What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name RENADETTE, KEVIN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,067.06 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUROUARD, ERIC T Employer name City of Olean Amount $74,067.04 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CAROLINE B Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $74,066.99 Date 10/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SANDRA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $74,066.49 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLMAN, DIANE M Y Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,065.86 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, JULIETA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,065.86 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, GAIL L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,065.86 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILLORAZA, DIANE S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,065.86 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,065.86 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDIE, DAVID L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,065.46 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT-SHERARD, DAWN T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $74,065.35 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDI, VINCENT J Employer name Albany County Amount $74,065.22 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHELDOR, LAURA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,065.19 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLICK, THOMAS L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,065.19 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MICHAEL T Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $74,064.80 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPUZANO, FELICIANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,064.39 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUQ, FAZLUL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $74,064.37 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERONICA A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $74,063.83 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, EDMUND A, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $74,063.78 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $74,063.57 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KURT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,063.49 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, MICHELINE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $74,063.46 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRONE, JOSEPH G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,063.46 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASAGASTI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Southold Amount $74,063.33 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNET, MICHAEL J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,062.88 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DONN T, II Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,062.46 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHEILA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $74,061.53 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHERRY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $74,061.29 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, ANTONIO M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $74,061.02 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DAMIAN A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $74,060.93 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, KARI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,060.59 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $74,060.12 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, MYRNA H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,059.98 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYATT, APRIL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,059.98 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCHIA, EILEEN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.98 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTA, SWARN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $74,059.97 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, GAIL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,059.97 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, TESSA J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,059.97 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, OSCAR A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,059.97 Date 01/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, VICTOR L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,059.97 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MADHABHAI B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,059.97 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, SUNDER Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,059.97 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, SHUK Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,059.97 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, SUK C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,059.97 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSON, MARGARET A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $74,059.97 Date 10/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COELLO, SOCORRO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMAGGIO, JOHN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KYLAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPIL, JEBY JOHN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIMALA, TOMY C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAPORT, KAREN T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, DARRYL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,059.97 Date 09/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG-TRUONG, YOMING Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,059.90 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBIJK, ILJA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $74,059.35 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JENNIFER Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $74,059.18 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, ARRON T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,058.99 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTERSON, MAVIA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $74,058.93 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, CURTIS A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $74,058.93 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LOLITA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $74,058.91 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,058.86 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMEISTER, DAVID M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $74,058.76 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, EVA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,058.72 Date 11/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, SHERRY A Employer name Ontario County Amount $74,058.58 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, DAVID W Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $74,058.24 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJUSTE, MIRIAM Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,057.94 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $74,057.69 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANNETTE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,057.52 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTON, EDNA C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $74,057.40 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON AHNEN, ANDREA J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $74,057.38 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, BARBARA M Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $74,057.36 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SANDRA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $74,057.31 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, DALE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $74,057.16 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAND, ALISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $74,056.91 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARY E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $74,056.73 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, BENJAMIN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,056.48 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBURTH, GAIL A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $74,056.36 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, MARGARET Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $74,056.29 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAYMOND J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $74,056.17 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, VERNA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,056.07 Date 01/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLAY, LAURA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,056.00 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGLER, ARTHUR J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $74,054.70 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TODD V Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,054.63 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAND, DONNA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $74,054.62 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, THERESA A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $74,054.62 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MARVA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $74,054.62 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,054.57 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINSHAGEN, RAYMOND H Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,054.54 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIN, WILLIAM M Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,054.49 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, NAOMI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,054.29 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CATHLEEN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,054.16 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MICHAEL S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $74,053.51 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOMB, WILLIAM D. Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $74,053.49 Date 06/18/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUWER, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $74,053.42 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANO, JOHN A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $74,053.21 Date 01/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, ROBERT K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $74,053.17 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MATTHEW C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,052.66 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, ADAM E Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $74,052.58 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, ARLENE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $74,052.30 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARIE D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $74,052.29 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $74,052.02 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System