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 ABEL, KAREN L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $74,034.21 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIMBERLY S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $74,034.06 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, LAMONT Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $74,034.04 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LINDA J Employer name Education Department Amount $74,033.60 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LYNN W Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $74,033.55 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, PETER L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,033.28 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNO, MARC J Employer name City of Utica Amount $74,033.02 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOAN Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $74,032.99 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIGOTTO, EUGENE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $74,032.88 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, SCOTT Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,032.76 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, SUSAN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,032.65 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMION, JEFFERY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,032.43 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, ASHLEY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,032.16 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEY, ARTHUR J, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $74,032.00 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSTAITA, RUSSELL R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $74,031.69 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JESSICA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,031.51 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWELL, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,031.45 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAGGS, KRISTINA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,031.45 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, VENECIA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $74,031.45 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LITTU Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $74,031.45 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $74,031.42 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOGHKIRK, DONNA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $74,031.30 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECHER, MATTHEW J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $74,031.27 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, KEVIN D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,031.10 Date 01/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFFIGON, SAUNDRA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,031.05 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ABRAHAM Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,031.00 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, LISHA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,031.00 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, MERRILL R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $74,031.00 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, EDWIN M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $74,031.00 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEUDI, KING N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,031.00 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEDS, MATTHEW W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,031.00 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, CRYSTAL V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,031.00 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, DERRICK R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,031.00 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, SHIRLEY A Employer name Erie County Amount $74,030.05 Date 08/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADESINA, OLAYINKA J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $74,029.99 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISON, VERNECIA N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,029.97 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLO, KIMBERLY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $74,029.96 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SELINA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $74,029.42 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSTLE, MELISSA Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $74,029.19 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLYN, KIMBERLY C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $74,029.17 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, SABU M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,028.39 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, DONNA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,027.90 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, GEORGE G Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $74,027.75 Date 04/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CAROLYN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,027.70 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, CRAIG A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $74,027.45 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIOROWSKI, EILEEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,027.30 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALACHIK, TODD V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,027.26 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLER, ROBERT Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $74,027.21 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSSICK, JENNIFER K Employer name Steuben County Amount $74,025.70 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CARLENE Employer name Department of Law Amount $74,025.68 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUILLETTE, LISA F Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $74,025.61 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPEAU, JULIANA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,025.33 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JEFFREY B Employer name Ontario County Amount $74,024.98 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, PATRICIA Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $74,024.44 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Webster Amount $74,024.25 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNIK, MIKHAIL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $74,023.90 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJESUS, MICHAEL A, III Employer name Education Department Amount $74,023.70 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IQRAM, MOHAMMAD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,023.52 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $74,023.42 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAADE, CATHERINE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $74,023.13 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CLIVELL R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,022.76 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, JUAN, III Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $74,022.23 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELE, ROBERT L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $74,022.13 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AMBER A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,021.19 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARIELLO, DIANE Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $74,021.09 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRUSA, ALAN P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,021.07 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SYLVIA Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $74,021.07 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, PAUL W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,020.83 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, MICHELLE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,020.79 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKO, ALEKSANDRA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $74,020.69 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, JAHNEL J Employer name Lawyers Client Protection Fund Amount $74,020.61 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDING, KENNETH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,020.30 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMES E Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,020.00 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LARRY B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,019.95 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, BRUCE L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $74,019.93 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, AMY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,019.84 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTERFIELD, JOHN B Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $74,019.84 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, BRUCE H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $74,019.77 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, NICHOLAS M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,018.96 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCHADO, MARGARET I Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,018.53 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, RICHARD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,017.95 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMASELLI, ANTHONY P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, ARI T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,017.74 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMNES, MATTHEW T Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $74,017.74 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BRIAN M Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, DAVID J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, THOMAS G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, DI Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURDYNA, AIMEE K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KRISTIN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, FELICIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNTER, DAMALI H Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $74,017.74 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRAIA, ANNETTE M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $74,017.60 Date 01/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBOLE, DAVID H Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,017.20 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, BERNADETTE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,017.09 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMMINELLO, GASPARE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,017.07 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUT, JOHN M, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,016.96 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERENICH, VITALY Employer name City of Utica Amount $74,016.78 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLVIN, FRANCES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,016.72 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFETTONE, JOHN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,016.65 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System