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 HANNA, AMANDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $73,986.04 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARZIO, PETER A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $73,986.00 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DAWN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,985.92 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, PATRICK J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $73,985.88 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ALAN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,985.81 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYEKAN, ALEXANDER G, JR Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,985.81 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKELEZO, JOHN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,985.81 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEBAN, JOSE ALAN D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $73,985.81 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, GINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,985.81 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLETT, SUZANNE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,985.81 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, MOHAMMED K Employer name Education Department Amount $73,985.81 Date 04/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, TYSHA Z Employer name Education Department Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, PAUL M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $73,985.81 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATOKI, MICHAEL I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,985.81 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALBERTI, GARY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,985.81 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLI, MICHAEL V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDJAK, DENNIS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,985.81 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSIA, KWASI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,985.81 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARETA, LORI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,985.81 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYNH, DIANA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,985.81 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAR, DEANNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,985.81 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $73,985.81 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLU-OJO, ESTHER O Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,985.81 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEN, ROXANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,985.81 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOKAS, CONSTANTINE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHI, VEER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $73,985.81 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, THOMASINA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, OTHNEIL C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JASON E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISIG, JOY L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, LAWRENCE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, HYMAN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MELISSA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKASH, ELLEN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKS, NANCY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIGH, SHAWN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, VIVIAN Y Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, MANUEL C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,985.81 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATAN, WILLIAM L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $73,985.80 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSLANDER, TODD M Employer name City of Albany Amount $73,985.64 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELITTE, DIANE L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,985.53 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DAWN R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $73,985.48 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHERONE, YVONNE M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $73,984.98 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, LINNBER P Employer name Education Department Amount $73,984.71 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIS, PHILIP R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $73,984.67 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERESH, LENA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $73,984.39 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEJA, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $73,984.20 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, CHARLES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,984.16 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEZER, DUANE R, II Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $73,983.36 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADUSE-POKU, TONY K Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,983.16 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, GAYATHRI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,983.12 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOPPA, THOMAS M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $73,983.11 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRELL, JOHN C Employer name Chemung County Amount $73,982.97 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, JEFFREY A Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $73,982.64 Date 06/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGNETTI, VICTOR, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,982.20 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORVILLO, HELEN M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $73,982.13 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN MARCO, ANTHONY G Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,981.94 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, EDWARD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,981.92 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JANICE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $73,980.58 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DAVID L Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $73,980.19 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCCIA, THEODORE G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,980.00 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFERMAT, JUSTIN J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $73,979.50 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REICHERT, WARREN C Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $73,979.28 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, STEVEN W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,979.23 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, RICHARD Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,979.12 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBERT L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $73,978.74 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, JOSEPH F Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $73,978.58 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, DONALD C Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $73,978.02 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDA, BENJAMIN J, III Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $73,977.77 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICKER, MARK B Employer name Rockland County Amount $73,977.56 Date 08/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JEREMIAH C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $73,977.54 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINEBERG, ADAM S Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,977.33 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, DAVID S Employer name Albany County Amount $73,977.30 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIA, JEANNE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $73,976.87 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, BRIAN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,976.75 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DAWN D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,976.31 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKENBACH, ERIN F Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $73,975.84 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHATRI, RAM Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,975.72 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ELIAS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,975.65 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRELLA, JAMES J, JR Employer name Town of Gates Amount $73,975.51 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERZON, HILARY S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $73,975.02 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHOCKI, RICHARD Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,974.79 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, JUSTIN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,974.75 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER-OWENS, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,974.50 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PAUL M Employer name City of Beacon Amount $73,974.32 Date 06/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, CHARLES J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $73,973.82 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTENTO, ANTHONY W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $73,973.73 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BRIAN L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,972.75 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, ELYSE ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,972.10 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, MARIA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $73,971.97 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, RICHARD M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $73,971.72 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, TIMOTHY F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $73,971.37 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZE, SUET F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,971.02 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, MOHAMMED R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $73,971.01 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-THOMAS, CHARMAIN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,971.01 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, TIRA N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,971.01 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, ADRIAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,971.01 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, DOUGLAS Employer name Education Department Amount $73,971.01 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHN, PHILIP Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,971.01 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,971.01 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System