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 MARTIN, STEVE F Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $73,687.60 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, SUELY P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $73,687.02 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORDY, MAUREEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $73,686.38 Date 12/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JACQUELINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,686.38 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARILYN Y Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,686.38 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGNES, LINDA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO-LIZANA, LIGIA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO, TIMOTHY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, YA'CARA C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JOSE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, ROMULO A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LUIS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINALES, ADRIAN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,686.38 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCERO, JULIO R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,686.38 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIA, DONNA G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,686.05 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACARO, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,685.83 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REEVES, JOHN P, III Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $73,685.76 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORIZA, ELENA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,685.57 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, ADAM D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,685.55 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO, TIMOTHY J, II Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $73,685.00 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, ALISHA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $73,684.86 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, PETER J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $73,684.51 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JAMES D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $73,684.34 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMES, CHARLES L, JR Employer name Ontario County Amount $73,683.93 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILIUS, KATIANA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,683.84 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAKIS, MARK J Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $73,683.80 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, ROBERT C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,683.45 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GORDON A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $73,683.16 Date 02/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGNATO, MICHAEL Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $73,682.72 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESKIND, JERRY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,682.34 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTUCIO, PATRICIA F Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $73,682.00 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGELI, ERICH P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $73,681.66 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABEL, EILEEN E Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $73,681.47 Date 12/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELLI, RITA B Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $73,681.20 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, STEVEN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $73,681.05 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBERG, JAMIE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $73,680.96 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIBBEN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $73,680.06 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOYCELYN L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $73,679.87 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CALLAGHAN, ROBERT S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $73,679.85 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AARON M Employer name Broome County Amount $73,679.74 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, GLENN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $73,679.61 Date 06/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CATHERINE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $73,678.89 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONN, JOHN G Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $73,678.69 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUNGAL, GEORGE V Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $73,678.51 Date 04/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, ROSSY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,678.41 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDAY, WILLIAM R Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $73,678.06 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CHARLES V Employer name Albany County Amount $73,677.91 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUGE, HEIDI A Employer name Upper Hudson Library System Amount $73,677.70 Date 09/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZE-ISERHIEN, OSAROBO Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,677.58 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEBRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,677.58 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMALZBACH, JEANNE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $73,676.94 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER-HERNANDEZ, MIGDA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,676.86 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, WARD H Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,676.85 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARD, JAMES V Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $73,676.37 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUDRALA, VANI Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $73,676.22 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARACCIO, VINCENT P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $73,675.70 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDWARD A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,674.94 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONEYE, ADETUTU L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,674.51 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ERIK A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $73,674.38 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DARRYL H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,673.91 Date 11/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDA, RENE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $73,673.91 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, JEANNE M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $73,673.79 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ONGE, MICHAEL M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $73,673.70 Date 04/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, MARIA T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $73,673.16 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, DOUGLAS M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $73,672.53 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PSOMAS, STEPHANIE K Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $73,672.18 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $73,671.80 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLGART, BRONISLAV Y Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $73,671.65 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, MARIE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,671.37 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, SEAN Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,671.33 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ELENA V Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $73,670.95 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIAMAH-MARANGA, JOYCE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $73,670.89 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, ERIN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $73,670.44 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, DONALD Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $73,670.34 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMINIO, LETICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,670.32 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLIN, ALAN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $73,670.19 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROSE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $73,669.54 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, SCOTT Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $73,669.42 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINOGA, RAYMOND J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $73,669.04 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIPINTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $73,668.75 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, ROBBE E, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,668.59 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHANIM, DAVID J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,668.33 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALASCA, DARREN L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $73,668.23 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, WILLIAM F Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $73,667.86 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, TINA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $73,667.64 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $73,667.63 Date 06/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, TODD J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $73,667.30 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, DENISE K Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $73,667.01 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, DONNA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,666.88 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, TERRY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $73,666.38 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, COLIN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $73,665.79 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSACCHIA, MICHAEL Employer name Bayport Fire District Amount $73,665.71 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH W Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $73,665.10 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOANNE Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $73,664.96 Date 07/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLTHOF, SUSAN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $73,664.95 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, JEANNE M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $73,664.92 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AMY E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $73,664.92 Date 04/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEBRA E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $73,664.92 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, GLENN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $73,664.77 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System