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 KOOPMAN, AMY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $73,106.99 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORETTE, DENISE Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $73,106.61 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $73,106.58 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, JACOB A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,105.92 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, DAWN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $73,104.99 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, HENRY R, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,104.96 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZMYRKO, WALTER D Employer name Broome County Amount $73,104.80 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, WILLIAM D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,104.74 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, JOSE M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $73,104.61 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBY, NATHAN L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $73,104.37 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DEAN H Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $73,104.10 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, NANCY L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $73,103.72 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, ROBERT C Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $73,103.54 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHLER, SCOTT P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $73,102.76 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KENNETH W Employer name City of Albany Amount $73,101.89 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGGEL, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $73,101.55 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, SEAN P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $73,100.99 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUS, BETH S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $73,100.86 Date 10/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, DONNA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,100.47 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIMBALD, JASON P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,100.18 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BRENDA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $73,099.96 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ALBERT W Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $73,099.54 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ALLISON L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,099.07 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSHER, SANDRA A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $73,098.99 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DANIELLE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $73,098.96 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, ANTHONY R Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $73,098.41 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMINS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $73,098.35 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $73,097.92 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPSKI, DARLENE M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $73,097.49 Date 11/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN-MOORE, KARLECHIA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $73,096.89 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUTHER, YUERI W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,096.56 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, PATRICK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $73,096.30 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, PATRICIA A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $73,096.14 Date 06/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, XIN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,096.03 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, WILLIAM Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $73,095.98 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, JAMES E Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,095.49 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, NOEMI E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,094.88 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, CANDICE M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,094.41 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, RODNEY B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $73,094.13 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, MICHAEL T Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $73,094.02 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,094.00 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTZBACH, BARBARA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,094.00 Date 06/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, ROSANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,094.00 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENBERG, JESSICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,094.00 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLES-LINDSKOG, CELIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,094.00 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREGEL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $73,093.48 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MARTIN R Employer name Capital Dist Reg Planning Comm Amount $73,093.38 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, GERARD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,092.89 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JANINE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $73,092.74 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,092.64 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSONG, JON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $73,092.57 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, JULIE L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $73,092.56 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, JULIA J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,092.56 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEROLF, DIANE C Employer name Broome County Amount $73,092.52 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGELSKI, JOHN E, JR Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $73,092.24 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, MIN MIN Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,092.02 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KIMBERLY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,091.86 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENCI, TOD A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $73,091.72 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, JOHN A Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $73,091.62 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGIE, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $73,091.51 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VALERIE B Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $73,091.29 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKINS, MARK E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $73,091.24 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD-CASOLO, BRANDEN Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $73,091.21 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, THOMAS E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $73,091.13 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIN, MATTHEW D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,090.93 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOM, BRIAN S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,090.92 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $73,090.43 Date 03/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEJNICZAK, CRAIG E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $73,090.38 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYK, KRISTA L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $73,090.28 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULAY, STEPHANIE H Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $73,089.74 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICKEL, STEVEN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,089.60 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLING, SARAH E Employer name Education Department Amount $73,089.37 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLINGTON, JAMES W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $73,089.37 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZZILLO, RALPH J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $73,089.34 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGLOVE, GEOFFREY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,089.18 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $73,088.58 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEDULONIS, ROSEPAULA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,088.37 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUNA-ZALAZAR, MARIA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,088.27 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGSTAFF, JAMES A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $73,087.86 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGAN, JAMES E Employer name Essex County Amount $73,087.82 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINO, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.61 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNENBERG, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.61 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHELE L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.61 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, KATHI A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.61 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, DANIEL R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.61 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BONITA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.61 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TONYA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $73,087.39 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRERO, MIRIAM Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $73,087.20 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, RACHEL M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,086.85 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAVELLI, NANCY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,086.85 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,086.85 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JAMES L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $73,086.58 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, GREGORY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $73,086.52 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAKALIS, ZACHARY Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $73,086.18 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, TIMOTHY F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $73,085.94 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, SHAWN E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $73,085.45 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYKA, KRISTINE A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $73,085.14 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, NATASHA NICOLE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,085.11 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIMI, ALEXANDER F Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,084.94 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOHL, ANN MARIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,084.81 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System