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 LAGODA, MICHAEL D Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $72,964.68 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, TAYLOR R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $72,964.62 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRIAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $72,964.48 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, DOUGLAS H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $72,964.29 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, PAMELA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,964.25 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, EDWARD W Employer name City of Olean Amount $72,963.35 Date 01/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOEHLKE, JAMES E Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $72,962.93 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMAN, NEAL L Employer name City of Geneva Amount $72,962.73 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, GEORGE P Employer name Erie County Amount $72,962.32 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHER, KATHLEEN B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $72,962.14 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, WILLIAM A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $72,962.11 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIBBS, ANDRE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,961.53 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVILE, FABIENNE K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,961.14 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, WAYNE E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $72,960.80 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, JOHN P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $72,960.49 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTIL, NOVEL J Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $72,960.26 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JASON M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,960.05 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, AUREA Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $72,960.01 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ERIN E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $72,959.51 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $72,959.34 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEREK L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $72,959.30 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, DARLENE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $72,959.15 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIZAR, KIMBERLY D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,958.99 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, LAURIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $72,958.80 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANLER, RONALD T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $72,958.46 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, PRIMADONNA C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $72,958.45 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DAWN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,958.40 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, MATTHEW G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $72,958.10 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTIS, PAUL C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $72,958.08 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, FRANCES Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,958.05 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JOSE R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $72,957.96 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, VIRGINIA Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $72,957.79 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOIA, MICHAEL C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $72,957.76 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $72,957.05 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JASON D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $72,956.35 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARK J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,956.30 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, BRIAN R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $72,955.92 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLT, BRYAN M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $72,955.33 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTICK, IVORY N Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $72,955.30 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEHERN, KATHLEEN Employer name Orange County Amount $72,954.69 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZORA, TARYN V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,954.36 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUCKERN, EDWARD L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $72,954.32 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, ALVION Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $72,953.79 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSEN-BENNETT, DOROTHY L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $72,953.72 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, DONNA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $72,953.20 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $72,953.15 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TOGGARY K Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $72,953.08 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEINER, RICHARD R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $72,953.08 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWRY, THOMAS P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $72,953.06 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, REINERIO I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,952.96 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCANGEL, LISA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $72,952.34 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, CLARISSA J Employer name Cortland County Amount $72,951.81 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, DENIS M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $72,951.78 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCHI, KRISTINA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,951.57 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPIETRO, JASON H Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,951.39 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUF, MATTHEW B Employer name Albany County Amount $72,951.25 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, RANDALL G Employer name Orleans County Amount $72,951.10 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, JASON A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $72,950.75 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOBECKI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $72,950.17 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREW P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $72,950.08 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, TIFFANY L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $72,949.94 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KRISTA N Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $72,949.91 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLOS R Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $72,949.91 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWENS, DAVID K Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $72,949.80 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, TONYA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $72,949.70 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARA, GREGORY Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,949.54 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUPPER, YEHUDA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $72,948.41 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,948.31 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, ANGELENE C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $72,948.13 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ALEJANDRO C Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $72,948.00 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARG, PHILLIP D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $72,947.71 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, SILVIA N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $72,947.66 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNAS, THEODORE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,947.50 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KATHLEEN S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $72,947.38 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $72,947.35 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, NANCY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,947.34 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUSS, JUDITH L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $72,947.29 Date 12/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, BRIAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,946.99 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, ROBERT D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $72,946.98 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, JENIFER L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,946.81 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, LISA E Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $72,946.22 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, LISA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $72,945.92 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, STAYCIA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $72,945.37 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,945.33 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, MARIA P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $72,945.16 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBISTY, KENNETH F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $72,945.16 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEL, SALLY A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $72,945.13 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, MARTIN, JR Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $72,944.93 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MARJORIE E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $72,944.83 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERWITZ, JANINE M Employer name Department of State Amount $72,944.38 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSKOCZ, MARY ANN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $72,944.30 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWLOWSKI, CINDY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.20 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, PATRICIA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATT, RASHMIKANT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, GRACE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSIR, GWENN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, DEBORAH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHRHOFF, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHRIN, JUDITH W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 09/09/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOVAL, KRISTEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,944.00 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System