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 RANGER, BRENT A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,777.82 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEA, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,777.63 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, FREDY S R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $72,777.60 Date 08/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINI, ANDREW C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $72,777.54 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, DANIEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $72,777.06 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENIS, CAROLYN A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $72,777.04 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KYLE G Employer name Broome County Amount $72,777.04 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EDWARD J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,777.02 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICALIZZI, MICHAEL T Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $72,776.74 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURM, KYLE Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,776.21 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DANIEL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,776.13 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITACRE, MICHAEL B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $72,775.90 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, PHILIP A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $72,775.85 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,775.68 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, SHEILA A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $72,775.59 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, FREDERICK L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $72,774.96 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, ERIC S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $72,774.54 Date 06/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENTE, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $72,774.32 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,774.06 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETCINKO, THOMAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $72,773.52 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, WILLIAM K, SR Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $72,773.11 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWALL, VICTORIA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $72,772.42 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KAREN H Employer name Erie County Amount $72,772.30 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KEVIN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $72,772.26 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, JAMI A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $72,772.09 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY, RANDY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,771.89 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, FRANKLIN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,771.71 Date 11/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOURNO, EUGENE J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $72,771.54 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIDY, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $72,771.20 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,770.22 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPENSTEDT, JOHN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,770.05 Date 10/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIERI, LYNN A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $72,769.96 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAB, STEVE P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $72,769.66 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, THOMAS J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $72,769.38 Date 06/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNITZKI, MARYANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,769.38 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHRET, MATTHEW J Employer name Washington County Amount $72,768.77 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SORBO, JOHN B Employer name Education Department Amount $72,768.57 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREGO, AURELIO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,768.12 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, DARYL M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $72,767.99 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JOHN F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $72,767.71 Date 08/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, ANTHONY P Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $72,767.65 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTA, PAUL T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,767.53 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TASKER, JOSEPH A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,767.48 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALLI, JO-ANN M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $72,767.39 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARROLL, JAMES A, IV Employer name City of Albany Amount $72,767.28 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $72,767.21 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLI, LISA C Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $72,766.73 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, MANUEL L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $72,766.67 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNKOWSKI, DAVID J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,766.33 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, MARIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,765.77 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, DAWN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,764.99 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNERMAN-MARTIN, LINDA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $72,764.92 Date 07/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, DAMON A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $72,764.91 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, ROBERT Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $72,764.54 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHADOURIAN, MARK H Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,764.26 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRAN, SARAH K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,764.26 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKAS, ANNALISE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,764.26 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PETER R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,764.26 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVEN, LISA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,764.26 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINOVICH, STEFANIE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $72,764.01 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ANDREA Employer name Department of Law Amount $72,763.98 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIFFER, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $72,763.98 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KIMBERLY S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $72,763.93 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLESKI, RICHARD M Employer name Broome County Amount $72,763.89 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN F, JR Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $72,763.86 Date 10/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, TRACEY L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $72,763.69 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, ROBERT C Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $72,763.42 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, INGRID A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $72,763.34 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, DAMON M Employer name Ulster County Amount $72,763.00 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $72,762.87 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMO, MARY P Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,762.75 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, ROBIN L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $72,762.63 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, GREGORY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,762.45 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLBERG, PAUL F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $72,762.32 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATTHEW Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $72,762.01 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, BRYAN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $72,761.89 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASE, MICHAEL R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $72,761.72 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLA, RACHEL A Employer name Wayne County Amount $72,761.56 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLANN, MARTIN T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $72,761.46 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATIEH, CHARLES M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,761.25 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERICA J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $72,760.81 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEED, SAMUEL Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $72,760.55 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, COURTNEY E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $72,760.51 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSMAN, BRIAN E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $72,760.49 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYK, MICHAEL W B Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $72,760.04 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIMIGLIA, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $72,759.78 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, CYNTHIA N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $72,759.69 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, KECIA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,759.59 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, HASAN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,759.39 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKER, KIM M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $72,759.23 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBENG, SAMMY F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $72,758.98 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTOS, PHILIP A Employer name Wayne County Amount $72,758.85 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNUS, DAWN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,758.69 Date 07/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRISKY, MARY ELLEN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $72,758.66 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTSEN, KEVIN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $72,758.58 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIMARI, ARIMEY C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $72,758.25 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, ELIZABETH E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $72,758.25 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, ADLAI A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,757.93 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUL, LAURA J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $72,757.30 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTOFANTI, MARY E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $72,757.25 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System