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 ASHLEY, ANDREW J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $72,542.03 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, JONATHAN G Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $72,541.81 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIBLE, NICOLE V Employer name Rockland County Amount $72,541.79 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARLENA R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $72,541.67 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITTEER, TROY R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $72,541.62 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, WILLIAM P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,541.51 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, JAMES L Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $72,540.63 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNOSKI, DAVID Employer name City of Albany Amount $72,540.15 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCOUX, ELIZABETH A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $72,540.15 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, PAMELA J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $72,539.66 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPELLI, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $72,539.36 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCKROW, TERRY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,539.34 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, ASHLEY C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,539.01 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KIERAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $72,538.91 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PADUA, GILBERT JAMES P Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $72,538.36 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROEHLEIN, DANIEL R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $72,538.14 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON MATT, MIRANDA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $72,538.03 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,538.03 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMALENBERGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $72,538.02 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERGENZINGER, FRED T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,537.80 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MARK S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $72,537.28 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, PORTIA Employer name Locust Valley Water District Amount $72,536.25 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, ANTHONY M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $72,536.06 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZYK, MATHEW R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $72,535.50 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINO, LISA Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $72,535.48 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAILER, PATRICIA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,535.38 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, COREY R Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,535.24 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THERESA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $72,535.22 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RICHARD D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,535.14 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVISON, JULIE L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $72,534.97 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHOMME, BARBARA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $72,534.86 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JEFFREY P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,534.77 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLING, PAUL W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $72,533.68 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DEBORAH E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $72,533.61 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TONY B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $72,532.82 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAR, JEAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $72,532.68 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LINDSEY B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $72,532.67 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPHEW, RUSSELL H, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $72,532.44 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWARD, DARREN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,532.12 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, PHILLIP J Employer name City of Rome Amount $72,531.94 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, TARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,531.31 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERNICK, RONALD S, JR Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $72,531.25 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ANN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $72,531.22 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, SILVIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,530.68 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KELLY A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $72,530.09 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, FRANCES M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $72,529.84 Date 06/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, PREMNAUTH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $72,529.57 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, KIMBERLY Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $72,529.43 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome County Amount $72,529.17 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TOMMIE L, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,529.03 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $72,528.89 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, LLOYD F Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $72,528.80 Date 03/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, JAMES L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,528.69 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLES, CAROL J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $72,528.69 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGLER, ROBERT S Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $72,528.59 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, JESSICA L Employer name Education Department Amount $72,527.06 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, DANA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,526.26 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMELA, ERNEST D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $72,526.12 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPID, SHARLENE G Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $72,526.01 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, JOAN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,525.52 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, DESIRAE Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,525.48 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,524.70 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, JOHN J, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $72,524.33 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDISCO, MICHAEL Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $72,524.16 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARY L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $72,524.08 Date 08/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, CHERYL B Employer name Erie County Amount $72,523.86 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RANDALL T Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $72,523.58 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARIGIANIS, MAUREEN K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,523.39 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUYEDE, JOSEPH A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $72,523.30 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAD, MALLORY B Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $72,523.00 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIJAYAN, SATHISH Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $72,523.00 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, SHARON H Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,522.88 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUE, ANN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,522.82 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVE, MARKAND Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $72,522.49 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, KRISTIN L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $72,522.04 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUFFOLETTO, MEGAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,522.03 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSETTI, AVRUM A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,521.87 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGVIK, HEATHER M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $72,521.35 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEBLE, WILLIAM F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $72,521.23 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONLY, BEATRICE T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $72,521.08 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $72,520.94 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZDRAJSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $72,520.89 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $72,520.80 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $72,520.74 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, ENRIQUE, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $72,520.56 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEISLE, CHRISTINE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,520.35 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALDO, SHAWN E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $72,520.00 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,519.95 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, CHARLES M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $72,519.88 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Troy Amount $72,519.82 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDA, MIGUEL A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $72,519.43 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RYAN K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,519.15 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, CHARLES M Employer name Orange County Amount $72,518.91 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, NOEL P Employer name Steuben County Amount $72,518.76 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LUZCELENIA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $72,518.45 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $72,517.90 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, KARI A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $72,517.84 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZMAN, JODI K Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,517.58 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, JAMES J Employer name Rockland County Amount $72,517.27 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSBY, KERSENDRIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $72,516.94 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System