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 NAGY, FRANK M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $71,934.47 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABPAMANO, MAYTEE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,934.45 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CASANDRA M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $71,934.33 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABSALON, CEDRICK Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $71,934.03 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY-DANZILO, KASEY N Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $71,933.77 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEENO, TODD A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,933.67 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHAEL V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,933.36 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JEAN M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $71,932.72 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDO, CHRISTINA G Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,932.15 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, DOROTHY B Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $71,931.92 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, KIMBERLY M Employer name Cortland County Amount $71,931.74 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JOSHUA R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $71,931.41 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, VICTORIA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,931.37 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, JEMELIS D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,931.26 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTORONE-YOUNG, KAREN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $71,931.11 Date 03/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGWALL, JOANNE R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $71,931.08 Date 11/15/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEROCE, MARGHERITA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $71,931.06 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGUD, ELINA GREG Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $71,931.00 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JAMES M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,930.27 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUFFO, ANTHONY D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $71,930.10 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, DANIEL K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $71,930.10 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,929.94 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLUNGHER, JOHN J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $71,929.77 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVID, EVA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $71,929.28 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,928.97 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHEENA T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,928.15 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EARL F Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $71,927.75 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSON, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $71,927.40 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNY, LAURA A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $71,926.95 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, BONNIE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $71,926.74 Date 09/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, LOUISE A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $71,926.48 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEHR, ALAN J, JR Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $71,926.22 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DENISE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,926.11 Date 04/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GREGORIO, MARC J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,926.09 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, RONALD W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $71,925.92 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPE, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,925.87 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, MARTIN S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $71,925.74 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, KENNETH R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,924.90 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEDLICKA, NANCY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,924.90 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUWER, RUDOLPH C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $71,924.83 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINGLY, JAMES R Employer name Village of Webster Amount $71,924.24 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN-FERNANDEZ, AUDREY Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $71,924.14 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, STEPHEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,924.12 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, ROSEMARY Employer name Ontario County Amount $71,924.02 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $71,923.93 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MICHAEL A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $71,923.67 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJDA, MARK W Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $71,923.54 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TESSA K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,923.52 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $71,923.14 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGNER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,923.06 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, SUSAN C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $71,922.50 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, RACHEL R Employer name Chemung County Amount $71,922.48 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, VINCENT C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $71,922.40 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RENEE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $71,922.26 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, STEVEN G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,922.07 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHAD A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $71,922.00 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDIOLA, SANDY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,921.67 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PATRICK D Employer name Columbia County Amount $71,921.56 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JEAN T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $71,921.54 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRASTRO, JANICE L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $71,921.45 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, ALESSANDRO L Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $71,920.70 Date 07/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BRIAN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $71,920.25 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALEO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $71,920.19 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, RENEE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $71,919.93 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, MICHAEL R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $71,919.78 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARLENE J Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $71,919.50 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAY, LENORE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,919.37 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGAGLIA, GIANNI Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $71,919.23 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCA, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,918.66 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SUSAN C Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $71,918.58 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOANNE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $71,917.86 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, TRACIE M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $71,917.78 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLIN, KIMBERLEY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,917.73 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, WILLIAM W Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $71,917.71 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, MICHAEL R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,917.64 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE, DAVID S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,917.22 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, MELISSA A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $71,916.97 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELASS, JEFFERY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,916.95 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, LAWRENCE O Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $71,916.50 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, WAYNE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,916.39 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $71,915.93 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, MARK L Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $71,915.37 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIBLER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,914.90 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, SHARON L Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $71,914.86 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CESAR Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $71,914.58 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDER, GWENDOLINE C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $71,913.89 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, SHIBANI S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $71,913.82 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTING, GLENN F Employer name Yates County Amount $71,913.53 Date 03/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROLLETTE, PAUL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $71,912.16 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPLEY, JAMIE M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $71,912.09 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $71,911.86 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMESSER, ROGER A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,911.49 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYGOOD, JOANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,911.48 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKER, DIANE E Employer name Lewis County Amount $71,911.40 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ARNOLD Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $71,911.32 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZOZOWSKI, JOHN F, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $71,911.09 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, CHRISTINA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,911.01 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, GARY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $71,910.93 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULERCIO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $71,910.83 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABBEY, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $71,910.59 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System