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 MARINO, NICHLOAS P Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $71,835.81 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,835.64 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULLEY, REBECCA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $71,835.25 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRYMAN, BONNIE M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $71,835.21 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENE M Employer name Village of Depew Amount $71,835.15 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSOLO, ANN D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $71,835.15 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SCOTT Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $71,834.83 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ALVIN Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $71,834.74 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, MATTHEW C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $71,834.51 Date 08/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACLAIR, JON A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $71,834.23 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, EDWARD L, II Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $71,834.06 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, DENISE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $71,834.05 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, PETE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $71,834.02 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ADAM S Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $71,833.69 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOSEPH N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,833.29 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, REBECCA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $71,833.13 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, JOHN E Employer name Albany County Amount $71,833.13 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JERRY L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $71,832.46 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KAREN P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,832.42 Date 12/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, JACQUELINE S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $71,832.05 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANO, JACOB T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $71,831.37 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIANT, FRANCIS H, III Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $71,831.24 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, TESSA N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,831.23 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLLER, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $71,831.04 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIMES, GAYNELL L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $71,830.86 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURLIN, JEAN L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $71,830.15 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRIVEE, CAROL A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $71,829.53 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, LOUIS J Employer name Fulton County Amount $71,829.31 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDINA, FRANK M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $71,829.20 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, LAZARO Employer name Sullivan County Amount $71,829.17 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVOLA, JAMES A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $71,829.15 Date 04/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, CAROL A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $71,828.90 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTOSH, LANCE R Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $71,828.16 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, BRENT A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,827.40 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, ERIC W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,827.27 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOVITTI, DE ETTE C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $71,826.27 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,826.26 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $71,825.81 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SEAN G Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,825.62 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $71,825.49 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLOSKO, ROBERT N Employer name Erie County Amount $71,825.19 Date 06/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLAUDIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $71,825.09 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JOSEPH J Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $71,825.08 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, BETTY L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $71,824.84 Date 04/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGEL, ABIGAIL J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $71,824.84 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHIECHIO, JULIANNA Employer name Erie County Amount $71,823.88 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPKOWSKI, ROBERT P Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $71,823.41 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAR, GEORGE W Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $71,822.93 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIFER, LAURA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $71,822.66 Date 11/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, ROSANN Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $71,822.57 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MARK W Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,821.87 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $71,821.60 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, SCOTT W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $71,821.08 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHT, ROBERT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $71,821.01 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,820.74 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUSAN J Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $71,820.55 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASHEFSKY, MARTIN A Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $71,820.31 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, DANIEL R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $71,820.29 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOROTHY A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $71,820.28 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KENNEDY E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $71,820.25 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, JOSE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $71,820.11 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECHON, MICHAEL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,819.90 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CORY R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,819.80 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELONA, PAULA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $71,819.70 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJDA, STEPHEN T Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $71,819.50 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECHENFINGER, CARL L Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $71,819.43 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIRN, PETER E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,817.65 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KEVIN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,817.58 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCIGROSSO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,817.52 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, JEAN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $71,817.19 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGOSTINO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,816.67 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLS, MATHEW W Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $71,816.35 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MICHAEL C Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,816.32 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNYSON, ANNETTE D Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $71,815.87 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, NICHOLAS S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,815.62 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTZ, KAREN M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $71,815.58 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, FRANCIS L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $71,814.05 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ERIN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,813.80 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, GLENN P Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $71,813.45 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,813.33 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONETTA, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $71,813.10 Date 07/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, ANTHONY W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,812.99 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JULIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,812.97 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHENBACH, RENEE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $71,812.72 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, SHERRIE L Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $71,812.37 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLIA, ANTHONY P, JR Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $71,812.08 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEUNE, JESSICA E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $71,812.02 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, JOHN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $71,811.72 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, BENJAMIN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,810.33 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANIER, DEREK J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $71,809.93 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, ERIK J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,809.88 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, TRUDY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,809.27 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALONACK, BRETT T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,809.22 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARHARTT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $71,809.08 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MASI, KERIN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,808.88 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEJO, WILFRIDO Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $71,808.56 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEMIS, MICHELE C Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $71,807.91 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, DAVID T Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $71,807.63 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDONA, MARILYN T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $71,807.48 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIORGIO, SAVERIO F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $71,806.76 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System