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 GILLETTE, CORRIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,544.29 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, TINEEN A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $71,544.18 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHNIE, DELORES L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $71,544.13 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, REBECCA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,543.69 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, RUBEN Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,543.60 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGYAR, MICHAEL D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,543.36 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BERNICE R Employer name Wayne County Amount $71,543.34 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, MERLEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,543.20 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZOWSKI, ROBERT J, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,542.82 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEG, CATHERINE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $71,542.36 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGIO, JOANNE Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $71,542.18 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAAB, BRYAN R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,541.96 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNELLI, CARMINE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $71,541.90 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS-HAMM, PATRICIA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $71,541.79 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, CHRIS R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $71,541.71 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,541.66 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, MARION E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $71,541.05 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, CATHERINE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,540.96 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDIS, SUZANNE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,540.72 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $71,540.32 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DARYL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,539.97 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOFF, JEFFREY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,539.49 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, ANDREW D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,539.25 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, PHILLIP A Employer name Oneida County Amount $71,539.18 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, RAYMOND W Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,538.90 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, LESLIE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $71,538.65 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, SAMUEL E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $71,538.54 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, AARON T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,538.53 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, GORDON J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $71,538.33 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBARRY, ROSS V Employer name Warren County Amount $71,538.20 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, SUSAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,537.90 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JESSICA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,537.35 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOR, GLEN K Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $71,536.63 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUE, MD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $71,536.45 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $71,536.41 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Albion Amount $71,536.40 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, LYNN M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,536.35 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROHAN, JOHN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,535.79 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELLI, RONALD A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,535.73 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLINI, DANAE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,535.33 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, ROBERT Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $71,534.79 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, JANET I Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $71,534.76 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $71,534.38 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ANTHONY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,533.97 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LORETTA B Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $71,533.61 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ROBERT H Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,533.54 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUCCI, MARCO A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $71,533.54 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, JOSEPH Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $71,533.34 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, BRETT J Employer name Village of Voorheesville Amount $71,533.30 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, MICHELLE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,533.13 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BRANDON M Employer name City of Norwich Amount $71,532.27 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABUZO, FRANCIS REXSON A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,532.11 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, PETER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,531.87 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERBER, BRIAN J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $71,531.81 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JOSEPH A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $71,531.35 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, GERALD A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,531.21 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALZAMORA, MICHAEL A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,531.02 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, GARY, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $71,530.31 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, JACQUELINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,530.25 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT, BRANDON J P Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $71,530.05 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $71,529.98 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNELLO, AMBER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,529.67 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTRONE, JOHN D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $71,529.41 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERONI, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $71,529.39 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JOHN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,529.38 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAYLY, KEVIN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,528.62 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRA, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $71,528.58 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABAD, CHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,528.34 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLI, NANCY A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $71,528.32 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWACKI, NADINE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $71,527.73 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, TYSEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $71,527.70 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACHFORD, MICHAEL J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $71,527.44 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, MAC NEAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,527.44 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, PATRICK J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $71,527.35 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, JOHN P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $71,527.12 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, JOSE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $71,526.66 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, DAVID A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,526.21 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, ROBERT J Employer name Wayne County Amount $71,525.80 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, MIGUEL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,525.59 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, RYAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $71,525.50 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNELLI, JOSEPH Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $71,524.86 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBOY, TIMOTHY Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $71,524.79 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIMAN, KIM S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $71,524.32 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, ROBERT F Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,524.25 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, AMY R Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $71,523.93 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTI, JOHN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $71,523.73 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,523.64 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, CAROLYN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,523.49 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, BARBARA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $71,523.27 Date 09/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GORDON D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $71,522.79 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROODY, JOSEPH A Employer name Steuben County Amount $71,522.62 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAL, THOMAS K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,522.40 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $71,522.22 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENZA, MICHAEL S Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $71,522.20 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIAN, JAMES J Employer name Genesee County Amount $71,521.95 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVIA, JALICA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,521.31 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, JESSICA T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,521.20 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHIMER, KELLY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $71,521.18 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODOUGH, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,521.10 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTO, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,521.10 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System