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 SEIDEN, E LEE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $71,304.25 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRULOWITZ, MARK Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $71,304.25 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MARY E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $71,304.25 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANI, BRYAN R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $71,304.09 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, THERESA R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $71,304.06 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENZINE, LEO Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $71,303.82 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, ROBERT J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $71,303.60 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVE, RYAN W Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $71,303.53 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFERT, MARY ANN Employer name City of Lockport Amount $71,303.36 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGURN, PATRICK J Employer name Orleans County Amount $71,303.33 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDISON, WENDY S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $71,302.76 Date 07/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, DAVID L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $71,302.48 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINZIANNI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,302.29 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,302.03 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BOBBIE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $71,301.07 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MONA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $71,301.05 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, TRISHA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $71,301.02 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, KENNETH J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $71,301.01 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GESEN, LUKE E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $71,300.98 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, KATHLEEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,300.85 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMACH, THOMAS E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $71,299.88 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKASA, AGNES N Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,299.67 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMARK, AMANDA W Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $71,299.46 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVVA, LUCILLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,299.37 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DIANE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $71,299.33 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNATA, EVELYN R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,299.10 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAEDER, STEVEN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,299.10 Date 04/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDERHAUSER, MARK A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $71,299.10 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, SARAH T Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,299.00 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROKOS, GEOFFREY M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $71,298.96 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JORGE L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $71,298.95 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SUSAN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,298.90 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DAVID R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $71,298.84 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEFFREY W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $71,298.27 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LARRY A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $71,297.35 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNERT, MATTHEW L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,296.76 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $71,296.52 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVARTS, KELLY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,296.51 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFILLIPPO, JENNIFER E Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $71,296.50 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERS, SCOTT C Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $71,296.28 Date 07/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, THOMAS Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $71,296.14 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCURSO, DONNA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $71,295.92 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, WESLEY M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,294.93 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, ZACHARY E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $71,294.92 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAREDDY, VINATHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,294.70 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, CHRISTOFER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,294.70 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, ANGELA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $71,294.25 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, LAURA A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $71,294.10 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTTMAN, DOLORES A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,293.77 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAUTELS, DANIEL G Employer name Albany County Amount $71,293.57 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, JASON D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,293.30 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, WAYNE W Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $71,293.25 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, CORINNE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,293.20 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCUM, SHARON E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,293.04 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, JULIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,293.01 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KALI O J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $71,292.98 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANELLO, JAMES P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $71,292.78 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURZIK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,292.73 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARSTAD, DANIEL R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $71,292.63 Date 02/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILIPS, LINDA J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $71,292.26 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JOHN W Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $71,292.23 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGELL, SUZANNE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,291.84 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWNES, SUZANNE C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,291.72 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, MARY A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $71,291.61 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNAK, STEPHEN D, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,291.60 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SHELLEY M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $71,291.58 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONAN, DANIEL B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $71,291.53 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, WARREN C Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $71,291.50 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEHOLTS, JOHN D, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $71,291.43 Date 06/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,291.42 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVARD, JAMES P Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,290.94 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MARIE J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $71,290.22 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $71,290.11 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, THERESA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,289.64 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOYN, BRIAN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $71,289.45 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, NICOLE J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,289.01 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, YOUJIE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,288.79 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CESAR A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,288.69 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TERRY E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $71,288.23 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRICHLOW, OUSELEY L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $71,288.23 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFFEY-MERRINS, LYNNE M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $71,288.18 Date 10/15/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINS, DARIA B Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $71,288.18 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NORA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $71,288.18 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSHAY, PEGGY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINI, MARY T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONERS, ANNMARIE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, RITA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, DANA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, KATHIE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 05/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADALA, JOSEPH S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANOPHY, KRISTINE H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, DONNA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ELLEN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCELO-MONT, OLGA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRE, KIM A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, KEMELY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,288.18 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, LYMAN R, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $71,288.11 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,287.82 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOEHRLE, DAVID E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $71,287.79 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATERO, VINCENT A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $71,287.41 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System