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 MARONEY, MARK C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,245.85 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DANIEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $71,245.58 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, ANGELA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,245.58 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYRES, LAURA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,245.58 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, BRENDAN W Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $71,245.54 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $71,245.37 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAS, PETER C Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $71,245.16 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KEVIN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,245.08 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDENDISTEL, NANCY L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $71,244.81 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BERRY, THOMAS J Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $71,244.02 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JACQUELINE Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $71,244.00 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,243.97 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKINPELU, SORITA Y Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $71,243.91 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DENISE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $71,243.57 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMPOL, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $71,243.49 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANE, KEITH P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $71,242.86 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, SANJITA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,242.70 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTER, LEE A, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $71,241.78 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DRISCOLL, NOREEN M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $71,241.23 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, MARK D Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $71,241.15 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUJJAR, DEVISHA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,240.46 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARRAWAY, THOMAS A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $71,240.32 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNTSEN, CATHERINE B Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $71,240.03 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, SHANE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $71,239.99 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAPAR, SHERRY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,239.55 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CORI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $71,239.50 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWARD, RICHARD L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $71,239.12 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JOHN R Employer name Village of Round Lake Amount $71,239.12 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERING, MAXIMILIAN T Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $71,238.98 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RENATA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $71,238.92 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, PAUL F Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $71,238.87 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEFANESCU, GEORGE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $71,238.50 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFF, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $71,238.33 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, JANICE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $71,238.00 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANICH, KATHLEEN H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,237.96 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSALLO, MICHAEL S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $71,237.76 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSACK, THOMAS Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $71,237.60 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KEVIN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $71,237.49 Date 02/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, AMBER N Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $71,237.45 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, KELLY B Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $71,237.40 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, CARA L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $71,237.33 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PAUL A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $71,237.25 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KENNETH W Employer name Greene County Amount $71,237.14 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KIM M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,237.00 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, MATTHEW R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $71,236.97 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBART, STEVEN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,236.87 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULET, JACQUES G Employer name Education Department Amount $71,236.78 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, JOSEPH F Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $71,236.36 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, MELISSA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,236.34 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIWICKI, WAYNE L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,236.33 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, NANCY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,235.65 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,235.60 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, HOLLY K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,235.60 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENINSKY, GERARD F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,235.60 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINHAS, DAVID J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,235.38 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STEVEN T Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $71,235.33 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KELLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,235.33 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUJA, LAURA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $71,234.99 Date 04/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $71,234.91 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLER, DAWN L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $71,234.70 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DIEU, W SEAN Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $71,234.46 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KATHLEEN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,233.11 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMON, LEA ANN Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $71,232.96 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLER, EDWARD W, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $71,232.89 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZOLI, MATTHEW L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $71,232.41 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, FREDERICK P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,232.37 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVASHANKAR, RASHMI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,232.07 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, LEONARD M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,232.07 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOISE, RICHARD A Employer name Orange County Amount $71,231.76 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTOR, MARK F Employer name Oneida County Amount $71,231.49 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHIEU, MARIE J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,231.30 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERRENCE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,231.19 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENRICE, WENDY Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $71,231.13 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CAROLYN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,230.34 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, ERIN T Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $71,229.85 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICO, JULIE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $71,229.04 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHN-CARLOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,228.66 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JANET A Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $71,227.75 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINETAR, VLADYSLAV Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $71,227.51 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRADLEY P Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $71,227.05 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, JEFFREY G Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $71,226.67 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERS, BRIAN C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $71,225.93 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Genesee County Amount $71,225.88 Date 06/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, KELLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,225.36 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, BRENDAN N Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $71,224.72 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,224.67 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRY, CHARLES P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $71,224.67 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Victor Amount $71,224.42 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, KAREN A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $71,223.80 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, VIVIAN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $71,223.74 Date 01/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, MARCEL Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $71,223.71 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KEVIN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $71,223.37 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PETER L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,223.27 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUST, ROSEMARIE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $71,223.20 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, LORI ANN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $71,223.11 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DEBRA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,222.50 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MATTHEW P Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $71,222.44 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,222.36 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, MARJORY H Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $71,222.34 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, TROY C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $71,221.42 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System