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 JIANG, JIAN FANG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,101.20 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, INGRID M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,101.02 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, MICHAEL P Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $71,101.00 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMECANGELO, DAVID J Employer name Rockland County Amount $71,100.93 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, KRISTIN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $71,100.90 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, GERALD A, JR Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $71,100.55 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, KEISHA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,100.35 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JAMES P Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,100.29 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, RHONDA K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $71,100.18 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBROTHER, JASON W Employer name City of Rome Amount $71,099.63 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABEL, TAMUNOKURO F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,099.60 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPLEY, JOHN M, JR Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $71,099.47 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, SANDRA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $71,099.41 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULIP, JOSHUA C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,098.94 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVELLO, JESSICA L Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $71,098.88 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISTICO, ANTHONY J Employer name Putnam County Amount $71,098.41 Date 08/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, NICHOLAS L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $71,098.40 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, DAVID R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $71,098.30 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHTYL, KYLE P Employer name Niagara County Amount $71,097.85 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, LAURIE J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $71,097.81 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, YVETTE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $71,097.07 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, EMILY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,096.39 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, ROBERTA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,095.90 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAR, TIMOTHY S Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $71,095.90 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, JASON B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $71,094.89 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTTRUFF, JEREMY C Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,094.38 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, RACHEL B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,094.03 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIE, KEVIN P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,092.98 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMFELD, GEORGE C Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $71,092.90 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $71,092.83 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSANDROWICZ, GEORGE H Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $71,092.45 Date 04/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, LISA JEANNE Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $71,092.44 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, JAMES L Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $71,092.26 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THISSE, EVAN L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $71,091.69 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPKA, CURT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $71,091.45 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, BILLY G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $71,091.35 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINIERO, JOSE C Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $71,091.31 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURJIE, JOHN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $71,091.30 Date 12/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JOHN A, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,090.85 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, TIMOTHY A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $71,090.71 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, ANTIONETTE A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $71,090.37 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANIORSKI, BRYAN Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,090.17 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, BRIAN P Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $71,090.02 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, INGRID A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESS, MARCIA H Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOLEY, TERRI M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPUMA, GEORGE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZA, RONI L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LORI A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,089.92 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KURT D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $71,089.20 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, NICOLE A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $71,089.08 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, CELESTE M Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $71,088.57 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, FLORENCE E Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $71,088.48 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, BERNICE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,088.08 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RICARDO R, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,087.95 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, EDWARD C, III Employer name City of Rome Amount $71,087.89 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ARTIN, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $71,087.82 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSTEEN, PAUL A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $71,087.69 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ROLF A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,087.57 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVIELLO, THERESA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $71,087.14 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS-LOPEZ, AGUSTIN Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,087.11 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, KEVIN J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $71,086.64 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACIOLO, VINCENT S, JR Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $71,086.22 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DAVID L Employer name Lewis County Amount $71,085.87 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, ADELE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,085.60 Date 12/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICK, JULIA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,085.60 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KANE, DEBORAH J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,085.60 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUGEBAUER, PAUL R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $71,085.60 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, EDDIE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $71,085.49 Date 07/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, PAMELA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,085.49 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, WILFREDO, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,085.41 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANDER-SMITH, HEATHER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,085.15 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, EUGENE Employer name City of Albany Amount $71,084.80 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLOMSHEK, STEVEN A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $71,084.80 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, RONALD M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $71,084.60 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLSON, JOHN A Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $71,084.52 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODETT, RANDY K Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $71,084.32 Date 06/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, MICHAEL J, SR Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $71,084.18 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARE, KIM L Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,083.92 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHMAEL, KYLE H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $71,083.13 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENACE, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $71,083.04 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANGELO, JOSEPH Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $71,082.95 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, MATTHEW T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,082.65 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, DEBRA B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,082.34 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDSON, CHANCE R Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $71,082.21 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUMONT, TED W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,082.14 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, MICHAEL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,082.08 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $71,082.00 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NOBUKO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,081.94 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JILL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,081.28 Date 05/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILKER, DUSTIN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,080.71 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $71,080.35 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNT, MICHELE Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $71,080.20 Date 07/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA, DEBRA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,080.11 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CHRISTINE H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $71,080.06 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $71,080.06 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUN, HERMAN Employer name Department of Law Amount $71,079.99 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JAY K Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $71,079.92 Date 05/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYED, UMME-FARZANA Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,079.80 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System