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 BROPHY, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,942.43 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, THOMAS W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $70,942.31 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERLY, WENDY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,942.23 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, CHANTELL T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,941.94 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, EILEEN L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $70,941.81 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURICELLA, AMY P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,941.78 Date 06/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, IRENE B Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $70,941.78 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, BRADLEY A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $70,941.73 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JAY J W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $70,941.54 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MARIA T Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $70,941.44 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JANE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,941.41 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, BRITTA K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,941.40 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER I Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,940.67 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMAER, KRISTIN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,940.67 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELO, VENERANDO B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,940.59 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULE-MUSOKE, WYCLIFF R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $70,940.54 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSNER, DONNA M Employer name Orange County Amount $70,940.47 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JILL L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,939.66 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOU-KANDIL, RANIA I Employer name Cornell University Amount $70,939.62 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPPURAVURI, KALPANA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.59 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNE, TAMARA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,939.52 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,939.43 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $70,939.15 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSKERY, BARBARA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,939.09 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, SARAH K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 04/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOE, TOGBA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DAVID F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIN, BEIQING Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, WILSON Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, ROBERT L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYAK, LEENA N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKPOWSKI, JOHN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORUK, TURGUT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $70,939.09 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOORES, AMY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,939.09 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKENDI, MBUYI M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANCE, MARY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,939.09 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENONCOUR, BRIANNA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,939.09 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREESE, ROBERT C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MONICA F Employer name Education Department Amount $70,939.09 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSAROV, MIKHAIL Employer name Education Department Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, LORINDA Employer name Education Department Amount $70,939.09 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ANTONIO, LISA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, SCOTT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,939.09 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, HASAN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERONE, CHRISTINE P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $70,939.09 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXLEY, SCOTT P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, TERRENCE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JACQUELINE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERENESS, BRUCE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADA, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, DAVID W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MARCIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.09 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUADERE, BRIAN F Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $70,939.09 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,939.09 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, ROBERT S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,939.09 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,939.09 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMAN, ANDREW G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBE, FRANK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHAEL O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,939.09 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNICKI, MITCHELL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $70,939.09 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, JANE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,939.09 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, BARBARA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,939.09 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNOE, JOHN ROBERT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,939.09 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JOSEPH F, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,939.03 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERESKY, CONNIE S Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $70,938.97 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEKODUNMI, OLADIPUPO O Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,938.95 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASECKI, TODD E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,938.90 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYDA, TATYANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,938.70 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, KATHERINE J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $70,938.69 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTELL, SARAH B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,938.57 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, HOPE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,938.51 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIL, JAMES E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,938.50 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, BONNIE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $70,938.45 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVOJOSKY, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,938.45 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LORI ANN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,938.45 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,938.12 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DALE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,938.09 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, SEAN MICHAEL J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $70,938.04 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,937.86 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTH, GARY R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,937.73 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, DANNY J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $70,937.34 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, JEREMIAH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,937.27 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZONA, MARK E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,937.27 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RAE-ELLEN L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $70,937.27 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, MELANIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,937.27 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ASHLEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $70,937.27 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNAR, JULIE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,937.27 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZO, LAURIE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,937.10 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, GARETH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,937.10 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, SHERRY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,937.10 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VINCENT T Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,936.96 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZUR, KRISTIN-LILIANA Employer name Department of Law Amount $70,936.74 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEBRA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,936.37 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LINDA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $70,936.14 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ANDREWS, JAMES E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $70,935.85 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELY, MELISSA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,935.70 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System