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 FOX, KEVIN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,862.53 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, ARLENE G Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $70,862.25 Date 06/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELENAK, JOHN M, III Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $70,861.73 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DAVID P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,861.58 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JASON B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,861.53 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATO, GREGORY J Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $70,860.85 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGAVERO-PADLOG, JOANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $70,860.71 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEENEY, KEVIN P Employer name City of Auburn Amount $70,860.51 Date 05/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, ALTON H Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,860.02 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRYAN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,859.70 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, DAVID J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $70,859.49 Date 03/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,859.18 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANBERG, SCOTT H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $70,858.91 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADD, HAYDEN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $70,858.37 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $70,858.13 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERT, GLENN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,857.87 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHEWICZ, ERIN M Employer name Albany County Amount $70,857.75 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, JOHN J, III Employer name City of Albany Amount $70,857.49 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARLATO, MARY JANE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,857.35 Date 03/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIFANO, VINCENT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,856.94 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $70,856.93 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, RUMARCY, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $70,856.74 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, GRACE ANN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $70,856.73 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKO, CAITLIN W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,856.71 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XING, ERIC A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,856.56 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLIK, CRAIG S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,856.44 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ROBIN W Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $70,856.43 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, JOSEPH R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $70,856.27 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KEENA S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $70,856.05 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, VINCENT M Employer name Albany County Amount $70,855.88 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, KARLA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $70,855.65 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $70,855.55 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,855.14 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $70,854.71 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGOL, MARLA B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $70,854.49 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, DAVID J Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $70,854.39 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGH, ROBERT B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $70,853.81 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAU, BRIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,853.76 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOCH, JASON C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,853.04 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $70,852.98 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, BRADLEY R, SR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,852.29 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, KATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,852.11 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, ANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,852.11 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMAURICE, SCOTT J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $70,852.07 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIRDEH, OMER H Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $70,852.05 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, WENDY M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $70,851.88 Date 03/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LUZ A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,851.73 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKELVEY, AMY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,851.71 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WCELA, RONALD A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,851.71 Date 12/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, ROBERT J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $70,851.44 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENSON, PAMELA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $70,851.44 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, RYAN R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $70,851.16 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MARIA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $70,850.90 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSICK, ERIC J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,850.18 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELL, PHILLIP A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $70,850.07 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKSON, OLIVER I Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,850.04 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPASZ, PAULA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,849.89 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, GEORGE D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $70,849.45 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCATI, JAMES G Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $70,848.89 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUDA, ADAM Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $70,848.79 Date 06/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEZ, VANESSA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $70,848.54 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCA, MARK A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $70,847.42 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTAR, NAHEED Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $70,846.92 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKE, RICHARD J Employer name Department of State Amount $70,846.48 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, SCOTT R Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $70,846.44 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASKO, PETER G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $70,846.41 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSKETT, JOSEPH W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $70,846.23 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEN, SCOTT J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $70,846.16 Date 08/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDLEY, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,846.15 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, JOSEPH M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $70,845.75 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONE, NICOLA Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $70,845.60 Date 12/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRDYCZ, NICHOLAS R, JR Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $70,845.20 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKES, STEPHANIE J Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $70,845.11 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROULD, KURT A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $70,844.79 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUX, MATTHEW P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,844.23 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLYMORE, GEORGE W Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $70,844.03 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PETER A Employer name Cortland County Amount $70,843.71 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTARI, FRANCESCO A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,843.50 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZY, ALFRED J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,843.48 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOW, CHRIS K Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $70,843.17 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTO, SALVATORE P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,843.11 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, CRISPIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,842.93 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHELL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,842.79 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOSELEV, BORIS Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $70,842.61 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $70,842.46 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICK, MELINDA J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $70,842.30 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JAMES M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $70,841.59 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELAND, JASON M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,841.57 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFER, ISAAC Employer name Leg Task Force Reapportionment Amount $70,841.07 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DANIEL W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $70,840.94 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, LAURETTE T Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $70,840.55 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLASNICK, JASON B Employer name City of Olean Amount $70,840.37 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLDING, SHELLEY W Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,840.32 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAREMBEK, DAVID R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $70,840.25 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, COLLEEN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,840.09 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDELL, CHRIS M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $70,839.54 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, TRYSHA D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $70,839.34 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, DAVID J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $70,839.26 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDHEAD, CHRIS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $70,839.25 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVAGNO, ANGELA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $70,838.88 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System