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 SPALL, BRENDAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,479.70 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EOM, SANGJIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,479.64 Date 04/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JULIO J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,479.64 Date 04/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNISTON, KOREY M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $70,479.05 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, WAYNE C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,478.75 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVON, LUCIO A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,478.69 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, PETER F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $70,478.46 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESSER, ANNETTE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,478.41 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, JASON R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $70,478.13 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PAUL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,478.13 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, CYNTHIA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $70,477.32 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIOLI, VIVIAN J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $70,477.27 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIOS, RICARDO A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $70,477.19 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIMAN, MARTIN A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $70,477.14 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, JASON L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,476.17 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIN, DAVID C Employer name Orange County Amount $70,476.05 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDD, MICHAEL A Employer name Mohawk Municipal Commission Amount $70,475.93 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBGAY, KINZANG Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,475.17 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVA, NICOLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,475.10 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, CHRISTINE Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $70,475.05 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, SHELLEY M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $70,475.03 Date 03/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARO, DEBRA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $70,474.99 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNCH, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $70,474.92 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, THERESA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $70,474.66 Date 07/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTIER, JILL M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $70,473.80 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MARGARET R Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $70,473.62 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, JESSICA A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $70,473.53 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, NICOLE K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,473.46 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKULIN, ALEX Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $70,473.40 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIALE, ARMAND M Employer name Wayne County Amount $70,473.09 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIERO, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,473.07 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHROBACK, CARMEN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $70,473.06 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, JANE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,472.80 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTRIGHT, VALERIE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,472.80 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, CORNELIUS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,472.80 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,472.80 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUERCIO, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,472.80 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, MIGDALIA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,472.45 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, PAUL S Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $70,472.39 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMMER, BETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,472.36 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, ANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,472.36 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDER, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,472.31 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, KATHLEEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $70,472.15 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,470.31 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPER, ANDREW P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $70,470.17 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGUT, LUKASZ B Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $70,469.69 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLACQUA, LORETTA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $70,469.22 Date 10/11/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, ANTOINETTE A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $70,468.54 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, NICHOLAS H Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $70,467.99 Date 02/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWIE, THEODORE E, III Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $70,467.47 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVADATTI, SANGHAMITRA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,466.54 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KAREN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,466.42 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DEBORAH A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $70,466.18 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARADIN, MICHAEL B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $70,466.15 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMOUR, ERIC K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,466.11 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHNEY, EDWARD J Employer name Warren County Amount $70,465.80 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATE, JASON M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,465.67 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, JASON C Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $70,465.55 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, DIANNE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $70,465.35 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, CHARLES L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $70,465.22 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTZ, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $70,464.61 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RACHEL A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $70,464.41 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZ, JUDY M Employer name Orange County Amount $70,464.23 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERBA, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $70,463.49 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BJOURN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,462.93 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANELLO, PATRICIA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $70,462.53 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JAMES L, JR Employer name City of Rome Amount $70,462.45 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RITTER, RICHARD L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,462.42 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,462.21 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONRAD, BRIAN K Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $70,462.19 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SOVIA Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,461.74 Date 06/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, THOMAS F Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $70,461.67 Date 05/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, VISHNU N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,461.00 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, LAURENCE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,460.93 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUADAGNINO, PATRICIA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,460.91 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JANE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,460.91 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TARANTO, KAREN E Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $70,460.70 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, GARY M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $70,460.46 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGTLI, KENNETH L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $70,460.33 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAULA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,459.70 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, MALVENIA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,459.48 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHINGER, TODD W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,459.18 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SEVE, JENNIFER E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,459.14 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,458.91 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANANIA, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $70,458.78 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSACK, MARLENE Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $70,458.54 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAVOUNOS, DENNIS G Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,458.35 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVICHKY, BENJAMIN W Employer name City of Cortland Amount $70,458.34 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARQUARDT, JILL M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $70,458.29 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CHIARA, MARY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $70,458.14 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, NIKKI L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $70,458.08 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANNETTE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $70,458.05 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JOHN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,458.00 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZ, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Elmira Amount $70,457.66 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORSCHER, ANDREW G Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $70,457.66 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKUSKI, JOANNE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $70,457.63 Date 09/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KIMESHA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,457.51 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name Lewis County Amount $70,457.14 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, SARAH E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,457.10 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ERIC J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,456.73 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System