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 GULLERY, JANE E Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $70,378.07 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, KRISTIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,377.92 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEINFURTH, KATHERINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,377.47 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, REBECCA N Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $70,377.44 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY, TORREY E Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $70,377.35 Date 09/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JODI L Employer name Lewis County Amount $70,377.08 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANHORN, DOUGLAS J Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $70,377.05 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, STEVEN E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $70,376.89 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSACK, ROBERT Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $70,376.73 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEASTER, STEPHEN P Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $70,376.58 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DANIEL K Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $70,376.54 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RAVEN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $70,375.44 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, NATHAN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $70,375.23 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, JOHN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $70,375.20 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAKE, BARBARA Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $70,374.51 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUILLON, ALAIN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $70,373.93 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALENSKI, TRACEY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,373.92 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYASEKARA, KEN L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $70,373.87 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGGIALI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $70,373.86 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINREBER, SCOT A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $70,373.62 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLADIK, DORIS R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $70,373.20 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMACSKO, ROBERT J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,372.87 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, RUBEN D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $70,372.79 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, DOUGLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $70,372.25 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KATHLEEN J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $70,372.20 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLERI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $70,372.07 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSWORTH, STACY L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $70,371.91 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, DENNIS L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $70,371.89 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACHOWSKI, JAMIE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $70,371.84 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTER, DANIEL J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $70,371.76 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KARLA B Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $70,371.60 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARK J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,371.59 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, CLAUDIA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,371.29 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBLIN, THOMAS P Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $70,370.98 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAHAN, JO ANN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,370.96 Date 05/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONICA, DANIEL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,370.90 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOLOSA, ANTHONY F Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $70,370.61 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEING, LUKE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,370.57 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MATTHEW D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,370.57 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, HUGO Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,370.34 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, SUSAN A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $70,370.00 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, MARGARET A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $70,369.88 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, JAMIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,369.54 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBEDEL, GARY S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $70,369.20 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUS, MICHELLE L Employer name Broome County Amount $70,369.15 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ANJEANETTE M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $70,369.14 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEL, MATTHEW T Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,368.80 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAMES R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,368.39 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOY, BRYAN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $70,367.98 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,367.62 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, BRIAN P Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $70,367.54 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOSCH, JOANNE H Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $70,367.52 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, TAMIKA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $70,367.04 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, DARREN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $70,366.83 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELIEN, ROBERT Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $70,366.44 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARY D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $70,366.10 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JAMES L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $70,365.86 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, RYAN K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,365.05 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUIDO, EUGENE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $70,364.96 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTI, KENNETH D Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,364.94 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFORTE, VINCENZA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $70,364.92 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KELLY E Employer name Town of Wilna Housing Auth Amount $70,364.84 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTER, VERONICA J Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $70,364.84 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTS, THOMAS P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,364.35 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, AHMED Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $70,364.01 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARY, KEVIN J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $70,363.78 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLEIN, BRIAN R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $70,363.76 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAEDDERT, ALLEN P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $70,363.38 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUSTACI, KATHY L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $70,363.18 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ROBERT P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,363.13 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, OMAR FARUK Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,363.06 Date 07/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCH, MARK J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $70,362.54 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MICHAEL R Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $70,362.50 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWCZARZ, ANNA Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $70,362.49 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDICEYUVA, JUSTIN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $70,362.14 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANIER, JONPAUL T Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $70,361.99 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, MATTHEW T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,361.98 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY-MC EACHERN, ELLEN R Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $70,361.59 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, ANICE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $70,361.39 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAISO, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $70,361.19 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SIBY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,360.83 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JEFFREY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $70,360.68 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, SHARON M Employer name Cornell University Amount $70,360.65 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, HANH L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $70,360.46 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSAY, EMILIA C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $70,360.17 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $70,359.49 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, DENNIS M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $70,359.28 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYZAK, KEVIN J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,359.14 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, DONALD J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $70,358.85 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, JASON J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $70,358.75 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABADIE, ANTHONY J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,358.67 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRACO, HEIDI E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,357.97 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSIUS, DANIEL W Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $70,357.87 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, PATRICK M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,357.49 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDWELL, SHARON A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $70,357.31 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, JOSEPH L Employer name Putnam County Amount $70,357.06 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGHINI, CASSIDY N Employer name Genesee County Amount $70,356.48 Date 03/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUND, THOMAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $70,356.46 Date 06/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, SHAWN T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $70,356.24 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNG, JEFFREY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $70,355.77 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System