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 NOCCO, MICHAEL D Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $70,355.47 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAIRE, DANIELLE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,354.39 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGH, SHARON L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,353.94 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ARTHUR A Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $70,353.84 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIDU, MADHAVI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,353.82 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERHOFF, PAMELA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $70,353.57 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, RYAN C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,353.29 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATTON, EDWARD J, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,353.08 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERECHOWICZ, PAUL E Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $70,352.84 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCHMANSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,352.74 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASANTO, DOMINICK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $70,352.46 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUZZI, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,352.41 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, ELLEN JEANNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,352.41 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NORMAN J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,352.39 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, EILEEN G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,352.18 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, JUSTIN R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $70,351.84 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, GWENETH Y Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,351.69 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $70,351.45 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINDL, EDWARD J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $70,351.20 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORI, BRENDA K Employer name Steuben County Amount $70,351.11 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,350.36 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWE, RICHARD M Employer name Herkimer Housing Authority Amount $70,349.97 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RUBEN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,349.22 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, SUSAN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,349.00 Date 07/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $70,348.46 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LUCAS M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,348.32 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,348.24 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $70,348.21 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLA, PETER A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $70,347.86 Date 04/14/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTSEN, JASON M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,347.73 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHFORT, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $70,347.48 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROGER M, II Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $70,347.18 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELSIGNORE-CHILTON, JACKLYN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,346.91 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEK, WANDA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $70,346.18 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, RAPHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $70,346.17 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANING, AMANDA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,345.70 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUDELO, DEBORAH M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,345.66 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERBERG, KATHLEEN Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $70,345.30 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, YVA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $70,345.10 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, SHENGHU Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $70,345.06 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, ROBERT M Employer name Putnam County Amount $70,344.95 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODIKOV, JEFFREY E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $70,344.92 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUZANNE F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $70,344.37 Date 01/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, LAWRENCE W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,344.20 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Seneca County Amount $70,344.15 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, SCOTT V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,344.06 Date 08/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLATCHIE, KATRINA G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,343.90 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, CHRISTINE Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $70,343.70 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, WILLIAM D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,343.29 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZELIUS, PATRICIA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,343.22 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LENORA J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,343.16 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, MARY LISA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $70,342.96 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $70,342.15 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, STEVEN W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $70,342.10 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Chemung County Amount $70,341.33 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMIS, DMITRY Employer name Department of Law Amount $70,341.29 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, GEORGE S Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $70,341.03 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTZ, JOHN D Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $70,340.81 Date 05/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, ANNE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $70,340.74 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, ZBIGNIEW Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $70,340.47 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, NEIL Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $70,340.43 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTH, JOHN K Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,339.90 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, SHIRLEY A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $70,339.68 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, SCOTT Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $70,339.22 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $70,339.07 Date 01/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,338.96 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYSON, TODD A Employer name Columbia County Amount $70,338.93 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLMAN, LINDA L Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $70,338.76 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, MARQUIS D Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $70,337.95 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARK G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,337.62 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATI, MARC A Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $70,337.32 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, HERBERT W, III Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $70,337.30 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARESTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,337.09 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEATTEY, RITA L Employer name Broome County Amount $70,336.85 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, EILEEN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,336.55 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUH, BARBARA J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $70,336.35 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, J COLIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,336.32 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELY, JASMIN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,336.28 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,336.21 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, DAVID P Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $70,336.04 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE-CURTIS, TAMMY L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $70,335.44 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, TERESA E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $70,335.38 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, STEPHANIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,335.33 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, JOHN L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,335.29 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, JASON Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,335.17 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, TIMOTHY K Employer name Village of Albion Amount $70,334.56 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, ALAN W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,334.46 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZENZO, JOSEPH Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $70,334.40 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODEFELD, MICHAEL H Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $70,334.05 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,332.93 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,332.92 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBROWSKY, TRAVIS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,332.61 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, RALPH E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,332.16 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, TERESA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,331.63 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ROBERT J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $70,331.60 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERY, JASMINE L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,330.96 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JESSICA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,330.84 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIO, ANTONIO Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $70,330.12 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, STEPHEN R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $70,329.68 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, PAMELA J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,328.56 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System