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 TODRIFF, TIMOTHY J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,328.37 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES-GEORGE, LAUREL M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,328.05 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEAU, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,327.62 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMATO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,327.36 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARD, THOMAS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,327.06 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, SCOTT R Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $70,326.84 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, CHARMAYNE I Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $70,326.52 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, NINA N Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $70,326.52 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLA, ANDREW D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,326.34 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANDREW P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,326.09 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCQUE, THOMAS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,325.86 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KELLY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,325.52 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, INGRID P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,325.06 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ADRIENNE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,325.06 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $70,325.00 Date 08/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCA, LEONARD A Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $70,324.99 Date 01/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, JOSEPH C, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $70,324.95 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,324.90 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONNA, SUZAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,324.90 Date 10/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPOWICH, SUSAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,324.90 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, GAIL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,324.90 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LORIAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,324.90 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEY, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,324.86 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, BRYAN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,324.69 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSZKO, THERESA B Employer name Erie County Amount $70,324.59 Date 12/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEN, JOHN P Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $70,324.30 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, KRISTI L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,324.08 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADES, ANGELA C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $70,324.08 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEICA S A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $70,324.08 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, JOHN T Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $70,323.80 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANZ, ANA B Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $70,323.10 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, TERRY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,322.29 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, JEFFREY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,321.12 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,321.01 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALANDY, YOLANDE S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,320.22 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, UMAIR Y Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $70,319.80 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILKIW, MARK A Employer name Manhasset Park District Amount $70,319.71 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JASON L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,319.08 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, RACHEL D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,318.49 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $70,318.22 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIKOSKI, JOSEPH V Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,318.18 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name A'COURT-ZINGMAN, SHARON M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $70,318.03 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELVERTON, DEBRA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $70,317.93 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWEN, CAROL F Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $70,317.80 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON-YARUSH, MICHELLE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $70,317.78 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DREW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,317.77 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, BERNARD Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $70,317.54 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KRISTEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,317.52 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLIN, THOMAS R, III Employer name City of Rome Amount $70,317.49 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, NICOLA C Employer name Albany County Amount $70,317.25 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER ELLSWORTH, MEREDITH J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAN, WEI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, SUZANNE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHUGH, STEPHANIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, BRITTANY D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGORZELSKI, JAMES S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADHAN, EVA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROLIO, LAURA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,317.21 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEESATTEL, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $70,317.12 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, KIMBERLY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,317.02 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, JARED T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,316.62 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFSTETTER, BRIAN T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,316.16 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGGS, KAMI T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,315.90 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, KATHLEEN T Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $70,315.76 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, MARIE A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $70,315.66 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTO, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $70,315.04 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRICKS, LEARD R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,315.02 Date 10/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DANIEL, JOHN W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $70,314.97 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, DAVID J Employer name Village of Silver Creek Amount $70,314.96 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTELNIK, CALLEN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $70,314.78 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, MARY S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,314.73 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, MICHELA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,314.56 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMINELLO, DEBORAH A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $70,314.56 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, TRAVIS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,314.33 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINTI-HARKIN, MARGARET Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $70,314.27 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHMAN, TAMMY J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $70,313.09 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARESIMO, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $70,312.90 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, JUAN J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $70,312.71 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOSEPH M, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,312.55 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERTMAN-NIKOLIS, SALLY S Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $70,312.17 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, DANIEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $70,312.08 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, STACY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $70,311.66 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEED, DEBORAH A Employer name Ontario County Amount $70,311.44 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLAIN-JOHNSON, JANIS R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $70,311.15 Date 10/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGENHAUSEN, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $70,311.08 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHINN, EULALIE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $70,310.97 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTAIRE-SIMILIEN, BEATRICE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,310.97 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, WILLIAM Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $70,310.84 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ERLON K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $70,310.52 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MIGDALIA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $70,310.03 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $70,309.95 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JEFFREY R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,309.82 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, DANIEL R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,309.82 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHAR, MARGARET J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $70,309.78 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SHAN SHAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,309.18 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, PERCY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $70,308.96 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUROWSKI, STEVE R, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,308.30 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JODI L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $70,308.17 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBER, CARL R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $70,307.85 Date 05/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, SALLY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $70,307.72 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System