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 SINGER, HARVEY P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,241.18 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, MARTHA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $70,241.07 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, TRACEY A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $70,241.02 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYTON, JONATHAN J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,240.82 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAAH, JULIA F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $70,240.78 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, SHONLONDA S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $70,240.53 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CARTHY, DAVID K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,240.40 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KEVIN A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $70,240.35 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LISE, DENISE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $70,239.43 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPINO, ANTHONY M, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $70,239.40 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, ANDREW T Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $70,239.32 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALASNY, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,239.21 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ANNMARIE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $70,239.03 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MARLA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $70,239.03 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, MAKARY G Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $70,238.23 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TERRI S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $70,238.22 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, HERBERT A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $70,238.05 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOTEAU, JAMIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,237.79 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, ROBERT J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $70,237.64 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, KENNETH R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $70,237.51 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYFORD, HAROLD O Employer name Newburgh Housing Authority Amount $70,237.51 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ANGELA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $70,237.39 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLEY, EDWARD E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $70,236.82 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MANERLVETTE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $70,235.99 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, SAMUEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,235.50 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WADE, ANTHONY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $70,234.80 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, THOMAS W Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,234.52 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, EZRA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $70,233.95 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MATTHEW F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $70,233.89 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASUL, GULAM Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,232.02 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, MICHAEL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $70,231.97 Date 07/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, DANIEL K Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,231.92 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, DEBORAH A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $70,231.59 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSZYNSKI, SHERRY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,231.52 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOKHTARI, MOHAMMADREZA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $70,231.49 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXTATER, TERESA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $70,231.24 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKESH, KEVIN Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $70,230.71 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SHELLEY Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,230.70 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPAGE, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $70,230.46 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, BRAD C Employer name Yates County Amount $70,230.36 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLANGELI, DIAMANDO N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,229.96 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, PATRICK Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $70,229.22 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOREGO, LISA Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $70,229.08 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRINSKY, RICHARD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,228.87 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, INGRID E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $70,228.26 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANGMAN, ARTHUR S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $70,227.69 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAUSKAS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,227.41 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCAMP, GREGORY L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $70,226.45 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JAMES F Employer name Village of Webster Amount $70,225.97 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESNER, MICHELLE L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $70,225.56 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ASTACIA R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $70,225.48 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBODEAU, RICKY P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $70,225.08 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHELE, NATALIE W Employer name Webster CSD Amount $70,224.52 Date 12/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDACCA, SUSAN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $70,223.87 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, GORDON P Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $70,222.50 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JONATHAN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,222.48 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYERL, DAVID P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $70,222.22 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCAGLIA, GIUSEPPE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,221.95 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASINO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $70,221.76 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JARRED M Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $70,221.63 Date 01/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMSHER, DIANE M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,221.58 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, LISA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,220.99 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,220.90 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCWIEJA, KIMBERLY-JO Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,220.76 Date 12/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSLER, ROXANNE L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $70,220.67 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSER-LEWIS, HEIDI J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,220.67 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIME, JEREMY N Employer name Warren County Amount $70,220.38 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAWN M Employer name Village of Springville Amount $70,220.08 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JNO-BAPTISTE, MAGDELENE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,219.67 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, CRAIG J, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $70,219.31 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, MICHAEL B Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $70,219.17 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, AMANDA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,218.77 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTAMIRANO, MICHELLE L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $70,218.70 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, THOMAS E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $70,218.36 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, GLADYS Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $70,218.01 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIN-SAFAR, FATHIMA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,217.90 Date 02/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPERUTO, TAYLOR M Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $70,217.48 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOSE L Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $70,217.10 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $70,217.04 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, MELISSA L Employer name Bryant Library Amount $70,216.92 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKE, HEATHER Y Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,216.90 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBELLANO, MICHAEL T Employer name Rockland County Amount $70,216.67 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, NICHOLAS C J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $70,216.49 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ROBERT T Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $70,216.34 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, SUSAN R Employer name Department of Law Amount $70,215.54 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CLAUDIA I Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,215.37 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUC, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $70,215.28 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $70,215.20 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JOSE A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $70,214.99 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ROBERT L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,214.95 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, BRUCE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $70,214.83 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, SHAWN A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $70,214.69 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKERY, WILLIAM S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,213.79 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, ELISABETH Employer name Schenectady County Amount $70,213.53 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JONATHAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,213.38 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, DANIEL T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,213.36 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KELLIE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $70,213.08 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,213.07 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'REILLY-WALLACE, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $70,212.69 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JACOB T Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $70,212.15 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System