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 COCKLIN, THOMAS P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,178.12 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGER, ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,177.94 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, JACQUELINE M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $70,177.56 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHALSKI, NICOLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,176.74 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIER, JAMES D Employer name Ontario County Amount $70,176.74 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIA, JONATHAN M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $70,176.44 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIERI, EDWARD M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $70,176.30 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, PATRICIA E Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $70,176.16 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUNZI, MARIE G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $70,176.08 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, MADELINE M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $70,176.00 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADAFORE, MICHAEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,175.90 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADBURY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $70,175.72 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN F Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $70,175.24 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS HOLMES, ELECIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $70,174.68 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SKYOCK, TOMMY, JR Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $70,174.61 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $70,174.41 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHBAUM, CHARLES Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,173.87 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,173.29 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, TERRI L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $70,173.20 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, DANIEL P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $70,173.18 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAFINSKI, PAUL A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $70,172.85 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, AARON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,172.82 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTANA, TONY M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $70,172.57 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOSEPH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,171.87 Date 11/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGOUROS, CYNTHIA H Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $70,171.81 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIAN J Employer name City of Corning Amount $70,171.68 Date 10/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JACQUELINE K Employer name Education Department Amount $70,171.62 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOZZO, VICTOR J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $70,171.30 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHM, JORDAN A Employer name Columbia County Amount $70,171.26 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, SPENCER Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,171.05 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MONICA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $70,170.58 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOHN P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,170.36 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELLE J Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $70,170.27 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, COREY S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $70,170.26 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPPINS, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $70,170.16 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ALLEN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $70,169.85 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, RUDOLPH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,169.38 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, ANN THERESA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $70,169.00 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAUREEN Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $70,168.52 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, KRISTEN M Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $70,168.30 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJANOVIC, GEORGE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $70,168.24 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, JUDITH A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $70,168.19 Date 10/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,168.08 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS WIGFALL, TERRI Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,167.63 Date 08/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATROWSKI, PETER Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $70,167.47 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEN, AMABLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,167.41 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DIANE M Employer name Broome County Amount $70,167.37 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROVIC, SOPHIE S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,167.34 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DELL, DOUGLAS G Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $70,167.13 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Delaware County Amount $70,167.08 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDADIN, AIMAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,166.99 Date 07/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $70,166.66 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, SHERI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,166.40 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEN, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $70,165.83 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUZ, MARIA E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,165.77 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, THOMAS R Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $70,165.65 Date 04/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, PHYLLIS J Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $70,165.49 Date 12/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $70,165.21 Date 07/02/1963 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, JUAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,165.10 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NATTEN, DARWEN G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $70,164.80 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBY, DONNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,164.42 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEDROWSKI, SCOTT P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $70,164.40 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISCHERATH, SUZANNE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,163.70 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, ELISABETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $70,163.64 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TODD M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $70,162.98 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, SIDNEY L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $70,162.90 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, MATTHEW J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $70,162.85 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, NICOLE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,162.84 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, JOSEPH Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $70,162.06 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DARRYL C Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $70,161.92 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $70,161.56 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNN, KARA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,161.47 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, THOMAS J, SR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,161.33 Date 11/18/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SUSAN O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,161.26 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, CLAUDINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,161.10 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RANDY S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,160.89 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROXLER, TINA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,160.74 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALKA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $70,159.98 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOPERSTEIN, DEBORAH E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $70,159.98 Date 03/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONI, ANDREA H Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $70,159.98 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BARBARA L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $70,159.98 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $70,159.93 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DWAIN K Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $70,159.74 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MONIQUE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,159.61 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM, DARLEEN G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $70,159.44 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, DUSTY S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $70,159.11 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPF, ELENA L Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $70,158.93 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, IAN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $70,158.80 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANG, HELEN Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $70,158.78 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDRY, JERI L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,158.53 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDANOWSKI, JOEL R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,158.50 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Victor Amount $70,157.88 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDEAU, JOHN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,157.84 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIERON E, II Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,157.72 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNEY, WILLIAM P Employer name Orange County Amount $70,157.22 Date 03/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, AMY C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,157.21 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, VICTORIA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,157.19 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACELLA, GEORGE M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $70,157.06 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGHIROL, BLAKE M Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $70,157.02 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, BRIAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,156.58 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System