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 FALCONE, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $70,041.20 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, PATRICIA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $70,040.97 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIGAN, STEPHANIE Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $70,040.97 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, BARBARA J Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $70,040.97 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,040.58 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRACKER, KARYN A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $70,040.44 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, SHAWNDRE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,039.98 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITTI, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $70,039.67 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, WENDY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $70,039.51 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLOSZYN, MARGARET V Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,038.76 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAFATY, NANCY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $70,038.54 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALES, KELLY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,038.27 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, KEVIN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,038.09 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLANTE, VINCENT R Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $70,037.60 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPHAL, KENNETH D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $70,037.49 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMAN, THOMAS S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,037.38 Date 04/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, MARK A, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $70,037.14 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUFFORD, WAYNE D Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $70,036.81 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACAGINSKY, NICHOLAS Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,036.63 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTOROKA-YIADOM, MARTIN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,036.55 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPASQUALE, VALERIE Employer name Erie County Amount $70,036.05 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, VINCENT M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $70,035.95 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, VAUGHN E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $70,035.83 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SCOTT T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,035.61 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERONE, COLLEEN M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $70,034.88 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, KATHRYN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $70,034.78 Date 08/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPH, IRVING G Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,034.66 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, PETER J Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $70,034.41 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, AKUA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,033.86 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Kent Amount $70,033.70 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFT, LORI A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $70,033.67 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAVONIA D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,032.96 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $70,032.90 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, DAVID C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $70,032.80 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASOWSKI, DENISE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $70,032.60 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DIAN L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $70,032.36 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOCKOW, BONNIE Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $70,032.20 Date 01/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CYNTHIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,032.16 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JESSICA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,032.15 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, KENNETH T Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $70,031.98 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDLE, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,031.84 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIKE, CATHERINE E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,031.78 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZOSI, WILLIAM B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,031.46 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCHERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $70,031.36 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZMA, MARGARET S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,031.17 Date 04/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARRUSCO, MICHAEL Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $70,030.70 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICCION, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $70,030.66 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYAN, LOVELL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,030.08 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CORDOVA, JOY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,029.33 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTON, DARRYL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,028.78 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTSKI, LYNN A, MRS Employer name Columbia County Amount $70,028.38 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINK, JARED R Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $70,028.36 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $70,028.08 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEBERGER, DANIEL G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,027.91 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, DEBBIE B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $70,027.84 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, ANGEL Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $70,027.37 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARVARO, MICHAEL Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $70,027.36 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADICK, NICHOLAS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,027.35 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, CHRISTOPHER, JR Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $70,027.20 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,027.14 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROECK, RYAN C Employer name Warren County Amount $70,026.52 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRINGER, EDWARD Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $70,026.46 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,025.65 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, MARY E Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $70,025.25 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIACHIARETTA, DIANA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,025.15 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHASIN, SCOTT D Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $70,025.01 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, ELLEN C Employer name Albany County Amount $70,024.87 Date 07/15/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $70,024.82 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WENONA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $70,024.70 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, FRANCIS M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,024.34 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, SANDRA J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $70,023.26 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, STEPHEN F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $70,022.90 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADING, JOSEPH L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,022.77 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST TULIAS, FERNANDE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $70,022.67 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, STEVEN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,022.64 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, DOROTHY S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $70,022.64 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOULDER, ALFANSO O Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $70,022.25 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,021.02 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SEUR, HEATHER M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,020.79 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, JOSHUA M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $70,020.61 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKCHIEF, TAWNY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,020.59 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, JULIENNE N Employer name Town of Webster Amount $70,019.76 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, PAUL R, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $70,019.71 Date 04/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,019.59 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, MARCELLE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $70,019.46 Date 07/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MATTHEW E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,019.43 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN D Employer name Bohemia Fire District Amount $70,018.92 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRIAN G Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $70,018.88 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TAQUIDA H Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,018.83 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODENOUGH, TREVOR D Employer name City of Utica Amount $70,018.74 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,018.63 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, QUINTON A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,018.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNER, VICTORIA E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $70,017.58 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STANLEY E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,017.39 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JATA, WALTER J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $70,017.15 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEHER, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $70,016.93 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, RHONA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $70,016.75 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHIRESE I Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $70,016.33 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOHN P Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $70,016.20 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, LORI A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $70,016.18 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System