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 ANTONUTTI, BRYAN M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $69,906.94 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, ERIC G Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,906.55 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRETT J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $69,905.09 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, PHILIP A, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,904.79 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVENDSEN, SALLY H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,904.45 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHAREWICZ, MATTHEW M Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,904.43 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JONATHON E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,904.36 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLYK, RONALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $69,904.01 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOW-KWESTEL, ANTHONY R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $69,903.30 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JAN ROBIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,902.73 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBY, JAMES M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $69,902.64 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, MARK A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,902.26 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKIEWICZ, SUE ANN Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $69,901.75 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOISSET, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,901.41 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICHOLAS E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,901.30 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERSKY, THERESE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,901.29 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN L Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $69,901.27 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,901.09 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OATES, MARCIA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,900.69 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, RAND W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,900.23 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, ANNE MARIE B Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $69,899.90 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERT, PETER J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $69,899.81 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, PATRICK D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,899.70 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, THOMAS A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,899.44 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIAU, JUDE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,898.33 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATALOV, VASILY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,898.18 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWES, CHARLENE J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $69,897.94 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $69,897.85 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMPE, LAURA M Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $69,897.48 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO-CAMPOS, DONNA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,897.42 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, SCOTT E Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $69,896.87 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEBESTA, LINDA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $69,895.54 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CATHERINE M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $69,894.72 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARRE, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $69,894.39 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, SHARON Employer name Jefferson County Amount $69,894.23 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHILL, JOVAN N Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $69,894.23 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, CARL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,893.76 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOAN L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $69,893.76 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MARJORIE Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $69,893.33 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JERRY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,893.30 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MAUREEN Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $69,893.20 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LORA L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $69,892.77 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN-ELLIOTT, SHARON L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,892.39 Date 09/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIKEN, TIMOTHY I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,892.34 Date 09/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIESEL, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $69,892.08 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADDOW, MICHAEL P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $69,891.93 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,891.93 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENEANEY, COLLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,891.87 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGGETT, ANTHONY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,891.16 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JUSTIN A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,890.76 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEFORD, LORI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,890.40 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHMAN, TRACEY Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $69,890.30 Date 11/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, LEBERT F Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $69,890.17 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, EMMANUEL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,890.00 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BRADLEY M Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $69,889.74 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACANELLI, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,889.71 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $69,889.70 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CYNTHIA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,889.43 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWONG, RAYMOND P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $69,889.25 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHIARAH, MAXWELL U Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $69,888.69 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DEWITT J Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,888.13 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTEMUS, EDWARD W Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $69,888.09 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DAVID G Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $69,887.65 Date 07/09/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA TORRES, CAROL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,887.62 Date 08/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICE, STEVE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $69,887.56 Date 04/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID T Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $69,887.25 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADRYNA, FRANCIS M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,886.82 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, ANDREW M Employer name Erie County Amount $69,886.75 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, ADAM J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,886.63 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODNIK, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $69,886.55 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALETA, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Springville Amount $69,886.08 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUFF, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,885.77 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNONA, ROBERT G Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,885.45 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSUFF, RAIMOT ABISOLA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,884.72 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $69,884.64 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURNANE, JOANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $69,884.11 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKER, JASON I Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,883.92 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, KENNETH F Employer name City of Elmira Amount $69,883.86 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KENNETH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $69,883.40 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLER, FREDERICK J Employer name Village of Northport Amount $69,883.33 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, ANDREA R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,883.14 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALBERTO, KRISTEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,883.03 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CAROL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,882.87 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDSEN, DAVID A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $69,882.81 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKO, STEVEN P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,881.83 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBUONO-QUIGLEY, DAWN E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $69,881.56 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ANDREW J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,881.37 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $69,881.35 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SPLINTER, JOHN C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,881.35 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINAL, ERIN M Employer name Albany Pine Bush Preserve Comm Amount $69,881.22 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, JONATHAN W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,880.89 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVISTA, DEBRA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $69,880.55 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAR, MARY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $69,880.24 Date 07/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBELO, JEAN M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $69,880.18 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEINCK, DANIEL J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $69,880.17 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, KELLIE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $69,879.96 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOHN R Employer name Nyack Housing Authority Amount $69,879.86 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBIK, CORTNIE B Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,879.57 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDERMAN, REBECCA I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $69,879.57 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, BRIAN V Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,879.50 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System