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 KAHN, ADAM R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $69,789.46 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, MAUREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,789.18 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DONNA Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,789.15 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER, JOHN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,787.63 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATESE, LAWRENCE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,787.50 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $69,787.39 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, ULRICK O Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,787.34 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBURGER, DAVID M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,787.16 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MERE, LAURA L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $69,787.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOMO A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,787.04 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYFE, ANDY Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $69,787.04 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, JAMES D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,786.90 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRNHELD, ROBERT P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $69,786.35 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKRIKI, MICHAEL F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,786.24 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND, DIANA Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $69,786.19 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARING, MICHELLE AM Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,786.08 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,786.00 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BAFF, JUDY W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,785.66 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMANN, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $69,785.26 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JACKIE Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $69,784.84 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATTENBERGER, DUANE A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,784.73 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBITT, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $69,784.63 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, DANIEL G Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $69,784.52 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAHAN, DAMON M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $69,784.19 Date 08/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, JOHN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $69,783.88 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, JANET Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,783.84 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHNOWSKI, WAYNE B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,783.71 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, BRUCE M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $69,783.64 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STEVEN J Employer name Orange County Amount $69,783.63 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, RANDALL Employer name Orange County Amount $69,783.61 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JERMAINE W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,783.50 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT D Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $69,782.81 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $69,782.36 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOYCE, RICHARD M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,782.25 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MIRANDA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,781.74 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGHT, DIANE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $69,781.40 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESECKER, VINCENT E Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $69,781.35 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER-GARCIA, ALEEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,781.17 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DIANNE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,780.97 Date 05/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, JASON R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,780.87 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RICHARD P Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $69,780.72 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EVELYN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,780.52 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREISLER, MICKEY C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,780.40 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, SUSAN Employer name Merrick Library Amount $69,780.06 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERSKI, THOMAS A Employer name Department of State Amount $69,779.81 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, LYNNE Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $69,779.70 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, COREY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,779.31 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPCIA, RICHARD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $69,778.24 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, LA KENYA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $69,778.18 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTER-FRANKLIN, KRYSTAL S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,778.11 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ALTHEA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $69,777.92 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDIX, CYNTHIA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $69,777.71 Date 05/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERLE, BRADLEY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $69,777.50 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE-WORRELL, CHERRYL P Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,777.33 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIGOWSKI, JOHN E Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $69,777.33 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, KIM Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $69,777.29 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $69,777.27 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOSUOSSO, MARSHA Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,777.02 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, JOANNE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $69,777.00 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVITUSO, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,776.75 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUTH, NICOLE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,776.70 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, GLADYS Employer name Erie County Amount $69,776.69 Date 11/14/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYNOR, PATRICK J, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,776.61 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADDLEMIRE, FELICE C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,776.58 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,776.51 Date 05/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, VALENCIA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $69,775.94 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPODI, ANDREW C Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,775.89 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, PATRICIA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $69,775.69 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JERRY L Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $69,775.28 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PATRICIA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $69,775.01 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSLER, RYAN A Employer name Orange County Amount $69,774.85 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNISON, RONALD S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,774.79 Date 09/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, DANIEL P, JR Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $69,774.70 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, PATRICIA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $69,774.40 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTMAN, JANINE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $69,774.40 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $69,774.40 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEBORAH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KATHRYN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, AMY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PAMELA R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 02/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, SCOTT A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGACY, SUSAN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,774.40 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, MARGARET M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,774.40 Date 08/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,774.40 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD-EDWARDS, JEANNINE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 07/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, BRENDA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATUCCI, NANCY Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLEN, DONNA W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KAREN D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, JOANNE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIESON, RICHARD Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEEGAN, CHRISTINE T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LORRAINE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA-HULBERT, ELAINE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,774.40 Date 05/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTI, FRANK E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,774.34 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SHARON L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $69,774.14 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHRON, BRYAN P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,773.47 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABTHAVIKUL-SMITH, TINA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $69,773.32 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERIKSEN, LOIS A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,772.75 Date 06/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System