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 COLLINS, WILLIAM H Employer name Department of Law Amount $69,772.75 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LINDA Employer name Department of Law Amount $69,772.75 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCOSI, GEORGINA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $69,772.75 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMATER, ELISSA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,772.75 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,772.75 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, BRIAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,772.75 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, JOAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $69,772.75 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DARLENE J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $69,772.75 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERONE, JAMES D, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,772.33 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, THEODORE J Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $69,772.26 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBURN, ADAM K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,772.14 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KAREN Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $69,772.04 Date 11/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $69,771.88 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ALAN D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,771.83 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADO, MARK W Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $69,771.83 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VACCARO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $69,771.79 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOW, WACLAW Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $69,771.44 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, JANET G Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $69,771.35 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKWEREKWU, ISAAC A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,771.20 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, MARY ELLEN P Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $69,771.05 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSE, PETER C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $69,770.88 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JENNIFER L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $69,770.85 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, KEVIN J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,770.61 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PATRICIA Employer name Putnam County Amount $69,770.10 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULTER, MARK Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,770.02 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ANDREW, BENJAMIN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,769.80 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAIRANO, PAUL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,769.56 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDZY, MATTHEW L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $69,768.88 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENS, PAUL V, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,768.65 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, WALTER G Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $69,768.62 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $69,768.41 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, KELLY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,768.39 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONNA M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,768.14 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUELI, JOHN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,768.10 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZE, THOMAS W Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $69,767.95 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, STEVEN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $69,767.90 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, MICHAEL L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,767.63 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JENNIFER A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,767.45 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, NATHAN J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,767.30 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARYL Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $69,767.11 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BRIDGET A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,766.79 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC J Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,766.05 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, LAWRENCE P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,765.80 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEHAN, CARIANN Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $69,765.53 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,765.47 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, GREGG L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $69,765.35 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANGA, DOMINICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,764.96 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JOHANNA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $69,764.74 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, PAULA J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $69,764.11 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE VALK, ANTOHNY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,764.10 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBER, KATHY K Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $69,764.07 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSON, JOHN R Employer name Erie County Amount $69,764.05 Date 09/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, BRIAN J, II Employer name Oswego County Amount $69,763.81 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLO, JEFFREY M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $69,763.61 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOKES, JAMES V Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,762.83 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DENASIA D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $69,762.76 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADZYMINSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $69,762.66 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $69,762.59 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIGLIOLA, COLLEEN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,762.56 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, RANDY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,762.52 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERJI, PRADIPTA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $69,762.42 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, THOMAS H Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $69,762.38 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLING, EDWARD C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,761.82 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELEWICZ, MICHAEL B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,761.14 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, NICOLE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,759.63 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KRIS M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,759.46 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $69,759.44 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JASON D Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $69,759.35 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JACQUELINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,759.17 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JASON K Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,759.07 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARLOW, BARRI C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,759.06 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMLAW, JUSTIN D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,759.04 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLORIOSO, MARIA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,758.75 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VANESSA Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,758.57 Date 08/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENNEVILLE, LISA M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $69,758.00 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLEC, BILLIE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,757.69 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUITH, ANNE Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $69,757.66 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS R Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $69,757.54 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKERS-BONDI, BARBARA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $69,757.00 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KARRIE B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,756.89 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY-BOLDEN, KAREN E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $69,756.81 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERICO, JEAN L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,756.76 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONACO, SUZANNE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,756.71 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEOPHILUS, STACEY L Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $69,756.10 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYCHEAR, LOUIS J Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $69,756.05 Date 07/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, CHARLES T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $69,755.32 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERSON, BRIAN S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $69,755.23 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $69,755.12 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SHAVONNE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,755.02 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, JAMES H Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $69,754.87 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PETER J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $69,754.74 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURSMAN, DANIEL J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $69,754.55 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINDMYER, KENNETH V Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,754.30 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, WENDY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,754.21 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, ANDREW R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $69,753.55 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMORA, JACQUELINE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,753.30 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA LUCIA, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $69,752.82 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZEMORE, CYNTHIA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,752.65 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDINGER, ANDREW C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,752.60 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, MICHAEL C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,751.97 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System