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 CHATMAN, ISRAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,658.41 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, EDWARD Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $69,657.59 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, CARLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $69,657.35 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, GAIL K Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $69,657.29 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMORAN, JOSEPH W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,656.92 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, AMBER A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,656.69 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JARRED M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,656.63 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JAMES H Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $69,656.20 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, CONNIE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,656.01 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUME, CHRISTINE M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,655.94 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, GERALD Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $69,655.39 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICE, SHAWN P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $69,655.01 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, LOUANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,654.94 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, BRIAN J Employer name City of Rome Amount $69,654.94 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,654.87 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAETTNER, ANTHONY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,654.53 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORA, GITA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $69,654.39 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, PATRICK W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $69,654.33 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUESTMAN, DAVID Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $69,654.33 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HOLLIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,654.28 Date 11/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLCZYNSKI, SCOTT M Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,654.26 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $69,653.63 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOTEN, LAMARR M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,653.25 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, RYAN P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,653.03 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMERING, FLORA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $69,652.89 Date 12/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RUSSELL J Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $69,652.74 Date 04/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RANCE W Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $69,652.15 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRIZI, PIETRINA Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $69,651.76 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIOGUE, MARIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,651.53 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JANICE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,651.15 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPEL, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $69,650.71 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULGIERI, FILIPPO Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $69,650.06 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, JOSEPH E Employer name Ontario County Amount $69,649.81 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, JARED M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,649.51 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTIG, NICHOLAS F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $69,649.34 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DOUGLAS E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,649.23 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, MISTI M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,649.15 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIYESIMI, OLUWATOBI T Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $69,649.07 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, GLENN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,649.05 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, DONALD P Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,648.80 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, GLENN W, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,648.17 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANTHONY H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,647.85 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ROBERT J, III Employer name Erie County Amount $69,647.52 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLISSON, INGRID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,647.37 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGALLO, NOREEN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $69,647.03 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLEY, VINCENT W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,646.70 Date 03/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, EARL E, III Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,646.28 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, BRYAN R Employer name Livingston County Amount $69,645.91 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENTES, FELIX G, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,645.40 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTELL, JUSTIN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $69,644.95 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERAS, ALFONSO J Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $69,644.92 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISBON, KAREN B Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $69,644.84 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JUSTIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,644.57 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ADAM D Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $69,644.52 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COATS, ELIZABETH Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,644.28 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ANTOINETTE Employer name Erie County Amount $69,644.15 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERSON, NICOLE A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $69,644.13 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNES, MARY T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $69,644.09 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GU, JUAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,644.08 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, D'ANDREA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, MICHELLE C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, SHAKIRA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVAN, ROSALYN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, JUSTIN R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, HARRISON A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTTAN, JULIE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, CORI J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBERSCHIED, LARISSA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,643.68 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINO, VINCENT J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $69,643.07 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DOUGLAS L Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $69,643.03 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMORE, CHARLOTTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,642.99 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, KENNETH J, JR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $69,642.98 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASLANIAN, SVETLANA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,642.86 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFLIN, MICHAEL T Employer name Genesee County Amount $69,642.75 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVRARD, CLAUDE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $69,642.59 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, LISA M Employer name Albany County Amount $69,642.15 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, ZAHID H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $69,642.04 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DEBORAH A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $69,641.85 Date 11/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATZILOULOUDES, CHRISTOS, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $69,641.80 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, BRYAN S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $69,641.30 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBINGER, ADAM D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,641.29 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUFTI, ASAD MUHAMMAD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,641.18 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUANDIQUE, JOSHUA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $69,641.18 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRITZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,641.06 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, RICHARD S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,640.39 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERLAND, BARBARA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $69,640.09 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOREE, MARYALICE Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,639.80 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,639.65 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, CELINA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,639.62 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, KARL M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $69,639.61 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOWSKI, SCOTT T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,639.52 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLOSKY, DONNA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $69,639.32 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORIS, OSCAR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,639.07 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSON, LEON Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,638.90 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $69,638.89 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATTESANI, LISA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,638.70 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, REUBEN E, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $69,638.64 Date 02/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, DANIEL V, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,638.28 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASZKIEWICZ, JOHN J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $69,638.21 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TERESA A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $69,638.16 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System