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 MONAHAN, REBECCA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,451.05 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, JOSEPH Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $69,450.85 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGBY, CONNIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,450.75 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, THOMAS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,450.41 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULBERGER, DAVID R Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $69,450.40 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTZ, SEAN R Employer name Albany County Amount $69,450.27 Date 08/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BRIDGETTE I Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,450.12 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, FREDERICK Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,449.80 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D AGROSA, JASON R Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,449.63 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, CLARISSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,449.35 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MICHAEL T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,449.09 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JONATHAN S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $69,449.06 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, THOMAS L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $69,449.03 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MAUREEN O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,448.73 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $69,448.54 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JASON C Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $69,448.35 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Lt Governor Office Staff Amount $69,448.14 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, DONNA J Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $69,447.75 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEOWN-BROWN, JADE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,447.69 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDI, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $69,447.45 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, HOLLY S Employer name Erie County Amount $69,447.34 Date 02/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUSS, RICHARD N Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,447.24 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, CATHERINE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,446.84 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PAUL B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,446.72 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JAMES T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,446.69 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLS, LISA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,446.57 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLON, KATRENA E Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,446.15 Date 08/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARPENTINE, BARBARA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,446.05 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAMMY L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $69,445.92 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $69,445.05 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,444.87 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, JAMES H Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $69,444.78 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOFF, RICHA S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,444.46 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SUSAN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,444.46 Date 01/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, DONNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,444.46 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, GREGORY D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $69,443.50 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $69,443.50 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, HENRY T Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,443.33 Date 06/13/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JASON L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $69,443.17 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, JENNIFER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,443.10 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, LARRY L, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,442.91 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, MARITZA Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,442.57 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUS, KELLY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,442.10 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, ERIC L Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $69,441.89 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, MIA A Employer name Avon CSD Amount $69,441.73 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, PHILIP C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $69,441.71 Date 10/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, PAULA S Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $69,441.28 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DALE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,441.24 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,441.24 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, DANIEL L Employer name Orange County Amount $69,441.20 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, DAVID G Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $69,440.30 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGI, KRISTIN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,439.92 Date 05/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTINO, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,439.91 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, MATTHEW D Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,439.66 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, DONALD Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $69,439.55 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, VALERIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,439.17 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, DEAN G, II Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,439.00 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, WHITFIELD W Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,438.99 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, JUSTIN P Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $69,438.63 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JEFFREY M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $69,437.71 Date 06/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBA, DONNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,437.64 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOTTI, ANTHONY F Employer name City of Hornell Amount $69,437.51 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, PATRICK C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,437.34 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANIN, VINCENT J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,437.12 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, CHARLES A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $69,437.01 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, TIMEKA S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $69,436.96 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHMED, MOHAMMED J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $69,436.46 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, JEFF R Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $69,436.40 Date 06/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $69,436.40 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KEVIN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,436.02 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPF, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,435.85 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSEAU, CARLY M Employer name Albany County Amount $69,435.84 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, CORY W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,435.65 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, VINCENT C Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,435.33 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPETIELLO, RENATA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,435.31 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, DONNA Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $69,435.15 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, PATRICIA C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $69,435.04 Date 12/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROST, ROBERT Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,435.02 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, JAMES G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $69,434.96 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, DEBRA A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $69,434.82 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AQUINO, ANDREA S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,434.81 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTYL, JOSEPHINE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $69,434.44 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, NORMA Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $69,434.05 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, DANIEL A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $69,434.01 Date 03/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, HARRY T Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $69,433.85 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, LAWRENCE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,433.74 Date 05/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWORECKI, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $69,433.28 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEAGER, AMANDA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $69,433.24 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, DANA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,432.87 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAMMY, GILLIAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,432.85 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JEFFREY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,432.59 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, MARGARET Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $69,432.48 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, IDRIS L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,432.15 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, MICHAEL S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $69,431.72 Date 02/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, RICHARD W Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,431.02 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIONE, CHERYL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,430.88 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, LEWIS E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $69,430.67 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCONE, DAVID A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,430.51 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, RENEE J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $69,430.47 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOKE, ANDREW J Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,430.43 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System