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 HOAD, JAMES R Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $69,349.13 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVINS, RUSSELL G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $69,348.69 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACTON, LORRAINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,348.41 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARNEY, BRIGID R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,348.41 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAY, MICHAEL D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $69,348.09 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SEAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $69,348.04 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALDO, MICHAEL A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $69,348.01 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCOING, DAWN M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $69,347.67 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, BRIAN M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,346.96 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ROBERT J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $69,346.48 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO-JIMENEZ, SONIA Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $69,346.38 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JEREMY J Employer name Erie County Amount $69,346.02 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSHAW, TIMOTHY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $69,345.97 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,345.05 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DAVID Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $69,344.94 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KARL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,344.29 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETER, TODD S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $69,344.15 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAT, LAUREN R Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $69,344.07 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUSELIUS, DANIEL T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,342.76 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Amount $69,342.35 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUP, RONNIE L Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $69,342.12 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRANDI, CRISTINA Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $69,342.03 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUJA, JOSEPH E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,342.00 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, DEBORAH A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,341.89 Date 03/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, COREY S Employer name Town of Kent Amount $69,341.39 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARK E Employer name Village of Waverly Amount $69,341.03 Date 02/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAONE, VINCENT P Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $69,340.23 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE-LEATHERS, MELANIE S Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $69,339.82 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETCHIUS, STEVEN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,339.76 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARLETTE, RACHEL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,339.66 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, CHAD B Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $69,339.50 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, WITNEY C Employer name Freeport Housing Authority Amount $69,339.43 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNED, MARILYN J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $69,339.31 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MARSHA M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $69,339.23 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLINGER, ANDREW M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $69,338.94 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAKE, PATRICIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,338.91 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PAUL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,338.83 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HENRY Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $69,338.81 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVINSKI, THOMAS E Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $69,337.61 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANER-MELE, LYNDA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,336.86 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTANT, GINA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,336.67 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $69,336.55 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JEFFERY A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $69,336.49 Date 03/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTER, DANIEL Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $69,336.30 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, COLLEEN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $69,336.20 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BLASI, RICHARD Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $69,335.92 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, PAUL J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $69,335.41 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHI, MARIO A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $69,335.39 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROGER J Employer name City of Olean Amount $69,334.98 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, SAMANTHA E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $69,334.78 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIYO, LYN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,333.85 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, JOSHUA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $69,333.49 Date 09/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, JENNETTE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $69,333.42 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLES, HARLEY E Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $69,333.38 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JEFFREY M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $69,333.14 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERTEKIN, SIBEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,332.82 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DANIEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,332.62 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTER, ANN S Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $69,332.33 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELF, MICHAEL J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,331.96 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, KENNETH J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $69,330.79 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTI, PHILIP J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $69,330.69 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, TAMMY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,330.41 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUPPMANN, MICHAEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,330.35 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TARIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,330.30 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAULO, ERNEST J, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,330.08 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, WILLIAM T Employer name Village of Upper Nyack Amount $69,330.08 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, ROCHELLE LYNN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $69,329.02 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRET, JEREMY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $69,329.02 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARTAZARYANTS, DANIEL M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $69,328.82 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABIB, SHAZAIDA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $69,328.16 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEBOLD, PATRICK W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $69,327.98 Date 02/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNELLI, DOROTHY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,327.46 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLMER, MICHAEL J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $69,327.29 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCHIMSON, DAVID A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,327.20 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $69,326.91 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, ANTONIO R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $69,326.87 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CAITLIN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,326.71 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURR, ROBERT J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $69,326.58 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, DAWN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,326.44 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SANDRA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,326.42 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, JASON P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,326.38 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, LAUREN E Employer name Bryant Library Amount $69,326.28 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPS, EMILY K Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $69,326.12 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,325.90 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LEE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,325.53 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, TERESA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $69,325.09 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, CHRISTINE Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $69,324.79 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MICHAEL E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,324.68 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, CAROLYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,324.59 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, KEVIN C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,324.48 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, STEVEN E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,324.27 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTZUR, ADAM M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $69,324.19 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DAMEYON L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,323.77 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINECKE, SUZANNE M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $69,323.61 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBBS, WILLIAM E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,323.59 Date 10/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, JOHN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,323.55 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, DARREN J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $69,323.17 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLESIAS, GINA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $69,323.06 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, GINA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $69,323.03 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, KAREL R Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $69,323.02 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System