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 BELLOCK, MICHAEL P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $69,322.67 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $69,322.67 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNONE, VINCENT C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,322.33 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZARELLI, LORRAINE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $69,322.17 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, MARGUERITE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,321.76 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONESE, STEVEN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,321.73 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEJA, KELLY B Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $69,321.52 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MICHAEL D Employer name Clinton County Amount $69,321.43 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODE, JANETT L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,321.10 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, ANTHONY F Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,319.74 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JOSE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,319.50 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANSKY, HEATHER N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,319.49 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSAP, RHYS R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,319.42 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPLE, GEORGE R, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $69,319.27 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, HEATHER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,319.08 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGIN, BILLY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,318.99 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHLER, KATRINA A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,318.86 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, SUSANNE C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,318.83 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINKLER, LISA M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $69,318.83 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, TIMOTHY T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $69,318.49 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, ADAM P Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $69,318.36 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA-MILLER, ALISON A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,317.76 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, FRANK E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,317.56 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JASMINE R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,317.44 Date 08/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JESSICA L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $69,317.36 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, RYAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $69,317.22 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRAGO, VINCENT L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,316.34 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AMBER C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,316.27 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGEMI, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $69,316.25 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,315.77 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, LOIS A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $69,315.61 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONSKI, SANDRA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,315.11 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,314.89 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURG, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $69,314.82 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONA, RICHARD C Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $69,314.75 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNNITHAN, INDIRA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,314.56 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDKAMMER, RACHEL L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $69,314.51 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,314.42 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIFLER, ROBERT H Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $69,314.23 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARDI, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, STEPHANIE H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, FRANKLIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, URSULA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORO, MARIANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMA, KRISTIN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDNER, ROSEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,313.60 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MICHAEL B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,312.96 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $69,312.70 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, TIMON J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,312.51 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NIGRO, MARY ANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $69,312.49 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING-PETIT, DEBRA A Employer name Madison County Amount $69,312.32 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEZAR, KELLY L Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $69,312.06 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGG, ROYCE L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,311.90 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BRADLEY W Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,311.58 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIHL, DENNIS R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,311.30 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFEREN, DEBORAH C Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $69,311.27 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERN, JOHN E Employer name Chenango County Amount $69,310.88 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, PATRICK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $69,310.32 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, TERESA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,310.29 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, ROBERT S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $69,310.28 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, JOSEPH E Employer name Ontario County Amount $69,309.93 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JAMEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,309.84 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TINA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,309.36 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, BRIAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,309.25 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, LARISSA N Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $69,309.22 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATORRE, JOHN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $69,309.00 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEPP, SARAH G Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $69,308.69 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHANE, MELISSA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $69,308.49 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, KEVIN F Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $69,308.37 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNS, SUSAN F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,308.19 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEICHERT, NOREEN M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $69,308.19 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $69,308.00 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, DANIEL L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,307.64 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESKIN, KIMBERLY ANN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,307.64 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGA, JANET S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,307.64 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKS, ERIKA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,307.64 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,307.64 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RUTH W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,307.51 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANDERS, BENITA E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $69,307.42 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JAMES C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $69,307.22 Date 08/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA QUAY, CORY S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,307.20 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARLA A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,306.91 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, LILLIANE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,306.90 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CHRISTINA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $69,306.83 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIDEO, MARIA L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $69,306.74 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, ANDREW R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $69,306.57 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRANT, WILLIAM E Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $69,305.83 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, SHAUNA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,305.76 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, CHRIS J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,305.74 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETTEL, GLENN D Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $69,305.47 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,305.33 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLING, MICHAEL W Employer name Columbia County Amount $69,304.90 Date 01/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, LISA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $69,304.62 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KRISTEN L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,304.58 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHNEN, KEVIN M, II Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,303.95 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System