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 COLON, TERESA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $69,248.44 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOSEPH D Employer name Broome County Amount $69,247.68 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATKOVIC, JOHN-PHILIP Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,247.42 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAUNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES-RODRIGUEZ, MICHELLE Employer name Education Department Amount $69,247.26 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGNARELLA, LINDA R Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,247.26 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, MARTIN J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,247.26 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON-ADAMS, LEIBA C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,247.26 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, TA-FU Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, SHARON M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMODARAN, SAJU Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,247.26 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-FRANCOIS, ERNST Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,247.26 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JI, MINJUNG Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARSHAVSKAYA, INNA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAFAI, GHASSAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLUWALIA, PINKU Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRUSHINA, NATALIE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,247.26 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZDOVA, OLGA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DONNA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MATTHEW R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ALEX D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,247.26 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, DONTE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,247.26 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, LATOYA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,247.26 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINEO, JAHAIRA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,247.26 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, TRACY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, JOHN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JILL L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, BILLY K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, MARITZA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, KIMLYN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, ALAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROYSMAN, ASYA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREWOOD, JOURIL A N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZA, KERRI T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, MOHAMED I Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYIBORHORO, ONAKPOMA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,247.26 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKHURST, JOHN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,246.99 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGORITO, LAURA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,246.53 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILER, JOETTE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,246.53 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMIE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,246.19 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEBIANCO, MICHELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,246.07 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZLER, BENJAMIN D Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $69,245.88 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JOHN Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $69,245.83 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,245.53 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARCZYK, DAVID R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,243.90 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAUTELS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $69,243.71 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTICREW, HEATHER A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $69,243.46 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, NEIL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,243.22 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECK, JAMIE L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $69,242.71 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, JASON F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,242.58 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $69,242.35 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JULIE A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $69,241.84 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $69,241.72 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, TERI J Employer name Erie County Amount $69,241.49 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STACEY L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $69,241.47 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, JOSEPH T Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,241.09 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, GERALD E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $69,240.66 Date 02/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALSON, LINDA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,240.61 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLEYRES, DANIELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,240.30 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGGARWAL, URVASHI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, CARMEN V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJO, FREDDY G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, JEWELL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIANOR, PAULINE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, KENNETH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 11/15/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LINDA T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, SANDRA F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DANIEL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, DHARAM P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SHARRIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURDLE-MC RAE, ROSELYN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISMAT, ABU M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, CARL H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLO, KATHRYN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 06/04/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTY, BARBARA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, JOHN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAKWUE, MARGARET C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFTINOS, PETER Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNICK, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,240.30 Date 08/23/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCELLIERI, VICTOR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFETZ, BARRY G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 02/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCARO, EMIL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, STEVEN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFANTE, ROBERT Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPIDES, GEORGE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, LAURENCE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 04/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CARLTON Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINSTEIN, ALAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLA, KEVIN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAM, YUET HOO Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOFREA, PAUL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,240.30 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKOVA, SOFYA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $69,240.30 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASNOV, WILLIAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,240.30 Date 03/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, DARRELL V Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $69,240.06 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, EDWARD T Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,239.86 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARGREAVES, KARIN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,239.66 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JUSTIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,239.55 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUN, MATTHEW K Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,239.53 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARENHAS, ROSEMARY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,239.30 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GRADY B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,239.18 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System