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 LEWIS, DOUGLAS W Employer name Addison CSD Amount $69,193.92 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DAVID B Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $69,193.89 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALCIONE, PETER A, JR Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $69,193.84 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCK, ANDREW J Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $69,193.84 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMM, JAMES T Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $69,193.59 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, TIMOTHY P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,193.12 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AVERRICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $69,192.88 Date 02/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZELLE, NATHAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,192.38 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCADORO, NANCY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $69,191.88 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ANTONIO Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $69,191.80 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIAJA, MAYA MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,191.28 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNO, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $69,190.93 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGETT, DANIEL T, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $69,190.68 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSASCO, MARC D Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $69,190.29 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, EMMANUEL Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $69,190.20 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARITY, MICHELE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,189.92 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, GREG S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $69,189.83 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, JAMIE A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,189.74 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, RONALD A Employer name Fulton County Amount $69,189.60 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JEREMY J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,189.52 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MARK L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $69,189.14 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DEBRA ANN Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $69,189.00 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, CAROL Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $69,188.71 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JILLIAN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,187.89 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, CHARLENE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $69,187.85 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOROSCIJ, MARK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,187.77 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, DENISON P, JR Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $69,187.76 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGELEIRE, STEPHEN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,187.72 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMICA, TIMOTHY S, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,187.63 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOEL N Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $69,187.56 Date 10/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $69,187.54 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUELE, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $69,187.38 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $69,187.33 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, WENDY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,187.24 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, ERIC Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,187.19 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL T Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $69,187.14 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, PATRICK J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,186.55 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, WILFREDO Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,186.50 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCONE, FRANK Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,186.40 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUGER, JAMES B Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,186.16 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDA, HECTOR O Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $69,185.96 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORE, TRELLIS L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,185.77 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRER, TAMMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,185.68 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUST-TORRANCE, LAURIE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,185.66 Date 08/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRY, MICHELLE T Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $69,185.44 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, HAROLD N Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $69,185.24 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDIEN, SCOTT P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,185.07 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, PAULA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $69,184.91 Date 11/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, JOSEPH R, II Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,184.65 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JONATHAN P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $69,184.50 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADUSKY, STANLEY J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,184.40 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, STEPHANIE L Employer name City of Elmira Amount $69,184.37 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNAK, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,184.16 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, DOUGLAS F, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,183.69 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, JOHN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $69,183.62 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, BRIAN S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $69,182.98 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERN, MICHELLE E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $69,182.96 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTULA, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,182.94 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, MATTHEW S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,182.80 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURISTON, WILKINSON Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $69,182.67 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,182.37 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSARO, JULIANA Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,182.22 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIANTE, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $69,181.73 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMORE, LA KISHA N Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $69,181.17 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,181.02 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $69,180.92 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVARI, ANNE MARIE Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $69,180.89 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLENTINO, PEDRO R Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $69,179.88 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, DANIEL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,179.65 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,179.43 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACORSA, DONALD F Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $69,179.34 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALGOBIN, BHUMIKA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,179.26 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTERSON, INES A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $69,178.72 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JAMES V Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $69,178.51 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, NANCY A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $69,178.32 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, AMY Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $69,178.16 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, ALEX J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,177.99 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALASSO, MICHAEL V Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,177.75 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIS, SUSAN M Employer name Otsego County Amount $69,177.18 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOYCE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,176.90 Date 07/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, KYLE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,176.89 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, LATISHA G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $69,176.87 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, W JEFFREY Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $69,176.77 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSACE, DEBORA L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $69,176.61 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LINDSEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,176.03 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, VICTORIA J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $69,176.00 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, MICHAEL F, III Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $69,175.94 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SCOTT A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,175.58 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DAVID L Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,175.19 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, THERESA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,174.91 Date 03/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAETE, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $69,174.80 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, ADAM R Employer name Department of Law Amount $69,174.48 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULPEPPER, KENNETH E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $69,174.17 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, TARA Q Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $69,173.51 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLINSON, KEVIN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,173.45 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLGEE, BRIAN H Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,173.44 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $69,173.28 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, GORDON A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,172.58 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE-MELAGRANO, JUDI L Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $69,172.47 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KATHRYN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,172.42 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System