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 CHIN, NADINE F Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $69,063.70 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, DAVID K Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,063.05 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, LEROY E Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $69,063.01 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, MAUREEN S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,062.96 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDEE, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,062.90 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $69,062.85 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENICHELLI, LORENE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,062.57 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JAMES A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $69,062.26 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,062.17 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE I Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $69,062.16 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PATRICK N Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $69,062.01 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEANEY-LEVENSON, SHANNON K Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $69,061.82 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSEN, THOMAS F Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,061.08 Date 11/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, FLORBELA M Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $69,060.74 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILE, DELBERT J Employer name Oswego County Amount $69,060.45 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHENHEIM, KAREN S Employer name Education Department Amount $69,060.43 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, GREGORY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,060.41 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHERALLE, LORI B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,060.12 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENHAM, MELISSA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,060.02 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, YAZMIL Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,060.02 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURALIE, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $69,059.91 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MOHAMMAD S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,059.88 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, DEBRA L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $69,059.55 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ERIN M Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $69,058.97 Date 05/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHAN, RYAZ Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $69,058.86 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $69,058.61 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, NIKITA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,058.23 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, DAVID M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,058.15 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWINE, ROBIN A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $69,057.84 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARMONTE, TRICIA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $69,057.63 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINKA, ANGELA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,057.16 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLITZ, ARLEEN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $69,056.78 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALAN D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,056.67 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOSE E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $69,056.31 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLNER, MARLENE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,056.15 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, FANYSHA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,056.07 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFIELD, COLLEEN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $69,055.61 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINA, SANDRA A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $69,055.40 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCKS, PETER M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,055.22 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, PATRICIA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,054.86 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLHOSSER, MARIA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $69,054.74 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEON, PATRICIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,054.60 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JASON C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,054.40 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEKEEPER, PATRICIA M Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $69,053.83 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMO, JACKSON N Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $69,053.11 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANO, ELLEN M Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $69,052.90 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, MARTHA C Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $69,052.74 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZARD, BONNIE J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,052.53 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOUFF, LIZABETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,052.50 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZE, WILLIAM B Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,052.35 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NICOLE S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,052.00 Date 11/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVEAL, DAWN M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $69,051.72 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORISUCK, JOHN P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,049.37 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BENJAMIN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $69,049.12 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PATRICK L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,049.01 Date 07/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBENEDETTO, MARGARITA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,048.36 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPPY, PAUL F, JR Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $69,048.29 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHUPRIK, MARINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $69,048.28 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, FRANK V Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,048.20 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, VLADIMIR C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,047.99 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNAS, MARK J Employer name Erie County Amount $69,047.76 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, JOSEPH M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,047.48 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KATHERINE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,047.47 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARD, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,047.33 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, YESENIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,047.29 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROSELI V Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $69,047.02 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,046.77 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SHERRIE A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $69,046.72 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $69,046.67 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONGHETTI, GLORIA A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $69,046.38 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERPOEL, JOHN M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $69,046.07 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, TIMOTHY R Employer name Cortland County Amount $69,045.59 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGE, LEONARD M, SR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,045.43 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON ENDE, LAUREN J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $69,045.41 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, RYAN W Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $69,045.08 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DIANA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,044.60 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKEMAN, BONNIE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $69,044.51 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SALLY A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $69,044.05 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, ROBERT J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $69,043.97 Date 02/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIT, CHRISTINA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,043.82 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, ROBERT C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,043.28 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, GUIDO R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $69,043.20 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISING, KEITH J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,043.08 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTOLO, DANIEL J Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $69,042.92 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONLUND, LEAH R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,042.77 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HORACE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,042.51 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, RICHARD C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $69,042.50 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURGILLO, AUGUST Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,042.40 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $69,042.00 Date 07/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LINDA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $69,041.82 Date 07/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,041.64 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOECKLER, BRYAN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $69,041.52 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ELLIOT W Employer name Orange County Amount $69,041.27 Date 03/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALHOTRA, MAUREEN E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $69,040.91 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, JENNIFER L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,040.63 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,040.41 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MONICA D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $69,040.00 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSI, JAMES M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,039.99 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARREA, STEFANIE K Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $69,039.14 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSLEY, SHAUN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,038.52 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System