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 GOLDBERG, MAXINE W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $69,014.75 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERGENRODER, JUSTIN R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,014.25 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARIA F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,014.06 Date 07/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOYCE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,014.06 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, BARBARA A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $69,013.97 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLOS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $69,013.82 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SANJAYAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $69,013.66 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTITO, AMANDA M Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $69,013.45 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, JAMES B Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $69,013.39 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $69,013.31 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KATHERINE G Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $69,013.26 Date 05/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZUBA, JUDI E Employer name Broome County Amount $69,013.24 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, STEPHEN M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $69,013.10 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRO, ALBERTA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $69,012.75 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, EDWIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,012.47 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, ROBERT P Employer name Allegany County Amount $69,012.29 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADNER, GRACE Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $69,012.12 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RACHEL Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $69,012.00 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLONE, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,011.82 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GAUDIO, NICOLE M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $69,011.75 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, CANDACE L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $69,011.71 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JOHN A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $69,011.68 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, RALPH Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $69,011.50 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MARTIN J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,010.51 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, ADALKYRIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,010.41 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPSHAW, VALTINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,010.41 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESHUR, DAVID L Employer name Village of Waverly Amount $69,010.04 Date 06/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, GARY E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $69,010.03 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, MANUEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,010.03 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, CYNTHIA P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $69,009.94 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, BONNIE J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $69,009.45 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ANDREWS, JEFFREY N Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,008.96 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ERIN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,008.80 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, FRANK T Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $69,008.64 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYN, PATRICK G Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $69,008.21 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $69,007.96 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOLLI, REBEKA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,007.80 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, TERRANCE W Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $69,007.63 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,007.59 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCPHERSON, HEATHER S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,007.51 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAM, JEFFREY M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $69,007.44 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTEO, DONNA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, ROBIN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JEANNE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 10/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JOSEPH S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFFREDO, DIANE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINACCIO, STEVE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAVCIK, CHRISTINE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRELLO, JOHN S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGNANAN, BABY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,006.99 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLINGER, WILLIAM L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,006.99 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, FRANCES D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,006.99 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REOLYN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,006.99 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEY, RENNI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,006.99 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, ROSA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,006.99 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHERYL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,006.99 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, MARGARET Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,006.99 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ANNETTE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,006.99 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MITCHELL H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,006.99 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, LINDA A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $69,006.82 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,006.81 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Clinton County Amount $69,005.87 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT B Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $69,005.76 Date 03/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRELL, LEKISHA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,004.69 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAK, JARRAD M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,004.60 Date 07/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, TINA N Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,004.56 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEEMA C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,004.25 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, AMY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,004.00 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, STEPHANIE R Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $69,003.70 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, ERIC B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,003.65 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, CHAD J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $69,003.57 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM-ALFRED, BARBARA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,003.30 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTICIELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Broome County Amount $69,002.81 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HECTOR, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,002.54 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERUBE, MATTHEW S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,002.30 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, ROGER Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,002.18 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAS, KEVIN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,001.85 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, KEVIN Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $69,001.70 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLETTE, DARLENE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,001.63 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDY, RUTH A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $69,001.62 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEREAUX, MARY C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $69,000.80 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ERIN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $69,000.42 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KAREN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,000.40 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, GERALDINE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $69,000.10 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARILYN Employer name Greene County Amount $69,000.10 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-MENJIVAR, VICTOR ERNESTO Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $69,000.02 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $69,000.00 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLO, LEONARD Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $69,000.00 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSWICK, TIMOTHY K Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $69,000.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, LETISHA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,999.83 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, SHARON T Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $68,999.76 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,999.63 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, HALLE P Employer name Ontario County Amount $68,999.29 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSMANN, PATRICIA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $68,999.19 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TARRIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,999.17 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMES E Employer name Erie County Amount $68,998.80 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, AHMED GALAL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $68,998.54 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $68,998.49 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLO, VINCENT S Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $68,998.31 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System