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 BOGARDT, TERESA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $68,706.95 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTOLO, RUSSELL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,706.54 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEICK, JOSHUA D Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $68,706.18 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, ANDREW R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $68,706.04 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALYSZ, RICHIE J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $68,705.66 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNUCCI, MARY BETH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,705.65 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, AARON A Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $68,705.60 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $68,705.46 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, LEE E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $68,705.32 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCAL, SAMANTHA E Employer name Orange County Amount $68,705.23 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODEN, RALSTON Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,704.86 Date 06/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, GINA Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $68,704.56 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONDA, CAROL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $68,704.38 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTZ, MARGARET E Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $68,704.31 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNLY, JANE W Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $68,704.10 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRACO, SALVATORE A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $68,704.08 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIERI, SUE ANN Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $68,703.86 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, SCOTT A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,703.23 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMMIG, MATTHEW P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,703.00 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MARY ANN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,702.51 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, JERED W Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $68,702.44 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROOD, SHARON L Employer name City of Rome Amount $68,701.79 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, KYLE B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,701.69 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RENEE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,701.64 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, DORINDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $68,701.49 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEE-SAMPSON, JACQUELINE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,701.26 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Erie County Amount $68,701.07 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISENRING, MARIA E Employer name Wayne Co Ind Dev Agency Amount $68,700.48 Date 06/15/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, RICHARD T Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $68,700.30 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FICILI, FABRIZIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,700.29 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMERY, TODD L Employer name Washington County Amount $68,700.11 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JOSEPH B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,699.90 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, JIAO JIAO Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,699.63 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, LEO F Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $68,699.33 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, WAVERLY Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $68,699.22 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DENISE M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $68,699.07 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUOSSO, TINA Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $68,698.49 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RUBY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,698.28 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, TIMOTHY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,698.10 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASGILL, DONNA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,697.66 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKINO, ELLEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,697.20 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSKIE, SUSAN E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,696.35 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, AARON P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $68,696.34 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCISZEWSKI, JEFFREY M, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $68,696.08 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATTO, ERIK Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $68,695.97 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSMORE, MARK D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,695.89 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, JOHN R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $68,695.72 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EVELYN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,695.55 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, DEBRA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $68,695.45 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JAMES M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $68,695.37 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TESAR, JASON J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $68,695.04 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTOPELLE, CHARLES P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,694.45 Date 04/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYE, DEWAYNE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,694.28 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, JESSE Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $68,693.78 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTONIO, DONATO F Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $68,693.77 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $68,693.68 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATELA, DANIEL Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $68,693.62 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS-RIGHTMIRE, AMBER M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $68,693.52 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, NORMAN A, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,692.70 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACIO, JOHN Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $68,692.69 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOSEPH P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $68,692.67 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIRE, BRENT A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $68,692.51 Date 03/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENCE, STEPHEN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $68,692.49 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, GENE M, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $68,692.49 Date 02/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PECORA, GERALD N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,692.43 Date 06/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, NICOLE L Employer name Education Department Amount $68,692.39 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, CAITLIN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,692.23 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEHART, VALTERIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,692.11 Date 01/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELICK, SUSAN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,692.00 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDER, MARGARET S Employer name Woodward Memorial Library Amount $68,691.98 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SCOTT W Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $68,691.97 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOESSNER, EILEEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $68,691.38 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NOELLE M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $68,691.00 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHN, ROBERT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,690.71 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSENER, EDWARD T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $68,690.53 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MADERA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $68,690.50 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZAMERE, TARA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,690.42 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YI Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $68,690.10 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, FAIZA K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $68,689.93 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KENNETH R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $68,689.87 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK, PATRICK C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,689.65 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPENBERG, TRACEY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,689.41 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, MARK A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $68,689.31 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, HARRY J Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $68,689.11 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, RACHEL O Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,689.02 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, VINCENT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,689.01 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDING, DENISE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $68,688.78 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANEGA, BRENT R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $68,688.77 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHOLS, DEREK L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,688.77 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CANDICE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,688.71 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANTHONY Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,688.47 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ALEXANDRA Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $68,687.74 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABESSAR, FERN V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,687.47 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNESI, MARIAN C Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $68,686.40 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ANTHONY W Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $68,686.09 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, SHANEVE A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $68,685.60 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINION, MICHAEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $68,685.16 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLANCE, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $68,685.12 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS-AIME, FRANTZ PIERRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,684.40 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,684.35 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System