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 O'NEIL, BRIAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $68,622.71 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMANTI, MICHAEL T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $68,622.43 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, REBECCA J Employer name Livingston County Amount $68,622.34 Date 04/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, JODI S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,622.09 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $68,621.98 Date 11/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLAN, FRED J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,621.98 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, BARBARA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $68,621.97 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULHABER, TRAVIS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,621.84 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEELER, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $68,621.78 Date 08/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SABONIS, KAREN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,621.49 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOSHUA M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $68,621.36 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, PETER Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $68,621.32 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREDERU, OMOTAYO A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,621.22 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LEE A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $68,620.48 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CATHERINE Y Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $68,620.40 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $68,620.15 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICURSE, LYNN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $68,620.11 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, CARLOS A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $68,620.04 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLS, LAURIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $68,619.94 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSER, WARD T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,619.89 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,619.11 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROLAMO, KATHRYN J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $68,618.99 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, SCOTT R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,618.56 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, LINDA M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $68,618.46 Date 04/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, CLIFFORD G, SR Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $68,618.39 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, JOSE M Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $68,617.36 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHOICK, PENDLETON Employer name Tompkins County Amount $68,617.06 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLENDORF, CHRISTINE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,616.41 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, ROGER S Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $68,615.43 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNGAN, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Bath Amount $68,615.38 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DAVID E Employer name Essex County Amount $68,614.07 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, CATHERINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,613.68 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXSMITH, DAVID J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $68,613.58 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSNESS, BLAKE J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $68,613.48 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, AARON W Employer name City of Kingston Amount $68,613.38 Date 08/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BITETTO, JOHN T Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $68,613.01 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, KYLE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,612.05 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TRAVIS Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $68,612.00 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, TERESA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,611.67 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IENTILUCCI, JUSTIN M Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $68,611.08 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZETO, HWADY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,611.05 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCHIANO, GERALD A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $68,609.76 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, STEPHEN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $68,609.58 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSS, STEPHEN C, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $68,609.50 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ELAINE N Employer name Putnam County Amount $68,609.31 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLAND, KYLE Employer name Orange County Amount $68,609.08 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $68,609.06 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, LUCAS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,608.55 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, ALFRED W Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $68,608.26 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, SUSAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,607.88 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, MELONIE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,607.44 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, EDWARD A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $68,607.32 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARSE, DOMINIC J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $68,606.77 Date 04/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, MANUEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,606.75 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIBAL, BRENDA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $68,606.68 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARTER, KERRI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,606.37 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIDGE, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,605.99 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, MARY E Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $68,605.47 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUMBIA, THOMAS F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $68,605.41 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHLBACH, CYNTHIA J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $68,605.28 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLINGER, DENISE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,605.11 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $68,604.73 Date 01/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSO, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $68,604.73 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, SEAN P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,604.71 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, RYAN T Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $68,604.70 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, RENEE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,604.55 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, REBECCA J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $68,604.45 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBRIDE, GARRETT T Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,604.41 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, JOHN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $68,604.22 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, JOHN Employer name Orange County Amount $68,604.15 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RUDELL Employer name Middletown Housing Authority Amount $68,603.85 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KAY E Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $68,603.55 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, LISA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $68,603.45 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, ZACHARY J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $68,602.92 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEON, MITZA Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,602.73 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DEBRA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $68,602.34 Date 03/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTARIS, JASPER N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,602.15 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, KEVIN L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,602.14 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, PAULETTE I Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $68,602.04 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDARENKA, LISA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,601.40 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALI, SAIDA Y Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,601.23 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, JEFFREY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $68,601.07 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, RAHEEM J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $68,600.76 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, JEFFERY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,600.70 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAP, ROLAND J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,600.69 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODUDUKUDU, EUGENIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,600.43 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,600.42 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,600.40 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANBROCKLIN, KAYLA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,600.36 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RICCO, SABINA F Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $68,600.00 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWODZINSKI, GARY M Employer name Village of Bergen Amount $68,600.00 Date 02/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHANRAJ, DWARKA Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $68,599.67 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, NICOLE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $68,599.16 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JENNIFER J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $68,599.07 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, LORETTA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,599.00 Date 04/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLE, JODIE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,598.45 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MONICA G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $68,598.43 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANDRE D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,598.33 Date 05/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, RICHARD Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $68,598.23 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NASEIVE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $68,598.02 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System