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 BERNAUDO, ERIN R Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $68,492.16 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNING, BRADLEY D Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $68,491.44 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, EVERTON G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $68,491.19 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, DANIELLE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $68,491.07 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMENZO, MAUREEN R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $68,490.74 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCAFFREY, KEVIN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $68,490.60 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,490.30 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, NANCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,490.00 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROBERTA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $68,489.80 Date 07/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMA, GREGORY H Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,489.66 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNICCHI, ROBERT D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $68,489.47 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES-FLETCHER, ROBIN R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,489.40 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, KEVIN G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $68,489.24 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, JEAN C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $68,489.08 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADAN, MARILYNN R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $68,488.80 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, ADAM P Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $68,488.47 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTER, SARAH E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $68,488.29 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRISTOPHER B Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $68,488.27 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $68,487.67 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, HEATHER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,486.44 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JESSE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,485.88 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, CAROL A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $68,485.41 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBTZICK, RONALD G Employer name West Webster Fire District Amount $68,484.88 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDA, MARK W Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $68,484.51 Date 06/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, ANTHONY R Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $68,484.48 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, DONNA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,484.23 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARON, SCOTT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.13 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, DAVID K Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEE, KERRICK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, DIOGENES W Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, LISANN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, COLLEEN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, INDRIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENAS, ALFREDO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAISER, PATRICIA Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVES, DONNA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JIMMIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, TAMMY Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, CARLA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASLEY, DONNA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ARLENNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SUSIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BETSY Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDHU, SURINDER K Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON L Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JOSE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, VILMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, LUZ I Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, MICHELLE Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,484.12 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNA, STACIE K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $68,483.98 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULYAS, JOSEPH A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $68,483.61 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISON, DONALD J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,483.20 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITULSKI, GARY D Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $68,483.19 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERATON, GARY A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $68,482.96 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,482.81 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOHN C Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $68,481.90 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, CARMEN A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $68,481.80 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACHTENBERG, AUDREY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,481.63 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JODY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $68,481.40 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, RAYMOND D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $68,481.39 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, GEORGE Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $68,481.04 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, BURT M Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,479.99 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETKAVSKY, CATHRINE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $68,479.74 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, MARIANNE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $68,479.62 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERL, JENNIFER M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,479.21 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,479.16 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, DIANE T Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $68,479.10 Date 12/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Springville Amount $68,478.80 Date 06/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, DAVID G Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $68,478.70 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, NICOLE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $68,478.56 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JOHN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,477.87 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDO, MATTHEW D Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,477.71 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, CATHERINE S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,477.65 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, TIFFANY J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $68,477.53 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ARTHUR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $68,477.44 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAR, LEONARD R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $68,477.10 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, EDWARD H K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,476.95 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LINDA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $68,476.93 Date 05/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBBY, JOHN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $68,476.89 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, JAMIE P Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $68,476.30 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCEWICZ, CATHERINE I Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $68,476.23 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $68,476.09 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINSKI, KELLY L Employer name City of Rome Amount $68,475.95 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BETSY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,475.76 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $68,475.76 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, PATRICIA M Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $68,475.75 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, GARY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,475.47 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOWIAK, ANDREW M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,475.45 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, JEREMY J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $68,475.18 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULIPAN, RICHARD M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $68,475.07 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RUDY S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,475.00 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, WILLIAM R Employer name Village of Albion Amount $68,474.66 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEAPUS, DIANE H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,474.53 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, ROXIE Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,474.36 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRELL, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,474.34 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BODDIS, GEOFFREY T Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $68,474.22 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MYRA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,473.64 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System