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 WILLIAMS, MARLENE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,473.60 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWOOD, KEVIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,473.57 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENOWDEN, BRIAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,473.45 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MORGAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,473.26 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, HELAINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,472.70 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIQUE, SHAHANAZ B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,472.66 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIPOVITCH, KARA N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,471.80 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, MARC S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,471.59 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTTER, MELVIN, JR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,471.15 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, DEBRA A Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $68,471.08 Date 09/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPF, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $68,470.81 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILUK, JOSEPH J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $68,470.48 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELMACH, MICHAEL A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $68,469.52 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, BRYAN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,469.38 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JEFFERY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,469.29 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, MICHELLE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,469.19 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCESZYN, RICHARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,469.00 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CAROL D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $68,468.81 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, CURTIS F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $68,468.65 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JEREMY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $68,468.62 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, HEATHER J Employer name Village of Bath Amount $68,468.49 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANDREW R Employer name Centerport Fire District Amount $68,468.28 Date 10/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT, CAROLYN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,467.86 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, ELIZABETH ANN Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $68,467.71 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JEREMIAH Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $68,467.67 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SENA, MARIO M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,467.57 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNEN, CHRISTIAN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,467.53 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $68,467.49 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KEMOH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,466.91 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, L GWEN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $68,466.82 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESSEY, KEITH R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $68,466.69 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JOSHUA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,465.95 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, DAX Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,465.79 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, LORI Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,465.18 Date 02/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCCILLI, RENATO J Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $68,464.82 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERA, SCOTT C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $68,464.17 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYTON, SHAREECE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $68,463.83 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MATHEW L, JR Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $68,463.74 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONTORINIS, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,463.20 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIO D Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $68,463.02 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, RICHARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,463.01 Date 03/22/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, STACEY Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $68,462.96 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DAVID P Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $68,462.93 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, RONALD W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $68,462.80 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYBERS, ANDREW N Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $68,462.74 Date 06/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, WAYNE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,462.61 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCE, LINDA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,462.14 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, KENNETH E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $68,461.91 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITZ, SCOTT M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $68,461.87 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JO ANNE M Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $68,461.42 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPONETTI, HARRY M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $68,461.30 Date 04/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ELENA F Employer name Education Department Amount $68,461.19 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JOSHUA G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $68,460.60 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, DENISE M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,460.43 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JASON R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $68,459.92 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, LAURIE J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $68,459.70 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, CAROL S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $68,459.52 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULTS, LINDA Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $68,458.14 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JAMES P Employer name Ontario County Amount $68,458.02 Date 05/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, VIKKI LYNN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,457.90 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSANA, JENNY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,457.30 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JENNIFER L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,457.12 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSMER, MICHAEL T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $68,456.86 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETALLACK, LISA M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $68,456.78 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WILDE, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,456.61 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING-BUCKLEY, APRIL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,456.08 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, AVERY T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $68,455.96 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, ANDREW D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $68,455.92 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, ERWIN C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $68,455.84 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARIA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $68,455.20 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, ROBERT A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $68,454.90 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, MARK F Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,454.75 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLE SAETEROS, JONATHAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,454.46 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNE, MICHAELA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,454.15 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTROM, KEVIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,454.10 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, GLENN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,454.03 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, HECTOR LOWES, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $68,453.84 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMBORSKI, ARLENE F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,453.84 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $68,453.80 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, THOMAS J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $68,453.79 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $68,453.64 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDENSTOCK, AMY Employer name Greene County Amount $68,453.43 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARIELLO, MICHELE B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,452.17 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYER, JILL M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $68,452.13 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, TIMOTHY D Employer name Education Department Amount $68,451.47 Date 11/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, JOHN L, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,451.43 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SCOTT G Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $68,451.16 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, LAURA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $68,450.88 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DANIEL R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $68,450.39 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ANTOINETTE L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $68,450.37 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJKAJ, IDRIZ Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $68,450.18 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARD-CHASE, ANN Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $68,450.14 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $68,450.04 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIONE, VIRGINIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,449.95 Date 12/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIELE, BARBARA L Employer name Erie County Amount $68,449.74 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $68,449.55 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,449.29 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, JOSHUA J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $68,449.20 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PATRICK J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $68,449.17 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, ADRIANA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,449.10 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System