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 FLEMING, CHRISTINE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $68,029.67 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSALINE, DIAMOND M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $68,029.51 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASS, EDWARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,029.24 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, JULIANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,029.14 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPPARO, RICHARD D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $68,029.13 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDLON, FRANCIS A, SR Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,028.86 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, ALYSON M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,028.50 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALZARANO, ANTHONY G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,028.26 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNTER, DERRICK P Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $68,028.26 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, RICHARD V, III Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $68,028.10 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODKULSKI, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $68,027.95 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, KATHRYN A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $68,027.86 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN, ALANNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $68,027.56 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERAM, DAVID C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $68,027.23 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, SAROJ L Employer name Bryant Library Amount $68,026.92 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, JULIO A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $68,026.78 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, ROBERT J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $68,026.71 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCY, JOHN P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $68,026.58 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, ASHOK K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,026.25 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDEO, GARY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $68,025.69 Date 12/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, HEATHER D Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,025.61 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, NEIL A Employer name Warren County Amount $68,025.60 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, KESHAN I Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,025.31 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUE, JOSEPH J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $68,025.06 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, JELANIE J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $68,024.90 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVONA, FRANK P Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $68,024.90 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, GUY J, III Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $68,024.79 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBIS, LISA Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $68,024.56 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGEL, STEVE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,023.97 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLA, JENNIFER A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $68,023.96 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDI, WILLIAM S Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $68,023.87 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCAFFREY, SHARON Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $68,023.72 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRIAN C Employer name Cortland County Amount $68,023.44 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEOMAN, WAYNE E Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $68,023.02 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERSTROM, LYNDA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $68,022.40 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, CATHERINE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $68,022.30 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDIOLAZA, JUAN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $68,021.70 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, BRAD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,021.50 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, LAURA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,021.46 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $68,021.15 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, RALPH J, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,021.12 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLOCK, DANIEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $68,020.95 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROSSER, MICHAEL A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $68,020.94 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, DESIREE V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,020.83 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS P Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $68,020.70 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, THOMAS P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,019.81 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFANISCO, STEPHANIE L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,019.66 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $68,019.00 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, ERIC L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,018.93 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, GLENN F Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,018.64 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,018.33 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GAETANO, ALESSANDRO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,018.07 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT J Employer name Leg Task Force Reapportionment Amount $68,017.35 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $68,017.27 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARCZEK, GEOFFREY T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,017.19 Date 04/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABBINGER, JODI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,016.98 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, RAYMUNDO Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $68,016.84 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JEFFREY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,016.50 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JOHN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,016.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ANTHONY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,015.76 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINSON, JUSTIN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,015.40 Date 08/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENJERSKA, LUANNE Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,015.39 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,015.10 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, CHERIE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,014.41 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, KERRY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,014.40 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIS, JULIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,014.11 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, AIMEE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $68,014.11 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DENISE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $68,013.79 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGH, ANDRE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $68,013.70 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAY, MATTHEW C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $68,013.45 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKO, ROBERT M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $68,013.43 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KELLY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,013.09 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DELORES J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,013.01 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JASON G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,012.97 Date 05/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, LAURIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,012.89 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, VIRGINIA W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,012.86 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, BRIAN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $68,012.69 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSEL, DAVID R Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $68,012.38 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONEBURG, KENNETH D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,012.06 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, JASON A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,011.94 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, ANTONIA C Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $68,011.69 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, SEAN N Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $68,011.63 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, FRANK A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $68,010.20 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMAGO, ABBY N Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,010.08 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $68,009.84 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, MICHAEL R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $68,009.69 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORYCINSKI, CRAIG A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,009.54 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DAVID T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $68,009.49 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSTKA, PAUL A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $68,008.94 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITTER, ALBERT J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $68,008.71 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZLOCKIE, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Olean Amount $68,008.68 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NESBITT, PHILIP J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $68,007.97 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TWERDAK, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,007.22 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWUIETT, MILDRED J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,007.15 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAFFE, JOHN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $68,007.12 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKETT, RUSSELL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,006.81 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFERY, QAMAR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,006.67 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, MARY E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $68,006.41 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $68,006.28 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINDELL, ALYSON R Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,006.24 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System