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 MITCHELL, PAMELA P Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $67,899.46 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, PAUL T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,899.44 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY-CARTER, TAWANDA L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,899.20 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALVORSEN, RICKY B Employer name Wayne County Amount $67,898.51 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, TIMOTHY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $67,898.27 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, JULIETTE P Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $67,898.25 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, ANDREA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,897.38 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECHT, DENISE F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $67,896.88 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, DANIELLE Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $67,896.85 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANOWSKI, BRIAN P Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $67,896.69 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTED, JOHN L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $67,896.60 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABY, MARK A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,896.55 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, GREGORY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,896.37 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNOPOLLO, HILLARY A Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $67,896.32 Date 10/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, JAMES M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $67,896.00 Date 11/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JAMES A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $67,896.00 Date 12/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, JAIME E Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $67,895.74 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELLE, ANDREW W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $67,895.46 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINZ, CATHERINE E Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $67,895.37 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MICHAEL T Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $67,894.98 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGIUDICE, VINCENT J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,894.33 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWELL, AMY M Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $67,894.16 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLAK, JUSTIN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,893.91 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUVEGES, ENDRE P Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $67,893.53 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZIER, HARRY, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $67,893.30 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MARIA E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $67,892.75 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BRIAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,892.23 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SHATONJA K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,892.17 Date 08/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, KATHY F Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $67,891.86 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CURTISS M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $67,891.84 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBSKY, DIANE A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $67,891.71 Date 08/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRASICK, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,891.43 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSALLO, PAUL M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $67,891.32 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, ALICIA G Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $67,891.15 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FLENARD V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $67,891.13 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSAVER, SUSAN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $67,890.96 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZESKOWIAK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $67,890.81 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BENJAMIN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $67,890.12 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATSCHKI, EDWARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $67,889.86 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSIG, LAURA M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $67,889.77 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POELMA, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $67,889.73 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE YOUNGE, DORIAN A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,889.66 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JASON M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $67,889.55 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LARETTA Y Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $67,889.08 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLEY, MATTHEW S Employer name City of Rome Amount $67,888.44 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, CARLO F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,887.75 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTING, PATRICK K Employer name Broome County Amount $67,887.69 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, HAILEY K Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,887.13 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JACOB W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $67,887.09 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TIMOTHY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $67,887.00 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUR, NOAH Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $67,886.94 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, PAMELA S Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $67,886.93 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULKINS, RUSSELL A Employer name Putnam County Amount $67,886.80 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREESSEN, PETER J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $67,886.64 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSAIR, FURQAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $67,886.43 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSAJKO, JAMES R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $67,885.75 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $67,885.65 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHRT, REBECCA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,885.44 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINZI, GLENN T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $67,885.05 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, FAY H Employer name Erie County Amount $67,884.95 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, EVERETT C Employer name Town of Southold Amount $67,884.82 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, JOANNE Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $67,884.60 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DANIEL E Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $67,884.53 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBEL, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,884.52 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, DEBORAH J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $67,884.45 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATIR, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,883.99 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BONNIE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $67,883.90 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, ALTHEA P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $67,883.50 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELT, JAMES A Employer name Orange County Amount $67,883.41 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KIM L Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $67,882.77 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLIN, RUFUS Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $67,882.48 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, RICHARD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $67,882.24 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNON, STEPHANIE P Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $67,881.92 Date 11/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, BEUGRE VALERIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,881.89 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, LEWIS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $67,881.88 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DONALD S Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $67,881.65 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSO, ROBERTO G, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $67,881.59 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANOU, BARTHELEMY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,881.30 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL FEELY, HELEN E Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $67,881.30 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYJASIK, DAVID J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $67,881.28 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, TIFFANY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,881.23 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, CAROLINE N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $67,881.21 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, IVER M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $67,880.89 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAPF, RUSSELL, JR Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $67,880.77 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, RONALD Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $67,880.45 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, TRAVIS J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,880.18 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECHAK, JAMES B Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $67,879.63 Date 11/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLL, EVARISTA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,879.56 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CLIFFORD A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $67,879.11 Date 08/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERT, NORRIS A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $67,879.08 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLOR, TERRY M Employer name City of Olean Amount $67,878.99 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $67,878.88 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLA, ALICIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,878.81 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIL, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $67,878.69 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JEREMY A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $67,878.28 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASITCH, SUSANNE Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $67,878.28 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALICIA T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $67,877.90 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JAVIER I Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,877.87 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDO, DONALD Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,877.56 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDERA, ZACHARY R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $67,877.20 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System