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 DESROCHER, CHRISTINA R Employer name Clinton County Amount $67,692.74 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTIERO, MATTHEW P Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $67,692.70 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEATRICH, BARRY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,692.36 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYWALSKI, MAGGIE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,691.84 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWN, GARFIELD, JR Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $67,691.82 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOSEPH F Employer name Cayuga County Amount $67,691.79 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLANT, JACQUELINE B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $67,691.15 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIO J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,690.87 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, MARY A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $67,690.50 Date 04/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEVAR A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,690.42 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROZLER, ANDREW J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $67,690.24 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, KATHRYN E Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $67,690.05 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLITON, DAVID J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $67,690.04 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JOHNIE, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $67,690.00 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $67,689.91 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $67,689.85 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MARCIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,689.69 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDINO, CLEOPATRA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $67,688.93 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDYK, STANLEY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,688.69 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHUPAGUNTLA, KALYANI Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,688.56 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, HENRY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,688.42 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKORNY, BRIAN S Employer name Otsego County Amount $67,688.41 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHING, BRIAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $67,687.66 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSETT, PATRICK O Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $67,687.48 Date 06/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, JUAN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $67,687.41 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, STEPHEN M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,687.28 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $67,686.90 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILLY, DANIEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $67,686.73 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNICUTT, YVONNE D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,686.55 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, RUEBEN Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $67,686.34 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, KIM M Employer name Clinton County Amount $67,685.89 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KIMBERLY N Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,685.47 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTON, ANDREW D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $67,685.14 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $67,684.82 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,684.78 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCIUOLI, VINCENZO R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,684.57 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIN, TRACY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,684.42 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHFORD, PAMELA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, LAREALL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYONA RAMIREZ, MAXIMILIANO P Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSSEMOUM, MOHAMED Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSON, PETRONA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIATTO, DANNIELA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, LA TOYA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, BARBARA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, MONIQUE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, GEORGE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTBOURNE, DELORES S Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 03/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDVIG, SHERYLYNN N Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, MYRNA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA-RIVERA, WANDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, ASHLEY N Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNOCK, CLAUDETTE B Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZEPKA, GRZEGORZ Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, SHERYL V Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BENNY Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SINI A Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LA SHAWNA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, DAVID J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, ANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.12 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARIA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.11 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,684.11 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDT, HEIDI K Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $67,683.99 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTE, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,683.07 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, PATRICK D Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $67,683.06 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ALAN L, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,682.93 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JUSTIN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,682.87 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWIE, DONNA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,682.84 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, PAUL, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $67,682.38 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BRIAN E Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $67,682.17 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDORFF, JAMES H, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,682.02 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLING, WHITNEY L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $67,681.52 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOW, JACK L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,681.14 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISHEL, LISA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $67,681.13 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, KIM M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,681.00 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, ROBERT M, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SEAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, JONATHAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYOLA, ADRIANA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIER, AMANDA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURANO, ALYSSA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSON, KERI J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,680.80 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL G Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $67,680.76 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, DAVID E Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $67,680.56 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULKIN, JOHN F Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $67,680.47 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, MADELINE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,680.29 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER-LAX, ELLEN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $67,680.03 Date 11/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, REBECCA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $67,679.94 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN P Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $67,679.26 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MITCHELL J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $67,679.08 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, SUZANNE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $67,678.98 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHYAOGLU, ERSAN I Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,678.31 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, AMANDA I Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $67,678.15 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,678.15 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER, MARCELLO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,678.10 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, SABRINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,677.98 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JENNIFER L Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $67,677.86 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBRE, MICHAEL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,677.82 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System