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 LAMBERT, JAYSON E Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,677.65 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, THOMAS N Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $67,677.50 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, EILEEN M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $67,677.16 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIASZEK, ADAM S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,676.97 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JASON W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,676.54 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEWCHUCK, DAVID P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,676.45 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEORGUIEV, DANIEL Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,676.09 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRISTEN N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,676.01 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, KIRK Z Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $67,675.96 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOJU, SILEOLA G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,675.58 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGNON, ERIC S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $67,675.49 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ROBERT D Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $67,675.26 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GEORGE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,675.22 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHMEYER, NANCY H Employer name Education Department Amount $67,675.13 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,675.05 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ERIC M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $67,674.77 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ROBERT F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $67,674.45 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JUAN C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $67,674.40 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENON, MICHAEL J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $67,673.99 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEN, MARK C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,673.81 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, TERESA J Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $67,673.63 Date 02/21/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RANDY L Employer name Broome County Amount $67,673.42 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DANIELLA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,672.78 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, HARVEY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,672.54 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, PAULETTE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,672.48 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, JAMES R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $67,672.44 Date 03/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLIN, BRYAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,672.00 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, ADAM D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,671.77 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTON, LANA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,671.75 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, ONORINA B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,671.38 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, DIANE I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,671.14 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DAVID P Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $67,671.09 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $67,670.95 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTZ, CHRISTINE C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $67,670.71 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSITO, MARY E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $67,670.67 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOEN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,670.43 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSMER, ZACHARY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $67,669.89 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSEY, DAMON A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,669.53 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, ELIZABETH J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $67,669.41 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JEANNETTE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $67,669.25 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRYS, ANTOINE V Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $67,668.66 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINCH, MARGARET A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $67,668.48 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $67,668.40 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEAT, THOMAS, JR Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $67,667.49 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIS, TOMMY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,667.33 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LUANN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,667.11 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, JANET E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $67,667.07 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPETA, CLAUDINE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $67,666.53 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANNERY, LONA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,666.52 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHHAUSER, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,666.50 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, KENNETH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,666.46 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTORO, PAULA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,666.32 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, KAREN A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $67,666.22 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLARATTA, ANGELA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $67,665.80 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, LISA MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $67,665.68 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCHER, ROBERT Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,665.19 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOLPE, ALISON B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,664.97 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CLARK Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,664.53 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, MARIANNE Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $67,664.41 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULTYNOVICH, TANYA J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $67,663.99 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MELANIE J Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,663.81 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NATHAN J Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,663.81 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIAK, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $67,663.73 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, ALAN E, JR Employer name Steuben County Amount $67,663.68 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, JULE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,663.65 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONEO, JOSEPH A Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $67,663.05 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, RANDI J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $67,662.95 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, BETH A Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,662.76 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KENNETH C Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $67,662.54 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALMER, DAYNE F Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $67,662.09 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKELA, SHANNON D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,661.86 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSQUE, SARAH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,661.40 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, TYLER G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,661.18 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CARLO D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $67,661.08 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULEAU, SCOTT J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $67,660.24 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEBANE, PETER J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $67,660.15 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, PATRICK T Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $67,660.09 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMER, CHRISTY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $67,659.49 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADEN, JOANNA C Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $67,659.36 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, SUZANNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,659.15 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, AMMARIE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,659.14 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBLEE, COLLEEN L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $67,659.03 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKA, THERESA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $67,658.94 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULANEY, HEATHER D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,658.83 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $67,658.71 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNHART, WILFORD A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $67,658.67 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN-WILSON, EUREKA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $67,658.61 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMMY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,658.51 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, ERIC L Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $67,658.27 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPELLO, JASON R Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $67,658.26 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRALE, ALPHONSE F Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $67,658.25 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGREN, MARIANNE E Employer name Rensselaer Housing Authority Amount $67,658.18 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, YVONNE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,657.80 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGBAUM, KYLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,657.68 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Oswego County Amount $67,657.32 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARGARET Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $67,657.12 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LOIS Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $67,656.80 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONGIORGI, GIOVANNI T Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $67,656.61 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHERGHI, CRISTIAN Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $67,656.43 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, PATRICK M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,656.11 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System