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 BERG, TODD J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $67,631.56 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZEMBOWSKI, ASTRID R Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $67,631.44 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGY, CHERYL A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $67,631.36 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, MARK R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,631.31 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, GREGORY P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $67,631.19 Date 12/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, MATTHEW J Employer name Albany County Amount $67,630.90 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARING, LISA MARIE Employer name NYS Conference of Mayors Amount $67,630.75 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, ELVIS, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,630.48 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREMUGA, MICHAEL R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,630.36 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, RUEY M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $67,630.18 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, RAYMOND L Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $67,630.18 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENE, ROBERT W Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $67,629.42 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNDERLICH, MICHELE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $67,629.17 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, TYRONE A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $67,628.25 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDONIO, PHILIP Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $67,628.05 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEOR, LORI S Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $67,627.72 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDTKE, CLAUDIA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,627.55 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, SUZANNE E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $67,627.40 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUINI, JOSEPH Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $67,627.14 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULANCHUK, JOHN E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $67,627.02 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DAVID A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,626.80 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PAMELA B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,626.36 Date 04/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, JOSE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,626.16 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMS, CARRA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,625.96 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, ROBERT T Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $67,625.65 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGLER, TINA M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $67,625.64 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, PAMELA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $67,625.59 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, THOMAS H Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $67,625.37 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIANDRO, JULEEN C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,625.17 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLENDORE, MARY Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $67,624.92 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TISHA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,624.80 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, JOHN S Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $67,624.77 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGARZO, GERARD A, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,624.76 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, KYLE J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $67,624.72 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KEVIN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $67,624.49 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRYS, JEFFREY P Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $67,624.46 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DENISE M Employer name Orange County Amount $67,623.99 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALVINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,623.54 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, PAMELA A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $67,623.05 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, KELLIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,622.28 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JOSY Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,622.08 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $67,621.60 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEED, WILLIAM N Employer name Village of Walden Amount $67,621.09 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, JILL Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,620.86 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLDE, YENEBEBHIWOT T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $67,620.72 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULGIANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $67,620.16 Date 11/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, LINDA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,620.10 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGER, BARBARA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $67,619.91 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLOUGH, JEFFREY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,619.72 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ANDREA S Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $67,619.60 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAST, DAWN E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,619.60 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, HEATHER A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,619.60 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RONALD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,619.46 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JIMMY V Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $67,619.44 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, GERARD J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $67,619.03 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ERIC W Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $67,618.88 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, LAURA K Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $67,618.78 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMY D Employer name Yates County Amount $67,618.68 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFMAN, NORMAN P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $67,618.57 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, LESLIE M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $67,618.45 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JAMES J Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $67,618.25 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, KENDRICK A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $67,618.07 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KESHAVA, SEETHADEVI B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,617.86 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELIG, EDWARD R, SR Employer name City of Rome Amount $67,617.61 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, ANDY G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,617.54 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RYAN T Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $67,617.33 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCIK, NIKITA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,617.26 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, LYLE T Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $67,616.85 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, JESSICA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,616.24 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMI, ANGELA L Employer name Erie County Amount $67,616.04 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEN, CAROLINE D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $67,615.90 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSINO, THOMAS D, JR Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $67,615.69 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, SUSAN E Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $67,615.62 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, DONNA H Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $67,615.53 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, VICTOR M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $67,615.19 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLING, WALTER L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,615.17 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHELLE Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $67,615.05 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASSI, STACEY R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $67,614.96 Date 07/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATFIELD, JARED J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $67,613.98 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, DANNY D Employer name Clinton County Amount $67,613.87 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPEN, DONALD K, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,613.08 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, LENORA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $67,612.55 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEDL, DANIEL B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $67,612.29 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARUTSKIE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $67,611.60 Date 06/10/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACZKOWSKI, CORY T Employer name Lewis County Amount $67,611.56 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTACAVOLI, DONNA E Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $67,611.52 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, LUIS F Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,610.58 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, ERIC S Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $67,610.46 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DOROTHY F Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $67,610.38 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OLIVER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,610.27 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMLAS, DAVID S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,610.14 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMENZO, PETER J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $67,610.05 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGI, JOSEPH Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $67,610.01 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS-JOE, MARVA N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $67,609.61 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERING, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $67,609.58 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DANIEL L Employer name Columbia County Amount $67,609.00 Date 08/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVEN, TODD C Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $67,608.91 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRADY, TA TANISHA D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,608.40 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, BRUCE J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $67,608.36 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLUKIEWICZ, STEVEN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,608.15 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System