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 LARNER, JAMES W Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $67,608.06 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KATHERINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $67,607.99 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $67,607.72 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORISEK, DAVID R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $67,607.45 Date 05/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEARY, SEAN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,607.43 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRODZIEJ, LAURIE Employer name Oneida County Amount $67,607.42 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, RAFAELE M Employer name Village of Otisville Amount $67,607.31 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, VILMA W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,607.26 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ADAM S Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,606.76 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, DONALD L Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,606.76 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, DEBORAH A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $67,606.57 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, MARIO J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $67,606.41 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DELICIA L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $67,606.29 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, RICHARD Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $67,605.37 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWNIAK, JILL M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $67,605.31 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOBRO, SCOTT E Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $67,605.17 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, LISA E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $67,605.05 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, MARY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,604.97 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, STEPHENY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,604.84 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, BRIAN K Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $67,604.71 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINA, MARTA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,604.50 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYDEN, SCOTT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,603.94 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CAROLYN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,603.86 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCOM, KELLY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $67,603.49 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEDS, JOSEPH N Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $67,603.47 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PENELOPE J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $67,603.16 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMHOFF, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $67,603.14 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $67,603.00 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DAVID F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,602.58 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHIKUARE, RONKE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,602.05 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $67,601.96 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOCCIA, ASSUNTA Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $67,601.77 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, HELEN Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $67,601.77 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LYNNE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, JILL H Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOND, LYNN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 04/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, SUSAN NORTHRUP Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 04/22/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULFORD, LINDA R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 04/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LORI P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTIA, DEBRA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, PATRICIA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, KATHLEEN F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 02/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, STACEY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CYNTHIA N Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 03/31/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBURY-HALLIDAY, HEIDE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, TERRI C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, SUSAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVADORE, LISA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 08/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USYK, ROSA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MELINDA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,601.77 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANZA, PATRICE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILIBERTI, CONCETTA C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DEBORAH P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, FRANCINE L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, JOANNE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, MICHELLE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, SUSAN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTRELLI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, MARIANNE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGERT, SUSAN P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,601.77 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARISOL J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,601.71 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, GARY S Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $67,601.71 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZO, DOMINICK Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $67,601.02 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZOGE, JOYCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,600.72 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, BONNIE J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $67,600.28 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSADA, MARCIA C Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $67,600.02 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, XIOMARA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $67,600.00 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, IRINA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $67,600.00 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, MICHAEL R Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $67,600.00 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,599.10 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MARTIN D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $67,599.09 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR-TIGGS, RENEE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $67,598.72 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $67,598.63 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DEANA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,598.27 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAK, JOSEPH Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,598.22 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, PETER R Employer name Erie County Amount $67,598.19 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIAN, SANDRA K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $67,597.97 Date 01/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, SHAVON L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,597.59 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSWICK, TIMOTHY C M Employer name Village of Florida Amount $67,597.58 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLICA, ANTHONY M, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $67,597.47 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIME, SCOTT F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,596.90 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, JULIE F Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $67,596.76 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, RANDY P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,596.70 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, HOPE M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,596.38 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $67,596.30 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, JAMES R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,596.16 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KELLY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $67,595.93 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JOY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,595.45 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GIGI Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $67,595.29 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, PHILLIP S, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $67,594.51 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, JOSEPH Employer name Erie County Amount $67,594.39 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, DAVID G Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $67,594.08 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CONDO, ANDREA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,594.07 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, RAYMOND C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,593.19 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, MARCELLINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $67,593.05 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ELPIDIO A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $67,592.98 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KESHAN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $67,592.66 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,592.46 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANETTE N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $67,592.46 Date 05/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System