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 SILVIS, ROBIN T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,505.72 Date 08/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENGLER, MICHAEL Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $67,505.36 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, SANDRA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,505.19 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, JAMIE L Employer name Orange County Amount $67,505.04 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DARREN W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $67,504.81 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, CHARLES W Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $67,504.67 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES K Employer name Steuben County Amount $67,504.53 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERKOWSKI, NORMAN G Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $67,504.19 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, TRACY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,503.03 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCO, ERIKA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,502.80 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOOD, NICOLE L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $67,502.77 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, JENNIFER K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,502.60 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWINN, TODD A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,502.18 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ADAM S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,502.17 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, DANIEL E, II Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $67,502.17 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MIGUEL N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $67,501.89 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MARK L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $67,501.82 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, STEPHEN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $67,501.04 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ROSELYNE Y Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $67,500.39 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDREWICZ, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $67,500.29 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, PAUL J Employer name Orange County Amount $67,500.28 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ALEXIS Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $67,500.03 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROBERT J Employer name Otsego County Amount $67,500.00 Date 01/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMLI, CHARLES E Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $67,500.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, PAULETTE L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $67,500.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENTZ, BRIAN T Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $67,499.70 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTRY, CALVIN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $67,499.64 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJINA, INGRID F Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,499.52 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, ADAM F Employer name Broome County Amount $67,499.46 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRICEWICH, GARY P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $67,499.44 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALIMONTE, PETER Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $67,499.43 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ANDREW M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $67,499.29 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CARMELO, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,499.14 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $67,498.34 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGLERO, NORMA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,498.11 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEDO, CARMELA A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $67,497.52 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMKE, ALAN M Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $67,497.03 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARA, DAVID J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,496.78 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATERRIGO, DOMINIC J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,496.75 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, SHARON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,496.69 Date 08/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGTRY, LISA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $67,496.61 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGACKI, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $67,496.16 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, VERLINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,495.87 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOHN E Employer name Lewis County Amount $67,495.36 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADE, LAURA B Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $67,495.23 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, NICOLE R Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $67,495.23 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUK, MARINA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $67,495.23 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEPPLEIN, PETER Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $67,495.04 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES D Employer name Addison CSD Amount $67,494.90 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, PATRICK L Employer name Orange County Amount $67,494.82 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,494.75 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UREKE, MIRCA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,494.73 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABELKA, LORI M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $67,494.57 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, MARYANN N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $67,494.32 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMIGLIO, ANTONIO Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $67,494.30 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTOWSKI, BRYAN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $67,494.28 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERR, PAUL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $67,494.10 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ERIC W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $67,493.74 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROCHO, NILDA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,493.58 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, LUIS J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $67,493.49 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLING, SCOTT J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $67,493.31 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, SHEREE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,493.12 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $67,492.75 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANGENBERG, THOMAS M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,492.71 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, ROBERT I Employer name Steuben County Amount $67,492.57 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCATEER, KEVIN J Employer name Bay Shore Fire District Amount $67,492.28 Date 09/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES W Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $67,492.00 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINNIP, TARA J Employer name Allegany County Amount $67,491.75 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JOHN R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $67,491.50 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JEREMY J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,491.12 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHAEL K Employer name Albany County Amount $67,491.07 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, NELSON V Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $67,490.62 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATMATI, CHRISTINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $67,490.61 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, FRANK P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $67,489.57 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, NICHOLAS J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,489.54 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINSON, LISA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $67,489.54 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, DEBORAH A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $67,488.82 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOS, ALAN C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,488.70 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, DEBORAH L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $67,488.56 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINELLI, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $67,488.42 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTINGHAM, KELVIN G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $67,488.20 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JOHN E Employer name Village of West Hampton Dunes Amount $67,488.00 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO PUELLO, YEDILSA Y Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,487.58 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, NESTOR J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,487.20 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KERRI ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,487.20 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA-CRUZ, LOURDES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,486.84 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHLIN, SHERRI A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,486.83 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELESIA, THOMAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,486.61 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAVLENKO, IVAN A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $67,486.41 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SANDRA S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $67,486.23 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPP, ERIC S Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $67,485.87 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPPERT, ELKE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,485.22 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAYA, CALEB C Employer name Genesee County Amount $67,485.13 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, HEATHER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,484.21 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS-JOHNSON, MARCIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 01/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, CYNTHIA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, DORIS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZOCO, MARY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DESERAY Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, TRACY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System