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 CONTRERAS, LUZ E Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ARLINEE Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ODEAN O Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DELCY Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DANIEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DONNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BORDE, MARVIN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPLEY, TRACIE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, VINCENT Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ANDREA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAKEISHA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WANDA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGOWI, ANGELA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGANDO, YASMINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVBUDE, MABEL O Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, JOSE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATTS, LESLIE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, CARIDAD Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, YANELLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DESERRIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTGER, DEBRA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, IVETTE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROFANI, MARITZA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHERYL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOVAR, PAOLA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, LENIN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, JUAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGHESE, LAZAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,484.12 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, PATRICIA D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $67,484.04 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, ANEICIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,483.73 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, MARY N Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $67,483.68 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEAKIS, ANN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $67,483.59 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGAN, KEVIN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,483.29 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AISHA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,483.25 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, GERALD W Employer name Town of Clay Amount $67,483.03 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, AISEN B Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $67,483.00 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUOZZI, JAMES T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $67,482.87 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDA-MOTT, GAIL K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,482.77 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOSEPHINE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,482.77 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ELSA S Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $67,482.60 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORA, EDDIE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $67,482.30 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNOLA, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,482.10 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATIEN, DANIEL R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,482.03 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $67,481.67 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, DARIUS J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $67,481.63 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, BART C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $67,481.60 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, STEPHANIE R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $67,481.52 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEBORAH L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $67,480.67 Date 01/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KAREN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,480.39 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINI, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $67,480.35 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, JOHN Employer name Saratoga County Amount $67,480.31 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLMAN, KRISTEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $67,480.10 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, EDWIN P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $67,480.10 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNEAUD, JOCELYNE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,479.94 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABBIE, DAVID M Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,479.68 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, DAVID L Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,479.57 Date 06/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, ASHLEE M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $67,479.19 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROBSKI, THERESA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,479.17 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNIG, JAMES A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,479.04 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVELLE, MARGARET B Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $67,479.04 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMONA, MANUEL A Employer name Village of New Square Amount $67,478.95 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PATRICIA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $67,478.84 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO-WISHART, GIOIA A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,478.81 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DMYTRENKO, JOSEPH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,478.55 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASON A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $67,478.53 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, ANTHONY L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $67,478.47 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONTAK, DULCE Y Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $67,478.39 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, NOEL C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,478.21 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TREVOR L Employer name City of Beacon Amount $67,477.69 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC FEE, TONJA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $67,477.62 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, MARK A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $67,477.61 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBURG, GARY K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $67,477.02 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, CRYSTAL J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $67,476.79 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,476.36 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, REBECCA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,475.77 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECK, ANDREW W Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $67,475.52 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSAK, ROBIN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,475.19 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ELIZABETH Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $67,474.93 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHUKUTTY, LILLY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,474.90 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRON, BERNARD F, JR Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $67,474.55 Date 03/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAULFUSS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $67,474.34 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANS, CLEMENT A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $67,474.33 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JOHN F, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $67,474.33 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JOHN J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $67,474.06 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREK, FRANK Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $67,473.48 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMANCYK, KAITLYN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,472.73 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, GREGORY W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,472.55 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTON, DREW W Employer name City of Lockport Amount $67,472.40 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRY, BRENDAN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $67,472.36 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, THOMAS Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,472.31 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, CLAUDIA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,471.92 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUNEDO, YANIRA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,471.83 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELETZ, STEPHEN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,471.80 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GARY T Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $67,471.47 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEO, JOHN T Employer name Delaware County Amount $67,471.34 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEAL, ANNA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,471.12 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELMO, LISA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,470.60 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSHIP, KEVIN R Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $67,470.44 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System