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 LA BARGE, COREY L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,423.87 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, GAEANN V Employer name Somers CSD Amount $67,423.72 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Islip Amount $67,423.60 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, BILLIEE JO Employer name Wyoming County Amount $67,423.54 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MATHAI Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $67,423.50 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,423.46 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MININNI, GARY M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $67,423.31 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, LAURA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $67,423.20 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROSEMARY T Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $67,423.20 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY L Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $67,423.20 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, PAULETTE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $67,423.20 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, JESSICA R Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $67,423.20 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONNA, TERESA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,423.05 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,422.95 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,422.75 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULOMBE, ALEXIS K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,422.07 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRIVELLO, DANIEL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,421.92 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, IRIS L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,421.91 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELETA, ADAM J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,421.43 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TIFFANY M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,421.38 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, CLIFFORD H Employer name Schuyler County Amount $67,421.21 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIRE, ROSE MARIE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,420.15 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, VICKI-LYN P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $67,419.48 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLETTA, JOHN T Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $67,419.36 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMISH, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $67,419.11 Date 12/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, DAVID J Employer name Oneida County Amount $67,418.82 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, THOMAS J Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $67,418.53 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Broome County Amount $67,418.51 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINGLE, MAUREEN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,417.70 Date 08/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JULIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,417.28 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERWAY, JUSTIN C Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $67,417.00 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOWALCZEWSKI, GERALD S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,416.86 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, JAY B Employer name Orange County Amount $67,416.27 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, MURRAY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,416.14 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, DOUGLAS W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $67,415.87 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDLEITNER, JENNIFER A Employer name Greene County Amount $67,415.67 Date 08/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, ROBERT, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,415.62 Date 07/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFISTER, DEBORAH A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $67,415.56 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PATRICK F Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $67,415.31 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, SETH C Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,415.20 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBBINK, KEVIN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $67,415.13 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $67,415.10 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGARD, TRAVIS J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $67,414.92 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOELLER, ERICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,414.81 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WENDY L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,414.63 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, HERMINIO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $67,414.25 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, MARK L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $67,413.40 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEGROVE, MICHELLE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,413.37 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, DENISE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,413.31 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIARKOWICZ, MICHAEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,413.11 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRONG, GARY A Employer name Madison County Amount $67,412.79 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SUZANNE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,412.62 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBOLD, MARYANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $67,412.16 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGALLEN, JOHN R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,412.08 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTNES, LINDA J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $67,412.08 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JAMES R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $67,412.08 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYMAN, MARIE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,412.08 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, BRIDGET Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $67,412.08 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DAWN J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $67,411.66 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, DANIEL W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,410.92 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $67,410.68 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAYCHOCK, RYAN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,410.46 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, TERRY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $67,410.35 Date 04/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, STEVEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $67,410.33 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,410.29 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, LAURINDA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $67,410.02 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, TRICIA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,409.97 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, BRIAN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $67,409.89 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDISON, MARIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,409.10 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, LEONIDAS A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $67,408.97 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ANDIE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $67,408.89 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, STEPHANIE H Employer name Oswego County Amount $67,408.21 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, LAWRENCE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,407.93 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Utica Amount $67,407.83 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $67,407.31 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLGAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $67,407.27 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE JOHN, SANDRA M Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $67,406.95 Date 07/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIBERT, LAWRENCE P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $67,406.68 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAY, JULIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,406.56 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, JILLIAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,406.50 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SAMUEL N, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $67,406.40 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $67,405.91 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,405.88 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GORDON G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $67,405.60 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, HAROLD G Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $67,405.10 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLSTONCROFT, NANCY E Employer name Erie County Amount $67,404.82 Date 09/27/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, SHELDON S Employer name Town of Victor Amount $67,404.02 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIAL, TRACY L Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $67,403.18 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAFITY, RICHARD H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $67,403.17 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JASON M Employer name Erie County Amount $67,402.90 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $67,402.77 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYDEN, JAMES A Employer name Erie County Amount $67,402.56 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARIELLO, BARBARA A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $67,402.54 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JOYCE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $67,402.43 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONAUGHEY, MYISHA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,401.45 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $67,401.19 Date 03/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, MARTIN A Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $67,401.19 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPUR, KARINA X Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,400.77 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINO, VINCENT Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $67,400.25 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $67,400.10 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System