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 BUTTON, JEREMY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $67,376.32 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ANGEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,376.07 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIGHT, JESSE J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $67,375.91 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY-JONES, FAYE Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,375.62 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, SCOTT E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,375.24 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, VALERIE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,375.16 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SIMONE I Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $67,375.15 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, JERRY Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $67,374.99 Date 12/15/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, THOMAS A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,374.49 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CARRIE ANN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $67,374.41 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARESE, PATRICK D, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $67,373.95 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, THOMAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $67,373.91 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, DEBORAH J Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $67,373.54 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, DEAN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $67,372.15 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, CHEK D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $67,372.14 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, JEAN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $67,372.06 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYOR, DEBRA J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $67,371.81 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCK, GERALD J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,371.31 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLE, DANNY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,371.29 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAM, RYAN W Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $67,371.25 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, ALAN S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,371.14 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DEBORAH S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $67,370.64 Date 08/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, SCOTT A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,370.29 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSLIN, JOHN T Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $67,370.28 Date 04/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASH, ROBERT D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $67,370.01 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CRAIG STEVEN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $67,369.99 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $67,369.85 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, QUINN Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $67,369.64 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZOVILLA, RENEE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,369.64 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, MEGHAN E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $67,368.67 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $67,368.57 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANORE, DAVID R Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $67,368.14 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SUZANNE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $67,368.04 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, PEGGY D Employer name Livingston County Amount $67,368.00 Date 07/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSER, LEE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,367.72 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGYECZ, AMY E Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $67,367.62 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $67,367.48 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CHENEY, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,367.46 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JEREMY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,367.04 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,366.95 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIL, DIANE M Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $67,366.89 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURABITO, DANIEL P Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $67,366.86 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,366.85 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, JAMES R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $67,366.80 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERELLA, JOANNE Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $67,366.76 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, JODY M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $67,366.57 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, LYNN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $67,366.57 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHER, BRIAN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $67,366.57 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEMICK, DIANE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $67,366.33 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RUDOLPH L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,366.00 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOHN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,365.95 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $67,365.83 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, DENNIS M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $67,365.69 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, AUDREY M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $67,365.62 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDYK, NICHOLAS W Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $67,365.62 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBILIA, JANELLE E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $67,365.55 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZO, ALVARO G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,365.41 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLE, JOANN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,365.18 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MILLO, CHERYL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,365.08 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, WILLIAM V Employer name Lewis County Amount $67,364.80 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, BERNARD E, JR Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $67,364.64 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUPPO, JESSICA Employer name Broome County Amount $67,364.62 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLKES, COREY A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $67,364.26 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBERT, TIMOTHY G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $67,364.23 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLI, CHRYSTA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,364.02 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $67,364.01 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGI, FRANCES Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,363.68 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCA, FREDERICK H Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $67,363.28 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBAREK, MARK S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,363.00 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, JAMES B Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $67,362.78 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APATH, LJUBOMIR Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,362.77 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLINI, RICHARD J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,362.39 Date 01/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSHI, DIMPLE R Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $67,361.25 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, MARK G Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $67,361.06 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOESEL, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Palmyra Amount $67,360.71 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MARIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,360.59 Date 11/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSSON, PETER E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,360.23 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDDENHAGEN, MARY JEAN Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $67,360.03 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, KENNETH C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $67,359.53 Date 10/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, JOAN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,359.30 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DAVID M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $67,358.88 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, RODNEY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $67,358.71 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,358.44 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZARRO, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,358.37 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGUSTON, WAYNE L Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $67,357.89 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROQUIN, JAIME D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,357.61 Date 02/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $67,357.37 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORLAND, DONALD N Employer name Seneca County Amount $67,357.17 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECIASZKO, BOGDAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $67,356.95 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDE, DAVID G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,356.22 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GANA, MARK D Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,356.13 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, FREDERICK W Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $67,355.97 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLERI, SALVATORE J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $67,355.84 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALOMON, ANDREW D Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $67,355.40 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JAMES B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $67,355.37 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, HEATHER M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,354.82 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDRA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $67,354.77 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ROBERT W Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $67,354.66 Date 07/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNATH, JAMES T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $67,354.53 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,354.40 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System