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 YEH, SUSAN Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,186.60 Date 07/13/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, JOHN C, III Employer name Orange County Amount $67,186.35 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULSTON, EDWIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,186.03 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, ZACHARY S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $67,185.93 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILDOR, EUGENIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $67,185.92 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGILVIE, WAYNE A Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $67,185.56 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READY, KYLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,185.50 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIS, OSCAR Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,185.28 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MASUMI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,185.06 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHARLES D Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $67,184.96 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTRAND, BENJAMIN C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $67,184.49 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOGLY, MELANIE S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,184.19 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRAK, PHYLLIS J Employer name Oneida County Amount $67,184.15 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,183.97 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, GINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,183.83 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODNICKI, KYLE R Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $67,183.71 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSSAIN, SHAWN S Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $67,183.28 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $67,182.92 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $67,182.83 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPRIORE, MARISSA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,182.82 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KATHLEEN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,182.79 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, KARL A, II Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,182.72 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LINDSAY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,182.36 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIOL, RAYMOND, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $67,182.23 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLASINSKI, TAYLOR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,182.18 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELANDIA, ERICK F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $67,182.08 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $67,181.98 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JOHN P Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $67,181.72 Date 06/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, LARRY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,181.45 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEILER, BRYAN N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,181.44 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, WILLIAM D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $67,181.37 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVY, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $67,181.30 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAU SANCHEZ, ALEJANDRO J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $67,181.30 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESS, MICHAEL J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $67,181.29 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMKO, NATHAN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,180.84 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, ERMELINDA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $67,180.71 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, MARTIN W Employer name Chemung County Amount $67,180.66 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VIRGELES, ANDREW J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,180.65 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOUF-BA, AMINATA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $67,180.38 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, CARMEN J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $67,180.08 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CARMAN R, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,179.52 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, MARIE E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,179.44 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKEY, SHAWN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,179.33 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROATS, B SCOTT Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $67,179.15 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOATCH, DWYANE D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $67,178.92 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN T Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $67,178.72 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAVID B Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $67,178.62 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JANICE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $67,178.61 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JORDAN G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,178.57 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINEK, MICHAEL F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,178.37 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, CINDY J Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $67,178.31 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, AMANDA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $67,178.04 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILES, SUSAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,177.95 Date 05/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN-PEPPER, ALBERTA R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,177.85 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTIS, DAVID J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,177.25 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $67,177.11 Date 08/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLESON, JASON J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $67,176.90 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JAMIE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $67,176.81 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,176.80 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STEPHEN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $67,176.31 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, THOMAS M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $67,176.04 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $67,176.02 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ZACHARY A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $67,175.89 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALANTE, ANGELO Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $67,175.52 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, PETER T Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $67,174.39 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAUL E Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $67,174.25 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALTAN, JOSE E Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $67,174.14 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADELJAS, KENAN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,173.92 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPINE, MATTHEW R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $67,173.51 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUITER-RAMIREZ, COLLEEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $67,173.29 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ANGELO L, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $67,172.98 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONNA, THOMAS D Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $67,172.64 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, ANDREW M Employer name Erie County Amount $67,172.41 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARD, SCOTT M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,172.00 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMMIELLO, TIFFANY Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,171.95 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, BARBARA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $67,171.90 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, LEE ANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,171.64 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, MARK D Employer name City of Olean Amount $67,171.49 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCALLISTER, JOHN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $67,171.49 Date 05/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, JAMES J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,171.12 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANGELICIA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,171.12 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, DAVID J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,170.91 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH-GOUGH, GAIL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,170.89 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRUCE C, II Employer name Wayne County Amount $67,170.83 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMENTO, MARGARET A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,170.71 Date 11/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINE, EDWARD C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $67,170.71 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMERMAN, MARIA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,170.70 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, BEVERLY E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $67,170.67 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROH, JASON K Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $67,170.34 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, GENEVIEVE A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $67,170.04 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUA, SIMONE Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $67,170.04 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBIND, CHJAMANAND C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,169.63 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $67,169.42 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, KEVIN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,169.16 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, MICHAEL W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $67,168.87 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBLETE, ALENE Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $67,168.85 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAMES A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $67,168.71 Date 11/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABLICKI, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $67,168.68 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRUSSO, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $67,168.09 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAM, ROSEMARIE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $67,168.08 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System