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 KOCH, TRACI J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $67,112.72 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ERIK J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $67,112.71 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZEKURAT, LISA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $67,112.17 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHALE, EMILIE M Employer name Education Department Amount $67,112.10 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, DEBORAH B Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $67,112.01 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERICH, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $67,111.92 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUYANDO, REINA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,111.50 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARING EDWARDS, ERICA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,111.12 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SHEILA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $67,111.10 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDEN, DAVID I Employer name Albany County Amount $67,110.33 Date 09/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ANTHONY M Employer name Albany County Amount $67,110.27 Date 03/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, STEPHEN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $67,109.71 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRE, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $67,109.64 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESLER, HEATHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,109.38 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVA, LOIS Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $67,109.16 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, NATHAN T Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,108.95 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, STACEY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,108.26 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, FRANK M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $67,108.04 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COKE, SHAWN D Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $67,107.85 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRION, MELISSA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,107.71 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, FRANCIS J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $67,107.52 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KEVIN C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,107.42 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONA, JOHN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $67,107.39 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOMA, MALONGZE E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $67,106.31 Date 02/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $67,106.00 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNO, NANCY G Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $67,105.52 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONYN, THOMAS J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,105.25 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, TRACY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,104.50 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, DAVID J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $67,104.47 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASARAF, FALON J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $67,104.31 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZBAND, ANNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,103.22 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESOVSKI, ALEX Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,103.17 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MELVIN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,102.66 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, KATHLEEN R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $67,102.55 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERBENZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,102.54 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BOW, MATTHEW J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $67,102.43 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, EDWARD C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,102.26 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZER, ALEX F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $67,102.24 Date 01/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSING, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,102.16 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHARAJ, PARBATIE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $67,101.82 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTI, THOMAS P Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $67,100.76 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANO, STEVEN J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $67,100.61 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIUBA, CARL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $67,100.52 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, DAVID Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $67,100.34 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, ALBERT C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $67,100.13 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, KAREN J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $67,100.12 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, BRET K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,100.03 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LATISHA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,099.77 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GRACIELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,099.55 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JAMES J Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $67,099.16 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIC, DEBRA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $67,098.78 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASLUN, H CLIFFORD Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $67,098.48 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NANCY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,098.46 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DAVID S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $67,098.44 Date 01/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LENORE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,097.73 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, DANIEL F Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $67,097.45 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBASOHAN, ADESUWA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,097.20 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CYLBENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,097.20 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WILLIAM N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,097.16 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAIA, CYNTHIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,097.07 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUISE, JAMES A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $67,096.92 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JANIS L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $67,096.82 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Pioneer Library System Amount $67,096.61 Date 12/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, LISA S Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $67,096.40 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $67,096.38 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROSE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,095.17 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-BONDS, ANDREA C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $67,094.82 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KATHLEEN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,094.72 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLTREMARI, FELIPE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $67,094.03 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIS, MARIA T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,094.01 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIOS, JESSICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,093.90 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTTER, MATTHEW B Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $67,093.85 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURZER, JAMES W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,093.82 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEJLICH, JAKUB Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,093.73 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $67,093.19 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIBURTON, JOSEPH H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,092.91 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADOWSKI, THOMAS W, SR Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $67,092.82 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIBEL, ERIK J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $67,092.80 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILSKI, LAUREN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,092.00 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, LINANNE M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $67,091.65 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DIEGO, MATTHEW P Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $67,091.59 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTNAM, JULIE A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,091.58 Date 01/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, JORGE V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,091.49 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXSTRAND, JONATHAN C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,091.46 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE, LINDA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $67,091.44 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMONT, RYAN T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,091.21 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBAN, CAROLE ANN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $67,090.91 Date 08/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARADUZOVIC, DONNAMARIE N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $67,090.76 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDJA, FLORENT K Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,090.64 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, ROXANNE Employer name Wayne County Amount $67,090.49 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,090.35 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAURA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,090.25 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVI, JOHN Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $67,089.53 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, DEBRA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $67,089.31 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONENBERG, DAVID Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,088.55 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, EVA M Employer name Four County Library System Amount $67,087.70 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, CHARLES E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $67,087.69 Date 07/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOAN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,087.61 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CLAYTON Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $67,086.62 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $67,086.41 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System