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 VINCENZI, LAURA E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,998.86 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFANO, JEFFREY D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $66,998.35 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,998.14 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, ANTHONY Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $66,998.04 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ERIC J, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,997.98 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHERRA, GERALDINE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $66,997.87 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,997.83 Date 02/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DINCIL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $66,997.83 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, ANN MARIE Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $66,997.13 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, AMY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,996.94 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANETTI, BRYAN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,996.85 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGNER, TIMOTHY Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $66,995.56 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIM Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,995.43 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLON, ANN E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,995.32 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIR, KRISTEN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $66,994.94 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEECHATT, SAJI P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,994.56 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, ERICK J Employer name Allegany County Amount $66,994.30 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANDREAU, SHAWN S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $66,994.21 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, PAUL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $66,992.55 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBURG, SCOTT A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $66,992.41 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTARELLA, TORY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,992.39 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, HEYDY Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,992.21 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UETTWILLER, JOAN W Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $66,991.91 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, RYAN S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $66,991.70 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORISH, JASON A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,991.59 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMI, CHERYL M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,990.98 Date 10/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PHYLLIS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,990.98 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, ROSALIND Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,990.98 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, PATRICK A Employer name Putnam County Amount $66,990.75 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $66,990.01 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GEORGE J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $66,990.00 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIO, PATRICIA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $66,989.80 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDEJ, SHAWN D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,989.49 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, BRIAN T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,989.08 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNEY, STEFANIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,988.78 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLION, MICHAEL P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $66,988.76 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $66,988.73 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $66,988.07 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, RICHARD R, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $66,988.03 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAY, JEFFREY D Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $66,987.79 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, NATHAN M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $66,987.55 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, CURTIS K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $66,987.34 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNERO, DEBORAH L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $66,987.32 Date 11/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMINGHAM, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Elmira Amount $66,987.03 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, COREY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,986.90 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CARCHELL T Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,986.78 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN PIERRE, JEAN ROBERT Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,985.95 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, DAWN A Employer name Orange County Amount $66,985.56 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, LORI M Employer name Orange County Amount $66,985.55 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, ERICK M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $66,985.34 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMEER, GERALD K Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,984.65 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, SARA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,984.53 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURVA, VENUS Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,984.46 Date 11/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, THOMAS P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,984.17 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, LYNDELE E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,984.07 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MARK T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,983.95 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, DOREEN A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $66,983.88 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTYKA, MICHAEL E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,983.74 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ERIC N Employer name Wayne County Amount $66,983.63 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOLA, FRANK, III Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $66,983.32 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TODD E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,983.23 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, PATRICK R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,983.19 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULES, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,982.86 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEDIN, NURUL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,982.58 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEVNIAK, JOHN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,981.97 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAULIK, MALAY K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $66,981.91 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, MARY C Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $66,981.79 Date 09/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Hornell Amount $66,981.72 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RACHAEL M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,981.43 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOHN H Employer name Cayuga County Amount $66,981.41 Date 10/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,981.01 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGNESE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,980.94 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RICARDO Employer name Rockland County Amount $66,980.72 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAIRE JOISEUS, CLAIRE F Employer name Rockland County Amount $66,980.52 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRWEATHER, OLIVIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,979.53 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $66,979.48 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANETSKY, JAMIE J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $66,979.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCHER, ANDREW J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $66,979.15 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, BOBBI J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $66,978.56 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, RAVEN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $66,978.34 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINDNICH, CAROL G Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $66,978.13 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVEY, MAUREEN P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $66,978.06 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, WILLIAM F Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $66,977.67 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FLORIO, DANA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,977.31 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, ROGER Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $66,977.18 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERT, MICHAEL P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $66,977.15 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ANDREW T Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,976.95 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Depew Amount $66,976.72 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUHLMAN, DWIGHT E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $66,976.57 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOW, SCOTT Employer name Orange County Amount $66,976.24 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARS, JACQUES J, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,976.06 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANARO, CHARLES J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,975.56 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KYLE D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,975.47 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JACKIE A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,975.16 Date 01/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLUM, JOHN C Employer name City of Beacon Amount $66,974.93 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTERO, MELINDA S Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,974.70 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTLER, CARL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,974.68 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, JEFFERY L, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $66,974.23 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, JOHN H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $66,973.97 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, TINA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,973.85 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System