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 CONKLIN, JOHN V Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,973.61 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASCO, STEVEN D Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $66,973.59 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CHARLINE O Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,973.22 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PALO, DOUGLAS S Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $66,973.16 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFIN, MITZIE S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $66,973.15 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERT, DEBORAH E Employer name Education Department Amount $66,972.01 Date 06/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLINICE, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,971.94 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINARD, JESSE R Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $66,971.80 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,971.67 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, ELONDA D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,971.67 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILONEN, BENJAMIN S Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $66,971.53 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, KRISTIN D Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $66,971.41 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMADUE, SUSAN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,971.17 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROOT, FELICIA A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $66,970.87 Date 04/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATHERINE L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $66,970.62 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULES, DAVID Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,970.45 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $66,970.35 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, BRENNA O Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $66,970.14 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, JEREMY J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $66,969.88 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAULSON, ROBERT J Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $66,969.86 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLARDO, MAURICIO A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $66,969.81 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LAYLA N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $66,969.72 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MIRGRE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,969.14 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, XIOMARA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,969.12 Date 01/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWOROWICZ, TIMOTHY T Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,969.11 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $66,969.06 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNING, GLORIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,968.66 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAL, ALLEN R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,968.64 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $66,968.03 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURI, VICTORIA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,967.72 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JENNIFER R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,967.71 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,967.55 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARRACCI, BART W Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,967.45 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGANTE, FRANK M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $66,967.17 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBER, ROY D Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $66,966.61 Date 10/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, FELICITO Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,966.60 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,966.10 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHERYL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,965.79 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON-STRAIN, RICHARD W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $66,965.55 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGEL, DANIEL T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,965.08 Date 04/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAEFORD, NANCY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,965.07 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOHN K, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $66,964.70 Date 05/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, ERIC T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $66,964.04 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPHONSE, LORI A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,963.88 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,963.88 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADIEU, JENNIFER A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,963.65 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, MARK E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $66,963.64 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ROBERT J Employer name Cortland County Amount $66,963.11 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIFO, AUGUSTINE, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,962.93 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JUDITH N Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $66,962.90 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, ALEXIS N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,962.79 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTINO, CHARLES J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $66,962.76 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, ELIZABETH Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $66,962.57 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSOGNA-WATERMAN, CHRISTY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,962.50 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, RONNIE C Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $66,961.46 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PATRICK D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $66,961.36 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTLER, DEANNA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $66,961.33 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, JUSTIN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $66,961.14 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,961.04 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMSKY, IRVING Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,960.14 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOR, RENE A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $66,960.12 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEZRINE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,959.90 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, PATRICIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,959.77 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JAMES P Employer name City of Utica Amount $66,959.65 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIST, THOMAS A Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $66,959.49 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DIANA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $66,959.10 Date 11/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHANEY, JAMES L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,958.97 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ADAM J Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $66,958.34 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JUDITHE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,957.38 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $66,957.10 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUKAITIS, MICHAEL E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,956.85 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $66,956.79 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,956.19 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSEY, BENJAMIN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $66,956.15 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, SHAWN R Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $66,955.31 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, THOMAS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,955.29 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKHOLM, RACHEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,954.54 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHARFSCHWERDT, JASON T Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $66,954.26 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, MARLON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,954.21 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, HECTOR L Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $66,954.17 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, PETER Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,954.07 Date 02/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, JENNIFER L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,954.02 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLA, CAROL ANN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $66,953.81 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBALD, ROGER W Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $66,953.73 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, ORLANDO Employer name Albany County Amount $66,953.64 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYNHAM, JOEL Employer name Chemung County Amount $66,953.33 Date 04/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCI, ROBERT J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $66,953.22 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, GIUSEPPE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,952.80 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, TRAKEISHA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $66,952.56 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, WILLIAM E Employer name Warren County Amount $66,952.52 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, HERBERT L Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $66,952.47 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGAS, LEE ANN Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,952.12 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, DAKSHA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $66,951.74 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEESE, KELLY C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $66,951.53 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETTER, DOUGLAS G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $66,951.53 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT-SOARES, CARMEN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,951.40 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURBEAU, MARY LEE Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,950.16 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDA, LUANN F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $66,949.88 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, JAMES T Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,949.64 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRUISH, JOHN W, II Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $66,949.63 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System