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 BRADDICK, MARY PATRICIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,949.23 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDJESKI, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $66,949.08 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELUKA, AKAJIAKU P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,948.95 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, PAUL J Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $66,948.87 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUERRA, COLLEEN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $66,948.22 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, STANLEY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,947.99 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIGHT, LORI R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $66,947.79 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAZEN, DERYCK T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,947.71 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANK, CHRIS P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $66,947.50 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, MATTHEW J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $66,947.27 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINSBURY, KATHLEEN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $66,946.71 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBIASE, HEATHER Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,946.59 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXHEIMER, DANIELLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,946.59 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESETT, PETER M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,946.38 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN G Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $66,946.27 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRUN, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,945.62 Date 06/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNER, CODY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,945.61 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULAGHEYEV, SADIG Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $66,945.47 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFERTY, SCOTT W Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $66,945.29 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JOSEPH E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,945.21 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, GLENDA K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,945.10 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, SOO-FANG Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,945.10 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, VALARIE C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $66,945.07 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, TAMMORA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,945.03 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, LISA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,944.99 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, GASPAR Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $66,944.80 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, PATRICK F Employer name Town of Holland Amount $66,944.10 Date 06/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCELLO, PETER R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,943.88 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE PAUW, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Newark Amount $66,943.46 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, MARY JO Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $66,943.12 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, IVELISE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,943.03 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNDEN, JAMES Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,943.00 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, ADAM M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,942.57 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLAAN, RONALD G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $66,942.54 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, CINDY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $66,942.45 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $66,942.39 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORR, EILEEN Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $66,942.27 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,942.16 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIKART, DEBORAH L Employer name Orange County Amount $66,941.94 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEEL, GEORGE P Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,941.19 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JEAN D Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $66,940.55 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DARIEN L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $66,940.10 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, GIOVONA Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $66,940.00 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO, CLAUDIO I Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $66,939.70 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCULEO, THOMAS J Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $66,939.60 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CONSTANTINA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,939.52 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMER, GEOFFREY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,939.44 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, BRYAN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,939.41 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERCHERO, JUDITH Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,939.40 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, LUANNE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $66,939.05 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVLEY, PATRICIA Q Employer name Erie County Amount $66,938.98 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ZOE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,938.95 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, LAUREL E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,938.72 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, EDWARD M Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,938.51 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERCZAK, MELISSA J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $66,937.30 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, JOHN F, JR Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $66,937.10 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, BETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,936.58 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, EMIL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,936.36 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JABAUT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,935.57 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VACCA, FRANK J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $66,935.42 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KYU JUNG Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $66,935.42 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, PATRICK H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $66,935.32 Date 12/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, EDWARD Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $66,935.24 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALDEMAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,934.92 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLINGER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,934.49 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, ANGELINA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $66,934.40 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, JENNIFER PATRICIA Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $66,934.25 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, JOANNE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,933.98 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARIE T Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $66,933.95 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, KATHLEEN M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $66,933.67 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBLER, HAROLD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $66,933.51 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, KENNETH W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $66,933.37 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHOO, BISRAM Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $66,933.07 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEARY, KEVIN J, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $66,932.58 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DOUGLAS W Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $66,932.54 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESGROTTES, REGINAL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,932.53 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLARDS, FREDDIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $66,932.19 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PAMELA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,932.19 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JUDITH C H Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,932.17 Date 03/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, MARY F Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $66,931.35 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JULIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,929.39 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Malone Amount $66,929.05 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, SHANTEAU L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $66,928.91 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, JUSTIN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,928.81 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINARD, TAMARA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,928.74 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA-NERO, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,928.54 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, AMY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, MARYANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 06/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIOTT, ANNETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRMSE, GERALDINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, KATHLEEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, DEBORAH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 04/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUREAU, MARGARET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,928.30 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, DAKARAI R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,928.15 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PATRICIA Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $66,928.07 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ALYCE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $66,927.74 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGA, ARNOLD J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $66,927.71 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $66,927.38 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System