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 VALENZUELA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $66,906.07 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, VIVIAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $66,905.56 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,905.16 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, SHARON B Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $66,905.00 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCH, PETER F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $66,904.90 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, ANDREW C Employer name Orange County Amount $66,904.86 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,904.37 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, WILLIAM J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,904.36 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHARISSE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,904.19 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOUNTY, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $66,903.34 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINCKERHOFF, GLEN D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $66,903.19 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, EMILY Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,903.01 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHEK, PAUL J Employer name Bayport Fire District Amount $66,902.91 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAVALE, LORRAINE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $66,902.62 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBY, JAMES D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,902.19 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, THOMAS J Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $66,901.73 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USZAK, RANDI Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,901.23 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOHN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,901.03 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ANTHONY M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,900.96 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILANTE, SHEILA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $66,900.78 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,900.74 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, KIM M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $66,900.35 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DONNA Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,900.21 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-TYME, SHEILA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $66,899.70 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, JESSICA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,899.68 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNERT, LYNDSI K Employer name Wayne County Amount $66,899.27 Date 09/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANNA, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,899.08 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, PAUL M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,898.71 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZANOWICZ, KAREN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,898.32 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, TRAVIS Employer name Village of Avon Amount $66,897.94 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONE, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $66,897.86 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREISS, CAROLINE M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $66,897.71 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLIN, MAURA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $66,897.71 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, KEITH D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,897.59 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, KELLY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,897.13 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATLEY, HENRY J, JR Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $66,896.83 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZILIANO, SUSAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $66,896.29 Date 07/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, JAMES M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,896.07 Date 07/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMMER, JAMIE R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $66,895.76 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAY, MANDY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,895.34 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $66,895.00 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRENTINO, JAMES D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,894.83 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, XIAOXI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,894.69 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JANE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $66,894.41 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPA, ROBERT P Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $66,894.31 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACOPINA, ANNE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,893.32 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARALLA, HEATHER P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $66,892.92 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNIER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,892.77 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMS, AVA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $66,892.70 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, TRAMEEKA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,892.53 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, THOMAS M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,892.43 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPULA, SHAWN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,892.18 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, FRANCES E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $66,892.12 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARGO, SCARLETT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,892.10 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPETRIS, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $66,892.00 Date 07/31/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, RAYMOND C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $66,891.97 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MADELINE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $66,891.96 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACONE, ROBERT D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $66,891.88 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIL, ANTONELLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,891.76 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JO ANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,891.40 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, ERNEST S Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,891.34 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, JAMES A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,891.26 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEINER, ERIK N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,890.68 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $66,890.66 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,890.59 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANDREA R Employer name Orange County Amount $66,890.45 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, ROBERT M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,890.29 Date 06/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, LAURA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $66,890.28 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, WILLIAM O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,890.12 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFEDE, STEVEN T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,889.97 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPA, DOMENICO Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $66,889.68 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,889.52 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHARLES P Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $66,889.52 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANI, SAMANTHA N Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,888.52 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIENSTEDT, JOSEPH M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,888.43 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASACK, JANE F Employer name Somers CSD Amount $66,888.31 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIANO, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Troy Amount $66,887.92 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, BETTY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,887.83 Date 01/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, DONALD A, JR Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $66,887.27 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEK, LORENE A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $66,887.10 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEICK, ALLEN B, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,886.72 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JOANNE D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,886.51 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, DONALD K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $66,886.32 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, MARIE A Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $66,885.86 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,885.85 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RONALD A, III Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $66,885.81 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APRILE, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Avon Amount $66,885.37 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, BRANDON M Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $66,885.24 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $66,884.78 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CARL A, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $66,884.55 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINDALL, MATTHEW A Employer name Rockland County Amount $66,884.47 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $66,884.37 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISANES, MYLENE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,884.01 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLES, THOMAS R Employer name Livingston County Amount $66,883.63 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, MICHELLE D Employer name Erie County Amount $66,883.57 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SEAN P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $66,883.53 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RALPH S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,883.31 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUS, PHILIP A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $66,883.26 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, JENNIFER K Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $66,883.14 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIL, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $66,882.98 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System