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 PEELING, CAROL Employer name Broome County Amount $66,790.14 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, RAYMOND E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $66,790.00 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDIN, DONNA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $66,790.00 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONASSISI, JOSEPH R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,789.97 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAU, BRUNO A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $66,789.88 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,789.81 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDESMA, FERNANDO Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $66,789.79 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLENDER, JASON M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,788.91 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, KEITH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,788.89 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, JAMES A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $66,788.50 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMIONE, GUY E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $66,788.06 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES JARDINS, JACOB M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $66,787.97 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFERRO, ANTHONY T Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $66,787.75 Date 01/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANUCCI, JANET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $66,786.89 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERING, KENNETH J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $66,786.85 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBER, DAVID M Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $66,786.52 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVULLO, CARMEN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,786.49 Date 04/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, MICHAEL Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $66,786.09 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, JUDY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,785.77 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZYGIEL, MARIA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $66,784.92 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGHVI, KHYATI K Employer name Education Department Amount $66,784.49 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JAMES D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,784.25 Date 12/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARR, JUSTIN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,783.84 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCELLO-LUSCOMB, JOANNE Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,783.75 Date 04/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, VALERIE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,783.73 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANCZUK, CHAD M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,783.53 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANENEY, JOHN M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $66,783.51 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLO-FALLON, KRISTIN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,783.39 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, CAROL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,782.40 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, OLGA I Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $66,782.20 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, NORMAN J, JR Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $66,782.02 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMOWITZ, ELISSA J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $66,781.62 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCZYNSKI, RICHARD J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,781.49 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBICHAUD, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $66,781.45 Date 08/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, CAROLYN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,781.40 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULECK, PAUL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,780.86 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, VINCENT J Employer name Orange County Amount $66,780.82 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,780.73 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, DEBRA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,780.37 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHELE Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $66,779.17 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, BRIAN S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $66,778.88 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDENBRANDT, DAVID R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $66,778.56 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, THOMAS W Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $66,778.54 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSLINK, STEPHEN M Employer name Fulton County Amount $66,778.36 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOLATO, COLLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPSON, REGINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERTO, MARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, VIRGINIA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLO, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGREPONT, JERILYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, GEORGE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROWSKI, JANINE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGONE, BRENDA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,778.30 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, HARRISON L Employer name Washington County Amount $66,778.18 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN-MILLER, MARIGRACE M Employer name Orange County Amount $66,777.86 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, HARRY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,777.61 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMMELFARB, BEN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,777.36 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANY, JOSHUA M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,777.34 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVIA, TONI R Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $66,777.18 Date 10/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, JAMES M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,777.13 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPEE, BRYAN D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $66,776.66 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, HELEN K Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $66,776.48 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTEMAN, TAMARA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,776.25 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, CHARLES J Employer name Erie County Amount $66,775.83 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DONNA J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,775.60 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILLI, KATHERINE Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,775.18 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELEM, JEANNE W Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,775.18 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCH, GRIEG A Employer name Genesee County Amount $66,775.14 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOND, PAUL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,775.11 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLETTI, ANN Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $66,774.93 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZEE, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $66,774.40 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEECH, RONALD J Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $66,774.04 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHANNON, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $66,773.92 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DERRICK D Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $66,773.32 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTER, KARLA MARIE Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $66,773.29 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LEON J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $66,772.88 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, VERNA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,772.21 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LOURDES M Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,771.96 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, MICHAEL C Employer name Orleans County Amount $66,771.81 Date 06/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURRY, MARIE T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,771.66 Date 05/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKLER, WILLIAM T Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $66,771.54 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, ROBERT K Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $66,771.53 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CARL K Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $66,771.42 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DANIEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,771.34 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPSZYCKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,771.29 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $66,771.23 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,771.22 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, ERIN L Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $66,771.08 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALDING, DAVID B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,770.67 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDGICK, JUSTIN G Employer name City of Oswego Amount $66,770.56 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACKETT, MICHAEL E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,770.55 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELA, BONNIE J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $66,770.41 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, RITA C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $66,770.41 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RYAN A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,770.02 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEUGH, BRIAN W Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $66,769.73 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $66,769.62 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMONDO, FRANK P Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $66,769.52 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $66,769.24 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULAKKALKARAVATTU, NISHA T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $66,769.23 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, SHERYL Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $66,768.98 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System