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 ANDRUSZ, CODY L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,768.97 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, PATSY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,768.87 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, ANDROULLA Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $66,768.68 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, CHERYL Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $66,768.59 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $66,768.58 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELKE, GERALD P Employer name Orange County Amount $66,767.83 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WILLIAM L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,767.58 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,767.53 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DANIEL D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,767.49 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNIE, CHRISTIANA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $66,767.26 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BRENDA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,766.64 Date 11/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LORRAINE S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $66,766.64 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLIBA, ALDRIC J Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $66,766.51 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ARLENE P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,766.42 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, JENNIFER L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $66,766.18 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOLATO, BRADLEY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $66,765.97 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BONO, EVAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,765.53 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOYA, DANIEL S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,765.39 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, SCOTT A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,764.70 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISNER, PAIGE D Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $66,764.70 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEFANIE E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,763.23 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $66,763.22 Date 08/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, KEVIN M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $66,762.74 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALLARD, ISAIAH-MATTHEW A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,762.71 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, GARY W Employer name Chemung County Amount $66,762.48 Date 06/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADIS, PETER S Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,762.07 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALTY, JOHN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,761.27 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTADE, JUSTIN S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $66,761.22 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SACHELI, MARK L Employer name City of Batavia Amount $66,761.03 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEMP, CHERRALENE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,760.69 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, MACE T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $66,760.66 Date 07/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, THOMAS R Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $66,760.22 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANNI, DEBORAH H Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $66,759.98 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACK, KEITH M Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,759.97 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, LISA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,759.95 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIONE, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $66,759.34 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, BEATRICE Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $66,759.28 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBERT, DANIEL G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,759.16 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, MARGARITA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $66,758.23 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, LORI M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,757.82 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPAW, JACKALYN J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $66,757.71 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADS, JASON M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $66,757.37 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKEREKE, WINSTON A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $66,756.90 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOVAR, MARIBEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,756.67 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, MICHAEL D Employer name Erie County Amount $66,756.45 Date 07/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLAS, RICHARD T Employer name Rockland County Amount $66,755.98 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, LAYCI M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $66,755.83 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CARLOS Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $66,755.78 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, MARGARET E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,755.70 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSARD, REBEKAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,755.70 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTASZCZYK, JASON R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,755.65 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, COREY W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $66,755.62 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JOSHUA G Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,755.51 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KEVIN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $66,755.35 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JOSE H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,755.27 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JASON M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $66,755.02 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $66,754.61 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ADAM Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $66,754.26 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $66,754.06 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPP, GEORGE J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $66,753.76 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, DAVID Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $66,753.31 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLIES, JAMES A, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,752.64 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUASH, CANDY Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $66,752.56 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, ANDREA J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,752.53 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONNA, RICHARD S Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $66,752.43 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, MELCHOR C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $66,752.40 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBAJE-AKITOYE, KEHINDE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $66,752.32 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, III, WILLIAM H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,751.91 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, DIANE I Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,751.10 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BRUCE E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,750.74 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISSEN-FOLEY, KIMBERLY S Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $66,750.69 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINEO, MARTHA A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,750.48 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALERIOTI, WENDY Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,750.26 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, RAYMOND Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $66,749.77 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, CHARLES P Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,749.69 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDA, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $66,749.64 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES, JUAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,749.53 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAQUE, VICTOR H Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $66,749.16 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JULIET A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $66,749.09 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMAST, TERRI LYNNE Employer name Town of Massena Amount $66,748.88 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,748.86 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUISOR, GYNA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $66,748.32 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DONNA L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $66,748.26 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KATHERINE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,748.10 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHERRIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,748.00 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERVO, STEVEN E Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $66,748.00 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRO, ROCKY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,747.88 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, CHIVAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $66,747.58 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCATELLI, BETH A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $66,747.40 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROFF, JANA H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $66,747.25 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLESS, VAUGHN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,747.22 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIOVANNI, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $66,747.16 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATHERYN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,746.92 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSKO, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,746.86 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIXEIRA, LENORA C Employer name Niagara County Amount $66,746.78 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,746.19 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZERBACKI, JOHN P Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $66,746.12 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYGELMAN, PETR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,745.86 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DIANE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,745.77 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSER, HENRY W Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $66,745.41 Date 04/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System