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 OWENS, JONATHAN P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,744.96 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSELL, KAREN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $66,744.94 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, DANA J, II Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,744.22 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILOTIN, MERCEDES A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $66,743.72 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $66,743.71 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERIQUE, MARIE L Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $66,743.59 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Erie County Amount $66,743.47 Date 12/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROGER M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,742.86 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPERA, AYLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,742.82 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLTIN, DORIS Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $66,742.78 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKGUN, ERTAN Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $66,742.61 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHEAMPONG, BARIMAH O Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,742.09 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKNESS, ALYSSA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,740.72 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, RONALD J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $66,740.70 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIO, ANTHONY J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $66,740.50 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHACKI, ELVIRA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,740.30 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOERNER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,740.30 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, INNA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $66,740.30 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HARRY F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $66,739.93 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD-BURGESS, AGNES Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $66,739.88 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANTONIA Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $66,739.82 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, KATHLEEN C Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $66,739.71 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPAY, ROSEMARIE S Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,739.61 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, PETER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,739.57 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, KATHERINE B Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $66,739.44 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTERA, JILL S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $66,738.95 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWLEY, JOHN E Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $66,738.73 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBI, BARBARA A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $66,738.35 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, PHILIP E, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,738.18 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, PRAKASH G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,738.07 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMOND, FRANCE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,737.90 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARA, FRANK Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,737.77 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, CHARLES H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,737.61 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, SIOBAIN C Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $66,737.51 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KATHERINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,737.32 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYNER, JAMES J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $66,737.11 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECK, JOSEPH W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,737.06 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODICA, VERONICA L Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,736.90 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, CLAIRE K Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,736.90 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JAMES R, III Employer name Seneca County Amount $66,736.88 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEREMY D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,736.85 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $66,736.66 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEFIAK, MARY E Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $66,736.54 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, LAURA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $66,736.43 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBIEN, JAMES R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $66,736.33 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, ANTHONY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,735.83 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWXHURST, CAROLYN P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,735.35 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERNER, MICHAEL D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,735.32 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JONATHON D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,735.12 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPO, RICHARD M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,735.10 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, ROBERT P Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $66,734.97 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, CHAD E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,734.73 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ROBERT L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,734.62 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CATHERINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,734.30 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORBS, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,734.18 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRVINE, CHARLES D Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $66,734.00 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, GLADYS Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,733.96 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYTUM, EMILY E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $66,733.95 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, DIANE C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,733.82 Date 12/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNITSKI, STEPAN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $66,733.18 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, MOLLIE A Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,733.14 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTINO, LISA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $66,733.09 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILJOHN, JAMEEL D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $66,732.95 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAUS, THOMAS J Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $66,732.75 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPE, JAMES D Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $66,732.72 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENS, WILLIAM R Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $66,732.58 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, TODD L Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,732.21 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $66,732.20 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, ERIC A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $66,732.12 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDH, LYNNE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $66,731.57 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, FRANK A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,731.41 Date 11/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHETTEPLACE, BRIAN D Employer name Afton CSD Amount $66,731.40 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, PAUL L Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $66,730.91 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MICHAEL M Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $66,730.80 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, ERIC G Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,730.78 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQUENDO, JOSE A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $66,730.58 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, ELAINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,730.33 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, CLARIBEL Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,729.23 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, THERESA Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,729.19 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISHI, PARVEEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,729.15 Date 02/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOND, CYNTHIA M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,729.15 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL MONTE, SEBASTIAN D Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $66,729.06 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, GABRIEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,728.88 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUEY, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $66,728.08 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTEAU, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $66,727.87 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, JILL M Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,727.80 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, SUSAN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $66,727.80 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, KRIS A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,727.70 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENDER, BARRY R Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $66,727.67 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATRE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,727.67 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, SANDRA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $66,727.53 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETI, GREGORY M Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $66,726.92 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JEFFERY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $66,726.82 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ALBA Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,726.73 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLORENTE, LAURIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,726.60 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXOM, SUZANNE K Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $66,726.57 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGNOS, MICHAEL Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $66,726.55 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDEN, BRADLEY R Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $66,726.40 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORIAN, REGINA Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $66,726.34 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLKA, BRIDGET A Employer name Orange County Amount $66,726.29 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System