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 LAWRENCE, SEAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,678.33 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DAVID R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $66,677.85 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LINDA A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $66,677.45 Date 11/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $66,677.27 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PATRICK A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,676.35 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAN, STEVEN P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,676.06 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DIONNE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $66,675.98 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LESLIE K Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,675.82 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONTANEDA, JANCARLO Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,675.53 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, SHERI J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $66,675.47 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, MICHELLE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $66,675.40 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVAS, BARBARA J Employer name Broome County Amount $66,675.39 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DIANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,675.26 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, MICAIAH A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $66,674.75 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, BEVERLY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $66,674.01 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDOI, DEBRA D Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $66,674.00 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PATRICIA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,673.99 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KEVIN J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $66,673.99 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOWE, DORIS J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $66,673.55 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTO, THOMAS N Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,673.48 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,673.33 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINI, JILL M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $66,673.11 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWARTA, MARC J Employer name Erie County Amount $66,673.07 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSCO, JANET M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,672.74 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, CHARLES Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,672.66 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, MELINDA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,672.25 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, EDWARD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,671.42 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LARRY D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,671.29 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,671.29 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULL, RAYMOND H Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,671.22 Date 10/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIS, THOMAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $66,670.70 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPARITO, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,670.63 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAY L Employer name Village of Albion Amount $66,670.61 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHIGIAN, PAMELA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,670.28 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEPEGBA, BUSAYO Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $66,669.96 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, IRIS M Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $66,669.91 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, JOHN E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $66,669.80 Date 10/11/1954 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPO, THADDEUS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,668.96 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SEAN T Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $66,668.69 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEGAHEY, JENNIFER M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,668.56 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KAREN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,668.28 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTENTO, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $66,668.19 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,667.90 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDER, SANDRA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,667.30 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLUZZO, DAVID Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,667.30 Date 08/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOHAN, MATTHEW R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,666.75 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, BERNARD C Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $66,666.75 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, SANDRA L Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $66,666.74 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, HELENE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $66,666.33 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLOSEVICH, DOUGLAS J, JR Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $66,666.06 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMB, RIA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,665.73 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ROBERT G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,665.47 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $66,665.34 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTACESARIA, JULIANNE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $66,664.47 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMBS, ERIC S Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $66,664.34 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHEMIN, THELMA I Employer name Rockland County Amount $66,664.07 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIT, SHAVANIE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,663.94 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLETT, DANIEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,663.33 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, BENJAMIN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,662.95 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, NICHOLAS P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,662.63 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOROSKI, KEITH E. Employer name City of Oswego Amount $66,662.59 Date 11/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS-PENDARVIS, TARA K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,662.48 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILA, VINCENT H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,662.22 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBEGA, AISHA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,662.22 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICKMUND, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,662.01 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMISANO, ROSEANN Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $66,661.68 Date 12/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, AARON R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $66,661.13 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, STEVEN R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $66,660.88 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEAU, JAMES H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,660.78 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CARRIE B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $66,660.46 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, ALAN Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $66,660.30 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, EBONY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,659.98 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVESANDE, JOHANNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,659.96 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TAMARA M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,659.91 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSUK, COLLEEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,659.54 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JO ANNE B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,659.44 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, JUDITH A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $66,659.32 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $66,659.28 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, SCOTT Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $66,659.25 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Court of Claims Amount $66,658.89 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHM, JAMIE Employer name Court of Claims Amount $66,658.89 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, MICHAEL F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,658.89 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACSUMBERGER, LUCINDA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,658.89 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLA, GILMORE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $66,658.84 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, IAN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,658.83 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, EDWARD F Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $66,658.79 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCIO, DAVID S Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,658.74 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, BRIAN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,658.57 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,658.35 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, BRIAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,657.83 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANAHAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,657.65 Date 11/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, ISMAEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,657.21 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTARS, KATIE D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $66,657.14 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERINGER, ALITA Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $66,657.12 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, ALICIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,656.88 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, KIMBERLEY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,656.70 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WENDY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,656.06 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRMANN, ROBERT J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $66,655.92 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, YOLANDA A Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $66,655.85 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, RACHEL A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $66,655.75 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System