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 FUCHYLO, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $66,655.63 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCATO, ELAINE Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $66,655.56 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, RONALD D, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,655.08 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TRACY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,655.01 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, JEMAYEL A Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $66,654.41 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, SAMUEL K Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $66,654.21 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ANNETTE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,654.18 Date 03/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISERMAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Albany County Amount $66,653.93 Date 05/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLALI, SAPNA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $66,653.87 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORDE-GRAY, REGINALD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,653.86 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, MARK E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $66,653.84 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNIANI, MADELINE T Employer name Green Island Power Authority Amount $66,653.72 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINLEY, JOHN L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $66,653.05 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, RONNIE N Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $66,652.11 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCHICK, ANITA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $66,651.64 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAINES, HEATHER E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,651.61 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNE, LYNN M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $66,651.40 Date 02/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRLAM, H. KIER Employer name Allegany County Amount $66,651.30 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEY, DERRICK J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,650.84 Date 01/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $66,650.22 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, JULIE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,649.58 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLORIN, MARC H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,649.52 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ROBERT J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,649.36 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERER, IRENE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,649.13 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALE, STEPHANIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,648.96 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN-HOLT, DAWN C Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $66,648.59 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, JAKUB Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $66,648.45 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRIAN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,648.05 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANSOME, DEBORAH B Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $66,647.72 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVISIDE, KATHRYN J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $66,647.68 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEJANS, DONALD C Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $66,646.52 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, VERNEZ Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $66,646.50 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, SHAMARAE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,645.97 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, TARA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,645.63 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, DARIN R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,645.56 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMM, DENISE M Employer name Orange County Amount $66,645.04 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEROY Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,644.83 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, DAVID C Employer name Albany County Amount $66,643.96 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTINE, TERRI L Employer name Education Department Amount $66,643.67 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASIENTO, JOSEPHINE T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $66,643.27 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLM, JOHN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,643.24 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT A Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $66,643.03 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSEPH W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,642.80 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, KAREN A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $66,642.68 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUAWAD, SALEH K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,642.63 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFINA, COREY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,642.40 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINE, KRISTY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,641.97 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGOZELSKI, NEIL A Employer name City of Rome Amount $66,641.94 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEA, KELLY R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,641.54 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, DANIEL E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,641.16 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KATHERINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,641.10 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWABENBAUER, BRYAN H Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,640.92 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN-PIERRE, EDELE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,640.63 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JASON J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $66,640.61 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, JEROME Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $66,640.38 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $66,640.24 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-CRUZ, RUTH M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,639.95 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TERRI A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $66,639.88 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, PAUL A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,639.86 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVIO, JAMES R, JR Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,639.84 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELLI, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,639.83 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, NANCY M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,639.83 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, JOHN P Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,639.82 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNATARO, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,639.81 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, JOHN M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,639.69 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, COLIN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,639.55 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSALL, MARSHALL THOMAS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $66,639.09 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, SUE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,638.82 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY, DARLENE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,638.17 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERICA L Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $66,638.08 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMERTZLER, STEVEN J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $66,637.53 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, THERESA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $66,636.63 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, KAREN Employer name Broome County Amount $66,636.48 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSUS, MICHAEL F Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $66,636.40 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JASON Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $66,636.25 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JOSE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,635.96 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JULIO A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,635.96 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, MARK J Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,635.91 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, CUIYUAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,635.83 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOANNE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $66,635.71 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETTE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $66,635.55 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABARE, ANNETTE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,635.37 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLOW, MARY E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $66,635.23 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERMAN, JOHN P Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $66,635.06 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULISANO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $66,634.91 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, SHAUN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $66,634.86 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, LAUREN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,634.82 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEELEY, JAMES C Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $66,634.56 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LINDA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,634.39 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, MIGUEL A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $66,634.33 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHME, RYEN T Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,634.06 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,633.99 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, NANCY JOAN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,633.74 Date 03/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, VICTOR H Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $66,633.49 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SHARON M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $66,633.48 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLADO, RICHARD Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $66,633.22 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SUSANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,632.72 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, HENRY S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $66,632.70 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KARL P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,632.62 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, MATTHEW D Employer name Orange County Amount $66,632.24 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System