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 JACKSON, CASEY S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $66,632.09 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, IDRIAN Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $66,631.73 Date 11/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLACE, SALVATORE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $66,631.53 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAICEDO, NAILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,631.52 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNABEL, GLENN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $66,631.50 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KAY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,631.25 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKNESS, BRENT A Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $66,631.18 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, JILL S Employer name Erie County Amount $66,631.08 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFLEIN, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,630.75 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHVALA, JUSTIN D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,629.93 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ANGELO, MICHAEL M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $66,629.71 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, MARSHALL L Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $66,629.52 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASS, DENISE L Employer name Erie County Amount $66,629.49 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ERIC M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,629.34 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, MARIA P Employer name Education Department Amount $66,629.13 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ANGELA M Employer name Albany County Amount $66,629.10 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, ERIC D Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $66,628.97 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAURO, SHAWN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $66,628.88 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,628.48 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-CROWLEY, ERMA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,628.01 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, LEONARD A, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,627.91 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLACE, LYNNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,627.82 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLIN, JULIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,627.09 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, DANA P Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $66,626.69 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAVID A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,626.68 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, ALEXANDER E Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $66,626.60 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDINALI, CAROL Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,626.54 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGIONE, VINCENT A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $66,626.39 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEJSKI, RATNA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,626.38 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIN, CHARLES E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,626.17 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, CHARLES Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $66,626.14 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JOHN W Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $66,625.69 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, KAREN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,625.00 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPLAS, CRAIG T Employer name Steuben County Amount $66,624.97 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEDS, BRIAN T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $66,624.89 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKUL, KELLY LEE Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $66,624.83 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JOSEPH H Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,624.81 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUDANDO, CAMILLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,624.75 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, KEVIN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,624.56 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKIDES, DINA C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,624.19 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFIERO, TOM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,623.91 Date 07/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSES, DANIEL P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $66,623.56 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSAC, MARIE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $66,623.30 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $66,622.98 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $66,622.91 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALIKOWSKI, ANDREW M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,622.66 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, ADRIAN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,621.82 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DENISE L Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $66,621.63 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,621.31 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETH, SANJAY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,621.10 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ROBERT A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,620.45 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESNER, REBECCA B Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $66,620.40 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCIO, BRYAN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $66,620.34 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, SHERYL A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $66,620.21 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, CORY L Employer name Washington County Amount $66,619.93 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMIENTI, JENNIFER C Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $66,619.71 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,619.65 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, DAVID D Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $66,619.57 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKA, CONAN R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,619.49 Date 02/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISACCIA, JENNIFER M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $66,619.38 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHAN, JAMES Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,619.36 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARIE, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,619.08 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLURRY, RICHARD J Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $66,619.07 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, VIRGINIA Employer name Kenmore Housing Authority Amount $66,618.26 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARY A Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $66,618.23 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, DANIEL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,617.66 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CRAIG E Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $66,617.60 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTRACCO, ANTHONY B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,617.21 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, KYLEE M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $66,617.20 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, JAMES D Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,616.94 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $66,616.19 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LARRY W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $66,616.15 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANOWICZ, PETER P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,615.26 Date 02/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CINDY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,615.01 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFENROTH, ROBERT N, JR Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $66,614.99 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARS, RALPH C, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $66,614.96 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, ROHAN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,614.94 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, DWAINE B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,614.88 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIME, MIRANDA C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,614.72 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TAMMIE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,614.46 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MICHAEL J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $66,614.13 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DEBORAH L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $66,614.11 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR-WILLOUGHBY, STEPHANIE B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,613.73 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, SARAH E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,613.72 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVERE, BRIAN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $66,613.48 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAROSA-HOWELL, FRANCINE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $66,612.36 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYSZTON, JAROSLAW Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $66,612.27 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, NAOMI J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,612.09 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRER, RAYMOND P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,611.94 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, DOREEN M Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $66,611.92 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRHOL-CLARKE, BRITT J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $66,611.68 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZESHKI, DARIUS K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,611.50 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRODDI, LYNN M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $66,611.50 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINANGO, ERIKA Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,611.15 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITTERMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,610.89 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGIERIE, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,610.80 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEWICZ, KAREN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,610.80 Date 07/14/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESAR, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $66,610.50 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLO, LYNN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,610.42 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JESSE C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,610.11 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System