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 ALVEY, WENDY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $66,565.01 Date 01/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, DAVID O Employer name Town of Southold Amount $66,564.84 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Southold Amount $66,564.76 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTERER, PAULA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,564.72 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, BONITA A Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $66,564.63 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOKER, LAURA L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $66,564.12 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, ROBERT M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,563.72 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLICH, MARILYN Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $66,563.55 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, RAY W, III Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $66,563.20 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, JAMES J Employer name Oswego County Amount $66,563.08 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLIAN, KATLYN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,562.63 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, RONNIE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,562.44 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $66,562.12 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,562.04 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKASON, GREGORY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,561.56 Date 05/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, AARON N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,561.55 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAN, DAVE L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $66,561.53 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, CLIFFORD R Employer name Tioga County Amount $66,561.46 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELSEN, RICHARD P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,561.40 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIMAN, JESSICA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,561.35 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRONE, SUSAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,561.10 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEAZZA, ANTHONY Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $66,561.05 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JAMES F Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $66,560.82 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, LORI A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $66,560.81 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, MARC A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,560.69 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICK H Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $66,560.38 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ-LEONE, LISA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,560.16 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARY P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $66,560.00 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROUN, PAUL A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $66,560.00 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $66,559.98 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, GUY P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,559.46 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, VICTORIA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,559.12 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBROCHTA, EDWARD B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,558.79 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAVID M Employer name City of Fulton Amount $66,558.78 Date 02/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, JEANNETTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,558.57 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARCISSE, MARTINE Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $66,558.42 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,557.90 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Massena Amount $66,556.89 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIGERIA, ROBERT J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $66,556.68 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, LAURA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,555.93 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,555.86 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, LINDA R Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,555.44 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILGENDORFF, MATTHEW W Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $66,555.39 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, NEIL Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $66,555.35 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,555.22 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SANTOS Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $66,555.19 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, CUTLER D Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $66,555.10 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNATTASIO, FRANCINE A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $66,555.00 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, MARK M Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $66,554.72 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, ANN-MARIE S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,554.71 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, ALLISON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,554.55 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, JOHN B Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $66,554.53 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, KRISTEN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,554.52 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOMB, CHELSEA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,554.50 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOSE, DANIEL G Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,554.37 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLETON, SHELLEY S Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $66,554.26 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOINO, TATIANA C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $66,554.26 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANKSHAW, BRIAN E Employer name Fulton County Amount $66,554.10 Date 03/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHRYN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,554.03 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALYSSA C Employer name City of Albany Amount $66,553.99 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUA, JEREMY K Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $66,553.88 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, REGINA L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,553.76 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, BETTY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,553.64 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEZEN, AMY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,553.48 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYEN, CHRISTINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,552.83 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, DOWELL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,552.82 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEENARINE, SAVITRI Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $66,552.67 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMMIE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,552.40 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSON, JOHN R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $66,551.56 Date 11/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, ERIK A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $66,551.46 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, BRIAN P Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,551.44 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIGHT, IDA P Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $66,550.50 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHAMAN, FAZIL Employer name Islip Resource Recovery Agcy Amount $66,549.98 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, VICTOR, III Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,549.82 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, CODY P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,549.81 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY-HALL, AKEIMAH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,549.47 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACALLO, JESSE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $66,549.36 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $66,549.29 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPERTON, DAVID W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,548.85 Date 11/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, NOEMI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,548.79 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, STEPHANIE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,548.64 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LINDSEY N, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,548.22 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JOSEPH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,548.13 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMNER, JOHN Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $66,547.92 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, LINDA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,547.67 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, BENJAMIN H Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $66,547.10 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIN, JORDAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,547.05 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIKOSKI, JOSHUA D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,546.71 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANCZUK, MATTHEW B Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $66,546.36 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYO, GREGORY D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $66,546.20 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $66,546.10 Date 09/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MICHAEL C, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,545.12 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODHI, TINA DALJEET K Employer name Albany County Amount $66,545.11 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREILLY, MICHAEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,544.64 Date 09/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, HARRY C, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $66,544.62 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, MICHELLE Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,544.60 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACAB, DANIEL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,544.56 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, JENNIFER E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,544.32 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUTSACK, ROBERT D Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $66,543.88 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMANN, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,543.40 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System