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 CARLOTTI, DOMINICK L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,509.14 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMORE, MARC Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,509.12 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIRGILIO, JOHN D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $66,508.50 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, DOROTHY M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $66,508.46 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, EDWARD E Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $66,507.99 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELLI, SHAWN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,507.83 Date 06/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGURDUMOVA, INESSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,507.70 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, MARIE LUCIE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $66,507.40 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, GEORGE Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $66,507.07 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, SANDRA J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,506.91 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, CARL L Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $66,506.84 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEKIN, JAMES H Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $66,506.74 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, PETER M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $66,506.36 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBERT, MARYANN Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $66,506.24 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, JOSE Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $66,506.21 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWATER, CAROLE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $66,506.03 Date 12/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFTSHAUSER, ELI Z Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $66,505.79 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, CAROLINE F Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,505.56 Date 09/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD GREENE, COURTNEY Employer name Orange County Amount $66,505.29 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, EDWARD A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,505.20 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANAMENTA, MADELINE Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $66,505.00 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JASON C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $66,504.89 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, RYAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,504.51 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLA PENTA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,504.20 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MERALIS M Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $66,503.25 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JENNIFER R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,502.80 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEO, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,502.59 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO RE, LUCILLE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,502.53 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, CAMILLE E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $66,502.25 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKORNE, SUSAN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,502.22 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, BRIAN T Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $66,502.17 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KEVIN E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,501.99 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, NATALIE O Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,501.93 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUO, YI XIA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $66,501.92 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KIM Employer name Putnam County Amount $66,501.44 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMPTON, VALERIE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $66,501.34 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, MARIA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $66,501.30 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANGELA P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,500.42 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,499.99 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELM, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $66,499.64 Date 01/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, DAVID F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,499.53 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, SCOTT B Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $66,499.25 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAK, KELLY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,499.05 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHNES, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,499.01 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTIE, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $66,498.95 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, KENIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $66,498.55 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, DIANNE C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $66,498.32 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSEPH F Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $66,498.11 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JOCELYNE Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $66,497.94 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANNE MARIE Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $66,497.38 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAR, MARTIN W Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $66,497.36 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARLING, CHESTER M, JR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $66,496.93 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETON, LAWRENCE M Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $66,496.61 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, JEFFREY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,495.93 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGARLATA, FRANK C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $66,495.76 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DAMIEN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $66,495.71 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KENNETH, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $66,495.66 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SOPHIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,495.36 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DIANE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $66,495.09 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, ROSE I Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,494.62 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZMAN, EDWARD Y Employer name Greece CSD Amount $66,494.43 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERATIKOS, MICHAEL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,494.01 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,493.81 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JUSTIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,493.44 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CATHERINE L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $66,493.19 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CAROL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,493.14 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, SUSAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $66,493.11 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, KAREEM N Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $66,492.61 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTREL, RAYMOND Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $66,492.09 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $66,492.06 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, JENNIFER B Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,491.95 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NIQUANE S Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,491.91 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLIERE, RICHARD E Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,491.91 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIBBS, GARY R, JR Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $66,491.91 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NATASHA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,491.88 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ALICIA B Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $66,491.39 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, BRIAN C Employer name Yates County Amount $66,491.19 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, STEPHANIE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,491.02 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WESLEY P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $66,490.76 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCELLA, ANTHONY Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $66,490.70 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOELS, ERIC C Employer name City of Batavia Amount $66,490.69 Date 07/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGE, COLLEEN M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $66,490.60 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, GERALD H Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $66,490.57 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JAMES E Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $66,490.54 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCELLA, KRISTY M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $66,490.37 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERLAGA, CAROL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $66,490.25 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, KARINE G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,490.22 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMERMAN, ERIC K Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,490.00 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $66,489.88 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCATTE, DIANE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,489.75 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, EDWARD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,489.64 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTOR, LOUIS P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,489.47 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, GLEN K Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $66,489.42 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, COREY J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $66,489.12 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, MICHAEL E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $66,489.12 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, TAMARA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,488.98 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSLER, CORY M Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,488.77 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, TIFFANY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,488.52 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, WENDY RAE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $66,488.41 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, WALTER D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $66,488.37 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System