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 ASTRY, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,488.13 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, DYLAN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $66,487.63 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EDITH M Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $66,487.28 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJANA, MARCELO A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $66,487.07 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREZE, JAMES M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $66,487.05 Date 01/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRO, JAMES M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $66,486.91 Date 12/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $66,486.87 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORYCKI, JOYCE A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $66,486.87 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSEMER, LORRAINE Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $66,486.66 Date 04/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, CHARLES W Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $66,486.34 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACIOPPO, MARIE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $66,486.19 Date 11/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAVENKA, ALAN C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $66,486.05 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMER, ADAM C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,485.95 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTA, PHILIP J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $66,485.73 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEREZ, FRANCISCO G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $66,485.58 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DAVID R Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $66,485.19 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGMANN, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Menands Amount $66,485.10 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGBEE, KENNETH R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,484.95 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELKENBERG, BRETT S Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $66,484.61 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSELL, RICHARD D Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $66,484.57 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, MORYA K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,484.55 Date 02/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZADEK, MICHAEL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,484.55 Date 05/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMELLIRI, JOSEPH E Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $66,484.31 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRECA, MICHAEL G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $66,484.24 Date 03/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, JASON A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,484.09 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARNWAY, MARK R Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,483.72 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGSTER, LAMARD J Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $66,483.65 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWANKWO, NANCY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,483.37 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MASO A, JR Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $66,483.16 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIO-FORSTER, ARACELI Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,482.52 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, MICHAEL A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $66,481.87 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE-RODRIGUEZ, SELYDE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,481.77 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, GERALD Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $66,481.42 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANT, NATALIE J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,481.30 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, RENEE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,480.87 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BERYL E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $66,480.87 Date 05/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KERRY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,480.85 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORAK, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $66,480.66 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMORE, LEE W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,480.29 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZODA, ANTHONY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,480.16 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINT, DANIEL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,479.90 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSER, TODD M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $66,479.90 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISCHEN, JODIE M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $66,479.80 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, AVRIL M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $66,479.62 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOY E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $66,479.61 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGHAN, JOANNE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,479.30 Date 09/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, JASON R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,478.44 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,478.43 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ROBERT F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,478.16 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DAVID Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,477.33 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIAH, JENNIFER S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $66,477.21 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, ROBERT F Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $66,477.18 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, PATRICIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $66,477.13 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSIMO, AMANDA B Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,477.08 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ALFRED E, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $66,477.07 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, JACOB A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $66,476.59 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, PETER C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,476.58 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDANATTU, SOSAMMA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $66,476.28 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CHARLES T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,476.17 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANDARIATO, DARREN V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,475.85 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABI, GHULAM Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $66,475.81 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOP, DIANNE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,475.28 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, BRENDA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $66,475.26 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPERS, JAMES P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $66,475.03 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SUSAN N Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $66,474.75 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABIE, JONATHAN E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $66,474.64 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, KEVIN F Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $66,474.03 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGETT, NATHANIEL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $66,473.55 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYIUSKI, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,473.54 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,473.14 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEZNACH, EDWARD J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $66,472.18 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ROBERT C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $66,472.04 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYZER, R MICHAEL Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $66,471.78 Date 05/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, DOROTHY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $66,471.66 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $66,471.18 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MICHAEL E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $66,471.10 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, DENISE F Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $66,470.96 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRAVECHIA, CHRISTINA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,470.78 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, LISA Employer name Niagara County Amount $66,470.59 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,470.31 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOR-PESSIN, TERRY Employer name Chenango County Amount $66,469.85 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, YIN YIN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,469.71 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERMAK, SCOTT J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,469.63 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, MARK B Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $66,469.59 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, CONNIE L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $66,469.19 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KA FAI Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $66,468.59 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSH, RITA A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,468.27 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEPER, SALLY M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $66,468.08 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, NORA B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,467.84 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIPPA, SAWYER R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,467.80 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, MATTHEW M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,467.79 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, GISELLE Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $66,467.75 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSETTO, DEBRA G Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $66,467.68 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, GREGORY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,467.66 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICCHIO, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,467.34 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTINE S Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $66,467.17 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROSENDAHL, DAVID N Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $66,467.02 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDO, JAMES A Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $66,466.75 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MING, ALTON E Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $66,466.31 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, CHARLES B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,466.17 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System