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 PIEDRA, KERLINE C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,417.88 Date 04/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, RAMON R, JR Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $66,417.57 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, MARK E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,417.53 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, DENISE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,417.48 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOHN A Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $66,417.41 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, AMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,417.32 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $66,416.76 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSTROM, AARON G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $66,416.39 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIRRINE, JAMES A Employer name City of Beacon Amount $66,416.27 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSICA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $66,416.23 Date 01/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, ROBERT J Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $66,415.95 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARD, BENGT A Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $66,415.88 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BLASIO, DANIEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,415.86 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JOEL S Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,415.72 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASZCZYNSKI, JILL M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,415.36 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTINGER, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,415.27 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDICY, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $66,415.16 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SONJA R Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $66,415.13 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, RITA J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $66,415.02 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, JAMES D, JR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,414.84 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Greene Amount $66,414.27 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JENNIFER J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $66,413.91 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREK, DAVID Employer name Erie County Amount $66,413.86 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, MICHELLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,413.83 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, LAURIE H Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $66,413.79 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLI, CARMELA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,413.72 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBRILLET, MARCOS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,413.68 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAIDES, LAWRENCE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $66,413.31 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMON, MARK T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $66,413.05 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, MICHELE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $66,412.76 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGNAUTH, CHRIS D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,412.63 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, BARBARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,412.59 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANIANO, BEVERLY-JANE ELIZABETH Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $66,412.52 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, KELLEN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,412.41 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMORA, BROOKE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $66,412.32 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRESSEL, STEVEN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $66,412.29 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE N Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $66,412.28 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALISIAK, LEAH S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,412.11 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, JEFFREY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,412.06 Date 04/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLVINO, GERALD Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $66,411.00 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, JEAN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,410.63 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONIGRO, LUCILLE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,410.12 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCANTARA, JULISA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,409.94 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPTFLEISCH, SARAH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,409.90 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, TAMMY REILLY Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,409.73 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAD, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $66,409.67 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $66,408.71 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DARRIN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,408.31 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTI, FRANCESCO S Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,408.17 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEINWEBER, SANDRA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $66,408.06 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, TIMOTHY A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $66,407.74 Date 01/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOSHUA N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,407.67 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANVIN, SUSAN M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $66,407.56 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUCK, KIM A Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,407.51 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, TRAVIS C Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,407.50 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, TINA B Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $66,407.44 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, MICHAEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,407.43 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, ERIC M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,407.07 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHESON, JAMES I Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $66,406.97 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, PAULINE R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,406.94 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, NATHANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,406.92 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, CHRISTY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,405.94 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSKI, CYNTHIA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,405.62 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, MATTHEW H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,405.53 Date 05/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAULT, CRAIG J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $66,405.37 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMISKEY, HEIDI P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $66,405.30 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, PATRICIA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $66,405.23 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIER, PEARL R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $66,404.52 Date 07/26/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHISEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $66,404.51 Date 11/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAVES, JAMIE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,404.36 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLING, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $66,404.10 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, BARBARA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $66,403.08 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, CHEVON R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,403.07 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, CLARENCE D, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $66,402.64 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFINGER, ADDAM R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,402.35 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARITZA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,402.16 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, YUK-HAR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,401.98 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, GERALD L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $66,401.96 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JEREMY A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $66,401.68 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASH, THERESA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,401.68 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOVINA, BRYAN G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $66,401.23 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, ELINOR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,400.90 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, EDWIN Employer name Erie County Amount $66,400.21 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EDWIN C Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $66,399.44 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELAND, JEAN G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,399.30 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, NEIL R Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,398.99 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Clay Amount $66,398.46 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Utica Amount $66,398.44 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORTON, RONALD D Employer name Village of Owego Amount $66,398.40 Date 11/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EVAN K Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $66,398.25 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, HYSALENE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,397.66 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, WAYLAND C, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $66,397.35 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONERTY, MARY J Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $66,397.14 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, BARBARA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $66,396.93 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, HENRY E Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $66,396.92 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCO, RICHARD A Employer name Greene County Amount $66,396.75 Date 10/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JOEDY A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $66,396.73 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZER, ROMAN W Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,396.67 Date 01/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, COLBY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,396.54 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, APRIL C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,396.46 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System