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 BENAVIDES, AURORA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $66,396.22 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YRIE, ALBERT B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,395.76 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DAWSON P Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,395.13 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIMENSON, LEE R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,394.98 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, JASON J Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $66,394.75 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,394.65 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS-RODRIGUEZ, AIMEE J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $66,394.58 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEEDLES, TERESA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,394.50 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO TEMPIO, MARIO R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,394.42 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, JESSICA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $66,394.41 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KENNETH S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,394.14 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, CHARLES A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $66,393.72 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERW, JEREMY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,393.66 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAND, ALLISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $66,393.13 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, ANDREW T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,392.77 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JO E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $66,392.62 Date 12/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, KERI L Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $66,392.41 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONINI, DAVID R Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,391.66 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SONIA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,391.52 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, CESAR A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,391.34 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARVAT, JOHN F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,391.15 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, LESLIE J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,391.14 Date 04/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELAN, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $66,391.09 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIACOMO, ROBERT A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,390.88 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,390.61 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCINO, RITA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $66,390.02 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERESFORD, RICHARD Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $66,389.90 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, SUSAN K Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,389.87 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $66,389.62 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, FRED Employer name Albany County Amount $66,389.04 Date 07/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, ANDRE Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,388.71 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBBIE A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $66,388.70 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGARO, FRANK C Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $66,388.68 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SHEILA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,388.60 Date 02/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE, NOEGELEY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,388.52 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, ROBERT, JR Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $66,388.09 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPENBERG, DAVID J Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $66,387.86 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEER, JEFFREY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,387.70 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARINO, JOYCE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,387.38 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEN, REBECCA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,387.38 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLETT, MATTHEW D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,387.38 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, HELENE T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,387.38 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINZ, ANNETTE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,387.38 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIANO, MONIQUE E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $66,387.38 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, CHRISTINE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, JOSEPH H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, EDDINGTON E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAZZONE, LINDA H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, ROSA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, KISCHA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWELL-CAMPBELL, NORMA E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,387.38 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, CRAIG W Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $66,387.38 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSMAN, JOHN P Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $66,386.57 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWE, WILLIAM N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,386.34 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, TED J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,386.27 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBAN, LEESA L Employer name Erie County Amount $66,386.23 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DAMIAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,385.83 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGHMY, DOUGLAS L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,385.82 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDA, ANDREA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $66,385.65 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIQUE, HARRY Employer name Orange County Amount $66,385.44 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $66,384.44 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, KIMBERLY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,384.41 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART-WHITE, ANN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $66,384.21 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, SHARON D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,384.17 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,383.63 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOSMANN, LINNEA M Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $66,383.46 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASZAK, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,383.19 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, POLLYANNA K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,382.90 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, YVONNE M Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $66,382.54 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SCOTT C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $66,381.97 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EUGENE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,381.97 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAIL, GARTH A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $66,381.85 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $66,381.84 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALZAHN, JAMES M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,381.81 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, SUSAN A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $66,381.56 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILYARD, RAMEN L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $66,381.26 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, DONAL J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,380.92 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSA, JAMES T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $66,380.90 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, MILTON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,380.86 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, DARRYL Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $66,380.78 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONWISER, AVA R Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $66,380.70 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BARBARA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $66,380.49 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, PEDRO Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $66,380.42 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFF, RENETA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,380.40 Date 06/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,380.30 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARGARET S Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $66,380.04 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COURTNEY, JOHN J Employer name Orange County Amount $66,379.97 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLO, RALPH Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $66,379.73 Date 04/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLESWORTH, JAMES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,379.71 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDOLLO, GEORGE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,379.67 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, SCOTT D Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $66,379.57 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONOVER, JAMES L Employer name Steuben County Amount $66,379.30 Date 08/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMBECK, ROBERT A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $66,378.96 Date 03/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEININGER, EDWARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,378.91 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWINSKI, BEVERLY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,378.89 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATATO, DARLENE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,378.20 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, KRYSTIN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,378.13 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES P Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $66,378.12 Date 03/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System