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 KHAN, AFSHAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $66,249.03 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,248.68 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVAS, ELVIRA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,248.00 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENSON, RHONDA J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $66,247.83 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KENNETH R V Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $66,247.83 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LAWRENCE A, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,247.78 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIE, DONALD A, II Employer name Wayne County Amount $66,247.46 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, ROBIN L Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $66,247.04 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ERIC D Employer name Education Department Amount $66,246.64 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, DANIEL M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,246.43 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, NICOLE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,246.17 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPSHUR, JAMES C Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $66,245.87 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMO-VINOGRADOV, YOLANDA Employer name Orange County Amount $66,245.86 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHELLE L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $66,245.75 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTLEY, KELLY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $66,245.68 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLES, TARA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $66,245.10 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, DOUGLIN A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $66,245.01 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMERT, SARA A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $66,245.00 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ROXANN V Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $66,244.84 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STAFFORD A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,244.71 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $66,244.50 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVYN, KATHERINE W Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $66,244.38 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ESTHER M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,244.22 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ADA S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,244.19 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,244.01 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DEVIN Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $66,243.75 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURI, DANIEL F, IV Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,243.71 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, DEBBIE J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,243.65 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, PHILIP J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $66,243.53 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENEEN S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,243.42 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, STEPHANIE L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $66,243.22 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MIERI, JANIS Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $66,242.79 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, DAVID N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,242.64 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,242.20 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, KEVIN J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $66,242.02 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKMAN, BRENDAN L Employer name Erie County Amount $66,241.84 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, GREGG Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,241.75 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATTS, DEREK C Employer name Niagara County Amount $66,241.14 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ADAM D Employer name City of Norwich Amount $66,240.91 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILEY, SHARMAIN A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $66,240.52 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, DEAN J Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $66,240.31 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASEY, MICHELE L Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $66,240.04 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, BONNIE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $66,240.02 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $66,239.54 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, REGINA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $66,239.19 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIWEATHER, VERNON K Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $66,239.17 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBODY, ROBERTA L Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,238.63 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TASSA, JASON B Employer name Village of Chester Amount $66,238.58 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKELKE, JOHN K Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $66,238.43 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $66,238.11 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKARD, DAVID J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,237.98 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DALE R Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $66,237.64 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $66,237.24 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, MARYANNE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $66,237.15 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, FRANCINE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,237.05 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZDEMIR, KARINA Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,236.75 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAISSE, NICOLE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,236.44 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MEAGAN T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,235.95 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DAWN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,235.95 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, KURT Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $66,235.83 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBEL, DEREK D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $66,235.79 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRATSENBERG, DAVID W Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $66,235.53 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYINENI, SARADA T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,235.26 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,235.18 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, KAYLA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,235.15 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIOUDAKIS, ANTONIA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $66,235.11 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVONISH, SHENINE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $66,234.90 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, THOMSON Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,234.85 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRETT, DOUGLAS E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,234.70 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, JAMES R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $66,234.54 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, RALPH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,234.23 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ERIN M E Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $66,234.21 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNEIL, CHERYL-ANN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,233.62 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, DEENA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,233.46 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENS, KATHRYN M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,233.27 Date 10/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTICH, RICHARD L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $66,233.21 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBEL, KATHLEEN H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,232.99 Date 12/10/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $66,232.94 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASON Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $66,232.89 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLAS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $66,232.42 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, DANIEL R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,232.40 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKEL, KURT Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,232.35 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, LYNN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,232.07 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHTADTLENDER, ROBYN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,231.96 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JUMAR W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $66,231.90 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, DAVID F Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $66,231.81 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOELLNER, KATHRYN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $66,231.20 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LORRAINE A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $66,231.09 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, DARYL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,230.90 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHO, MELANIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,230.90 Date 12/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDE, VICTORIA J Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $66,230.80 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSWALD, LAWRENCE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,230.43 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DONNA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,229.97 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPLUN, GARRETT D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,229.76 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUSDLE, JAMIE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,229.76 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLSHIRE, RENEE V Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,229.52 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENERIELLO, ANELIS B Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $66,229.34 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, EILEEN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,228.58 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $66,228.02 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ALMEIDA, MANUEL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,227.94 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System