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 BELLE, YOLANDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,181.93 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDO, MARIANNE Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $66,181.77 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETSINGER CALLENDER, TRACY K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $66,181.15 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAFFO, JAMES A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $66,180.73 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, SAM Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,180.62 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLYN, PAUL D Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $66,180.34 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, YOLANDA V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,180.06 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, DANIEL R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $66,180.01 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHISOLFI, ALFRED Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $66,180.00 Date 12/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIRAND, MARIE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,179.96 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, JASPER J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,179.90 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGYRIS, MARIA ISABEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,179.38 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, NATHAN S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $66,179.25 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPRIORE, MICHAEL A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $66,178.93 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITAILLE, ZACHARY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,178.87 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVIA, MARIE A Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $66,178.00 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, ANDREW L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,177.95 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, ALEXANDRA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,177.85 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGIEBOR, COLLINS O Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,177.83 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBARRA, DONALD J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $66,177.80 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAJSZCZAK, MICHAEL T Employer name Erie County Amount $66,177.50 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER-BROWN, SHERRY A Employer name Albany County Amount $66,177.14 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS K Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $66,177.03 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKOOR, BIBI R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,176.35 Date 04/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, ANTHONY S Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $66,176.32 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAULOVA, FAINA Employer name Education Department Amount $66,176.14 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFA, JOSEPH J Employer name Orange County Amount $66,176.08 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, JACQUELINE N Employer name Orange County Amount $66,176.06 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, SHARON Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $66,176.05 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LINDA J Employer name Orange County Amount $66,175.91 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JOAN D Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $66,175.86 Date 04/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GEORGE E, III Employer name Village of Granville Amount $66,175.74 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBRYCKI, CLIFFORD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,175.69 Date 04/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTELL, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,175.67 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, ANTHONY Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $66,175.46 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAYER, JANET H Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $66,175.40 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLER, CASEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,175.35 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUE, MARVIN P, SR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,175.29 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSEPH B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,175.00 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KEVIN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,175.00 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLICO, JAMES L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,174.96 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAMONE R Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $66,174.95 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMANN, LYNN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,174.91 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYE, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Avon Amount $66,174.86 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFMAN, ROBERT W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $66,174.43 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIERB, BRADLEY S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $66,174.40 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, RICHARD Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $66,174.28 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, RYAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,173.97 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, JEFFREY M, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $66,173.82 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, LATONYA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,173.81 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, KERA T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,173.74 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAN, CHARLES G Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $66,173.52 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANG, FANG Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,173.34 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBE, THEA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,173.34 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEMIO, DONNA T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $66,173.13 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JONATHAN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $66,173.00 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SANDT, KYLE A Employer name Esp Performing Arts Center Corp. Amount $66,172.95 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUR, MARTIN L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,172.70 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNABE, JAVIER E Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $66,172.28 Date 05/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESS, TERESA C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,171.87 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, STEPHANIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,171.77 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTI, MICHAEL C Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $66,171.74 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAO, DAN Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $66,171.66 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, BRIEN A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,171.44 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWER, MICHAEL J Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $66,171.27 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PATRICIA S Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,170.95 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFMAN, ERIC M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,170.84 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, GILBERTO Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,170.77 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $66,170.47 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, LAWRENCE C Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $66,170.36 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERATI, JEAN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $66,170.11 Date 12/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIALSKI, TODD D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $66,169.72 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CODEE G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,169.72 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMME, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,169.46 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, KEVIN P Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $66,169.06 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTNEL, MARK A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $66,168.45 Date 07/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, SEAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,168.07 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RADO, ANTHONY N Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $66,168.01 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KENZIE, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $66,167.96 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, A DAVID Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $66,167.89 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, ROBERT S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,167.78 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, JANE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $66,167.76 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, JAMES Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,167.70 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSHAW, ERNESTINE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,167.36 Date 11/15/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHAD D Employer name City of Rome Amount $66,167.08 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SURPRENANT, HALEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,166.68 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLINGER, CAMERON J Employer name City of Olean Amount $66,166.13 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALERMO, JOHN K Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,165.38 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEN BLEYKER, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,165.28 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIECH, MICHAEL Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,164.70 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $66,164.65 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARENT, ROY F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $66,164.22 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVIN, CAITLIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,164.17 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNQUIST, DARLEEN Y Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $66,164.16 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILBERGELD, LEAH H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,164.09 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, GINA R Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $66,164.05 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, WILLIAM P Employer name Albany County Amount $66,164.01 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, ROBERT F Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $66,163.91 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANIA, JAMES A Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $66,163.85 Date 11/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, GERALDINE L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $66,163.77 Date 07/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System