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 HADZICKI, MARYLOU Employer name Erie County Amount $65,993.79 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNAN, CAROLANN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $65,993.79 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTMANN, CURT R Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $65,993.68 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THATCHER, EDWARD J P Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $65,993.39 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,993.18 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDIONE, CARL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $65,993.18 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, ELLIOTT G Employer name Broome County Amount $65,993.00 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISLEY, LOIS A Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $65,993.00 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHIMOOTTIL, VARGHESE V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $65,992.94 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, CHELSEA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,992.36 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDREA, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $65,991.72 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAESAR, YVONNE A PUNCH Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $65,991.70 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACURA, MICHAEL P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $65,991.63 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,991.56 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,991.00 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CEDRICK JAMES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,990.58 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RAFAEL N Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,990.02 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, KELVIN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,989.40 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHAEL P Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,988.12 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, ERIC J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $65,987.98 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCH, DEBRA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,987.61 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERRO, JOHN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $65,987.28 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, MICHAEL Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $65,987.28 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, KEVIN L Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $65,986.90 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $65,986.70 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, HELEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $65,986.47 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLAS, SOCRATES O Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $65,986.25 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, ROSEANN Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $65,985.72 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, MARSHALL E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $65,985.67 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYLER L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,985.62 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SICKLE, LUCILLE M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $65,985.26 Date 01/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, MARK F Employer name City of Corning Amount $65,985.24 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAZZARO, GIRO R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,984.88 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLUCCIO, SUZANNE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,984.87 Date 09/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLENDONK, CHRISTOPH B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $65,984.62 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANY, JOHN G Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,983.86 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $65,983.82 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDER, RICHARD M, II Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $65,983.49 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIECKARZ, MATTHEW J Employer name Albany County Amount $65,983.40 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, FRANCIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $65,983.23 Date 07/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,982.33 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETMER MORABITO, IRENE Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $65,982.24 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, CHARLES Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,981.62 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARGARET P Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $65,981.49 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANZATO, MARIANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,981.47 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, GARY J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $65,981.36 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINTAK, ERIC J Employer name Erie County Amount $65,981.36 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, ROBERT, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,980.82 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJESKI, LAURA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,980.44 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNOS, CHRISTINA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $65,980.37 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, CLIFFORD, JR Employer name Town of Newcomb Amount $65,980.16 Date 05/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERYK-SIUBA, MARIOLA H Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $65,980.15 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, NATALIE C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $65,979.96 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DOUGLAS Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,979.62 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORBA, JAMES T Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $65,979.53 Date 11/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, JIMMY D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $65,979.22 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PATRICK T Employer name Education Department Amount $65,979.05 Date 10/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMARICO, JOHN Employer name City of Beacon Amount $65,978.86 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, JESSICA N Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,978.85 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, GERALDINE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,978.32 Date 01/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKER-LUCE, JEANETTE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,977.81 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCAL, CARRIE A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,977.61 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE-SCOTT, RANDALL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $65,977.24 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPS, KELLY A Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $65,977.17 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDWARD J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $65,975.63 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $65,975.51 Date 11/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRONARDI, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $65,975.50 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANDREA L Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $65,975.46 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,975.01 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLITO, LINDSAY KM Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,974.98 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, GILLIAN K Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $65,974.98 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, BENJAMIN R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $65,974.88 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MARC S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,974.73 Date 11/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DUANE H Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $65,974.66 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $65,974.59 Date 10/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEITUNO-CARDONA, JENNIFER E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,974.51 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINZOLA, AMIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $65,974.12 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, REDVERSE M, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,974.09 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLO, JANET E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,974.09 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMAROTO, DANIEL M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,974.09 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMSKE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,974.09 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, BRADLEY R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,974.09 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHINGHOUSE, ROY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,973.83 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,973.72 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHBAUGH, MELISSA Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,973.65 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, LINDA RINALDI Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,973.63 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSARE, TREVOR A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $65,973.57 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNAZZO, NANCY L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $65,973.54 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERT, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,973.39 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, TYSON R Employer name Town of Owego Amount $65,973.24 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JULIE A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $65,973.20 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, ALICIA A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $65,973.03 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREW, LINDA B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $65,972.71 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, KENNETH J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $65,972.59 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, KEVIN T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,972.38 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAVNICKY, ANDREA E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $65,972.32 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $65,971.49 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEBERLE, JOSHUA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $65,971.36 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, PASQUALINO Employer name Albany County Amount $65,971.32 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RONALD I Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $65,971.24 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System