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 COURTWRIGHT, DAVID J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,797.52 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIN, AARON A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $65,796.76 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, JOHN T Employer name Erie County Amount $65,796.52 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MICHAEL Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $65,796.20 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, TRAVIS A W Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $65,794.84 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, TRAVIS B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $65,794.81 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CAMILLE M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $65,794.74 Date 06/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDY, DEBORAH Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $65,794.69 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, MONIAH Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $65,794.55 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $65,794.40 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARN, MICHAEL W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,794.40 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAN, NATHAN K Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $65,794.33 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSIER, GREGORY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $65,793.71 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, THERESA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,793.70 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RONALD R, JR Employer name North Bellmore Fire District Amount $65,793.12 Date 10/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KEVIN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,793.04 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENNO, SALLY A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $65,792.92 Date 09/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURDEN, LA MAYA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,792.86 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,792.11 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $65,792.11 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, RALPH F Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $65,791.86 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGOLD, KENT A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $65,791.53 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUBAGEAT, MOUHIBAT T Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $65,790.33 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, LISA A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $65,789.99 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARK A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $65,789.91 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, SHELLY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,789.84 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RICHARD W, JR Employer name City of Olean Amount $65,789.69 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCHOA, TATIANA P Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,789.14 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, GERALD P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $65,788.56 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBY, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,788.54 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALNA, HOWARD G Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $65,788.15 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIESEN, JEFFERY R Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,788.15 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRALL, JENNIFER L Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,788.15 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOSKI, STEPHANIE O Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $65,787.94 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO-BROWN, JANET Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $65,787.86 Date 11/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUAN E Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $65,787.56 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCKLER, CINDY L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $65,787.55 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, FELIPE C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $65,787.28 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, ALLISON L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,787.07 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMIANO, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $65,786.90 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, BRYAN J Employer name Albany County Amount $65,786.78 Date 06/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $65,786.76 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGGI, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,786.29 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRYAN J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $65,786.21 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JEAN L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $65,786.03 Date 12/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISER, ALLISSA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $65,786.00 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNES, JAMIE E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $65,785.97 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFROCCO, JUSTIN A Employer name City of Rome Amount $65,785.92 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMITIS, JOSEPH S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $65,785.86 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIGER, JEFFERY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,785.81 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, KATHERINE D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $65,785.67 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, STEPHEN A, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,785.43 Date 09/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, BRIAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $65,784.37 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, KITSUM Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,784.30 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LALLO, MARIA C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $65,783.32 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMSCHICK, LORI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,782.93 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLA, GEORGINA Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $65,782.80 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIELLO, KIMBERLY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,782.78 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY, DONNA E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $65,782.39 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECARLO, ROLAND E Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,782.02 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTKOWSKI, ALYSSA H Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,781.57 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ANDREA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,781.02 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAR, QUADRIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,780.87 Date 09/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDELL, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,780.70 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAZZI, VERONICA A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $65,780.41 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, PAUL C Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $65,780.31 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECOT, JARID M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $65,780.09 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BARRY H Employer name Clinton County Amount $65,780.04 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAXELA, COMFORT Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $65,779.88 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, MARKIS Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,779.84 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND-SMITH, SUSAN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $65,779.81 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARION Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $65,779.72 Date 01/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ANTHONY T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,779.63 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAGOSSI, JAMES T Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $65,779.58 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-BRASIER, CHRISTINA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,779.44 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSH, ANTHONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,779.39 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLSTADT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,779.22 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOVIN, ANDREA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEPP, PAUL H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOANNIDIS, ALTAGRACIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, VIVIAN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LAURETTE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSE, ROBERT S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGA, MARY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 09/21/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,778.30 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORELLI, CHRISTINE Employer name City of Utica Amount $65,778.21 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, MICHELE T Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $65,777.72 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, LARRY V Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $65,777.57 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, JAMES A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $65,777.24 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SUSAN P Employer name Albany County Amount $65,776.11 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMYSOAD, MARK A Employer name Broome County Amount $65,775.53 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCH, KEVIN J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $65,775.49 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCOCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $65,775.37 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURDICK, TODD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $65,774.85 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICOLI, JODY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,774.50 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, JENNIFER S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,774.29 Date 04/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JANET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,774.28 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, CARLTON Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $65,774.27 Date 08/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDORIZZI, ALICIA B Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $65,774.25 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMISCHAK, JENNIFER M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,774.05 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System