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 LABAS, JAMES W Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $65,774.02 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSINI, JEAN PHILIPPE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $65,773.80 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, PATRICIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,773.74 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, OKSANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,773.74 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, ELIZABETH F Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,773.51 Date 08/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MEO, FRANCESCO A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,773.46 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JOHN C, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $65,773.43 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, JOSEPH Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $65,773.41 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, MARYANN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $65,773.40 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, KIRSTEN D Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $65,772.95 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JANET M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,772.90 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAGIS, TERESA A Employer name Orange County Amount $65,772.84 Date 04/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JILL M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $65,772.81 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNER, PAMELA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $65,772.15 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLHOUSE, CHERYL T Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $65,772.15 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CARMELA R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $65,772.15 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYSTER, DANA L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $65,772.15 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, SUSAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $65,772.15 Date 12/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, BLOSSOM R Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $65,771.75 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GREGORY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,771.74 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNES, OLINDA S Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $65,771.62 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBALLOS, REINALDO Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $65,771.17 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIANA, LINDA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $65,770.88 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, JOSEPH J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $65,770.86 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTUS, ASHLEY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,770.65 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUTH, SCOTT B Employer name Wayne County Amount $65,770.62 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ELAINE T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $65,770.57 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, WILLIAM ROBIN, IV Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $65,770.53 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDY, LAURA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $65,770.42 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRELL, ROBERT A, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,770.09 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, ANTHONY J Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $65,769.81 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, GREG R Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,769.60 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLISARIO, JAMES L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $65,769.26 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANMON, JAMES Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $65,769.17 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,768.38 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALADINI, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $65,768.33 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISKOROWSKI, FELIX C Employer name Erie County Amount $65,768.11 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, CLAUDIA Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $65,768.00 Date 03/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, JOSEPH M Employer name Columbia County Amount $65,767.85 Date 07/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, JAMES S Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $65,767.77 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVER, ELOUISE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $65,767.64 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEWBALE, JUSTIN A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $65,767.33 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADAM B Employer name Cayuga County Amount $65,767.27 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TANYA L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $65,767.06 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, DANIEL T Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $65,767.04 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYBOR, LEANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $65,766.79 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORNAC, MICHAEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,765.07 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ERIC C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $65,764.64 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ZACHARY I Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $65,764.55 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ALFRED Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,763.64 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, LAMONT-CHATEAU D Employer name Orange County Amount $65,763.32 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLANO, GINA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $65,763.06 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, MATTHEW R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $65,762.12 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH F, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $65,761.91 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARNER, CHARLES F Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $65,761.76 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, MING HUI Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $65,761.46 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,761.38 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORBERT, STEVEN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,761.10 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JOSE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,760.91 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANO, VINCENT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,760.91 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, LAURA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,760.80 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,760.80 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JILL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,760.80 Date 10/17/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, LORA J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $65,760.60 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LARWENCE D, II Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,760.57 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, MONICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $65,760.54 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANVIER, ROBERTO Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,760.35 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROLLETTE, MATTHEW J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,759.99 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,759.84 Date 11/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JEFFREY J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $65,759.76 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, JASON R Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $65,759.00 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,758.84 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASON D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $65,758.82 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ZELMA P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $65,758.38 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEWERS, TODD H Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $65,758.29 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, KEITH W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,758.26 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DEBRA D Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $65,758.20 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, WILLIAM J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $65,757.79 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DAVID T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $65,757.73 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEK, DIANE Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $65,756.02 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANTON, ROBIN V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,755.96 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, MARY ELLEN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $65,755.45 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN-PANICO, KELLI A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $65,755.45 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREGLER, PHILOMENA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $65,755.45 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOHN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $65,755.07 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRUCE W Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $65,754.96 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICETO, NICOLE E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $65,754.95 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRITTANY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $65,754.83 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUAL, MELVIN Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,754.74 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $65,754.74 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBROUGH, JOHN L Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $65,754.14 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCA, LINDA J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $65,753.90 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABESHOUSE, DARYLE S Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $65,753.87 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TABRINNAY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,753.66 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CAROLINE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,753.22 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $65,753.22 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABRYCKI, LISA M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $65,753.20 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, DEBORAH J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $65,752.86 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, PETER K Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $65,752.86 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKAUB, KATIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $65,752.41 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System