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 PISANI, DAVID V Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $65,660.20 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIZIA, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $65,659.26 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, CAROL M Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $65,659.22 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIETTA, JEANMARIE Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $65,658.68 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEZIALE, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $65,658.20 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, MICHAEL C Employer name Columbia County Amount $65,658.00 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, WILLIAM K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,657.42 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIJA, ANDREW T Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $65,657.41 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECHARD, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Troy Amount $65,657.26 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANGLOFF, SCOTT W Employer name Erie County Amount $65,657.17 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, PHYLLIS Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $65,656.36 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUDY, JAMES M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $65,656.11 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD-WILLINGHAM, URSULA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $65,655.78 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $65,655.70 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, LUIS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,655.32 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKOWSKI, JOANNE L Employer name Erie County Amount $65,655.09 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRIMAN, JASON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $65,654.89 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, REGINA Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $65,654.56 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ANN CARROLL M Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $65,654.56 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, JANET L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,654.49 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRUCCIO, DOMENICK A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,654.27 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCCO, JAMES A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,653.90 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUB, JOSEPH A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $65,653.83 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, YVONNE N Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,653.64 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MARLENE G Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,653.61 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTTERER, DIANE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $65,653.61 Date 07/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, KIM J Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,653.60 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDLOW-TARANTINO, DEVON M Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,653.59 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ANTHONY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $65,653.58 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JACINTO Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $65,653.50 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, KENNETH A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $65,652.92 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATA, VALENT Employer name Office of General Services Amount $65,652.88 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, ANNAMARIE E Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $65,652.61 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, STEVEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,652.29 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, EILEEN N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,651.79 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBOWSKI, CATHERINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,651.51 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBBIN P Employer name Albany County Amount $65,651.43 Date 05/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JASON L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $65,651.33 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, HSIU CHEN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,651.29 Date 10/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOL, JANET E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $65,650.98 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNGOUDT, JEANNINE R Employer name Cortland County Amount $65,650.41 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIANDI, KERRI E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,650.20 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, EUGENE Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $65,650.19 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZINI, MICHAEL P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $65,649.94 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, PHILIP W Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $65,649.31 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, DAVID W Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $65,648.86 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ELMER K, JR Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $65,648.83 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ARTHUR J Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,648.74 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANCYR, RICHARD L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $65,648.70 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $65,648.57 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDLER, LAWRENCE C Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $65,648.53 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADEL, JAMES K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,648.40 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BETTY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $65,648.36 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBLES, ANNE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,647.69 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LYNN M Employer name Town of Oswego Amount $65,647.08 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDIN, PENNY S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $65,646.51 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, ERICA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,646.43 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,646.19 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARULLO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,646.11 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRABIZIO, JEANNETTE M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $65,645.69 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, ANTHONY Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $65,645.63 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ANNAMMA K Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $65,645.49 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLENOVIC, MEAGHAN E Employer name Broome County Amount $65,645.31 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, DAWN M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $65,645.24 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, LISA J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $65,645.20 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TRUMAN E, III Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $65,645.17 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, JAMES E, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $65,644.87 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, HOLLY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,644.71 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MARY KATHERINE Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $65,644.48 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMER, MICHAEL J, II Employer name City of Watertown Amount $65,643.78 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROCKER, TANYA D Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $65,643.46 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALLEN K Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $65,643.41 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, TERRY Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $65,643.28 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, GLEN G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $65,643.26 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSEL, DEBORAH L Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $65,643.18 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYASO, DOLORES Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $65,643.14 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, CARMELA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,642.87 Date 01/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, BELKYS PERDOMO Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $65,642.85 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, MICHAEL W Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,642.74 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $65,642.34 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, ANDRE A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $65,641.86 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVE, THERESA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,641.07 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOREMAN, BRIAN A Employer name Albany County Amount $65,640.74 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, WHITNEY E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $65,640.38 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTES, NICOLLE D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $65,640.35 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,640.34 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, TOMAS E Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $65,639.85 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAN, MARIANNE T Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $65,639.59 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, RICHARD W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $65,639.24 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZONI, ANDREA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,639.23 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINS, GARY P Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $65,639.17 Date 03/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, GREGORY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,639.03 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASCO, KATHLEEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,639.02 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCHKA, TRACY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,638.19 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, MARGARET R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,638.15 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CLIFTON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,638.12 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, CAROL A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $65,637.95 Date 04/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZANO, BRANDON D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $65,637.78 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCH, MOLLY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $65,637.32 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIFFEN, DEBBIE A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $65,636.61 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System