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 BANGURA, OSMAN SAHID Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $65,636.55 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,636.07 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUELS, STEVEN M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $65,635.46 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, MARIA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,635.12 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHER, CYNTHIA G K Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $65,634.81 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROSS, MATTHEW G Employer name Esp Performing Arts Center Corp. Amount $65,634.15 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUNEWICZ, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $65,633.60 Date 12/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROLLETTE, KAITLIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $65,632.37 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $65,632.23 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $65,631.13 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LOIS E Employer name Yates County Amount $65,631.11 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, DAVID D Employer name Town of Galway Amount $65,631.11 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROL, ROBERT T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,630.97 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORO, KARA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $65,630.90 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMO, CARLOS, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,630.55 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, SHARON E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $65,630.49 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, CATHERINE Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $65,630.03 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, THOMAS Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,629.59 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOURY, DIANA L Employer name City of Utica Amount $65,629.17 Date 05/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, LISA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $65,628.98 Date 01/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBALA, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $65,628.58 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, THOMAS M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,628.56 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, CYNTHIA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,628.08 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, LAURA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $65,627.88 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEN, RICHARD W Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $65,627.76 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABMA, HARRY J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $65,627.44 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, KATHLEEN A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $65,627.26 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, SAMANTHA J Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $65,627.24 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TERENCE T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,627.18 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, KEADRA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,627.10 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, JAMES Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $65,627.09 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAY, WILLIAM H Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $65,626.64 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, ALEC J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,626.41 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAYLE A Employer name Village of Walden Amount $65,626.17 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, ALEJANDRO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,626.00 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LAUREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,624.67 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYWALT, MICHAEL W, II Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $65,624.60 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, JANET A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $65,624.53 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIGNO, DANIEL C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,623.70 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVE, JULIE A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $65,623.67 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, JEFFREY P Employer name Village of Manchester Amount $65,623.41 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTE, CARLOS M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $65,623.37 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, PATRICK M Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $65,623.10 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JOHN B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $65,623.01 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MICHAEL P Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $65,623.00 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, RONALD E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,622.96 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLANI, WILLIS E Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,622.89 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITEL, HOWARD Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,622.89 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, NICHOLAS E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,622.64 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,622.57 Date 03/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LISA C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $65,622.06 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHARLES J Employer name Columbia County Amount $65,621.97 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, REGAN S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,621.94 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHICA, DOROTHY A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $65,621.02 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIE, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $65,621.01 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, VITA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $65,621.00 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, LISA C Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $65,620.76 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, BENJAMIN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $65,620.67 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCINA, JOHN R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $65,620.22 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ERIKA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,619.80 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE BARRON, CARL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $65,619.76 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, EDWARD M Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,619.43 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUM, MATTHEW F Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $65,619.24 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, JOSEPH M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,619.00 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, SARAH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,619.00 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, MEADE C Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $65,619.00 Date 05/17/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATULSKI, WALLIS E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $65,618.72 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, MARY P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,618.70 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CLARA M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $65,618.67 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, LISA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,618.62 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND-VELOX, SHARON N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,618.14 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DONNA M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $65,617.85 Date 10/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETZOLD, BLAINE A Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $65,617.84 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARINGER, MALLORY R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,617.76 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, DANIEL J, III Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $65,617.76 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALDRON, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Springport Amount $65,617.75 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACEK, SCOTT A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,617.50 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEIKATA, SAMANTHA L Employer name Orange County Amount $65,617.25 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCKEN, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $65,616.88 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERL, STEVEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,616.54 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERVICE, NATHAN W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,616.53 Date 03/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETER, ROY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,616.37 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIESTO, SUSAN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,616.37 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATANGUIHAN, VILMA IBARRA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $65,616.23 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARIE L Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $65,615.90 Date 10/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, JAMES B Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $65,615.80 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBSTOCK, KIMBERLY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,615.77 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, THOMAS M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $65,615.59 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LACHLAN, JOHN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,615.33 Date 12/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTER, JANET Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $65,615.09 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGENSTEIN, SHEREE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,615.08 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ANGELA Y Employer name Erie County Amount $65,614.84 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPPAL, GURINDER K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $65,614.83 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STANLEY Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $65,614.36 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KEVIN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,614.33 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISE, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,614.21 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUCHIOLO, ANTHONY D Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $65,613.18 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,612.57 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JANET D Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $65,612.16 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MATTHEW S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,611.70 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System