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 BORZELLECA, NICOLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,426.86 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $65,426.60 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, LAURA M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,425.84 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORVEE, GEORGE T Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $65,425.44 Date 10/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ADRIAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,425.07 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELCHLIN, JACQUELINE F Employer name Broome County Amount $65,425.06 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDGINS, SYLVIA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $65,424.91 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGIO, MARIE-ELENA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $65,424.77 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHAMMOORE, KATHLEEN M I Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,424.74 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIBERTO, PAULA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,424.56 Date 09/01/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, CAROL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,424.39 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KURT Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $65,424.01 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BRIAN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,423.77 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, LISA L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $65,423.73 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, ILVIN D Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $65,423.65 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, LISA ANN Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $65,423.45 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, ANDREW J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $65,423.34 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SHARON Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $65,423.19 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, CONOR D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $65,423.16 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVY, AMY D Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,423.10 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, KATE P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,422.87 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, PARK, IV Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $65,422.48 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ANDREA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $65,422.33 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of State Amount $65,422.02 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROZAL, JEROME M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,421.74 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRMANN, THOMAS P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,421.66 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Albany Amount $65,421.45 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINS, KEVIN Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $65,421.13 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, JOSEPH T Employer name Albany County Amount $65,420.65 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, THOMAS A Employer name Albany County Amount $65,420.65 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MELVIN R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $65,420.58 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELI, SHERRI L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $65,420.58 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHERRI R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,420.08 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEL, JESSICA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,420.02 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIN, KEVIN W Employer name Clinton County Amount $65,419.52 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELASKAS, KATIE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,418.84 Date 07/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGUT, LEO J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,418.80 Date 05/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, CARLIANNE M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $65,418.79 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, MAUREEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,418.41 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, DAVID Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,418.40 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWK, CHARLES H, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $65,418.35 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, KESHA A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $65,418.23 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, JAYSON B Employer name Scio CSD Amount $65,417.86 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHY, HANNAH, MRS Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $65,417.59 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $65,417.52 Date 01/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, JOSEPH D Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $65,417.20 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKINDA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $65,417.14 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, DALE W Employer name Wayne County Amount $65,417.11 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, LAURIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,415.99 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAK, MARK J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $65,415.96 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,415.63 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKALUK, LANCE F Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $65,415.50 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHCIK, THEODORE E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $65,415.45 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, LINDA R Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $65,415.28 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, KEVIN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,415.17 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCH, DAVID J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,415.14 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRZYPCZYK, ANDREW J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $65,415.08 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, WILLIAM T Employer name Erie County Amount $65,414.44 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEKULY, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,414.05 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFANTE, MARC D Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $65,413.40 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BERNADETTE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $65,413.14 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTEN, TIMOTHY H Employer name Erie County Amount $65,412.75 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINGLER, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,411.98 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JOHN C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $65,411.95 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRAPESE, BRETT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,411.87 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, MARK B Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $65,411.85 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNY, ERIC P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $65,411.12 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKERS, COLLEEN M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $65,410.98 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $65,410.96 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, BRETT Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $65,410.85 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, NICOLE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $65,410.84 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PAUL J Employer name City of Troy Amount $65,410.35 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, STACY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,409.62 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SEBASTIAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,409.51 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEYENS, KRIS T Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $65,409.12 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, BRADLEY E Employer name City of Troy Amount $65,409.01 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VITO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $65,408.33 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVER, NICHOLAS M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $65,408.12 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUSKEY, AMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,407.55 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIEL, GLENN A Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $65,407.38 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERMAN, IAN M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $65,407.14 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, DAVID L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $65,407.09 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURLEY, DOUGLAS E Employer name Rockville Centre Housing Auth Amount $65,406.97 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUES, PATRICK Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,406.84 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, MIRIAM N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,406.40 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, MARTHA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,406.24 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSQUE, MILAGRO Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $65,406.02 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACSUAN, DINO MARTIN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,405.94 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, MANDY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,405.60 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKIEWICZ, STEVE C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $65,405.52 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $65,405.17 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, ELLEN E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $65,405.04 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, DIANE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,404.63 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, MATTHEW D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $65,404.31 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, JUSTIN T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $65,403.96 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, TAMIKA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,403.51 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MARVIN D, JR Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $65,403.41 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALUCCO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $65,402.93 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANSTON, EDWARD S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $65,402.84 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LINDA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $65,402.75 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System