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 IVERY, HANNAH G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,138.79 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, CHARLES C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $65,138.77 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORCE, DAVID M, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,138.13 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $65,137.97 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, SUE A Employer name Essex County Amount $65,137.57 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSSON, ADRIEN B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,137.34 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZA, KARIN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,137.30 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, DINAH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $65,137.16 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FIO, VALERIE A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $65,137.13 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, ANGELA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,136.94 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZE, LORRAINE J Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $65,136.94 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGANCZUK, JEREMY L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,136.39 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINDLER, LAURA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,136.36 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, REMA A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $65,135.95 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSHER, GREGORY P Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $65,135.13 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNARD, MARK R Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $65,135.11 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, PAUL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,134.98 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSBAND, BENJAMIN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,134.97 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODALL, PATRICK T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,134.47 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXSTADER, MARTA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,134.10 Date 08/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROBIN A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $65,133.58 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, SILVESTRE A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $65,133.22 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, PATRICIA G Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $65,133.17 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ALLEN Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $65,133.17 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTALINE, KERRI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,133.13 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, NORMA F Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $65,132.89 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOUP, DANIEL L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $65,132.73 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINGUINA, JESSICA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,132.62 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELTYKA, STANLEY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,132.62 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, NORA L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,132.62 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALONDE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $65,132.55 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, EMMA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,132.24 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLMAN, JOHN T Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $65,132.17 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLHAGEN, BENJAMIN K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,132.11 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIGGEY, JOHN B Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,131.97 Date 08/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIDELL, SHOSHANA R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $65,131.25 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, PATRICK R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $65,131.20 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, EILEEN P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $65,130.90 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, EDWARD H Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $65,130.80 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCA, AMY E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $65,130.50 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGUEGLIA, JOSEPH Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $65,130.11 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-FRANCIS, ANDREA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,129.80 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $65,129.56 Date 12/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGLAVIL, MEENA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,129.40 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, AMANDA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $65,129.39 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILY, KEVIN P Employer name City of Oswego Amount $65,129.22 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEEBAUER, BRANDON E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,129.15 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELCZYNSKI, LEONARD G Employer name Erie County Amount $65,128.99 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRESEN, ERIC A Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $65,128.69 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, ANA I Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $65,128.64 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, RENEE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,128.61 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKNESS, RANDY E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $65,128.58 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, MARGARET J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $65,128.58 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CHERYL T Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $65,128.40 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, JEFFREY S Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $65,128.14 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCO, JAMES J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $65,127.38 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $65,127.01 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINZEL, TRAVIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,126.91 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDICK, DEREK Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,126.56 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EZEL Employer name Erie County Amount $65,126.47 Date 03/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CASSANDRA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,126.26 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, TIMOTHY C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $65,126.22 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MARY ANN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $65,126.20 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITO, JARETT M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $65,125.90 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITROVA, PLAMENA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,125.74 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, RONALD Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,125.74 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, CHRISTINA H Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $65,125.70 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, DEREK D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,125.46 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELION, PETER G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,125.35 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MICHELLE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,125.35 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $65,125.33 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENROE, PATRICK W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,125.23 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNARINO, FRANCO P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $65,124.94 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, DAVID L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,124.75 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGUINO, ROSE M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $65,124.70 Date 01/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSLAND-LAPP, SHARON L Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,124.43 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORR, ANDREA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $65,123.99 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, RICHARD D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,123.91 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSER, DERRICK E Employer name Chenango County Amount $65,123.91 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $65,123.47 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $65,122.36 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABINGTON, WILLIAM J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $65,122.04 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, STEPHEN E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $65,121.54 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEPF, JOSEPH J Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,121.19 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, THERESA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,121.09 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, THOMAS Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $65,121.02 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WILLIE C Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $65,120.78 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, STEVEN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $65,120.70 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPHAL, NADINE D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,120.65 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, MAMTA Employer name Lakeview Public Library Amount $65,120.40 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETHEL, BLAIR T Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $65,120.30 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, THOMAS Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $65,120.22 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYSOCK, PAMELA L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $65,120.20 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELAGE, LISA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $65,119.66 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARO, STEVEN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $65,119.47 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACZKOWSKI, BLAIR E Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,119.05 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAPNER, SUZANNE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,118.93 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDIER, KENNETH O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,118.63 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANI, FRANK V Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $65,118.37 Date 06/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUROWSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,117.96 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System