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 HENDRICK, COREY J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $65,099.33 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, DANIEL E, JR Employer name City of Olean Amount $65,099.23 Date 05/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEYOSKEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $65,098.90 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, JUDITH A Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $65,098.84 Date 05/23/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRI, TYLER J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $65,098.83 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DENNIS E Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $65,098.58 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZBEK, MICHAEL B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $65,097.80 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, PATRICK S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,097.57 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, JOHN C Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $65,097.48 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MARVIN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,097.07 Date 07/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMER, ROBERT T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,097.07 Date 05/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, ROBERT T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $65,096.86 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KATHRYN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,096.80 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,096.80 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,096.80 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUTERMARKS, JANE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $65,096.67 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, ROBERT G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $65,096.18 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROGMAN, JEFFREY Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $65,096.04 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROMET, JUN YU, MRS Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,095.76 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUAN, JIIN-JIIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,095.76 Date 07/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, TIMOTHY D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $65,095.38 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, FREDY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $65,095.35 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINGILUS, BERTHA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $65,095.16 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBSKI, JOSEPH S Employer name Erie County Amount $65,094.95 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, DONALD B Employer name Chemung County Amount $65,094.66 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CYNTHIA T Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $65,094.44 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI POALA, AUDREY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,094.04 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTON, JASON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,094.03 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JULIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,093.76 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, MATTHEW E Employer name Albany County Amount $65,093.70 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, KRISTY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,093.58 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, MICHAEL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,093.52 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOTTI, JANE W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $65,093.00 Date 09/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, IVETTE Z Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $65,092.84 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADEMAN, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $65,092.41 Date 06/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, ABIGAIL J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,092.29 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYS, RICHARD W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $65,092.07 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, ROBERT S Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,091.89 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERG, ROBERT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,091.80 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAN Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $65,091.25 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBRY, MARIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $65,091.21 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUKIDES, DEREC I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,090.40 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEN, JOSEPH JOHN, III Employer name Albany County Amount $65,090.02 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CINDY E Employer name Fulton County Amount $65,089.94 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGMAN, THOMAS P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,089.93 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, DANIEL W Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $65,089.35 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, TIMOTHY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $65,089.33 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, RONALD L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $65,089.30 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULAK, RONALD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,088.81 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARNWAY, TRAVIS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,088.78 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LEROY B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,088.74 Date 01/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $65,088.49 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JILL C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $65,088.33 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $65,088.21 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, CAMILLE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,088.15 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTSEN, PETER S Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $65,088.02 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KELLY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,088.01 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, GALO H Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $65,088.00 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEPANSKI, BARBARA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $65,087.81 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, ALANNA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $65,087.63 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, MELISSA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $65,087.62 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORVATH, JOHN S Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $65,087.62 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSANELLO, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $65,087.58 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, DANIEL P Employer name City of Fulton Amount $65,087.47 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, BARBARA J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $65,087.22 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEMER, TAMI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,087.06 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, MARY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $65,087.06 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYERE, TRACEY L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $65,086.46 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNDY, LANCE W Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $65,086.44 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUITT, ANDREW R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $65,086.37 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, ADAM S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $65,086.17 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, FELICIA H Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $65,085.60 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CASSANDRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,085.25 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKOWITZ, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $65,085.21 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZER, KEVIN J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $65,085.05 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $65,084.85 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSOP, ROBERT A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $65,084.54 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKASEVIC, BEATA J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $65,084.50 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JESSICA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $65,084.48 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, JEFFREY M, JR Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $65,083.59 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLCK, JAMIE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $65,083.35 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLENS, JEFFREY H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,083.25 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, EDWARD J Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $65,083.22 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVENCAMP, RYAN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,083.17 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JESSE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,083.13 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, RYAN H Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $65,083.00 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOHN P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,082.93 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINTERA, MARK W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $65,082.90 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, BEVERLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,082.88 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JOHN C Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $65,082.85 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN-GIBBINS, MILDRED A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $65,082.67 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, CONNIE J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $65,082.60 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $65,082.44 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $65,081.23 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERMEYER, ROBERT W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $65,081.14 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, JIANGHAO Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $65,081.14 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHAUN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,081.00 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANARD, MARK W Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $65,080.78 Date 03/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, PETER Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,080.58 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZMAN, SARAH A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $65,080.44 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System