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 HERBST, JOHN H Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,900.80 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKINS, WILLIE B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,900.59 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, KERRY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $64,900.10 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEN, STEVEN P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $64,900.08 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRITT, TRICIA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $64,900.06 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINIC, CAROL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,900.02 Date 02/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THOMAS P Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $64,899.98 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIO, MICHAEL F Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,899.63 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMM, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $64,899.43 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOGT, PHILIP A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $64,899.42 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, KENNETH A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,899.05 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD-WILLIAMS, IRVING R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,899.05 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEARING, JERMAINE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,898.97 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COEN, GREGORY F Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $64,898.92 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, MONIQUE S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,898.73 Date 02/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, RAYMOND C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $64,898.70 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, SHEILA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $64,898.69 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, DIANA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $64,898.68 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ISAAC, KATHLEEN A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $64,898.62 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, RYAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,898.43 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTROS, PETER J Employer name City of Beacon Amount $64,897.87 Date 02/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ANTHONY C Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $64,897.60 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, KIMBERLY M Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $64,897.38 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPIPERO, DARLENE L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,896.99 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, HEATHER D Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $64,896.81 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABALA, RAUL A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $64,896.50 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNA, VINCENT Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $64,895.85 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUKE, GRETCHEN F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,895.33 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDLAR, CHARLES J Employer name Oswego County Amount $64,895.32 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, EILISH B Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,895.25 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, TAMMY F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $64,894.98 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, SHAWN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $64,894.91 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, BETSY J Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $64,894.79 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, MELANIE R Employer name Chemung County Amount $64,894.72 Date 04/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, MICHAEL R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,894.17 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, CRAIG M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,893.18 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELY, ANDREW D Employer name Port Washington Water District Amount $64,891.92 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, KATHERINE MARY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $64,891.89 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, RONALD C Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $64,891.70 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, PAUL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,891.06 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIOTTI, ANGELO, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $64,890.87 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALEY, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $64,890.85 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYMKOWSKI, ANNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,890.05 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMEKIE, KIRK Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $64,889.73 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, GINA E Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $64,888.90 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, LEON F Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,888.86 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ROBERTO Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,888.37 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, ROBERT B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,887.98 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,887.82 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, JASON T Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $64,887.70 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SUSAN E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $64,887.50 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFREDI, KENNETH S Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $64,887.45 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, STEVEN R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,887.37 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIBBIN, JEANNE M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $64,887.29 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEOLA, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,887.26 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MARK P Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,887.16 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFFE, CHRISTINA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $64,886.91 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMUTO, DEIRDRE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,886.91 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,886.72 Date 02/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, KEVIN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,886.64 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ANDREA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,886.62 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $64,885.80 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $64,885.49 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORATO, VALERIE J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $64,885.32 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, RITA I Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $64,885.21 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPP, JOANN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,884.10 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHOFF, MELANIE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $64,883.87 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHADEL, NICOLE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $64,883.57 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LOIS R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $64,883.56 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DETTE, EMILY E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $64,883.36 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, JOHN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,883.25 Date 08/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JASMINE T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $64,883.18 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LASHARON Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $64,882.82 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABEK, DEBRA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,881.47 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, VINCENT P Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $64,881.45 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSLE, MEREDITH E Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $64,881.41 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,881.40 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, EILEEN C Employer name Washington County Amount $64,881.40 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSY, GUERDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,880.75 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLLENBERGER, SEAN D Employer name Tioga County Amount $64,880.62 Date 06/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKINDE, SAMUEL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,880.54 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, DENISE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,880.34 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, AARON C Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $64,879.88 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JAMES E Employer name City of Troy Amount $64,879.65 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LAURA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $64,879.43 Date 07/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,879.37 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANZ, JUSTIN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,879.09 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, JAMES A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $64,878.82 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, BEVERLY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,878.79 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT S Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,877.60 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SCOTT T Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $64,877.28 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, BERNARD Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,876.91 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, BRANDON M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $64,876.84 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSKEY, KEITH M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $64,876.56 Date 09/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCIAK, ELIZABETH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,876.37 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, EMMA A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $64,876.14 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, JOHN J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $64,876.03 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALINO, STACEY L Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $64,875.34 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, PHILIP N Employer name City of White Plains Amount $64,875.07 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWARD, KELLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,875.00 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System