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 DAY, RYAN K Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $64,819.79 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBANKS, OMAR R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $64,819.71 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, EBONETTE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,819.61 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, RAMON Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $64,819.25 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $64,818.58 Date 07/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CRAIG D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $64,818.52 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOMHEAD, MARY A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $64,817.99 Date 11/07/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTER, KATHERINE A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $64,817.99 Date 10/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIS, GLADYS Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $64,817.99 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, DAVID R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,817.99 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $64,817.77 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, MARLENE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,817.42 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CARRIE J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,817.08 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASER, KRISTOFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $64,817.01 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONA, CATHERINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,816.94 Date 02/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISSE, ABDOU A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $64,816.92 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STANLEY P Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $64,816.58 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, KRISTOPHER N Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $64,816.56 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,816.51 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMER, ALAN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $64,816.15 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JENNIFER K Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,815.75 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DAVID T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,815.40 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASE, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,815.24 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, FREDERICKA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,814.72 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, MARK V Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,814.63 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, MICKEY D Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $64,813.91 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ABRAHAM Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,813.23 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHEA, THOMAS R Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $64,813.13 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPALMA, CAROL J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $64,812.91 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, SHARON E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $64,812.89 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELENEY, DONNA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $64,812.87 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAB, CAMERON J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $64,812.65 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, G DEWEY Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,812.23 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PAULETTE F Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $64,812.16 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, ELISABETH F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $64,812.09 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, MAMATA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,811.46 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYER, SHAUN A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $64,811.27 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAVICCA, DEBORAH Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $64,811.10 Date 01/06/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCH, GREGORY M Employer name Orange County Amount $64,811.06 Date 10/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, ROBERT N Employer name Education Department Amount $64,810.73 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMINK, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,810.60 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCHIA, MASSIMO Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $64,810.24 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, SUSAN J Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $64,809.96 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, SEAN F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,809.90 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAI, I-CHUN Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $64,809.66 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, THOMAS J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $64,809.41 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, NICOLE C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $64,809.30 Date 01/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, REBECCA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,809.18 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, THOMAS A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $64,808.80 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARAT, CORDELL E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,808.46 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MATTHEW T Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $64,808.38 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILUSI, YVONNETTE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $64,808.35 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ALICE M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $64,808.31 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MICHELLE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,807.93 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, KIM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,807.86 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY T, SR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,807.69 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SINDIATA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,807.66 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, ANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $64,807.54 Date 01/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALHOUB, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $64,807.32 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $64,807.21 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLHART, MARK A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $64,807.19 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, VICKI R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,807.09 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, LUCINDA J Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $64,806.98 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EVAN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $64,806.88 Date 01/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAISER, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $64,806.50 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JASON M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $64,806.33 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DANIEL J, JR Employer name City of Norwich Amount $64,805.72 Date 08/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ALMEIDA, JENNIFER S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,805.58 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENACE, MARION E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,805.50 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMME, ANDREA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,804.88 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, SARA N Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $64,804.85 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITZEL, EDWARD P Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,804.83 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOANNE B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $64,804.60 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, RONALD M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $64,804.56 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVAKOVA, MARINA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $64,803.79 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGO, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $64,803.37 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFMAN, MATHEW N Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $64,802.72 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JOSEPH R Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $64,802.62 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, HAROLD C Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $64,802.21 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANTHONY A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $64,801.67 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, KEVIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,801.38 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILM, CHERYL A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $64,801.18 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGTON, REYNELL G Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $64,801.15 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, GERALD F Employer name Erie County Amount $64,801.07 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DWIGHT L Employer name Erie County Amount $64,800.48 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASCONI, JEFFREY A Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $64,799.82 Date 08/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANCA, JEFFERY M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $64,799.77 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,799.60 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY-RAU, ELIZABETH Employer name Putnam County Amount $64,799.58 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, REBECCA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,799.28 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRY, KATELYN D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,799.23 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTFIN, RUSSELL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,799.03 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MARIA T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $64,798.18 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, TODD E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $64,798.18 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, MENZO A Employer name Livingston County Amount $64,797.87 Date 02/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, MICHAEL A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $64,797.84 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCIOTTY, JOSEPH T Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,796.87 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN WONG, JOYCE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,796.68 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRAVEN, JONATHAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,796.55 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLS, JOHN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,796.52 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System