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 COUTU, LISA M Employer name Warren County Amount $64,539.14 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCIANO, FRANCIS M, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,539.10 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $64,538.93 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGRABIK, AMANDA R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $64,538.72 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIDASAN PILLAI, SNEHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,538.12 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, CORY R Employer name Livingston County Amount $64,537.67 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, JOHN L Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $64,537.44 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTI, EMILY A Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $64,537.36 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENEYCK, NANCY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,537.09 Date 01/22/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, DENEEN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,536.86 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, RUDDY A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $64,536.51 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUYEDE, STEPHEN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,536.35 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DA JUAN Employer name Erie County Amount $64,536.31 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ROBIN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $64,535.80 Date 05/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, SUZANNE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,535.44 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, PETER J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $64,535.32 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JANET E Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,535.23 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,534.99 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, DYLAN J W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $64,534.69 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOYA, WILLIAM Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,534.52 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, GEORGE E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $64,534.39 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, JOANNE Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $64,533.65 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, CORNELL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,533.23 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENG, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $64,533.03 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PRINCE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $64,532.98 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ATIKA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,532.61 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITERI, HELENA Employer name NYC Educational Const Fund Amount $64,531.87 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, BRIAN T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,531.53 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SHEILA I Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $64,531.45 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALROND, KENMORE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,531.35 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JESSE D, III Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $64,530.95 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, JEANNE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $64,530.91 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LINDA R Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $64,530.78 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSALA, DAVID G Employer name City of Watertown Amount $64,530.54 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTE, LEONARD J Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,530.40 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCOPO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $64,529.87 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, MARY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,529.27 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVEN, ANDREW A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $64,528.62 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMES, COURTNEY S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,528.61 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODKINSON, JAMES D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $64,528.53 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, WANDA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $64,527.59 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOHANNA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,527.45 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, BEVERLY L Employer name Orange County Amount $64,527.44 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, REBECCA Employer name Orange County Amount $64,527.11 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $64,527.11 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, JAMES F, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $64,526.83 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, RYAN W Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $64,526.67 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, DOREEN D Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $64,526.55 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDLACH, LAURA Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,526.49 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, CHERYL ANN Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $64,526.33 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, VINCENT J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $64,525.87 Date 09/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MARK J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $64,525.85 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, SARAH M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,525.59 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LYNNE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,525.24 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFFRAAT, LORI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,524.91 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, DANIEL J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,524.88 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, RAYMOND J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $64,524.83 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JUAN C Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $64,524.65 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, HEATHER A Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $64,524.23 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, CHARON L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,524.15 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, YI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,524.00 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, DEXTER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,523.94 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHARLES G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,522.86 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, JULIETTE A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $64,522.67 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, DAWN M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $64,522.50 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, MARK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,522.30 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, JOYCE B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, DENISE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODOM, ERROL R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RHONDA ADIN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, JOANN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, MARCELINA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BELINDA L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,522.27 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, LUISA A Employer name Orange County Amount $64,522.02 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGHAM, KATE D Employer name Orange County Amount $64,521.84 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, DANIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,520.76 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATZ, MAUREEN T Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,520.59 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUZZELLI, JAMES Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $64,520.55 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANTHONY Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $64,520.46 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, AUDREY A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $64,519.63 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZEWSKI, EUGENE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,519.54 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MICHAEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $64,519.49 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, KENNETH M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,518.89 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, NATEISHA J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $64,518.78 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, SARAH C Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $64,518.76 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMANN, LINDA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,518.42 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABERNICK, LEISA Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,518.22 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, BRETT L Employer name City of Batavia Amount $64,518.18 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MARGARET Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $64,518.17 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HELEN F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $64,517.94 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $64,517.51 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, MYA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,517.42 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, PATRICIA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $64,517.40 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, SANDRA B Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $64,517.40 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $64,517.18 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETTE, RICHARD J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,516.91 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, PAUL W Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $64,516.85 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, BRENDON F Employer name Albany County Amount $64,516.47 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, CURTIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,515.69 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY, JAMAL L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $64,515.67 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System