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 CONNER, LAURA S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $64,493.04 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, BRADLEY M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,493.04 Date 01/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, NILDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,492.86 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $64,492.81 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERMONT, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,492.70 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JEFFREY C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $64,492.39 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER-TITTI, LISA B Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $64,492.00 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, CARMEN J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $64,490.75 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNOOSE, PAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,490.74 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARREN, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,490.66 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, DANIEL J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $64,490.39 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,490.21 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCHI, VALARIE R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $64,489.90 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWEIG, FRANCINE P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $64,489.90 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, JUDY G Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $64,489.30 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIA, OLGA E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $64,489.18 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEJELSKI, CHRIS A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $64,489.13 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ELISABETH H Employer name Chemung County Amount $64,489.11 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, KENNETH C Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $64,488.94 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTHEISER, DANIEL R Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $64,488.20 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, ELENA E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $64,488.14 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSWEILER, ABBE Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,487.84 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, NEFERTITI A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,487.65 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMODY, BRIAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,487.63 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMALHO-RODRIGUES, KYLE F Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $64,487.46 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LYDELL Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $64,487.29 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FRANCINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $64,486.85 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRIS, LA TOYA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,485.46 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLZ, KAYLA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $64,485.32 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, SALVADOR Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $64,485.28 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIGGI, JASON K Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $64,483.79 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, JOSEPH J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,483.71 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANIS, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Lockport Amount $64,483.68 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUELLO, MILDRED Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,483.64 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, BONNIEBELL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,483.05 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINAS, ADAM J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $64,482.84 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $64,482.83 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $64,482.49 Date 10/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDEN, MAXWELL C Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $64,482.40 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DANIEL G JASON Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $64,482.15 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCABE, DAVID W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,482.12 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, BRENDA J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $64,481.99 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, CHARLES D, III Employer name City of Troy Amount $64,481.98 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUG, WILLIAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,481.81 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINSCOE, JAMES Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,481.59 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RODRICK Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,480.80 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JASMIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,480.71 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSE, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $64,480.65 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, ANMOL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,480.39 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULEY, NATALIE Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $64,480.24 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, ANN L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $64,480.19 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, LUIS Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,479.80 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, JILLIAN M Employer name Washington County Amount $64,479.75 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSE, CAROLYN Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $64,479.75 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDE, PHILOMENA N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,479.60 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAVEY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,479.56 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSIN, RUDOLPH F Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $64,479.53 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, THOMAS M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $64,479.33 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SEAN T Employer name Delaware County Amount $64,478.92 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, ROBERT W J Employer name Wayne County Amount $64,478.79 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WALTER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,478.78 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONENFANT, JAMES R Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $64,478.34 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOANNE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,478.34 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODULAJA, ADENIKE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,477.99 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, MAUREEN F Employer name Albany County Amount $64,477.85 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, PHILIP F Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $64,477.77 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, VIKKY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $64,477.61 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,477.46 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAROODIS, JAMES E Employer name Village of Weedsport Amount $64,476.89 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDHAM, HEIDI A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,476.61 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,476.17 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, TIFFANY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,476.14 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARI, DEAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,475.39 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERUSHA, KAREN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $64,475.28 Date 08/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBALSKI, DAMON C Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $64,475.17 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LYDIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $64,474.96 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KYLE J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,474.76 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ANTHONY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,474.44 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, ANDREA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,474.36 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, BRIAN W Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $64,474.32 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JUSTIN M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $64,473.21 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, EUGENE T Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $64,472.94 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTAK, LORI A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,472.30 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMARK, HEATHER R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,472.30 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JASMINE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,472.22 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ADRIANE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,471.91 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, GLORIA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,471.89 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RICHARD G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,471.89 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBACHER, CARL J, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $64,471.60 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPONE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,471.56 Date 12/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGGINS, MICHAEL T Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $64,471.31 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULHAUS, PAUL C Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $64,470.99 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DARRYL R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $64,470.47 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARZELATTO, JAMI Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $64,469.94 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURITZ, FAYE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $64,469.94 Date 05/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTOL, DAVID S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $64,469.62 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVAGH, KAREN R Employer name Livingston County Amount $64,469.53 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, ROBERT H Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $64,469.49 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, MARCIA A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $64,469.47 Date 07/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJELLO, DOLORES E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,469.46 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System