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 DELLIGATTI, MARY B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,469.46 Date 10/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEZIA, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,469.46 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKPOLE, LYNN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,469.46 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORYSOFF, MICHAEL P, III Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,469.37 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,469.35 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, KEVIN B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,469.35 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSHYN, RICHARD T Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $64,469.14 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, JAMESA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,468.97 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, WALTER E Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,468.76 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKANE, DINA S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,468.29 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, SHAVAUN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $64,468.25 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, JILL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,468.22 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, LIZY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $64,467.85 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDREDGE, FRANK H Employer name Seneca County Amount $64,467.65 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, LENORE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,467.51 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBLEY, DANIEL A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $64,467.38 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATHEWS M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $64,467.05 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELAINE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $64,466.87 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARK E Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $64,466.64 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNS, PETER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,466.45 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $64,466.13 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, BRENDA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,465.85 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LINDA A Employer name Putnam County Amount $64,465.54 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, KEVIN L Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $64,465.44 Date 08/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, ROSE ANN Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $64,465.27 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, FELICIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,464.82 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMIN, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $64,464.33 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, THOMAS W Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,464.16 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHNIK, GREGG R Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $64,464.11 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, DEANNA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,463.95 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JAMES F, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $64,463.89 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, DAVID P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $64,463.87 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, THOMAS J, SR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,463.86 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPON, WILDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,463.72 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERI, VINCENT P Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,463.71 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLESS, BOE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $64,463.69 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, ANGELA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,463.41 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,463.31 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDA S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $64,462.74 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGL, THERESA Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $64,462.51 Date 11/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMLER, AMY E Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,462.38 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, CLIFFORD M Employer name Putnam County Amount $64,462.21 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTALUCIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,462.00 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,461.98 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGARRIGO, JAMIE D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,461.92 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINETTE, JASON T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $64,461.64 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CYNZI L Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,461.48 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODZIEMIEC-PASTWIK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,461.43 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERBA, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $64,461.11 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELGADO, JOAQUIN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $64,460.90 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNOCK, JUSTIN W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,460.88 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNTON, KRISTY D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,460.40 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $64,459.70 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLUKOWICZ, RICHARD Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $64,459.23 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LARRY T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $64,458.88 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, MARY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,458.72 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORESTAL, EDMISE Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,458.57 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, CHAD J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $64,458.29 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, BARBARA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $64,458.19 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEREN, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,457.90 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, SETH T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,457.89 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOSKI, KAITLYN M Employer name Seneca County Amount $64,457.82 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, MARCO V Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,457.75 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, WILLIAM B Employer name Village of Brownville Amount $64,457.12 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDMAN, LINDA L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $64,456.81 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $64,456.66 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEIT, JEFFREY I Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,456.04 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, DAVID M Employer name Broome County Amount $64,455.73 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, KAREN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,455.65 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, NICOLE K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,455.50 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKE, JEDD J Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $64,455.50 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGOLA, ANGELINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,455.29 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATER, PATRICK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,455.25 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, OLIVIA H Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,455.23 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Amount $64,455.13 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, REGINA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,454.83 Date 06/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, DAWN Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $64,454.16 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, EVELYN C Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $64,453.30 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, CHARLES W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,452.43 Date 02/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BARBARA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,452.14 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMET, SHERRY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,451.85 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDOS, MORGAN E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,451.68 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,451.48 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ZACHARY J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $64,451.47 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITTY, ANY S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,450.98 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARONI, STEVEN A Employer name Albany County Amount $64,450.93 Date 02/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, BONNIE A Employer name Albany County Amount $64,450.93 Date 08/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIS, RYAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,450.78 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, LISA N Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.95 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISCH, ERIC Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.94 Date 03/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, KIM MARIE Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.93 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKITTRICK, JOSEPH F Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.92 Date 02/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMONT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.92 Date 11/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, TIMOTHY J, SR Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.91 Date 06/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGARDT, JULIANNE Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.91 Date 11/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, ROBERTA L Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.90 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LORRAINE Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.90 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, VIRGINIA M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.88 Date 06/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFFENETTI, LISA A Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.88 Date 03/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, DOUGLAS A Employer name Albany County Amount $64,449.85 Date 12/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System