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 MC COY, THOMAS F Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $64,449.85 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,449.59 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCINO, GERARD T Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $64,448.99 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, JOSEPH T Employer name Upper Hudson Library System Amount $64,448.92 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, PATRICIA A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $64,448.75 Date 02/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, JAIME L Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,448.34 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDT, KELBY J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $64,448.33 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, GREGORY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,448.23 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, STEPHAN Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $64,447.74 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, CATHERINE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,447.70 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, AMY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,447.28 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JAMES D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,447.24 Date 07/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTS, DALE E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $64,447.22 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MARNIE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,446.79 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, KELLY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,446.66 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIS, HEIDI H Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,446.63 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, APOLINAR Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,446.61 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCKLEY, ANDREW Q Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $64,446.60 Date 11/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, PATRICK J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,446.56 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, LEROY W Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,446.55 Date 01/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,446.49 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINWARE, ROSLYN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $64,446.47 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEVNIK, DANIEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $64,446.45 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANETTI, WANDA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $64,446.37 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLON, KRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $64,445.57 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Elma Amount $64,445.25 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, MICHAEL C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,445.17 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGURA, PETE A Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $64,445.12 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIKEYEV, VYACHESLAV Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $64,444.87 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNEAU, CINDY A Employer name Erie County Amount $64,444.70 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, ROSE D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,444.54 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, CAROL A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $64,444.51 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, KEVIN P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $64,444.45 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS-HYATT, HILOREEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,444.40 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PHILIP T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,444.25 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JERI P Employer name Education Department Amount $64,444.22 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $64,443.92 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, EMMA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,443.79 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,443.61 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, CLARENCE A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,442.60 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISCHO, ROBERT J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $64,442.56 Date 12/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMEWOOD, MICHAEL G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $64,442.32 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHER, VALERIE J Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $64,442.28 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNES, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,442.04 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DOREEN V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,441.90 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGINIA, PATRICK R Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $64,441.34 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,441.17 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LAURENCE B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,440.88 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, WILLIAM W Employer name City of Cortland Amount $64,440.77 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, DANIELLE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $64,440.74 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, JOANNE D Employer name Madison County Amount $64,440.48 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, JANE R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $64,440.46 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOSO, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $64,440.27 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXANTUS, ROSELORE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,440.17 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, PHILLIP J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,439.79 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SONIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,439.69 Date 08/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAWAY, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,439.64 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, ANDREW P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $64,439.20 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LORI J Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $64,438.24 Date 03/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, GEARRY L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $64,438.19 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, COLEEN T Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $64,436.67 Date 11/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, EILEEN S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $64,436.55 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEARY, JAMES O Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $64,436.54 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, BABYMOL J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,436.45 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBEOR, CRAIG A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $64,435.98 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CHARLENE A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $64,435.65 Date 06/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, YOLONDA G Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $64,435.48 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOSA, KEITH M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $64,435.41 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, RANDAL D, JR Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $64,435.08 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,434.75 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERARDI, TINA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,434.32 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, CAPRICIA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,434.06 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTOLA, SHIRLEY A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $64,433.96 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, LAURIE E Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $64,433.37 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, CARL M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,433.03 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAR, MARIYA A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,432.96 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, ANDRE J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,432.96 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CARL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,432.93 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBELLS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $64,432.66 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLEY, DAVID B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,432.26 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAR, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Lima Amount $64,432.06 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, SHANNON M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $64,432.01 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOISINGTON, SUZANNE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,431.58 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULICELLI, LOREN A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $64,431.50 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THETTU, DEEPAK R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,431.50 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, JOSHUA L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,431.17 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYEKU, MARKSON Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $64,430.73 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNA, MARCY L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,430.65 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DONNA D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,430.65 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGWULUMBA, KENNETH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,430.65 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MELISSA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,430.65 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SUSAN B Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $64,430.40 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNAN, STEPHANIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,430.00 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ILIANA E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $64,429.98 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, CHALMERS T, JR Employer name Steuben County Amount $64,429.62 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANNE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $64,429.26 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ELSIE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,429.00 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LEO A, III Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $64,428.86 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, TAMARA S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $64,428.37 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, BERNADETTE R Employer name Legislative Health Service Amount $64,428.37 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System