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 JACOBS, ALONZO G Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $64,365.89 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, ALAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,365.73 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ROBERT Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $64,365.71 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACHOWDIK, SIMON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,365.32 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCE, EVELYN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,365.28 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIDDY, MARIE A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $64,365.16 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERING, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $64,365.12 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEPHEN C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,365.11 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER-KERR, MARIA L F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,365.07 Date 11/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODZINKA, JOHN R, IV Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $64,364.91 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLISEY, KEVIN V Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $64,364.58 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARAMILLO, JUAN A Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $64,363.61 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, PATRICK J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $64,363.38 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, AHMAD Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,363.19 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSKI, TINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,363.18 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSUMANO, GERALDINE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $64,363.00 Date 05/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,362.76 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RACHEL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,362.51 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, BRETT A Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,362.38 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, MARK Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,362.36 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMPHA, LANG Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,361.02 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, JUDITH T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,360.93 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAIO, DEBORAH L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,360.92 Date 05/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONY, BILLIJIN G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,360.80 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTER, JAMES D Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $64,360.80 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATJAN, FRANK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,360.76 Date 12/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLINGER, DONNA M Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $64,360.44 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, REGINA M Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $64,360.44 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELLINGS, PAUL E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $64,360.24 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JESUS R Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,360.21 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, KRISTEN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,360.06 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORELL, STEFAN B Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $64,359.97 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, MARYANN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,359.88 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOPP, WANDA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,359.88 Date 08/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMOCKER, KATHERINE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $64,359.81 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMMERER, SEAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,359.52 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KEN A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $64,359.52 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERICH, JUDY E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $64,359.40 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERISHA, DJOK Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,359.19 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHAEL Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $64,358.83 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, PETER A Employer name City of Rye Amount $64,358.80 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, ZEBULUN O Employer name Columbia County Amount $64,358.73 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADORNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,358.72 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBELL, VIVIEN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $64,358.46 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOME, BRIAN K Employer name Jefferson County Amount $64,358.40 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, VIRGINIA J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $64,358.36 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MICHAEL A Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $64,358.14 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $64,358.09 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYINGI MUYANG, DELPHINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,358.06 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,357.76 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL-ELLIS, SHAWN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $64,357.48 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, AMANDA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $64,357.33 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, THOMAS P R, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,357.13 Date 07/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $64,356.99 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BARBARA A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $64,356.92 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, BENJAMIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,356.77 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELARDI, WILLIAM K Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $64,356.03 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEN HAESE, JASON P, SR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,354.79 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESORMEAUX, NEIL L Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,354.61 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, CAROL M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $64,354.56 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,354.51 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISKA, ANEISHA S Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $64,354.49 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,354.39 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, BRIAN C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,354.16 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOCCHIO, RICKI H Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,353.86 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, SUSAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,353.70 Date 11/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, JANICE Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $64,353.68 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, GENELLE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,353.48 Date 12/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, LAURIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,353.16 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBI, MARY A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,352.93 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, HEIDI J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $64,352.84 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,352.81 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURST-HOTALING, TINA L Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $64,352.11 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZETTI, GARY F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,352.00 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKOWSKI, DAVID P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $64,351.93 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $64,351.93 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, RICHARD M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $64,351.88 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVIERE, NARISSA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,351.78 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, EILEEN A Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $64,351.75 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBAIRN, JENNIFER J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,351.48 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KEVIN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,351.39 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONI, PAMELA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,351.12 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, CAROLYN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,350.57 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAW, BRITTANY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $64,350.27 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DONNA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,350.26 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROCHELLE Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $64,350.22 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JENNIE H Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,350.06 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JOHN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,349.77 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, ROBERT M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $64,349.71 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, RUSSELL W Employer name City of Troy Amount $64,349.67 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,349.63 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,349.50 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, ELISABETH S Employer name Broome County Amount $64,349.22 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JOSEPH M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $64,349.07 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS E Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,348.94 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELAND, CAMILLE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $64,348.13 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $64,347.79 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DONALD R Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $64,347.73 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUETHER, EDWARD H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,347.50 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MICHELE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,347.00 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System