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 LEO, ROBERT S, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $64,162.27 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, MARY JEAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,162.05 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCHILLA, FRANK C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,161.85 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, LINDSAY M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $64,161.71 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OZZELLO, NORMA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,161.56 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, GREGORY A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $64,161.26 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, DOROTHY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,161.20 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAD, BRYAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, ROSANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LINDA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TONYA Y Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTERFELD, JULIA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAVIGLIA, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTO, DIANE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THERESA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,160.80 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, WENDY L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $64,160.60 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRILHO, ANNETTE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,160.50 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CHRIS G Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $64,160.41 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULLS, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $64,160.36 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUQUARD, ANDREW J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,160.35 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENOCAL, MARTA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,159.50 Date 02/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, PATRICIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,159.09 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, RICHARD M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $64,159.03 Date 04/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUE, DOUGLAS E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $64,158.81 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSGOOD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,158.78 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DAVID A Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $64,158.55 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TOWANNA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,158.14 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JARROD T Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $64,158.03 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELATION, DENNIS J Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $64,157.60 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, LOUISA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,157.28 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DONNA Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $64,156.49 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MATTHEW L Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,156.45 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVORS, PATRICIA J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $64,155.48 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $64,154.79 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $64,154.59 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLEY, CHRIS J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $64,154.35 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $64,153.81 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Troy Amount $64,153.73 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLETT, FRANCIS A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,153.21 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, ERIN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,153.03 Date 02/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ZACHARIAH R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,152.94 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLSON-SIKORA, JEANNINE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,152.87 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAULIS, MARK S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,152.80 Date 02/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $64,152.57 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALI, KEVIN D Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,152.39 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI METRO, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $64,152.17 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBIEL, ROMAN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $64,151.95 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAIRES, MARNI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,151.63 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, ROSEMARIE C Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $64,150.87 Date 08/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGGOLD, RAYMOND D Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $64,150.53 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $64,150.20 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANNBAUER, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $64,149.48 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, KENNETH C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,149.37 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LUZ ENID Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,149.11 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANNICK LYNN Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $64,149.07 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, JENNIFER Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,149.00 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, AMY C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,148.80 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADNEY, ROSE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,148.65 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JULIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,148.45 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBEAULT, MICHELE M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,147.83 Date 01/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENROSE, HEATHER Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $64,147.67 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPIARZ, DAWN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,147.42 Date 09/10/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $64,147.08 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIEZER, ROBENSON Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,146.90 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-ALI, AISHAH M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,146.25 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGUNDA, MIKE A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,146.19 Date 01/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDEN, KEITH E Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $64,145.94 Date 09/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, LEO M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $64,145.86 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RAYMOND L, JR Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $64,145.45 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCUM, DAVID A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $64,145.28 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSCHWEIG, DEBRA J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,145.16 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMACZNIAK, JOSEPH L Employer name Erie County Amount $64,145.11 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, LOIS P Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,144.50 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, SEAN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,144.33 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREAL, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,143.87 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JESSE J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $64,143.82 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICSEN, WILLIAM A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,143.75 Date 03/18/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANOOYEN, ERIC J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $64,143.66 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, DOUGLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $64,143.35 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, RONALD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,142.66 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SCOTT W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,142.56 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LAMEEK W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $64,142.39 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONATY, BETSY J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $64,142.25 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMESH, SUJATHA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $64,141.71 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, JOSEPH J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $64,141.18 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, JULIA MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,141.00 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TRACY Employer name Walton CSD Amount $64,140.78 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SANDRA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,140.49 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, MARC C Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $64,140.30 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON-MYREE, VANESSA J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $64,139.85 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRO, MARK-BENSON Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $64,139.54 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, MARK Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $64,139.34 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HAYDEE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $64,139.03 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, SIOBHAN R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $64,138.97 Date 01/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOOTA, MINDY BETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,138.82 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, STEPHANIE J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,138.68 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUILLETTE, JANET R Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,138.49 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, JAMES F, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,138.30 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System