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 LYNCH, DENNIS E A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $64,104.71 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGENHAGEN, DANIEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,104.65 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, CAROLYN C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,104.17 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAL, EILEEN F Employer name Erie County Amount $64,104.16 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, JAMES T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,103.95 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JANET R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $64,103.70 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBULSKI, MATTHEW Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,103.54 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DAVID B Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,103.18 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOSHUA L Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $64,103.03 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEK, EDWARD J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,102.54 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LOIS A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $64,102.53 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUM, ROBERT H Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $64,102.46 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,102.19 Date 07/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, JOHN C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,102.15 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNER, BRANDON M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $64,101.96 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDZA, JULIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,101.67 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, KISHA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,101.49 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARPENTIER, HEATHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $64,101.15 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, BRUCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,101.03 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JOSEPH A Employer name Orange County Amount $64,100.92 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, TAMARA L Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $64,100.55 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, MICHAEL A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,100.39 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $64,100.32 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAEVA, AMY B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,100.26 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, SHERYL L Employer name Albany County Amount $64,099.90 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, JOHN M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,099.90 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ZDZISLAWA Employer name Albany County Amount $64,099.89 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHLINGER, WALTER Employer name Albany County Amount $64,099.88 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD F, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $64,099.82 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, JASON L Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,099.78 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAADI, DOUGLAS S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,098.98 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASCOAT, BRITTANY J Employer name Orange County Amount $64,098.87 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILD, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $64,098.52 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLO, PETER G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,098.16 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOTIMSKAYA, ALEKSANDRA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $64,097.89 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, THERESA M Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $64,097.80 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,097.74 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $64,097.51 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSKI-ADAMS, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $64,097.31 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, ANTHONY K Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $64,097.26 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA, RICHARD J Employer name Education Department Amount $64,096.90 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, MICHAEL F Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $64,096.84 Date 11/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESOLONE, THERESA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $64,096.77 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRY, SUSAN G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $64,096.77 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARJORIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $64,096.77 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, NOEL P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JOHN F, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, BARBARA B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, ROBERT Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 06/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, SUSAN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJAMIAN-DEMITA, DENA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSANDRINO, ROBERT P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNSIE, MAKEDA R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, KRISTIN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GINA P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSON, DANIELLE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LISA K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 03/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANNA F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, SOL M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIVACK, GLENN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFERSBERGER, ANGELA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,096.77 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIENZA, ROGER M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $64,096.77 Date 02/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DANA A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $64,096.77 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BARBARA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,096.54 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMY M Employer name Education Department Amount $64,096.51 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHETT, CRAIG J Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $64,096.51 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SHARON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,096.42 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLACK, SHARON L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $64,096.40 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCK, SCOTT J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,096.12 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, NICOLE J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $64,096.05 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATCHETT, DOUGLAS S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $64,096.00 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, MICHELE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $64,095.92 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, JONATHAN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $64,095.86 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIANO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $64,095.80 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, KIMBERLY M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,095.68 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JAMES R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $64,095.64 Date 04/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENOSIS, ALAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,095.48 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MIRIAM E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,094.97 Date 08/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,094.86 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLITO Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $64,094.77 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXIMCIUC, VLADIMIR Employer name Erie County Amount $64,094.23 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MICHAEL E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $64,094.15 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKHORN, AMY G Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,093.46 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $64,093.34 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKENSDORFER, JOHN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,093.24 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELTMAN, SHARON L Employer name Education Department Amount $64,092.83 Date 08/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, MICHAEL Employer name Albany County Amount $64,092.50 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDER, KELLY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,092.18 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIVILLARO, TRACY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,091.83 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAEZ, HENRY A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $64,091.78 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNESE, STEVEN J Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $64,091.63 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACY, JOAN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $64,091.36 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JOSE A Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $64,091.14 Date 08/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, COLLEEN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,090.96 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLEN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,090.93 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, THOMAS R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $64,090.72 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOHN A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $64,090.51 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, THERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,090.31 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, JOHN J Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $64,089.46 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAGNA, ALESSIO J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $64,089.34 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System