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 WILLIAMS, EARL B, SR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $63,958.20 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZARDO, ANTHONY S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $63,958.06 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISI, DESIDERIO AL Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,958.05 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMANN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,957.94 Date 07/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEDSTAD, ERIK A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $63,957.75 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEXANDRIA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $63,956.66 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KAREN B Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,956.61 Date 06/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSER, MICHAEL, III Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,956.59 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVIDSON, WILLIAM C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,956.39 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBERGAMO, JOSEPH Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,956.20 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, SUZANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $63,956.12 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMORSKI, WALTER A, III Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $63,956.03 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOM, WILLIAM C Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,955.77 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, JESSICA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,955.28 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $63,955.01 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLETT, ADAM B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $63,954.98 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-DANIELS, TERESA R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,954.61 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMBLE, ROBERT N Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $63,954.61 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIO, MICHAEL A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $63,954.29 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREICHMAN, JULI Employer name Education Department Amount $63,954.28 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLCH, JOSE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,953.99 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ-NAUGHTON, MARIA K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $63,953.01 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $63,952.40 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDA, GAIL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $63,952.27 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATICONE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $63,952.01 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, ROBERT M Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $63,951.94 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BETSY J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,951.92 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, RICHARD L Employer name Albany County Amount $63,951.73 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSKE, RONALD J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,951.51 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $63,951.29 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIAZZO, ROBIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,950.92 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIL, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $63,950.79 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,950.79 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESKES, JEFFREY P Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $63,950.59 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, MARK R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $63,950.20 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERTER, MARY A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $63,950.11 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, ROCHEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,950.07 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, HEATHER J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $63,949.62 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DAVID W Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $63,949.61 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCITTO, GRACE C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $63,949.36 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $63,949.36 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, WILLIAM P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $63,948.81 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DEBORAH Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,948.75 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARO, CHRISTINA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,948.72 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $63,948.53 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFERANTE, JOSEPH E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,948.44 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, BONNIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,947.93 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIODO, LYNNE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,947.86 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JOHN W Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $63,947.60 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, JANNA C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $63,947.22 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, REBECCA E Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $63,946.89 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRON, KEVIN J Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $63,946.54 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINI, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $63,946.39 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCISM, SEAN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $63,945.92 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SILVIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,945.90 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ELISHA D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,945.54 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRY, STEPHEN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $63,945.00 Date 08/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MAYLIN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,944.99 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, JOANNE L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $63,944.82 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, SHAWN Employer name Education Department Amount $63,944.58 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLENBACK, KIM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,944.47 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZARDI, MILDRED Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $63,944.43 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, KAREN Employer name Oyster Bay Water District Amount $63,944.36 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, JUDITH P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,944.31 Date 03/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, LETICIA A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $63,944.24 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERIZZIO, SONIA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,944.23 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULIA, DAVID K Employer name Montgomery County Amount $63,944.02 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERIC D Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $63,943.73 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZAK, LAWRENCE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,943.37 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBIN, PAULA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,943.36 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RALIK S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $63,943.35 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, LUCY L Employer name Rockland County Amount $63,943.24 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, JOHN S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $63,943.12 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAND, SURSATI Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $63,942.84 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLITSTEIN, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,942.71 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, RICHARD B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,942.57 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HRACHIAN, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,941.76 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, EILEEN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,941.67 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, REMANI Employer name Albany County Amount $63,941.66 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULBREATH, ALAN R Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $63,941.10 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $63,940.91 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, VALERIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $63,940.60 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, BRADLEY E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $63,940.48 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALL, EDWARD E Employer name Town of Somers Amount $63,940.46 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN-FALODUN, YANDE S P Employer name Education Department Amount $63,939.50 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, MARY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,939.46 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS BRADSHAW, MARCIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,939.38 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT, DANIEL R, JR Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $63,939.22 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, AARON E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $63,938.78 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGUILLEN, MANUEL Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $63,937.99 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, FREDERICK M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,937.57 Date 05/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, JEFFREY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,936.69 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DANIEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,936.64 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSTEIN, ALLISON Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $63,936.08 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHERI L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $63,935.68 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAWN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,935.57 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASBARIAN, SUSAN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,935.06 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GEODIE R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $63,934.96 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, FRANK Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $63,934.33 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LA SHAUNDA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,933.70 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System