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 ROSENSTRACH, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $63,933.68 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORK, JASON W Employer name Allegany County Amount $63,933.63 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANTHONY Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $63,933.45 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSON, KATHY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,933.10 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, TIANNA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,933.07 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, JENNIFER L Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $63,933.07 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULL, RICHARD F Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $63,932.84 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, ALAN Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $63,931.98 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, ANGELA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,931.51 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RHONDA M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $63,931.38 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLETT, CHRIS ERIC Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $63,931.37 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, BARBARA A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $63,931.11 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTS, JIMMIE L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $63,930.59 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, JANICE E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $63,930.35 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDZYNSKI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,930.28 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $63,930.00 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, AMY S Employer name Yates County Amount $63,929.48 Date 03/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANANY, PATRICK F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,929.32 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEB, JOSIAH D Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $63,928.90 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, JUSTIN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,928.79 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, LISA Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $63,928.79 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOTS, HERBERT O, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $63,928.77 Date 01/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, SHEILA Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $63,928.56 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCELOT, KATTY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $63,928.43 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILOT, DOUGLAS R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,928.10 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMON, ALEX J Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $63,928.10 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, NICHOLAS Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,927.99 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DEREK K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,927.77 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,927.60 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $63,927.56 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPPER, ELIZABETH J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $63,927.15 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LANY, JOHN E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $63,927.09 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCHKA, MICHELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $63,926.85 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, ROBERT D Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,926.73 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, JANE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,926.63 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SORLEY, SEAN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,926.39 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SUSAN H Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $63,926.24 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETZER, MARK A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,926.10 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONA, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,925.59 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATIELLO, BENJAMIN L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $63,925.09 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIRAK, JEREMY B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,924.96 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIPPEL, KEVIN D Employer name Orange County Amount $63,924.85 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, DANIEL E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $63,924.12 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, BRIAN P Employer name City of Oneida Amount $63,923.84 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, VERONICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,923.74 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGO, JENNIFER R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,923.34 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTIS, JAMES P Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $63,923.03 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DAVID E Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $63,923.00 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CATHERINE S Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $63,922.21 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESMIOL, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,922.18 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, CONSTANCE M A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $63,921.75 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, JOSEPH A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,921.67 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZIGBO, CYNTHIA U Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $63,921.12 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $63,921.00 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LATOYA TRACY ANN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,920.68 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOFF, RICHARD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $63,920.48 Date 09/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNATUCCI, BRYAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,920.27 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, DALE R Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,920.06 Date 01/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEEZEY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rome Amount $63,920.05 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLUM, IRA D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,919.97 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, LALIT Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,919.97 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLAY, LOIBA P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,919.97 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESKIN, ELIEZER Y Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,919.97 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFF, ALAN B Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,919.97 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SANDRA M WALTERS Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,919.97 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLEY, KELLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,919.95 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ JIMENEZ, ALEXANDRA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $63,919.73 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, CORY M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $63,919.31 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, EVELYN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,919.30 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RACHEL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,918.13 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, RICHARD T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $63,918.04 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, JAMES A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $63,917.82 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, MARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,917.51 Date 06/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAF, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $63,917.28 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, EDGAR O Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $63,917.23 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, CYNTHIA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $63,916.94 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, DAMIAN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $63,916.44 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, FREDERICK A, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $63,916.30 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, ROBERT Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $63,916.00 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAPANEN, MELISSA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,914.86 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONHEADY, KEVIN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,914.56 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REN, QINGSHE Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $63,914.52 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES P Employer name Albany Port District Commiss Amount $63,914.21 Date 03/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUIFFO, PHILLIP A Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,914.14 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, GILROY P Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $63,914.12 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, LARRY E Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $63,914.05 Date 07/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRICCHIO, FREDERICK H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,913.93 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, MICHAEL P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $63,913.66 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TINA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,913.66 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,913.65 Date 09/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMARTER, SUSAN L Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $63,913.28 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TAMMY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,913.24 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIGINO, SARAH M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $63,913.23 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABER, PHYLLIS K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,912.51 Date 09/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEPHANE, DAVID C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,912.05 Date 09/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRITTNEY A Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $63,911.67 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTON-WRIGHT, DWANA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,911.49 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, JACQUELYN R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,910.67 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIEFS, TYARA H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $63,910.41 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHAUNA M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $63,909.85 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System