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 BROTT, JASON A Employer name Fulton County Amount $63,736.55 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, MICHELLE L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $63,736.40 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DAVIS ERIN Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $63,736.19 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, WARD Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $63,735.93 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JEAN F Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $63,735.04 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, JON D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $63,734.90 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, JOHN C, III Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $63,734.87 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ELIANA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,734.20 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECZONKA, CHRISTINE J Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $63,734.01 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ROBERT A Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,733.95 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROHMAN, MELINDA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,733.94 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTERS, MONIQUE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $63,733.66 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLUCK, KATHERINE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $63,733.64 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBA, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $63,733.07 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECONTE, ANNA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,733.06 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTER, JEFFREY S Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $63,732.83 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITZLER, JENINE M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $63,732.74 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, MICHAEL B Employer name Village of Albion Amount $63,732.42 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY-BOWEN, DAVID Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,731.92 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DAVINDER Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $63,731.92 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, CONNIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $63,731.76 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIN, MATTHEW W Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,731.64 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANICK, KEITH J Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $63,731.58 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIRA C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,731.35 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODHEAD, DOROTHY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,730.86 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLAK, MARKIJAN Y Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $63,730.29 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALM, TIMOTHY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,730.23 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, JEFFREY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,729.86 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, GARRY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,729.81 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, SANDRA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,729.77 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GELEA Y Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,729.41 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, DENNIS A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $63,729.23 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTIL, CACHENERT Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $63,728.90 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, PATRICK M Employer name Albany County Amount $63,728.83 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLI, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,728.73 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,728.70 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANY, JOSEPH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,728.58 Date 06/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIESEL, LINDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,728.46 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOJAH, PAULETTE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,728.40 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOELDNER, DANIEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,728.28 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, AMANDA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $63,727.91 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHRISTIAN F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,727.63 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Troy Amount $63,727.05 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAY, JILLEEN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,726.82 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUDIKIAN, SHIRLEY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $63,726.72 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, LILY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,725.32 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $63,724.99 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCETTA, LYNN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,724.75 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $63,724.59 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKSON, ROY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,724.47 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIAS, DEBI Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $63,724.22 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESIO, BRUCE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,724.05 Date 02/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, VICTOR N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,723.88 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNICELLI, RICHARD J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $63,723.76 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHLMANN, MARY Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $63,723.25 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, DARRIN E Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $63,723.02 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHELLE H Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $63,722.72 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUCCI, ROBERT Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $63,722.46 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, JACQUELINE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,722.39 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLINS, GUY E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $63,722.39 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DORELDA E M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $63,722.14 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, LU ANA Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $63,722.14 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY COPELAND, LOURDES L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $63,722.14 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGETTA, PATRICIA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $63,722.14 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARVER, YOLANDA R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $63,722.14 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHELLE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,721.85 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PATRICK R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $63,720.97 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $63,720.97 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCTER, JEFFREY E Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $63,720.96 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLUVIO, ROBERT Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $63,720.28 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, ANTONIO D Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $63,720.12 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, CATHERINE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,719.47 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCHALSKI, ROBERT L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $63,719.24 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,718.96 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATIEN, KATHLEEN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,718.76 Date 06/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MATHEW M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $63,718.32 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, LUANN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,718.26 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSONO, PAUL J Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $63,718.23 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, EDWARD Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,718.20 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEISEN, KURT D Employer name Erie County Amount $63,717.90 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRUCE D Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $63,717.83 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKOS, JOANNE Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $63,717.83 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS-KOUDOAGBO, ASHLENE G Employer name Education Department Amount $63,717.63 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, TIMOTHY G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $63,717.55 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SHANICE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,717.45 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, RYAN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $63,717.14 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRZAN, DAVID J Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,716.76 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DOREL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,716.52 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, PATRICK W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $63,716.25 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAJEWSKI, TERESA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,716.14 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGETT, ZACHARY T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $63,715.75 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, RUDOLPH J Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $63,715.72 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSAW, STEPHEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,715.61 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, MARK G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $63,715.60 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEW, GREGORY M Employer name Orange County Amount $63,715.56 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CATHERINE L Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $63,715.48 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESCHER, LORI A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $63,715.45 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLO, JOHN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,715.22 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVLER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greene County Amount $63,714.78 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PATHEA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $63,714.59 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System