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 MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $63,617.39 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, MARY E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,617.25 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, GAIL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,617.15 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, JAVIER Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $63,616.84 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTWELL, KIM K Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,616.66 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KEITH J Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,616.62 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEBER, MICHAEL S Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $63,616.50 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, CHAD M Employer name Village of Groton Amount $63,616.44 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, CHARLES D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,616.30 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JENNIFER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,615.65 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBRIANO, LINDA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,615.27 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, HAL M, JR Employer name Allegany County Amount $63,615.22 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOI, KEVIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,615.05 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATI, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $63,614.45 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, PAULA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,614.00 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINE, TIMOTHY ANDREW Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $63,613.90 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KARA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $63,613.83 Date 03/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESWADI, JAMES J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $63,613.81 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, VALERIE A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $63,613.81 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, NIBU Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,613.61 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO-DOWNEY, CAMILLE Employer name Village of Wesley Hills Amount $63,613.53 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, BRIAN J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $63,613.41 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHNEY, JUDY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,613.41 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, CYNTHIA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,613.41 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREZELO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $63,613.41 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMAN, RICHARD H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $63,613.41 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPACH, MARGARET A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $63,613.29 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASCIO, KIM B Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $63,613.05 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JEFFREY J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $63,612.54 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, MARTI A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $63,612.19 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALICK, STEPHEN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $63,611.98 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTAFAN, JASON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,611.85 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAPHIN, ROODY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,611.67 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, MARY ANN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,611.45 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, SEAN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $63,611.10 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROENENDAAL, DAVID P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,611.08 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUREK, ALEX C Employer name Erie County Amount $63,611.06 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUS, CLEMENE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $63,611.05 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,610.97 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, JULIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,610.88 Date 04/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIMOTHY P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,610.54 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, DEAN Employer name City of Middletown Amount $63,610.37 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MATHEW J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $63,610.33 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, TERRANCE M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $63,609.95 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARAKAS, ROBERT W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $63,609.72 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DONALD G Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $63,609.64 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, DAVID P Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $63,609.33 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDCHAK, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $63,609.30 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGUILLA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $63,609.30 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFREDSSON, JIMMY C Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $63,608.47 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MICHELLE A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $63,608.37 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, JACQUELINE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,608.32 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIBEL, NELSON D Employer name City of Batavia Amount $63,608.28 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $63,608.28 Date 08/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, KRIS A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $63,608.28 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, JAMES F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $63,608.03 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ARCOLA H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $63,607.84 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, TERENCE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,607.78 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIBERT, JASON D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,607.34 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, GAETANO Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $63,607.22 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, JENNIFER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,606.92 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MALLORIE D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $63,606.78 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSHKA, SANDRA J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $63,605.94 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENAULT, BYRON H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $63,605.26 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETLING, JENNIFER K Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $63,605.26 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, RONALD D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $63,604.88 Date 06/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGLIN, ROBERT D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $63,604.81 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, ELLEN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $63,604.68 Date 08/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, MARSHA B Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $63,604.44 Date 07/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORATTI, REBECCA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,604.29 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $63,604.28 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KEVIN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,604.09 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECCHI, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $63,604.07 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, RONALD P Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $63,603.75 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,603.53 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVENGER, BETH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,603.39 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWROTNIAK, PHILIP Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $63,603.25 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCETTA, ANTHONY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $63,603.24 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, RUSSELL C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $63,602.95 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARNIKAU, DOUGLAS W Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $63,602.72 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, CHARLES E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $63,602.51 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, NICOLE Employer name Delaware County Amount $63,602.28 Date 06/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTHOUT, CYNTHIA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $63,602.10 Date 12/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKIEWICZ, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,602.07 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, IRVING Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $63,602.03 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, HECTOR L Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $63,601.94 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORICCIO, DYLAN J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $63,601.79 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, JEREMY C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,601.68 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CHRISTINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,601.45 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIGAN, PHILIP Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $63,601.23 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRACCIA, LOUIS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,600.87 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $63,600.52 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SHEILA D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $63,600.10 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENZIS, KATHLEEN H Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $63,599.90 Date 03/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDINO, BETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,599.86 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNER, PATRICIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,599.42 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, PATRICIA G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $63,599.29 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIOLI, PHILIP M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,599.07 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DIANE R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $63,598.69 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER-SOREN, JANET M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $63,597.80 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System