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 MOSOFF, TERENCE M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,142.49 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JAMES A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,142.29 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, MEAGAN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,141.81 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNUCCIO, RAYMOND J Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $63,141.35 Date 12/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARLANE, JAMES J, III Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $63,141.23 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, CAROL F Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $63,141.00 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUERK, DIETRICH Employer name Erie County Amount $63,140.79 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW FARRANTO, KATHLEEN R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $63,139.77 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, JILL M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $63,139.74 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JEFFREY R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,139.59 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, MARGARET F Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $63,139.38 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROBSTON, TERESA J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $63,139.30 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSEL, JODIE A Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $63,139.30 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DUANE E, SR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $63,138.83 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, ANGELA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $63,138.76 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNAROLA, JILL M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $63,138.67 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAILEY, ROBERT T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $63,138.48 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEDMAN, CECIL H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,138.46 Date 02/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIREY, DARREN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,138.28 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, EDWARD T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,138.25 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, RYAN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,138.17 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESSER, ROBERT J Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $63,137.94 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATON, ROBIN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,137.86 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIKA, KENNETH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,137.08 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPPER, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,137.04 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMENT, DORIS Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $63,136.86 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, MICHELLE L Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $63,136.86 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABA, ABIY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $63,136.81 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUTY, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $63,136.58 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGSON, BRYAN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $63,136.41 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, JAMIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $63,136.31 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER-MISHKEL, DENISE Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $63,136.09 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $63,136.06 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLI, KEVIN C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $63,135.74 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHERSE, JOHN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,135.64 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, FRANK Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $63,134.87 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, MELISSA ANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,134.75 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE, SHERRILL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,134.74 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, KINDA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $63,134.43 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIPERTI, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $63,134.21 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, JAMES H Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $63,133.93 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, DANIEL Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $63,133.87 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, KATHLEEN D Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,133.77 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFOLTZER, JENNIFER Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,133.75 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCOSTELLO, JOHANNA E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $63,133.08 Date 05/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDLEY, BRIAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,132.73 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENDELL, JANE E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $63,132.57 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, JAMES L, JR Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $63,131.84 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEASMAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $63,131.79 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAP, TARA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $63,131.74 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTALL, LINDA L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $63,131.69 Date 11/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLAND, RICHARD W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,131.49 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMATIS, ANDREW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,131.11 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIRAZI, MOBEEN Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $63,130.85 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JEANNE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,130.78 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORELLA, NICOLE L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $63,130.60 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, BRUCE C Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $63,130.54 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, MAYRA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,130.52 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, FRANK D Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $63,130.48 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, BRETT M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $63,130.42 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLONE, SOPHIA G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $63,130.34 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYOLA, JANNA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $63,129.99 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTARINI, NANCY A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $63,129.88 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, JASON C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $63,129.62 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, DAVID K Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $63,129.59 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOWSKI, ANDREA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,129.38 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, CLARISSA L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $63,129.20 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, FREDERICK K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,129.08 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, EDWARD F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,128.41 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN-CARELLA, JOANNE Employer name New City Library Amount $63,128.30 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREHODA, DEBRA R Employer name Washington County Amount $63,128.12 Date 08/26/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINZOW, SHAWN T Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $63,127.99 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMU, ADEDAYO L Employer name Education Department Amount $63,127.27 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGHANS, JAMIE E Employer name Education Department Amount $63,127.27 Date 09/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACH, JAMES P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,126.71 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, RONALD S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $63,126.66 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZO, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,126.06 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LARRY K, II Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $63,125.79 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROHNHOEFER, ADAM M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,125.76 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MADELIENE ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,125.75 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHIRLEY V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,124.91 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, ROGER C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,124.20 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, SULIE P Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $63,124.11 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, DARIN M Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $63,123.74 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREANEY, NATALIE L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $63,123.66 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HARGUE, VICTOR S Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $63,123.61 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZHU, ANNI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,123.50 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ADA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $63,123.34 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ARETTA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,123.34 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, FRYDA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,123.34 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,123.34 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MARK P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,123.34 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KATHY A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $63,123.32 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDROVICH, MARGARET A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $63,122.92 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ELISHA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,122.77 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, RENEE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,122.70 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIL, SMITASHAYA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,122.45 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, ROBERT Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $63,122.44 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISE, JULIE Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $63,122.38 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JEREMY V Employer name Erie County Amount $63,122.31 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System