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 LIBERATORE, DAN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,122.09 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,121.67 Date 12/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNOCK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Albany County Amount $63,120.99 Date 11/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOSKY, WILLIAM D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $63,120.89 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSOCCO, NICHOLAS E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,120.86 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, STEPHEN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,120.33 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $63,119.97 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGCINSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,119.67 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KOREY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,118.96 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOI, MATTHEW M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,118.91 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, JENNIFER S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,118.73 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, GABRIELA Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,118.61 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, CAMIEL Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $63,118.08 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWS, MARGARET A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $63,117.89 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,117.84 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RYAN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $63,117.83 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKINS, SHARON R Employer name Orange County Amount $63,117.59 Date 03/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, LEO C, JR Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $63,117.45 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOND, SHARON A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $63,117.40 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, ANTHONY T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $63,117.35 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODONNELL, JOHN F Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $63,117.29 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAHAR, EDWARD L Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $63,117.24 Date 09/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $63,116.97 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $63,116.83 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKERY, RYAN P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $63,116.65 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK W Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $63,116.48 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN P Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $63,116.38 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $63,116.09 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISLAUSKAS, SILVESTRAS Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,115.28 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEN, DOLORES Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $63,115.01 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KIMBERLY E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $63,114.63 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, JUSTIN K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,114.52 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, SHAWN P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $63,114.36 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO-MALONE, TIFFANY J Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $63,114.14 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCKE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $63,114.13 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLTON, WILLIAM L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,114.01 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABAGLIA, NANCY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,113.97 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENDORF, KURT D Employer name Albany County Amount $63,113.95 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, MARTIN A, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,113.78 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERCE, JOHN F Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $63,113.72 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLER, DANA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,113.66 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, RANDY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,113.65 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JERMAYNE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,113.65 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, CHARLES M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $63,113.44 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPS, C BRYAN Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $63,113.40 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDEN, MARIE A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $63,113.20 Date 11/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,113.20 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, JANICE A N Employer name Clinton County Amount $63,113.11 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NICOLE M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $63,113.02 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JAISON Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,112.58 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, WAYNE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,112.19 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL COSTELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $63,111.78 Date 09/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIPFORD, BRIAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,111.62 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIFER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $63,111.40 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWOCH, ADAM E Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $63,111.22 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANIELLO, VIRGINIA E Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $63,111.17 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, SHIRLEY R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,111.06 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, JESSICA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,111.01 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONER, RICHARD Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $63,110.90 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, ERIN M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $63,110.82 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDE, JAMES Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $63,110.71 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALMAN, YVONNE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,110.08 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JON M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,109.98 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JUAN M Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $63,109.46 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, AUDEEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $63,109.20 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSE L Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $63,109.10 Date 12/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DELLA L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $63,108.96 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JENNIFER A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $63,108.64 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, SARAH M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $63,108.55 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA, MICHAEL J Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $63,108.55 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECAK, JAY Employer name Erie County Amount $63,108.43 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROLD, JILL W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,107.86 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROGER A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $63,107.81 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TOMMY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,107.52 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, SUZANNE M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $63,107.50 Date 06/08/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYE, THORIN A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $63,107.49 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, RAYMOND J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $63,106.63 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KENNETH J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,106.13 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, RONALD B Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $63,105.10 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $63,105.00 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARLE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,104.70 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, DAVID L Employer name Cortland County Amount $63,104.42 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARA, LAUREN E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $63,104.35 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LOUIS M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $63,104.26 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $63,104.21 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,103.92 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRA, FRANCIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,103.79 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIOU, EMMANUEL P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $63,103.73 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, HEATHER L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $63,103.71 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKICH, BRENDA S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $63,103.53 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SIERRA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,102.99 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEY, RYAN S Employer name Bath CSD Amount $63,102.99 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ALEITH L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $63,102.92 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASHINSKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,101.90 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SHARON L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,101.65 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDAL, KURT Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $63,100.94 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN C Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $63,100.08 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSON, WILLIAM G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,099.99 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNTREE, MARK P Employer name Erie County Amount $63,099.41 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $63,099.23 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System