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 LANZETTA, GABRIEL Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $63,078.13 Date 12/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, DENA L Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $63,078.10 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHMAN, KALE C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,077.84 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRILL, JAMES F Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $63,077.72 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, TREVOR A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $63,077.65 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEHM, DANIEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $63,077.58 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $63,077.51 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,077.00 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVROMMATIS, NORA E Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $63,076.96 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, DONNA D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $63,076.90 Date 04/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROMEK, CAROLYN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,076.80 Date 06/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGENKAMP, THERESA A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $63,076.50 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, STEPHEN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $63,076.29 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MAURICE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,076.17 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SCHINAE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,075.87 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIA, MARK W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $63,075.58 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAREY, SEAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,075.43 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DENISE B Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $63,075.19 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, PEGGY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,074.71 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, AUSTIN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,074.56 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT D Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $63,074.44 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGALI, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $63,074.30 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TERRY A Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $63,074.29 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KERI D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,074.23 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHELSEA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,074.18 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSON, JACK Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,074.12 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,073.97 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JANE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,073.52 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLICUDDY, PATRICIA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $63,073.51 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Amount $63,073.28 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, MINI M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,073.12 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONZO, VALERIE A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $63,073.08 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, RICHARD A Employer name Steuben County Amount $63,073.02 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOLDEN, DAVID L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,072.93 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONILLA, AARON J Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $63,072.85 Date 03/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOSEPH L Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,072.84 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARCY, JAMI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $63,072.83 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZYE, FRANCIS P, III Employer name Town of Clay Amount $63,072.41 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JACQUELINE C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,072.31 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, JOSHUA A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $63,071.98 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RICHARD P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,071.59 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, KHANG A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,071.57 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEEVER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,071.46 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSKA, PHILLIP A Employer name Education Department Amount $63,071.44 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEERS, THERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,071.44 Date 09/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIMBERLY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,071.44 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUTZ, REBECCA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,071.44 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNACCIONE, MICHELE M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $63,070.15 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, VINCENT A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,070.05 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, DERRICK C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,069.82 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUK, ELAINE M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,069.44 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN-PROUTY, PATRICIA A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $63,069.41 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURAKER, JANE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,069.34 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DARCELL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,069.26 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDMAN, HOLLY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $63,069.23 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, TIMOTHY W Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $63,069.22 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISELMAN, PAUL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,069.18 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUASAY, SOURIPORN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $63,069.03 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHUS, TAJPAUL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $63,068.88 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, ADAM R Employer name Warren County Amount $63,068.86 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MICHAEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,068.68 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,068.63 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENENATI, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,068.52 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTEL, NANCY E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,068.51 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIOL, STEPHANIE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,068.45 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, MELISSA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,068.44 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SHAUN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,068.31 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALONY, PETER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,067.52 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, CHARLES T Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $63,067.51 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, PATRICK M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $63,066.90 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, J SEAN Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $63,065.70 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, CRAIG C Employer name Erie County Amount $63,065.63 Date 05/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, BRANDON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,065.62 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, SIOBHAN Employer name Village of Northport Amount $63,065.61 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, SANDRA K Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $63,065.46 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ERIC R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,064.91 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRADLING, TERESA M Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $63,064.40 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, FREDERICK W, IV Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,064.23 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, MARIA L Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $63,063.66 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALINSKI, KAREN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,063.20 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, EVE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $63,063.14 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENSON, RYAN T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,062.72 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRY, RAYMOND M Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,062.31 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MAUREEN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $63,062.30 Date 10/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, ANDREA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $63,062.23 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERGIS, ALONZO Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,062.18 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, MARY LOU Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $63,062.05 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MARK Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $63,062.03 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESS, BRANDON E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,061.93 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPE, LORELEI Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $63,061.81 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, LAUREN K Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $63,061.63 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, BRENDA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,061.57 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $63,061.18 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, STEVEN J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $63,060.17 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUGHTON, CHRIS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $63,060.13 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWOLINSKI, STEPHANIE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $63,060.06 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KEVIN C Employer name Yates County Amount $63,059.62 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, COLLEEN SULLIVAN Employer name Broome County Amount $63,059.49 Date 11/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, DENISE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,059.48 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, SHANNON G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,059.45 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System