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 PLANER, CHARLES K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,878.51 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORODYSKI, GARRY R Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $62,877.14 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DERRICK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,876.91 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SUSAN F Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,876.80 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, TREVOR J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $62,876.74 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, KAREN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,876.44 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, EDWARD W Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $62,876.37 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAM, JANE Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $62,876.20 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNHA, MANUEL Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $62,876.16 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, JOHN M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $62,876.02 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMPREMIER, JACQUELIN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $62,875.93 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTEREISER, DANIEL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,875.84 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAR, KRISTEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,875.68 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, THOMAS J Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $62,875.65 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJADA, PEDRO A, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $62,875.64 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DIANE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $62,875.06 Date 08/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, SHERRIE L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $62,875.03 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, JUDI S Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $62,874.65 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANG, TIMOTHY R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,874.49 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, WILLIAM R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $62,874.27 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, REGINALD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,874.26 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, KENNETH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,874.24 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO-JENKINS, TAVIN N Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $62,874.08 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, LINDA G Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $62,873.61 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESHON, KRISTOPHER C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $62,873.57 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRANNI, DAVID A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $62,873.35 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, PETER A Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $62,873.26 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ROBERT C Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $62,872.95 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, BRUCE A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $62,872.92 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TINA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,872.50 Date 02/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, GEORGE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,872.47 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ANN Y Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $62,872.38 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, HECTOR L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,872.28 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYLSKI, HEIDI W Employer name Wyoming County Amount $62,871.73 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSLEY, KEVIN F Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $62,871.27 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, SUSAN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $62,871.11 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, JOHN P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,870.64 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUMMAR, CELINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,870.62 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, DAVID H, II Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $62,870.58 Date 04/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTSON, MAXIME W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,870.01 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, RENEE C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $62,869.90 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYARTO, RYAN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,869.55 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALMA ROSA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $62,869.02 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHROW, KRISTEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,868.31 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ROCIO I Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $62,867.92 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODY, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,867.76 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, SAMANTHA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,867.72 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIVELY, STEPHANIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,867.21 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, CHERYL M Employer name Albany County Amount $62,867.11 Date 05/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, NICHOLAS A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $62,867.03 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, BENJAMIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,866.76 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICK, FRANCIS J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $62,866.74 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, SCOTT M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $62,866.58 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROSS, YUSUF A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,866.37 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ONONDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,866.10 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, DANNY V Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $62,866.07 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRITZ, JOHN A Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $62,865.66 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BANKS, BRIAN C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $62,865.64 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, DEBORAH E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $62,865.50 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, JENNIFER K Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $62,865.25 Date 08/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRERA, GENNERO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,865.05 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JEFFREY G Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $62,865.03 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, DIANE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $62,864.79 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, STEPHEN A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,864.66 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANG, MYUNG HOO Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $62,864.45 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, TERRI N Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $62,864.44 Date 08/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, HELEN L Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $62,864.37 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, AARON G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $62,864.14 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, MARY M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $62,864.14 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZY, JILL F Employer name Education Department Amount $62,864.11 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $62,864.02 Date 09/28/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALENO, STEVEN J Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $62,863.28 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMA, PAUL D Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $62,863.16 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTI, BARBARA L Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $62,863.15 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLUM, BONNIE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,863.10 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, DENNIS L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $62,862.92 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER, THOMAS F Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $62,862.72 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZZI, MARC A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $62,862.10 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DEAN L Employer name Town of Wellsville Amount $62,862.09 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINELLI, TOBIAS L Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $62,862.04 Date 02/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, JUDY B JACKSON Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $62,861.64 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUN, FRED, JR Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $62,861.61 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, ROBERT E, SR Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $62,861.52 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIA, MARK D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $62,861.46 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Cortland Amount $62,861.43 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURT, JILL T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,861.29 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STEVEN R Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $62,861.25 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, SUSAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,861.22 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKUM, PATTI ANN Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $62,860.80 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAYER, RYANN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,860.71 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $62,860.60 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDE, JOSEPHINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,860.58 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFREY P Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $62,860.33 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, PAMELA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,859.97 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIER, MATTHEW T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,859.93 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRIPTSHAK, CAROLIN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $62,859.92 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHARLES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,859.89 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDELMANN, GEORGE V Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $62,859.67 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHARON A Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,859.60 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOEBES, TERESA S Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,859.56 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System