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 STEELE, PEGGY R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,679.58 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBARAN, LISA C Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $62,679.11 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUM, THOMAS A Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,678.70 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUA, ELIEZER Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,678.68 Date 10/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, DAVID B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,678.63 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, DEBORAH K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,678.45 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANTHONY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,678.39 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, NANCY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,678.33 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, CARMINE J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,678.23 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, AILEEN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $62,678.21 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MATTHEW F Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $62,677.07 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RYAN J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $62,676.45 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPODI, CATHERINE A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $62,676.27 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOTOSTO, SPENCER F Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $62,676.08 Date 02/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCA, FRANK Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $62,675.72 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATTI, PATRICIA A Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $62,675.63 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, MICHELLE L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $62,675.41 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JUSTINE L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,675.40 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JUDITH A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $62,675.32 Date 08/08/1963 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, JANE M Employer name Town of Malta Amount $62,675.28 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, AARON F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,675.23 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLERE, DAWN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $62,674.10 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,673.78 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSE A G Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $62,673.66 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADFIELD, AMY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,673.35 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, LESLIE E Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $62,673.25 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPENY, SARA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,673.14 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITA, LYNNE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,672.84 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, DANIEL R N Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $62,672.66 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERPETUA, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $62,672.35 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESI, JENNIFER M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,672.34 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MIS, JOHN C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $62,671.96 Date 11/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,671.90 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSTEY, KENTON C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,670.61 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTLE, ELIZABETH W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,670.54 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, TERESA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,670.44 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, GINA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,669.77 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, SUSAN M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $62,669.71 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, GUY D Employer name Village of Albion Amount $62,669.46 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOBECK-LYNCH, REITA M Employer name Allegany County Amount $62,669.02 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, MARIAN C Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $62,668.19 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM W Employer name Education Department Amount $62,667.77 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, TONI D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $62,667.37 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, GINA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,667.28 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOANNE Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $62,667.26 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,667.14 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, MICHAEL T Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,666.87 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,666.82 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JENNIFER T Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,666.81 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LORRAINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,666.81 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGROSSI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,666.81 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERARDINIS, TRUDY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,666.80 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHM, KEITH A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $62,666.68 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, MIMI Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $62,666.62 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATRCHI, BRYAN J Employer name Orange County Amount $62,666.58 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, WALTER M H Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $62,666.47 Date 08/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JESSICA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,666.43 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,666.09 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, JACOB T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,666.08 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKENBERGER, JOSEPH L Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $62,665.67 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,665.63 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, RYAN S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,664.66 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, ALISSA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,664.66 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHALL, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,664.66 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILBURN, BENJAMIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,664.66 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NATALE, REGINA Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $62,664.46 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARE, JUSTIN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,664.40 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRINCIONE, EDITH M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $62,664.02 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, ITALO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,664.01 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DEBBIE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,663.52 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, AMY M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,663.40 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSCHWINDER, PAMELA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,663.39 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JAMES J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $62,663.17 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, MARGARET L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $62,662.97 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MANUEL A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $62,662.60 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CONROY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $62,662.45 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $62,662.35 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, CESAR F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,662.28 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,662.23 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATANTONIO, PETER Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $62,662.10 Date 07/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDHAM, JEFFREY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,661.71 Date 07/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, OMAR F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $62,661.60 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DENISE T Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $62,661.48 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGIO, ROBERT J Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $62,661.04 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, BARBARA A Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $62,660.56 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLI, VINCENT L Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,660.47 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLING, RONALD Employer name Town of Islip Amount $62,659.94 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, SCOTT L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $62,659.91 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENC, GREGORY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,659.87 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JENNIE L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,659.80 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLINO, GEORGIANA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,659.75 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELDMACHER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,659.75 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRICISAK, ALFONSINA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,659.75 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPENHOLTZ, DIANE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,659.75 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECH, MARYANN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,659.75 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWDEN, KEVIN D Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $62,659.68 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, MICHAEL A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $62,659.66 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $62,659.65 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOHILLY, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,659.44 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAH, WILLIAM J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,659.24 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System