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 STEWART, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $62,557.57 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMINELLI, MATTHEW S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $62,557.50 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUPE, ANGELA P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,557.06 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, LANCE C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $62,556.89 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEBORAH A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $62,556.70 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LAWRENCE D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,556.64 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, JUDY Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COELHO, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FONCE, MICHAEL P Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORECKY, SCOTT Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVOOR, SHEELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS-RODRIGUEZ, VALERIE Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEIRO, BRIGIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 07/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, SURUJAWATTEE Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGO, CHITHRANGANI Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TRICIA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TRACY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.62 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MILAGROS L Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,556.61 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA V Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,556.54 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $62,556.48 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, TODD W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $62,555.88 Date 12/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, DOREEN C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,555.63 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANCA, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $62,555.54 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVOR, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,554.96 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULE, PRESTON C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $62,554.93 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORY, JOHN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,554.18 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, RONALD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,553.89 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOMBS, DAVID A, JR Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $62,553.80 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MICHELLE C Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,553.50 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGRAM, ALEXIS C Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,553.01 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JILL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,552.98 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, JAMES F Employer name City of Batavia Amount $62,552.87 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Cortland County Amount $62,552.72 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, JOSHUA R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,552.70 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUYANA, MARISOL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,552.70 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ERICK D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $62,552.67 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, ELAINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,551.92 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMNER, FRANK G Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $62,551.85 Date 07/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SEAN J Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $62,551.56 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOZIER, CORNELL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,551.39 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $62,551.23 Date 07/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, KRISTY R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $62,550.54 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, CALOGERO, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,550.40 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULPEPPER, GWENDOLYN J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,550.23 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DENISAL Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,550.20 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, ESTHER Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $62,550.18 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, RICARDO J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $62,549.82 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, VINCENT C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $62,549.79 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, AUDREY A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $62,549.79 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNER, MARY K Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $62,548.80 Date 06/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, ROBERT J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $62,548.05 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORVANTI, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,548.00 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANTZ, TIFFANY N Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,547.94 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBOLSKI, KYLE M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $62,547.76 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, JASON P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,547.03 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KEITH A, JR Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $62,546.90 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DANIEL J Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $62,546.83 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGNUS, EDWARD F, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,546.62 Date 05/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRAINO, KRISTEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,546.41 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADOCKS, EILEEN M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $62,545.74 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DARLA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $62,545.68 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PAUL R Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $62,545.54 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYAN D Employer name City of Elmira Amount $62,545.48 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMKISON, JACQUELINE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,545.43 Date 12/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NAUGHTON, CARL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $62,545.02 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZ, DAVID C Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $62,544.68 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COALMON, LISA D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $62,544.35 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GREGORY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,544.29 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROGER, LORIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,544.26 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDIALES, AURORA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,544.17 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMET, SUSAN Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $62,544.03 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, SEAN P Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $62,543.83 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, DONALD L Employer name Niagara County Amount $62,543.48 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPPER, KERRY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,543.22 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, WILLIAM Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $62,543.17 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, DONALD E, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $62,542.93 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, WENDY M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,542.91 Date 02/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DONNA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,542.85 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, JUDITH S Employer name Jonesville Fire District Amount $62,542.56 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SHARON O Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $62,542.47 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, JUSTIN D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $62,542.40 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMSUYU, TAHIR D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,542.23 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ABRAHAM Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $62,542.18 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, QUEEN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,541.77 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, EUNJUNG Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,541.77 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAGE, DILLON P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,541.74 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, WAYNE E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $62,541.73 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHIENG, JAMES Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,541.37 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, CHRISTINE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,541.23 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, COLLEEN M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $62,541.06 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG CHOY, ARTHUR S Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $62,541.00 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOZDALSKI, MARK J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,540.42 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APRILE, SCOTT Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $62,540.16 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, TERESE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $62,540.14 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZER, MAUREEN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,539.88 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROTJE, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,539.60 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $62,539.34 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, DONALD C Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $62,538.58 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCHET, JEFFREY S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,538.33 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, TERRY F Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $62,538.11 Date 03/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System