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 MARTUSCIELLO, PAUL A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $62,477.34 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, ADRIANNA M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $62,477.32 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, RYAN C Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,477.09 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, JEFFREY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $62,476.56 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARHART, JOHN F Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $62,476.50 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMEL, MELISSA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,476.28 Date 06/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, RICHARD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,476.24 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PETER C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $62,475.83 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, WANDA D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $62,474.94 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARY Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $62,474.89 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIE T Employer name Columbia County Amount $62,474.86 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, DOMINICK Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $62,474.66 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $62,474.49 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KATHLEEN W Employer name Town of Chester Amount $62,474.46 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MEISSA S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $62,474.28 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, MARTIN C Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $62,474.00 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LAURA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,473.97 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCOCIO, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,473.71 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,473.66 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.CLAIR, MELISSA B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,473.59 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BERGEN, CHRIS M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $62,473.35 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATEROUS, DONALD C Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $62,472.84 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLWITZER, ROBIN S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,472.63 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKULAK, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,472.43 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, CASSANDRA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,472.40 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, ASAVARI V Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $62,472.39 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, GERALDINE Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,472.39 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, LYNNE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,472.39 Date 11/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, AGNES Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,472.39 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, SHERRIE-ANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,472.39 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, BRIANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,472.31 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOCH, HOWARD M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,472.30 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMAN, ZEENATUL Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $62,472.14 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, NANETTE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,472.14 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, EDRIS M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $62,472.14 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNIS, LINDA A Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $62,472.14 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, LOUIS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $62,472.05 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $62,471.63 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUB, TRACY L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $62,471.30 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, RICKY T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,471.08 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIEN, PAUL J Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $62,470.72 Date 12/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEHR, MARY C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $62,470.70 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DEBRA L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $62,470.30 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, KENNETH A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,470.27 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUN, JINEUN Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $62,468.62 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSI, JOY C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $62,468.61 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELEMEN, DANIEL F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,468.01 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIMUCCI, JEANNETTE A Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $62,467.96 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-BUITRAGO, MARTHA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,467.95 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ALISHA C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,467.93 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOPEK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $62,467.44 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABRERA, ORLANDO L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $62,467.44 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARGARET M Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $62,466.91 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JILL M Employer name Erie County Amount $62,466.86 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, EDWARD A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,466.79 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, CRISTINA A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $62,466.45 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOAN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $62,466.13 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURNU, PAUL E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $62,466.05 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBENNS, JOSHUA A Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $62,465.77 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, WALTER J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $62,465.21 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DENNIS M Employer name Albany County Amount $62,464.70 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, MARK I Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,464.35 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICCIA, JILLIAN L Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $62,463.40 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENICKER, JAMES G Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $62,463.36 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKARONIS, BARBARA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $62,463.32 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHERRI BERRY Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,462.98 Date 03/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BRIAN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,462.96 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, COURTNEY A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $62,462.39 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, LARA A Employer name Albany County Amount $62,462.32 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,462.27 Date 06/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, HEATHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $62,462.22 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASPBERRY, TAUREAN W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,462.21 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNER, TRACY F Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $62,462.16 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMILLER, ROBERT K, JR Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,461.80 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILDES, RICHARD J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,461.80 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEJNA, JOSEPH S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,461.80 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,461.80 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALTIN, WILLIAM F Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,461.80 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, JOANN L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $62,461.68 Date 11/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DRIESSCHE, RAYMOND S Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $62,461.56 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, BARNABY Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $62,461.23 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANO, MARIA E Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $62,460.91 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS, LAUREN N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $62,460.81 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKFELD, JON D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,460.63 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANITTO, CATHERINE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $62,460.27 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI, JOHN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,460.14 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, ROBERTO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $62,459.98 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONOCORE, JENNIFER Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $62,459.97 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,459.96 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSSONG, DARREN F Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $62,459.94 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGRATH, MARY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $62,459.88 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, BRADLY P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,459.49 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLAND, GARY P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $62,459.19 Date 09/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PETER J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $62,458.90 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BRUYNE, STEVEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,458.50 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERA, MANISH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $62,458.47 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, DONALD M Employer name Erie County Amount $62,458.46 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANEZ N Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,458.29 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELLE, MATTHEW D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,458.26 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,458.24 Date 05/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System