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 LARSON, VICTORIA M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $62,264.31 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CRYSTAL N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,263.83 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, THOMAS D Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $62,263.34 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,263.28 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKIN, BARBARA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $62,263.00 Date 04/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANA E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $62,262.39 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KAREN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,262.14 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEAD, RICHARD M Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,261.79 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, MICHELE M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $62,261.50 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRA, VINCENT S Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $62,261.50 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELBASINSKI, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,261.21 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, ROBERT W, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,261.12 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEVEN J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $62,261.10 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, DAVID P Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $62,261.10 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUVEA, GLADYS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,260.99 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, KURT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,260.74 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHAN, DANIEL L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,260.72 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JONATHAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,260.69 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, EILEEN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,260.01 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTRA, PETER J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $62,259.84 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, EVA Employer name Town of Greece Amount $62,259.43 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $62,259.42 Date 07/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERTER, STEPHEN M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,258.89 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACUZZI, ANTHONY N Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,258.82 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSANE, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name Warren County Amount $62,258.40 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGARO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $62,257.90 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DELORES J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,257.77 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, JOSEPH H Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $62,257.66 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERO, DEREK J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,257.55 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, ALEXIS M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,257.42 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECZOTKA, TERRI Employer name Montauk Fire District Amount $62,257.39 Date 09/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBUZZA, SERENA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $62,257.28 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENCZYK, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,257.19 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, GUY A Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $62,257.08 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTUONO, JANET L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $62,256.83 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,256.77 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $62,256.65 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, HARRY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,256.52 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSY, FREDDY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,256.21 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSELL, ELIZABETH N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,256.18 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ALEXI Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $62,255.92 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, PAUL K, JR Employer name City of Hornell Amount $62,255.45 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, SANDRA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,255.39 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WILLIAM C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,255.05 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, PAUL E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $62,254.84 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENITHAN, TY E Employer name Washington County Amount $62,254.73 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $62,254.24 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINAKIS, PANAGIOTIS Employer name City of Middletown Amount $62,253.96 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROBSKI, MARJORIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,253.95 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSRY, NORMAN C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $62,253.88 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, ANDREW C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $62,253.88 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, MICHAEL P Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,253.85 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTHALL, BRADLEY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,253.67 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYNE, JANE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,253.67 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUKSEL, MAHMUT Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $62,253.64 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, GAIL S WOLANIN Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $62,253.50 Date 06/01/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KEVIN E Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $62,253.41 Date 06/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWACHIE, DEREK A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,253.17 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSZCZUK, NICOLE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $62,252.86 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, SARA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,252.85 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PETER J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $62,252.75 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, TODD D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,252.20 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,252.13 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, TITO L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,251.95 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD V Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $62,251.95 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, CASSANDRA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,251.70 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVE, REBECCA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $62,251.66 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINES, ANDREW C Employer name Erie County Amount $62,251.42 Date 08/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DOUGLAS P Employer name Victor CSD Amount $62,251.30 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LISA R Employer name Franklin County Amount $62,251.22 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, YANA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,251.11 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLERT, SANDRA J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $62,250.87 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $62,250.71 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIBETTA, MICHAEL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,250.37 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIS, DARRELL V, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,250.26 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEB, LYNETTE Y Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $62,249.66 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, GARY L Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $62,249.40 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNMEYER, JOSEPH E Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $62,249.35 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, EMILY A Employer name Madison County Amount $62,249.17 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIS, CAROL A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $62,249.08 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEAN, TYLER M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $62,248.83 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLACZKO, DONALD J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $62,248.10 Date 12/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, LYNNE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,247.85 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, STEPHANIE N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOP, TAMMY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, DAVID R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEKTOR, SCOTT K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, DEBORAH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JILL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, DAVID M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JILL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTINA, THOMAS R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDEN, PAMELA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENRICK, CONSTANCE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPODI, NINAMARIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHARLENE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,247.85 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System