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 DEHN, BROC A Employer name Erie County Amount $62,155.29 Date 06/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, BLAKE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,154.90 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, THOMAS J Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $62,154.74 Date 02/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDEN, KYLE P Employer name Broome County Amount $62,154.48 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, RICHARD M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,154.47 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ANTHONY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,154.42 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, STEPHEN T Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $62,154.19 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, LESLIE M O Employer name Jefferson County Amount $62,153.84 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JAMES E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,153.70 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERDIS, DIANE Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $62,153.63 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DEBORAH A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $62,153.03 Date 08/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, MICHAEL Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $62,152.98 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, PAMELA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,152.63 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SHURLA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,152.61 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ZACHARY P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,152.13 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, HAROLD M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,152.06 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, ROBERT Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $62,151.99 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECTOR, JAY D Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $62,151.87 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLIFF, STEVEN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,151.85 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOSEPH P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,151.82 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $62,151.73 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, TAMMY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,151.64 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKOWSKI, DONALD C, JR Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,151.61 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNVESTER, ALAN G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,151.60 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANGO, MAURICIO Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $62,150.71 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPTOLA, KEVIN W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,150.68 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ERIC K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $62,150.57 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES, JOLLY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,150.19 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, CASSANDRA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,150.04 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, PAUL W Employer name Erie County Amount $62,149.95 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, JENNIFER E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $62,149.79 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIK, CAROLANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $62,149.60 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCESCO, KRISTIN N Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $62,149.46 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DARLENE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,149.46 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, LINDA MARIE Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $62,149.23 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VICCARO, EDWARD M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $62,149.17 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALECKI, MICHAEL K Employer name Town of Elma Amount $62,148.48 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, CHELLIE F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,148.26 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, JANICE L Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $62,148.16 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, ROSEMARY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,147.76 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,147.74 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUANG, QING XIAO Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $62,147.56 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $62,147.38 Date 05/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, CYNTHIA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,147.16 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANEY, KEITH R Employer name Education Department Amount $62,147.09 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNZIKER, SHARI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,146.72 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDING-WILSON, H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,146.61 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, CARLOS R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,146.49 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ERIN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,146.39 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, CHARLES J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $62,146.20 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, JUDITH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $62,146.06 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIRATI, THERESA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $62,145.83 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVE, MATTHEW J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,145.82 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWALEC, JAMES M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,145.80 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUYS, MICHAEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,145.58 Date 04/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE, GREG L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,145.08 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, TRACY L Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $62,144.98 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BRANDON A Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $62,144.50 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, NICHOLAS J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $62,144.28 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYS, DEBRA L Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $62,143.90 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, JOHN J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $62,143.61 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $62,143.30 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBENSHINE, SUSAN D Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $62,143.22 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEDA, ANA LUCIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,143.15 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMMIELLO, DANIEL J Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $62,142.45 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINER, DEREK M Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $62,141.69 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATAMIA, ANTONIO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $62,141.50 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MATTHEW A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $62,141.46 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, KI H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,141.34 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRODICASA, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Amount $62,141.28 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, GREGORY A Employer name Cortland County Amount $62,140.62 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARISCO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $62,140.34 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, CAROL D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,140.32 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, BRYCIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,140.25 Date 07/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, JOHN E Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $62,140.14 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, WILLIAM R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $62,140.03 Date 12/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, JENNIE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,139.98 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ALFRED E Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $62,139.89 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARDOS, STEPHEN P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $62,139.88 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JOHN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,139.52 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPATO, CONNIE A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,139.39 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAURA E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,139.38 Date 04/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MICHAEL L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $62,139.09 Date 01/05/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, NICOLE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,139.07 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALICK, STEVEN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $62,138.88 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, JASON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,138.72 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARILYN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,138.65 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, DENISE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,138.31 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIAMBA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,137.80 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLEN, JEREMY S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $62,136.96 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $62,136.89 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MAURICE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,136.87 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARD, SHARON A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,136.57 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARTLAND, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $62,136.39 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDONELLO, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $62,136.33 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONCONI, ANTHONY J Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $62,135.78 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMONT, JERRAD W Employer name Franklin County Amount $62,135.52 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXHEIMER, TIMOTHY G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,135.23 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO, MARY JANE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $62,135.22 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALERI, JAMES J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $62,135.13 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System