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 CASCAVITA, NELSON H Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $61,916.90 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, TARIQ Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $61,916.57 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDRIGAN, PAIGE M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,916.19 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JAMES R Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $61,915.90 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TARAN A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $61,915.05 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KATHLEEN D Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $61,914.86 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MELINDA ANN Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,914.26 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, THERESA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,914.18 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDMAN, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $61,913.95 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDEAUX, LYNETTE M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $61,913.91 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, JOSHUA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,913.87 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, GREGORY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $61,913.75 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSON, CRAIG Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,913.62 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIA, JONATHAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,913.41 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,912.39 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIETZ, ELIZABETH S Employer name Orange County Amount $61,912.26 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRERA, CHARLES W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,912.15 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RAYMOND C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $61,911.78 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAACK, JASON E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,911.77 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARTIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,911.77 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEW, ROBERT P Employer name City of Rye Amount $61,911.76 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, HENRY J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $61,911.39 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, MICHAEL P Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $61,911.11 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, DEBRA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,910.82 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, CLARISSA E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $61,910.63 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACIN, CANDICE S Employer name Genesee County Amount $61,910.45 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PHYLLIS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $61,910.29 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ALEXANDER B E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,910.11 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIOT, MELISSA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,910.06 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Rome Amount $61,909.91 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARIE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,909.86 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSOLAIS, ANNE M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $61,909.64 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPINSKIE, COURTNEY M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $61,908.70 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, ELIZABETH R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,908.53 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHLER, MATTHEW Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $61,908.37 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREZZA, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $61,908.32 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, FREDERICK C, JR Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $61,908.12 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JENNIFER L Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $61,907.79 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABEC, KENNETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,907.77 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MEGAN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,907.56 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CHAD D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,907.08 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAJIC, MERIMA Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,907.03 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, COSSANDRA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,906.68 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, ROBERTA E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,906.63 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYE, WENDY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,906.43 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, DANIEL J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $61,906.43 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, LAURA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,906.06 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, A JOSEPH Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $61,905.93 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NESHIE, DIANNE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $61,905.72 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LARRY T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,905.55 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, JOSEPH L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,905.48 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, CHRISTINE C Employer name City of Middletown Amount $61,905.47 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, TANYA L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,905.30 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KELLY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $61,905.10 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEWIK, STEPHEN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $61,904.83 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,904.73 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNE, HELEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,904.62 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, BETTIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,904.47 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACHOWSKI, BRUCE J Employer name Erie County Amount $61,904.34 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGLINCHEY, KEVIN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $61,904.25 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $61,904.12 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, JAMES L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $61,904.09 Date 02/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, MARY KAY N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,904.06 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTACH, DUANE D, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,903.80 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, ERIC T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $61,903.72 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALUZA, JASON L Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $61,903.16 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLASEN, THOMAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,903.01 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSKI, JEFFREY S Employer name Erie County Amount $61,902.34 Date 09/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CATHERINE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $61,902.21 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNO, MARC A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,902.02 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KELLY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $61,901.87 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, EURYDICE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,901.70 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, ILONA S Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $61,901.33 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOMBRUNO, ADAM J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,901.31 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, CARLO G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,900.86 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, RANDY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,900.45 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CHRIS LEE Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,900.16 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLES Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $61,900.14 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JAMES C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $61,900.11 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENHOUSE, NANCY Employer name Village of Asharoken Amount $61,900.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JAMES Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $61,899.49 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKULA, BARBARA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,899.43 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, KAREN M Employer name Orange County Amount $61,899.33 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ALAN L Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $61,898.86 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGULAS, KENNETH L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $61,898.60 Date 12/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LORRAINE A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $61,898.59 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROSES, MAX Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $61,898.58 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, TAMMY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,898.41 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, PAUL C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $61,897.41 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, TAYLOR S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $61,897.32 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTINAT, MARGALIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,897.17 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANTHONY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,896.50 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESWORTH, ALAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,896.44 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONALD E Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,895.81 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LI Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $61,894.98 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PINTO, CHARLES J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $61,894.96 Date 06/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, IRA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,894.96 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, TERRENCE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,894.96 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RENEE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,894.96 Date 11/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,894.96 Date 03/01/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System