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 WOLTMAN, BRIAN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,662.10 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ARNALDO J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $61,661.98 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWABY, VERNA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $61,661.93 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DENARSHA C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,661.62 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARNST, KELLY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $61,661.48 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARK W Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $61,661.34 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPACE, DENISE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $61,661.29 Date 09/07/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEKAMP, GARY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,660.87 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOLI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $61,660.55 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, DARREL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,660.45 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILSKI, LINDA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $61,660.01 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPEIS, FRANK L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $61,659.94 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVANO, MARIANA T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $61,659.89 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, LAURA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $61,659.54 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEO, RONALD J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $61,659.50 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERITA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $61,659.23 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DEBRA D Employer name Erie County Amount $61,658.96 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOHAN, DAVID A, III Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $61,658.30 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGLIN, REGINA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,658.22 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, CHARLENE T Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $61,658.21 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BEATRICE Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,658.08 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, RONALD Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $61,657.61 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, CINDY Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $61,657.61 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CYNTHIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,657.51 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISTO, JOSEPH C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $61,657.50 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTBY, LAURIE ANNE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,657.32 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, CINDY M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,657.14 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, SCOTT R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,657.00 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DIANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,656.72 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, TROY N Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $61,656.70 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, EDMUND J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,656.51 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANNA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $61,656.40 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP-BAGLEY, CAROL Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,656.29 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANELLI, CHRISTIAN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $61,656.24 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, DAVID P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $61,656.24 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON KRAMER, KELLY J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $61,656.12 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SHARON A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,656.11 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LYN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $61,655.87 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIN, SCOTT R Employer name Broome County Amount $61,655.64 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACELLI, JILL M Employer name Erie County Amount $61,655.27 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, MICHAEL P Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $61,655.20 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, BRANDON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,655.06 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAZIA, LOUIS P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $61,654.95 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JARED F Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $61,654.88 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TURKESSA K Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,654.63 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORIS, KEVIN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $61,654.47 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBAIRN, KELLY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,653.74 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, DOMINIC M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,653.45 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEREAUX, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $61,653.43 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RONALD J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,653.06 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, STANLEY B, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,652.72 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGG, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,652.58 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, ANGELA M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $61,652.35 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, KIM M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $61,652.35 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUSAN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,652.35 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PAUL G Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $61,652.04 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANNINO, LISA M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $61,651.69 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SHANEQUE A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $61,651.37 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, STEPHEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $61,651.01 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSE, YVONNE N Employer name Orange County Amount $61,650.99 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSH, KALIEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,650.68 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAGLIO, CAMILLE T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $61,649.79 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOSKI, NORA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,649.71 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUANO, JOSEPH T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,648.63 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGESON, ADAM T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,648.61 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, ESTEBAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $61,648.43 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, GARY M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $61,648.28 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ROBERT A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,648.07 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCHE, JASON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,648.04 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DENNIS J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $61,647.92 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, CHERRI M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $61,647.49 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENIZA, TERENCE LANCEL S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $61,647.22 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SANDRA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $61,647.21 Date 07/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHA, CLAIRE M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $61,646.80 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,646.79 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LAWRENCE T Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $61,646.61 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, WILLIAM M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $61,646.35 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUZZELLI, VITO S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,646.35 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JUDI L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,646.28 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREAS, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $61,645.97 Date 03/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, NATHAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,645.49 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEDOUX, ROGER Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $61,645.24 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDI, JOSEPH R Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $61,645.23 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, JOSEPH J Employer name Albany County Amount $61,645.18 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ANGELA E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $61,644.94 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, REBECCA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,644.17 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMAN, BARBARA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,643.91 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREFERE, JARED R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $61,643.87 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLHARDT, NICHELLE L Employer name Lewis Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $61,643.53 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERING, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $61,643.40 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, AMY P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $61,643.00 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONA, KATIE L Employer name Albany County Amount $61,642.93 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, THOMAS B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $61,642.59 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENEZES, INDROWTI P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,642.54 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PEGGY T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $61,642.52 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, ALLA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,642.08 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, LISA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $61,641.62 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSMAN, EILEEN P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $61,640.82 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESAHOVITZ, TOVA Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $61,640.80 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LINDSEY S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $61,640.42 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System