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 MILLS, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $61,596.30 Date 10/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYL, EUGENE J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $61,595.79 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGRAN, FERNANDO Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $61,595.79 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, ELYSE B Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $61,595.51 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, LEONARD R Employer name Albany County Amount $61,595.19 Date 03/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, AMY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,594.58 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISENBURG, MATTHEW R Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $61,594.09 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLITHORPE, JESSICA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,593.85 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,593.84 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CARA L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $61,593.79 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, HANNAH K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $61,593.65 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSA, SHARON L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,593.16 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TERENCE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $61,592.67 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JONATHAN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,592.53 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNER, ROBERT Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $61,592.43 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFORDS, LAWRENCE E Employer name Warren County Amount $61,591.75 Date 01/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIAVIA, THOMAS Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $61,591.73 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, JOSHUA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,591.64 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZAK, ZOFIA Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $61,591.34 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOYCE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $61,591.20 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTON, BARRY L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,590.88 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO-FOTE, MELLISSA A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $61,590.87 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEHLIC, ASMIRA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $61,590.63 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREANA, FRANK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $61,590.26 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTER, ANGELA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,589.63 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, STEVEN G Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $61,589.34 Date 02/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIPINTI, SHAWN M Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $61,589.20 Date 06/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDLER, MATTHEW D Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,588.90 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, JOHN E Employer name Seneca County Amount $61,588.84 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, WILLIAM L Employer name Orange County Amount $61,588.66 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENTAS, ALEX M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $61,588.50 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELY, DASHANA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $61,588.48 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, JEFFREY L Employer name Education Department Amount $61,588.25 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORRI, ANNA-CARINA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $61,588.16 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, NELSON H Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,588.02 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACTI, ANTHONY C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $61,587.82 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTZ, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $61,586.96 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBER, JOSEPH W Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,586.93 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERMAN, JANET E Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $61,586.91 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, WILLIAM R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $61,586.56 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DAVID M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $61,586.46 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, RONALD C, JR Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $61,585.10 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, WAYNE E , JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,585.02 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GILBERT W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,584.93 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHAEL E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $61,584.93 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, STACY L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,584.82 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JAHMAR B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $61,584.79 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLSON, DIANE P Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $61,584.74 Date 02/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, JOSEPH P Employer name Columbia County Amount $61,584.57 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, KRISTEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,584.50 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORIZZO, NANCY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,584.01 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, THOMAS J Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,583.40 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBROCK, MARTHA L Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $61,582.72 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, EILEEN L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $61,582.44 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GERALDINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,582.44 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALKA, ANTHONY G Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $61,582.42 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, DAVID M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $61,582.39 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, CASSANDRA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,582.34 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD-TRENTINI, TINA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $61,581.75 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $61,581.60 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGGS, DAVID A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $61,580.80 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, KERRI L Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $61,580.60 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEMAN, MARLENE Employer name Erie County Amount $61,580.46 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ALICIA N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,580.16 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, GENNARO Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $61,579.73 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERING, MELINDA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $61,579.72 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KATHERINE P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,579.43 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKIEWICH, PETER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $61,579.19 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULMER, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $61,579.07 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGERSCHAFER, ANNE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,578.95 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUEST, SUSAN F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,578.51 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERNARDO, ANTHONY R Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $61,578.22 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $61,578.06 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDOR, TONIA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $61,577.71 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $61,576.90 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SETH P Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $61,576.58 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, DENISE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,576.52 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MEG H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,576.40 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARJORIE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $61,576.37 Date 10/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALACHOWSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,575.84 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THELUSMA, WILLEM Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,575.52 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JON T Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $61,575.00 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, WILLIAM C Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $61,574.97 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSON, DALE C Employer name Massena CSD Amount $61,574.92 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, JOHN Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,574.91 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGELOSI, MICHELE A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $61,574.90 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORELLIS, ROMAINE A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $61,574.88 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $61,574.84 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOORHEES, BRUCE W Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $61,574.80 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUR, KEITH S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,574.56 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEY, CHING-TING Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $61,574.43 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, MATTHEW L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $61,574.28 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JAMES E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $61,574.07 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, STEPHEN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $61,574.00 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBERT, SARAH J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,573.84 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOVER, AARON P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,573.84 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, MICHAEL F Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $61,573.78 Date 11/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEHLE, AMBER M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $61,573.23 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, MARQUETTA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $61,572.57 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBARERI, DOMINICK S Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $61,572.52 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System