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 DE VILLIER, PAMELA L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $61,300.13 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DUSTIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,299.92 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMPAIN, THOMAS G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,299.91 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, MAUREEN A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $61,299.90 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTRIDGE, STEVEN M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $61,299.63 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, MICHAEL S Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $61,299.30 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRONT, SANDRA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $61,299.24 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLENCHIA, ANITA J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, SUSAN M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CLAUDETTE J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARUOLO, HELAINE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYANGO, KARI L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSIDOMO, RITA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH-SCANTLEBURY, JANICE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPPIERI, CLAIRE A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $61,299.24 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBLANC, RICHARD M Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,298.99 Date 06/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GALL, PEGGY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,298.99 Date 08/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, SUZANNE E Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,298.92 Date 02/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENBUSCH, JOHN F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,298.38 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRINGLE, KEITH J Employer name Town of Saranac Amount $61,298.20 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSMAN, BOZENA T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,298.18 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESZCZYNSKI, SARAH J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $61,297.42 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCHIN, MAVIS D Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,297.25 Date 12/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAIRE, EBONY R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $61,296.74 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,296.67 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNEGAY, RICKEY L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $61,296.65 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $61,296.60 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, MELISSA G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,296.49 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REACH, KATHLEEN L Employer name Erie County Amount $61,296.46 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUDILL, WILLARD A Employer name Steuben County Amount $61,296.32 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVAZANJIAN, LAURIE J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $61,296.16 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVELT, URSULA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,295.88 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JONATHAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,295.61 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSARD, ALFRED M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,295.34 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIS, CAROL L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $61,294.76 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGOR, LISA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $61,294.75 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ARLENE B Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $61,294.61 Date 10/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPP, KAREN Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,294.57 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, STEVEN G Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $61,294.37 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATERMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $61,294.31 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MORRIS G, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $61,294.04 Date 11/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POL, WAYNE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $61,293.99 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, VALERIE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $61,293.89 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPICO, DAVID M Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,293.86 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, JIWAN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,293.23 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, STEVEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,292.99 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARPENTINE, KIM A Employer name Orleans County Amount $61,292.97 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PAUL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,292.56 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHATIB, SARI H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,292.53 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, VINCENT P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,292.47 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, MICHELLE K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,292.37 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTY, JOHN J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,292.24 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, LIZA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,292.24 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, HEIDI S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,292.03 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, SHAWN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $61,291.93 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOLALLEVI, STEPHEN D Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $61,291.90 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, SCOTT C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $61,291.85 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, GREGORY J Employer name Erie County Amount $61,291.79 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CORNELIUS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,291.71 Date 11/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, WILLIAM P Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $61,291.48 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDACHT, ALLISON P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $61,291.27 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNELL, HEATHER L Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,290.76 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDAWAY, AUGUSTINA B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,290.58 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $61,290.38 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUITT, MARK A Employer name Village of Alden Amount $61,290.15 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANELLA, GUY T Employer name Village of New York Mills Amount $61,290.02 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARK E Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $61,289.78 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JILL D Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $61,289.25 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, KURT A Employer name Town of Victor Amount $61,288.92 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO, STEVEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $61,288.80 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, KURT R Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $61,288.53 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUBNER, JUSTIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,288.49 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JONATHAN B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $61,288.47 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, EAMONN P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,288.44 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOY, MAURICE E Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $61,288.36 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILUNGA, AIMEE L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $61,288.17 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, YVONNE B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $61,287.97 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIDGE, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $61,287.80 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $61,287.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDL, TODD D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $61,287.80 Date 01/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, SCOTT P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $61,287.71 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, ELLEN J Employer name West Babylon Fire District Amount $61,287.15 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANGENBURG, DENNIS K Employer name Tioga County Amount $61,286.22 Date 08/31/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONANNO, PETER, JR Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $61,286.12 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MATTHEW M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $61,285.83 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, GREGORY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,285.49 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLEUR, DOROTHY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $61,285.18 Date 07/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, NELLIE R Employer name Warren County Amount $61,285.15 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMEISTER, SCOTT M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $61,285.07 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $61,285.04 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $61,284.78 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPEZZUTI, DEBORAH A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,284.65 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULRY, JOSEPH W Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $61,284.62 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEN, NURYS Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,284.50 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, TERRY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,284.46 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, DANIELLE S Employer name Court of Claims Amount $61,284.19 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEBELER, THOMAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,283.91 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, TIMOTHY J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,283.83 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MADELEINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,283.42 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, MICHAEL S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $61,283.37 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System