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 TERRY, COLLEEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,189.62 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIN, CHARLES J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,189.01 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, WILLIAM R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,188.65 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, SUSAN A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $61,188.22 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,187.75 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDROSE, LINDSAY S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $61,187.50 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, ALEX C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,187.42 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSWALD, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $61,187.36 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNEN, GINA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $61,186.99 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMIG, JEROME E Employer name City of Watertown Amount $61,186.98 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MARLENE M Employer name Orleans County Amount $61,186.95 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,186.85 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, TINA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,186.85 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOOJA, SHUBHINDER S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $61,186.22 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, JAMES M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $61,185.88 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCUE, JUDENE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,185.60 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCHIERI, DEREK T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,184.93 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VARNWAY, RYAN D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $61,184.66 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDETTE, JODI D Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $61,184.09 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $61,183.84 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MICHAEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,183.82 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, MIKAL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $61,183.67 Date 08/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUBERNAT, LINDY SUE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,183.29 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPERT, KATHLEEN R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,182.96 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISTOFF, ADAM J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $61,182.67 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUSER, LARRY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $61,182.31 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, SEWRE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,181.83 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LISA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,181.80 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, TODD C Employer name Village of Victor Amount $61,181.68 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, SHALYN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $61,181.59 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LISA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $61,181.45 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LESLIE Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $61,181.34 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMOPOULOS, AGNES ANN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $61,181.00 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACKEL, MARYJANE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $61,181.00 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABEEB, RICHARD F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,180.78 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TERRAINE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $61,180.65 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, JUAN Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $61,179.90 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENMAYER, BENJAMIN A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $61,179.81 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURIST, RENEE Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,179.80 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERKLAVEC, ANDREA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $61,179.64 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILILLO, NICOLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,179.61 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, THOMAS M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $61,179.15 Date 03/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONANNO, JAMES V Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $61,178.78 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSMON, BRIAN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $61,178.76 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHARLES R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,178.71 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRINO, ROBERT V Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $61,178.48 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RICHARD W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,178.46 Date 08/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTELL, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $61,178.36 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, ANGELA J Employer name Village of Brookville Amount $61,177.87 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMANN, MATTHEW A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $61,177.82 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NEVILLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,177.60 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORITANI, PAMELA K Employer name Department of State Amount $61,177.59 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ASTON N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,177.51 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBIENIECKI, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $61,177.32 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $61,177.30 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, KORINNE N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,177.26 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, JULIE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,177.13 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESNAK, CHRIS Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $61,177.01 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILKEY, TINA E Employer name Erie County Amount $61,176.81 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JUNG K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,176.69 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIN, ALAN I Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,176.55 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIS, DARLENE Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $61,176.52 Date 01/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL-WOOLSON, LAURA C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $61,176.49 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, COLETHA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,176.39 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE-PLANT, LAURA L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $61,176.34 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINKLE, CHARLES A Employer name City of Albany Amount $61,176.22 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREWS, BRANDON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,176.03 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, BARBARA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,176.01 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, SUSAN C Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $61,175.71 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREYS, TAYLOR L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $61,175.60 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, RAYMOND O, JR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,175.43 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, MARK R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $61,175.37 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, DANIELLE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $61,175.29 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, BRENDA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,175.00 Date 07/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIN, KELLY A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $61,174.83 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MARY E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $61,174.79 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABORNERO, DAVID Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,174.77 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, STANLEY A Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $61,174.41 Date 02/22/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MEGAN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,174.31 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, CHARMAIN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,174.28 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRANGA, DANIEL J Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $61,174.04 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEAN W Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,173.92 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,173.73 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,173.69 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, MARTIN Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $61,173.55 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANGER, ANDREA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,173.53 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAUERHEIM, CARL W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $61,173.45 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, TAMMY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,173.01 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIOVI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,172.58 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, YVONNE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $61,172.52 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, JEBADIAH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $61,172.28 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GENE E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,172.19 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, QUONETHIA S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $61,171.88 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, SARAH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,171.65 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLNESS, SHARLAINE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $61,171.52 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ROSEMARY Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $61,171.45 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCANDOLA, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,171.43 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LILA Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $61,170.51 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHCHEGELSKIY, VASYL Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $61,170.29 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SCOTT J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $61,170.20 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System