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 SCOTT, ANNISSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,084.67 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCAT, CHARLES E Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $61,084.38 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, CHARLOTTE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,084.33 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, LISA D Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $61,084.31 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWDEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,084.08 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATLIFF, ROBERT C, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,083.90 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ROGER C, IV Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,083.89 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, NICHOLAS A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $61,083.83 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD-KROL, JANICE E Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,083.54 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODBIELSKI, MICHELLE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,083.14 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,082.94 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $61,082.89 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONE, ADAM Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $61,082.84 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIO, MAUREEN F Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $61,082.76 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, KAMIE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $61,082.72 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, MANUEL A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $61,082.68 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYKO, MANUEL C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $61,082.60 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRUZZESE, DONNA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,082.57 Date 06/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, STEPHEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $61,082.55 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ANTHONY L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $61,082.38 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, JOCELYN M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $61,082.14 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, JONATHAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,081.58 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAT, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,081.44 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAIDI, AZHAR H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $61,081.16 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHALEIRA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,081.03 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANILLA, PEDRO Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $61,080.63 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, DENNIS H Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $61,080.56 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, TRACY L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $61,080.41 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DAWN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,080.02 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, PORFIRIO Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $61,079.88 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RANDALL L Employer name Broome County Amount $61,079.52 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, NICOLE C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $61,079.44 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEM, LEA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $61,079.15 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, LAURIE A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $61,079.00 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETTS, SHANA J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,078.81 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIETANA, DAVID T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $61,078.78 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVA, HERMIONNE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,078.73 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIER, DONNA M Employer name Broome County Amount $61,078.68 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, JASON V Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $61,078.50 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEFANO, JEFFREY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,078.11 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAN, MD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $61,077.57 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDUSO, JOSEPH P Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $61,077.57 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERTON, COURTNEY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,077.39 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, TIMOTHY E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $61,077.37 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, CALEIGH R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $61,076.56 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUELL, SAUNDRA Employer name Financial Control B0Ard Amount $61,076.33 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAPF, LISA A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $61,076.30 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, RAFAEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,076.13 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, MARY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,075.97 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIASPARRA, SHEILA T Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $61,075.57 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMPIE, JAMIE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $61,075.54 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIKE, GEORGE W, JR Employer name City of Norwich Amount $61,074.84 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, NANCY A Employer name Orange County Amount $61,073.90 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZODOY, MIKHAIL Y Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $61,073.58 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZAK, ALICIA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,073.46 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $61,073.36 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUS, WILLIAM L, SR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,072.90 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONONDONA, COLIN Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $61,072.59 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $61,072.49 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, JOANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $61,072.48 Date 05/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CHRISTINE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,071.68 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $61,071.54 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $61,071.46 Date 03/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, KATHRYN L Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $61,070.89 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWENAR, CHERYL A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $61,070.81 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, JOHN D Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $61,070.45 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, PETER O Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $61,070.44 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MICHAEL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,070.43 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,070.28 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, VANESSA A Employer name Orange County Amount $61,069.74 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, DENA L Employer name Orange County Amount $61,069.66 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSINI, ERIN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,069.57 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHERITA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $61,069.46 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, BART R Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $61,069.34 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPTA, JEREMIAH P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $61,069.25 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, FREDERICK D Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,069.23 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TANISHA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,068.69 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHAUN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $61,068.68 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, DONALD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,068.46 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-KERNIZANT, LURRESE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,067.92 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUE, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,067.84 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, PATRICIA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,067.18 Date 04/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-ROTH, MURIEL LYN Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,066.61 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIBLANCO, BELKIS M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,066.20 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SIM E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $61,066.16 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAVID N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $61,066.09 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, TONY W Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $61,065.51 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSNAK, GREGORY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,064.89 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, PRITI J Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,064.41 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES T, JR Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,064.22 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, LAURA P Employer name Madison County Amount $61,064.14 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, KELLEY S Employer name Madison County Amount $61,064.13 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, RYAN S Employer name Orleans County Amount $61,064.02 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DANIELLE R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,063.01 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKAY, IHARSA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $61,062.94 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNBACH, JUSTIN E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,062.88 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKER, RANDALL D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $61,062.86 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CAROL A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $61,062.56 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, KATHERINE E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $61,062.48 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, JAMES W Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $61,062.15 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System