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 AMO, TIMOTHY A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $61,024.84 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSAM, CRAIG R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $61,024.67 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASKEW, JEFFERY D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,024.08 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUCHLER, PAUL E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,023.95 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, MARCUS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,023.94 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBBIE, ANGELA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $61,023.59 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, WILLIAM G Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $61,023.46 Date 11/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ANDREW R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $61,023.31 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGGOLD, WANDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,022.95 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, THOMAS M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,022.81 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, GAIL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,022.68 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINISCE, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $61,022.68 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,022.62 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, DONALD J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,022.26 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,022.07 Date 06/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, EDNALEE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,022.00 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGDAG, MOUHCINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,021.91 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CALLAGHAN, DONNA M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $61,021.16 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL H Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $61,020.97 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ANDREW R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $61,020.80 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZEL, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,020.64 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZZELL, SARAH E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $61,020.62 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, LINDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,020.60 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JOSEPH A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,020.40 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARK E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,020.22 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUIRE, BRIAN C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $61,020.12 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZOPFI, JAY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,019.64 Date 05/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EARL L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $61,019.59 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, CHARLES D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,018.79 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARRYL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,018.46 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGASON, ANDREA L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,018.44 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $61,018.38 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, ANTHONY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $61,018.30 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,018.22 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCIA, JOSEPH Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $61,018.13 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, ROBERT J Employer name Allegany County Amount $61,017.78 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MELANIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,017.52 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, JILL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,017.39 Date 11/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERROHN L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,017.34 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAGLER, TODD A Employer name Niagara County Amount $61,017.12 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $61,017.10 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, STEPHEN Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $61,016.93 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, SHANNON L Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $61,016.93 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNS, RENEE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,016.49 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, LYSTRA D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $61,016.27 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROSA N Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $61,016.18 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, GERALD A Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $61,016.04 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, SHAKIM Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $61,016.02 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $61,015.97 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, MARTA I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,015.64 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, PAMELA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,015.25 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ANM NAZMUL H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $61,015.22 Date 03/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ADAM J Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $61,015.11 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLINEAUX, JEANINA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,015.09 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATAFORA, PAUL S, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,014.94 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERFEL, ALCIRA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $61,014.85 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTIRAKOS, DIMITRI Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $61,014.60 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, SUSAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,014.53 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRIAN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,014.40 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RICHARD Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $61,014.27 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIHER, KATHLEEN E Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $61,014.02 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, HEIDI N Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $61,013.70 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, DEBORA J Employer name Columbia County Amount $61,013.41 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETLING, ROBERT A Employer name Mastic Beach Fire District Amount $61,013.13 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,012.69 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, KELLY M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,012.37 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVITSKY, STEPHANIE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $61,011.72 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN-SCOTT, JENNA D Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $61,011.61 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, KYLE D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $61,011.30 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCONE, EDWARD J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,011.15 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUCKE, MELLORA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $61,010.95 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, HERMINIO Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $61,010.95 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT-BAILEY, DONNA E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,010.87 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRELLA, FILOMENA T Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $61,010.79 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JEORY A Employer name Broome County Amount $61,010.76 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DANIELLE LARA Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $61,010.59 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWSLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,010.51 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, IREYNA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $61,010.48 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, DAVID F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,010.36 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, JASON M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,009.84 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, CLEOFE, JR Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $61,009.82 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, GIULIO A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $61,009.78 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJNIK, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,009.65 Date 12/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ETHAN Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $61,009.59 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $61,009.24 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, JOSEPH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,009.14 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $61,009.05 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS ENGEL, KELLY C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,008.38 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KREG C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $61,007.97 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, NICOLE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,007.81 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEDSOE, FREDERICK A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $61,007.57 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, THOMAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,007.56 Date 01/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAND, JENNIFER M Employer name Columbia County Amount $61,007.50 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MAHMOOD A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $61,007.46 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFLER, ERIK M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,007.46 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, KENNETH Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,007.46 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIPVORATRUM, LINDA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,007.46 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, BRITTANY G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,007.46 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIRNOVA, IRINA Employer name Education Department Amount $61,007.46 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKES, HASEA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $61,007.46 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System