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 DAWLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $60,952.25 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, JAMES L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,951.29 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GREGORIA, JOHN M, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,951.01 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLELAND D Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $60,950.77 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, APRIL L Employer name Putnam County Amount $60,950.71 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOFF, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $60,950.67 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, STEPHANIE Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $60,950.42 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMANDY, PATRICIA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,950.29 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DERRICK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,950.18 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATREILLE, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $60,950.18 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEJO, AURORA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,949.83 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKLU, THAMESH V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,949.57 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SCOTTY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $60,949.56 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOP, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,949.54 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSON, DEBRA A Employer name Albany County Amount $60,949.42 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, STEPHEN, III Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,949.16 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILENA, MARY T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,948.63 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAIM, CANSU Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,948.51 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWERS, MARIELLEN Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $60,948.18 Date 05/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, BRIANNA M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $60,948.18 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, THOMAS S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $60,948.17 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RANDY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $60,947.90 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, RAY V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,947.70 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, ANDREW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,947.47 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, MORTON Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $60,947.36 Date 08/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, DAVID C, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $60,947.15 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBOT, CARLEY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,947.07 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANGIARDO, JOHN L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,946.45 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, ALFRED Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $60,945.27 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHENTNER, TERI R Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,944.94 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, TRAVIS C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,944.84 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, DAVID J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $60,944.55 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ROSEMARIE E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $60,944.42 Date 02/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELISKI, ANGELA R Employer name City of Troy Amount $60,944.08 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCZON, URSZULA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,943.21 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIC, JASON Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $60,943.10 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, PATRICIA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $60,942.61 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENTNALL, VICKI L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,942.24 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALINSKI, KRYSTIAN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.12 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, KELLIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.11 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, ERIN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.11 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARK, JACOB R Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.10 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTURK, ERIN K Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.10 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURANTE, ABRAM A Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.10 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADES, JARRID E Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.09 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTA, ADRIAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,942.09 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, ALISON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.08 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MAXWELL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.08 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIATT, TRACIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,942.08 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYLAND, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $60,941.92 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUECKERT, HOLLY S Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $60,941.91 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KEVIN D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,941.78 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, ROBERT A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,941.61 Date 09/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, BRIAN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,941.42 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVE, DIANE R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,941.09 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOCKIE, JUDITH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,941.09 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKES, WILLIAM J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $60,940.61 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENGELER, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $60,940.59 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, RICHARD S Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $60,940.42 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, JOHN F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,940.30 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARY CATHERINE STOLLAR Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $60,940.13 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $60,939.88 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $60,939.80 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, GABRIELLE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,939.60 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $60,939.29 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LOUIS A Employer name Albany County Amount $60,938.98 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATREMORE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of Chazy Amount $60,938.80 Date 07/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,938.75 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DIANA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $60,938.42 Date 08/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLEMAN, BRANDYN C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,938.32 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPON, JOHN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,938.17 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARRY, RANDY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,938.03 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, EDWARD Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,938.00 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMORE, KENDRICK M, SR Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $60,937.18 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDALES, BENITO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $60,937.14 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, ALEXANDRA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,937.12 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, ANTHONY S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $60,937.08 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, TAMARA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,936.95 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, BETH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,936.94 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KYLE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,936.69 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREISCHEL, ELLEN E Employer name Town of Eden Amount $60,936.68 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,936.65 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $60,936.51 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, DAVID J Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $60,936.36 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, ROCHELLE B Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $60,936.35 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,936.24 Date 06/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDS, ADAM J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $60,936.10 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, CYNTHIA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $60,936.00 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JAMES F Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,935.82 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUCHUCA, JAIME R Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $60,935.00 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXIDO, TIMOTHY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,934.75 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLAM, JEREMY O Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $60,934.30 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, BETTY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,934.21 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, PATRICE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,933.71 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, KISHA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $60,933.63 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVES, KRISTA Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $60,933.34 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYCHALSKI, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $60,933.30 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, CHARLENE K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,933.28 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LAURA J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $60,933.18 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINES, EDWARD T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,933.01 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System