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 WRIGHT, KEVIN R Employer name Genesee County Amount $60,896.14 Date 10/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MEDERIC J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $60,896.12 Date 03/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, HOWARD M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $60,895.50 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIAPANE, DOMINIC Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,895.40 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILKS, NEIL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $60,895.34 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SYLVAN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,894.96 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, JOSHUA S Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $60,894.84 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINNEY, CRAIG Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $60,894.62 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRELLOS, NICHOLAS G Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $60,894.45 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $60,894.15 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, DIETER, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $60,894.08 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKI, ANNETTE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $60,893.96 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, NORMA J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $60,893.43 Date 03/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFOERTNER, JUDITH A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $60,893.40 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISOLAK, MICHAEL R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $60,893.37 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, FRANCISCO J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $60,893.31 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETOLA, THERESA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $60,892.78 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, LUCILA S Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $60,892.74 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $60,892.63 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOULCEY, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $60,892.38 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, EDWARD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $60,892.29 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DEREK C Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $60,892.22 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKSHAW, ROGER A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $60,892.21 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDHEAD, MICHAEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,891.87 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTHAZAR, ARCHIBAL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $60,891.84 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULLO, LAURIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,891.68 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKO, TAMMY J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $60,891.61 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIMANDO-SHELDON, SUSAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,891.43 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLING, EMILY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $60,891.22 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, MICHELLE A Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $60,891.12 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, ANNE Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $60,891.02 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CATHY Y Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,890.89 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $60,890.59 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, BABETTE A Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $60,890.54 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, JOSEPH M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $60,890.49 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULES, MERLENE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $60,889.61 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $60,889.34 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, SCOTT B Employer name Salem CSD Amount $60,888.76 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSILLA, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,888.37 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCI, ALEXANDER T Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $60,887.84 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELTSER, RAISA Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,887.62 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRANCHER, RICHARD J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $60,887.08 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETHERLEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,887.03 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAULINE C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $60,886.92 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEEVER, TRINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,886.58 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAND, SANDY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $60,886.36 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, ODEAN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,886.08 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $60,886.00 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,885.85 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, MARIO P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,885.85 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ASHANTA G Employer name Albany County Amount $60,885.84 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, DAVID J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $60,885.71 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JANET P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,885.60 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LORENA E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $60,885.54 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHELE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $60,885.49 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLAUS, EILEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,885.29 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CYNTHIA JEAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,885.15 Date 04/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITEL, REBECCA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,884.98 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SYLVIA O Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,884.78 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LIZANNE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,884.46 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MICHAEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,884.37 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCASCIO, TONI Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,884.17 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, GREGORY E Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $60,883.91 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURKOW, PETER E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,883.85 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCOLO, CYNTHIA D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $60,883.54 Date 01/31/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, ZACHARY A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $60,883.43 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEJADA, SAUDY V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,883.31 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGHITELLA, LOIS Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $60,883.28 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTER, DANA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,883.09 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANSKI, GEORGE J, III Employer name Albany County Amount $60,882.62 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, AJUNA K Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $60,882.61 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, SHAHNOOR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,882.41 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKEMEYER, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,882.12 Date 02/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSIMO, DOMENICK A, III Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,882.02 Date 11/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, CHERYL M Employer name Erie County Amount $60,881.95 Date 07/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUME, CLINTON J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,881.90 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUISH, STEPHEN A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $60,881.87 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BARBARA A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $60,881.78 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONYAK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $60,881.76 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, BRIAN W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,881.37 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, LAUREEN R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,881.36 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, JUSTIN H Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $60,881.36 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DAKE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,881.13 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLEY, JUSTIN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,881.09 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, KIMBERLY R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,880.81 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,880.72 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, JONATHAN B Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $60,880.60 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULMIS, KESNEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,880.39 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MATTHEW H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,880.30 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETTE, JOSEPH D, JR Employer name Legislative Library Amount $60,880.21 Date 06/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPITELLI, JOSEPH Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $60,880.00 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFASO, CAROLE M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $60,880.00 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, STEVEN J Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $60,880.00 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOCKE, WILLIAM E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,879.76 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, MICHAEL A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $60,879.58 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARGEL, ANDREA G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $60,879.41 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALZIEL, JOHN S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,879.25 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARSZLAK, JANET J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,879.18 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, EVAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,878.73 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORENO, LINDA M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $60,878.17 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System