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 THIEL, BERNADETTE C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $60,839.40 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MARK R, SR Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $60,839.10 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $60,839.03 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $60,838.82 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRESTONE, JAMES S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,838.72 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, JASON T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,838.72 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, PANIKA Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $60,838.72 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDONI, JENNIFER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,838.72 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMELDORPH, MARK B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,838.72 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIVER, JASON K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,838.72 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGREST, MATTHEW K Employer name Education Department Amount $60,838.72 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECKE, SUSAN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,838.59 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DEANNA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,838.43 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, SANDRA D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,838.34 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ALLISSA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,838.33 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKNEY, DWAYNE Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $60,838.25 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA-SOTO, VICTORIA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,837.85 Date 06/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ALLISON I Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $60,837.74 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, DONNA L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $60,837.66 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, BRADLEY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,837.05 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JAMES G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,836.90 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, RUSSELL L Employer name Broome County Amount $60,836.78 Date 01/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LAKYSHA R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,836.71 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVAIA, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,836.32 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, PATRICK T Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,836.09 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, JEFFREY M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $60,835.86 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIA, MARY Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $60,835.59 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, BRYAN D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $60,835.48 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, TERENCE P Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $60,835.39 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, CHERYL A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,835.35 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $60,835.28 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLASKI, EDWARD M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $60,835.25 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, JEREMY T Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $60,835.15 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,835.08 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYTKUS, JOSHUA A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $60,835.04 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, PAMELA A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $60,834.79 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRACO, FRANK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,834.71 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESKINEN, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $60,834.55 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, NICOLE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,834.43 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KENNY C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $60,834.37 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,834.30 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, LAWRENCE R Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $60,834.08 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFRED, DELIVRANCIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,833.96 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMOND, AMANDA J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $60,833.72 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOPEE, NUTAN Employer name Orange County Amount $60,833.67 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDISON, CAMILLE D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,833.25 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MARTHA Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $60,833.06 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEITH L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,832.95 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCE, MARIE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,832.20 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, MARK O Employer name Office of General Services Amount $60,832.15 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, JOHN Employer name Erie County Amount $60,832.15 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,832.10 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, CATHERINE E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $60,831.81 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERON, MARIE KETTY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,831.31 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLERSCH, KRAIG J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,831.25 Date 06/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADBURY, LESTER J Employer name Town of Union Amount $60,831.04 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, JULIA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,830.79 Date 03/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, JAMES J Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $60,830.76 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, HEATHER L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,829.34 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,829.06 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, DAVID D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $60,829.06 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,828.97 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASULLO, KIM A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $60,828.96 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBREMSKI, ALEXANDRA S Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $60,828.92 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, ROBERT E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $60,828.81 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, JASON A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $60,828.32 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADA, ABDULLAHI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,828.00 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JESSICA B Employer name Albany County Amount $60,827.82 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANSKY, BARBARA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,827.63 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LANCIER D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $60,826.84 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARTON, SHARON Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $60,826.69 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JESSICA A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $60,826.27 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, DAVID W Employer name City of Troy Amount $60,826.15 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, ERIN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,826.12 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, ROBIN L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,825.81 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WATTERS, JOHN H Employer name Albany County Amount $60,825.48 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKES, ISABEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,825.43 Date 11/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, JEFFREY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $60,825.38 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHAM, STACEY J Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $60,824.91 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THONY, NICHOLAS E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $60,824.76 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, JEFFREY T Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.60 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDNER, ERIC S Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $60,824.58 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSOONDAR, LAKSHMI Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,824.57 Date 08/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, STEVEN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.57 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, ADA S L Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.56 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, CELESTE Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.54 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, SHARNETTE Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.54 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CARMEN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.53 Date 11/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBER, DENICE G Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.52 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIMI, JOSEPHINE G Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.51 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, JAMES J Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.50 Date 04/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNG, FRANK Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.50 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, SHARON E Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.49 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMONT, DAISY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.49 Date 01/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCIONE, VERONICA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.47 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $60,824.37 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTT, DEBORAH J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $60,824.33 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACITO, JOHN F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $60,824.22 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-GOLEY, EVA P Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,824.02 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, TYRONE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $60,823.71 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System