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 FELKER-HARRITY, KAREN S Employer name Cortland County Amount $60,823.52 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, PAMELA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $60,823.33 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DAVID M Employer name Albany County Amount $60,823.04 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, LUANNE A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $60,822.87 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINARO, MALLORY A Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $60,822.76 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTERBURN, VIRGINIA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,822.39 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONEAU, BRIAN L Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $60,822.36 Date 10/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMARK, JOHN Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $60,822.26 Date 09/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, CHRISTINA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,821.72 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, EDWARD J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $60,821.52 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, THOMAS R Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $60,821.35 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARVEY, TREVAILE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,821.26 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, YEHUDA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $60,821.26 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JANET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,821.21 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERFIELD, JOHN J, III Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,820.71 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, JAMES R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,820.63 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUNA, CATHERINE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $60,820.50 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KEVIN M, II Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,820.44 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, RONNIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,819.36 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, JULIE A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $60,819.24 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, S MICHELE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,819.09 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITKO, JAYNE V Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $60,818.45 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DOREEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,818.28 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, IVAN, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,818.25 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $60,818.09 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILL-DAVANZO, PATRICIA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $60,817.99 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, ARTHUR R Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $60,817.89 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, ESTHER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,817.60 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, EDWIN Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $60,817.60 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGHAN, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $60,817.52 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Oneida Amount $60,817.43 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SANDRA R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,817.15 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $60,816.80 Date 03/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JESSE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $60,816.67 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALRIDGE, MADALYN G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $60,816.63 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER-FLEMING, PATRICIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,816.41 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNER, SHANE C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $60,816.38 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMBDT, MARISOL Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $60,816.20 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, ROBERT Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,816.00 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORT, EVAN G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $60,815.83 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRACEY, CLYDE J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,815.49 Date 05/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABOL, STEPHEN H Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $60,815.09 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCHIO, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $60,815.04 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHOPADHYAY, GAUTAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $60,814.80 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGELSBERGER, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Webster Amount $60,814.78 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, KATHLEEN P Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $60,814.74 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORCZYCA, WENDY E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $60,814.66 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DENNIS M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $60,814.52 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROWN, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,814.46 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, FELICIA T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,814.45 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAREO, DINA L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $60,814.40 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROSE L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $60,814.40 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, MIKELLE L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $60,814.26 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHRBERG, WILLIAM Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $60,813.99 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, BLAKE R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,813.94 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARVEY, ROBERT E Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $60,813.84 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTONBERG, WENDY S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,813.24 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIMIGLIA, JEREMY D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,813.01 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, EDWIN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,812.95 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, RONALD G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,812.69 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, SHARON L Employer name Orange County Amount $60,812.67 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DAVID J Employer name Tioga County Amount $60,812.19 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLA, RENEE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $60,812.13 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, DOMINICK N Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $60,812.06 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, STEPHEN D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,811.98 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRPOLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,811.89 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSE, SUSAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,811.85 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENZIE, LESLIE P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,811.67 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, JOSE W Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $60,811.40 Date 02/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COADY, LORI A Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $60,810.90 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, FELICIA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $60,810.87 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONNIE D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,810.77 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ERICA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $60,810.68 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, MARVIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,810.30 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNICKI, MARTY D Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $60,810.18 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJKOWSKI, CHRISTINE E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $60,810.17 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARK W Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $60,810.01 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, JESSICA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,809.96 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, ALBERT D Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $60,809.94 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, CAROLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,809.83 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ROBERT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,809.76 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWICKI, DAVID B Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $60,809.71 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEBIANCO, SHARON F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,809.64 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, KRYSTEN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,809.54 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JAMES P Employer name Schoharie County Amount $60,809.50 Date 07/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, FRANK R Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $60,809.37 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANULAVICH, SCOTT C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $60,809.27 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ANDREW M Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,809.02 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $60,808.82 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, TREVOR E Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,808.65 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, KATHERINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,808.56 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSLER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,808.56 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, MERIDITH A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $60,808.41 Date 01/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDER, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $60,808.25 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, JEFFREY S Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $60,808.19 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, EDWARD W Employer name Madison County Amount $60,808.16 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ALEXIS M Employer name Orange County Amount $60,808.13 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, WALTER L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,807.75 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTAGIRONE, BENJAMIN Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,807.71 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,807.31 Date 07/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System