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 FAROOQ, OLIVE M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $60,623.04 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CATHERINE Employer name Putnam County Amount $60,622.99 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, FELIX Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $60,622.90 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTY, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,622.88 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DONNA L Employer name Yates County Amount $60,622.43 Date 10/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISZ, MAYER Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $60,622.43 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, LEEANNE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $60,622.02 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFETORGBOR, LUCKY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,621.69 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MARY E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,620.88 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELESIO, FRANCISCO Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $60,620.79 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARTLY, AMANDA E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,620.74 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANSTON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,620.48 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEVEN A Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $60,620.44 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIESLER, JOHN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,620.41 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, GENEVA MARIE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,620.35 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, AUSTIN D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,620.33 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIZ, THOMAS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,620.25 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORKIN, DEBORAH L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $60,620.13 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, LINDA Employer name Yonkers Indust Devel Agcy Amount $60,620.04 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, DEBRA M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $60,620.00 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTE, SYLVIA G Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $60,619.97 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFLETT, MICHAEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,619.62 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, WILLIAM Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $60,619.26 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DIANE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,619.15 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, JONATHAN W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,619.07 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DANIEL T Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $60,618.29 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VICTORIA K Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $60,618.16 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CAMILLE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,618.06 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRODROMAKIS, ROSANNA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $60,617.61 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARFSCHWERDT, WENDY Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $60,617.61 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JANICE L Employer name Andes CSD Amount $60,617.60 Date 11/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAN, BERT F, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $60,617.35 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, LYNN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,617.35 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JEREMIAH J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $60,617.33 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBING, JASON W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,617.09 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAZEY, MICHAEL K Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,616.76 Date 07/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, DESMOND C Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $60,616.64 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,616.45 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, FRANCES M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,616.38 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ROBERT G Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $60,616.18 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $60,614.71 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LORI J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,614.55 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIFF, SUSAN J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $60,614.55 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMINO, THOMAS N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,614.19 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOSE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,614.06 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, NICOLE M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $60,613.94 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, SCOTT L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $60,613.64 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZARO, CAROL K Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $60,613.45 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, PERRY A Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $60,613.40 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARZYCH, MARY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,613.34 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOHN E Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,613.26 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDON, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,613.25 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNIK, MONIQUE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $60,613.21 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENFROE, JENNIFER Y Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $60,612.91 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KEITH L Employer name Erie County Amount $60,612.38 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, TANIKA R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $60,612.24 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, STEVEN P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,612.02 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $60,611.74 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, WINNFRED P Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $60,611.48 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BILLY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $60,610.97 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YELENIS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,610.51 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, JANET A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $60,610.48 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $60,610.43 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $60,610.38 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTEMOSE, JOHN E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $60,609.98 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, MEGAN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,609.90 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCZ, DEAN F Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $60,609.77 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $60,609.75 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASSNER, ARLENE M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $60,609.41 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MICCO, FRANCES Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $60,609.31 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNIAK, MATTHEW A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $60,609.18 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, GERALD A Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $60,608.82 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM H Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $60,608.79 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHOU, NICOLE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,608.71 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATOE, VENUS B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOMA, EDWARD G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, NAOMI B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUREN, DARRYL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARFIELD, MARIA AURORA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JANE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, DINA B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SARAMMA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 11/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WALDRON F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIRIAM Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 08/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARF, TONI D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, DAWN E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHNSON K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,608.10 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, MARILYN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $60,608.10 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, ROBERT S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,608.10 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Washington County Amount $60,608.07 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECKEL, DENISE Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $60,607.81 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, KEVIN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,607.70 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JIMMIE R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $60,607.33 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KARLA N Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,607.14 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ELANA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,607.10 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWANICK, KRISTI L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,606.92 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLINCHEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $60,606.81 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFORTY, JAMES A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $60,606.73 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, DANIELLE N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,606.65 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TROY J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $60,606.54 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System