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 REAGAN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Village of Waddington Amount $60,478.36 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, VENECIAK Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $60,478.32 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, DAVID T Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,478.14 Date 01/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MIKE D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $60,477.83 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKIN, STEVEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $60,477.59 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COMB, WILLIAM S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $60,477.16 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TRACY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,476.80 Date 03/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, SHAWN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,476.60 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DEBORAH Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,476.56 Date 10/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PATRICIA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,476.55 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLEY, KARA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,476.54 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, VINCENT J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $60,476.54 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNER, MORGAN F Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $60,476.23 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, MATTHEW A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,476.22 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMOL, MICHELE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,476.05 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBUS, ANTHONY F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,475.98 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNE, SHERLEY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,475.14 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, STEVEN A Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $60,475.14 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLER, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,474.43 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, TANYA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,474.43 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFFNER, ERNEST C Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,474.43 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KID, MARIANNE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,474.43 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, PATRICK C Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,474.43 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JENNIFER E Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,474.43 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, CLAUDIO Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,474.26 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, AMANDA E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,474.22 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHT, DANIEL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,473.69 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RALPH, ANDREW R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,473.50 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAND, SHAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $60,473.04 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VANESSA L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $60,473.01 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGAAS, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $60,472.78 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOMPUS, MOSHE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,472.50 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DANIAL D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $60,472.45 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEETE, JULIET J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $60,472.31 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTSCH, JENNIFER L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,472.16 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONES, KENNETH W Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $60,472.07 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORBELLO, JESSICA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $60,471.91 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DOROTHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $60,471.88 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, MICHAEL B Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $60,471.79 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELKA, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $60,471.71 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $60,471.55 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, KEITH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,471.42 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHERN, THOMAS, JR Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $60,471.16 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIERS, BRIAN H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,471.10 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, PATRICIA C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $60,471.04 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBILE, FRANK L, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $60,470.98 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISE, JOSEPH R Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $60,470.94 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOYA, YADER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $60,470.93 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGE, WILLIAM L Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $60,470.49 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMER, SHA-HAN R Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $60,469.98 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $60,469.60 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALLEN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $60,469.57 Date 04/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, DENNIS P Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $60,469.55 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JUDY K Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $60,469.50 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, JOHN P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,469.44 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACON, TAMMY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,469.39 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURABITO, SALVATORE V, JR Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $60,469.16 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGNOLI, ROCCO A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $60,468.84 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTLER, ANA C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,468.30 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, LAURA B Employer name Washington County Amount $60,467.75 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILBERT, RACHEL K Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $60,467.70 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEZIK, CARLY D Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $60,467.32 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTH, FAITH L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $60,467.24 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIELICKI, RICHARD V Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $60,466.80 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,466.62 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, BARBARA A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $60,466.57 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,466.28 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINCK, MICHAEL W Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $60,466.02 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, FRANK Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $60,465.85 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERETTO, JOHN D, II Employer name Niagara County Amount $60,465.80 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, THOMAS J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $60,465.80 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZKO, KARIN R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,465.37 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLONCE, JEAN D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $60,465.11 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, MATTHEW J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,465.07 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIAFRIDDA, PETER J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $60,464.66 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLA, LINDA M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $60,464.57 Date 04/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON-AUSTIN, INGRID L Employer name Albany County Amount $60,464.45 Date 08/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNER, RICHARD L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,464.43 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANDO, TINA M Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $60,464.38 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENSTADT, CAROLYN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,464.28 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ARAJEAN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $60,463.74 Date 07/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NANCY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,463.42 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPA, BARTLEY Employer name Broome County Amount $60,462.92 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS-MARX, ANNE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $60,462.85 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETSCH, CHRISTY Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $60,462.82 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOHN W Employer name Niagara County Amount $60,462.68 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANGELLA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $60,462.67 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LAUREN JO Employer name Niagara County Amount $60,462.66 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, CRAIG M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,462.47 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, SHERON Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,462.32 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GLENN D Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $60,462.25 Date 04/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABEDZ, RANDALL E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,462.16 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, CATHY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $60,462.11 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, LINDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,462.08 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, WILLIAM K Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $60,462.00 Date 07/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZENKO, JENNIFER C Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $60,461.99 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMETH, DAVID J Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,461.74 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDZIORA, NANCY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $60,461.70 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWCROSS, BRUCE E, JR Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $60,461.46 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, CHARLES S Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $60,461.20 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System