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 MOCNIAK, LORRAINE A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $60,375.59 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRE, SHANNON M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,375.41 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DEBORAH L Employer name City of Middletown Amount $60,375.40 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, SHANNON M Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,375.05 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHAEL J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $60,375.04 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, SETH M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,374.88 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTA, CAROL L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $60,374.87 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JISELA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,374.70 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, KELLI CM Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,374.38 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JENNIFER Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $60,374.35 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDSON, MARILYN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $60,374.05 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBER, NANCY E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $60,373.87 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, KAMILAH B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $60,373.76 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIDOR, TIFFANY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,373.43 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALUCH, AMANDA B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,373.12 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERRO, DENISE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,372.64 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, EDWARD J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $60,372.25 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEEGOR, KAREN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $60,372.25 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOON, JAMES E Employer name Town of Victor Amount $60,372.18 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOLUKOS, CINDY M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,371.89 Date 07/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTUM, RONALD A Employer name Village of Depew Amount $60,371.55 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCARO, JEREMY J Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $60,371.49 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UVAYDOV, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,371.32 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANIS, LAURA D Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $60,370.87 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, REBECCA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $60,370.82 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFFNER, BETH A Employer name Orange County Amount $60,370.77 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISZKO, LOUANN Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $60,370.63 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, DIANA L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $60,370.63 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, MELISSA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,370.55 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRZANOWSKI, KRISTY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,370.26 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERAN, THERESE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,370.22 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,370.21 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, JOHN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,369.75 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUTZ, COURTNEY L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $60,369.68 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEV, NINA ANNA V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $60,369.61 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENETTE, LUECINDA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $60,369.61 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $60,369.52 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACEK, MICHAEL A Employer name Broome County Amount $60,369.43 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSIGNANT, KRISTA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,369.26 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHEART, YVES H Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,369.26 Date 10/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,369.23 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORBIAN, JOAN C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,369.10 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTADT, DEBRA P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,369.10 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENNIS E Employer name Albany County Amount $60,368.96 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, JEFFREY D Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $60,368.94 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, DONALD F Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $60,368.75 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGODA, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,368.69 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, STACIE M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $60,368.14 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, SHAWNA M Employer name Allegany County Amount $60,368.08 Date 06/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORBEGOZO, GABRIEL Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $60,368.06 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORION, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $60,367.78 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDEMAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,367.41 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Auburn Amount $60,367.19 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ASHLEY R Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $60,366.98 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREUTLEIN, JOHN R Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $60,366.96 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, SEAN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $60,366.31 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, CARRIE F Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,365.98 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERNEY, MARK A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,365.93 Date 11/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCAFFREY, THOMAS G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $60,365.76 Date 08/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TRAVIS D Employer name Wayne County Amount $60,365.63 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZER, JOSEPH R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,365.59 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUWENS, MATTHEW Employer name Village of Newark Amount $60,365.57 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, ROBERT W Employer name Clinton County Amount $60,364.77 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBERTO, JAMES A Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $60,364.60 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $60,364.49 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLIE, COREY D Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $60,364.16 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, JENIFER L Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $60,364.03 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELES, KRISTIAN V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,363.68 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, KENDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,363.46 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREKLEK, DAVID J Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $60,363.00 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGLIA, DIANE E Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $60,362.40 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, DONNA Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $60,362.38 Date 09/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $60,362.37 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANNA, JILL L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $60,362.07 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CORA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,361.97 Date 11/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHL, DENNIS F Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $60,361.93 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRETTOS, ANTHONY L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $60,361.60 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, DAVID J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $60,361.55 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, FRANKY G Employer name City of Rye Amount $60,361.14 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACONE, YVONNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $60,361.03 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, JOSEPH P Employer name Broome County Amount $60,360.87 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTERN, GEORGE E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $60,360.87 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHANOLIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $60,360.58 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,360.44 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ELAINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,360.38 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAL, STANLEY P Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $60,360.34 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIULLO, LOUIS G Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $60,360.17 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WYNSUM A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $60,360.15 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSMAN, JAMES R Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,360.08 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIGLIO, CARL Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $60,360.00 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MATTHEW P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $60,359.96 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOKHNO, ALEKSANDR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $60,359.94 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZALKO, TANYA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,359.87 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METTROCK, JAMES R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,359.03 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,358.96 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADOWSKI, SALLY D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,358.94 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLO, MARK R Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $60,358.59 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREOLI, MARY L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $60,358.28 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, DAVID E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $60,358.21 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JIAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,358.11 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System