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 CAPLICKI, DANIEL P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $60,272.95 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRODDEN, PETER J Employer name Albany County Amount $60,272.64 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLICONE, BONNYE J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $60,272.49 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, EDGAR S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $60,272.37 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, TIMOTHY E Employer name Greene County Amount $60,272.34 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, TODD C Employer name Chemung County Amount $60,272.31 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, SWAIN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,271.99 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, GLENN D, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $60,271.55 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, JEREMY L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $60,271.51 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCBRIDE, JOSEPH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,271.50 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTONE, MARILYN D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,271.23 Date 08/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARGARITA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,270.72 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUKS, SHMIL Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,270.56 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DIVITT, CRYSTAL L Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $60,270.52 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,270.49 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, WILMA L Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $60,270.49 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRIS J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $60,270.44 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCO, SUSAN A Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $60,269.98 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVERIZZO, MATTHEW T Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $60,269.93 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZDZINSKI, STEPHEN A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $60,269.92 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JAMIE R Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $60,269.84 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, MARA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,269.70 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RONALD T Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,269.67 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, EDWARD T Employer name City of Middletown Amount $60,269.50 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALKA, DANIELLE A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $60,269.43 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSIO, PATRICIA B Employer name Greenlawn Water District Amount $60,268.82 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMARCO, KATHLEEN C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $60,268.78 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT ARGENTI, ANN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $60,268.77 Date 11/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, PATRICIA L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $60,268.46 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, JASMINE A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,268.33 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, JEAN S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,267.62 Date 05/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, PAULA J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,267.35 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, MARK C Employer name Town of Webster Amount $60,266.93 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, SHELDON W Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $60,266.72 Date 05/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJAYI, JULIET A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,266.65 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROLAND C, III Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $60,266.64 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, GLADYS Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $60,266.63 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEVERTZMAN, GARY M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,266.55 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOWSKI, JOHN K Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $60,266.55 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, JANET G Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $60,266.53 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPKIEWICZ, KYLE W Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $60,266.47 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, NEIL J Employer name Erie County Amount $60,266.41 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, LORRAINE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,266.39 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $60,266.21 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUCHANO, VINCENT F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $60,266.18 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBOO, MARTIN D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,266.12 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSING, GREGORY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,265.97 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, VERNELL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $60,265.84 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DANIEL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,265.74 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, PHYLLIS V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,265.74 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, KIMBERLY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $60,265.55 Date 04/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, DEBORAH M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,265.41 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DARLENE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $60,264.85 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, GAIL K Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $60,264.71 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, GAIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,264.68 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLUPSA, RYAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,264.48 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, COLLEEN C Employer name Albany County Amount $60,264.03 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERS, WILLIAM M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $60,263.85 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPERSIA, MICHAEL R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $60,263.58 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIDI, JASON Employer name Westchester County Amount $60,263.52 Date 05/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, CHARLES S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $60,263.35 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, SARAH J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $60,263.31 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,263.30 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINING, SHEILA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $60,263.26 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RONALD J Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $60,263.00 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ELIEZER Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,262.63 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSAL, MICHAEL R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,262.56 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZHEGUROV, VALENTIN S Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $60,262.52 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TRESA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,262.45 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDARVIS, DERRICK Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $60,262.25 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, NICOLE D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,262.24 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJEK, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $60,262.01 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN B, JR Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $60,261.70 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, JOSE L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $60,261.70 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, STEVEN K Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $60,261.34 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNZIKER, EVAN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $60,261.32 Date 02/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREW-MCLEOD, BEATRIX Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $60,261.12 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ALFRED T Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,261.12 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTURA, ALICIA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $60,261.04 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, THOMAS W Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,261.03 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $60,260.94 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, JERMEL Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $60,260.43 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLQUEZ, MAGDALENA Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $60,260.24 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, MARK D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,260.21 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $60,259.42 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBIN Employer name Broome County Amount $60,259.10 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLER, MARK L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $60,259.06 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, STEVEN J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $60,258.98 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, DEBORAH A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $60,258.63 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, THEODORE D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $60,258.54 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, JOSEPH F, II Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $60,258.11 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, WILLIAM V, JR Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,258.10 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, WILLIAM M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,258.07 Date 02/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, LESLYNN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,258.00 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, TARA Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,257.87 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARTANO, MARIANNE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $60,257.60 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNER, TRACY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $60,257.56 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMIDA, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $60,257.30 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMAN, CHRISTINE B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,257.30 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, HYER G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,256.97 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System