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 ENGLE, BRIAN D Employer name Warren County Amount $60,219.42 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, BRADLEY D Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,219.20 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREE, SCOTT W Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,219.12 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAST, CAROLYN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $60,218.96 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, ANGELO L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $60,218.95 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JOHN W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $60,218.77 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $60,218.50 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELL, MACKENZIE L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $60,218.36 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, FRANK J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,218.35 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELKIRK, CATHLEEN M Employer name Essex County Amount $60,218.35 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, PAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $60,217.91 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DAWN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $60,217.87 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, MELISSA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,217.52 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Riga Amount $60,217.10 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, WALTER Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $60,216.97 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, JEREMY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $60,216.68 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, GERALD M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,216.56 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, WENDY A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $60,216.39 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIXLEY, CLIFFORD N Employer name Niagara County Amount $60,216.24 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOJNOWSKI, KEVIN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,215.97 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURFITT, MATTHEW C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,215.91 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOCCO, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Sennett Amount $60,215.65 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERSCHMITT, STEVEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,215.39 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYMO, TIMOTHY L Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $60,215.33 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JENNIFER T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,215.18 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGRAVE, CLYDE O Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $60,215.02 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, LISA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,214.94 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTALAMACHIA, MATTHEW J Employer name Oswego County Amount $60,214.89 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, BRENDA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,214.85 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JORDAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,214.82 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CASSANDRA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,214.76 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ANDRES Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $60,214.37 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, RONETTE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,214.25 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, DAVID P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,214.20 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, COLIN T Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $60,214.20 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, MARCH Y Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $60,213.74 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASULO, BARBARA J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $60,213.62 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOAS-HAINING, ANASTASIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,212.40 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, BEVERLY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,212.31 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, HOPE I Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,211.99 Date 01/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAHAN, MEGHAN A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,211.99 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUMONT, PIERRE F Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,211.99 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, DAVID N Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,211.99 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, COLLEEN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,211.99 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVILLE, KEITH E Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,211.99 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, DANINE M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $60,211.99 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOPOLD, KARL G Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,211.77 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULOSE, HELEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,211.77 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, EDWARD L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $60,211.58 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, MICHAEL ANDREW Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $60,211.48 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, SHANNON M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $60,211.40 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DONALD H Employer name Town of Parishville Amount $60,211.20 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINMAN, MAC D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $60,211.03 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, JENNIFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,210.78 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEK, KELLI L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,210.72 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, ALEXANDER K Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $60,210.62 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTAXIS, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $60,210.40 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, LISA I Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $60,210.27 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILI, KOSTIKA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,210.25 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,210.17 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KESSLER, PATRICK G Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $60,210.16 Date 10/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, EDWARD J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $60,210.11 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, DEBORAH M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $60,209.96 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLES, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,209.93 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONZENE, ANGELA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,209.91 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHUNMWUNSEE, KINGSLEY E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,209.83 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESTED, EDWARD W Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $60,209.77 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGA, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,209.73 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERANSKI, ANDREW T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $60,209.29 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASELTINER, JOYCE C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $60,209.28 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSTACHE, SAMUEL Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $60,209.23 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMM, MICHAEL J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,208.80 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, ANDREW Employer name Orange County Amount $60,208.37 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,208.34 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, WINSOME P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,208.29 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDER, BRANDON J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $60,207.35 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLESINSKI, BRUCE E Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $60,206.89 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAMICO, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $60,206.85 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $60,206.55 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DENISE S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,206.47 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, BELKIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,205.80 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, CAROLE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $60,205.80 Date 08/07/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETH, MAUREEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,205.77 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, ANNMARIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $60,205.47 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBENEDETTO, KATHERINE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,205.33 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZEWSKI, SHAYNA R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,205.30 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABER, AMANDA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,205.30 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ILENE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,205.30 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANELLI, SANDRA Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $60,205.27 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,205.19 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULENSKEY, JESSICA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $60,205.18 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENAT, ASMENE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $60,205.08 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, CULLEN C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,205.00 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCRAE, TIFFANY L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,204.91 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, KEITH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,204.80 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TIAISHANICOL Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $60,204.59 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACI, EVERETT F Employer name Erie County Amount $60,204.28 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, KERLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,204.15 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANOWSKI, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $60,204.01 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, MAUREEN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $60,203.95 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System