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 ROACH, DANIEL Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $60,103.09 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDISON, MAXINE F Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $60,103.09 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMPIE, GREGORY R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $60,103.06 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGEHILL, BRENDA D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $60,102.93 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRENT A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,102.74 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMINA, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,102.73 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEE, KEVIN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,102.73 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGH, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $60,102.73 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, STEPHEN V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,102.69 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, FRANK, JR Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $60,102.47 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS, VINCENT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,101.35 Date 12/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDHAKARAN, LEKHA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $60,101.35 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERANO, CLIFTON W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,101.35 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEMER, RANDY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $60,101.30 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULASKI, RICHARD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,101.06 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERY, ROBERT K, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,100.78 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, JESSE G Employer name Oneida County Amount $60,100.74 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, FREDERICK A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $60,100.58 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWBRAY, GARRY J, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $60,100.29 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, EVELYN Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $60,100.05 Date 12/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JOHN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $60,100.00 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,099.92 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, JOAN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,099.86 Date 04/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACCIO, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $60,099.15 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGORA, JOSEPH G Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,098.93 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JOHN S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $60,098.65 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, FRANK E, JR Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $60,098.59 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IEMMA, NINO Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,098.58 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN-MARTIN, MAURA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,098.53 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPECKY, CARLE J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $60,098.51 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, KELLY M Employer name Albany County Amount $60,098.21 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, WILLIAM V, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,098.18 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, COLLEEN M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $60,097.34 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, RANDOLPH S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,097.10 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, NICOLE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $60,097.01 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ROBERT J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $60,096.54 Date 11/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, DAVID M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,096.33 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, CHARLES E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $60,096.21 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENEHAN, MARIA C Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $60,096.19 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROSHICK, STEVEN L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $60,095.83 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPANZANO, FRANK A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,095.67 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUNIO, LUIGI A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $60,095.47 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAIME W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $60,095.46 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, STEVEN F Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $60,095.43 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, JORDAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,095.40 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIA, ROBERTO Employer name Montgomery County Amount $60,095.33 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, GARY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,095.17 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, LAURA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $60,094.83 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDOWU, SHOLA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,094.78 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASTETTER, STEVEN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,094.78 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $60,094.72 Date 06/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHHAS, LINDA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,094.56 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPULLA, JEAN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $60,094.35 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, OLIVIA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $60,094.34 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZETTI, JENNIFER A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,094.33 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, MICHAEL C Employer name Clinton County Amount $60,093.70 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, DENNIS A Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $60,093.69 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, BENJAMIN, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,093.65 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDENSTEIN, CHRISTINA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $60,093.45 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, DAREN R Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $60,092.97 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMANN, DOROTHY E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $60,092.88 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, ADAM J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $60,092.81 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, DIANE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $60,092.64 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KENNETH R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,092.06 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTIG, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $60,092.02 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIEGL, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Lockport Amount $60,091.84 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, JAMES M, JR Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $60,091.83 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, JANICE E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $60,091.69 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $60,091.58 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCANO, MICHAEL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,091.50 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULT, ROY A, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $60,090.65 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, ERIK D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $60,090.50 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOEL L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $60,090.34 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KERRY P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,090.09 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, TINA M Employer name Tioga County Amount $60,089.96 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTELL, MYRON L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $60,089.71 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, LAUREN B Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $60,089.65 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARJUS, MAUREEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,089.64 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAR, STEVEN J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $60,089.40 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYNH, CHRISTY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $60,089.26 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GEORGE, FRANK M Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $60,088.78 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARFIONE, MATTHEW S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,088.78 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, FRANK T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,088.22 Date 06/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDANI, ANTHONY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $60,087.77 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONA, BRIAN W Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $60,087.50 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, RICHARD N Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $60,087.42 Date 05/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, NATHAN P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,087.29 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKOWIAK, GREGORY D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,086.93 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTI, KOREEN S Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $60,086.72 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, CHRIS A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,086.43 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, ROBERT R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $60,086.14 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAROR, ADAM L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $60,085.89 Date 06/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN-STEIN TAYLOR, JOYCALYN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,085.86 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CAROL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,085.59 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, SHAWN M Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $60,085.49 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, DAWN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,085.44 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDAMORE, SHAWN H Employer name Essex County Amount $60,085.42 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANET Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $60,085.23 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JUNIOR M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,085.21 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRESE, CARMEN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $60,084.95 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System