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 GABLE, BRADLEY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $59,711.04 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, FREDERICK T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $59,710.75 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFNEY, JOHN R Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $59,710.69 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $59,710.67 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, CHRISTINA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $59,710.32 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOZZILO, DENENE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $59,710.31 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGEVIN, VALERIE R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,710.29 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, DANIEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $59,710.27 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TRACEY LYNN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $59,709.72 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZI, RICHARD M Employer name Albany County Amount $59,709.24 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELMAN, HELEN S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $59,708.90 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $59,708.90 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULES, MELINDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,708.42 Date 03/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAELDER, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,708.29 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BRANDON G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $59,708.08 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROLE, ELISA R Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $59,707.50 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, ALLISON A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $59,707.50 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYCZKA, JAMES R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,706.65 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACET, ANN M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $59,706.50 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, FRANK C, JR Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $59,706.23 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEPHEN J Employer name Wayne County Amount $59,706.11 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALI, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $59,706.10 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOUTER, BARBARA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,706.00 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, MICHELLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,705.65 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, SETH R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $59,705.64 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, AMY B Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $59,705.57 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, JEANMARIE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $59,705.55 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, KIRA A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $59,705.38 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBIAK, JOLANTA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $59,705.28 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIARIELLO, MARY BETH Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $59,704.92 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, COREY D Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $59,704.74 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUBILE, ANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $59,704.48 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURETI, NICOLE A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $59,704.40 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYLKO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $59,703.75 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEML, JOSEPH J Employer name Greene County Amount $59,703.72 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCCOLO, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,703.64 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JENNIFER K Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,703.64 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, CRAIG R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,703.51 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, STEPHON H R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $59,703.41 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBREUIL, ALFRED C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $59,703.36 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,703.27 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGIO, DENISE E Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $59,702.95 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, BRYANT K Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,702.91 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $59,702.90 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEFFALIA, BRENDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,702.85 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, WILLIAM Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $59,702.60 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, JERRY J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,702.38 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, AMANDA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,702.35 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, HAIM BEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $59,702.33 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEABLE, RAYGO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,702.21 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPLEY, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $59,701.97 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENAWAY, CHIARA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,701.62 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, LINDA N Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $59,701.50 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFREY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $59,701.43 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JESSICA Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $59,700.96 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, BRIAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,700.65 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, NICHOLAS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $59,700.39 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MICHAEL A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $59,700.36 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADMAN, PHILLIP L Employer name Village of Sodus Amount $59,700.34 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, ANTHONY J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $59,700.22 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADILOV, MICHAEL Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $59,700.19 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWICKI, VALERIE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,700.04 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, KAREN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $59,699.67 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, JACINTO O Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $59,699.45 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, FRANCES E Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $59,699.38 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAVID J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $59,699.28 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOBUS, REBECCA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,699.20 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, ROBERT F Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $59,699.15 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATH, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $59,699.01 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CLAYTON J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $59,698.99 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, KEVIN S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,698.97 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $59,698.90 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, REGINA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $59,698.88 Date 05/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JEFFREY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,698.83 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, GEORGE B Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $59,698.81 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUEGER, KAYLA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,698.76 Date 08/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNO, MATTHEW C Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $59,698.68 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLIA, JUSTIN R Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $59,698.46 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JILL S Employer name Orange County Amount $59,698.36 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKNELL, KYLE S Employer name Village of Depew Amount $59,698.36 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, BRIAN P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $59,698.02 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPI, PATRICIA M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $59,697.82 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLTON, DARRYL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,697.29 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, DALE Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $59,697.24 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LOUGHLIN, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $59,697.04 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKSON, DIAN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $59,696.97 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,696.84 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSON, ASHLEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,696.70 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, LEO, SR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $59,696.59 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MARY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,696.43 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, LYNNE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $59,696.38 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSZOMIRSKI, WILLIAM M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $59,696.00 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, VALARIE Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $59,695.94 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, GERMAN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,695.76 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SHERI A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,695.25 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JAMES H, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $59,695.23 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEMAN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $59,695.14 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, ELISE M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $59,695.04 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALD, TANYA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $59,694.98 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHARLES H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $59,694.97 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System