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 CRAFT, KEVIN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,355.01 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-MACK, LEE Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $56,354.90 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $56,354.88 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOHN P Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $56,354.77 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CESAR G Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $56,354.70 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $56,354.52 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,354.51 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARYSKI, FRANCIS D, JR Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $56,354.50 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANATRIELLO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $56,354.49 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, LAWRENCE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,354.45 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECKOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $56,354.30 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, PATRICK Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $56,353.80 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, KEVIN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,353.73 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKNER, CHARLES P Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $56,353.40 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSTEIN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,353.32 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,353.32 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, MICHAEL J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $56,353.29 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLONEY, SETH A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $56,352.81 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JANELLE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,352.57 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNAL, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $56,352.50 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LISA M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $56,352.33 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAN, LINDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,352.20 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $56,351.60 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, LAURA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $56,351.60 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAFINO, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,351.20 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORELLI, MAURO Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $56,350.86 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $56,350.45 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MARCUS L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,350.19 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, GERALD Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $56,350.16 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIZZAFFI, KAREN E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $56,349.95 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ALICE E Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $56,349.93 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,349.85 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RUTH PATRICIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $56,349.06 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, ADAM C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,349.01 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENLUND, KENNETH J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,348.87 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANNEY, DANIEL A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $56,348.52 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, DEBORAH A Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $56,348.11 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, SUZANNE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $56,348.01 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, MEAGHAN C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,346.85 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GERALD W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,346.78 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $56,346.73 Date 10/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, TODD M Employer name Town of Salina Amount $56,346.48 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,346.07 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASINSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,345.99 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORENDER, LORI M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,345.68 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECAZE, JONAS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,345.52 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERMEIER, DARLENE J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,345.34 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, SUSAN E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $56,344.73 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJARDI, SUZAN G Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $56,344.71 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBUSH, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $56,344.59 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, PATRICIA M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $56,344.41 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, CHERI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,344.33 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYE, CONTESSA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,344.20 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NAN E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $56,344.18 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNHOUT-FEGLEY, MARIAH A Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,344.14 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JEANNE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $56,344.06 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINES, RICHARD R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,343.97 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACIE D Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $56,343.33 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, DAVID L Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $56,343.32 Date 01/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, DAWN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,343.02 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, PATRICK D Employer name Town of Lyme Amount $56,342.98 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSARD, RACHEL M Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,342.72 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPHART, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $56,342.50 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, BRUCE A Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $56,342.50 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATRE, ROBERT W Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $56,342.36 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, BRIAN M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $56,342.09 Date 09/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTEL, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,341.99 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MADINAH S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,341.92 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, FRANCESCA D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $56,341.75 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, DEBORAH A Employer name Rockland County Amount $56,341.70 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $56,341.60 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPA, KELLY L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,341.49 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASYPANY, ROBERT W Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $56,341.48 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, LLOYD B Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $56,341.36 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLFELDER, ROBERT M Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $56,341.36 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADCLIFF, KENNETH C Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $56,341.18 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNELLA, DENISE Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $56,341.03 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, LILY M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,340.96 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMS-SIMMOND, SABRINA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,340.96 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JORGE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,340.96 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CORETTA S Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $56,340.96 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, PATRICIA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $56,340.92 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEK, MARK S Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $56,340.79 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETNAR, BRIAN J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $56,340.75 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORAL, CHERYL A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $56,340.67 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIAM M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $56,340.61 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, ANDREW J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $56,340.19 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVAN, NAVA Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $56,340.06 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, WILLIAM S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,339.99 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $56,339.81 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANBORN-OVERBY, URSULA A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $56,339.81 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, WESLEY G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,339.78 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORWICK, TIMOTHY M Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $56,339.78 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, MICHELE D Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $56,339.71 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $56,339.61 Date 12/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ARCHIAH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,339.54 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PAULA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,339.12 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, JACQUELINE K Employer name Erie County Amount $56,339.00 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALETTO, NICHOLAS R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,338.76 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOATES, DEAN A Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $56,338.61 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System