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 RESCHKE, JONATHAN A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $51,396.19 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Jay Amount $51,396.17 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, NAIJIANG Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $51,396.02 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAAMANO, OLGA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,396.01 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, MARK Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $51,395.90 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,395.89 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZELATKA, ASHLEY E Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $51,395.70 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ROSA F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,395.48 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRA, MARY T Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,394.97 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, RANDY S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $51,394.91 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, DAMEON O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $51,394.65 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ELIZABETH M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $51,393.88 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESORMEAU, ZACHARY P Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $51,393.85 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENT, REGINALD G Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,393.74 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $51,393.51 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, EDWIN R, III Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $51,393.43 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCHEY, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,393.38 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOLI, DIANA L Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $51,392.80 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, JEAN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $51,392.62 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EDWARD F Employer name Town of Chester Amount $51,392.43 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LUIS A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,392.28 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, JOHN F, SR Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $51,391.94 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, MATTHEW T Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $51,391.80 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERILL, JO EL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,391.69 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, YOLANDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,391.67 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINDWORTH, JANET Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $51,391.46 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETTELL, JEANNINE N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,391.40 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITA, NATHANIEL R Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $51,391.38 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LOUIS A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $51,391.38 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $51,391.38 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATON, DONNA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $51,391.08 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, BARBARA HALL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,391.04 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, PENELOPE Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $51,390.85 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANQUI, CINDY M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $51,390.81 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILO, BRENDA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $51,390.65 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCHIMUZZO, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,390.43 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, GLENN H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,390.39 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNER, EMILY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,390.35 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $51,390.24 Date 09/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $51,390.11 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, DULCE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,389.96 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, KATRINA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,389.80 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOE, WILLIAM C, II Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $51,389.66 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROSCO, JOSEPH T, JR Employer name Village of Yorkville Amount $51,389.58 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLEN, REBECCA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,389.52 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVETSKAS, CAROL M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,389.50 Date 12/19/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, DARLENE E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $51,389.44 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, TRACY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,389.34 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KECK, KELLY Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $51,389.05 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, BRENDEN A Employer name Sullivan County Swcd Amount $51,389.04 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRUSO, ROSANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,388.89 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURASSE, ALLENDA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,388.18 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, DONALD Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $51,388.07 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGEISER, JOSEPH V Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $51,387.73 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, TIMOTHY T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $51,387.73 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COELHO, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.62 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYDER, JOSEPH L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.61 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARK R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.60 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, BRUCE E, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.60 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RYAN K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $51,387.59 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.59 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZOSTEK, MICHAEL K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.58 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERD, TODD W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.57 Date 06/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDDERT, ALEXANDER C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.57 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNELLO, JEANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,387.49 Date 02/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, LAURIS A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $51,387.44 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONNA, JESSICA N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $51,387.43 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCERZAK, SHERRIE L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $51,387.31 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, TINA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,387.30 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,387.18 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, DONNA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,386.75 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DENISE Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $51,386.75 Date 01/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EILEEN E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $51,386.66 Date 07/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMMETT, JEFFREY C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $51,386.64 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO, BRIAN V Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $51,386.40 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, DIANE M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $51,386.18 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SCOTT O Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,386.02 Date 07/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHANICK, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $51,385.91 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, VILMA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $51,385.84 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNA, AMY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,385.67 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH D Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $51,385.56 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, ANNALEE C R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,385.52 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWKINS, NOEL A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $51,385.41 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCICAUT, GERARD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $51,385.38 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMELL, SCOTT J Employer name Essex County Amount $51,385.31 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YULAN, IRMA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,385.28 Date 03/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, SARAH M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $51,385.21 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVELAS, PETER N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,385.20 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, MATTHEW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,385.17 Date 11/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, BENJAMIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $51,385.17 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILARIO, INMACULADA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $51,385.14 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ROBERT S Employer name City of Oswego Amount $51,385.03 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, YOLANDA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $51,384.91 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, DANA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,384.86 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $51,384.81 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEU, MINH T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,384.61 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, KIRK L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $51,384.58 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DORRET Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $51,384.49 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, DUSTIN M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $51,384.00 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, LOUIS M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,383.72 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System