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 PINE, DENISE J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $102,522.03 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTSCHALK, BERNICE Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $102,522.03 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUCHTMAN, DEBRA Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $102,522.03 Date 10/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, PAUL R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $102,522.03 Date 06/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, JOHN J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $102,522.03 Date 01/09/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, VICTORIA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $102,522.03 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTER, JANET S Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $102,522.03 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZROY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,519.94 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $102,519.91 Date 03/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMARDO, JULIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.70 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, KAREN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.70 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECAK, ANDREW Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.70 Date 03/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, CAROLYN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.70 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULAS, KAREN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,519.70 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MELISSA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICK, MARIA T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISTORT, PETER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERAZO, MARTIN M, JR Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROBEN, MICHAEL T Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COEVERING, RICHARD J Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $102,519.69 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIONS, NEIL L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSON, MARK E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHARLES G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHENS, RICHARD R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTA, LISA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JOHN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHE, DAVID M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, KIMBERLYN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINTZ, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONKOSKI, JOSEPH F, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTELL, MARK S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, RICHARD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCA, VINCENT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, PAUL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARD, WILLIAM E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, ERNIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER-BARRY, LORI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIER, TAMIE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIER, TAMMY K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHING, JAMES F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE-MILLER, DEBBIE E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 03/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSATO, PATRICK P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALPE, LEO P, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIULE, DARREL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUISE, DAVID N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, GREGORY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, JOHN, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, WALTER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THOMAS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, KENNETH R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARDT, RICHARD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHE, ERIC M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, MELANIE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JEFFERY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, MELISSA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBERN, KELLY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIS, FRANCESCA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELETA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DANIEL F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOCKLER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, HAIYAN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, EDWARD T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, BRION A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, JOHN W, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, NANCY M SCOTT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, TERESA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKLER, LAURA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEPHEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PATRICIA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONG, ERIN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSELING, ANTHONY H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPNISS, IVAN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, TRACY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOY, SUSAN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, JAMES P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, SHARON L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BRIAN K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, GLENN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, PAUL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, JOSEPH L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSIER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, JO ANN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, THOMAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINER, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRAY, JILL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI, FRANK L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, WAYNE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTAK, TRACY L A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, NANCY W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DAVID R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ARTHUR D, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, POLLY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MARTIN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMMEL, PETER K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTNIK, THOMAS K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LAURA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,519.69 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System