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 BOOTHE-REDGUARD, DIONIE L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $100,607.47 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, BRIAN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,606.37 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCUR, BRENDA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $100,605.50 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, AMY R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $100,605.48 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREY, PHILIP T Employer name Cortland County Amount $100,605.40 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINEK, DENNIS M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $100,604.97 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN G Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $100,604.07 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, THOMAS M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $100,603.58 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DVINOVA, LARISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,602.53 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZZARETT, JODY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,602.44 Date 10/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CAROLYN D Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $100,602.32 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINN, DONALD J Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $100,601.90 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, THOMAS M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $100,599.89 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETMAN, ARTHUR J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,597.95 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, RONALD I Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $100,597.06 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREDHAM, PATRICK J, III Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $100,596.89 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, STEVEN R Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $100,596.58 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIANO, ANTHONY J, II Employer name Ontario County Amount $100,594.96 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, MAHENDRADAI M Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,594.36 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCADIPANE, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $100,594.06 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, CHARLES WILLIAM Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $100,593.65 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEG, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $100,592.45 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,592.41 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, FRANCINE K Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,590.94 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, CLAUDE C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $100,590.66 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEAMAN, TARA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,590.27 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORETTI, JOANNE M Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $100,590.12 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKSTRA, GERRIT F Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $100,588.68 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIOCONDA, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,588.40 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, DEBBRA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,588.36 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VELLE, KELLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $100,586.61 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARCZYK, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Amount $100,586.24 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEO, JERRY G Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $100,586.15 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIS, EDWARD F Employer name Wantagh Fire District Amount $100,585.77 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, NOLAN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $100,584.94 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLONTZ, ROBERT IVAN Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $100,584.83 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRIST, RICHARD W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $100,583.14 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMS, KENNETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,583.04 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, DONALD C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $100,582.97 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTZ, JOHNNY L Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $100,582.59 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, STEVEN B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $100,581.74 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $100,580.16 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CASSANDRA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,578.40 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, JON-ERIK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,578.09 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETER, JUDITH R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $100,577.56 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JOSEPH W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $100,576.64 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHARA, KEVIN R Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $100,576.07 Date 12/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $100,575.42 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIEFFRIG, CELINE J Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $100,574.10 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOHA, MAUREEN C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $100,573.75 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, RICHARD A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,573.60 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, PAUL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $100,572.92 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, GAIL Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $100,572.18 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWIK, ADAM P, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $100,569.57 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMOND, MARLENE D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $100,568.81 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, KEVIN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $100,568.42 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, WILLIAM B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,568.37 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANDREW J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,567.66 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KENNETH L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $100,567.63 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACIDE, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $100,567.30 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, MAUREEN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $100,566.90 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKA, TERESA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $100,565.64 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JAMES Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $100,565.12 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KATIE L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $100,563.20 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $100,563.19 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $100,560.49 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGGI, MICHAEL, III Employer name City of White Plains Amount $100,560.34 Date 07/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADRONE, THOMAS W Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $100,559.62 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, DOUGLAS R Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,559.07 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, BRUCE W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $100,559.05 Date 11/27/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $100,557.52 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMOUHI, MOJGAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,556.72 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RICHARD J, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $100,556.65 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLISON, CASSANDRA Employer name Education Department Amount $100,555.15 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CARLOS Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $100,553.95 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUDIN, DANIELLE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $100,553.68 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, ELLEN M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $100,551.64 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RICHARD K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,551.45 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, SUSAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $100,551.02 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, WILLIAM D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,550.58 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RAYMOND F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $100,550.48 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JOHN W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $100,547.25 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNER, ANN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,546.93 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,546.16 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIZZO, JAMES Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $100,544.11 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, MOLY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,542.90 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, DAVID Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $100,542.18 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPADATOS, DIMITRIOS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,541.56 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITELEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $100,540.78 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEIN, DAVID R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $100,540.77 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REICHINGER, SCOTT Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,540.42 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, DAVID R Employer name City of Oneida Amount $100,539.65 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, IVAN W Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $100,539.56 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOHN H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,539.05 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $100,538.60 Date 08/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIFFANY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $100,538.15 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, HEIDI M Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,537.23 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHETTI, STELLA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,537.20 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIA, SANTO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,536.96 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, STEPHEN D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,535.45 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System