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 CAFFERTY, COLIN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBEIRO, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, SUZETTE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISLA, MARIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTROW, JOHN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, TIMOTHY Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOLIC, JASON W Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, TROY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TIFFANY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, NARCISO M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, MARISLEYDA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, NANCY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITLEY, TROY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER, XAVIER Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JOANNA G Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,684.34 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, KAZIMIERZ Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,683.92 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, STEPHEN W Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $74,683.80 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLPHE, CAROLE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,683.42 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALMES, AMY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $74,683.19 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, VICKI M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $74,683.14 Date 02/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, AUTUMN MARIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,682.83 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERST, DOUGLAS P Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $74,682.74 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPLESSY, CHATON Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $74,682.72 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, ADAM C Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,682.26 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFOTENHAUER, JASON Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $74,682.20 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMINGER, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,682.02 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY-KITCHEN, LORRAINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $74,682.00 Date 10/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLETTA, JAMES F Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $74,681.49 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, ROSEANNE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $74,681.43 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELAS, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,681.25 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, RICHARD A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $74,681.10 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY-HUGHES, HEATHER C Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $74,681.05 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,680.84 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ANIBAL Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $74,680.75 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYER, KATRINA L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $74,680.69 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICASTA, ANGELA I Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $74,680.58 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PETER M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $74,680.47 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKY, GARY K Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $74,680.24 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIGMAN, SCOTT C Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $74,680.06 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, GWENDOLYNN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,680.06 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETAWO, GRACE Y Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,680.06 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, MARIA ASUNCION I Employer name Education Department Amount $74,679.10 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARJORIE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $74,679.03 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DANIEL K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,678.26 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, ANTHONY L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $74,678.24 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, LAURIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,677.98 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, NATHAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,677.98 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNEST, LORI E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,677.98 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, DENISE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,677.98 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, JEFFREY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,677.98 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZESNAT, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,677.98 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, DIANE D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $74,677.98 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,677.98 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS-WILSON, BARBARA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,677.98 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ANTHONY Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $74,677.98 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, BIRENDRA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,677.98 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODZINSKI, DANIEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,677.98 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, BRIAN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,677.98 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ASIM Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,677.98 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHANI, ANIL S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,677.98 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABRIZI, ANDANA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,677.98 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAZZANI, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $74,677.42 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ADAM E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,677.23 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACK, SARAH L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $74,677.00 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KARL E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,677.00 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, JOEL H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,676.73 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVOLA, VINCENT F Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $74,676.48 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GWINN, JASON S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,676.45 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JEANNETTE B Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $74,676.36 Date 07/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CAROLINE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,676.16 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINO, JOHN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,675.70 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULSOHN, SANFORD Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $74,675.65 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEITH I Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $74,675.17 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUYEDE, JOSEPH A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $74,675.06 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, THEIA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $74,674.36 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, JOSEPH W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,673.85 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBERTINE, KAREN S Employer name Lewis County Amount $74,673.82 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRMSER, CHERYL Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $74,673.02 Date 12/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPANO, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,672.73 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRLICH, IRA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,672.46 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBERT, MYESHA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,672.43 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, ASHA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $74,672.19 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, ROBERT V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,672.01 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINN, AARON J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,671.97 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, JOAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,671.66 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MARY G Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,671.48 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-LONG, DEBBIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $74,671.48 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, REGINA P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $74,671.37 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, KELLEY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,671.22 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASQUINO, MATTHEW J Employer name Ontario County Amount $74,671.00 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MONICA B Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $74,670.08 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIOTI, JOHN F, III Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $74,669.37 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLITO, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $74,669.15 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLLA, JONATHAN M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $74,668.53 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPP, SHARON P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,668.36 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,668.24 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RAYMOND P, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,668.20 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYUBEZHANIN, PAUL Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $74,667.97 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNETTI, LAWRENCE N Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $74,667.84 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System