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 KIRK, BERNARD E, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, LOUIS A, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHARLES L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, RENEE A Employer name Department of State Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGRASS, BARRY D Employer name Department of State Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIERI, JEFFREY D Employer name Department of State Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, DAVID S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADAR, DEAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODGOOD, WILLIAM D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, NANCY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLO, JANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, DAVID P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KEVIN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRUSCIO, ROBERT P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, GARY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, THOMAS R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, SUZANNE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRMANN, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHER, DONALD R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARY, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBAS, BRIAN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, MARY B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORALEMON, MICHAEL S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, STEPHEN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOST, ANNE F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZMINSKI, JEAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, MICHAEL W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, DONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JONATHAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, STEPHEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAY, DANIEL C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTHOKKAN, PHILOMINA X Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BRAD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, GEORGE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBINSKI, PAUL F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HERMAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, JOHN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVER, GRACE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, KENNETH L, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TVORAK, RICHARD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, EUGENE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, MICHAEL R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, JOHN W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, KEITH E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, THOMAS A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, NANCY C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLECK, SHERYL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN-GILMORE, JANE S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, STEPHEN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGO, MIGDALIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, MARK A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, COLLEEN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/18/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DEBORAH E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, KIRSTEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKELY, DEBRA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEE, KEVIN P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, THOMAS R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUDITH Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEED, CURTIS R, SR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLA, LOUAY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, SUSAN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDISH, LAUREN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MING-HUAI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROS, ROBIN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGER-GROMAN, LEE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODZINKA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOUTEN, SUSAN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, KATHERINE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELL, HEIDI S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIANTE, KAREN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, MARC P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DUANE D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERQUA, JAMES M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENKOPF, ALFRED P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARIA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAZZO, CHARLES J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELOVSKY, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUNGTIN, YOTIN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, RICHARD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SYLVIA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALINA, NANCY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMISA, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERBUSH, KAREN B Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, MICHAEL F Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAR, PAUL A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, ERIKA N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System