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 EDWARDS, JASON R Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $92,615.65 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENNER, KAITLIN J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $92,615.65 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,615.11 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,614.50 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, DAVID M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,614.22 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZA, DAVID R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $92,613.46 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, MICHAEL G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,613.08 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, GUILDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,612.09 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DAVID Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,611.49 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CARL R, II Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $92,611.03 Date 07/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBB, THOMAS E, III Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,610.90 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYDON, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,610.79 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDO, GAMINI E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $92,610.56 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, BARBARA N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,610.50 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONIS, KATARZYNA Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,609.19 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILA, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $92,608.94 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUBARD, DAVID M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,608.31 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, JOHN H Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,608.17 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GEOFFREY T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $92,607.10 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUIAT, ALMA CIELO LUZON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,607.01 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTINI, GAUDALUPE C Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $92,606.64 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPA, DANIEL Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $92,605.78 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, MARIE Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,605.49 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALAPAI, DANIEL P Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $92,605.02 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,604.61 Date 08/19/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, ANDREA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,604.24 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,603.90 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, BRENDA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $92,603.88 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of State Amount $92,603.66 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DEBRA A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $92,603.12 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIP, DANIEL I Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $92,601.50 Date 01/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, JOSEPH M Employer name Wayne County Amount $92,601.36 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, FRANK, JR Employer name Village of Otisville Amount $92,600.95 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETTA, GERARD Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,600.63 Date 09/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRETT, LOIS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,600.56 Date 11/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, MARIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,600.52 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $92,600.33 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZINSKY, FRANCINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,599.28 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, VINCENT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,599.26 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORILE-GRANT, MARIE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,599.25 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SYLVIA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.96 Date 04/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.94 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINGER, BRYAN N Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.93 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, CHARNA R Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.92 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, THOMAS M Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.91 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THERESA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.90 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG-DOUGHERTY, GAYLE Y Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.90 Date 03/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KAREN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.90 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZARSKY, FRANCES Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.89 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, LORI A Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.89 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLDOW, GORDON Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.89 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERBUSH, TAMMY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.89 Date 12/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.87 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEWITZ, RACHEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.87 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHARAR, MARY K Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.86 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTZ, VIVIAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.86 Date 04/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, GEORGIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.85 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIEN, MIRLENE Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.85 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWARD, JOAN F Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,598.85 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,598.65 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASHAW, ROBERT J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,597.88 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-HATCHARD, ANN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,596.79 Date 03/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, BRIAN F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $92,596.43 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHARMAINE A Employer name Education Department Amount $92,596.16 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMME, WILLIAM N Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $92,596.11 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURO, DEBORAH L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,595.55 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWECK, OWEN R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $92,595.52 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $92,595.19 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, KELLEN J Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $92,594.00 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, GLORIA C P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,593.83 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, DANIEL W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,593.61 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEN, WILLIAM V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,593.46 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,593.22 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, SHANE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,592.96 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, MARGARET L Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $92,591.92 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, JOSEPH W Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,591.73 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, WILLIAM S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,591.58 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTLIE, PATRICK O Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,590.88 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERSHAM, RANDY W Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,590.74 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNECKENBERG, KRISTIE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $92,590.63 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GEORGE L, JR Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $92,590.63 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANG, RYAN A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $92,589.84 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CENTRON, THOMAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,589.57 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, KAREN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,589.17 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JOSEPH E Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $92,589.04 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, SHANNON S Employer name Education Department Amount $92,589.04 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, DINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,589.04 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELLIS, BRETT B Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $92,589.04 Date 09/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,589.04 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, PETER N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,589.04 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANO, EDWARD W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,589.04 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOMEO, SUZANNE J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $92,588.12 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKEMAN, STEVEN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,587.23 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRUBER, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $92,586.92 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERICHS, VALERIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $92,586.54 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, TIMOTHY C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,585.95 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, ADAM Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,585.92 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, KAREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,585.72 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENA, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $92,583.76 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYES, REBECA Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,583.16 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System