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 GARRISON, JEFFREY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCK, HARRY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOTTI, SAMUEL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JENNIFER P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, CHARLES E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 01/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, MICHAEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVENDOSKI, GEORGE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,374.18 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, JOHNA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,374.18 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, DEREK J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, JESSICA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,374.18 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $91,374.18 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUKMAS, JEFFEREY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,374.18 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNACKI, MARK F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,374.18 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, NANCY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,374.18 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, DAVID A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $91,374.18 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,374.18 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, KENNETH W Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,374.18 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILNICKI, MARY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,374.18 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, JAMES N Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,374.18 Date 06/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSEAU, JOSEPH W Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,374.18 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARR, BRYAN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,374.18 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICKENTON, DAVID L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,374.18 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,374.18 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, MARGARET A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,374.18 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGEOUGH-GAMACHE, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,374.18 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERT, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,374.18 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, TERESA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,374.18 Date 06/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, DAVID L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,374.18 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ANDREW R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,374.18 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DENA M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,374.18 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERZOWSKI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,374.18 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAZIK, THOMAS G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,374.18 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RONALD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,373.80 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, THRESIAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $91,373.60 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, CHARLENE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,373.34 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIANO, DEREK B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,372.65 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRICOMI, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,372.54 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, DEBRA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,372.41 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $91,372.30 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISBELL, DAVID M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $91,372.22 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $91,371.16 Date 12/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, WILLIAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,371.00 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETS, DAVID R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,371.00 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,371.00 Date 11/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, BONNIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,371.00 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLO, PAUL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,370.76 Date 09/14/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, RALPH J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $91,370.56 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, MARICELA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,370.01 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENI, MICHELE L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $91,369.94 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATALINAS, KIM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,369.82 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,369.82 Date 11/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MAUREEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,369.79 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEWLEY, COLLEEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,369.79 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $91,369.66 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, ALEX Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,369.42 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $91,369.10 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LEELEE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,368.59 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARNEY, HARRIET A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $91,368.37 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, PETER J Employer name Cornell University Amount $91,368.20 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, WILLIS K P, JR Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $91,368.16 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINENDOLL, ERIC J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,367.87 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, NICOLE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,367.87 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, RUDY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $91,367.87 Date 03/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAD, ROYCE C Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $91,367.55 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,367.33 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAISHAWNNA D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $91,366.88 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, WARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,366.87 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, THERESA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,366.83 Date 01/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRANDON S Employer name Orange County Amount $91,366.76 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPLE, JOHN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,366.53 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, THOMAS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,366.40 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MARIEANNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,366.36 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $91,366.31 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $91,365.96 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBBATHI, RAJINI K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,365.49 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, JASON T Employer name City of Albany Amount $91,365.30 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, LISA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,365.02 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, SUSAN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,365.02 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDANY, DANA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,364.91 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYELL, RODGER L, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,364.91 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEL, CRYSTAL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,364.91 Date 08/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEI, S-HUA Employer name Department of Law Amount $91,364.91 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,364.91 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, LUCAS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,364.91 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, TINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $91,364.91 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,364.91 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, FRANCESCA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,364.91 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, CHRISTINE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,364.91 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TIMOTHY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,364.91 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTHONY F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,364.91 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JOSHUA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $91,364.40 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JOHNNY F, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,364.23 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYAKOV, NATALIYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,363.87 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $91,363.86 Date 07/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSON, JUDITH E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,363.63 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, COLLEEN C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,363.53 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDI, MELISSA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,363.26 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONE, JOSEPH K Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $91,362.98 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System