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 KIMBALL, KELLY A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,312.08 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUST, SHAWNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $91,311.89 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMACZNIAK, JACOB S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,311.47 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,311.43 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, AJA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,311.36 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, DEVANEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,311.28 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWERS, THERESA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,311.28 Date 04/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,310.49 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARIALICE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,309.63 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, PAUL V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,309.25 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, DAVID E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,309.25 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTAHAS, ANASTASSIOS A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $91,309.25 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMERE, BRENDA M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $91,308.97 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, KEITH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $91,308.84 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, DAVID Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,308.80 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, RICHARD J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,308.78 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, DEBORAH A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $91,308.56 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, PAULA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $91,307.92 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, JOHN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $91,307.24 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSON, MICHELE S Employer name Bryant Library Amount $91,305.96 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MARYBETH Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,305.85 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, CHAD I Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $91,305.82 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,305.73 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTY, MARGARET L Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $91,305.72 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, ANDREW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $91,305.61 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBUTT, KATHERINE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,305.12 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MICHAEL R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,304.55 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNO, ADELINA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $91,304.50 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, DEMETRA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,304.31 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DENISE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $91,303.66 Date 10/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESTELL, DAVID L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,303.47 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITO, MICHAEL M Employer name Rockland County Amount $91,303.30 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, MICHAEL M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $91,302.00 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISTON, BETH D Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,301.94 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JULIA F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,300.92 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOSELEY, HOLLIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,300.62 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPIAH, RICHARD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $91,300.23 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADOS, DAVID A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $91,300.05 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, DAVID J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,299.78 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, MARY E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,299.78 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATZ, KERRY M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $91,299.68 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JASON O Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $91,299.32 Date 06/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, GREGORY C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,298.91 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAIRE-LOVE, ELIZABETH J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $91,298.60 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITAS, SHAWN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,298.46 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORZIO, ANTHONY L, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,298.09 Date 02/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOVE-MALAVE, DARLENE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $91,297.82 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALECHA, JOANNE R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $91,297.82 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,297.80 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJIDA, MARISSA S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $91,297.27 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, THOMAS H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,296.85 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-MOISE, MARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $91,296.56 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, GREGG S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,296.44 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAVERKAMP, FRANK O Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,295.94 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTILLA, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,295.89 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHELSEA B Employer name Ontario County Amount $91,295.43 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, WESLEY G Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $91,295.34 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTINO, ANTHONY Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $91,294.61 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JAMES P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $91,294.46 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, KATHERINE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $91,294.23 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NATALEE C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $91,293.70 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITTING, SHANNON W Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $91,293.56 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREDINNICK, MARK E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,293.34 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BERNICE B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,293.17 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAZBECK, AYOUB S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,293.17 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,293.17 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NANCY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,293.17 Date 02/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN, LISA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $91,292.96 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JASON C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $91,292.87 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAARSTAD, RICHARD E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $91,292.85 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPUY, NORA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $91,292.78 Date 04/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, MICHAEL T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $91,292.57 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRANDT, SHARON L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,292.34 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROY K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $91,292.27 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, KERRI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,292.11 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LYS, MARJORY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,291.26 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TINA F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,290.89 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYPEL, EDWARD J, III Employer name Erie County Amount $91,290.44 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABUSOHR, JOHN R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,290.30 Date 07/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORSLAND, GAYLE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,290.21 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLEAU, CHRISTINE F Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $91,289.41 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, JENIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,289.02 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JULIAN, SHAHLA Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,288.67 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CHARLES C, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $91,288.33 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $91,288.32 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,288.29 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, BABU Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,288.24 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, RICHARD E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $91,287.86 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYBOER, MARVIN, III Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $91,287.12 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, CHRISTINE G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,287.00 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYLE, NATALIE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,286.87 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, DEBRA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,286.83 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELAND, FRANCIS Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $91,286.68 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $91,285.64 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $91,284.17 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYE, BRENDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,283.99 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHRISTINE D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,283.99 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, KIM M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,283.99 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBA, JOHN F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,283.99 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANANCE, MICHELLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,283.86 Date 07/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System