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 TAYLOR, JOHN E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $86,616.21 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUEGER, RICHARD C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $86,616.15 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, WILLIAM S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $86,615.16 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZONEK, WAYNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,615.08 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZ, DOROTHY Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $86,614.91 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, LINDA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,614.84 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, RICHARD G, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,614.63 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, JEREMY A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $86,614.51 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, MARGARET L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $86,614.42 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, TODD M Employer name Village of Medina Amount $86,614.38 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTINA A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $86,614.07 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEER, BRYAN D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,613.82 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAHILL, KATHY A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,613.55 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, JILL M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $86,613.10 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINLINGER, JASON M Employer name Erie County Amount $86,612.42 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUMIGALA, DONALD S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $86,612.28 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDES, ANN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $86,612.06 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, CHAD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $86,611.98 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYNADO, PAULINE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $86,611.80 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZLER, STEPHEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $86,611.66 Date 03/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, JOHNNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,611.60 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAR, JOEL A Employer name Oneida County Amount $86,611.52 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, JEREMY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $86,611.26 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CAROL F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,610.98 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, ROBERT L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,610.98 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $86,610.84 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, PAUL EDWARD Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,610.80 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWAR, ERICA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $86,610.74 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISONE, ANN A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $86,610.55 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADRINO, CHRIS G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,609.69 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, ESTHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,609.29 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, AMY K Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $86,609.18 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, RONALD J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $86,608.73 Date 02/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, COSIMO R Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $86,608.39 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYDOVICH, MIKHAIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,608.30 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, LAWRENCE J Employer name Albany County Amount $86,608.15 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, ASHLEY E Employer name City of Utica Amount $86,607.53 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MONG, JEREMY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,607.29 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALOM, MARK M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $86,605.83 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALOM, MARK M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $86,605.83 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Albany County Amount $86,605.71 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, ALBERT J Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $86,605.10 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, ELIZABETH D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,604.88 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, MARJORIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,604.48 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVARIA-ANGERON, CAROL A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,604.28 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBIE, STACEY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $86,604.21 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SCOTT M Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $86,604.19 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLSON, RICHARD Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $86,604.16 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAZZA, LOUIS A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,604.13 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DEAN M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $86,603.32 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZYNSKI, LINDA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,603.08 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAQUIDARA, THOMAS A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,602.41 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, LUTHER V Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,602.11 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, RONALD D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $86,601.65 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, BRIAN A Employer name Education Department Amount $86,601.25 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUZON, MAZZEO R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,600.60 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLOWACKI, JESSICA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,600.40 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, DEBORAH P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,599.64 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, GENE-PAUL D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $86,598.86 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSS, WANDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,598.72 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, ROXANNE Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $86,598.47 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, SCOTT P Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $86,598.46 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,598.00 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, GLORIA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,597.68 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ROBERT R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,597.67 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHI, PATRICIA H Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $86,597.51 Date 12/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, MICHAEL W Employer name Erie County Amount $86,596.65 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, KENNETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,596.63 Date 08/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, ANDREW M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $86,594.78 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VICTORIA R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $86,594.62 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, KEVIN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,594.33 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, JAN E Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $86,593.80 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, RORY K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $86,593.44 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKE, FREDERICK H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,592.84 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, CHAD C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,592.36 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATONDO, BETTY J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,591.79 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENDONIS, PAUL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $86,591.55 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSILE, DENISE J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $86,591.19 Date 02/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLA, MARIA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,591.12 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIONE, MICHAEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,590.93 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, JAYNE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,590.57 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, EDNA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $86,590.52 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS SHAW, MONICA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,590.52 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JANICE M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,590.52 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LAURA D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $86,590.52 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, AUDRA D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $86,590.52 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, IRIS J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $86,590.52 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, MICHELLE C Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $86,589.93 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROBERT E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,589.61 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMMER, MILDRED A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,589.28 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $86,589.27 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARTIN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $86,589.07 Date 03/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, GEORGE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $86,588.54 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BRYAN B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $86,587.96 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,587.55 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARGO C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,586.69 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFARDI, NICHOLAS L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,586.48 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PAIGE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,586.10 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, CONSTANCE L Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $86,586.04 Date 06/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, DAVID W Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $86,585.82 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System