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 LIVINGSTON, JED A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,628.50 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, FRANK J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $82,628.45 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DARYL S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,627.71 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, SUSAN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,627.71 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, DALE W Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $82,627.54 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUMSER, AUGUST Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,627.38 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVE, STACEY J Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $82,627.38 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUOD, JASON G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,627.03 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, JEFF S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,626.75 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, GUY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,626.28 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $82,626.05 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ESKER, MICHAEL S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $82,625.18 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZLASA, RAYMOND M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $82,625.18 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, STEVEN Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $82,625.00 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT JAY Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $82,625.00 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDENER, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $82,624.81 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, VICTOR M, JR Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $82,624.10 Date 04/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RUSSELL J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $82,624.04 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONA, ANTHONY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,623.56 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $82,622.92 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCICA, GWENDOLYN S Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $82,622.85 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, LISA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,622.24 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAU, JEAN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $82,621.74 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALIPOSKI, SELIM Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $82,621.71 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, ROBERT M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $82,621.52 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL E Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $82,621.52 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,620.98 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, GAIL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,620.74 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARTIN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,620.73 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CARRIE E Employer name Education Department Amount $82,620.73 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, LISA A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $82,620.03 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNECI, ISABELLA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,619.94 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,619.41 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, MICHELLE M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $82,619.13 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGER, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $82,619.07 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TRACY L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,618.60 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBETTA, MICHELLE E Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $82,618.30 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, LAURA Employer name Erie County Amount $82,618.16 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLBRIGHT, ROBERT D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,617.83 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, TRACEY A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $82,617.70 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $82,616.59 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, BRIAN S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,616.42 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHRON, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $82,615.82 Date 01/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAMOWSKI, SANDRA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,615.62 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANDIKOS, STEPHANIE D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,615.46 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, EILEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,615.42 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ROBERT J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,615.18 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, ANDREW H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,614.96 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, GARLAND Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,614.59 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANO, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,614.49 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAMBECK, NATHAN R Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $82,614.42 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURTON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $82,614.23 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT-BRYNIARSKI, MARGARET Employer name Freeport Housing Authority Amount $82,614.06 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETAWO, GRACE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $82,613.44 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMINA, ROSEANN Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $82,613.42 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUERDON, MICHAEL Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,613.12 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUSMER, JOSHUA D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $82,612.79 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIM M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $82,612.72 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, RALPH F Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $82,612.65 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORIELLO, JOANN Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $82,612.55 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, DEBORAH L Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $82,612.44 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, PAIGE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,612.31 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, GEORGE A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $82,611.23 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICK, TAMI A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $82,611.07 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,610.81 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DENICE Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,610.66 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, VERNON L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,610.00 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $82,609.13 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, KEVIN W Employer name Town of Southold Amount $82,607.87 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DWIGHT N Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $82,607.27 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,607.17 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ERIC M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $82,606.93 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKEEL, MAUREEN P Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $82,606.28 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, GRACY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,606.07 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERVINGTON, KRISHNA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,605.97 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MICHAEL W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $82,605.72 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUE, BRENDA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,605.67 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $82,605.62 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CAINE T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,605.53 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JENNIFER I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,605.43 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVET, PAUL R Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $82,605.08 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORKLE, LATANYA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,604.78 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, DAVID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,604.70 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, PAMELA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $82,604.40 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, SEAN R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,604.34 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADIN, HELEN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,604.27 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, ANDREW J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $82,603.65 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNDERLIN, CELENA M Employer name Broome County Amount $82,603.19 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, VIRGINIA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $82,602.16 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,601.62 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, BERNARD J, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $82,601.42 Date 10/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, ROBERT W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $82,601.22 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, KAREN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $82,601.01 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, MICHELLE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,600.94 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, JANET L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $82,600.38 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACONTO, LEONARD J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,600.38 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LORI Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $82,600.28 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, CARLOS I Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $82,599.67 Date 05/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,599.67 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOSS, STEVEN E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $82,599.60 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System