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, MICHELE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, ROBIN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,345.84 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELES, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE-GREEN, MEAGHAN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, RUDYARD G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPSKI, MARK D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDLEWSKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, DENISE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLST, LISA K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERPEZ, THEODORE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINSKI, JOANNE C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, GREGORY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGER, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZARD, JOHN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 06/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, BRETT A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, A JOSEPH Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JOHN M RZANT Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHER, SUSANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/29/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFORD, GLENN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYKOSKI, JEROME E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, LUCY M Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KELLY A Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, MARIE E Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JULIE C Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JEFFREY E Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, JAMES A Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOHN G Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMM, THERESA B Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRIGAL, DIANE V Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, THOMAS J Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MATTHEW J Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDA, TINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMAN, JOSEPH S Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, GAIL A Employer name Education Department Amount $88,345.84 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, EUGENE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $88,345.84 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, MICHAEL R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, ANNE Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGWARE, JAMES E, JR Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOUR, SARAH LEE Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, DAVID R Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, KAREN C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERO, REBECCA F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $88,345.84 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, REBECCA S Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, WALTER J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWOSKI, MARTIN D Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID W Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDY, JOHN F, JR Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, ERIC A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUOLO, BARBARA MARIE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, JOSEPH J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, RONALD N Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,345.84 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTINA, OTTAVIO Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, PAULA E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, EDWARD M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEE, KENNETH B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, WAYNE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVER, BRENDA I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, VALERIE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANCHUK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFT, YULIY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWN, CAROLE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, STEVEN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, GREGORY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIM, BRIAN T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, LEONARDO P, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DONNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBERGER, BARBARA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORVARI, GARY T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, CYNTHIA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAXON, JOAN V Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, GERTRUDE E Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARY M Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, TOMY K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, CHARLES E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERING, ERIC T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEVIN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NANCY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RUSSELL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATCHINSON, MARK H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, BRYAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MARY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ROBERT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMSEY, TERRY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUB, WILLIAM C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, SHIRLEY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOLA, SALVATORE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIELLO, JAMES V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/10/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, THOMAS E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANESTRO, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARADORI, CLAUDIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, MICHAEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 03/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINO, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,345.84 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System