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 EBERHARD, MARGARET A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGAS, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PETER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, RICHARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUSHESHI, BRENDA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVENS, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, FRANCIS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, NIMISH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARTS, ROSS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFORD, RONALD N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, KRIS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULAY, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, BARBARA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $77,273.40 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTU, GARY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANDER, CHRISTIAN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, FRANCIS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, GREGORY G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, JEFFREY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, DAVID P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLOUGH, JEFFREY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZERAK, WAYNE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, MARK K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEL, DOUGLAS C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLGE, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASANI, JUZER Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, NANCY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNABEL, NELSON F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, JAMES R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMOZA, KERWIN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, ROBERT C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GERARD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, THEODORE J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNAM, TIMOTHY L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYNOWSKI, JON Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAOUST, GERARD W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ANDREW P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, ALEC B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGILL, AMY A WILDEY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, JOEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CHARLES D Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $77,273.40 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, ELIZABETH P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 11/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDICK, ROBIN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, RICHARD A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, WILLIAM H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNER, JILL C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, JODI L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIOS, INGER H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXIMOWICZ, MARY JANE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAUGHTON, MARILYN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALICE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, JUDY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENKER, MICHAEL D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMAN, KENNETH W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,273.40 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANNMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,273.39 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTELLE, ALANA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.27 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, AMY L Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.25 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, RICHARD C Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.24 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAK, MAUREEN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.22 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJAFI, PARINAZ Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.22 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE-STOLL, DESIREE F Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.21 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULROONEY, MATTHEW F Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.21 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORELLI, MARIA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.21 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, ANNE SHELLEY Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.20 Date 06/24/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEDEMA, DEENA Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.20 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, SANDRA H Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.19 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LUCIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.18 Date 07/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CASSANDRA R Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.18 Date 07/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, SUSAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.18 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-WURTZ, MARISSA E Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.18 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, RUTH E Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.17 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BEVERLY R Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.16 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, VIRGINIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.15 Date 02/10/1958 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, ANTHONY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,273.14 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, JEAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,273.14 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGEE, SENIKA F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $77,273.12 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DOLORES M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $77,272.38 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JULIE B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $77,272.27 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, NADIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,272.00 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, BASIL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,272.00 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGHEDO, OMORUYI K Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,271.80 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECONTE, LEDINOIS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $77,271.31 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGHAUSER, ANN P Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $77,271.00 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, KEVIN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $77,270.71 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, LILIRACHEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,270.69 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, KURTIS C Employer name Warren County Amount $77,270.07 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JEFFREY C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,270.02 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KRISTI A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $77,269.83 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTOWICZ, DANIEL Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $77,269.48 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINE, MICHAEL J Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $77,269.43 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, VANESTA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,268.35 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, RYAN C Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $77,268.06 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWE, DAVID M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,267.89 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMAK, JOHN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,267.80 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIREL, BRUNO J Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $77,267.75 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System