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 STEIN, ARTHUR R Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $74,871.05 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCIO, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,871.05 Date 08/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYDRA, ANNE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,871.05 Date 04/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $74,871.05 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELETA, THERESA Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $74,871.05 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, STEPHEN R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,871.00 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, MALCOLM R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $74,870.96 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DANTE A Employer name Erie County Amount $74,870.91 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONERGAN, GEORGE P Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $74,870.42 Date 09/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIK, ROBERT Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $74,870.18 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WENDEL, LISA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $74,870.10 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMES, TIMOTHY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,869.99 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ANGELA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $74,869.88 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, MARC A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,869.69 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CSORBA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $74,869.54 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $74,869.50 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIESTER, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,869.28 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITKA, DOUGLAS J, SR Employer name Erie County Amount $74,869.02 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, LESLIE J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,868.71 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, ROGER K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,868.67 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTER, ZACHARIAS J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $74,868.58 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWELL, SUSAN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $74,868.55 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CARLTON E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $74,868.33 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $74,868.12 Date 02/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LU ANN Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,868.11 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, SHANA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $74,867.97 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, LOUIS E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $74,867.69 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $74,867.50 Date 11/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISHRA, NAMITA Employer name Department of Law Amount $74,867.39 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, STEPHANIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,867.34 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAILER, MAUREEN T Employer name Orange County Amount $74,867.29 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTESEN, CODY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,866.90 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KHADEAN K Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,866.78 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOW, GLORIA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $74,866.76 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, BETH A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $74,866.76 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JANET A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $74,866.76 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALINSKI, LANCE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $74,866.76 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, ADELINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $74,866.76 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, DENISE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $74,866.76 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESE, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $74,865.90 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, ANNE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $74,865.20 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, PATRICK S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $74,864.63 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, THOMAS M, II Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,864.49 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDEN, ADA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,864.40 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, CAROL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $74,864.31 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVISO, ANN MARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,864.29 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRY, KATELYN D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $74,864.28 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASLAW, CRAIG Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $74,864.27 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCHE, GLENN E Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $74,864.14 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, MARC A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $74,863.16 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DADICH, ANN Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $74,862.96 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOKSZYCKI, JOHN E Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $74,862.90 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSIN, MICHAEL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,862.64 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTERMANN, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $74,861.86 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGES, JOEL Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $74,861.61 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, PATRICK M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $74,860.81 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTINE, EDWARD L, III Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,860.77 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WINONA B Employer name Yates County Amount $74,860.19 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCIA, ANN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $74,860.16 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GERALDINE M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,860.03 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENTNER, WILLIAM J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $74,859.89 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUTER, TIOKA B, III Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $74,858.64 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOE, LINDA Y Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $74,858.28 Date 05/08/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JAY G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,857.18 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LAURIE Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $74,856.80 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZO, PASQUALE R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $74,856.10 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKWOOD, ROBERT P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $74,855.99 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHEEN, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $74,855.94 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Troy Amount $74,855.94 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACATTE, ROBERT P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $74,855.08 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWATLING, ERIN E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $74,854.55 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-CRUZ, MAGALY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,854.22 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, LUIS O Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,853.94 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAWN E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $74,853.89 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTHOFF, PAUL P Employer name Town of Somers Amount $74,853.53 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, TERRY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $74,853.36 Date 10/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBEY, JANE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,853.01 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, SHANNON T Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $74,852.06 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, VALERIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,852.04 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $74,851.97 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MELINDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,851.62 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, MARK R Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $74,851.51 Date 07/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, MATTHEW J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,851.29 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, JEFFREY S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $74,851.11 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOHN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,851.06 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, DUANE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,850.92 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSMOOR, JAY F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,850.59 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BEVEREN, KEVIN M Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $74,850.58 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, BARBRA L Employer name Erie County Amount $74,850.04 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, MICHELE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,849.87 Date 01/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, JOEY Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $74,849.82 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, PATRICIA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $74,849.80 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLUIS, DEBORAH Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,849.78 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERIO, MARK J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $74,849.59 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, LEONARD M, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $74,849.49 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANA, LINDA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,849.10 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNON, ARLENE B Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $74,848.75 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, EVELYN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,848.47 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, CLARENCE R, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,848.15 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINN, JASON E T Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $74,848.13 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System