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 NIX, TIMOTHY H Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $73,129.70 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSGAGG, HELENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,129.51 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDALE, PAULINE J Employer name Orange County Amount $73,129.50 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CORY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,129.24 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLUM, TANIKA M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $73,128.96 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGER, JILL Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $73,128.56 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $73,128.02 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, SHARON A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,127.61 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JENNIFER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,126.95 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKINS, WILLIAM G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $73,126.68 Date 05/26/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, RICHARD L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,126.67 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTO, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $73,126.32 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CELIA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $73,126.13 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZARAS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,126.11 Date 08/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, RYAN M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $73,125.90 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RIGOBERTO Employer name Erie County Amount $73,125.74 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, DAVID R Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $73,125.54 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, CAROLYN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,125.27 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZESNIAK, LYNDA M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $73,125.14 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARISTINA, PAUL Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $73,125.13 Date 04/02/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, COREY M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $73,125.07 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARNER, ANTHONY F Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $73,125.06 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, ADAM A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $73,124.64 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMACHO, JOHN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,124.53 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,124.33 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, TROY C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $73,124.04 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNE, KENNETH M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $73,123.95 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUCIK, MARK A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $73,123.87 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHMAN, MARK Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,123.73 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Ulster County Amount $73,123.39 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, LORIE L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $73,123.04 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VOSS, MARY M Employer name Education Department Amount $73,122.92 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENSKI, KAREN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,122.66 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURIEL, MELINDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,122.39 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, BRUCE E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $73,122.14 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, DANIEL A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $73,121.05 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, KIRK S Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $73,121.04 Date 05/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC WHORTER, MICHAEL Employer name Washington County Amount $73,121.00 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANS, EMILY S Employer name Education Department Amount $73,120.84 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSIGNORE, DEBORAH Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $73,120.68 Date 12/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KELLY A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $73,120.11 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH-MUNCY, WANDA J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $73,119.92 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KEVIN H Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,119.78 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JOSEPH Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $73,119.68 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, CHAD T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $73,119.56 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, LOUIS Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $73,119.55 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINTON, CHAD C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $73,119.51 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIO, CAROL ANN Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $73,119.37 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $73,119.22 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASHKO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $73,118.93 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, MICHAEL L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $73,118.68 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEREMY Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $73,118.57 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT M Employer name Rockland County Amount $73,117.82 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMON, JOHN A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $73,117.52 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, MICHELLE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $73,117.25 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, RANDAL D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $73,116.59 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, LISA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $73,116.54 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, VINCENT S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,116.50 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLIC, SANDRA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $73,116.50 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, SUSAN F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $73,116.50 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINES, CRYSTAL D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $73,116.50 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, GARY M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $73,116.50 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZINSKY, SHERRIE R Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $73,116.50 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANFAN, CAROLLE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $73,116.50 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDAK, SUSAN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $73,116.50 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SHAWNY D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $73,116.42 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CRYSTAL L Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $73,116.42 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, HOPE B Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $73,116.42 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MESEKA G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,116.42 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JO ANN T Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,116.42 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO-JONES, JILL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $73,116.42 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHANIE A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $73,116.42 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JOAN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $73,116.42 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, FRANCESCA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $73,116.42 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, AREMA Y Employer name NYC Judges Amount $73,116.42 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, LISA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $73,116.42 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARQUINERO, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,116.42 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DAWN E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,116.42 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,116.42 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIPERSAD, CINDY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,116.42 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, WINGLAM Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,116.42 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMEKA O Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,116.42 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHNANDA, SWADESH Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $73,115.83 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, ROBERT T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $73,115.47 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANN, DOUGLAS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $73,115.10 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGLIA, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,114.83 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI-MANZIONE, GERALDINE J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $73,114.43 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKS, ERIC Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,114.42 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CRYSTAL M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $73,114.10 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARESKI, PETER J Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $73,114.09 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTALE, THOMAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $73,114.00 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, JENNIFER D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $73,113.99 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEL, MARY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,113.95 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GEORGE E, JR Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $73,113.75 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTOR, ALICE C Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $73,113.71 Date 09/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEE, JOHN C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $73,112.83 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, APRIL R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,112.58 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, DELBY Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $73,112.27 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,111.37 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTI, MATTHEW W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $73,111.21 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System