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 SMITH, ANDREA N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $72,222.90 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, MICHAEL Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $72,222.86 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DEAN C Employer name Delaware County Amount $72,222.30 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAVES, RICHARD T Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,222.27 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHEIM, MICHELLE T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $72,221.01 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RICKY M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $72,220.89 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, APRIL S Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $72,220.64 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,220.53 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLSTEDT, MINDY K, MS Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $72,220.37 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, STEPHEN D Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $72,219.40 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREOZZI, JO ANNE Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $72,219.16 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JAMES M Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,218.58 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, MARK W Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $72,218.57 Date 03/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALOMON, ASTRIDA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,218.57 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUZ, PHILLIP D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $72,217.95 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $72,217.33 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLEY, RANIECE L Employer name Education Department Amount $72,217.31 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACEK, STEVEN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $72,217.16 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, EDWARD H K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,217.14 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZIGER, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $72,217.05 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, J DAVID Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $72,216.95 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, ROBERT T Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $72,216.39 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRESSY Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $72,216.19 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, MARJORIE H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $72,215.96 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANDRO, NOREEN P Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $72,215.86 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, STEVEN H Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $72,215.33 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, ANITA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $72,215.33 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, ERIC W Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $72,215.20 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGE, JULIE E Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $72,214.30 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ROBERT M Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.86 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEAL, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,213.64 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CLAIRE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $72,213.63 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, SCOTT T Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $72,213.57 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPRESTO, JOANN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,213.46 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, ROGER Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $72,213.17 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, JAMES F Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.16 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRAD P Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.15 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGUAY, KIMBERLY F Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.14 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MEGAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.11 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ANDREW L Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.10 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANDRE, CHRISTINE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,213.09 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAL, PIERRE Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $72,213.08 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DIANE Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,213.08 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, SCOTT J Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $72,212.88 Date 01/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, MINI M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $72,212.40 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVA, THERESA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,212.00 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DOUGLAS R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $72,211.84 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSIO, JOHN J Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $72,211.35 Date 01/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, HEATHER M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,210.96 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, RICHARD E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $72,210.79 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MALITA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $72,210.65 Date 08/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAWLEY, SHANNON C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $72,209.95 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JENNIFER L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $72,209.69 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, BEVERLY S M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $72,209.63 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, LILLIAN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,209.51 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, HENRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,209.03 Date 04/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, JAMES R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $72,208.70 Date 02/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKYNE-ARYEE, SYNARA C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,208.63 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ELONGIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $72,208.60 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ALMAYDA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $72,208.12 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NAOMI Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $72,208.05 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, ARMANDO Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $72,207.96 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, JOSHUA J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,207.30 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, LEAH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,207.17 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZIARZ, DAVID C Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $72,206.94 Date 06/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, TAMARA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $72,206.94 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, MANUEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,206.37 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSTRAP, LYNSON, III Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $72,205.35 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, LAWRENCE L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $72,205.32 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARMIENTO, EDNA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,204.76 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCROSS, DAVID J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $72,204.72 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LANCE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,204.52 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, TIFFANY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $72,204.50 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZ, TINA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $72,204.16 Date 01/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHINS, DEREK A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $72,203.85 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, TAMMY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,203.11 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, VICTORIA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $72,202.95 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTHONY L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $72,202.94 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KEVIN E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $72,202.93 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, BRIAN E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $72,201.36 Date 03/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTRANTONIO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $72,201.31 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENSEN, SEAN P Employer name City of Rye Amount $72,201.02 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEROSTEK, STEPHANIE W Employer name Oneida County Amount $72,200.92 Date 08/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, REGINA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,200.83 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, JOSEPH P Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $72,200.34 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWSON, DOREEN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,200.18 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JIMMY Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $72,200.05 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ARTHUR E, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,200.05 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, MICHAEL R, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $72,199.95 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGAN, BRENT J Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $72,199.89 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPERI, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $72,199.75 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYBLE, THERESA R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $72,199.72 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, DORREL Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $72,199.67 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JODI L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $72,199.34 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETTERICH, MARY Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $72,199.20 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, STACY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,198.78 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, KANWARBIR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $72,198.40 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIBIN, SALIKUTTY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $72,198.28 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEMSKI, JAMES A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $72,198.24 Date 10/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, STEVEN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $72,198.03 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System