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 MALLON, DENISE A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,596.11 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIR, EVERTON A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $71,595.94 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSTON, KIM Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,595.62 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JOHN M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $71,595.43 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $71,595.36 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINA, DIEGO F Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $71,595.18 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, GLENN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $71,595.16 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRETTA, MARY C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,594.43 Date 03/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,594.42 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEICHER, BRADLEY H Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,593.91 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HERBERT J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,593.90 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYATT, DAVID J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,593.28 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ROLANDO Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $71,593.14 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CATHERINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $71,593.04 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFFLE, ANDREA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,592.81 Date 02/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBEZIM, GLORIA O Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,592.27 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KAREN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $71,591.90 Date 09/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SHANNON E Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $71,591.65 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, BENJAMIN I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,591.33 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, ANDREW J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,590.87 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, DONNA K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $71,590.65 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JUSTIN V Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,590.25 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORRICO, NATALIE J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,589.54 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, JAMES G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $71,589.12 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGENBAUGH, KRISTOPHER A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,588.85 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CORRIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,588.36 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, CARMELA R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,588.14 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ROBERT P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $71,588.05 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SCOTT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,587.36 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMATO, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $71,587.21 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MICHELLE A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $71,586.84 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLIA, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $71,586.53 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, ANDRE O Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $71,586.52 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMANN, MARK Employer name Oneida County Amount $71,585.55 Date 10/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRI, RONALD J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $71,585.52 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACKE, LEIGH L Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $71,585.15 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, THERESA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $71,585.02 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, SANDRA P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $71,584.96 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALETTA, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,584.83 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZEK, ROBERT Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $71,584.81 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, MICHELLE C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $71,584.43 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, CESAR J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $71,584.32 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMBE, BRENDA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,584.32 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, ANNAMARIE E Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $71,583.82 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, MARTINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,583.82 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $71,583.78 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDELL, CHRIS M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $71,583.40 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWORDS, SUSAN Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $71,583.32 Date 04/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULIA, PHILIP C Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $71,583.22 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $71,583.06 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARINA C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $71,582.99 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNEY, MARK A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,582.82 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, REUBEN I Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,582.69 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SUSAN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $71,582.52 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTHBERT, JASON Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $71,582.36 Date 06/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPLER, DONNA J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $71,581.93 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWUIETT, MILDRED J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $71,581.31 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISH, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $71,581.17 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELZLE, JAMES Employer name Erie County Amount $71,581.00 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,580.56 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, VICTORIA I Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,580.52 Date 11/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, KELLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $71,580.33 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCHRIE, SUSAN A Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $71,580.10 Date 12/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,579.83 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SCOTT E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,579.78 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEQUEIRA, JOAN F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $71,578.90 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $71,578.89 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENKER, ROBERT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,578.86 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACEY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $71,577.48 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, KEVIN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $71,577.34 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, JANET D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,577.10 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, JOSHUA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,577.10 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,576.92 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIBONE, MARTIN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $71,576.80 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETO, LISA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,576.78 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, KARYN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,576.49 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, CORLISS J Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $71,576.22 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JAMES F Employer name Ulster County Amount $71,575.87 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, JAMES E, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $71,575.86 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBERY, DIANE R Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,575.71 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, LARRY P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,575.37 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOY A Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $71,575.10 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, IRINA C Employer name Department of Law Amount $71,575.06 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, COREY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $71,575.05 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGINS, DARLENE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,574.03 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, DAVID J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $71,573.85 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITHOLTZ, SHERI L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $71,573.02 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGA, JOHN A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $71,572.85 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, SALLY ANNE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,572.54 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LISAMARIE Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $71,572.00 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, PURA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $71,571.46 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, TOMMY J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $71,571.32 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,571.24 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, KEVIN D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,571.12 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, PETER F Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $71,570.90 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESCA, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $71,570.36 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, ANICE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $71,569.86 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVANNAH, JOHN J, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,569.74 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, JASON G Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $71,569.64 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTENBACHER, KENNETH L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $71,569.46 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System