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 KOSITS, MATTHEW G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,446.96 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, TERRENCE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $71,446.78 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ-BRAVO, LYDIA G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $71,446.76 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS-AIME, FRANTZ PIERRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,446.58 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT, BUSHRA R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $71,446.54 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONAS, KEVIN C Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $71,446.29 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREISLER, MICKEY C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,446.18 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ERIC Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $71,445.62 Date 08/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, LISA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $71,445.09 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, LINDA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,444.93 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JENNIFER A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $71,444.89 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTTKAMP, CLAIRE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $71,444.89 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, KEVIN P Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,444.78 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINS, JAMAL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $71,444.24 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKTON, ANDREW J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $71,444.01 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, ANN MARIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $71,443.56 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, VICTOR A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,443.53 Date 08/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHOLAN, JANET M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $71,442.94 Date 11/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOVICK, ROBBY T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,442.54 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, THOMAS E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $71,442.50 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNVERDORBEN, RONALD W Employer name Town of Marilla Amount $71,442.02 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, KENNETH R Employer name Erie County Amount $71,441.50 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KEVIN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,441.50 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPERON, MOISES Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $71,441.28 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, CRYSTAL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,441.26 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENHAGEN, DOUGLAS B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $71,440.68 Date 05/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, JOSHUA J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $71,440.68 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKURTH, GREGORY A Employer name Wyoming Soil,Water Cons District Amount $71,440.64 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRECHETTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $71,440.60 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, ALEXANDRA K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,440.59 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNOCENT, KASSANDRE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,440.35 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLERER, AARON W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $71,439.98 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODAU, KEVIN A Employer name City of Rye Amount $71,439.47 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESFAYE, ERMIAS Employer name Department of Law Amount $71,439.42 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, TAYLOR G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $71,439.42 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALANITRI, MICHELLE A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $71,439.10 Date 02/19/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, WILSON A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $71,438.66 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHELLO, ARLENE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $71,438.62 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZUTPHEN, KYLE E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,437.73 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, RICHARD D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $71,437.32 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, DOMINICK Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $71,437.18 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, JOSEPH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,437.09 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LORRAINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,436.85 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRER, ANDREW E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $71,436.77 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, SEAN M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $71,436.35 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METRI, YVON Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $71,436.01 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, PAMELA L Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $71,435.67 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKINGHAM, THERESE B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,435.62 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SONIA J Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $71,435.24 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOFF, JAMIE L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $71,435.23 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ANDREA C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $71,434.87 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, KRISTEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,434.79 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBNER, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,434.58 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, BRENT M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $71,434.41 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, GEOFFREY R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $71,433.54 Date 12/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIEL, MARIANELA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,433.48 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPTON, SUSAN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $71,433.26 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, JEWEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,432.96 Date 01/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, BRIDGET K Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,432.90 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BRIAN S Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $71,432.88 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,432.61 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAS, MICHELE D Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $71,432.02 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, LYNN M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,432.02 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDENAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $71,431.97 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MARK Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $71,431.84 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERUBE, AARON C Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $71,431.60 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO-WISHART, GIOIA A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $71,431.54 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIG, NICHOLAS R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $71,431.08 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOS, TEDDY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $71,431.00 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURCHISON, ANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,430.78 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANVILLE, MARK J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,430.62 Date 12/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDY, LEE C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $71,430.11 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMIDEI-POMALES, MILDRED Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,430.11 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHUCHE, LUCIA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $71,429.92 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, WILLIAM J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $71,429.13 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, NADINE M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $71,429.00 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNELLS, MATTHEW C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,428.85 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, THOMAS E Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $71,428.48 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,428.00 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIENO, WILLIAM B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,427.63 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, MARY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $71,427.55 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, DARIA R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,427.45 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAVANSKY, LYUBOV Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $71,427.10 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, THOMAS P Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $71,426.94 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $71,426.89 Date 07/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, TIMOTHY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,426.45 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTY, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,426.16 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONE, MARIE L Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $71,425.99 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LOVEL E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $71,425.75 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VENCOT N Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $71,424.93 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, RUTH A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $71,424.70 Date 06/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $71,424.40 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTERO, JOSE A Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $71,424.16 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREARY, ELAINE M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $71,423.58 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, PATRICIA C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $71,423.56 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLMAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $71,423.28 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, TINISHA Y Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,423.19 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, HASSAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,423.04 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ESTELLE N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $71,423.04 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PETER M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $71,422.62 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System