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 DALY, SEAN P Employer name Town of Kent Amount $71,349.60 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITO, PATRICK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,349.53 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CLAUDE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,349.38 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TORRE IAN Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $71,347.83 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, VICTORIA E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $71,347.34 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, CARMEN I Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,346.72 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, JAYE A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $71,346.58 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,346.20 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, ZACHARY S Employer name Ontario County Amount $71,346.09 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $71,346.07 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVERNEAU, PARNEL Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $71,345.91 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONALD P Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $71,345.70 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Amount $71,345.15 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOMBE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $71,344.83 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VABER, CLARISSA W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,344.77 Date 05/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSZENICZNY, DONNA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,344.60 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOERTZ, HEIDI L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,344.53 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZTAFAGO, STANLEY R Employer name Albany County Amount $71,344.43 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, HEATHER D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $71,343.67 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SERNA, BEATRIZ J Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,343.08 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, PETER W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,343.00 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIFFANY R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $71,342.97 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, DAVID S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $71,342.59 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERSINGER, TODD E Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,342.48 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANTHONY W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,342.34 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, JAMIE W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $71,342.27 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, RUDOLPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,342.20 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MALISA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,341.93 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, BETH A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,341.37 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, JACQUELINE R Employer name Broome County Amount $71,341.25 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLY, BETSY J Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $71,341.24 Date 07/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANOVER, MARLENE R Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $71,341.21 Date 09/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $71,340.44 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRESETT, WILLIAM J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $71,340.35 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDH, ERIC H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,340.31 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT-COLLAZUOL, ANN C Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $71,340.20 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZEMKO, KEVIN A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $71,340.00 Date 11/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCOLA, ALFRED J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $71,339.11 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGEMI, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $71,338.76 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $71,338.62 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, RICHARD W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $71,338.52 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RICHARD J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $71,338.35 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, CHRISTINA I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,338.17 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MATTHEW J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $71,338.09 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, SHANEVE A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $71,337.99 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUCA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $71,337.77 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMPER, TERRENCE W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $71,337.62 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,337.24 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDES, AMERICO B Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $71,337.15 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINO, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $71,337.04 Date 03/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, SUZAN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $71,336.83 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONACIK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $71,336.25 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, BRIAN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,336.23 Date 05/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIARRE, DAVID F Employer name Delaware County Amount $71,335.96 Date 05/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CASEY E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $71,335.83 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,335.73 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RAYMOND W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $71,335.60 Date 07/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACE, CARRIE M, MS Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $71,335.45 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAND, HEATHER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,335.40 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, DANIEL T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,335.28 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,335.19 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TEESHA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $71,335.06 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,334.81 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBIG, SCOTT G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,334.40 Date 06/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICKY S Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $71,334.27 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOR, ADAM S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,333.97 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, DAVID Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,333.91 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, ANTHONY C Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $71,333.35 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JEFFREY S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $71,333.25 Date 03/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHSON, CARL J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $71,332.84 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECK, ANDREW W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,332.60 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOAKYE-ACHEAMPONG, IBRAHIM Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $71,332.48 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGES, KERRI L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,332.35 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,332.26 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPICK, LEE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,332.15 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOSHUA B Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $71,331.96 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBER, RONALD J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $71,331.91 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CATENA, DINA M Employer name Orange County Amount $71,331.63 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGG, JASON M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $71,330.75 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD R, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,330.43 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, EUGENE F Employer name Town of Elma Amount $71,329.99 Date 05/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHLEN, LYNN A, MS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $71,329.60 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOREST, HERARD Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,329.51 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPPEN, JASON A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $71,329.47 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,329.45 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUCZKA, JOHN PAUL Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,329.27 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFIGLIO, RUSSELL J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $71,329.26 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, AMANDA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $71,329.10 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, STEVEN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $71,328.77 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILBEAULT, JASON P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $71,328.66 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KAITLYN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,328.11 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, JOHNNIE OSBURN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $71,328.09 Date 03/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURUZ, KIP M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $71,328.01 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEHMAN, JOSEPH D, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $71,327.42 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELMI, MARY K Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $71,327.16 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, DAUD Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $71,327.08 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVARES, ELIZABETH Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $71,327.00 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACH, CHRISTINE Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $71,327.00 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, OLIVIA A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $71,326.90 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, KENNETH A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $71,326.87 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System