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 DYROFF, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $71,326.76 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, STEWART W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,326.26 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, TOMMIE L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $71,326.04 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, JUDITH A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $71,325.94 Date 12/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, MICHAEL S Employer name Northville CSD Amount $71,325.72 Date 08/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, SYLVIA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $71,325.68 Date 07/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSETT, LANCE C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,325.61 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, KENNETH R Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $71,325.28 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JULIE A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $71,325.07 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENS, DANIEL E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $71,324.96 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, GEORGE A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,324.72 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUENTE, JERRY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $71,323.71 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABAT-YONATY, MARLA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,323.67 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHEE, RACHEL KRANITZ Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,323.67 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY-SMITH, MAURA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,323.67 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, JEAN MARIE Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $71,323.58 Date 12/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDLEIN, ARTHUR J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $71,323.38 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, JODI L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,322.81 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,322.04 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARRISI, JAMES M Employer name Department of Law Amount $71,321.91 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, BRIAN W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $71,321.80 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, SERGIO I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,321.80 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, SANDRA L Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $71,321.72 Date 10/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BENJAMIN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,321.69 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUILLETTE, LISA F Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $71,321.58 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPER, BRIAN T Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $71,321.42 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIELLO, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,321.34 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FINA, DANIEL G Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $71,321.19 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RANDY F Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,320.89 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROST, ROBERT Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,320.60 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, OLGA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $71,320.37 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JOSEPH M Employer name Ulster County Amount $71,320.18 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,320.03 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEX, JACQUELINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,319.73 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTEL, KIM Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $71,319.47 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, JENNIFER L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,319.43 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIMURRO, JENNIFER S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $71,319.16 Date 06/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, YERMIA Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $71,319.11 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MICHAEL A Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $71,318.91 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, KEVIN Employer name Broome County Amount $71,318.40 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJCESKI, KATHY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $71,318.04 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALACARO, SUZANNE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,318.02 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCHMEYER, CLIFFORD G Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $71,317.52 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUTMAN, SUSAN E Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $71,317.06 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, THOMAS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,316.91 Date 08/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORI A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $71,316.47 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $71,316.16 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDER, GAVIN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $71,316.03 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Albany County Amount $71,316.02 Date 06/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DARRIN G Employer name City of Middletown Amount $71,316.02 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINDOO, LAUREN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $71,314.92 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDRA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $71,314.62 Date 04/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONA, RHONDA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,313.63 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, JUSTIN T Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $71,312.93 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, XIU-YING Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $71,312.78 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMAS, A EVIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,312.72 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, RAYMOND C Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,312.54 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY-KENNY, ADRIENNE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,312.27 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOSH, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $71,311.78 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RAYMOND S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,311.64 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, JOHN A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,310.99 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $71,310.36 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITENFELD, MICHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $71,310.28 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEJA, JOHN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $71,310.09 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINI, SHARON L Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,310.00 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK-SAMUEL, SYNTYCHIA R Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $71,309.54 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, BRIAN D Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,309.48 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $71,309.37 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTED, SHANNON Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $71,309.30 Date 08/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBELT, RUSSELL W, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,308.91 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHELDOR, LAURA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,308.64 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLICK, THOMAS L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,308.64 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLE, YOLANDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $71,308.28 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, ROBERT D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,308.26 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVELS-RUSH, SHANIQUIA P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,308.20 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAND, JAYNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,308.11 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, DARREN S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,307.91 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGERMAN, GARY R, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $71,307.69 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECCHIO, LAWRENCE W Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,307.43 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURWELL, TAMIA N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,307.02 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, ROCCO Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $71,306.93 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHRAM, MAHADEO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $71,306.89 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINTON, CONNIE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,306.47 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCILLI, STEPHEN F Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $71,306.15 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, JAYME Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,306.14 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERSHAM, EDWARD MARCAL Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,305.76 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBEL, MATTHEW C Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $71,305.75 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPEROTTA, LINDSAY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,303.41 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, EILEEN P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $71,302.81 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ELIZABETH J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $71,302.80 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JOYCE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $71,302.79 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZPYRKA, SANDRA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $71,302.76 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, VINCENT J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $71,302.56 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSLOW, HOLLY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $71,302.13 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REANDEAU, FLOYD H Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $71,302.11 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, CRISTINA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,302.09 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJUSTE, MIRIAM Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,301.88 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ERICK J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $71,301.76 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JEFFREY S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $71,301.56 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $71,301.10 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System