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 UDAYAN, ANTONY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,300.51 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAD, MICHAEL G Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $71,299.89 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANIA, PETER A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $71,299.54 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, ERIC J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,299.14 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, RODNEY L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,298.95 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, ANTHONY F Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $71,298.25 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JELONEK, TIMOTHY Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,298.17 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MARY LEE Employer name Warren County Amount $71,297.94 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, PATRICIA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,297.83 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKER, JOSEPH A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,297.28 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERKEL, PETER Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $71,297.17 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, GARY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,296.49 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CRAIG V Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,295.89 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GULLAM, MATTHEW J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $71,295.62 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, VERONICA A Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $71,294.94 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELL, BASSAIN A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $71,294.45 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, VICKY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,294.45 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ROBERT W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,294.45 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, JAMES J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $71,294.32 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORCE, CHARLES J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $71,294.30 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTS, CATHLEEN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,294.09 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZEN, HEATHER C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $71,293.69 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZUOLO, RICHARD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,293.52 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,293.51 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, DEBORAH L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $71,293.40 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDEY, JEFFREY B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,293.24 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHAND, TODD A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,292.86 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, PAMELA J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $71,292.77 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADBURY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $71,292.20 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, CONNIE L Employer name Education Department Amount $71,292.00 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGMANTANIS JA, KAREN L Employer name Greene County Amount $71,291.61 Date 10/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, JARED M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,291.50 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, EVERETT J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $71,291.21 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLO, ANTHONY W Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $71,291.13 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTO, DONATO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $71,291.01 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, RICHMOND E Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $71,290.36 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANDREW C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,290.29 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, JAY Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $71,290.28 Date 04/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOVICH, KATIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,290.21 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, AMANDA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,290.20 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DEBORAH A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $71,289.74 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, WESLEY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,289.40 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, SHARON P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,289.29 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMARA, DAOUDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,289.28 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMOWICZ, AMY L Employer name Erie County Amount $71,289.23 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROARY, CHRISTINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $71,288.70 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, RONALD T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $71,288.49 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, HALINA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,288.08 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $71,288.03 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KEITH P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,287.36 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JASON M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,287.13 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUBRIDGE, MCKENZIE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $71,286.98 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTEO, MICHAEL D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,286.80 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BRIAN S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,286.80 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, STEPHANIE E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,286.80 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHL, LAURIE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $71,286.72 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENCIK, JOSEPH R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,286.71 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWEFF, JULES Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $71,286.66 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,286.43 Date 07/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, MATHEW J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,286.05 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCHOWSKI, THOMAS M Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $71,285.48 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHEAMPONG, SAMUEL A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $71,285.13 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, REGINA T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $71,285.11 Date 06/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, LOLA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,284.90 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, SCOTT M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $71,284.74 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBERG, WILLIAM R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $71,284.73 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, JANET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,284.66 Date 10/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, HERBERT A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $71,284.62 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMISTELLA, KEITH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,284.58 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFLER, JASON L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,284.10 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, MICHAEL D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $71,283.34 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOEHNLEIN, NANCY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,283.09 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSONG, JON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $71,282.45 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, SCOTT W Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,282.42 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBOWITZ, CRAIG S Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,282.33 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BETH ANN C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $71,282.27 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARABAUGH, JOHN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $71,282.19 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMANTE, S MICHAEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,281.75 Date 05/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, SHAWN K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,280.96 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIALARDO, STEVEN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $71,280.82 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUELS, JAMES E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $71,280.02 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, GARRY R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $71,280.01 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHER, JOHN M, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $71,279.86 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, KRISTIN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $71,279.46 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, STEVEN E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $71,279.46 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, RUSSELL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,279.37 Date 08/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, GLYNNIS S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,278.92 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, STEPHEN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $71,278.72 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, DANTON P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $71,278.13 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANTHONY S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,277.94 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERSON, ANDREA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $71,277.78 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDIA, MICHELLE A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $71,277.70 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $71,277.36 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, BRUCE D Employer name City of Auburn Amount $71,276.54 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGNI, MICHAEL J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $71,276.38 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, CARLETTA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $71,276.10 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLIOT, JOSHUA O Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,276.10 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDKA, CHERYLE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $71,276.04 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, EDWARD P Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $71,275.89 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, LINDA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,275.42 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System