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 WILSON SCHMIEDER, KARLINE N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,114.75 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LORRAINE S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $71,114.42 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOEZ, YENIFER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,114.38 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRONTO, CHARLES F Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $71,114.32 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWNINGSHIELD, JOHN R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $71,114.21 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, WENDY G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $71,113.79 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIDASZ, KAREN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,113.38 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCAVAGE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $71,113.11 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ROSE MARIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,111.93 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN-ECK, REBECCA C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $71,111.43 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAUGH, JEFFREY N Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $71,111.24 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ERIC Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $71,110.98 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,110.70 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY-DIXON, CONSTANCE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,110.13 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, ANITRA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,110.00 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYEA, EUGENE R, III Employer name City of Troy Amount $71,109.97 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DE WAL, SCOTT Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $71,109.85 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RUSSO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,109.15 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERGHINE, RICHARD M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $71,108.84 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DEBORAH P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $71,108.83 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, JAMES I Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $71,108.70 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKEY, LANCE R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $71,108.17 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICK, MARK R Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $71,108.05 Date 12/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITRE, ALICIA I Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,107.74 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ROBERT A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $71,107.14 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, ROLLES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,106.50 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFAY, RITA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,105.88 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $71,105.74 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, JANET Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $71,105.36 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, RANDI Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $71,105.26 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADTKE, CARL A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $71,104.75 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, THOMAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,104.40 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, LEE Y Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,104.40 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHISSLER, CHARLES F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,104.28 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODWAY, VICKI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,104.28 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MICHELE L Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $71,104.20 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, BEAU J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,103.63 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEELAND, ROGER W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $71,103.59 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGER-ABEL, MARIA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $71,103.50 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CYNTHIA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,102.82 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERCHIA, GERIANNE S Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $71,102.26 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $71,102.15 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, KYLE J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $71,101.73 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $71,101.60 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, THORANCE A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $71,101.60 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ERIC J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,101.32 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN R, JR Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $71,101.20 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVIE, RYAN P Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $71,101.09 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $71,100.94 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLAN TORGGLER, DEENA M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $71,100.42 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ADAM Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,100.26 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, VANESSA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $71,100.09 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, NATALIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $71,099.98 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, MARK J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $71,099.82 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEREMY W Employer name City of Troy Amount $71,099.80 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCLEAR, JOEL A Employer name Oneida County Amount $71,099.37 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, TONYA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $71,098.97 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELEFELD, MARK C Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $71,098.61 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORR, DANIEL C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $71,098.54 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JEFFREY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $71,098.12 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULL, ANDREW A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,097.76 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $71,097.59 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, GARRETT L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $71,097.42 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, RONALD R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $71,096.92 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, ROBERT J Employer name Wayne County Amount $71,095.88 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,095.79 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSIK, ADAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $71,095.76 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERUBE, ANNEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $71,095.75 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEMANN, GARY T Employer name Town of Somers Amount $71,095.67 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, MARK J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $71,095.56 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCELIS, NORBERTO Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $71,095.00 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, SEAN C Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $71,094.78 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIN L Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $71,094.78 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESIN, RONALD F, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $71,094.25 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, JAMIE A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,094.07 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, RHEA H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $71,093.95 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGLAS, REBECCA Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $71,093.47 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOL, GAIL Employer name Village of Huntington Bay Amount $71,093.30 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN-HAINES, MICHELLE Employer name Education Department Amount $71,093.10 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, BONNIE K Employer name Education Department Amount $71,093.10 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUU, THUY T Employer name Education Department Amount $71,093.10 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, BERNARD E Employer name Education Department Amount $71,093.10 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, SUSAN E Employer name Education Department Amount $71,093.10 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, EILEEN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,093.10 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEMO, JOSEPH F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $71,093.10 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENCE, LESLIE Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $71,093.03 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, LISA G Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $71,092.34 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, JAIME Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $71,092.21 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, BRIAN P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $71,092.00 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TRINA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $71,091.93 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUBELL, NANCY E Employer name Erie County Amount $71,091.58 Date 09/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BRADLEY J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $71,091.30 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ESSIE R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $71,091.14 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITMAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,090.99 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LEONARD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,090.59 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,089.99 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHNEN, KEVIN M, II Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,089.29 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $71,089.05 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ANTHONY J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $71,089.00 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, KATHY R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $71,088.54 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System