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 JACKSON, NICHOLAS R Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,694.23 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KELLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,694.04 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JOSEPH E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $70,693.36 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSANDRINI, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,693.29 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGREGOR, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,693.28 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, JAMES J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $70,693.25 Date 08/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUNOD, CINDY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,692.47 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSELER, JAMES D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,692.18 Date 10/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDOT, JESUS Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $70,692.00 Date 05/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONCE, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,691.95 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERER, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $70,690.90 Date 03/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Rye Amount $70,690.57 Date 09/17/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELMER, GENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,690.55 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERI, RICHARD P Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $70,690.50 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, ANDREW M Employer name Erie County Amount $70,690.27 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JOEL W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,689.96 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DONNA M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $70,689.80 Date 10/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDLAKE, ALISON M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $70,689.69 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CARRUBBA, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $70,689.16 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CHARLES M Employer name Broome County Amount $70,689.01 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTASI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,688.72 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIKDER, MOAZZEM H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,688.54 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, DANIEL T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $70,688.35 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKETT, TRACIE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,688.07 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, ALAN W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,687.99 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUZANNE F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $70,687.76 Date 01/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANESE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $70,687.49 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUGH, RAYMOND Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $70,687.45 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, JUSTIN W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $70,687.25 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA V Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $70,686.75 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KEVIN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $70,686.73 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLLER, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $70,685.64 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULATOWSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $70,685.50 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMURRA, WILLIAM M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $70,685.48 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JAMES D Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $70,685.31 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYMENT, ERIC M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $70,685.17 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VINCENT L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $70,685.16 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, LISA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $70,685.16 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, CHRIS A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $70,684.55 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, PETER J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $70,684.26 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENION, DENNIS M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $70,684.00 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACAPPA, LINDA F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,683.86 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADT, JASON A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,683.43 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, KEVIN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $70,683.20 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAVALLI, AURORA M Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $70,683.15 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, MARK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,683.08 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMIZIO, LINDA D Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $70,683.03 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, RICHARD A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $70,683.02 Date 01/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNRO, THERESA W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,682.56 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINSCHKE, KIRSTEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,682.31 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSON- HARRIS, JOY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,681.87 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACHOWICZ, MACIEJ Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $70,681.80 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, WILSON E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $70,681.65 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARGARITA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,681.52 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOIA, RALPH A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,681.41 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DEBORAH L Employer name Genesee County Amount $70,681.23 Date 04/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JERRY L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $70,681.06 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEONARD M Employer name Erie County Amount $70,681.05 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGEL, WILLIAM E Employer name Ontario County Amount $70,680.89 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $70,680.65 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARTIN G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,680.46 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, VIOLET E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,680.42 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, WENDY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $70,680.22 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, ERIN C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $70,680.22 Date 04/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAITLIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,680.01 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELARO, JOSEPH D Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,679.79 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMARINETZ, JUDITH M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $70,679.34 Date 09/27/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HECTOR, JR Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $70,678.92 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYAS, MARVAL L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,678.66 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINHAS, PARVEEN K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,678.49 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $70,678.22 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETOR, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Town of Clay Amount $70,677.70 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, BETTY L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $70,677.54 Date 04/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, MARIA H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $70,677.54 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGEL, ABIGAIL J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $70,677.54 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUSON, SHONNA M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,677.36 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOHN D Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $70,677.35 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DENISE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $70,677.08 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIGIN, MAUREEN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $70,677.08 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHOUT, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $70,676.44 Date 11/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KRISTA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $70,676.07 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, JOHNETHIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,675.71 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVERHILL, KYLE J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $70,675.58 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNON, JAMES W Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $70,675.21 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRELLA, ROBERT C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $70,675.14 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JOSHUA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,675.02 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGAWARE, ROBERT C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,675.02 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDORN, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,675.02 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,675.02 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JEAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,675.02 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZNEK, ANDREW P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $70,675.02 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ERIN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,675.02 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFERI, WONDWOSEN Z Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $70,675.02 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLIBERSUCH, JEFFREY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,675.02 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, JACOB A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $70,675.02 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $70,675.02 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBNATH, JAGABANDHU Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,675.02 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAROS, DAMIANOS T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,675.02 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,675.02 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, SCOTT S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,675.02 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System