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 POPE, ADRIAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,529.68 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAK, WALTER R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,529.68 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, RANDOLPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,529.68 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, MOHAMMED R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $70,529.68 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, DOUGLAS Employer name Education Department Amount $70,529.68 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNES, JAMILA S Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,529.68 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, TONI M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,529.68 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CARMEN Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $70,529.68 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-THOMAS, CHARMAIN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,529.68 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKAN, BARRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATISAX, ERIN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, JAMES R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, THOMAS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, MARY C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKEZIE, BEATRICE O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, MELANIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, ALTHEA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,529.68 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUI, KAM F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,529.68 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, MARY E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $70,529.64 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETEY, PAUL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,529.61 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $70,529.55 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, JERRY T Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $70,529.50 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, JOSEPH Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $70,529.01 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $70,528.98 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, JUDITH A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,528.88 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BRIAN S Employer name Broome County Amount $70,528.38 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERAS, DAISY I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,528.12 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, GERALYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,527.86 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DAVID L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $70,527.64 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,526.84 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, BRENDA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,526.54 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, DAVID L Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $70,526.43 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, STEVEN A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,526.17 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, BRIAN E Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $70,525.97 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, LENA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,525.90 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, AARON C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,525.76 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, YONG-SOON E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,525.52 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, TARSHA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $70,525.45 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, CATHERINE V Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $70,525.45 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANDREW S, JR Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $70,525.29 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLYMORE, GEORGE W Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $70,525.18 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATERO, VINCENT A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $70,525.18 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIMER, YEFIM Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $70,525.15 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,524.70 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, MURAT Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,524.68 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,524.66 Date 06/11/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARENO, WILLIAM A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,524.48 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, EUGENE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $70,524.37 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTAIA, DANIELLE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $70,524.13 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, BRENDA T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $70,524.12 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY-KENNEDY, DIANNE R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,523.97 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOL, JANET E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $70,523.73 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, DIANA S Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $70,523.73 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, EDWARD R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,523.30 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, ABRAHAM J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $70,523.04 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKYOUMB, MARK S, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $70,523.03 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADLEY, DAVID R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $70,522.84 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASI, KRISTINA M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $70,522.76 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCHETTI, FRANCESCO, JR Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $70,522.75 Date 12/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLEN, JOSHUA J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,522.69 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, RENATE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,522.24 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOO, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,522.24 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JUSTIN R Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $70,522.01 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIELE, ALBERT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,521.94 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOLD, WILLIAM L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,521.69 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALOWSKI, STACEY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,521.22 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $70,521.03 Date 07/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, GREG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,520.90 Date 10/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RENEE A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $70,520.58 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGENAUER, DEREK C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,520.51 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JEFFREY L Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $70,520.25 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTATI, JANICE L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $70,520.15 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHIA, MARIE C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $70,520.08 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPLANTE, GREGORY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $70,520.06 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETIZIA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $70,520.00 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, LYNDA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,519.66 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHEANY, JODIE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $70,519.65 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, MARK D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,519.38 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVEREZ, YESENIA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $70,519.04 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETTJE, JENNIFER A Employer name Rockland County Amount $70,519.01 Date 11/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONSBERG, KURT R Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $70,518.86 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDLAM, ROBERT S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $70,518.84 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCIK, JOHN S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,518.48 Date 08/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KELLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,518.41 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADEAYNE, THOMAS J, SR Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,518.23 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOONE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,518.18 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENOYELLES, THOMAS K, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $70,518.18 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRODEL, KRISTEN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,517.86 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, DEREK K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,517.82 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECK, ELISE RAE Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $70,517.38 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDRY, EDWARD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,516.94 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, FRANCES S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,516.73 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNETTI, VICTOR, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,516.50 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTUONO, PASQUALE Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $70,516.15 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, FRANCIS V Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $70,516.04 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, IAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,516.03 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ELYSE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,515.74 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREW P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $70,514.14 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AKEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,513.95 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, CATHERINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,513.95 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System