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 MC ZORN, CHANDLER L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,111.44 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, ROGER P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $70,110.74 Date 01/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABLE, ANDREW T Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $70,110.34 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, JOHN A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $70,110.09 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CLARE B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $70,110.05 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,109.92 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, TAMMY Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $70,109.90 Date 01/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTESTABILE, SARA S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $70,109.24 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DONA JOI Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $70,109.24 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEGIA, EVELYN M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $70,109.04 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, ROBERT L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,108.92 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, SHAWN W Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $70,108.91 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAYETTE, MELANIE A Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $70,108.40 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODSIADLO, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,108.39 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,108.20 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES JARDIN, WILLIAM A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $70,107.70 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, VICTOR F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,107.54 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLE, BONNIE L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $70,107.28 Date 11/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, HOLLY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,107.04 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, BRIAN T Employer name City of Troy Amount $70,107.04 Date 08/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADSTREET, DIANNE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,106.67 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MELLYNN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,105.81 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, RAYMOND F, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $70,105.55 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, MARCELLE Employer name Greenlawn Water District Amount $70,105.34 Date 03/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPERI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,105.25 Date 04/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZOVINO, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $70,104.43 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, IAN D, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $70,104.35 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, WILLIAM T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $70,103.95 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURRIER, DALE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $70,103.57 Date 06/21/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PENNY L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $70,103.52 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RACHEL M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $70,103.30 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WAYNE S, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,103.16 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVELLA, EVAN R F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,103.06 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSABENE, JASON P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,102.78 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, RICHARD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,102.60 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERRON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $70,102.58 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, MATTHEW M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $70,102.14 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATORRE, JUSTINO Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $70,101.68 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALABA, JUSTIN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,101.56 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, PAULA J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $70,101.46 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDA, CLARE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,101.20 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, FRANCISCO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,100.87 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORUK, MARINA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $70,100.71 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $70,100.52 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JUSTIN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $70,100.45 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEB, CHARLES Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $70,100.36 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LELLA, VINCENT M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $70,100.34 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAR, MICHAEL T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,100.28 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DONNA M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $70,099.80 Date 04/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROBIN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $70,099.60 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, NEAL R, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $70,099.17 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $70,099.12 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $70,098.45 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, JOHN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $70,097.89 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER-ZEHR, MICHELLE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $70,097.81 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, YVONNE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,097.77 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHER, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $70,097.65 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATEL, PARUL A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,097.58 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLETT, BENJAMIN D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $70,097.09 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, SHANISE N Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $70,097.07 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, J M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,096.89 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, CORY D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $70,096.63 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, KEIR D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $70,096.61 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, LEONARD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $70,096.58 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, ELISE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $70,096.28 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JERI D Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $70,096.26 Date 10/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, FRANCIS L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $70,096.10 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, IVETTE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,096.07 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PETER S Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $70,096.02 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE-CURRAN, ANGELA B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,096.00 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIN, ALBERT S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $70,095.92 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, CAROL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,095.91 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINERA, LISA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $70,095.82 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, NICHOLAS M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $70,095.62 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALWARA, JOHN T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $70,095.54 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara County Amount $70,095.12 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $70,095.04 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEDGES, JEFFREY G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $70,094.57 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TERRI L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,094.40 Date 07/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ANDREW T Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $70,093.96 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, KEVIN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $70,093.69 Date 10/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GREGORY E, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $70,093.68 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $70,093.68 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTVIN-GIORDANO, CLAUDINE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $70,093.63 Date 01/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT G Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $70,093.04 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUE, LIZABETH Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $70,093.02 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOPUST, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $70,093.01 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKY, JANICE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $70,092.67 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELLEN T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $70,092.62 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PAUL G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,092.51 Date 03/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCABRUNA, BRIAN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $70,092.42 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROBA, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,091.86 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, LYNNE Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $70,091.71 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, THERESA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $70,091.62 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, BRIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,091.46 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATKIEWICZ, JOHN D Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $70,091.31 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERR, SANDRA M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $70,090.98 Date 02/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, ANTHONY Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $70,090.00 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIMARI, ARIMEY C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $70,089.84 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLEM, CHRISTINA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $70,089.30 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System