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 WALCZAK, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JEAN M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,815.72 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, PETER M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,815.72 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, SHARON R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,815.72 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIDA, SALVATORE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,815.72 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINCIONE, CAROL M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,815.72 Date 06/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, SHAUGHN K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, JENEAN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, ERIC J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,815.72 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JAMES A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MARTIN J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLO, JANINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYBERG, SUZANNE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SHAW, MICHELLE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, DARLENE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESOURDY, CONNIE S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, DIANA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JUNE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMAROLA, JAMIE D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATT, ROBERT Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JESSICA F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DALE F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELL, B DONNA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LINDA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTZ, JAMIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FONTAINE, JENNIFER P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKERT, PAUL F, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORATO, LAURA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, BARBARA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAND, JEFFREY P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, JEFFREY T Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PETER A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPOS, KAREN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULICH, ROBERT G Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIS, ADEL M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, MICHAEL W Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 07/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MICHELLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, JACQUELYN J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DENNIS R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MARY K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,815.72 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, VICTORIA A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $69,815.59 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSS, RAYMOND T, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,815.06 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HANNAH B Employer name Essex County Amount $69,815.04 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGELLO, VINCENT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,814.90 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, FRANKLIN T Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $69,814.82 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KEVIN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $69,814.61 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUISENBERRY, SCOTT L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $69,814.46 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCELZI, RAYMOND E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $69,814.37 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRZYNSKI, WALTER C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,814.34 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUL, LAURA J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $69,814.01 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, JOHN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,813.95 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, JOSE DUARTE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $69,813.76 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNACZYK, GARY T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $69,813.71 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLCZYNSKI, SCOTT M Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,813.01 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, PAUL M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $69,812.48 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TRAVIS Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $69,811.78 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, COREY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,811.12 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, SEAN P Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $69,810.42 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTERN, SHAWN A Employer name Erie County Amount $69,810.29 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNARDO, DOROTHEA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $69,810.06 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, PAUL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $69,809.94 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDIG, PATRICIA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,809.63 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BECKY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $69,809.51 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYA, NICOLE A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,809.03 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DAVID Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $69,808.92 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TAMIKA S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $69,808.92 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHFORT, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $69,808.58 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELT, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $69,808.45 Date 02/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JASON D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $69,807.92 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, WILLIAM Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $69,807.92 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, DIANE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $69,807.92 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEANT, CLAUDETTE M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $69,807.92 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNN, MARY T Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $69,807.71 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRENTE, KELLY Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $69,807.67 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, TAMMI L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,807.60 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, TANYA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,807.11 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADDOCK, RICHARD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $69,807.08 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, ALLISON Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,806.88 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPPARO, RICHARD D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $69,805.64 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ROBERT M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $69,805.57 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISTNER, BRUCE E Employer name Oneida County Amount $69,805.48 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, FRANK H JR Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $69,805.39 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURPURA, JOHN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,805.25 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DOUGLAS J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $69,805.20 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROVITO, PETER M Employer name City of Utica Amount $69,804.97 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVE, JOHN G Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $69,804.80 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHALUS, KAREN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $69,804.18 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MONIQUE H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,803.67 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, KENNETH W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $69,803.64 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, ASHER G, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,802.25 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, NICHOLAS R Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $69,802.12 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BETHANNY Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $69,802.07 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWA, CHARLENE I Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,800.88 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, KERBIN A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,800.78 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, LINDA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $69,800.75 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISNETT, TORRY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,800.69 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEEN, DAVID H Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $69,800.52 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KATHRYN C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,800.41 Date 08/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, THOMAS E Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $69,800.00 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, VICTOR L, II Employer name City of Fulton Amount $69,799.95 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System