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 STETZ-REESE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Erie County Amount $69,750.45 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BARBARA J Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $69,750.38 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, STEPHANIE Y Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,750.36 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENNAN, LIESBETH A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $69,750.17 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ANN T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $69,749.63 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHOMME, BARBARA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,749.26 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPENCKI, WILLIAM L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,748.40 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DWIGHT Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,747.37 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABICKI, JOAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $69,747.27 Date 09/09/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEY, JONATHAN L Employer name Erie County Amount $69,746.60 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, DANIEL E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $69,746.56 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUGHER, SHEILA J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $69,746.56 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ANN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,746.43 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGNA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,746.16 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABBANO, MICHELE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,746.16 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ELIZABETH Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $69,746.11 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, LATISHA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $69,745.82 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, DAVID Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $69,745.79 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHELEMY, JEAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $69,745.68 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, DONNA J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $69,744.98 Date 05/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JUAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,744.93 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LISA P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,744.70 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADES, ANGELA C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,744.70 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEICA S A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,744.70 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, TONYA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,744.70 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS-BERRIOS, DENISE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $69,744.70 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, KRISTI L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,744.70 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROSEMARIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,744.70 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHOUSE, ROBERTA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,744.70 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSON, LANCE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $69,744.70 Date 07/08/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFANO, WILLIAM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,744.46 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, PATRICE F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,744.03 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTMAN, JOANNE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,744.00 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DOLORES Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,743.90 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, PATRICK V Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,743.65 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALON, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $69,743.54 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MARIO A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,743.42 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, DAVID C Employer name Steuben County Amount $69,743.35 Date 06/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, TINA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $69,743.27 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MICHAEL F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,743.26 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAYETTE, NADINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,742.52 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, CHRISTINE J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $69,742.46 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITTINGER, DEBORAH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,742.01 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUWER, RUDOLPH C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,741.99 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNIE, EILEEN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,741.89 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHARLES F, III Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,741.78 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, FRANK S Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $69,741.61 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NICHOLAS F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,741.60 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORALES, ANGEL Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $69,741.13 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, MICHELLE Y Employer name Albany County Amount $69,740.64 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGO, PETER J Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $69,740.40 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCINO, PAUL A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $69,740.35 Date 07/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERS, BRAD E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,740.29 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEMENT, BRIAN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,739.92 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,739.83 Date 02/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Erie County Amount $69,739.28 Date 07/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERT, PETER J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $69,739.26 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRIAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,738.97 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLI, DOMINICK Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $69,738.79 Date 09/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, SHIRLYN M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $69,738.74 Date 12/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, BONNIE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,738.74 Date 03/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFERY T Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $69,738.46 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEKS, TIMOTHY W Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,737.96 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LORIE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $69,737.48 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, GABRIELLE H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $69,737.40 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENHARD, STACEY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,737.29 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER, JOHN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,736.72 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, JOVENA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,736.69 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, MICHAEL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,736.33 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWVER, JEFFERY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,735.97 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, SAMIA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,735.91 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPHEW, CASEY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,735.80 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, JEFFERY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,735.78 Date 02/02/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAM, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $69,735.55 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALANDY, YOLANDE S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,735.52 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEY, JOEL E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $69,735.49 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHNER, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $69,734.56 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, ANDREW O Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,734.54 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETTI, MARK A Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $69,734.54 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, JAMES C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,734.45 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BARBARA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,734.32 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANBOONMEE, SUTHEP Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,734.22 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANUS, LISA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,734.19 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, RAFEAL S, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,734.12 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, TIMOTHY A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,733.63 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSNER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $69,733.56 Date 08/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, NEREIDA Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,733.48 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKINSHIP, TONI F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,733.22 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERTIN, RICHARD J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $69,732.98 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARE, SAMUEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $69,732.93 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNEREY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,732.68 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREVELING, DAVID R Employer name Broome County Amount $69,732.37 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, COLLEEN M Employer name Broome County Amount $69,732.01 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIYO, LYN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,731.92 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLETTE, ERIC R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,731.89 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, THOMAS V Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,731.77 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CLARENCE NG Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $69,730.96 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOUBEN, JAMES G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,730.76 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $69,730.34 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLEY, DENICE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,730.26 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System