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 SCOTT, MARK A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,687.92 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONAN, SHAWN M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $69,687.75 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, CHRISTENE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,687.47 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ANDREW T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,687.45 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, TRAVIS A W Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $69,687.19 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, LINDA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,687.16 Date 08/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYMUS, MATTHEW J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,686.87 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, SHU-CHING Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,686.85 Date 07/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, CHARLES L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $69,686.60 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, MICHAEL J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,686.16 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW-JALLOH, ALICE B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,685.44 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSTKA, PAUL A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $69,685.44 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, BARBARA E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,684.80 Date 12/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, GARY W Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $69,684.19 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACICCA, FRED A, III Employer name City of Rome Amount $69,683.95 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OHAR, GREGORY R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,683.14 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWBRAY, LEROY S Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $69,683.14 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIANO, VINCENT Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $69,683.08 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, AMANDA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,682.90 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,682.84 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, HONSAN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $69,682.49 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSTER, STEVE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,682.41 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSZKO, THERESA B Employer name Erie County Amount $69,681.99 Date 12/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, JAMAL Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $69,681.97 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPERMAN, SANDRA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,681.80 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, BRIAN P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,681.26 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSWEENEY, THOMAS M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,681.22 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODASRA, SHIRISH G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,681.14 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERVINGTON, KRISHNA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,680.90 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $69,680.74 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, PAMELA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,680.57 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, DONNA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,680.24 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, SHARON N Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,679.94 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, KEVIN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $69,679.89 Date 12/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMES, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $69,679.84 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BLOCK, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $69,679.49 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, MIGUEL A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $69,679.08 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TANYA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,678.88 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JENNIFER L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $69,678.82 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESER, KARL W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $69,677.86 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGEN, MARTHA A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,677.64 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOPP, RICKY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,677.43 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,677.38 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, ROBERT L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,677.37 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $69,676.63 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, NICOLAS A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,676.55 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, NICOLE M Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $69,676.26 Date 05/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVI, RICHARD J Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,675.02 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZU, ANGELA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $69,674.93 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIAUTAUD, ROSEMAY Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,674.86 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEJNICZAK, CRAIG E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $69,674.56 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISLOP, WILLIAM Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $69,674.44 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT W Employer name Steuben County Amount $69,674.11 Date 07/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JEFFREY B Employer name Ontario County Amount $69,674.02 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ANTHONY M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,673.82 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JOSEPH T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,673.51 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, MADIANNITHE P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $69,673.36 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DONALD J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $69,673.27 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, JASON D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $69,672.55 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOADHOLT, WILLIE G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $69,672.53 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNEY, ERIKA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,672.46 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSS, JEANNE C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,672.07 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DIEU, W SEAN Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $69,671.92 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIEBER, STEPHANIE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,671.59 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNO, JAIME L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,671.43 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, EDWARD F Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $69,671.17 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, JASON R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,671.06 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADNER, GRACE Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $69,670.72 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILNE, MANUELLA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,670.69 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEAFLA, JESSICA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $69,670.59 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THEODORE W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $69,670.32 Date 05/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINI, ANDREW C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $69,670.00 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERGER, STEVEN T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,669.78 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUKSANOVICH, NIKOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,669.61 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEERAN, SARA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,669.60 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, BRIAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,669.60 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCHELO, MICHELLE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,669.60 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MING XI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,669.60 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.JOCK, MICHELLE G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $69,669.60 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES W, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,669.41 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, ANDREW L Employer name Allegany County Amount $69,669.01 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, GREGORY L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,668.65 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOERTSCHER, COURTNEY Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $69,668.54 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,668.33 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, VINCENT Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,668.17 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $69,668.15 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERBURNE, HEIDI L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,667.94 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, JOSHUA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $69,667.66 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LISA Y Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $69,667.65 Date 03/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, KENNETH J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $69,667.49 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIARDA-SHOCKLEY, PENNY Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,667.46 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOWSKY, WILLIAM J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,667.45 Date 05/07/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOS, RICKIE D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,667.20 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRINGER, DAVID G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,667.05 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, THERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,666.96 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, KEVIN Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,666.76 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKINE, CAROL L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $69,666.43 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JEREMIAH G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $69,666.17 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURSTEIN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,666.06 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, KERA T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $69,665.59 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System