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 BIRD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,417.23 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, GREGORY M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $69,416.60 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMIN, MARK D, SR Employer name City of Troy Amount $69,416.57 Date 10/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JEANNINE T Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $69,416.36 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,416.18 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERT, DEBORAH L Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $69,416.15 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAGNOSTOPOULOS, PETER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $69,416.01 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, KIM M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,415.89 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, MARY-JANE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,415.88 Date 04/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LEONARD J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $69,415.78 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KENNETH L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $69,415.67 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,415.44 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPF, ELENA L Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $69,415.35 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BARRY S Employer name Albany County Amount $69,415.32 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, JOANNE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,415.17 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTO, BILLIE SUE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $69,414.02 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LISA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,413.62 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, JEANETTE E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,413.18 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JNO-BAPTISTE, MAGDELENE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,413.06 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DAVID Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,412.54 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, TERICK V Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,411.86 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCABE, THOMAS Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $69,411.85 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DENNIS T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,411.81 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUE, JOSEPH J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $69,411.56 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JAMIE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $69,411.30 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCETTA, ALICE H Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $69,411.04 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JASON W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,410.28 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYGOOD, ABRAHAM C Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,410.10 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, BRIDGET L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,409.45 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRITO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,409.41 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVNANI, KISHAN D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,409.21 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, MARCIA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,409.03 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDERSON, SAMANTHA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,408.75 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, BERNARD Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $69,408.17 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, LAURIE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $69,408.09 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROCCIA, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,407.64 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, ROBERT P Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $69,407.33 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCRIBANO, ZENA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,407.29 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $69,407.05 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JOHN R Employer name City of Utica Amount $69,406.83 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALLISON E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,406.35 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SERENITY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $69,406.14 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHARLES P Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $69,405.80 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, JEANNE M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $69,405.80 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASS, MICHELE F Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $69,405.77 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNERO, MICHAEL A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $69,405.73 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, MILTON P, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $69,405.20 Date 03/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HWANG, YOO RI Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,405.20 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, ANTHONY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,404.74 Date 01/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, JAMES F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $69,404.74 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, ERIK J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,404.64 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWEN, JAIME C Employer name Erie County Amount $69,404.23 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMAD, SHERIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,404.08 Date 12/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, LESLIE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,403.88 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWEK, JEROME S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,403.58 Date 05/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARTHY, CHARMAINE ANN MARIE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $69,403.25 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, DANIEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $69,403.19 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $69,403.16 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZILA, STEPHEN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,402.58 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, DALE D Employer name Erie County Amount $69,401.53 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTATI, ANTHONY PAUL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,401.21 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBLACKER, CARL G Employer name Department of State Amount $69,401.20 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, LAURIE Employer name Albany County Amount $69,401.01 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,401.00 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, LAURA E Employer name Albany County Amount $69,400.97 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, LARRY D Employer name Albany County Amount $69,400.96 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, BEVERLY Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $69,400.71 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINGTON, AARON C Employer name City of Troy Amount $69,400.43 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWIFT, JAMES P Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,399.44 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEYPUK, DANIELLE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $69,399.22 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT M Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $69,399.03 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, CONNIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,398.08 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, MIKE, JR Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $69,398.03 Date 11/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVVA, LUCILLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,397.43 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KEVIN G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,397.42 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, BARBARA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,397.30 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDER, WILLIAM A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,397.00 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Education Department Amount $69,396.99 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDD, CHAUNCEY Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $69,396.98 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, GREGORY S Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $69,396.50 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGLE, ASHLEY M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,395.78 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, DAWN Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,395.74 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNATA, EVELYN R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,395.60 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, MYRNA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,395.60 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, LISA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $69,395.60 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JEAN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $69,395.60 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, TANYA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $69,395.60 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MANUEL J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,395.56 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABADIE, ANTHONY J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,395.13 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $69,394.99 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCE, STEPHEN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $69,394.97 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVEN, SALVATORE C Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $69,394.02 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROSANTI, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $69,393.94 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERA, SCOTT C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,393.91 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,393.86 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, HERBERT W, III Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $69,393.86 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KEITH A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $69,393.58 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JUANITA S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,393.53 Date 04/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCITTI, JANINE M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,393.39 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCARI, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,393.38 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System