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 JOSEPH, LALY K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,278.63 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICK, JENNIFER A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $69,278.22 Date 10/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, DIANE C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,278.18 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOANNE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,277.78 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CATHERINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,277.78 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, TENNSON S Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $69,277.41 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JEANNE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,277.09 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, BRANDON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $69,276.28 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, PAULA W Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $69,276.16 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEP, ROBERT P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $69,275.65 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIZZUOGLIO, JANET M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,275.58 Date 11/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, VISHNU N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,275.50 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, RICHARD Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $69,275.46 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, MIGDALIA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $69,275.40 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $69,275.31 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $69,275.09 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADORES, JEANETTE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,274.88 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, THOMAS J Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $69,273.33 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LOLITA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,273.26 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, MICAELA Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $69,273.26 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARCELA G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $69,273.13 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKNESS, RANDY E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,273.07 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, CHAD E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,273.04 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOAH, DOUGLAS J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $69,272.81 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JEREMY V Employer name Erie County Amount $69,272.80 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAULA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $69,272.63 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMORRIS, MARION Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $69,272.53 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERR, JAMIE F Employer name City of Elmira Amount $69,271.82 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROACH, RAYMOND C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,271.73 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBROCK, HIEDI E Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $69,271.65 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLMRICH, LINDA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,271.38 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUS, CARYL L Employer name Lewis County Amount $69,271.31 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, BRYAN J Employer name City of Troy Amount $69,271.09 Date 08/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, WILLIAM J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $69,270.84 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, JOSE F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,270.61 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, LINDSAY R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,270.44 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, ALBERT E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $69,270.39 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STANLEY E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $69,270.16 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULGIANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $69,269.99 Date 11/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, ANTHONY C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $69,269.86 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, ANA J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,269.80 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BARBARA R Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $69,269.78 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIELENS, JAMEY T Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,269.76 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $69,269.71 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITT, JAMES H Employer name Orange County Amount $69,269.41 Date 10/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Auburn Amount $69,269.38 Date 02/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAMES H Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $69,269.30 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMCIZK, JEFFREY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,269.27 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLINE, CALVIN N Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $69,269.24 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNICANDRO, LINDA A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $69,269.06 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CYNTHIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $69,268.99 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KELLEE K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,268.57 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICK, TERRI Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $69,268.42 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $69,268.36 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMORY, WAYNE M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $69,268.35 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAN, EDWARD A, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $69,268.23 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNISON, ANNE L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,267.86 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBY, MARIA F Employer name Orange County Amount $69,267.74 Date 11/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KRISTEN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $69,267.72 Date 12/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOTTI, GLENN Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $69,267.49 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $69,267.32 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, NATASHA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,266.51 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CHARLES J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,266.34 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-GALVIN, MICHELE D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,266.34 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,266.34 Date 12/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KELLY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,266.34 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JEANNE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,266.34 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTHEIS, ERIC E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,266.34 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, FREDERICK J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $69,266.33 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, BRYCE T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,266.25 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESICA, JOHN D Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $69,265.86 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAME, MARILYN C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,265.66 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN T Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,265.61 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOHN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,265.34 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AUDREY B Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,264.94 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,264.69 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,264.68 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBERDINO, VINCENT, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,264.42 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, ALICIA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $69,264.12 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCKELS, WILLIAM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,264.00 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSITO, FRANK T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,263.18 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOONAN, JAMES G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,262.70 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, NANNETTE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,262.70 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DORINE G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,262.70 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JANE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,262.70 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,262.70 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMPP, SCOTT A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,262.44 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASASANTA, MARK Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,262.20 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGH, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $69,262.08 Date 02/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLORENTE, LAURIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,261.60 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHILL, ADRIAN E, SR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,261.59 Date 11/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, CHAD Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $69,261.58 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, CARL W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,261.49 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, CLEVELAND D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,261.49 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENK, ELIZABETH B Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,261.40 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, EDWARD J Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $69,261.09 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICE, DONNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,261.07 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, BRADLEY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,260.72 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABBENE, DOROTHY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,260.65 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDOCK, MICHAEL E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,260.33 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System