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 MALL, JESSE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,259.63 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MICHAEL S Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,259.05 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDER, JOHN P Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $69,258.71 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,258.63 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRISFORD, KAITLIN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $69,258.58 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, SCOTT W Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $69,258.55 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGSON, THOMAS F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $69,258.32 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, DEREK K Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,258.26 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, DOREEN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,258.20 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, RUSSELL T Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $69,258.15 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, CAROL Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $69,258.02 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, ROBERT J Employer name City of Olean Amount $69,257.86 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEIM, JASON M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,257.83 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, RICHARD L, III Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $69,257.37 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SCOTT A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $69,256.93 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSTINSKY, YUL P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $69,255.90 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLIVER, JOHN P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $69,255.81 Date 04/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-JACQUEZ, DAPHNE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,255.63 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, NICHOLAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,255.53 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MULLIN , CATHRIN MARYE D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,255.45 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DOREEN W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,255.43 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, BRIAN L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,254.79 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,254.72 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, JUAN A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,254.55 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGONE, JAMES J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $69,254.35 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISHI, PARVEEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,254.29 Date 02/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, STEPHEN R Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $69,253.53 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYATT, DONNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,253.53 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATURNE, ARIEL A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,253.23 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $69,253.15 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, VIVIAN N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,252.95 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLO, ANN D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $69,252.79 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPE, JULIE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,252.71 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLOT, LAMAR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,252.25 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDWITH, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $69,252.11 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEENO, NORMAN T Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $69,251.79 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAITE, LUANN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $69,251.16 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NICOLE D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,251.12 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISS, DANIEL J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,250.66 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,250.57 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, DANIEL M Employer name Orange County Amount $69,250.20 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUCCI, MARCO A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,249.78 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNON, BONNIE R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,248.81 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHCHAN, LARA B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $69,247.58 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, GREGORY R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $69,247.22 Date 11/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, JONATHAN P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $69,247.08 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, GINA Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $69,246.62 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTO, ELEUTERIO Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $69,246.60 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, ADRIAN L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $69,245.70 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGAN, THOMAS B Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $69,244.75 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $69,244.65 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GONIGLE, COLLEEN A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,244.28 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RAYMOND T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $69,244.05 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDARCHUK, CHERYL VICTORIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,243.92 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODIE PAPINO, BRIDGET C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,243.88 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MARILYN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,243.88 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROCHELLE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,243.88 Date 11/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOBAY, SHEEDIRANI Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,243.88 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALANDE, PATRICIA A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,243.88 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KEVIN K Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,243.88 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECK, JAMIE L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $69,243.81 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAVES, GLENN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,243.69 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNIK, LISABETH S Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,242.90 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, JEFFREY C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $69,242.81 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS, TAMIKA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $69,242.12 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, MONICA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $69,242.09 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOB, KEYSON V Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,241.84 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE-AVERY, TAMMY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $69,241.63 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUESTMAN, DAVID Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $69,241.51 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PHILIP J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $69,241.24 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITHE, CLIVE A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $69,240.92 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, DANIEL N Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $69,240.89 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTE, ANTHONY J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $69,240.77 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JERI W Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $69,240.66 Date 08/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOY, STEVEN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,240.00 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISE, MARGARET M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $69,239.84 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Auburn Amount $69,239.82 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASIC, FRANCESCHINA Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,239.42 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHMANN, SUSAN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,239.13 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPNEY, REBECCA F Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $69,238.82 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GREGA, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,238.58 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, PAUL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $69,238.52 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEVE, YVES E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,238.00 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLE, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $69,237.95 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JO ANN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $69,237.86 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINELLI, DOROTHY C Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,236.36 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUPIL, CHARLES A Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,235.82 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, WARREN, JR Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $69,235.52 Date 04/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALEIGH, PETER E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $69,235.09 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANNA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $69,235.09 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE-MICHEL, CARINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,235.00 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, FRANCIS C, III Employer name City of Corning Amount $69,234.37 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOORIS, BRUCE A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,234.04 Date 01/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBROOK, DEBRA L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $69,233.99 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, LYNNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,233.97 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ARTHUR, JR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $69,233.78 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, KYLE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $69,233.58 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, TAMMY J Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $69,233.13 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, REBECCA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,232.99 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRISE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $69,232.45 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System