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 WALSH, JODY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,111.62 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZEPKA, GRZEGORZ Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,111.53 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRRI, AIDA G Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,111.52 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, LAUREN T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,110.63 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TRACI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,110.46 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, ANTHONY J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $69,110.33 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GRAZIE, JAMES P Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $69,109.34 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALUSZCZAK, RAYMOND C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $69,109.34 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERTON, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,109.31 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODBINE, MARK A Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,109.25 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANSLE, STEPHEN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,109.05 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEAN R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $69,108.52 Date 03/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYSTROM, JASON D Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,108.51 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, RONALD A Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $69,108.45 Date 01/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIELLO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $69,108.26 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WAIN, KRISTINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,107.74 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, GINA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $69,107.51 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,107.07 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLASALA, STEPHEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $69,106.85 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JEANNE M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,106.77 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, BRETT D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,106.37 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, WARREN K Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $69,106.37 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINGERLAND, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $69,106.19 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEALE, ELIZABETH C Employer name Columbia County Amount $69,106.16 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, NICOLE L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,106.04 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, RACHQUEL Employer name Orange County Amount $69,104.99 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, SHANEA M Employer name Orange County Amount $69,104.96 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, MATTHEW W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,104.67 Date 01/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARE, ROBERTA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,104.53 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRANDY, MASSIEL P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,104.50 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIDAR, KELLY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $69,104.48 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTS, JEANINE G Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,104.35 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLI, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $69,104.21 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDINIER, ROXANNE Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $69,103.68 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACK-RODRIGUEZ, ELAINE R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $69,103.64 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MATTHEW G Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $69,103.33 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEO, EDMOND J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $69,103.21 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, GABRIEL E Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $69,103.10 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRELLI, RALPH Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $69,103.02 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $69,102.18 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARE, TEMIDAYO M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $69,102.08 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERNER, RUSSELL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $69,102.04 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, HENRY Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,101.08 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPERNO, SANDRA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $69,101.04 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULIER, EDWIN V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,101.04 Date 06/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONELLA, RALPH N, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $69,100.97 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALAFANI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,100.82 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Chester Amount $69,100.73 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WESTLEY F, III Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $69,100.61 Date 06/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CATHERINE K Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $69,100.53 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMSY, GEORGE C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $69,100.53 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, KAREN R Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $69,100.27 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, STEPHEN W, III Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $69,100.17 Date 01/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABELES, WILLIAM F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $69,100.00 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUKSEL, TINA L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $69,099.93 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERI, KRISTEN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $69,099.41 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAELDONIA, KESHLAY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,099.38 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JENY M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $69,099.35 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNELLE-SHUTTER, SUZANNE H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,099.31 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, THOMAS J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $69,099.28 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $69,098.87 Date 05/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, DAVID E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $69,097.65 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCROFT, DAVID G Employer name Genesee County Amount $69,096.94 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRICALE, LOUIS J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $69,096.91 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,096.65 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOSE L Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $69,096.20 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, JOANNE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $69,096.18 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATSCHER, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,096.13 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIO, PHILIP W Employer name City of Rye Amount $69,096.02 Date 03/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DOUGLAS L Employer name Lewis County Amount $69,095.96 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MICHAEL W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,095.87 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JODY J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $69,095.21 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, PETER J Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $69,095.13 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $69,094.87 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAMORE, ANDREW A Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $69,094.86 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BIANCA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $69,094.70 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, ALPHONSO A Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,094.14 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVULLO, BRENDAN M Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $69,094.02 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWINAM, NICOLE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,093.78 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,093.57 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCKS, DAVID C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,093.57 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JEFF Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $69,093.41 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANCO, REBEKAH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,092.28 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COWEN, REBECCA L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $69,092.28 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, CHARLES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,092.14 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, DOMINGO Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $69,091.81 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $69,091.71 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLERY, JAMES F Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $69,091.63 Date 02/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MITCHELL V Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,091.62 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLONSKI, LUKASZ Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,091.23 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTHORST, ROBERT P Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,090.89 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERBOURNE, LORI A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,090.47 Date 09/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JHOUNELLE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,090.26 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, DARLENE D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,089.02 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEUR, JEFFREY J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,088.93 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROSA I Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $69,088.79 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARENAS, JOHN M Employer name Essex County Amount $69,088.56 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMO, JACKSON N Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $69,088.32 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELOCK, ANDREA E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $69,088.26 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABERRY, WILLIAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,088.07 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System