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 KING, KATHALEEN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,398.07 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, DONALD F Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $68,397.89 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, THERESA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,397.34 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TANYA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,397.17 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOS, JAMES F Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,396.30 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JAMES P Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $68,396.25 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSUR, MARIBEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,395.64 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, PATRICIA L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $68,395.50 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELAGE, LISA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $68,395.28 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUTH, SCOTT B Employer name Wayne County Amount $68,394.31 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELONE, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $68,394.27 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPOLO, ERIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,394.06 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, BERNARDO Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $68,393.95 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINZEL, TRAVIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,393.89 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARON, LOUIS R, IV Employer name Yates County Amount $68,393.47 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICKY E, JR Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,393.35 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFRANCESCO, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,393.22 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LANE, ERIC J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $68,393.21 Date 11/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REXFORD, JAMES V Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $68,393.20 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JEREMY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,393.06 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, SCOTT W Employer name City of Rome Amount $68,392.90 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DAVID Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $68,392.46 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELEHER, JOHN A Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $68,392.34 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KANIKA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $68,391.95 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BETTIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,391.88 Date 07/16/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANO, STEVEN J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $68,391.76 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, GENIFER D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $68,391.42 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, PATRICIA ALMA Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,391.37 Date 10/06/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROETTA, JOHN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,391.18 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY-WNEK, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,391.14 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULSON, CARRIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,390.66 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, CESAR A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $68,390.40 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMELING, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $68,390.35 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKKEY, LUCIA A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $68,390.20 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, DAVID E Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,390.13 Date 12/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGALUS, GARY P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $68,390.12 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIER, BODINE C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $68,390.02 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMASHEVICH, JESSICA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,389.99 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATERRIGO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $68,389.57 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, VANESSA K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $68,389.39 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, LAUREN M Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $68,389.31 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, PAUL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,388.45 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, WILLIAM Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,388.09 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLIS, DENNIS W Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $68,387.04 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLING, MAKENZI B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $68,386.90 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPATIN, JARED R Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $68,386.22 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANTHONY Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $68,385.78 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, ANN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,385.72 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $68,385.63 Date 01/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNKEN, RAYMOND W, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,385.54 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIORGIO, SAVERIO F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $68,385.11 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, JAMES L Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $68,385.04 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CRAIG D Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $68,384.91 Date 12/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLACE, SAVERIO Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $68,384.87 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, ROBERT J, III Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,384.72 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZERBA, CHRISTINE Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $68,384.62 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $68,384.48 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDL, ERIK M Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $68,384.46 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTIER, TIMOTHY Employer name Village of Malone Amount $68,384.42 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, DARIN R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $68,383.94 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULA, GEORGE R Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $68,383.61 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZEGA, KIMBERLY Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,383.46 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CLARA C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $68,383.02 Date 07/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, PETER R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $68,382.96 Date 04/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, CHERYL M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $68,382.86 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DE VON T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,382.84 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUETER, EMER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $68,382.62 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIERON E, II Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $68,382.41 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, PATRICK J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $68,382.11 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAMMY I Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $68,382.06 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, AMY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $68,382.05 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $68,381.52 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,379.76 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUPOLD, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $68,379.14 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORELLI, HEATHER C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $68,378.96 Date 05/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $68,378.86 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MARY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $68,378.82 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, AMANDA L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $68,378.21 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFISTER, PATRICIA H Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $68,377.60 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KATRINA M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $68,377.58 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE VALK, ANTOHNY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,377.38 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, DOUGLAS R Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $68,377.12 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLUM, NANCY L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,376.95 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNSER, MICHELLE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,376.49 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSOP, JOHN R, II Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $68,376.20 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RUSSELL L, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,375.92 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BECKY L Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $68,375.88 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JOSHUA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $68,375.88 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILLIS, LESLIE S Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $68,375.67 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFREY Employer name Livingston County Amount $68,375.50 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, FRANK R Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $68,375.31 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAHUDEEN, SHIJU M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,375.17 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW K Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $68,375.16 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PAUL W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $68,375.04 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADEN, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,374.88 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNDT, JAMES E Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $68,374.82 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LAWRENCE M, III Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $68,374.45 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, CHARLES H Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $68,374.32 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, STANTON R, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,374.24 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERKELTAUB, BERNARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,374.24 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System