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 EVE, RYAN W Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $68,189.59 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHIN, JULIE M Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $68,189.52 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNFOTEL, KEITH I Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $68,189.36 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DIANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,189.27 Date 06/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MATTHEW E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $68,189.13 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLING, MICHELE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,188.91 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISALIMA, JANE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,187.60 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, DENNIS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,187.34 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROXLER, TINA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,186.90 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDDO, BRIAN S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,186.62 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDERMIER, VIRGINIA A Employer name Village of Walden Amount $68,186.23 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDLUND, MAUREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,186.21 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,185.76 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIACEK, THOMAS Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $68,185.62 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, GREGORY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $68,185.41 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EHLERS, DAVID W Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $68,185.26 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWICZ, KATHLEEN Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $68,184.81 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSZCZEK, LISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $68,184.56 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITAN, DARREN Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,184.38 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, LISA L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $68,184.27 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUZAKITIS, LEONIDAS Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,184.05 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARDAMAN, MARK W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $68,184.01 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFANGER, JASON M Employer name Livingston County Amount $68,183.84 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNI, ALICE J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $68,183.10 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBA, JAMES Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $68,183.09 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, COFFY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $68,182.92 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGE, ALAN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,182.63 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLBANK, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $68,182.20 Date 06/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, RICHARD Q, SR Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $68,181.88 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SANTOS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,181.80 Date 12/04/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENG, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $68,181.58 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEGEL, KARL G Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,180.88 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $68,180.12 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY-JORDAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,180.08 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCKO, PAUL A Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,179.53 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENOS, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $68,179.37 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $68,179.10 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSENICH, RICHARD D Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $68,178.89 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FORNO, PAUL E Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $68,178.65 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARROWS, DONALD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,178.50 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGA, ANGELO Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,177.08 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGAR, ERIC P Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,176.94 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOLARINWA, OLUSHOLA O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,176.83 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JACLYN L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $68,176.52 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGUAY, ROGER J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $68,176.19 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDJESKI, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $68,176.02 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, KELLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,175.81 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, SUZZANNA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $68,175.14 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, ROBERT Employer name Steuben County Amount $68,175.09 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WAYNE H Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $68,174.99 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCINSKI, PETER Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $68,174.90 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, MARY E Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $68,174.86 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUE, DANIEL J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $68,174.77 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, ABBIE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JOSEPH R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARTHA ELIZABETH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, MATHEW A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYAWARDENA, CHINTHAKA P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ANTHONY S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENKMAN, JULIE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, MEAGHAN T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, LEAH M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, RENEE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,174.72 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADER, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,174.31 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGORYANTS, NATALYA V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,173.71 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TYMOTHI Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,173.48 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERVORT, BRIAN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $68,173.45 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MAUREEN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,173.43 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BJOURN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,173.41 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNACHE, ELDA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $68,173.19 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LALLO, CHARLENE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,173.10 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CHARLES A Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $68,172.65 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REABOLD, CHARLES J Employer name Niagara County Amount $68,172.54 Date 06/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENNECKE, LAURA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $68,172.51 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, SADE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,172.37 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKISON, LISA A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $68,172.24 Date 01/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, KEVIN P Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $68,172.14 Date 11/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIDER, SUZANNE G Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $68,172.10 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHESNEY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,171.99 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JEFFREY S, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $68,171.83 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SUZANNE M Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $68,171.62 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, MARK A Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $68,171.57 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,171.30 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $68,171.25 Date 01/17/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, SANDRA A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $68,171.16 Date 08/12/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, THOMAS W H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,171.15 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINA D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,171.12 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CONTINA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,171.06 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, WILLIAM C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $68,171.06 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, OMAR A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,171.01 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIFFLARD, KEITH A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $68,170.62 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, DAVID N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $68,170.15 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORZEL, MICHAEL M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $68,169.92 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ERNEST C Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,169.41 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRER, LOUIS F, JR Employer name City of Geneva Amount $68,169.37 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFANTE, KATHY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $68,168.68 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, KATHERINE E Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $68,168.41 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHARLIE, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,168.32 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $68,167.22 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DWIGHT W Employer name City of Oneida Amount $68,167.20 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System