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 MACHALEK, CARRIE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $68,100.07 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,100.06 Date 04/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELAND, LINETTE Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $68,099.98 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, DWAYNE D Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $68,099.98 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CHARLES A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $68,099.82 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL MONACO, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $68,099.65 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIL, ANNE Z Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,099.64 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCROFT, IAN P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $68,099.58 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERAMI, DONNA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,099.53 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEOLI, FRANK W Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,099.52 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHADO, TERESA R Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $68,099.36 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RE, LOUIS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,099.00 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, KRISTINE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,098.99 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE-PENDERGAST, JOLENE D Employer name Columbia County Amount $68,097.90 Date 08/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEWEASER, JERRI L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $68,097.89 Date 06/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $68,097.86 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BETSY Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,097.70 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGELNICKI, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,097.58 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, JEMELIS D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $68,097.10 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, PAOLO Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $68,097.07 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMAN, CATHERINE R Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $68,096.88 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRZAZGA, HENRY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,096.32 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRILL, GLENN A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $68,096.31 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMNINOS, ARIANNA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,095.86 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, JONALEE Employer name Rockland County Amount $68,095.86 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, MARIO, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,095.33 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACKEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Washington County Amount $68,095.31 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ADAM Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $68,095.15 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBKE, RENEE G Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,094.26 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, CHRIS P Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $68,094.22 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Broome County Amount $68,094.03 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, LILLIANE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,094.00 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GROSSO, DEBORAH J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $68,093.61 Date 04/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, GREG M Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,093.60 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANCHAN, ROHIT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,093.50 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, EROTIDA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,093.40 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TY N Employer name Madison County Amount $68,093.20 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, NICHOLE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,092.77 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JAMES P Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,092.37 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, HENRY Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,092.01 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VALERIE D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,092.01 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, EMILY I Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,092.01 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, SARINA Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,092.01 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, JESSICA F Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $68,092.01 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, EDWIN D Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $68,092.01 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MARGARET M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $68,092.00 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ADANA J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $68,091.74 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYANO, PASQUALE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $68,091.71 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLATA, LORI Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $68,090.83 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, SUSAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $68,090.53 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNING, ROBIN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,090.50 Date 10/15/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, VANN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,090.50 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,090.50 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, EDWARD Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,090.36 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN-BROOKS, LISA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $68,090.27 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARY ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,090.21 Date 12/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODEN, DAVID A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $68,090.19 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBCZYK, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $68,089.91 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONA, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $68,088.90 Date 08/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,088.20 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPPE, ALICIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $68,087.98 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMAIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $68,087.78 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MARYANNE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $68,087.51 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVOCOOL, RANDALL P Employer name Groton CSD Amount $68,086.38 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, AFSHAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $68,086.38 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, EVELYN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $68,086.35 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, JEFFREY C Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $68,086.14 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RICHARD L V Employer name Jefferson County Amount $68,086.12 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, DONNA L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,085.86 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWES, MARIA ROSARIO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,085.85 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEZEY, SCOTT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,084.91 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, WILLIAM T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $68,084.30 Date 02/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDAL, DENISE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,084.16 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,083.60 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURNAN, PADMINI R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,083.60 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELJAMALI, SAMI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,083.60 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $68,083.38 Date 06/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ADAM H Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,083.24 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIO, EMANUEL W Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $68,083.06 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, ERIC L Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $68,082.68 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, STACY Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,082.67 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIALLO, NIAGALE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $68,082.62 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $68,082.33 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MARIO Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $68,081.79 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGLEICH, WENDY M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $68,081.79 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEUSCHKE, BERNADETTE V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $68,081.71 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLY, PATRICE M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $68,081.32 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY, JANET M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,081.16 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPROWICZ, DAVID M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $68,081.15 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIOTT, MARILYN K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,080.58 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, WILLARD J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $68,080.38 Date 03/07/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYER, MAUREEN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $68,079.81 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MICHAEL M Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $68,079.74 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, ROBERT Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $68,079.61 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLAND, TODD M Employer name Oneida County Amount $68,079.52 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, PAUL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,079.51 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHOFF, BRIANNE R Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $68,079.20 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, KEVIN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $68,079.00 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXHEIMER, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $68,078.89 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, VILMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,078.54 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System