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 WEIDRIGHT, FRANK H Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $67,981.60 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JENNIFER R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,981.51 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDINGER-SAYLER, MOLLY E Employer name Erie County Amount $67,980.74 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KENNETH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,980.55 Date 11/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BARBARA C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $67,980.34 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADA, THOMAS T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $67,980.31 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, JULIE R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $67,979.47 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, TERRENCE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $67,978.30 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZNIK, CHARLEEN D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $67,978.30 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, SEAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $67,977.76 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, FAITH A Employer name Town of Newcomb Amount $67,977.29 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, ANN E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $67,977.28 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LU-ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $67,976.77 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KIM M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,976.73 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VALERIE A Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $67,976.71 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, KURIEN T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,976.63 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GREGORY N Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $67,976.30 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINCH, KRISTEN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,976.23 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, RICHARD L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $67,975.92 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $67,975.60 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ROBERT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,975.38 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLETT, BRENDA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,974.33 Date 02/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUNG, SANDEE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,974.28 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCIONE, MATTHEW F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,974.13 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, LAWRENCE E Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $67,973.90 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALADINI, SCOTT T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $67,973.73 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIWA, TERESA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $67,973.71 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KATHRYN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $67,973.16 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, JASON K Employer name City of Watertown Amount $67,972.62 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEFFEN, HOLLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,972.33 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, BRIAN L Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $67,971.70 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLILAND, MARGARET R Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $67,971.27 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISVERT, ROGER J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $67,971.11 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUKSENAS, JESSE W Employer name City of Albany Amount $67,970.93 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWD, ERIN B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,970.45 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, PATRICK A Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,970.38 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, CARLO F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,970.23 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MICHAEL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,969.76 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READY, KYLE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,969.25 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KATHY T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $67,969.00 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, VINCENT K Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $67,968.97 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, VICTOR H Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $67,968.68 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCETTE, DENISE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $67,968.51 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISERCOLA, KEVIN P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $67,968.13 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, JENNIFER K Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $67,968.06 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPREME, KIMBERLY M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $67,967.87 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, BRIAN J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $67,967.76 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGGINS, LINDA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, PASQUALE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENAGHAN, SANDRA C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, MAUREEN D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHERRA, GERALDINE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURI, MARY I Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIOCCO, ALANA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIM M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEON, CATHERINE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, JUDE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, LAURA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CICELY R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,967.03 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, SARAH K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,967.03 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MURO, JUDITH M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,967.03 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, ALICIA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,967.03 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DAVID W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,967.03 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KAREN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,967.03 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $67,967.03 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, JAMES L Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $67,966.55 Date 08/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JOHN K Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $67,966.03 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, RICHARD V Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $67,965.93 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIZEME, OLINCE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $67,965.65 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, DAVID D Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $67,965.43 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REDDIX, CYNTHIA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $67,965.42 Date 05/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, AMARAH Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,965.42 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTERI, MICHAEL L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $67,965.25 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGACE, SANDRA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $67,964.92 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, CHAD L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $67,964.34 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHANCE, AMANDA E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $67,964.24 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MARJORIE A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $67,964.23 Date 07/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WENDY L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,964.14 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, BRIAN E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,964.13 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOYCE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,964.00 Date 07/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANOVICH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Clinton County Amount $67,963.93 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, SEAN P Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $67,963.90 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKILLIN, LEE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,963.58 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIERI, EDWARD M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $67,962.84 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LONA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,962.69 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSTEIN, JOSHUA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,962.66 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATOVILLE, JAYSON L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $67,962.65 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, ADAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,962.46 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASSERMAN, DANIEL A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $67,962.28 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTIERZO, JEANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $67,962.04 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, STEVEN C Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $67,961.99 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINKS, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $67,961.95 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS WIGFALL, TERRI Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,961.94 Date 08/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, XAVIER W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,961.77 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, JARED L Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $67,961.75 Date 01/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, ELINOR V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,960.88 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SUMEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $67,960.88 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOLIZ, RAYMOND Employer name City of Rochester Amount $67,960.83 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $67,960.68 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARAWAY, MICHELE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,960.38 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System