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 CHASNEY, RICHARD Y Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,690.74 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, PATRICIA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,690.45 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $67,690.27 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $67,689.69 Date 08/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, TIMOTHY P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,689.54 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLISS, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $67,689.17 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ROBERT P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,688.67 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAKER, NATHAN S Employer name Niagara County Amount $67,688.65 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, JASON L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $67,688.45 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINE, BARRY M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $67,687.45 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, JULIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,687.38 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC REDMOND, DENISE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $67,687.08 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANOUE, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $67,686.60 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, REBECCA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,686.43 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAGHTY, SEAN M Employer name Fulton County Amount $67,686.39 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, MARGUERITE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,686.32 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, QUANDERA T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $67,686.13 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, CYNTHIA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $67,686.11 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MARTIN R Employer name Capital Dist Reg Planning Comm Amount $67,686.06 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINERE, KAREN Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,686.03 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIMSHER, RICHARD E, JR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $67,685.96 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARY ANNE Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $67,684.34 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGALADEMARIA, SHARON A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,684.31 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLMAN MC CONLOGUE, SHERI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,684.11 Date 04/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTY, LUCILLE S Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,683.72 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, GINA C Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $67,683.66 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCILLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $67,683.10 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, PAUL M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $67,682.77 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, JAMES A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $67,682.55 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHAD R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $67,682.19 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, THOMAS E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,682.07 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURRIER, MICHAEL C Employer name Madison County Amount $67,681.85 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK-TORRES, ANNA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,681.56 Date 02/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,680.94 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JONATHON D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,680.73 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAWYER, MARCIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $67,679.96 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELY, DASHANA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $67,679.23 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERT, SHOSHANA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $67,679.19 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-SPENCE, SHARON E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $67,679.15 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EDWIN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,678.69 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSTRELLA, ROGELIO A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $67,678.58 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON-SMITH, LORI Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $67,678.52 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,678.39 Date 10/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOSUOSSO, MARSHA Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,678.24 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, FABIAN Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $67,678.18 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONITO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,677.47 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERKOWSKI, NORMAN G Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $67,677.33 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, JASON R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,677.18 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, ELMA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $67,676.80 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELLS, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $67,676.64 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, DAVID P Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $67,676.53 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW T Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $67,676.50 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PHILIP T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $67,676.37 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, SHON C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $67,676.35 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name A'COURT-ZINGMAN, SHARON M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $67,676.19 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, WUNA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $67,675.89 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,675.53 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, LESLIE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,675.40 Date 09/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAMON M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $67,675.24 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, LUIS A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $67,674.66 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKENSON, LAUREN F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $67,674.60 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORETTI, ANITA G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,674.31 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, EILEEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,673.89 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, SUSAN M Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $67,673.82 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URMSTON, DONALD S Employer name Orange County Amount $67,673.28 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RUSSELL J Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $67,673.10 Date 04/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, LISA A Employer name Warren County Amount $67,673.09 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVIELLO, THERESA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $67,672.69 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, DANNY R Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $67,672.57 Date 05/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, SA'DAIREA C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $67,672.08 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, WILLIAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,671.52 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, YOLANDA E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $67,671.43 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SANDRA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $67,671.39 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, JEFFREY W Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $67,671.14 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZURAWSKI, JUDY H Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $67,671.09 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIKORIAN, GREGORY C Employer name City of Albany Amount $67,670.72 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENHILL, VAUGHN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $67,670.57 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,670.54 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ABRAHAM Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $67,670.51 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PAUL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,670.43 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LORRAINE R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $67,670.33 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAF, MARK G Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $67,670.33 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWNIAK, JOEL C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,670.31 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIANA, VINCENT R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,670.05 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCK, MICHELLE T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,669.87 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIWAY, MABEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,669.84 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, LYNDON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $67,669.64 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, SCOTT L Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $67,669.45 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASS, MC CABE Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,669.29 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,669.11 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITTS, REBECCA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,668.72 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSZCZYNSKI, LINDA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $67,668.72 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELES, ZAKIYA A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $67,668.50 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAMA, JANE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,668.25 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DAVID L Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,668.20 Date 07/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, AARON L Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $67,667.75 Date 08/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $67,667.50 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KAREN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,667.39 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,666.93 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, NICOLE J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $67,666.62 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System