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 BURKE, JOSEPH B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,602.72 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, STACEE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $67,602.53 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANAWAY, LAURA A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,602.47 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOSEPH J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $67,602.15 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEEZ, OLASUBOMI A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $67,602.15 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ARTHUR J Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,601.98 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, STEPHANIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,601.85 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, ALISON M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,601.82 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, DONALD K Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $67,601.40 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $67,601.39 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, DONALD R, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $67,601.12 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFER, SUSAN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,601.04 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, PATRICIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,600.96 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENKOHL, MERRICK O Employer name Town of Islip Amount $67,600.94 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRICK, JUDITH A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $67,600.92 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, ASHLEY N Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,600.87 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,600.60 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMIAK, ANNETTE Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $67,600.45 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, BRIAN G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $67,600.40 Date 11/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KENT M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $67,600.22 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, DIANA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $67,600.00 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELICK, SUSAN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $67,600.00 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, DAVID M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,600.00 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARTIN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,600.00 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE-CATALANO, JAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,600.00 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMBRIDGE, DORIS Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $67,600.00 Date 10/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLESCH, KEITH W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,599.90 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, CURTIS G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,599.87 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTOR, BETTY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $67,599.81 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DAVID R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,599.74 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, AMANDA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,599.74 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DARIA Y R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,599.74 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, KEVIN A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,599.71 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINERNEY, LINDA L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $67,599.52 Date 12/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBUCCO, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $67,599.10 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CLARA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,598.96 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, MARILYN L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,598.70 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSBY, MALCOLM R, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $67,598.61 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, KAREN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $67,598.55 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEFF, ROBERT COLIN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $67,598.49 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, DAWN J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $67,598.47 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, TINA M Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $67,598.44 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, FRANCES A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $67,598.39 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, GARY Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $67,598.33 Date 12/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TAMMY D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $67,598.32 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JEUNESSE, CATHLEEN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,598.18 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, EVERLASTING H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,598.18 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLENTINO, WARREN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,598.18 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, ANDREW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,597.92 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LOUIS I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,597.14 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIKOSKI, JOSEPH V Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,596.95 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNIEWICZ, RICHARD J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $67,596.77 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMED, WASIHI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,596.66 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDGEWAY, VALERIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,596.62 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANELLO, PATRICIA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $67,596.41 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLSIN, TRACY K Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $67,596.24 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOREK, BARBARA G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,595.84 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLESTON, LAURIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,595.84 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DEBRA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,595.58 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LORI C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,595.58 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROVSKY, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,595.58 Date 04/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLNER, JANICE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,595.58 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $67,595.58 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUEWELLING, MARY BETH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,595.58 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCUE, JOANN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,595.58 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, GARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,595.58 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRITCKO, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,595.50 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, JOHNNIE SUE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,595.32 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORETTE, BARBARA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,595.32 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWIND, JANICE L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $67,595.25 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL REAGAN, RONA J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $67,595.06 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CLIFFORD D Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $67,594.85 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONIKEL, KELLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,594.28 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,594.28 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTE, LORRETTA J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,594.02 Date 02/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KARIN T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,593.76 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, DARLENE Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $67,592.98 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LORI Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $67,592.72 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, ALPHONSO Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,592.04 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTFIN, DAWN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $67,591.94 Date 09/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONTOWICZ, MATEUSZ J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,591.74 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDER, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $67,591.61 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MICHELLE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,591.43 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKARZ, SHERRY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,591.16 Date 08/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKY, TARAS R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $67,591.05 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASON D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,590.95 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVILLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,590.90 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CHARLES W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MARIE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,590.90 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELITZER, ANDREW G Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,590.90 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, KATHRYN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,590.90 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RYAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,590.90 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, RENEE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,590.90 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, DONNA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTINGER, ERIC J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, ZACHARY J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $67,590.90 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTROM, RONALD J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICHARD Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,590.90 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISONE, JOHN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System