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 MAROIS, MICHAEL D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,537.08 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTY, JUDITH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,536.95 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUSAN D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $67,536.95 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, DAVID S Employer name Albany County Amount $67,536.91 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREWOOD, SHERRY-ANNE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $67,536.68 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADANI, PAMELA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,536.56 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PATRICIA Employer name Putnam County Amount $67,535.91 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREAU, SHAWNA A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,535.83 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERCOLE, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $67,535.42 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LACHLAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $67,535.17 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLI, VIRGINIA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,535.00 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPERMAN, NICOLE L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,534.85 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZZI, LINDA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $67,534.74 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, ALLISON B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,534.64 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, CARA L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $67,534.49 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, ROY F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,534.47 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, SANDRA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,534.15 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JAMES D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $67,534.15 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, FLORENCE E Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $67,534.08 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, JEFFREY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,533.49 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, KRISTEN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $67,533.18 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYER, CAROLE Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $67,532.92 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,532.82 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JEFFREY M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,532.79 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, STEVEN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,532.74 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GARY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,532.38 Date 10/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, STEPHEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,532.33 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT W Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,532.21 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, SHERRIE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $67,531.96 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMFORT, ROBERT M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,531.87 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, JUDITH K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,531.86 Date 03/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LAWRENCE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $67,531.58 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINO, MICHELE T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $67,531.45 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STEVEN S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,531.36 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, FAYE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,531.36 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,531.36 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLE, JASON T Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,531.36 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIN, LEA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, JOYCE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,531.36 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, APRIL L Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,531.36 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, FRANK P Employer name Department of Law Amount $67,531.36 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SCOTT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,531.36 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,531.36 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLOSON-BROWNE, LAUREL N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,531.36 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, SHAWN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUDERS, BRIAN D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $67,531.36 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURE, ASSANE N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $67,531.36 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOHN W Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $67,531.36 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHGRABER, TIMOTHY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,531.36 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, JEFFREY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,531.36 Date 04/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORT, GLENNA D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLWEG-HORAN, EMILY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,531.36 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLERY, BRENDAN T Employer name Education Department Amount $67,531.36 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATUS, MICHAEL L Employer name Education Department Amount $67,531.36 Date 04/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCI, MICHAEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $67,531.36 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID J Employer name Education Department Amount $67,531.36 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSARO, LAURELLE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, MARK V Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,531.36 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, JUSTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,531.36 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGENA, JABULANI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDZIEWICZ, DONALD E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, BRENT B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SALLY Y W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISE, ERIC Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONALD F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, ANNA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, MARK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDILLO, PATRICK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,531.36 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRENDA C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,531.36 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASS, ROBIN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,531.36 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, BRIAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,531.36 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, KALYN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,531.36 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHMOOD, ARSHAD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,531.36 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, KIM M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,531.36 Date 01/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAITLIN J, MS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $67,531.23 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANDREW, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,530.58 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, NGOC P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,530.58 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGEN, AARON G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,530.32 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,530.29 Date 12/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KATRINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,530.22 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, NANCY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $67,530.11 Date 03/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, MARY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,530.07 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BARBARA R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $67,530.06 Date 12/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JUDITH M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $67,529.64 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $67,529.64 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHONEIM, DINA H Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $67,529.62 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITO, BRANDON S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $67,529.62 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYNIARSKI, JEFFREY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,529.48 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $67,529.35 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, DANIEL M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $67,529.29 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LELLO, MARY L Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $67,529.25 Date 12/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DIAN P Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $67,529.02 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNKO, VIDA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $67,528.90 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, SHEILA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $67,528.88 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, THERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,528.76 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYE, SETH A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $67,528.52 Date 03/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, JUDITH A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $67,528.51 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, NATHAN J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $67,528.49 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, CAROLANNE Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $67,528.27 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEW, JAMES P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,528.24 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System