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 BELL, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KEVIN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, TIFFANY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMATTEO, ELIA T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, GREGORY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSUITE, MARK F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHROCK, ANNE O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBY, JACQUELYN R Employer name Education Department Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITCH, CHERYL M Employer name Education Department Amount $67,480.14 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, AHBDUL Employer name Education Department Amount $67,480.14 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIAK, MARK C Employer name Education Department Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, THANH H Employer name Education Department Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $67,480.14 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDETTE, CHAD A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAXANIAN, LISA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILKA, CORI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIZARD, KOLL S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, STANLEY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTO, JOSEPH P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORES, CHARLES J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAIT, ERICA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, ROBERT P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JAMIE-LYNN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,480.14 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, SHARON L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JAMES A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MELANIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, SEAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, WENDY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTSCHALD, ALAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERNIG, TIMOTHY G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, HAMIDA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTE, JEAN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, BRIAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, NANCY H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITINO, MARK R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDAKHAYEV, PETER Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, IRYNA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENSING, EVAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFRE, TODD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DOUGLAS E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PATTI S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, DANIEL R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPATSOS, JOHN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARMA, REMYA RAMESH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, PHILLIP D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGEAU, PAUL R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $67,480.14 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, ALLISON MARIE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENZ, MARY ANN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, YING KAY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MARTHA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOL, TIMOTHY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHRISTINE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELISSA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, DIANA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,480.14 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,480.14 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMENA, JOHN A, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,480.14 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDLAPP, CAROL E Employer name Village of Centre Island Amount $67,479.82 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, PETER M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $67,479.77 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGETSINGER, THOMAS C Employer name Chemung County Amount $67,479.74 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNDIPE, MONISADE O Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,479.74 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, WILLIAM H Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $67,479.58 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, CHARLENE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,479.32 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUSTIN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,479.10 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYLOWICZ, JANINE J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $67,479.10 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MATTHEW W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,478.97 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOECKLER, BRYAN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $67,478.84 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIMM, GARY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,478.84 Date 08/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SARAH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,478.58 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, KRYSTYNA M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $67,478.25 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, AVIVA S Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,478.20 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELLE, DEBORAH L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $67,478.14 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, RONALD D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $67,477.90 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CONNIE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,477.80 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, STACEY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,477.80 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARS, SHARON E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,477.80 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASCO, JORGE A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $67,477.64 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBER, ANGELA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,477.50 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, COLLEEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,477.25 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARJORIE D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $67,476.85 Date 06/29/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEJA, KELLY B Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $67,476.54 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBURN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $67,475.88 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNEUILLE, CAROL L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $67,475.86 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANCON, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $67,475.46 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, ANN MARIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,475.43 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JAMES L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $67,475.39 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, ROSE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $67,475.30 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, JORDAN S Employer name Oneida County Amount $67,475.30 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, JONATHAN G Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,475.16 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARNO, LOUIS, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $67,475.08 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVARI, ANNE MARIE Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $67,474.67 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, KIMBERLY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $67,474.64 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHHOFF, MOLLY E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $67,474.64 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,474.59 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINIEWSKI, ROBERT D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $67,474.29 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLEGARA, VINCENT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,474.23 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENT, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Amount $67,474.12 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, MICHAEL P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $67,473.97 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECH, JOAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,473.90 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System