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 MARCH, DANIELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,124.25 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, ERIC J Employer name Madison County Amount $67,123.77 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, AARON P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $67,123.54 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $67,123.46 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DENNIS P Employer name Education Department Amount $67,123.42 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METYASS, NABIL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,123.39 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-LOPEZ, SANDRA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $67,122.91 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, OZELLE T Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $67,122.75 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, DONALD E, III Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $67,122.56 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, WALPOLE N Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $67,121.34 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARNA, PIERA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $67,121.17 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORIBIO, JUAN K Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $67,120.72 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIS, MAUREEN F Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $67,120.39 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIDA, GORDON G Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $67,119.36 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, GRAZINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,119.20 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, JAMES J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $67,118.84 Date 02/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, VERONICA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $67,118.82 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMASZEWSKI, JAMES Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $67,118.66 Date 05/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, EDWARD E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $67,118.28 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEVIN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $67,118.20 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANDRE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,117.59 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZOCO, MARY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,117.37 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNSCH, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,116.89 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, LINDA J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $67,116.76 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, JAMIE L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $67,116.27 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBBINK, KEVIN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $67,115.89 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CAROL C Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $67,115.81 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAYLE A Employer name Village of Walden Amount $67,115.69 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDA, SHIRLEY M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $67,115.59 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ANGELO L, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $67,115.57 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOHN P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $67,115.55 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKETT, TROY A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,115.38 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, CLYDE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $67,115.10 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $67,115.00 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, MICHAEL A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $67,114.95 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOY, DAVID G, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $67,114.88 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROCHO, NILDA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,114.09 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $67,113.95 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHAEL J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,113.44 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSER, NANCY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,112.78 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAETSCH, ELIZABETH J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $67,112.52 Date 03/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, TRAVIS A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,112.46 Date 06/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARISOL O Employer name Department of Law Amount $67,112.24 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, VICTOR M Employer name Erie County Amount $67,111.98 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATES, NATHAN A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $67,111.82 Date 03/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLA, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,111.67 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, MAXWELL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,111.65 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $67,111.63 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELION, CAROL C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,111.41 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $67,111.15 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHRLEY, TERRI L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,111.07 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JERI P Employer name Education Department Amount $67,111.07 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, JEFFREY T Employer name Education Department Amount $67,111.07 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, KRISTEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $67,111.07 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT W Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $67,110.98 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, BRIAN D Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $67,110.66 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLNER, CHANNAN P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $67,110.27 Date 12/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVAROLI, JO A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $67,110.06 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-FAZIO, DEBORAH L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $67,109.75 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JENNIFER S Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $67,109.41 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGEL, PAUL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,109.39 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,109.16 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, NORA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,108.42 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANORQUI, TINA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $67,108.38 Date 11/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIAM, KAREN L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $67,108.24 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VISCOUNT M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $67,108.18 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL PREZIOSO, JULIE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $67,107.20 Date 09/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBELLI, DARLENE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,106.47 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, ROBERT C Employer name Columbia County Amount $67,106.03 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $67,106.00 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $67,105.24 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFIGLIO, EILEEN M Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $67,105.01 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENTHALER, FRANK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $67,104.55 Date 01/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, KRISTIN E Employer name Department of State Amount $67,103.90 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, AARON Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $67,103.66 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERVEGT, HENDRICK W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $67,103.24 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINO, DAVID A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $67,102.99 Date 10/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAGUSO, DANNY Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $67,102.74 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARLOS M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,102.62 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNIS, MATTHEW S Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $67,102.45 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,102.43 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GARY Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $67,102.14 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, JENNIFER J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,101.83 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDARENKA, LISA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,101.82 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSLEY, PATRICK J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $67,101.38 Date 06/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMALL, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,101.10 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEGGETT, ANTHONY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,101.05 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNIG, JAMES A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $67,101.01 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $67,100.84 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,100.77 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ADELE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $67,100.54 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KEVIN D Employer name City of Albany Amount $67,100.03 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, ROGER A Employer name City of Albany Amount $67,100.03 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YERDON, JUSTIN W Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $67,099.99 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CHRYSTYNA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,099.95 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, JEFFERY G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $67,099.73 Date 12/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIEN, PAMELA N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,099.68 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAEGER, MICHAEL L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,099.46 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DANIEL Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $67,099.13 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCY, JOHN P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $67,099.11 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System