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 INGRAM-ALFRED, BARBARA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,885.40 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATTON, EDWARD J, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,885.20 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KARLENE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,884.86 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSKEY EASTERLING, MELODY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,884.79 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANUCCI, MICHELE M Employer name Education Department Amount $66,884.18 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Albany Amount $66,884.16 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD A, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,883.85 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, GAYATHRI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $66,883.85 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEL, RHONDA Y Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,883.39 Date 01/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICK, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,883.23 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, CARLY R Employer name Highland CSD Amount $66,883.16 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, CECELIA M Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $66,882.97 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, JAMES M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,882.69 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOKE, JOHN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $66,882.06 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MARCELA Y Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $66,881.48 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEGZA, JOSEPH J Employer name Erie County Amount $66,881.41 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDONARO, LAURA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,880.85 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEZEWSKI, JOYCE M Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $66,880.61 Date 08/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JANET F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,879.83 Date 05/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, NANCY LYNN Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,879.53 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASFORD, SUEANN T Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $66,879.43 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,879.21 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSILLO, DOMINIC R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,879.13 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIKOVA, LADISLAVA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,877.98 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDAT, ANTHONY P Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $66,877.86 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, SANDY Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,877.67 Date 02/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LAURA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,877.34 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GABRIELLE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,877.12 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JOANNE E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $66,876.97 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JULIE F Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $66,876.94 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, DEBBIE B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,876.84 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DEBORAH L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $66,876.84 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JANET L Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $66,876.73 Date 02/13/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ROBERT N Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,876.13 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURZYCKI, ALICIA J Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $66,876.01 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, EMELINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,875.61 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DAWN E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $66,875.52 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REN, RUIXING Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,875.40 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, GARRETT B Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,875.33 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MELISSA R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,875.21 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, KELLY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $66,874.99 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDHANDLER, BRENDAN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $66,874.84 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYFRIED, DOREEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,874.55 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, LIDER E Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $66,874.55 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, NICALETTA J Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $66,874.44 Date 12/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ALBERT Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,873.58 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERS, MATTHEW K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,873.55 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREULIEB, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $66,873.51 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, DAVID L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $66,873.30 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $66,872.52 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, FRANCIS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,872.24 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CAROL A Employer name Orange County Amount $66,872.11 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ALTHEA P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,872.00 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOSEPH M Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,871.99 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, ADAM M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,871.99 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BEVERLEY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,871.53 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYAN, JOSHUA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,871.52 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, DOUGLAS B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,871.01 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDIHY, THOMAS M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $66,870.56 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDOLPH W Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $66,870.44 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLETT, JAMES E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,870.38 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LADI'SASHA G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,870.14 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWINE, THOMAS D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $66,869.93 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLIN, KIMBERLEY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,869.92 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, MELISSA D Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,869.82 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREMUGA, KAREN L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $66,869.78 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DOUGLAS JAMES Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,869.54 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RONALD J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,869.41 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, JEFFERY W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,869.04 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANS, SUSANNE E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,869.02 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNEK, GINA Employer name Orange County Amount $66,869.00 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKMAN, GEORGE F Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $66,868.80 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, DIANE T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $66,868.74 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,868.68 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELYN, LESLYN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,868.51 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY-GOODMAN, BIBI A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,868.29 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHASTITY A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,867.66 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JASON M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $66,867.50 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KEITH A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $66,867.13 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, JASON M Employer name City of Troy Amount $66,866.99 Date 03/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JONATHAN T Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $66,866.96 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSOON, KHERANI S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,866.93 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANELLO, LINDA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,866.43 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, YVES-ROSE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $66,866.36 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILSBY, GINA M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,866.32 Date 11/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, LINDA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,866.09 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, RYAN T Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $66,865.86 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ELLIOTT S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $66,865.40 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHERYL L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,865.26 Date 07/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MATTHEW D Employer name Orange County Amount $66,865.20 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SUSAN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,865.16 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, MICHAEL W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $66,864.52 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, KEVIN W Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $66,864.25 Date 03/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZELLER, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $66,863.66 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUSDLE, KIM F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,863.42 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCCHI, MICHELLE L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $66,863.39 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORMAND, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $66,863.32 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, ARLENE G Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $66,863.22 Date 06/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBURN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,863.05 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BZDUCH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,862.54 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System