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 RAGSDALE, PETER W Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $66,837.44 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSS, AMY L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $66,837.13 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVITT, GARY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $66,836.98 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,836.92 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORZYNSKI, ROBERT R Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $66,836.86 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKRABARTY, MAITREYEE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,836.70 Date 11/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, WILLIAM P Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $66,836.58 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENG, LORI C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,836.44 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEARS, DANIEL H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,836.35 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKNESE, JEANINE A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $66,835.96 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIE, FRANCIS Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $66,835.74 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNTAIN, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $66,835.62 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPODICASA, JARRETT A Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $66,835.53 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINUTELLO, BERNADETTE T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,835.51 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP-FRAZIER, SA'UDA K Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $66,835.20 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $66,835.12 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $66,834.97 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RYAN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,834.48 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $66,834.44 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANNER, SCOTT R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,834.34 Date 02/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, KATHRYN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,834.33 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBROUCK, RUSSELL S Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,834.07 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GORDON D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $66,834.05 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, ALICE R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $66,833.29 Date 02/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, IAN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,833.06 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNIE, CAMILLA DALE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,833.05 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, DONNA LEE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,833.02 Date 11/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JULIE A Employer name Warren County Amount $66,832.93 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANABEL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,832.42 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRENT A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,832.35 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, RYAN P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $66,832.18 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,832.08 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, DANIEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,831.66 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHUSLAVSKY, CAROL J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $66,831.61 Date 12/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIFRA, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Springville Amount $66,831.49 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTO, STEPHANIE ANN Employer name Wyoming County Amount $66,831.28 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, ERIC T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $66,830.65 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ANDRE M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $66,830.60 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $66,830.55 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, MAHLON B, III Employer name Chemung County Amount $66,830.19 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRATOS, VIVIANE C Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $66,829.74 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROS, MICHAEL A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $66,829.70 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABSATT, ERICA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,829.56 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $66,829.53 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, WILLIAM F Employer name Erie County Amount $66,829.52 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, CURTIS K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $66,829.40 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BRANDON W Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $66,829.39 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, WILLIAM P Employer name Albany County Amount $66,829.37 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLER, ANNE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,829.11 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCON, ANTHONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,829.08 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARATTA, MICHAEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,829.07 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOSE F Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $66,829.02 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, JERED W Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $66,828.94 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRY, ALICIA A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $66,828.86 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, ERIC Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,828.63 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ERIC A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,828.47 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUSSMAN, GREGORY C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,828.19 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, IAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,827.93 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,827.92 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTON, RICKEY D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $66,827.81 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADE, CRAIG M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,827.78 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, DEBRA L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $66,827.76 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAUREEN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,827.72 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SORSA, KARA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,827.64 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCCA, CECELIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,827.43 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSU, JOHNNY K Employer name Erie County Amount $66,826.97 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, THERESA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $66,826.81 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEGARD, STEVEN Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $66,826.40 Date 05/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWKES, MARK C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,826.08 Date 03/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $66,825.71 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, KATHRYN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,825.66 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, ELIZABETH J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $66,825.35 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRANCE-DOUD, LA VERN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,825.14 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANT, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,824.57 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTERELLI, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $66,824.52 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHIVE, KRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,824.22 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, MARTIN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $66,824.03 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $66,823.56 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, JASON C Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $66,823.45 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, EVELYN B Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $66,823.44 Date 04/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, CRAIG F Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $66,823.06 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWROCKI, ELEASHA D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $66,823.03 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JOSE I Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $66,822.88 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANDREW Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,822.56 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $66,822.41 Date 05/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YTUARTE, HENRIETTA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,821.93 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PAUL M Employer name City of Beacon Amount $66,821.84 Date 06/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $66,821.70 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DANA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $66,821.58 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES-WILLIAMS, KERI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $66,821.33 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JOSE LUIS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,821.04 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHM, JULIE R Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $66,821.01 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SANDER Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $66,820.95 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATHAUS, FRANCIS J, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,820.36 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, RYAN C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $66,819.89 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSVAYGENBAUM, ISRAEL Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $66,819.85 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMPS, RICHARD H Employer name Erie County Amount $66,819.65 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, GEORGEANNA V Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $66,818.84 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, LISA L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,818.43 Date 02/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $66,817.90 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System