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 GRIFFITH, SCOTT Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $66,727.62 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, THELMA H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,727.55 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DANIEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,727.52 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOJTOWICZ, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $66,727.31 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSELLA, DANIELLE Y Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $66,727.01 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JUDY A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,727.00 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,726.93 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, TIMOTHY M Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,726.77 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, LINDA K Employer name Village of Albion Amount $66,726.50 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOBECKI, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,726.45 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,726.25 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,726.19 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, BARBARA D Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $66,725.92 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, TIMOTHY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $66,725.78 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $66,725.57 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYDON, STEPHEN T Employer name Albany County Amount $66,725.00 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, ADELE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $66,724.89 Date 12/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, WAYNE Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $66,724.87 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JENNIFER Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,724.58 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, FRANKOIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,724.50 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, LYNNDA L Employer name Madison County Amount $66,723.62 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARREN, RICHARD E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $66,722.96 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNARUMMA, PETER J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $66,722.88 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $66,722.80 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, DAVID M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,722.26 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, KRISTIN L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,722.10 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, JEFFREY M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $66,721.87 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERY, EDWARD S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $66,721.72 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LEE A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $66,721.26 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXEIRA, RENE N Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,721.14 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, WENDY Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $66,720.74 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, SHERRY L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $66,720.72 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, RALPH M C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,720.36 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, JANE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,720.19 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTRIGHT, VALERIE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,720.19 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, CORNELIUS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,720.19 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,720.19 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABONNE, KIMBERLY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,720.10 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, ELAINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,720.10 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARIAN, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,720.10 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DANIEL P Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,720.01 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCZYNSKI, KATHRYN E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $66,719.83 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARFERO, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,719.15 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAALAND, PERRY J Employer name Sayville Fire District Amount $66,718.70 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, SHANE T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,718.22 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOANNE Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $66,718.07 Date 10/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUPPI, ROBERT J Employer name City of Rome Amount $66,717.41 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAWS, EDWARD Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,717.07 Date 09/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREELAND, RANDY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,716.81 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHM, NICOLA Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $66,716.33 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, DEBRA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,716.29 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KENT P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $66,716.02 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, ERIC C Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $66,716.01 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBERT, JONATHAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,715.87 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRION, MELISSA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,715.44 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETZ, DENISE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $66,715.15 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, MATTHEW A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $66,715.13 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, BARBARA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,715.07 Date 06/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, KEVIN P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $66,715.06 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORRAPATI, BHAGYA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,714.99 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, PEGGY E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $66,714.94 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, JAMES H, JR Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $66,714.80 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIERO, JORDAN E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $66,714.57 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARY, MARK H Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $66,714.52 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CHARVEYS Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $66,714.16 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, FLORENCE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $66,714.02 Date 03/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, ROBERT P Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $66,714.01 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOTT, WINNIFRED G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,713.95 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, MICHAEL F Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $66,713.88 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, HELENE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $66,713.75 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Erie County Amount $66,713.55 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOCK, NORMA B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,713.48 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JANINE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $66,713.43 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDA-MOTT, GAIL K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,712.66 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOSEPHINE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,712.66 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBALLY, CASEY R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $66,712.58 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, MELISA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $66,712.57 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RENEE F Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,712.22 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, AMY L Employer name Ulster County Amount $66,712.17 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, KRISTIN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,711.58 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROSEANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,711.58 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MILDRED Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,711.58 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, BENJAMIN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,711.58 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, DIANE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $66,711.58 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRENZO, SILVANO Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $66,711.40 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISKOROWSKI, FELIX C Employer name Erie County Amount $66,711.38 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $66,711.08 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, DARRELL A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $66,710.86 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,710.82 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYE, TANYA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,710.59 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,710.49 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JUSTIN D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $66,710.41 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIORGIO, PAUL M Employer name Albany County Amount $66,710.11 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KIERAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $66,710.07 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOS, ISAAC B Employer name City of Troy Amount $66,709.88 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRABIK, LINDA C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $66,709.55 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, THALIA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,709.53 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ALAN L, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,709.42 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, TERRY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $66,708.91 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SEAN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,708.43 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System