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 WILLIAMS, ZACHARY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,605.05 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEH, SUSAN Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,604.98 Date 07/13/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZ, MARY PAT Employer name City of Lockport Amount $66,604.88 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARP, KATHLEEN F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $66,604.78 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JUSTIN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,604.51 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETS, DIANE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,604.17 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREBITKO, JENNIFER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,603.70 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, EDUARDO Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $66,603.24 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELMO, JOHN E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $66,602.74 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, MARK W Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $66,602.71 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PATRICK N Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $66,602.66 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KEY-HOOPER, SIMONE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $66,602.64 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, LINDA J Employer name Port Jervis Housing Authority Amount $66,602.57 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BERNARDA Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $66,602.36 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIGAN, THOMAS F Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $66,601.76 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, MARTIN J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $66,601.49 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVALOS, JAYSON F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,601.24 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASON, DARNELL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,601.17 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, PAUL J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $66,600.86 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, TOINI M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $66,600.38 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KATELIN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,600.17 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPPER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $66,600.09 Date 07/04/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGON, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $66,599.14 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KELLY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $66,599.01 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONNA S Employer name Delaware County Amount $66,598.79 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, NANCY Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $66,598.45 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALKA, DAVID J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,598.24 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, JOSEPH V Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $66,597.98 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, DAVID J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $66,597.72 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRESHA, LAWRENCE C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,597.09 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARAVELLO, MARY ANN Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $66,596.72 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMB, ANTHONY B Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $66,596.72 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, DEREK K Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $66,596.58 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIAL, TRACY L Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $66,596.39 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, COLLEEN T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,596.39 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULUGETA, BRUK Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,596.37 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, CRYSTAL L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,596.22 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, CANDACE M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $66,596.14 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, NANCY W Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $66,596.12 Date 11/22/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKEY, GAIL L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $66,596.07 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, AARON D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $66,594.37 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, THOMAS M Employer name Department of State Amount $66,593.96 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JOSHUA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,593.61 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVUE, JEAN W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $66,593.54 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MD S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $66,593.05 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JOSEPH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,592.62 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNETTA, LAWRENCE J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $66,592.54 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DAVID J Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $66,591.85 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $66,591.63 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABATINGAN, JOHN KELLY S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,590.78 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, JASON D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,590.67 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JOHN R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $66,590.00 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DEBRA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $66,590.00 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PATRICIA W Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $66,589.87 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Gates Amount $66,589.85 Date 12/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TERESA A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $66,589.74 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONADO, FERNANDO Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $66,589.34 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICCI, DANIEL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,589.25 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFOLA, MARK A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $66,589.15 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, YULONDA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,589.04 Date 02/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KEVIN W Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $66,588.98 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $66,588.35 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, CONSTANCE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,588.34 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, PETER Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $66,588.26 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, DENISE J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $66,587.92 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHELE D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,587.90 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, GAIL K Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $66,587.85 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, VIRGINIA Employer name Kenmore Housing Authority Amount $66,587.85 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PATRICIA L, MS Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,587.26 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPA, TODD W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $66,587.00 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, DAVID K Employer name Niagara County Amount $66,586.91 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JASON C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $66,586.18 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, ADAM J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $66,586.13 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, REBECCA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,586.08 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, PAOLA I Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $66,585.42 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, LAWRENCE P, II Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $66,585.06 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,584.68 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $66,584.16 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWTON, TONI A Employer name Albany County Amount $66,583.85 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICE, STEVE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,583.68 Date 04/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOTT, DONALD R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $66,583.58 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILANS, CHARLES A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $66,583.55 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ERIN R Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $66,583.54 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIJANSKI, ARTHUR S Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $66,583.21 Date 03/27/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, DAISY PEREZ Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $66,583.12 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AMBER C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,582.76 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETTINA Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,582.34 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT H Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $66,582.05 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,581.97 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, SHERLY Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,581.97 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEMAN, JOHN W Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,581.97 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABUZZETTA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $66,581.97 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWENS, BRIAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $66,581.97 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $66,581.84 Date 02/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPRIENO, DONNA L Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $66,581.84 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, TRACY M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $66,581.45 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $66,581.45 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, DIANE L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $66,581.45 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULLO, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,581.41 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, OTIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,581.28 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System