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 DAVIS, TAKEYA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,283.45 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, JAMES J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,283.36 Date 08/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-BURRELL, SALOME G Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,282.81 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $66,282.39 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, JOHN R Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $66,281.71 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, EDGAR J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,281.53 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODBERLET, STEPHEN L Employer name Town of Victor Amount $66,281.52 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, PATRICIA I Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,281.28 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNACCIA, MARGHERITA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $66,281.28 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPLER, STEPHEN A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $66,280.91 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, WESLEY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,280.82 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELL, PETER W Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $66,280.56 Date 12/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BARRY H Employer name Clinton County Amount $66,280.51 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $66,280.39 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSUNDAR, GAIL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $66,279.68 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOLLMAN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,279.29 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $66,278.92 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTSEN, KEVIN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $66,278.60 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENHARDT, JASON S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,278.58 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDICE, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $66,278.50 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREUTHART-DOLAND, LISA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,277.38 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLANDER, STEPHEN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $66,277.30 Date 02/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRAO, ANN MARIE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $66,277.29 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROPHY, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $66,277.03 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, R PETER Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,277.03 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIE, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $66,277.00 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, TERRA C Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,276.83 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ALAN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $66,276.52 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALINI, ROSETTA Employer name Putnam County Amount $66,276.48 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADLEE, THOMAS F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,276.19 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLINE, BRYAN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,275.96 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKETT, SCOT A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $66,275.83 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTER, BONNIE S Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $66,275.49 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METRAS, SUSAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,275.23 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, RICHARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $66,274.95 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENASCO, LINDSAY A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $66,274.70 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, THOMAS R Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $66,274.70 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABEL, KAREN L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $66,274.65 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DOUGLAS W Employer name Addison CSD Amount $66,273.80 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBINS, ANNETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $66,273.40 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRARO, CATHERINE M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $66,272.49 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, SHANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,271.97 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTODIO, ANTONIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,271.22 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSER, IVY Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $66,271.08 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMBERGS, DEREK A Employer name Yates County Amount $66,270.06 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ARTHUR J Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $66,269.19 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIO, CAROL ANN F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $66,269.12 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES-FLETCHER, ROBIN R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $66,268.98 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DAWN A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $66,268.95 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOW, CRAIG N Employer name Schuyler County Amount $66,268.91 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNONE, ANTHONY T Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $66,268.81 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, NATHAN T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $66,268.75 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMENTO, ANDREW Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,268.67 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODNETT, BRENDA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $66,268.66 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOMBE, SHAWN C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $66,268.56 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, GLENN M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $66,268.48 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, KATHERINE D Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $66,268.47 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $66,268.43 Date 03/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDECKER, CARISA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $66,267.98 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MARK J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $66,267.85 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, BRIAN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,267.76 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, LYDIA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,267.63 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, MICHAEL D Employer name Erie County Amount $66,267.12 Date 07/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, TERRANCE W Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $66,266.77 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAY, CYNTHIA D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $66,265.71 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUINS, RUTH E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $66,265.62 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, JAMES E Employer name Oneida County Amount $66,264.89 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRETTINI, JOHN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,264.86 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, KEITH K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $66,264.83 Date 12/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RENZO, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Rye Amount $66,264.59 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KEVIN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,264.54 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITIS, PETER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,264.49 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINA, JAMES M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $66,264.46 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, TERESA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,264.42 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $66,264.34 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,264.31 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAULFUSS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $66,264.21 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JAMES A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,263.85 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, HOPE M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $66,263.14 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRASA, DONNA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $66,262.83 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONEO, JOSEPH A Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $66,262.82 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,262.76 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, ANNE E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $66,262.02 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,262.00 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDECKER, BRYAN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $66,261.99 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, FRANK P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,261.44 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, TAMECKA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $66,261.42 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, ASHLEY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,261.38 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKEL, ANDREW D Employer name Town of Webster Amount $66,261.38 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, BERNADETTE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,261.18 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, KAMILA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $66,261.17 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, SANDRA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,260.49 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILANDER, JASON S Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $66,260.47 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KATHLEEN J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $66,260.37 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, MEI F Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,259.66 Date 07/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBLETE, ALENE Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $66,259.27 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NICHOLAS M Employer name Cortland County Amount $66,259.12 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAI, RACHEL K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $66,259.08 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,258.88 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRADLEY M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $66,258.06 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System