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 KWON, SANGKI E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,928.04 Date 07/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PONT, RAYMOND P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $65,928.03 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDERDONK, GARY M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $65,927.78 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, RYAN A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $65,927.40 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, PETER Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,927.30 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKMAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,927.30 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONNA M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,927.30 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CURTIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,927.21 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTO, THOMAS N Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,927.21 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMER, ILYA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $65,927.11 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, JOSEPH F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $65,926.80 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,926.49 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOATENG, GEORGE A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $65,926.43 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, CHAD A Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $65,926.43 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, JULIO A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $65,926.24 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DIANE D Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $65,925.72 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOCIO, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,925.54 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ERIC J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $65,925.51 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEMEYER, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,924.79 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOKNO, REZEL V Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $65,924.23 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINWARD, MAUREEN B Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $65,924.08 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, DAVID H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $65,924.00 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA-RHOADES, LORI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,923.65 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTESMAN, BART T Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $65,923.65 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSIGNOL, DARCY A Employer name Greene County Amount $65,923.51 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MARLENE L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,923.30 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTUORI, MELISSA R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,923.10 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JANE F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $65,923.08 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, LOTTIE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,922.80 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, TIMOTHY D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $65,922.78 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROBIN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,922.61 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELAND, JARED M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,922.24 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, PATRICIA A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $65,922.20 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MICHAL P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,922.18 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINMAN, JOHN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $65,922.09 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIWEMUGENI, BERNADETTE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,921.58 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILBERMAN, LORA G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $65,921.15 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, LORI Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $65,921.11 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, MARCY Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $65,920.80 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEDZIOR, NICOLE F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,920.75 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEL, VERA B Employer name Delaware County Amount $65,920.59 Date 11/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, ALISON R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $65,920.58 Date 11/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLA, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,920.36 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, PHYLLIS C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $65,919.79 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CORNELIUS J, III Employer name City of Albany Amount $65,919.75 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVROGIANNIS, SOPHIA N Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $65,919.60 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, TROY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,919.44 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, DARLENE V Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $65,918.89 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLISSIO, GINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $65,918.63 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,918.51 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMANN, JONATHAN F Employer name Town of Greece Amount $65,918.44 Date 12/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICHI, JOHN R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $65,918.43 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSU, SARA D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $65,918.22 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSLEY, JAMES R Employer name Orleans County Amount $65,918.06 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ELIZABETH P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,917.86 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, AMY R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $65,917.76 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONCZYK, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $65,917.68 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,917.59 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSEY, KENT N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $65,917.16 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, CHRISTINE E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $65,916.64 Date 02/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, KEVIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,916.62 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, EILEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,916.53 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,916.47 Date 04/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SCOTT L Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $65,915.77 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, THOMAS W Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,915.60 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, REBECCA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,915.16 Date 07/07/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZEC, CHARLES G Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $65,915.00 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAZMIEN, CHERYL A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $65,914.75 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,914.15 Date 03/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, FRANK J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $65,914.07 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $65,913.68 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $65,913.27 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDFORT, THEODORUS G Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $65,912.47 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACZ, THEODORE J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,912.47 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, DONNA M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $65,911.63 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, WILLIAM G Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $65,911.56 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARELA-AGUDELO, WALTER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,911.38 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DANZIL A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $65,910.85 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN-MAKOSKI, MARCIA L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $65,910.64 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VYNCK, TAMMY H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $65,910.53 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,910.51 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, SANYA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,910.49 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $65,910.36 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, PHYLLIS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,910.10 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMADESSO, STEPHANIE C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $65,910.05 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, KRISTINA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $65,909.86 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,909.10 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFITANO, BARBARA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $65,908.78 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, WALTER E Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,908.74 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTER, DARRELL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,908.39 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, SHAWN T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $65,907.70 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUPREY, DAVID J Employer name Education Department Amount $65,907.64 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KELLY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $65,907.54 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, STACY E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $65,906.83 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANG, LAUREN B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $65,906.78 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, CALLIE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $65,906.65 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSOC, GLENN MAR FORDAN Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $65,906.58 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, STEVEN J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $65,906.40 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SALLY A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $65,906.18 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, JERROD C Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $65,906.05 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System