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 GOLLEY, KELLY J Employer name Madison County Amount $65,787.20 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, EDWARD J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $65,786.43 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, CURTIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $65,786.37 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREECHIRA, THOMAS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,785.84 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTH, HEATHER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,785.74 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANTI, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $65,785.65 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,785.55 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, TAMMORA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $65,785.40 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, LORRAINE E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $65,785.37 Date 07/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, GARRY E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $65,784.79 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIEN, ROBERT F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,784.68 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CONSTANCE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,784.68 Date 06/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTAXIS, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $65,784.38 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSER, MICHAEL, III Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $65,784.26 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESSEGGER, MAURA M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $65,784.21 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCY, COREY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,784.09 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, DIANE S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $65,783.68 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, RYAN W Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $65,783.68 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURLIN, MARY JO Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,783.40 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINBERG BIEHL, JODY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,783.34 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, PATRICK K Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $65,783.32 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMER, JOANNE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,783.32 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, BONNIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,782.59 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KYLE S Employer name Village of Walden Amount $65,782.57 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, ANTHONY M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $65,782.43 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLUCHUK, ANN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $65,782.39 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWAY, JENNIFER M, MS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,782.36 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, COLLEEN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $65,782.34 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPAN, IKA R Employer name Tully CSD Amount $65,782.13 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, PATRICK T Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $65,781.96 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEANT, RONA I Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,781.60 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,781.53 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, SUSAN B Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $65,781.27 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREDE, PATRICIA C Employer name Yates County Amount $65,781.13 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, FELICIA Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $65,781.00 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, REBECCA J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $65,780.42 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON-MELILLO, ADRIENNE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,780.00 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE, KERENZA E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $65,778.92 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANK, CHRIS P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $65,778.89 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,778.16 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATOUCHE, JASSAAN K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,778.13 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, THOMAS M, III Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,778.11 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, STEPHANIE LOUISE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $65,776.95 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ASTACIA R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $65,776.84 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, JOHN F, JR Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $65,776.80 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HERBERT L, JR Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $65,776.62 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERSON, VALERIE L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $65,776.62 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, AMANDA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,776.47 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONI, PAMELA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,776.10 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, JEFFREY S Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $65,776.08 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANI, ANUP S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $65,775.95 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULAHIAN, GREGORY M Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $65,775.66 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUTTADAURIO, DANIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,775.10 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, JONATHAN P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,775.05 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEROM, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $65,774.74 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $65,774.50 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, HARMANDEEP Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,774.05 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHERYL A Employer name Education Department Amount $65,773.76 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, SHEILA J Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $65,773.76 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, FRANCES A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $65,773.76 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNTZ, DARCY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,773.76 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, MICHELE Y Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,773.76 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTERNAK, JOLENE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $65,773.76 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, SUSAN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,773.44 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KEVIN P Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $65,773.25 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, JULIE A Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $65,773.13 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $65,773.05 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELCZYNSKI, LEONARD G Employer name Erie County Amount $65,773.01 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ROGER G, JR Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $65,772.93 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANANDAM, HEMALATHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,772.70 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHESON, ROBERT B Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $65,772.21 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $65,771.93 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZANGHERA, TONI E Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $65,771.40 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, FRANCIS T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $65,770.98 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, BEVERLY-JANE E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $65,770.78 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEYARD, WILLIAM T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $65,770.73 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, EDGAR J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $65,770.27 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, GREG C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,770.17 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, EILEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $65,770.01 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ROBERT G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,769.90 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARTHA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $65,769.83 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, JOSEPH C Employer name Erie County Amount $65,769.79 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GARY T Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $65,769.55 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, JONATHAN Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $65,769.49 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG-CHEN, SANNA Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $65,769.23 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARO, MARY R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,769.19 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTZFIELD, BRYAN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,769.16 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON-RONDON, CATHELINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $65,768.89 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY-SEALEY, ALEX Employer name Department of Law Amount $65,768.83 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $65,768.82 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRY, SARAH J Employer name Warren County Amount $65,768.25 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PATRICK W Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $65,768.13 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVER, MALISSA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $65,768.04 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RONETTA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $65,767.40 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKER, RYAN J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $65,766.60 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENWOOD, JACQUELINE P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,766.39 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGOZZINO, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $65,765.92 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEISENROTH, MARK W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,765.31 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITLAND, HARRIET L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,765.14 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Oneida Amount $65,765.08 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System