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 BARONE, MARGARET E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $65,671.99 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS-VALDES, GLADYS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,671.75 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $65,671.44 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, SCOTT A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $65,671.25 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, EVA K Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $65,671.01 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAN, RAYSIL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $65,670.97 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALASSO, ROBERT M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $65,670.77 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLEY, OBIE F Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $65,670.61 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, SYLVIA E Employer name Village of Marathon Amount $65,670.53 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'FEE, DEBRA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $65,670.50 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, DAMON A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,670.26 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JEFFREY J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $65,670.21 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHI, MAXINE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,670.13 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADO, MARK W Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $65,669.88 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WAYNE E, SR Employer name Essex County Amount $65,669.72 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, NATHAN L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $65,668.73 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METELLUS, JEAN YVES Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $65,668.73 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, DOMINICK Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $65,667.82 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KAREN A Employer name Broome County Amount $65,667.73 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETKE, LOUIS P Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $65,667.06 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LUIS E Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $65,666.91 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, ANGELA C Employer name Chemung County Amount $65,666.89 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTONZE, DIANA R Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $65,666.86 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISERT, BERNADETTE Employer name Orange County Amount $65,666.71 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHAWN S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,666.37 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIAS VERDUGA, ANIBAL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,665.99 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, JESSICA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,665.99 Date 07/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, MAURICIO D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,665.99 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBAR, MICHELLE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,665.82 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIONE, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $65,665.62 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, COLEEN L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $65,665.44 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,664.95 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, TERRY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,664.82 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSLEDER, ALLYN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,664.68 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, REESE P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,664.53 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARR, CYRIL H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $65,664.52 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, EDWARD M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $65,664.47 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASE, STEPHEN A Employer name Greene County Amount $65,664.07 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCIO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $65,663.73 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECK, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,663.43 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, RAYMOND M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $65,662.98 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, MARCY E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $65,662.83 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-STANLEY, MARIA E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $65,662.59 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOHEEN, MARK J Employer name Town of Ridgeway Amount $65,662.46 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, JIJI Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $65,662.28 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JESSICA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,662.22 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEB, BRYAN A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $65,662.17 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENO, TRACY A Employer name City of Olean Amount $65,662.14 Date 09/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSEPH Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,661.95 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, TRICIA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,661.90 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBACH, JESSICA J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $65,661.86 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBILIAK, LOUISE M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $65,661.86 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHRIS Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $65,661.77 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAULIN, JEFFREY G Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $65,660.93 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, PHILIP W Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $65,660.89 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, KRISTIN M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $65,659.83 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPIA, KENNETH R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $65,659.63 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMONDA, DENALI R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,659.32 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIA, RAPHAEL Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $65,659.32 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MICHAEL T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,659.18 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDRON, PAMELA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $65,658.76 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBER, JANE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,658.21 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, RYAN M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $65,658.18 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, NICHOLAS R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $65,658.05 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, CAROL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,657.80 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, ANN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,657.80 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,657.80 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,657.80 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALABURKA, LINDA E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $65,657.80 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, COLLEEN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $65,657.80 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKAY, DEBRA MARIE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $65,657.80 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, GARY J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $65,657.35 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, NEAL R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $65,657.35 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTE, THOMAS G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,656.89 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, MICHAEL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,656.31 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, THOMAS M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $65,656.18 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,655.63 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGARES, ALYSSA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $65,655.39 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMANIEGO, WANDA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,655.20 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA, DEBRA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,654.86 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEPEZ, MARCELA Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,654.75 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGROSA, ANITA M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $65,654.61 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JOHN J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $65,654.39 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO, BARNABY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $65,654.23 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, STEPHEN B Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $65,654.14 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELIO, ANTHONY J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $65,654.13 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTIMER, DONALD F Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,654.04 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LENNORD N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $65,653.78 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, SHAWN L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $65,653.75 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND-GOULBOURNE, SONIA P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,653.67 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,653.67 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVRIES, CRISTIN E Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,653.39 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TINA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,653.36 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, DANIEL M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $65,653.22 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY-THOMAS, CATHELINE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,652.53 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL C Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $65,652.21 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, SAMUEL H Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,652.13 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, GIOVONA Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $65,651.60 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, YOLANDA A Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $65,651.31 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, PATRICIA A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $65,651.22 Date 08/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System