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 PIERRE, BERNADETTE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,362.36 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APRILE, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Avon Amount $65,362.30 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMANE, MAIREAD A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,362.13 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZERBACKI, JOHN P Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $65,361.72 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, WILSON C Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $65,361.51 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, KRISTEN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,361.47 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIAZGA, KELLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $65,361.46 Date 01/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, CHARLEEN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,361.24 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, GINA B Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $65,360.90 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, PATRICK M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $65,360.53 Date 04/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MARIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,360.01 Date 11/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, RUDOLPH Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,359.72 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, STEPHEN P Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $65,359.68 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THOMAS L, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $65,359.68 Date 01/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPODICASA, KEITH S Employer name Erie County Amount $65,359.62 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, HAROLD N Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $65,359.26 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO, ANTOINETTE R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $65,359.24 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, SCOTT R Employer name Broome County Amount $65,359.04 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, IVAN J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $65,358.65 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, ADAM M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,358.40 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAR, JEREMY J Employer name Greene County Amount $65,358.37 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,358.11 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, AIDA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,358.10 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGURA, PETE A Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $65,357.64 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JOSE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,357.21 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $65,356.92 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, JANE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,356.35 Date 09/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAATZ, JANET P Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,356.05 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, OLIVIA S Employer name Town of Webster Amount $65,355.59 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELARGY, KATHLEEN P Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $65,355.11 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLES Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $65,354.89 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, STEVEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $65,354.83 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, LINDA E Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $65,354.80 Date 03/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ERICA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,353.91 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, GREGORY B Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $65,353.25 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VIVIENE Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,353.13 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBESIS, STACEY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $65,353.06 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL B Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $65,353.01 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $65,352.95 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, AMY M Employer name Wayne County Amount $65,352.89 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,352.71 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, ALLAN L Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $65,352.60 Date 11/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKULAT, JOSEPH Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $65,352.35 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLUZZO, JULIE Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $65,351.93 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTNEL, MARK A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $65,351.71 Date 07/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, GREGORY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,351.34 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOBUCCI, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $65,351.32 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $65,351.31 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,351.28 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, DAVID T Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $65,351.08 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MICHAEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,351.05 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LATONYA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $65,350.96 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, YULIANA Y Employer name Warren County Amount $65,350.00 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBEL, MICHELE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $65,349.85 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUICH, ANTHONY S Employer name Erie County Amount $65,349.53 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISIEN, MICHELLE B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $65,349.48 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JACKLYN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $65,349.47 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRILL, CARL Employer name Erie County Amount $65,349.33 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUPLAT, TARAS Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $65,349.22 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, BRIAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,348.58 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATINO, VINCENT M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $65,348.56 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTZ, SEAN R Employer name Albany County Amount $65,348.51 Date 08/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLESON, WAYNE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $65,348.29 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, JOHN E Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $65,348.17 Date 03/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, THOMAS J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $65,348.15 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALDO, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,348.04 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MICHAEL T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,347.80 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, ROBERT W Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $65,347.78 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINSON-DENTON, SABRINA G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,347.44 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, DAVID J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,346.86 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETZER, PETER E, JR Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $65,346.77 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERS, RANDY A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $65,346.29 Date 09/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMERS, EVA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,346.16 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JACQUELINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,345.74 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILAIRE, JANA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,345.43 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, HEATHER L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $65,344.33 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, ANNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,344.13 Date 08/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, EMMANUEL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $65,343.98 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILZ, AMY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,343.54 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRIA, KYLEE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,343.51 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, ANDREW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,343.41 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSS, CAROLINE H Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $65,343.21 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JUDY ANN Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $65,343.20 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, MARK A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,343.13 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DENISE D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $65,342.91 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSTON-SLOANE, FELICIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $65,342.69 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, ANDREW M Employer name City of Troy Amount $65,342.56 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDRIDGE, LAURA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $65,342.32 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST BRICE, CRAAN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,342.17 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDONE, SALVATORE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,341.82 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHEKEMA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $65,341.68 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNOLFO, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,341.58 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, KRISTEN N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $65,341.45 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTERS, JACQUELINE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $65,340.75 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIBL, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $65,340.72 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, IAN H Employer name City of Troy Amount $65,340.65 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADWALLADER, LEAH Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,340.60 Date 02/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBINE, SEAN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,340.60 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, ROXANNE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,340.60 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERMAN, ERIC M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $65,340.50 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System