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 BROWN, GEORGEANN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,257.40 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, CAREN E M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPO, CASHIMA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,257.40 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRUZZI, VINCENT, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,257.40 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGGRAF, ANDREW G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,257.40 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-BOOKER, VANESSA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,257.40 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASARANENI, PURNACHANDRA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, AMY B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,257.40 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATASSA, MELISSA F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROS, YAHAIRA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKENS, WINSTON J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANG, GISELLE X Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,257.40 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, WILLIAM P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRAPUTO, TERESA B Employer name Education Department Amount $65,257.40 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GUYADER, CLARE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,257.40 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, MARCIA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTEMCHUK, IRINA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, NANCY K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, LISA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, NICA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, BRYAN W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSEY, JOSEPH T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, NERISSA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NESTOR H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMBRUN, MARYANNE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, MOLLY C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-BURRELL, MERLENE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMS, TIANA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, BALJIT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TEENA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,257.40 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LEAH Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,257.40 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DANIELLE Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $65,257.06 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, MARY E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $65,256.72 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSLER, CORY M Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,256.40 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,256.34 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, ROSEMARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,256.28 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, GABRIEL I Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,256.18 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, VINICIO Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $65,255.73 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFE, PETER V Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $65,255.67 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASSEN, DONNA M Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $65,255.42 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGERLE, JAMES A Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $65,255.41 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMES, MICHAEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,255.27 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENATORE, ANTHONY H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $65,255.05 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, SHERRY E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,254.72 Date 10/01/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, EMILY J Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $65,254.66 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEARS, RALPH C, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $65,253.79 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LEONARD J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,253.35 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, LINDA G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $65,253.05 Date 08/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, TERRY L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $65,252.20 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIBBIN, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,251.93 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, BRETT Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $65,251.70 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN-NIKOLOFF, JILL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,251.53 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, TRACY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,251.50 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFERRAZZA, VINCENT Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,250.63 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUR, NOAH Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $65,250.31 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUCA, MICHELLE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $65,249.83 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, TARA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,249.45 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, KELLY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,249.18 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, GERALD Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $65,249.00 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, TINA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $65,248.83 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MATTHEW D Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $65,248.77 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANDREW M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $65,248.40 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, JOHN P Employer name City of Rome Amount $65,247.52 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASHBY, RONALD G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,247.51 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PHILIP A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $65,247.10 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, ANDREA G Employer name Town of Berne Amount $65,247.03 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, EDWARD J, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,246.91 Date 12/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, MARIA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,246.86 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JOHN F, JR Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $65,246.46 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAHOS, DAWN M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $65,245.46 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROZ, KAREN J Employer name Wayne County Amount $65,245.39 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WESLEY P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $65,245.38 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLONE, CHAD T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $65,244.96 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, STACEY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $65,244.83 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, JAMES J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $65,244.15 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHAMITA L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $65,243.77 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, ROBERT S Employer name Steuben County Amount $65,243.73 Date 04/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, NANCY Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $65,243.66 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, BENJAMIN K Employer name City of Cortland Amount $65,243.32 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMCHUK, ALEKSANDR V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,242.98 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, JEREMIAH J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $65,242.67 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDIOLAZA, JUAN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $65,242.66 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LOUIS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,242.43 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVANEY, JAMES P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $65,242.20 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDNER, ROSEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,242.14 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $65,241.39 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, CAREY A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,240.92 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYAL, CATHERINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $65,240.91 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, KEVIN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,240.89 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ELSA S Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $65,240.80 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,240.44 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SHARI L Employer name Erie County Amount $65,240.22 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDELL, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $65,239.98 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, JENISE A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $65,239.94 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KELLEY M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $65,239.76 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, CHRISTINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $65,239.59 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIFORD, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $65,239.48 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIADZIO, IRENE P Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,239.18 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, HEIDI Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,239.14 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, MARCELLE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $65,239.10 Date 07/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System