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 SOLDATO, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,238.77 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, ASTRID E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,238.44 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, DAVID L Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $65,237.92 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUK, ANDREW Employer name Delaware County Amount $65,237.75 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JANE R Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $65,237.49 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARDI, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, STEPHANIE H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, FRANKLIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, URSULA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMA, KRISTIN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, POLLY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,237.40 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOON, WAYNE C Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $65,237.25 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, TERRY S Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $65,237.10 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUERMANN, LISA A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $65,237.05 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, JOSHUA K Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $65,236.89 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBETTO, ANTHONY P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $65,236.30 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, EDWARD P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,236.25 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCK, CHRISTY E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $65,235.94 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $65,235.18 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,235.13 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISHMAN, JENNIFER V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $65,235.06 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAVON V Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $65,235.06 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARCZYK, KAITLYN M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $65,235.04 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, VICKI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $65,235.03 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,234.82 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETZEL, JEANNINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,234.56 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRONE, JAMES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,234.43 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, SUSAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,233.91 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASKI, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,233.91 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGINO, JOSEPH F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,233.22 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Tioga County Amount $65,233.22 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, MIGUEL Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $65,233.10 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTON, JAMES M Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $65,232.95 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, EILEEN Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $65,232.05 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TERRY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $65,232.04 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDA, LAURIE L Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $65,231.66 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITI, CHRISTA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $65,231.58 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, SANDRA JEAN Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $65,231.40 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSA, DONNA B Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,231.22 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, BRIAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,231.09 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAGHAN, KATHLEEN C Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $65,230.87 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHROW, KRISTEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,230.57 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYLE, DONALD W Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $65,230.51 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,229.57 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARREN, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $65,229.38 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, MARY N Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $65,229.32 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAN, WEI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,228.94 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRITSCHLER, LORRAINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,228.93 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Utica Amount $65,228.34 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKELIC, SHERRI A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,227.75 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, GARLAND L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $65,227.50 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKOFSKI, STEVEN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,227.29 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, DANIEL E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,226.98 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ANTHONY J Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $65,226.93 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACUZZI, JUSTIN S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $65,226.76 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAMES M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $65,226.73 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, LYLE T Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $65,226.69 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGLI-ANGELI, PETER Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $65,225.91 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, GLENN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,225.50 Date 11/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, CAROL Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,225.39 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATUANG, REBECCA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $65,224.91 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, GARY F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $65,224.91 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIOVANNI, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $65,224.77 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAO, YEN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,224.59 Date 12/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEHOLTS, JOHN D, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $65,224.30 Date 06/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERARD, JAMES F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,224.04 Date 06/25/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MONIER, MARVIN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,223.53 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCH, RUSSELL C Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $65,223.16 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELENO, ELIZABETH L Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,222.97 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILTON, LESLIE T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $65,222.78 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMBELE, JANE P Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $65,222.47 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMLY, MARIA H Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $65,222.23 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNAW, ARTHUR E, III Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $65,221.65 Date 02/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL G Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $65,221.62 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, PATRICIA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $65,221.60 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLIN, JAMES R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,221.59 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, DIANE Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $65,221.52 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, KRISTEN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,221.38 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTNOY, MARIA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,221.33 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI, JAMES Employer name Wayne County Amount $65,221.33 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, DONALD J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $65,221.29 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALICH, IRENE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,221.26 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELORENZO, KRISTINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $65,221.01 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFANBURG, MARK W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,220.87 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER FEANE, ROBIN L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,220.81 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDEL, SUSAN M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $65,220.72 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOSEPH P Employer name Erie County Amount $65,220.49 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, STEPHEN A, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,220.21 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTSON, MAXIME W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $65,219.87 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WENDY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,219.76 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,219.70 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENACE, MARION E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,219.61 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DANIELLE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,219.32 Date 09/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, STEVEN R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $65,218.83 Date 11/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ZETA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,218.72 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, MALISSA MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,218.59 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System