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 HEISER, PAUL F Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $65,109.57 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, FRANCESCA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $65,109.24 Date 02/10/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,109.16 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOCCIA, JOHN E Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $65,108.90 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, REBECCA M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $65,108.81 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DOREL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,108.81 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSOON, EILEEN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,108.16 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBOLD, KATE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,107.82 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMITINO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $65,107.67 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOSEPH D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,107.57 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, STOREY S Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $65,107.50 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, THERESA E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,107.46 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, DEAN D Employer name Village of Walden Amount $65,107.36 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, PATRICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $65,107.34 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, CARL B, JR Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $65,107.32 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANITA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $65,107.23 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGONE, ANGELA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $65,107.19 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANBERG, SCOTT H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $65,107.05 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICURSI, LORI A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $65,106.80 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHR, LESHA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,106.79 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPINOWSKI, MELISSA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $65,106.79 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, YUMEI Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $65,106.74 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, WILLIAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $65,106.48 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SARA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,106.44 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARTEN, JONATHAN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $65,106.21 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRET, VINCENT T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $65,106.02 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILIPO, FRANK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $65,105.77 Date 12/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIA, JESSICA L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $65,105.51 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILIO, VINCENT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,104.96 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VINCENZO, ADAM M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $65,104.84 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARRIE, ERIN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $65,104.30 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC O Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $65,104.00 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUZZI, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $65,104.00 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, ELLEN JEANNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $65,104.00 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,103.76 Date 11/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SCOTT A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $65,103.30 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAKA, JOLI D Employer name City of Albany Amount $65,102.86 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORD, JASON D Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $65,102.80 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUSSA, ROY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $65,102.51 Date 03/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, AURORA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $65,102.50 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLGAN, DAVID A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,102.10 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, TERRY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,101.92 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, PATRICK A, JR Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $65,101.90 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NELVIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,101.85 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SISTO, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $65,101.48 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, ALFREDO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $65,101.28 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, CAROL J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,101.22 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, BARRY Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $65,100.42 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KEVIN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $65,100.33 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, NOREEN E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $65,100.32 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, CINDY J Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $65,100.29 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $65,100.10 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIO-FORSTER, ARACELI Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,100.06 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, SHANNON A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $65,099.86 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOSHUA W Employer name City of Cortland Amount $65,099.79 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILLERA, PAUL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,099.58 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, DENISE M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $65,098.54 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,098.41 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, ANDY Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $65,098.20 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEBEY, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $65,098.17 Date 08/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GEORGE, MADELINE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $65,097.77 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, BARBARA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $65,097.71 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, MARIAN C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $65,097.71 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, DESIREE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,097.60 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTHERWAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $65,097.53 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFMAN, ROBERT W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $65,097.27 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETTER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,097.20 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERY, MICHAEL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,097.13 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, BRAD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,097.06 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, JARRETT L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,096.99 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JENNIFER M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $65,096.97 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JULIE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,096.61 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAPORTE, GAIL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,096.61 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, DANNING Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $65,096.57 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, NANCY L Employer name Potsdam Housing Authority Amount $65,096.54 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,096.49 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABILE, MARIANNE B Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $65,096.40 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, GEORGE T, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $65,096.07 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ANDRE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $65,095.99 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, PING Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,095.71 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ROSEANNE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $65,095.67 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOCEOUR, BONNIE S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,095.65 Date 07/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISAFI, DOMINIQUE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,094.82 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MINI Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $65,093.81 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA-BOLANOS, ALBA S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,093.60 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, ELFREDA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,093.36 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBSTARCZYK, VALERIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,092.75 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRODZIEJ, LAURIE Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,092.62 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOSEPH M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $65,092.48 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, BRENDA J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $65,092.34 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTY, WILLIAM J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $65,091.90 Date 10/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, DARRELL A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $65,091.89 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KAREN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,091.87 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, RAE-LYN F Employer name Town of Malta Amount $65,091.64 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KENYA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $65,091.34 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNIN, CHERYL S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $65,091.17 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, JOHN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $65,090.78 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, NOLAN J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $65,090.74 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, KYLE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,090.73 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, JASON F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,090.59 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System