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 LEON, CARLOS R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,025.90 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MICHAEL P Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $65,025.66 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZON, MICHAEL A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $65,025.11 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, KERRY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,024.81 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, KEITH S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $65,024.68 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, JENNIFER Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $65,024.57 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY-COMFORT, BRENDON T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,024.47 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, VINCENT A Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $65,024.44 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WENDY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,023.62 Date 11/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WILLIAM C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $65,023.59 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFINCHIO, MARY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,023.56 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRER, KEITH R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $65,023.28 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KERRY C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $65,023.13 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODLE, DAVID E Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $65,023.06 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY-PETERSON, LATEA S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $65,022.76 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEGIO, STEVEN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,022.67 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINT-HENRY, SHARON A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,022.38 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMENTO, MARGARET A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,022.04 Date 11/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMERMAN, MARIA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,022.04 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINE, EDWARD C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $65,022.04 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, JILL M Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,021.78 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARRINGTON, ROGER CARL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $65,021.19 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESHADRI, SRIRANGARAM S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $65,020.54 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNLEY, GODWIN T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $65,020.35 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DENISE B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $65,020.13 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $65,019.02 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAURA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $65,018.91 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IERONIMO, LENNY Employer name Education Department Amount $65,018.31 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, JOHN M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $65,018.25 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, MARGARET R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,018.24 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, ZACHARY I Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $65,018.11 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, AISHA C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,017.98 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $65,017.85 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEONGBAE, LUCINDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $65,017.52 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRUCE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,017.46 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, HERWIG Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $65,017.40 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCK, JUDITH A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $65,016.85 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRMSE, GERALDINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,016.80 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JAMES Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $65,016.78 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELL, DANIELLE M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $65,016.12 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMINSKY, THERESA A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $65,015.91 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPPANEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $65,015.58 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCH, RALPH A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $65,015.50 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALE, GALE A Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $65,015.08 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURIOSI, RICHARD Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $65,014.08 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMIERI, CHRISTINA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $65,013.97 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHAGIAS, DIMITRIOS Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $65,013.77 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBRES, DALYS Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,013.53 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADER, GAIL M Employer name Columbia County Amount $65,013.27 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ENA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $65,013.19 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, EVELYN Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $65,012.58 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, PATRICK F Employer name Town of Holland Amount $65,012.22 Date 06/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOSEPH W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $65,011.93 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CAROLINE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $65,011.91 Date 03/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNITSKI, STEPAN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $65,011.87 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $65,011.57 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JORDAN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,011.41 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCHOSKI, STEPHANIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $65,011.19 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, MING Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,011.10 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $65,010.70 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JASON W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $65,010.64 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, BARBARA G Employer name Albany County Amount $65,010.59 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, DILLON Employer name Orange County Amount $65,010.30 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FRANK J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,010.08 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Lockport Amount $65,009.50 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, JULIOUS E, SR Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $65,009.17 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEESE, KELLY C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,008.99 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETTER, DOUGLAS G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,008.99 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALLA, TAMMY L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,008.99 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FREDIK E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $65,008.91 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KARL C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $65,008.36 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROPILLO, ERROL M Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,008.34 Date 09/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ESTHER J Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $65,008.32 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROZYK, JEFFREY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $65,008.03 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLINGER, ANTHONY R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $65,007.88 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCET, PHILIPPE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,007.41 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, J COLIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,007.38 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIBEL, ERIK J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $65,007.20 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, PAMELA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $65,007.06 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, CHRISTINE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $65,006.96 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTLER, DEANNA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $65,006.63 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROGER T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,006.17 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIA, ROSEMARIE S Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,006.16 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOFF, JEFFREY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,006.13 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATHRYN S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,006.12 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, BRETT J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,005.80 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLE, DAVID Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $65,005.50 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMMARTANO, JENNIFER M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $65,005.31 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, JOSEPH M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,005.27 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, REMY, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $65,004.93 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASS, DENISE L Employer name Erie County Amount $65,004.82 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBURTH, GAIL A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $65,004.70 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, JAMES H Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $65,003.83 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, PATRICK W Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,003.77 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYED, UMME-FARZANA Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,003.77 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, JENNIFER J Employer name Education Department Amount $65,003.77 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHERYL C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $65,003.77 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAND, RUSSELL A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $65,003.48 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AVERY, PAUL N Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $65,003.28 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAK, JARRAD M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $65,002.66 Date 07/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System