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 NEWMAN, MARK A Employer name Town of Salina Amount $65,002.65 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAALMAN, JERILYN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,002.62 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, ANDREA K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $65,001.47 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $65,001.35 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEVER, JULIE R Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $65,001.29 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, DAVID L Employer name City of Beacon Amount $65,001.09 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, JAMES T Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $65,001.07 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RHEA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,001.03 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, LAWRENCE N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $65,000.34 Date 10/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARFFMANN, CHRISTIAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,000.27 Date 10/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ALEXIS Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $65,000.00 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGENIE, LESLIE R Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $65,000.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEE, TYRONE B Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $65,000.00 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLE, CARRIE J Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $65,000.00 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, EMILY R Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $65,000.00 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, WAAZYAH M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $65,000.00 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKIN, DANIEL R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,000.00 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMOLETTI, KARA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,000.00 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, JONATHAN E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,000.00 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALANSKY, ELLYN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $65,000.00 Date 09/06/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGHIOU, JOHN Employer name Plattekill Public Library Amount $65,000.00 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVAS, ELVIRA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,000.00 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, PAULETTE L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $65,000.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWSLEY, KENNETH J Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $65,000.00 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWODZINSKI, GARY M Employer name Village of Bergen Amount $65,000.00 Date 02/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENDER, JEAN A Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $65,000.00 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MERALIS M Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $65,000.00 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, GARY A Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $65,000.00 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRILLO, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,999.95 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KEVIN Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $64,999.60 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, KARLA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $64,999.59 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LORRIE A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $64,999.50 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, KRISTEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,999.40 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JOHN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,999.36 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ERIKA L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $64,999.00 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, MARY ANN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $64,998.93 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLIN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Tioga County Amount $64,998.42 Date 12/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKINS, JEFFREY P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $64,997.90 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAS, ERIK T Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $64,997.89 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERLE, SCOTT T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $64,997.81 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,997.59 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZARELLI, GRACE ANN L Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $64,997.53 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS, CINDY K Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $64,997.25 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLER, LORRAINE J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $64,997.25 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA-MC MANUS, ALICE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $64,997.21 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDERLEY, PAUL S Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $64,997.10 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSZUST, DARLENE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,996.99 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SYVANIOUS L, JR Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $64,996.93 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, PAUL D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,996.92 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTO, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,996.92 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATT, ANASUYA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,996.79 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ROBIN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,996.69 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZYK, JEREMIAH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,996.61 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOLA, RAYMOND, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $64,996.47 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJKOVSKI, JOHN Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,996.45 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, DENISE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,996.28 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, DEENA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,996.14 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, DIRJON J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,996.07 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JAMES M Employer name Town of West Bloomfield Amount $64,996.02 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, RICHARD J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $64,995.85 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUINI, JOSEPH Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $64,995.83 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEER, EMILY A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $64,995.76 Date 12/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, DEBORAH B Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $64,995.66 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASSO, HARRIET Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $64,995.66 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIO, ROMAN V Employer name Sullivan County Amount $64,995.49 Date 04/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JUAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,994.51 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BERTHA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $64,994.14 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, JOHN J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $64,993.93 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBECK, JACOB A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $64,993.03 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMITIS, JOSEPH S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $64,992.90 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPPAL, GURINDER K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,992.77 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, KELLEN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,992.76 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MATTHEW R Employer name Genesee County Amount $64,991.93 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASIEL, EDWARD Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $64,991.74 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STACY R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $64,991.60 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD-WASHINGTON, TOCCARA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,991.29 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUEHWIRTH, CHRISTINE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,990.92 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERLAGA, CAROL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $64,990.63 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADESELUKA, SAMUEL S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,990.35 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARGARITA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,990.30 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BRIAN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $64,989.63 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONSEN, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,989.15 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $64,988.95 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCY, MARY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,988.94 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS-AIME, GERARD, JR Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,988.62 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, RONNIE N Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $64,988.20 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWASNIEWSKI, JOHN S, III Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $64,987.57 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, SHAQUITA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,986.76 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKTEN, VERNON G, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $64,986.63 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHAUSER, MICHELE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,986.58 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTZ, DAVID A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,986.49 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINBERG, HOWARD M Employer name Town of Somers Amount $64,986.34 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, KAREN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,986.02 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $64,986.00 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONADONNA, JAMES C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $64,985.84 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTELA, MARK R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,985.62 Date 04/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, CHARLES W Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,985.43 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, KATHERINE E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $64,985.18 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINA, JASON Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $64,984.85 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVISIDE, KATHRYN J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $64,984.70 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System