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 ALEXANDER, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $64,552.50 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, SUZETTE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,552.25 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, THOMAS E Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $64,552.06 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, DENNIS S Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $64,551.77 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZDRAJSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,551.64 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILTY, RYAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,551.56 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, JAMES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,551.53 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KEVIN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,551.47 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDER, RICHARD M, II Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $64,551.35 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKELLARIDIS, MARIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,550.66 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CARLA J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $64,550.66 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, DYLAN R Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $64,550.40 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEZZUTO, ANTHONY T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $64,550.05 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, MATTHEW E Employer name Albany County Amount $64,549.52 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, LAURA K Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $64,549.13 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, ANNE B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,549.03 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTONE, ANTHONY Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $64,549.02 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $64,549.00 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSEKENIS, GUS P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,548.66 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, GARY R Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $64,548.36 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC J Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $64,547.68 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODRICK, JAMES F Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $64,547.65 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, JASON K Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,547.35 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESAPANE, DONNA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $64,546.69 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, KEITH D, III Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,546.59 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANGELA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,546.49 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUNBIADE, SEGUN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,546.48 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONECAMPBELL, PAMELA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,546.38 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBA, VINCENT J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $64,545.55 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUJOLS, YVETTE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $64,545.25 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, LISA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,544.59 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOGGETTE, JOHN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $64,544.45 Date 11/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, ANN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,544.31 Date 11/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSULLIVAN, PATRICK J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,544.11 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, COLLEEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,543.70 Date 06/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, JIMMY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $64,543.59 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, BRIAN T Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,543.36 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, EMMA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,543.16 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATTENBERGER, DUANE A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $64,542.77 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEO, SHARON L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,542.55 Date 10/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,542.15 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, RYAN H D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $64,542.12 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BEVERLY L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $64,542.05 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, GILBERTO R Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $64,542.01 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCIO, BRYAN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $64,541.78 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPA, JOSEPH B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,541.78 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, LAURA E Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $64,541.35 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, MONIQUE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $64,540.89 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, JAN E Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $64,540.46 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZEN, MICHELE Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,540.21 Date 10/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, AUDREY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,540.21 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,540.21 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, VIRGINIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,540.21 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, LENORE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,540.21 Date 01/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NEZZO, PATRICIA M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $64,539.17 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENZA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,538.84 Date 03/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, HELENE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,538.68 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, GAYLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,538.32 Date 11/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, CATHLEEN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $64,537.90 Date 03/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER MOORE, LINDA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,537.80 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, BENTLEY Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $64,537.78 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLES, ERIN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,537.55 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSISTINAS, GREGORY A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $64,537.42 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, ROSIA L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,537.37 Date 12/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WILLIE L, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $64,537.35 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROBERT Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,536.81 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFLISCH, JAMES E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,536.60 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, DEREK R Employer name Erie County Amount $64,536.29 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTIE, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $64,535.60 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECOPIO, GREGORY P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,535.50 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INNIS, ANDREW R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $64,535.48 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, ZOE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,535.41 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DANA L Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $64,535.13 Date 07/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ESSO, JOHN B Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,535.08 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBERT, BRIAN J Employer name Wayne County Amount $64,534.88 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, JUSTIN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $64,534.81 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, NICOLE M Employer name Orange County Amount $64,534.75 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAR, JULIETTE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,534.51 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,534.41 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, WINSTON Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $64,534.16 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROFF, JANA H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $64,533.47 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, JOHN F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,533.21 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERICHS, STEVEN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,533.16 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBUEHI, JANE O Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $64,533.03 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, RUBEN D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $64,532.81 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELOTTI, TAMMY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,532.60 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGOSTA, MARC E Employer name Albany County Amount $64,532.47 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, DOROTHY Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $64,532.24 Date 03/13/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSANO, MARY Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $64,532.12 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, BRENDAN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $64,532.01 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, SUSIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,532.00 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KRISTEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,531.88 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMARDER, MICHELLE F Employer name Erie County Amount $64,531.18 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSI, FELIX Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $64,530.94 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JOAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $64,530.76 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTROW, REBECCA C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $64,530.60 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, AMES R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,530.02 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, NICOLETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,530.00 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULAGHEYEV, SADIG Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $64,529.92 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILES, TYLER T Employer name City of Oneida Amount $64,529.65 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System