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 ALTOMER, CHERIE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $64,370.56 Date 03/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, SYLVESTER F, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $64,370.35 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HARRY F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $64,370.28 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MELISSA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $64,369.97 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANNE, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,369.82 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BRINE, CHERYL A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $64,369.80 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, ERIC L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,369.56 Date 07/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, LORNA E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,369.39 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILOFF, MARY E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $64,369.17 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, RENE A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $64,368.98 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEFORD, LORI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,368.79 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGINS, BRANDAN G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,368.25 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALOGA, FRANK J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $64,368.25 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKINSHIP, ARLENE N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,367.89 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, JEFFREY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $64,367.32 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY G Employer name Erie County Amount $64,366.70 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,366.48 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGO, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Albany Amount $64,366.01 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRYAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $64,365.51 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS-SIMPSON, BARBARA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,365.12 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TRAGLIA, JOHN P Employer name City of Utica Amount $64,364.55 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYREE, CHRISTINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $64,364.33 Date 10/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Steuben County Amount $64,363.90 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, NAVEED Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $64,363.68 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, TRACY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,363.67 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, PETER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,363.52 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLOSKI, STEPHANIE O Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $64,363.50 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBIS, LISA Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $64,363.32 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHERYL D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,363.25 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, NATHANIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,363.12 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GERALD E, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,363.00 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, MERNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,362.87 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, DAVID B, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,362.54 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, STEPHEN A Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $64,362.47 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, NATASHA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,361.70 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, LISA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,361.70 Date 07/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABANO, KENNETH M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,361.65 Date 05/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, JACQUELINE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,361.50 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ROBERT W Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $64,361.45 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, STEVEN K Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $64,360.91 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISENZAHL, WILLIAM A Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $64,360.84 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, PATRICIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.66 Date 11/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHER, CECILIA F Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.65 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFFENETTI, LISA A Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.64 Date 03/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, SHERYL L Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.63 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, LISA M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.63 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHLINGER, WALTER Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.62 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, VIRGINIA M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.59 Date 06/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, JOHN M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,360.59 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHEIMER, JODY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $64,360.41 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GISSI, CHRISTINE I Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $64,360.16 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, JESSICA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,359.96 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, CHRISTINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,359.95 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KERI D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,359.89 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKELVEY, AMY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,359.71 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, WILLY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,359.69 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLOUX, NICOLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,359.46 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVOISIER, MARIE G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,359.32 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, MARLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,358.97 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKRIDGE, KENNETH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,358.82 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, KELLEE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,358.73 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIERA, RANDALL J Employer name Ontario County Amount $64,358.51 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATANGUIHAN, VILMA IBARRA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $64,358.47 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZEI-RHODES, BEATRICE Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $64,358.44 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JESUS Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,358.21 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, PATRICIA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $64,357.85 Date 02/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGILVIE, WAYNE A Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $64,357.05 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAMELA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $64,356.69 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASS, RICHARD C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $64,356.38 Date 07/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONG, KIMBERLY W Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,356.33 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SCOTT C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $64,356.29 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILINSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $64,356.00 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, NICHOLAS P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,355.95 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYSZYN, EUGENE Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,355.94 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $64,355.84 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $64,355.77 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONEILLO, ROBERT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,355.48 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, WADE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,355.21 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLES, TARA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $64,354.95 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DERAK R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,354.95 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAISWAL, SUGANYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,354.95 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, TALIA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,354.95 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUPELT, KENNETH G, II Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,354.90 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, MANDY L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $64,354.54 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAKOUMIS, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $64,354.52 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCZENKO, EWA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $64,354.39 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGONE, BRENDA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,354.28 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, LUCYLIA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,353.63 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, CARL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,353.61 Date 08/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, DONTE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,353.38 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, LATOYA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,353.38 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,353.38 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ALEX D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,353.38 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLUWALIA, PINKU Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,353.38 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRUSHINA, NATALIE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,353.38 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZDOVA, OLGA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,353.38 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DONNA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,353.38 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOHIL, MITA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,353.38 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MATTHEW R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,353.38 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, SHARON M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,353.38 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System