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 FRANCO, PABLO, JR Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $64,289.64 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SANDRA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,289.54 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANNE MARIE C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,288.79 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, KEVIN F Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $64,288.65 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERE, BROOKE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,288.20 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POAT, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,287.68 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ALBA Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,287.55 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOMINO, OVENNY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,287.34 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LEE G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $64,286.85 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLA, LAURA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,286.77 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, LESLIE K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $64,286.59 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERSPOON, DORETHA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,286.51 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,286.18 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PATRICK J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,285.88 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, REBECCA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,285.53 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, MARK A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,285.23 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JOAN C Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $64,284.73 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KATHERINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $64,284.41 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSELTON, ERIC L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $64,284.36 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LALOR, CLEMENT M Employer name Greene County Amount $64,284.05 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,283.82 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERNARDO, DEBORAH E Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $64,283.43 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, WILLIAM D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,283.01 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ARLENE R Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $64,282.40 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETSINGER CALLENDER, TRACY K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $64,282.16 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, NICOLE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $64,281.60 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYELL, ARLEEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $64,281.01 Date 03/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCTEUR, JAMES D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $64,280.98 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, DIANA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,280.73 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $64,280.65 Date 08/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENERY, ADAM G Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $64,280.56 Date 03/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMENGUAL, DONNA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,280.22 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MICHELE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $64,279.91 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLOTUKHIN, ALEKSANDR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,279.74 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Erie County Amount $64,279.19 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, SHARON K Employer name Erie County Amount $64,279.12 Date 05/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, RICHARD E Employer name Erie County Amount $64,279.11 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, DONALD C Employer name Erie County Amount $64,279.10 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLI, ROGER L Employer name Erie County Amount $64,279.07 Date 08/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMER, THOMAS H Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $64,278.61 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALISA I Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $64,278.50 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, LORRAINE Employer name Erie County Amount $64,278.47 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYER, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $64,278.46 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURPURA, JUSTIN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $64,278.18 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORINTZ, MARISSA M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $64,277.93 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILANTE, SHEILA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $64,277.37 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISICARO, JOHN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,277.21 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, BERNADETTE G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,276.97 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, JOSEPH D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $64,276.64 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, RAPHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $64,276.61 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, YINGHONG Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,276.16 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFEO, NANCY A Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,276.08 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, JULIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,276.05 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MONICA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,275.99 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DENNIS M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,275.77 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SHEILA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,275.07 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHESON, KELLI-ANNE A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $64,274.89 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, IRMA Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,274.82 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYE, THORIN A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $64,274.67 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, AUREA Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $64,274.55 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,274.01 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMONA, GUSTAVO P Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,273.89 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVONICK, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,273.70 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILIERO, JASON M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,273.59 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,273.30 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $64,273.24 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAY, MICHAEL D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $64,273.21 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, DEBRA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $64,273.20 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLMORE, CARRETTA N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,272.93 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINES, LATOYA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,272.77 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, KEVIN J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $64,272.42 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIRSKI, JAMES W Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $64,271.92 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINES, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $64,271.89 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, NANCY J Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $64,271.60 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $64,270.29 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLMAN, ERIC J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $64,270.15 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOS SANTOS, RENSON Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,269.51 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETLER, SHARON A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $64,268.99 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTARELLA, TORY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,268.84 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORWAN, JAMES M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,268.21 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WILLIAM C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $64,267.85 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIBAJA, ANGELY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,267.80 Date 10/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,267.56 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CARTHY, DAVID K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,267.47 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGESSER, SUSAN Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,267.09 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, CAROLINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,267.09 Date 07/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHURA, MICHAEL P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $64,266.85 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CHAD D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,266.47 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKIN, DENA M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $64,266.40 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURYN, TODD E Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $64,266.36 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, DONALD Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $64,265.67 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATES, DARIUS R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $64,264.87 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, PATRICIA E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $64,264.47 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SCOTT D Employer name Erie County Amount $64,264.46 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, MARK R Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $64,264.14 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUBACH, ELIZABETH O Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $64,263.79 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, SHARON Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,263.48 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVINS, KATHRYN F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $64,263.27 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOYTACH, KRISTEN O Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $64,263.20 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-THOMPSON, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,263.18 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System