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 HASSICK, JASON B Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $64,216.42 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYER, JASON E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $64,216.32 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURECK, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,216.30 Date 05/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLION, MARIE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,216.29 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SHERRY R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $64,215.78 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, PATRICIA A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $64,215.36 Date 08/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY, DONNA E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $64,215.14 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, SUSAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,215.05 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANADA, KERRI A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $64,215.01 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILON, CHRYSTAL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,214.67 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, HEATHER L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,214.19 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, ANNMARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,213.93 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISCALCHI, GIUSEPPE M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $64,213.81 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISHLER, CINDY L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $64,213.80 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BETHANY A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $64,213.25 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURKUS, KARL R, JR Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $64,213.24 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, LARRY C Employer name Cortland County Amount $64,213.15 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, ANGELO J Employer name Erie County Amount $64,213.14 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, KIMBERLY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,212.36 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTINE C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $64,212.21 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, MARK A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $64,212.12 Date 12/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SANDRA L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $64,211.92 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, DANIEL R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,211.68 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, CHANEE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,211.65 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $64,211.55 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONIGRO, LUCILLE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,211.52 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ESTHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,211.40 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIJA, ANDREW T Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $64,211.31 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORCIMIGLIA, JEREMY D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $64,210.44 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BARR, ANDREW S, JR Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $64,209.92 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTTENBERG, KYLE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,209.59 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROW, CARY C Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $64,209.35 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $64,209.30 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,209.23 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKI, JOHN T Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,209.19 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERBLIN, CAROL A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $64,209.17 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOOHAN, KAREN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,208.68 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, STEPHEN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,208.32 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, LISA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $64,208.30 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Albany County Amount $64,208.11 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, TARA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $64,208.06 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, DESIRAE Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,207.96 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, ERIC L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,207.73 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $64,207.38 Date 03/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ SANCHEZ, NESTOR Y Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $64,207.05 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNKRICH, JOHN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $64,206.85 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEY, MICHAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,206.76 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAS, EDWARD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,206.64 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONERTY, MARY J Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $64,206.46 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, MICHAEL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,206.38 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPALEO, ERIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,206.08 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURKOWSKI, PRESTON D Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,205.85 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGO, DINEEN M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $64,205.50 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLEY-SMITH, MARY S Employer name Education Department Amount $64,205.18 Date 01/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,205.17 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $64,205.06 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMAURICE, SCOTT J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,204.88 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADONIS-HAITLAND, AMANTA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $64,204.76 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROY A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,204.50 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, EDWARD J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,204.30 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, CHARLES P, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,204.23 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $64,203.97 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, BRENDAN P Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,203.65 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,203.22 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTUSO, CHRISTINE Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,203.16 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGUCHI, JOY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,202.69 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESINGER, MAXWELL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,202.50 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAZAK, KATHERINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,202.45 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DARLENE A Employer name Erie County Amount $64,202.25 Date 07/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MIRANDA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,201.51 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALE, EVELYN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,200.99 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERLE, LISA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $64,200.96 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CARL R, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,200.60 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $64,200.34 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ANN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $64,200.31 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, PATRICK T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,200.29 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGREN, MARIANNE E Employer name Rensselaer Housing Authority Amount $64,200.00 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIATTE, SALVATORE Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $64,199.96 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYSZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,199.95 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAR, JOEL R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $64,199.79 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, EDWARD J Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $64,199.26 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NATALIE R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $64,199.11 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, THOMAS D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,198.87 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, DANIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,198.81 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELZER, FRANCINE B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,198.77 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZA, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $64,198.65 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORR, EILEEN Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $64,198.54 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MAUREEN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,198.39 Date 01/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDGE, SCOTT M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,198.01 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, BRIAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,197.26 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, PAMELA D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,197.17 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MICHAEL Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $64,196.98 Date 10/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENE J Employer name Orange County Amount $64,196.43 Date 01/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, JERRY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $64,196.35 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POODRY, ABBY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,196.19 Date 04/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFEO, CYNTHIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,196.13 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $64,195.88 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, CYNTHIA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,195.30 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JONATHON D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,195.10 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, AUGUST M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $64,195.00 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System