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 MICHALENOK, KERIN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,098.24 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, MONICA C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,098.16 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, AMY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,097.62 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,097.38 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARADIN, ELIZABETH Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $64,096.97 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, EURIPIDES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,096.84 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASCO, ALFREDO Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $64,096.79 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SCOT J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $64,096.59 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHARLES W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,096.40 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMUCCI, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,096.27 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, CLAIRE K Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $64,096.23 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JOSHUA P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,096.14 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYACK, NICHOLAS P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,095.92 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, LUIS E Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,095.64 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CATHERINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,095.54 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUAN H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,095.44 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PIETRO, PAULA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $64,095.20 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $64,094.96 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVARO, PAUL Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,094.94 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, HECTOR L Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $64,094.09 Date 03/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, JOSEPH R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,092.96 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLE, JAMES K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,092.92 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMIK, SUSAN E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $64,092.47 Date 11/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DEBORAH L Employer name Orange County Amount $64,092.13 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELASKAS, KATIE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,092.09 Date 07/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, WILLIAM F, III Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,091.98 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLA, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,091.82 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTIERO, MATTHEW P Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $64,091.38 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LAQUASIA K Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,091.34 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRASSON, SARA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,091.25 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $64,091.23 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GENY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $64,090.75 Date 01/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, PATRICIA L Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $64,090.54 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, RAYMOND L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $64,090.24 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTINO, MARY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $64,090.14 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LEON C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,089.74 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,089.47 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JOHNNY L Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $64,089.28 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ROSEMARY T Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $64,089.17 Date 09/01/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERSE, JOEL R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,088.64 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LAWRENCE K Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,088.64 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATRE, RALPH Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $64,088.50 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLACK, JONATHAN L Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $64,088.46 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRIAN C Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $64,088.42 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, MARK L Employer name City of Olean Amount $64,088.01 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.FLEUR, LAURA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,088.00 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $64,088.00 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RYAN M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $64,087.49 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDRY, MAURICE, JR Employer name Jefferson County Amount $64,087.10 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAK, PETER D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,086.99 Date 05/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, KEITH R Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,086.84 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MICAH J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $64,086.43 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, EARL Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $64,086.27 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBACI, LINDA A Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $64,086.25 Date 04/12/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZENGA, DAVID A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,086.19 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, JAMI A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,086.10 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATROS, ANDREW T Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $64,086.02 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARA, ANNETTE M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $64,085.67 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBRILLET, MARCOS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,085.67 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, JUDITH M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,085.66 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $64,085.28 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, PATRICK J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,085.16 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZUBA, RONALD R, JR Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $64,085.10 Date 08/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, MARTIN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,084.91 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERIC D Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $64,084.64 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,084.62 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAYS, ANDREA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $64,084.50 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRES, KARL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,084.05 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, ADAM B Employer name Albany County Amount $64,083.70 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNTING, ELIZABETH M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $64,083.70 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIATU, NICOLE P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $64,083.31 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, SAVANNAH L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $64,083.16 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, KATHERINE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,082.40 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREUT, STEVEN D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,082.40 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ANDREW R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $64,082.21 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLENTINO, PEDRO R Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $64,082.02 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHUGH, STEPHANIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,081.76 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGTS, KARL H, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $64,081.48 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, STEVEN T Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $64,081.06 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINHEIRO, JAMES M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,081.00 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STEVEN D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,080.68 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRIANNA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,080.52 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, JAIME E Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $64,080.29 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,080.15 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILUTOWSKI, MARJORIE A G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $64,079.98 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, ATHITYA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $64,079.71 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $64,079.50 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENZI, VINCENT A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,079.46 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, MAUREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,079.19 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIY, SOFIYA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,078.53 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KIRA L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $64,078.49 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, KIM M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,078.35 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALT, RONALD A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $64,078.27 Date 05/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RENEE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $64,078.26 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLKS, JAQUAN D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,078.09 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $64,078.06 Date 11/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSCHILD, WILLIAM L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $64,077.82 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JUSTIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,077.74 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, DENNIS J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $64,077.10 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, BENITA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,077.01 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System