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 CEPEDA, CHRISTOBAL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,076.84 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHSAN, KHALID Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $64,076.72 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, BRIAN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,076.69 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ALSON M, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,075.96 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOELE, BONNIE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,075.96 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, LISA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,075.96 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, AMY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,075.96 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JUDITH A Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,075.96 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VORIS, JOHN T Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,075.96 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, KATHRYN G Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,075.96 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUTWURST, PAUL R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,075.96 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, CHERYL T Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $64,075.96 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAU, TRACY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,075.96 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $64,075.95 Date 08/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHRMANN, MARY ANN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $64,075.90 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JOYCE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $64,075.80 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CAULL, JOHN R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,075.72 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL-WEEKS, ERNEST E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,075.62 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDELL, WILLIAM Employer name Chemung County Amount $64,075.29 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMENY, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,075.14 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, KRISTEN J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $64,074.40 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPO, RICHARD M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $64,074.23 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOY, JOANNE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $64,074.22 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KEVIN I Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $64,073.82 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, ROBIN L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $64,073.48 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLY, RYAN P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,073.16 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNARCZYK, GEORGE J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $64,073.02 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIGENNA, JULIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,072.88 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, CHRISTINE E Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $64,072.82 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIO, MICHAEL A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $64,072.77 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETTE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,071.84 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, EDWARD A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $64,071.40 Date 05/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTINE, DANIEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,071.40 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDALTY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $64,070.82 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALYEA, WESLEY D Employer name Allegany County Amount $64,070.60 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $64,069.27 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFELD, PAUL M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,069.17 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, ENRIQUE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $64,069.00 Date 12/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ANTHONY H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,068.92 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MARY B Employer name Orange County Amount $64,068.63 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER, KHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,068.16 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINI, JAMES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,068.16 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LILLIAN P A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,068.09 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,067.57 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TANISHA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,067.37 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASULO, ELIDA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,067.14 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINGER, JOSEPH Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,067.13 Date 05/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,067.09 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, BERNARD K Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,066.86 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENOVA, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,066.61 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, BRIAN P Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $64,066.29 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, KEVIN P Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $64,066.08 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLNACKI, JENNIFER A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $64,065.61 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, NINO Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $64,065.05 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATE, CAROLYN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $64,064.65 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, SHAMAILA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,064.60 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,064.54 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, JUAN Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $64,064.51 Date 01/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWELSKY, DONNA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $64,063.88 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, CHARLES J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $64,063.84 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, NESTOR J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,063.75 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $64,063.71 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIELLO, JUNE Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $64,062.69 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBENIAK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $64,061.17 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $64,060.73 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, WILLIAM Employer name Erie County Amount $64,060.70 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DENISE J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $64,060.61 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOIS, LISA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,060.36 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUTTER, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $64,060.11 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JULISKI, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,060.10 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, FRANCIS S Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,059.75 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, PAMELA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $64,059.50 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDLER, LAWRENCE C Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $64,059.48 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBEL, SHIRLEY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,059.10 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KEITH S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,058.82 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKUNDA, LUKE N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,058.76 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONTEMPI, PETER J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $64,058.32 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, EDWARD P, SR Employer name Columbia County Amount $64,058.28 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPFEL, JANICE M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,057.91 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLETTI, JOSE J Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $64,057.73 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU, MARY JANE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $64,057.29 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOHN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $64,057.24 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO, JULIANNA C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $64,057.22 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, YVONNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,056.81 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRMAN, LARRY A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $64,056.75 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,056.72 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU-CLEMENT, JOANNE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,056.46 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DAVID J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $64,056.36 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, SHERRY R Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,056.29 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, JOSHUA J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $64,055.75 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, ALLISON K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,055.59 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, JOSEPH W Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $64,055.12 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, SUZANNE V Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,055.05 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,055.05 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, GAYLE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,054.33 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGENHAGEN, WILLIAM G Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,054.31 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, THOMAS F Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $64,054.16 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KENNETH D Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,053.54 Date 09/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLA, PAUL G Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,053.47 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, SHENGHU Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,053.37 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System