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 FITZPATRICK, WILLIAM E Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $63,976.57 Date 09/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, SUZANNE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,976.02 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATU, MARIO R, JR Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $63,976.01 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $63,975.83 Date 10/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIASCHETTI, LAURA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,975.41 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KENNETH J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,975.34 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, SUSAN MARIE Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $63,975.28 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MELODY A Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $63,975.28 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDELL, BENJAMIN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $63,975.15 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUAWAD, SALEH K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,974.82 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOMB, CHELSEA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,974.72 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,974.56 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, JOHN A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $63,974.50 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNING, TINA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $63,974.41 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,974.30 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MONICA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,974.29 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, ADRIAN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $63,974.14 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANGUZZI, LAURIE A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $63,974.14 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, BERNADETTE T Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $63,973.73 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, ROBERT Employer name Town of Chester Amount $63,973.66 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERROHN L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,973.16 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, JUSTIN M Employer name Broome County Amount $63,973.09 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODISCO, CHERRI A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $63,973.00 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, MAXINE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,972.92 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFTER, MARY K Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $63,972.92 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SCOTT D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $63,972.91 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $63,972.87 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CLIFTON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $63,972.70 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, JEANNINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,972.63 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, SELINDA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,972.56 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACQUADIO, ANTHONY Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $63,972.52 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADOR, SAMUEL Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $63,972.47 Date 07/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CATHERINE A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $63,972.47 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, JAY Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,972.33 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIORGIO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,971.94 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICOZZI, MARK C Employer name City of Rome Amount $63,971.87 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CADE, MELISSA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $63,971.86 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER CLUTE, SHARON M Employer name Orange County Amount $63,971.37 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIN, CANDICE H Employer name Orange County Amount $63,971.36 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, DEBRA J Employer name Orange County Amount $63,971.32 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN-BROWN, NICOLE I Employer name Orange County Amount $63,971.31 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANESE, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $63,970.81 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONG, THERESA ANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,970.34 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PETER W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,969.56 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFANGER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,969.52 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, PHILIP E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $63,969.40 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RICHARD R Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $63,969.24 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TANYA L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $63,969.20 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNE, LYNN M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $63,969.19 Date 02/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CONSTANTINE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,969.00 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLETTE, DREW A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,968.84 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, KRISTIN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $63,968.47 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARIA M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $63,968.38 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKENSDORFER, JOHN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,968.35 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNETTO, MARY K Employer name City of Troy Amount $63,968.33 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, TREVOR L Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $63,968.26 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPAIN, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Troy Amount $63,968.08 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERLING, STEFAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,967.98 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,967.91 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, JORDAN C Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $63,967.87 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAS, JEAN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,967.79 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEECH, MAYELL I Employer name Broome County Amount $63,967.73 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, DONALD C Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,967.73 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANDREW J, II Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $63,967.61 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JOHN C Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $63,967.45 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KRISTY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,966.94 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KYLE D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $63,966.70 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, ERMELINDA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $63,966.62 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREPPEL, DEBBIE LEE F Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,966.33 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, GAIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,965.86 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDYKA, NICHOLAS F Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $63,965.64 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, CYRIL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,965.55 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, EDWIN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,965.19 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZER, JAMES W, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,965.15 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KAREN T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $63,964.96 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONTERA, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $63,964.40 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTRI, SALVATORE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $63,964.18 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, OKSANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,964.06 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, LINDA L Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $63,964.01 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, KRISTOPHER L Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,963.77 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, JOHN O, JR Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $63,963.74 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROLIO, LAURA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $63,963.71 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Watertown Amount $63,963.34 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EASLEY, KANAYO D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $63,963.20 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CAROL L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,963.16 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIANI, JONATHAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $63,962.88 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIZEE, NATASHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,962.87 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATORE, DANIEL H Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $63,962.83 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLARDITO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $63,962.18 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, FRANK Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $63,961.92 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, BARRY V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,961.60 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, BRENDA A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,961.34 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DOUGLAS J Employer name City of Albany Amount $63,961.13 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHANNON, PAUL Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $63,960.84 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANARO, GARY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,960.19 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KRISTINE P Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $63,959.91 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ANNE E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $63,959.38 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, DAVID C Employer name Albany County Amount $63,959.31 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DELOO, JOHN W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $63,959.22 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, AMANDA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,959.22 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System