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 CONNORS, PAUL M Employer name City of Troy Amount $63,843.80 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTLER, MICHELLE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $63,842.49 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGATA, GAIL L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $63,842.13 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSETTI, NICHOLAS P Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $63,841.82 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLEN, JEREMY S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $63,841.26 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, JORDAN M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $63,841.11 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JAMES P Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $63,840.69 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODONES, LOUISA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $63,840.25 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, WILLIAM J Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $63,839.97 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $63,839.79 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARLEAU, THOMAS L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $63,839.41 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCIO, TERESA R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $63,839.22 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES K Employer name Steuben County Amount $63,839.05 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, DORENA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $63,838.71 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPERLING, DOUGLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,838.69 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMMY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,838.46 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARK J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,837.65 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, BRIAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,837.56 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLON, RICARDO A Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $63,837.52 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGBY, CONNIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,837.51 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, DAVID S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,837.41 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURTNER, BRYAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,836.95 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, NELLIE MAE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,836.84 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, LINDA Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $63,836.81 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, MARJORIE J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,836.74 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COELLO, IVAN Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,836.74 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, CHERYL A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,836.74 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAN, JUDITH M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,836.74 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEROALO, KATHERINE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,836.74 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $63,836.74 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBROSKI, KARIN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,836.74 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEMA, DAVIES M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,836.74 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSY, MARGARET K Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $63,836.74 Date 01/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENESEY, JAMES B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $63,836.74 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCHLER, NANCY E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $63,836.74 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, JEFFREY D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $63,836.74 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, KALOWTIE N Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $63,836.74 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWAGNER, SHARON L Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $63,836.74 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, SHARON Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,836.74 Date 10/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVER, KATHY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,836.74 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, KEITH G Employer name Lake George Park Commission Amount $63,836.74 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOST, BETH A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $63,836.74 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROUX, MICHAEL E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,836.74 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDUSKY, LYNN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,836.74 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,836.74 Date 05/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,836.74 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATMAN, KELLY J Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $63,836.74 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, MARYELLEN Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $63,836.74 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRALL, DONNA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,836.74 Date 01/02/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, PAUL M Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $63,836.74 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW E Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $63,836.74 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, JEAN PEARL Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $63,836.74 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRALE, ROBERT E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,836.66 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWSKI, GARY P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,836.61 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, AMY B Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,836.51 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNNALLY, RODNEY B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,836.48 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMIC, ROBERT A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $63,836.32 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SCOTT R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $63,836.24 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETTE, KEITH Employer name City of Albany Amount $63,836.08 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, PAULA T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,836.07 Date 03/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLY, KATHLEEN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,835.92 Date 02/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADER, MICHELE D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $63,835.74 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, GREGORY J Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $63,835.68 Date 12/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JUDITH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,835.66 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, ELIZABETH VERONICA Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $63,835.61 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CAROL S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $63,835.46 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $63,835.40 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPETSKY, KAREN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $63,835.30 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAZESKI, DARIA M Employer name Town of Union Amount $63,835.16 Date 06/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANOY, ARNESTER Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $63,835.15 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,835.04 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNALLY, TINA LOUISE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,834.97 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKO, STEVEN P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,834.97 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPIELASKI, JOAN E Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $63,834.86 Date 10/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON-WILLIAMS, LAKEISHA Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,834.63 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKIEWICZ, PETER R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $63,834.41 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLASKI, EDWARD M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,833.93 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLES, MARY T Employer name Wayne County Amount $63,833.82 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSUMECI, MARY ANN Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $63,833.72 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $63,833.63 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, JAMES S Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $63,833.47 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCRAE, GERTRUDE B Employer name Allegany County Amount $63,833.09 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPERATA, JOSEPH F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,833.04 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN-FUKINO, ROSEMARIE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $63,832.86 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, CARRIE A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $63,832.74 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, FRANK, JR Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $63,832.73 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, SHARLEEN G Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $63,832.34 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, PAMELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,831.99 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CHRISTA L Employer name Somers CSD Amount $63,831.85 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUS, STANLEY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $63,831.33 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHRS, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,831.04 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, SANDRA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,831.04 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMARA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,831.04 Date 07/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARHAWK, STEPHANIE I Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,831.04 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELEST, DAVID C Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,831.04 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, NORA H Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,831.04 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINAIS, KAREN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,831.04 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, ANDREA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,831.04 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,831.04 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELLEN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,831.04 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System