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 MILLER, JOHN R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $63,792.86 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBENHOCH, MARGARET Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $63,792.80 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANDREW S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $63,792.40 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNKRICH, DANIEL T Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $63,792.00 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, AMANDA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,791.85 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELJACK, GLORIA E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $63,791.70 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, JEFFREY T Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,791.69 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NAME, CRAIG P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $63,791.20 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERS, CHRISTINE V Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $63,790.90 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, BRAD W Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,790.82 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, NICOLE ANN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,790.66 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,790.53 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, SANDY W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,790.32 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBBIN P Employer name Albany County Amount $63,790.30 Date 05/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEINWEBER, MARIANE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,790.06 Date 02/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNA, ROCCO T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,789.98 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINONE, VINCENT Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,789.76 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPON, WILDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,789.23 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYKO, DAVID R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,788.86 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKS, ANTWAN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,788.80 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JOHN D Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $63,788.45 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, PATRICIA Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $63,788.35 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERARDI, TINA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $63,788.26 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DIANE C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $63,788.17 Date 03/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENER, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,788.16 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, KERMETT G Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $63,788.08 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $63,787.62 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN-CARELLA, JOANNE Employer name New City Library Amount $63,787.33 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCHAN, LISA Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,787.26 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPREY, CAMERON D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $63,785.99 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAMB, THOMAS Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $63,785.92 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGWOOD, JUANITA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $63,784.78 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, AARON W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $63,784.77 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, BARBARA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,784.76 Date 10/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, LOUIS C, IV Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,784.70 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER-LAX, ELLEN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,784.67 Date 11/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIME, MIRANDA C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $63,783.90 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $63,783.56 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDOW-VANDERHALL, ANGELA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,783.19 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, JOHN D Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $63,783.17 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, WAYNE T Employer name Town of Clay Amount $63,782.90 Date 06/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GARRO, FLOSSIE B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $63,782.87 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RICHARD E Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $63,782.57 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Niagara County Amount $63,782.23 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DENISE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $63,782.01 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET A Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $63,781.85 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOCK, JONAH D Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $63,781.62 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRARCA, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,781.45 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZOUVANIS, ANTHONY Employer name Erie County Amount $63,781.25 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARREN, SCOTT J Employer name Washington County Amount $63,781.21 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, JOSEPH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,780.99 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOHN A, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $63,780.96 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, JAMES Employer name Broome County Amount $63,780.96 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, LYNDELE E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,780.71 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, MANUEL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,780.57 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASOWSKI, DENISE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,780.02 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ERIC A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,780.00 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENOTTI, MARYANN Employer name Education Department Amount $63,779.94 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMASZEWSKI, MARK J Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $63,779.88 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, JAY V Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,779.86 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CAROLYN B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $63,779.44 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $63,779.34 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORI, ROBERT G Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $63,779.22 Date 12/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, BRYAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,779.15 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTELL, DEBORAH P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $63,778.73 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, SUSAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,778.50 Date 07/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLACE, FRANK R, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,778.37 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSON, LUKE P Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $63,776.95 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SCOTT Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $63,776.49 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, REBECCA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $63,776.05 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITRI, BARBARA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $63,775.49 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, JESSICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $63,775.44 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-LOUIS, JORES Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $63,775.41 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINCIONE, RONALD G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,774.99 Date 08/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, EARL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,774.52 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, PHILIP W Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $63,774.40 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TAMMIE L Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $63,774.23 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNER, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,772.92 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, ROBERT H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,772.90 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLS, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $63,772.79 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, WENDY J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,772.78 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINI, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,772.78 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, PAMELA A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $63,772.78 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, MARIA E Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $63,772.78 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLI, DANIEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,772.78 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMYOT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $63,772.78 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,772.76 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATRAY, LORI A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $63,772.75 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DISA G Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $63,772.69 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKIEWICZ, THOMAS S, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,772.53 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADEMAN, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $63,772.33 Date 06/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LAMONT J Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $63,772.19 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, REBECCA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,772.02 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,771.84 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, WENDY G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $63,771.80 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, STEPHEN R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $63,771.41 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, CHAD M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $63,771.07 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERSCHAERT, DOUGLAS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,770.88 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNICK, ALANA H Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $63,770.80 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, DOUGLAS R, II Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,770.48 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System