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 LEE, BRIAN K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,554.79 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, MILDRE Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $63,554.74 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIFFANY R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $63,554.11 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $63,553.88 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEET, ERIC C Employer name Village of Marathon Amount $63,553.66 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, DONGHUA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,553.65 Date 11/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAS, ROSALYN A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $63,553.62 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERWOOD, MATTHEW R Employer name Albany County Amount $63,553.37 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Town of Clay Amount $63,553.09 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $63,552.91 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, DANIEL P Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $63,552.58 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUKES, SHAWN S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $63,552.45 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, HORACE M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $63,551.97 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MARY ELLEN T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,551.87 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, EMMANUEL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $63,551.83 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROY E, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $63,551.80 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, LISANDRA Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $63,551.72 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEL, ROBERT W Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $63,551.55 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALIA, VINCENZO Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $63,551.32 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, REGINA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,550.89 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, BRIAN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $63,550.54 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NATTY, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,550.35 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEEK, ANTOINETTE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $63,550.19 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $63,550.00 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANK, COLLEEN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $63,549.89 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIGE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,549.66 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, STAFFORD A Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $63,549.66 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $63,549.53 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISARSKI, JASON A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $63,549.49 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLO, LYNN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,549.46 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, DONNA J Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $63,549.35 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, BRANDON M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $63,548.94 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHNKE, TRACEY M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $63,548.87 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCIO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,548.78 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, DEAN P Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $63,548.40 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, CHAVY Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $63,546.96 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMALZ, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,546.62 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVOR, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $63,546.62 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACQUISTI, KELLI A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,546.34 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA TORRES, CARLOS R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $63,546.26 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ERICA O Employer name Hamilton County Amount $63,545.82 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ADRIANE R Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $63,545.72 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHAEL D Employer name Cortland County Amount $63,545.41 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, KEVIN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $63,545.23 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNY, LUCAS H Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $63,545.14 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANO, DEVIN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,545.11 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, ANDREA Q Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $63,544.86 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTI, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,544.78 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, RICHARD A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $63,544.59 Date 11/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUYACK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $63,544.37 Date 11/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, EDWARD C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $63,543.84 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAVALLO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $63,543.74 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, PAUL J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $63,543.29 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENN, JONATHAN D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $63,542.63 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBRICK, DEAN W Employer name Town of Milton Amount $63,542.45 Date 05/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGERS, JOSEPH V Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $63,542.40 Date 05/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIZIDES, CHRISTOS C Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $63,542.35 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVIDOMSKY, TYLER A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,542.17 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, LUIS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,542.14 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERZINO, SALVATORE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $63,541.94 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANVIN, SUSAN M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $63,541.67 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, JOHN L Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $63,541.66 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTADONNA, JAMES Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,541.26 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLGREN, SCOTT W Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $63,541.25 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CAROL A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $63,541.08 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOER, DAVID J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $63,540.88 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, JAMES P Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $63,540.14 Date 05/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JAMES D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $63,540.13 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIEN, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $63,540.06 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBARDI, RONALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,539.85 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD T Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $63,539.14 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, VICTOR P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,539.11 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KAREN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $63,538.55 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, JULIANNE Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $63,537.28 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESTRAM, ADAM S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,537.09 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, LYNN M, MRS Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,536.28 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, PATRICK R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $63,536.24 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, JASHMIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $63,536.10 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNICELLI, SUSAN C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $63,535.95 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, PAMELA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,535.76 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, NEIL A Employer name Warren County Amount $63,535.72 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, SHAWN P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,535.51 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBEIS, MARIA R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $63,535.08 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MARLENE C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $63,535.07 Date 10/07/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, DONALD J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $63,535.05 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, BARBARA M Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $63,534.84 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JAMES M Employer name Broome County Amount $63,534.68 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, GERMAN E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $63,534.35 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JOANIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $63,534.31 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, PATRICIA N Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $63,534.20 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCADUTO, JOSEPH W Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $63,533.83 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JERRELL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $63,533.62 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSOK, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $63,533.54 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, DENISE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $63,533.43 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERN, EMILY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,533.35 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, SUSAN A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $63,533.00 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANGELLA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,532.61 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, JERRY C Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $63,532.59 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PATRICE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,532.54 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINESE, ROCCO Employer name Putnam County Amount $63,531.49 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System