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 BRIGGS, TERRY J Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $63,210.21 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, MARIO G Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $63,209.80 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, KATHRYNE A Employer name Chenango County Amount $63,209.02 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGER, JEFFREY H Employer name Education Department Amount $63,208.28 Date 09/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, NICHOLAS F Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $63,207.87 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, DAWN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,207.53 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLA, KIMBERLY H P Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,207.29 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDL, LINDA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,207.28 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, JEFFREY E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $63,207.12 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLEY, HARRY E Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $63,206.81 Date 07/05/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFREY P Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $63,206.36 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NESBITT, PHILIP J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $63,206.05 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROZZI, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $63,205.94 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Albany County Amount $63,205.84 Date 03/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISSE, ABDOU A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,205.79 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACASA, DIANA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,205.51 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEL, DAVID A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $63,205.39 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLING, KIRSTEN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $63,205.30 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANABURGH, ORSON M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $63,205.15 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MICHAEL F, III Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $63,205.05 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Amount $63,205.03 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, BARBARA A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $63,204.99 Date 09/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISMAN, CRAIG T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,204.95 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,204.43 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANTZ, ERIC R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,204.40 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, AMY N Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $63,203.96 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, JOSE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,203.30 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, WILBERT P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $63,202.85 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZUBIKE, UZOAMAKA E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $63,202.54 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCELLO, JODY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,202.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, MARY A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $63,201.41 Date 04/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MICHAEL Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $63,200.77 Date 04/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAFITY, RICHARD H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $63,200.28 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCIDIACONO, JADE JILLIAN Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,200.21 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KARL F Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $63,199.94 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, ROBIN E Employer name Warren County Amount $63,199.82 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LESLIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,199.64 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONE, DANIEL T Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $63,198.93 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, THOMAS J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $63,198.89 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DAWN R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $63,198.84 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERIFF, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $63,198.73 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANGLE, MARIAN J Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $63,198.72 Date 03/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,198.46 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MEGAN I Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,198.44 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDA M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $63,198.42 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBECK, MICHAEL P, SR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $63,198.38 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,197.82 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, REBECA J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $63,197.34 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOEN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,197.28 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUKAUF, CHERYL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $63,197.16 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ZACHARY J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $63,197.12 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESERTO, LINDA A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $63,196.85 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LOUISE J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $63,196.50 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGOL, PHILSON V Employer name Rockland County Amount $63,196.44 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, ASHLEY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,196.33 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KENNETH J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $63,196.32 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, JEFFREY R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,195.55 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIDER, RICHARD A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $63,195.53 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SARLA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,195.21 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIAN, HERBERT O Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $63,194.90 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIPSON, NORRIS L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,194.87 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, KENNETH E Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $63,194.79 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, ROBERT C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $63,194.78 Date 10/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANTURCO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $63,194.72 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNATARO, RICHARD D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,194.16 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, OSCAR Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $63,193.96 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONETTI, MIRANDA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $63,193.51 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONANNO, PETER, JR Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $63,193.06 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,193.02 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, TERRY D Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $63,192.78 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDE, LINDA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $63,192.77 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRUSSO, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $63,192.43 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUST, SHANNAN D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $63,192.41 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DEBRA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,192.33 Date 01/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JEFFREY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $63,192.32 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMORE, CHARLOTTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,192.24 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALETTA, ROBERT M Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,191.44 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CHRIS LEE Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,191.39 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, SHARON G Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,190.66 Date 07/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $63,190.61 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMM, EILEEN E Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,190.40 Date 11/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, KARI A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $63,189.96 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEU, KEVIN CHI Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $63,189.93 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $63,189.56 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORI, NICHOLAS M Employer name Orange County Amount $63,189.53 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUKAUF, HEIDI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $63,189.36 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFERY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,189.31 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIANSKI, KEVIN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,188.84 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANES, CARRIE B Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $63,188.76 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIS, KEVIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,188.03 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STARK, VINCENT M Employer name Albany County Amount $63,187.71 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALDA, DAVID J Employer name Albany County Amount $63,187.70 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, MARY ANN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $63,186.90 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, REGINA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $63,186.46 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, PENINA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $63,186.46 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $63,186.36 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TAQUIDA H Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $63,186.31 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, PAUL R Employer name Department of State Amount $63,186.23 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, DOREEN A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $63,186.02 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, NISHA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,186.01 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System