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 GRANA, ROBERT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,017.36 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAU, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,017.36 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TARIQ L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $63,017.00 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATE, MARC B Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $63,016.48 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, DANIEL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $63,016.38 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIJE, SAHEED Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,016.34 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZER, MAUREEN F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,016.26 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLMAN, DWIGHT E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $63,016.23 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, ALAN J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $63,015.59 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MICHAEL L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $63,015.31 Date 01/05/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $63,015.02 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYSICK, ERIN E Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $63,014.70 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,014.64 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALANGE, DOMINIC Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $63,014.57 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOKOTRONIS, PETRA W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $63,014.46 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KATHLEEN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $63,014.40 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $63,014.25 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, EUN-MI Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,014.08 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATERIA, KATHLEEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,013.85 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $63,013.11 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KENNETH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,013.06 Date 04/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ANTHONY C Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $63,012.92 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WILLIAM L Employer name Ontario County Amount $63,012.87 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, GARY L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $63,012.31 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, ZHIQING Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,012.04 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TERESA K Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,011.92 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, NICOLE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,011.82 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, MARY BETH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,011.78 Date 04/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYKE, KATERI M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $63,011.77 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $63,011.10 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MURIEL O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,010.91 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINI, JILL M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $63,010.83 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $63,010.72 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, JANICE E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $63,010.70 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, GENE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $63,010.57 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DANIELLE V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,010.48 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY, SABRINA E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,008.49 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL-CAMPBELL, LATOYA T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,008.44 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLISANI, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $63,008.12 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE-FRALEY, LISA J Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $63,007.89 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TEKONBLA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,007.82 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA MARIN, JOSE A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,007.64 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, SHELDON A Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,006.98 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVERN, CHARLES T Employer name Saratoga County Amount $63,006.96 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTON, PAUL E Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $63,006.79 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLO, KAY E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,006.20 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANETSKY, JAMIE J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $63,005.99 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDDY, DERRICK P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $63,005.15 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKOWSKI, HENRYK Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $63,004.56 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDA D Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $63,004.04 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, MICHAEL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,004.00 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILKINGTON, LAURA Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $63,003.99 Date 03/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,003.95 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVENS, JAMIE L Employer name City of Batavia Amount $63,003.64 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COIRIN, DEAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,003.49 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CATHERINE C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $63,003.47 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONTZ, SHANTE I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,003.42 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MIERI, STEVEN V Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $63,003.28 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELNO, KEVIN B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $63,003.27 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MEGAN E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $63,003.24 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTONE, AMY B Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $63,003.21 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNITSKY, CAROL Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $63,003.04 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, CINDY T Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $63,002.84 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSSEMATO, MINDY S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,002.74 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMILLAN, MELVIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,002.42 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHA, PATRICK W Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $63,001.97 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSLER, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $63,001.88 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMALHO-RODRIGUES, KYLE F Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $63,001.75 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, LUCAS B Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $63,001.55 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $63,001.55 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVOTA, STEPHEN Employer name Department of State Amount $63,000.91 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, SHIRLEY R Employer name Erie County Amount $63,000.79 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTER, KATHARINA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,000.70 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNELLO, LISA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $63,000.65 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AKEN, AUBREY R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $63,000.27 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JOHN G Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $63,000.08 Date 06/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, PATRICK D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $63,000.08 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, FLOYD Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $63,000.08 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JESSICA C M Employer name Cornell University Amount $63,000.00 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LUTHER Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $62,999.82 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LORA N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $62,999.78 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROOT, FELICIA A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $62,999.70 Date 04/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TESORIERE, LORIE A Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $62,999.55 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLACZYK, TAMMY L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,999.39 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DARCIE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,998.60 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, PETER S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,998.33 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOY, ROBERT E Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,998.30 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, MARY A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $62,997.42 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADOGAN, SELWYN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,997.30 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, LISA N Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $62,996.79 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIVAREZ, CLAUDIA K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $62,995.26 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, FREDERICK V, JR Employer name Town of Clay Amount $62,995.23 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKI, MARIA D Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $62,994.84 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSARIO, DEBRA A Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $62,994.63 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANNERY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,994.57 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, COLLEEN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,994.57 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, LAURI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,994.57 Date 02/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, CHRISTINE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,994.57 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, RICHARD G, JR Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $62,994.57 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, LAURA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,994.57 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System