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 TOASON-BAKER, TRACI D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $62,791.82 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GERALD E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,791.21 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $62,791.19 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARIE L Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $62,790.30 Date 10/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, LEO F Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $62,790.26 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,789.90 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $62,789.74 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,789.70 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, DONALD S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,789.54 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSSO, MATTHEW J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $62,789.34 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPRE, JAMES Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,789.21 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSELMAN, PEGGY V Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $62,788.98 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORNSTAD, ADAM C Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $62,788.95 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, WILLIAM H Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $62,788.59 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISINGER, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of Clay Amount $62,788.22 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULBRANDT, PETER J Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $62,788.12 Date 02/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ADAM C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,788.03 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCIAK, ELIZABETH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,787.80 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, KATHERINE A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $62,787.60 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, ANDRE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $62,787.40 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARITON, DUSIT Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,786.94 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, CHRISTINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,786.63 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENEE M Employer name Madison County Amount $62,786.25 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDANY, JULIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,785.32 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URF, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $62,785.24 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW H Employer name Albany County Amount $62,784.95 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATINO, EDWARD J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,784.75 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCOCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $62,784.43 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,784.32 Date 09/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, THOMAS M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $62,784.12 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BEL, ANTOINETTE C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $62,783.78 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNAN, JONATHAN E Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $62,783.19 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HACKER, JEFFREY A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $62,782.93 Date 12/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of West Monroe Amount $62,782.67 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCH, THERESA Employer name New City Library Amount $62,782.62 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, WILLIAM C Employer name Erie County Amount $62,781.62 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, MIKE A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $62,781.35 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVOLTA, DAMIEN N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,780.93 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $62,780.51 Date 12/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAO, DAN Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $62,780.36 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, JOSE Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $62,780.24 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSER, JARED S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,779.99 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, DEANNA L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $62,779.19 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLANG, KEITH Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $62,778.85 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUE, DOUGLAS E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $62,778.82 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $62,778.80 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, KATE P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,778.53 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOVO, BRENT M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $62,778.45 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEMOND, JEAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,778.41 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SCOTT E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,777.68 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, JOSHUA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,777.26 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAFIOTI, JANICE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,776.91 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $62,776.75 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APATH, LJUBOMIR Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,776.75 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZETO, HWADY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,776.64 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHMANN, KEVIN C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,776.18 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, KENNETH A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $62,775.89 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUR, NANCY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,775.46 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JOSEPH G Employer name Seneca County Amount $62,775.35 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAND, CARL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $62,775.19 Date 02/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONKUS, DEBORAH M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $62,775.09 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEZRINE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,774.99 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYA, PHILLIP S Employer name Court of Claims Amount $62,774.82 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, BARBARA J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $62,774.46 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, SCOTT E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $62,774.21 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHER, SUSAN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,773.86 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $62,773.74 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, JAMES G Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $62,773.04 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, GABRIELE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $62,772.66 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINELLI, ROBERT D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,772.65 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZAN, BRENDA P Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,772.57 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, LESLIE M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $62,772.52 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, PETER Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $62,772.40 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFER, BENJAMIN S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $62,772.26 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SIRENA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,772.23 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBEE, DANIEL J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $62,771.83 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, BRET P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $62,771.70 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAEVA, AMY B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,771.61 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, KATHRYN MB Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $62,771.53 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LYNNE P Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $62,771.02 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSEPH D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,770.89 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN T Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $62,770.89 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALTERIO, JAMES A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $62,770.49 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNER, AARON T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $62,770.31 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PADULA, ANTHONY C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,770.23 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, PAOLA Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $62,770.12 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GALL, PEGGY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $62,769.88 Date 08/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ROBERT J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $62,769.85 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JILL M Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,769.54 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHERATI, FRANK Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $62,769.47 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, ADAM C Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $62,769.39 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEREIS, SAIDA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $62,769.20 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHANAE V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $62,769.19 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMANN, MICHAEL D Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $62,769.19 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANAVAN, STEVEN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $62,769.18 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTON, KEVIN W Employer name Otsego County Amount $62,769.16 Date 02/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENAN, STACEY E Employer name Erie County Amount $62,768.64 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELANDIA, ERICK F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $62,767.90 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPENBERG, DAVID J Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $62,767.80 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHCROFT, JOHN F, III Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $62,767.23 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System