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 BOYD, RONDETTA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,766.80 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERINS, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,766.67 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, MO-SHEENA Y Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $62,766.55 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOHN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,766.33 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, THOMAS P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $62,766.14 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELSCHER, SHARON B Employer name Erie County Amount $62,766.07 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, REGINA D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,765.86 Date 04/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOSEPH J Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $62,765.68 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, KELLY M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $62,765.48 Date 02/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $62,765.17 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANCEK, ANTHONY T Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $62,765.15 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINO, THOMAS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,765.05 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APUZZI, ANTHONY P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,764.85 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWABLE, BURT A Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $62,764.42 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, MAUREEN L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,764.28 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, EDWARD F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,764.28 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DORIS B Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $62,764.15 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, DAVID A Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $62,764.08 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MONAGLE, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,763.99 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, MARIANNE Employer name Mt Sinai Fire District Amount $62,763.90 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWARD, ALVONIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,763.81 Date 10/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, CHARLES F, IV Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $62,763.42 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSE L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $62,763.28 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETTE, BENNETT R, JR Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $62,763.22 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATURAH E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,762.97 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYU, CLARENCE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,762.73 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DONALD R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $62,762.47 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $62,762.34 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, HARMONY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $62,762.18 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, MARYANNE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $62,762.06 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, DAVID B Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $62,761.66 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ANDERSON J Employer name Tuckahoe Housing Authority Amount $62,761.48 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, MENZO A Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,761.31 Date 02/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, JASON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,760.83 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, DAVID R Employer name City of Oneida Amount $62,760.82 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, MAUREEN K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,760.79 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBRIDE, GARRETT T Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,760.50 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KESHAN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,760.14 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOME, DIANA Employer name Putnam County Amount $62,759.64 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYNE, DIANE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,759.60 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DALE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,759.55 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, NICHOLAS T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $62,759.46 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $62,759.28 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWEN, MITCHELL E Employer name City of Batavia Amount $62,759.25 Date 10/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ERIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,758.95 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANNMARIE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,758.93 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MATTHEW W Employer name Wyoming County Amount $62,758.62 Date 12/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, JAMES P Employer name Tioga County Amount $62,758.60 Date 07/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, ELAINE M Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $62,758.50 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAHL, COURTNEY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,757.66 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREWOOD-TOPPIN, MONICA S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,757.48 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, NADEA D Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $62,757.39 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LEO A, III Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $62,757.21 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIOTI, WENDY Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,756.54 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JULIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,756.34 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYJASIK, DAVID J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $62,755.93 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATER, DEBBIE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $62,755.80 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOINO, TATIANA C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $62,755.71 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, JENNIFER L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $62,755.71 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, KARL T Employer name Clinton County Amount $62,755.60 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESAR, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,755.24 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JEFFREY T Employer name Lt Governor's Executive Office Amount $62,754.29 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYZDROWSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $62,754.23 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $62,754.21 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERYLAK, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $62,753.92 Date 02/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, CHRISTINA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,753.78 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, FRANCIS M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,753.22 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNER, CHARLES A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $62,753.13 Date 03/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SUSAN F Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,752.70 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIN, TADEUSZ Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $62,752.30 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, HARRY G Employer name City of Middletown Amount $62,751.70 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, KATHERINE M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $62,751.04 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ELAINE K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,750.79 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, JEFFREY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,750.76 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTERMUTH-SWIM, MARGARET C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $62,750.75 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMANN, LUDMILA Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $62,750.63 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, RYAN P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,750.45 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATAVIS L Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $62,749.82 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBAMONTE, CLAIRE Employer name New City Library Amount $62,749.53 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, RAYMOND Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,749.30 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNOWSKI, MARIA C Employer name Orange County Amount $62,749.25 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTOLA, SHIRLEY A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,749.13 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, BRENDA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,748.90 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, STEPHANIE D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,748.89 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATUCCIO, JAMES G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,747.92 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, JANICE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,747.92 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, LINDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,747.87 Date 12/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, REBECCA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,747.58 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CASTRO, NADEGE Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $62,747.54 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHKE, MATTHEW E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,747.31 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRECO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $62,747.31 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MAIKKA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,746.68 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, THOMAS M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,746.45 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, AUGUSTA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,746.25 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLZCAN, SUZANNE Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $62,746.19 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Albany County Amount $62,745.75 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, HENRY J, JR Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $62,745.75 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, ELINOR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,745.56 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JENNIFER C Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $62,745.54 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORICCIO, DYLAN J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $62,745.07 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System