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 BUBNIAK, DOLORES Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,726.64 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, MONICA D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,726.50 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSO, ERIK T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,726.35 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, RHONDA G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,726.34 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, ROBERT W Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,726.29 Date 02/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISELMAN, PAUL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,725.92 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, PAUL W Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,725.85 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, RONALD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,725.45 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDPATH, ROBERT V Employer name Putnam County Amount $62,724.44 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOY E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $62,724.33 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEBLING, ERICA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,724.30 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKREPKIE, MICHAEL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $62,723.92 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARESIMO, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,723.90 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SUSAN Employer name Seneca County Amount $62,723.39 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THERESA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,723.22 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,723.10 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNEBORN, TRACEY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,722.86 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKET, DAVID R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,722.69 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATILE, MONICA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $62,722.46 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, RENEE M Employer name Orange County Amount $62,722.26 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, PATTYANN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,721.85 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, DAVID Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,721.72 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, WENDY A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $62,721.63 Date 11/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALISH, DIANE L Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $62,721.60 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, AUDRY M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $62,721.58 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZ, JULIE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $62,721.46 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSEY, ERIC Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,721.23 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ELIZABETH J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,721.17 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALE, DEBRA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,720.75 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $62,720.63 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, BERNARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,720.59 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, REBECCA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,720.49 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADZOVIC, ALBAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,720.32 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, RITA H Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $62,720.19 Date 04/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $62,720.16 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, DAVID L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $62,720.07 Date 09/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, STEVEN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $62,719.90 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTMAN, DOROTHEA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,719.82 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMBRUM, MARK, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,719.57 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, RYAN E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $62,719.37 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, SHAUN M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $62,718.65 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, DANIEL A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,718.43 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, SHEILA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,717.73 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, MARCELLA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,717.63 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $62,717.62 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURO, ANA E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,717.58 Date 08/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, DEREK D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,717.56 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, THERESA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $62,717.36 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MARVIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,717.32 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, DANIELLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,717.11 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, RANDI J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $62,716.93 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, LISA E Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $62,716.70 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREELEY, JOHN F, JR Employer name Town of La Fayette Amount $62,716.55 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, KELLIE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $62,716.54 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, MAUREEN D Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $62,716.28 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNOVA, GARY J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $62,716.28 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MELISSA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,716.12 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, PAUL W Employer name Erie County Amount $62,715.03 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LORI J Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $62,714.40 Date 03/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JESSICA A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $62,714.36 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TERRI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,714.02 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JUDITH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,713.67 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, ROBERT J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $62,713.39 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BERTHA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,712.99 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, RICHARD Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $62,712.92 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, BERTHONY Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $62,712.65 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, STEPHANIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,712.27 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $62,712.00 Date 08/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, ALYSON M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,712.00 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, JORGE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $62,711.83 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTER, LEE A, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $62,711.78 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $62,711.61 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $62,711.30 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, JONATHAN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,711.06 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWKINS, KIM A Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,710.96 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, WENDY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,710.96 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, HILARY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,710.96 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGAR, JAYNE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,710.48 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUSLING, WILLIAM H, IV Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $62,710.29 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEPHON D Employer name Department of Law Amount $62,710.11 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MICHAEL K Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $62,709.99 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELI, SHERRI L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $62,709.96 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDNER, NADINE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,709.51 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIECK, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $62,709.36 Date 07/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOPAULOS, JUSTIN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,709.35 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAWYER, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,709.08 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROCHES, YVES B Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,708.52 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTOVEN, WILLIAM C Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,708.32 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS B Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $62,707.31 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAESER, KAREN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $62,707.26 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, MORGAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,707.14 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, GRETCHEN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,706.51 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUGHEY, PAMELA J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $62,705.75 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, TODD L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $62,705.72 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGUILLEN, MANUEL Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $62,705.69 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, STEVEN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,705.44 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIN, JILL M Employer name Orange County Amount $62,705.18 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS W, II Employer name Essex County Amount $62,704.94 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARWICK, MELONY A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $62,704.93 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, SHARON L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,704.87 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System