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 WILTSE, LORI A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,550.63 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Amount $62,549.77 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLYUNG, DAVID J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $62,549.75 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGIERIE, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,549.40 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, DAVID I Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $62,549.28 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, JEANINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,549.24 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, DARRYL R Employer name Erie County Amount $62,549.14 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, CHERYL Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,549.00 Date 07/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAVOLO, NANCIE B Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $62,548.04 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADBOURNE, WALTER H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,547.68 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,547.61 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUG, BRIAN A, JR Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $62,547.34 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $62,547.17 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, JODY R Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $62,547.11 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, JONATHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,546.92 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, KAREN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,546.85 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, MARK E Employer name Erie County Amount $62,546.83 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $62,546.81 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPUANO-KEELEY, ANNMARIE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,546.68 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KELLEY J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $62,546.63 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPERSMITH, MICHELLE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,546.56 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, JANE M Employer name Town of Malta Amount $62,546.41 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVELLE, MARGARET B Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $62,546.26 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTORI, MICHELLE P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $62,546.19 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, MARY T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,546.15 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, HEATHER S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $62,545.93 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EDDIE R Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $62,545.91 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPP, CRAIG H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $62,545.90 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, MATTHEW D Employer name Orange County Amount $62,545.86 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, KENNETH C, JR Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $62,545.81 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHAREK, LAURENCE G Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $62,545.60 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIACCIO, ANGELICA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,545.58 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, HAROLD R Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $62,545.37 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEJELSKI, CHRIS A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $62,545.17 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAWKOWSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,545.12 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, WINNIE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,544.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, BENJAMIN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,544.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MEGAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,544.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANE, ANN B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,544.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHONG, ELLIE X Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,544.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, JOAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $62,544.00 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, TRAVIS J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $62,543.93 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VARNWAY, RANDOLPH J Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $62,543.90 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELUS, PAUL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,543.56 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARD, MARY JO Employer name Lewis County Amount $62,543.56 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $62,542.41 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, THOMAS J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $62,542.38 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTELL, TOBY B Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $62,542.20 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, PIETRO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,542.09 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOW-KWESTEL, ANTHONY R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,541.45 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, JUDITH A Employer name Dunkirk Housing Authority Amount $62,541.06 Date 12/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, CLEVERSTON T Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $62,540.88 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, DANIEL J, III Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $62,540.50 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAREDES, SALVADOR Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,540.26 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, TITO L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,540.20 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOY A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $62,539.94 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, CHRISTINE J Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $62,539.77 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, CLAUDIA P Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,539.56 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADARAS, ERNEST J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,539.30 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, JOHNSTON P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $62,539.05 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANDREA, AMY E Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $62,538.60 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPSZYCKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $62,537.88 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDOW, ARTHUR G Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $62,537.75 Date 12/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MILAGROS L Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,537.43 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JANET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,537.27 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMPELLA, BARBARA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $62,537.05 Date 01/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ROBERT L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,537.02 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, RICHARD J, SR Employer name Albany County Amount $62,536.98 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, BARBARA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $62,536.91 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, ROBERT E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,536.76 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, VENCENT J Employer name Albany County Amount $62,536.42 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERN, ALICIA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,535.89 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, NORMAN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,535.71 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHAMUT, HAMID Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,535.52 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHLMAYR, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,535.49 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULLO, TONY M Employer name York CSD Amount $62,535.40 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEMPICA, LOUIS F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $62,535.18 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANSEREAU, DENISE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,535.09 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, LAWRENCE A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,534.61 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, BETTYJO Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,534.55 Date 02/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $62,534.48 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, COLLEEN R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $62,534.47 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON-LAIRD, PATRICIA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $62,534.45 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, MARY ANN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,534.37 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINESWORTH, MALAEKA Employer name Orange County Amount $62,534.36 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAWECKI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,533.95 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIANA, ARLENE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,533.84 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABALA, JOHN J Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,533.67 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JANE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $62,533.51 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MADELIENE ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,532.90 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVED, WALEED Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $62,532.81 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name READING, JESSICA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,532.66 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKELMAN, MARGARET Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $62,532.50 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CAROLYN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,532.47 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ANN-MARIE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $62,532.46 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMETH, KARL J, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,532.25 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, JOHN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,532.05 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, RONALD E Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $62,532.03 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGLEY, MELINDA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,531.70 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNOR, GLENSTON Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $62,531.45 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System