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 RACE, CINDY M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,331.14 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KATHERINE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,331.10 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, LILY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,330.76 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANGGI, CELESTE N Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $62,330.64 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONECIPHER, ALLAN H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $62,330.34 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SUSAN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,330.24 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, WALTER J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $62,330.09 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN C Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $62,329.61 Date 08/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRAT, CYNTHIA R Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $62,329.42 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINATI, HELENA B Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,329.10 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIN, KEVIN W Employer name Clinton County Amount $62,329.00 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLONICS GOINS, ALEANNE C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $62,328.63 Date 05/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, LYNN Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $62,328.49 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, AMY S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,328.39 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, TERESA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,328.37 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIER, LORA M Employer name Broome County Amount $62,328.14 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MATTHEW T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,327.86 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,327.79 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, STEPHANI M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $62,327.56 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTEMPIO, TODD Employer name Town of Greece Amount $62,327.54 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LA SHONE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,327.35 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, KRISTOPHER R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,326.89 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LOIS E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,326.80 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PATRICIA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $62,326.36 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGGINS, PETER E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $62,325.92 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, RYAN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $62,325.30 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DAVID E Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $62,324.52 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, RONNIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,324.38 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON-WALLS, SHATIMA T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,324.02 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENNIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,323.85 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, DANIEL H Employer name Washington County Amount $62,323.61 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIS, TRACY O Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $62,323.43 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARKAS, MEIRA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $62,323.32 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLECOME, BARBARA M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $62,323.00 Date 09/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $62,322.93 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTINO, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,322.81 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJOR, ANDREW R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,322.69 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMATOWSKI, PAUL T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $62,322.69 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,322.51 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLEZ-CARDONA, GRACE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,322.36 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVANI, MICHAEL C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,322.35 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MARK C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,322.35 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEREK R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $62,322.34 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDO, ANDREW P Employer name Education Department Amount $62,322.14 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KYLE E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,321.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALM, TIMOTHY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,320.89 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DEBRA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $62,320.72 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEESE, ELIZABETH Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, JOEL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 09/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, CARRIE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 11/18/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GRACE M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 12/24/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMARI, CHRISTINA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, JAMES W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, NORMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, DEBRA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYFKA, THOMAS E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $62,320.67 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDOR, TAMARA L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $62,320.67 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN- MC CARTHY, FRANCINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, JOANNA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 09/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, CHERYL R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADRO, GERALDINE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 03/06/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, KATHERINE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORYSHYN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 07/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, CAROL J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 10/16/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CORRINE T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 08/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, CAROL A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOZNAYA, EVA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, SANDRA L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, MIREILLE S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MYRNA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PATHEA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEYDE, ILANA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $62,320.67 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, BEVERLY R Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $62,320.67 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, BARBARA ANN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, KEITH R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $62,320.67 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, ANTHONYJ Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,320.67 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, EDWARD L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $62,320.67 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,320.67 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BARBARA P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,320.43 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, ROSA Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,320.30 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEVI, YECHEZKIEL T Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,319.99 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSCOE, CHAD J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $62,319.80 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, TINA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,319.27 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, MARI K Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $62,319.13 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAU SANCHEZ, ALEJANDRO J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,319.12 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, KENNETH W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $62,319.10 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, BERNARD V Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $62,319.08 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MIGNANT E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,318.89 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALDA, CATHERINE H Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $62,318.88 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUECKEL, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,318.55 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERE, PETER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,317.80 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLI, RAYMOND S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,317.80 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMINGER, CARON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,317.80 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLE SAETEROS, JONATHAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,317.39 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RICARDO Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,317.38 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, TODD E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $62,317.23 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAR, KATHERINE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,317.07 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, KYLE E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $62,316.69 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JING, MEI Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $62,316.68 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARIA E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,316.33 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System