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 HARRIS, HERALD R Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $62,278.64 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOISIN, ERIN C Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $62,278.62 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYERE, TRACEY L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,278.47 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEEDLES, TERESA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,278.19 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, RONALD J Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $62,276.83 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINEYARD, TRESS Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,276.51 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MARK L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $62,276.21 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLIERE, SUSAN Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $62,275.86 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KEVIN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $62,275.50 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEAN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $62,275.50 Date 02/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, RAJAN T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $62,275.48 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, ROBERT P Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,274.89 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRK, STARLEEN D Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $62,274.52 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, NARLENE J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $62,274.29 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, NELSON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,274.21 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSWEILER, ABBE Employer name Department of Law Amount $62,274.20 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RENEE J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,274.00 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLDER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,273.86 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAVER, COLEEN T Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $62,273.83 Date 11/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JESSIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $62,273.58 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEX R Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $62,273.56 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEAN A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,273.04 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $62,273.04 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DANIEL C Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $62,272.75 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCILE, TERI L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $62,272.31 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, GERARD Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,271.29 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMCZYK, CRAIG A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $62,271.16 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLINI, MARY E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $62,270.82 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENANO, JANETTE S Employer name Town of Greece Amount $62,270.80 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, VIRGILIO Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,270.74 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, STACEY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,270.57 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, LA TECIA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,270.41 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFER, CHARLES M, SR Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $62,270.39 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, SEAN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $62,270.38 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHAWNTEL C Employer name Erie County Amount $62,269.84 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELAAK, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Boston Amount $62,269.29 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, DENA L Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $62,269.28 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATASSA, ANTHONY Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $62,269.16 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,269.12 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, DEBORAH-ANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,268.86 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, SHARON J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $62,268.45 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, VICTORIA C Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $62,268.20 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRABEL, LEISA A Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $62,267.96 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGUEGLIA, FELICIA Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $62,267.60 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,267.45 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JEROME E, JR Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $62,267.44 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTMANN, MARIE B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,267.20 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGORITO, VERONICA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,267.17 Date 09/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, AVRIL E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,266.98 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, STACY A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $62,266.81 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOR, NICHOLAS F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,266.81 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONCHETTI, KATHLEEN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,266.57 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $62,266.52 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, YOLANDA F Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,266.38 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,266.18 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMBRO, OMAR Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $62,265.98 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENSON, RHONDA J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $62,265.85 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KENNETH R V Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $62,265.85 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLA, LEO M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $62,265.85 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFELL, JOHN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,265.85 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMBER, MARGARET R Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $62,265.49 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, NICOLE L Employer name Erie County Amount $62,265.32 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, JEFFREY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,265.31 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, WILLIAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $62,265.24 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,265.16 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKER, MARYANN Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $62,265.00 Date 01/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DOREEN M Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $62,264.94 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, SUSAN Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,264.77 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUTH, MARVA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $62,264.73 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREININ, ALEXANDER J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $62,264.43 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIEVONEIT, LINDA S Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $62,264.38 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, MICHAEL, III Employer name City of Beacon Amount $62,263.70 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESSEL, ELIZABETH I Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $62,263.58 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, ELLEN S Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $62,263.45 Date 11/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBEADA, SABINA Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $62,263.31 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LEIGH L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,263.22 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, BELKYS PERDOMO Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $62,263.04 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JASON T Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $62,262.84 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, NATHAN S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $62,262.71 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA RIN, THOMAS N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,262.43 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIZALONE, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,262.26 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUGALSKI, LAURA Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $62,262.17 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LORI E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,261.60 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETNEY, ROBERT T Employer name Oswego County Amount $62,261.46 Date 08/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSON, CHRISTINE A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $62,261.29 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, STEVE, II Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $62,260.55 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,260.52 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPINCOTT, KRISTA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,260.50 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVORTI, DONNA J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,260.40 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, SHAYNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,260.11 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, CRYSTAL Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,259.64 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGELMANN, JOSEPH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,259.63 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLA, YOLANDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $62,259.51 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TRACY C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,259.12 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANS, DARRYL A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $62,258.51 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, KENNETH B Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $62,258.46 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUK, WENDY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $62,258.41 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RYAN K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,258.14 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNOOY, JESSICA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,258.00 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLAND, ROBERT C Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,257.96 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System