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 CASTRO, RICARDO T Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $62,199.81 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, SUSAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,199.70 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRITSCHLER, DIANNE L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $62,199.36 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, MICHAEL T Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $62,198.28 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALEPA, SHAWN J Employer name Tioga County Amount $62,197.84 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BENJAMIN J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,197.47 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENSEN, KARL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,196.96 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, ROBERT J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $62,196.95 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JACQUELINE A M Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $62,196.90 Date 05/03/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $62,196.81 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEN, RICHARD W Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $62,196.60 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TAMIKA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $62,196.58 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, JOHN S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $62,196.57 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DAVID E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,196.48 Date 11/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANG, MYUNG HOO Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $62,196.44 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLESON, WILSON V, IV Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $62,196.35 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ALICIA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $62,196.25 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPOFI, SHIRLEY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,196.20 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DONNA MARIE Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $62,195.94 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, SHANNON M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $62,195.83 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGHTON, KEVIN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,195.64 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,195.58 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONNA, STELLA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $62,195.41 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARO, SUZANNE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,194.86 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPHONSE, LORI A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $62,194.86 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $62,194.86 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, LEE W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $62,194.82 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, KATHLEEN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,194.78 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, JULIE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,194.59 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, BRYAN W Employer name Albany County Amount $62,194.57 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRENZ, JULIANNE V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,194.32 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, MICHAEL B Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $62,193.90 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, AARON J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,193.84 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, RONNIE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,193.72 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTAR, NAEEM Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $62,193.63 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, MARK G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $62,193.40 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPUZZI, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $62,193.34 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, TAMI L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,193.07 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,192.86 Date 06/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFINE, MICHAEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,192.44 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, PHILIP C, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,192.37 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHARINE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,192.30 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, TODD M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $62,192.25 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHADO, WILLIAM E Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $62,192.23 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREYO, RUDY S Employer name Fulton County Amount $62,192.18 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMSUDEN, FRANCINE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $62,192.13 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KRISTIN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,191.87 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, KIRSTEN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $62,191.82 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJANO, EDVIN A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $62,191.56 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DANIEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,191.06 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, HEATHER J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,190.82 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JULIA F Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $62,190.64 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROSES, MAX Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,190.57 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN-STULL, MINERVA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,190.50 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JEFFREY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,187.74 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERIO, RYAN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,187.64 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDJI, ALEXANDER B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $62,187.48 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, FREDDY F Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,187.34 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,187.32 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JAMES S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,187.30 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUT, BILGEHAN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $62,187.24 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLISON, HEATHER K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,187.07 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, PETER F Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $62,186.93 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNON, MARY ELLEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,186.83 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, MATTHEW J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $62,186.69 Date 01/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, DOROTHEA M Employer name Village of Pittsford Amount $62,186.69 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CAROL C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,186.68 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, AUDREY E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,185.92 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, MARSHALL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,185.70 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Eden Amount $62,185.68 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUESTIS, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Kent Amount $62,185.56 Date 02/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, MATTHEW L Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,185.55 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLIN, VALERIE A Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $62,185.34 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZE, TONI ANN Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $62,185.33 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD GREENE, COURTNEY Employer name Orange County Amount $62,184.96 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORR, ANDREA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,184.83 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACINTHE, DAVIDSON Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,184.76 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLITTO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $62,184.26 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, ALICE L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $62,184.18 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, STEPHEN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,184.13 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, SYDNEY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,184.11 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, MARK O Employer name Office of General Services Amount $62,183.91 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $62,183.90 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGINS, WILMER Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,183.80 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, MARK A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $62,183.70 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTEUS, GEORGE Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $62,183.61 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, OCTAVIA C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,183.40 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, SETH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $62,182.81 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, WANDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,182.70 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, RENEE D Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $62,182.46 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKER, MARLA S Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $62,182.44 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, CHARLES ALLAN, SR Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $62,182.37 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO-GATES, JAMIE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $62,182.16 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANGES, CARL Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $62,181.74 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTI, DANIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,181.60 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUANG, BRIAN Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $62,181.23 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, DEROME W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,180.60 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFREY M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,180.29 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KAREN F Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,180.18 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTASH, MICHAEL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $62,179.65 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System