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 BANKER, AMY J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $62,069.80 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSOTTO, CELESTE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $62,069.77 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIRATI, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $62,069.71 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZA, THERESA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,069.47 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $62,069.32 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULINIO, HEATHER L Employer name City of Troy Amount $62,068.98 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, ROGER Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,068.80 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $62,068.61 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, ANGELA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,068.48 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIGAULT-GRANT, RICHAUN C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,067.82 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, VICKIE L Employer name Warren County Amount $62,067.54 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGURDUMOVA, INESSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,067.11 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, BRIAN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,066.39 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTE, ABIGAIL F Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,066.25 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, CARMELA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,066.18 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNGE, JOHN H, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $62,066.12 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, FRANK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,065.71 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, RUSSELL Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $62,065.67 Date 11/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDERWICH, DEBORAH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,065.55 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRINO, MARICATHERINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $62,065.14 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSARE, TREVOR A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $62,064.87 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CHAPAL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $62,064.79 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, DANIEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $62,064.60 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUER, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Elma Amount $62,064.55 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHENA, ZHANNA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,064.46 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BAUN, CRAIG P Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,064.30 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ALEXANDRA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,063.84 Date 02/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, OUDIT Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,063.74 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIGO, SCOTT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,063.14 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEEKS, BRENDA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,062.96 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PATRICIA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $62,062.85 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDERBRANT, MARIANNE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,062.34 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,062.31 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, RICARDO Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $62,062.19 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RONALD M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $62,062.09 Date 04/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCICH, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,062.00 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZENER, JAMIE R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,061.56 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $62,061.53 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LEONA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,061.50 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $62,061.28 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATANE, GREGORY S Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,061.12 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DANIEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,061.04 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, BRUCE C Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,060.55 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAULTERS, WILLIAM W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $62,060.44 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZYNIAK, MARIA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,060.43 Date 05/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN A Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $62,059.79 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIGBY, GERALD R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $62,059.77 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Niagara Co. Ind. Dev. Agy. Amount $62,059.72 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAITZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $62,059.68 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GACHES-DIDES, PHILIP J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,059.57 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LISA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,059.25 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYJSKI, HANNA Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $62,059.10 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSCHOW, TODD A Employer name Erie County Amount $62,058.86 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEAL, LEE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,058.45 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORL, ERIC D Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,057.90 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMNY, CECILIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,057.84 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $62,057.53 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DARRYL L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,057.48 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIA, SALVATORE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,057.47 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, MONIQUE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,057.00 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIEL, CHRIS M Employer name City of Albany Amount $62,056.98 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUCKART, BRIAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,056.68 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, FAITH E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,056.49 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, LINDA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $62,056.42 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $62,056.37 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENNETH R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,056.36 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJCHROWICZ, DARLENE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,055.18 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RENIKA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,055.02 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, PEGGY B Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $62,054.90 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, CHEK D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $62,054.81 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, GREGORY T Employer name Putnam County Amount $62,054.76 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, ROBIN L BAESTLEIN Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $62,054.44 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUTLER, JOLENE G Employer name Education Department Amount $62,053.94 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, PATRICIA J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $62,053.92 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, VICKIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $62,053.92 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOW, CHRIS K Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $62,053.84 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABERSKI, MARIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,053.64 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODUGNO, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,053.60 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMER, MICHAEL J, II Employer name City of Watertown Amount $62,053.50 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BARRY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,053.49 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYPIJ, PATRICK M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $62,053.13 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTANT, PATRICIA M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $62,053.03 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, REBECCA Employer name Village of Chester Amount $62,052.83 Date 06/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, LETICIA Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $62,052.81 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEILSON, ALBERTINA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $62,051.31 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAND, DEBRA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,051.04 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIALE, JOHN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,050.61 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSTEIN, DEBRA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,050.56 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, KATERINA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,050.52 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNZEK, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,050.45 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEELY, TIMOTHY S Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $62,050.42 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLVANY, KEVIN L Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $62,050.38 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHLENBECK, TALEE M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $62,050.12 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBJECT, RONDA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $62,049.69 Date 05/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CORRY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,049.57 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGAZINNIK, DAVID Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,049.56 Date 12/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHERBY, MICHAEL P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,049.10 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, BRIAN J, II Employer name Oswego County Amount $62,049.03 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NZUZI, JEAN-AIME IVES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,048.67 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JASON J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,048.34 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System