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 BRISTOL, DARLENE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $61,991.11 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNERT, ALICE Employer name Orange County Amount $61,991.01 Date 06/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $61,990.59 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMUNDO, JOHN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,990.33 Date 10/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, STACEY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $61,990.07 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIRAND, MARIE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,990.05 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, SHAWN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $61,989.93 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUPACS, NICHOLAS C Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $61,989.69 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, CARLOS T Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $61,989.61 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LUZ M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,989.61 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, BERNARD R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,989.60 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, JEAN E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $61,989.58 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCH WANDS, TAMMEY J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $61,989.43 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMELRICK, CLAUDE A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $61,989.22 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBASUK, MARION E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,989.20 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVY, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,989.00 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PHILIP I Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,988.48 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, JILL Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,988.27 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLWITZER, RICHARD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $61,988.11 Date 12/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, RICHARD W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,987.78 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCH, JANET E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $61,987.74 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, WARREN J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $61,987.38 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISKIN, SEAN P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $61,987.08 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, LU Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,986.86 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIQUELME, LUIS A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,986.60 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KATHLEEN M Employer name Freeport Housing Authority Amount $61,986.53 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, TAD R Employer name Town of Clay Amount $61,986.30 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, EUNICE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,986.21 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, ERIK R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $61,986.17 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TRACEY J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $61,986.12 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARGER, DEBORAH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,986.12 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, LINDA A Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $61,985.95 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERKACZ, TODD M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,985.93 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, ROCHELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $61,985.93 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, DAVID F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,985.61 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASKY, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $61,985.57 Date 02/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, KEVIN S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $61,985.43 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATICO, JENIFER J Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $61,985.30 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEREK, WILLIAM A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $61,984.89 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADNAX, ANNETTE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $61,984.68 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADDING, PENNY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $61,984.59 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-STEPHEN, ELEANOR E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,984.48 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEVEN J Employer name City of Troy Amount $61,984.21 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MATTHEW W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,984.09 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELIG, JOHN T Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $61,984.04 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSKI-ADAMS, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $61,983.95 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESHAVA, SEETHADEVI B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,983.85 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBE, THEA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,983.61 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, KYLE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,983.23 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LARRY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,983.23 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTSONIKAS, OLIVE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $61,983.19 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETTS, PENNY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,983.14 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, SHELLEY M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $61,982.86 Date 03/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, NANCY S Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $61,982.82 Date 05/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DOROTHY B Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $61,982.38 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKIN, JAMES D Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $61,982.26 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINSON, JUSTIN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,982.09 Date 08/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, NOELLE C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $61,982.02 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $61,981.88 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROUNDWATER, DAVID Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,981.72 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, STEVEN W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,981.42 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $61,981.22 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, KATHERINE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $61,980.35 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JENNIFER E Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,980.33 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO-LUGO, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,979.90 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, NANCY Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $61,979.88 Date 08/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE-ALLEN, KAREN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,979.84 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EDMUND F. Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $61,979.82 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, KEVIN B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $61,979.79 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, VENUS M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $61,979.66 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAVID J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $61,979.41 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, MICHELE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $61,979.25 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGENSTEIN, SHEREE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,978.98 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBDAHL, NICHOLAS P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $61,978.83 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYGAS, LARRY D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,978.25 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, ERIC J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,978.16 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, KAREN A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $61,978.12 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORATTI, REBECCA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,977.77 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $61,977.41 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNZWEIG, MARTIN A Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $61,977.31 Date 02/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JOHN A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $61,977.20 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, TAMI L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,976.98 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARDEN, MARK G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,975.94 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGAS, LEE ANN Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,975.82 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DEIRDRE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $61,975.73 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, ROSS J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $61,975.69 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, BENJAMIN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,975.56 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, TODD DANIEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $61,975.03 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, JUAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,974.84 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, DIANA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,974.84 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SARNA D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,974.78 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELI, LINDA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,974.49 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMEAWAD, SALWA G Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,974.48 Date 04/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUAN, VIVIAN P Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $61,974.36 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLALLY, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,973.92 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JOAN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,973.85 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, VIVIAN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,973.67 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, DORINE G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,973.67 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORDENTE, MARIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,973.67 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHTENGALE, JOHN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,973.67 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System