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 PANDYA, MAULIK V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,934.55 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIFF, PAUL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,934.50 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JENNIFER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,934.23 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTS, PATRICK F Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,934.17 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECK, JOHN D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,933.79 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHAEL Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $61,933.70 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIKISCH, DAVID R Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $61,933.62 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JAMES G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,933.50 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MICHAEL T Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $61,933.46 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KATHY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,933.45 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,933.43 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, SHARON Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEECE, PATRICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, LINDA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, DENISE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBERT, SHIRLEY Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, VIMESHKUMAR C Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, VICTORIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.83 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, JENNY B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,932.61 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASLANIDIS, SAVELIOS Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,932.29 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIODICE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,931.82 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINDSAY BETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,931.05 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JONATHAN B Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $61,930.95 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LAURA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,930.80 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARY V Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $61,930.50 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,930.44 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ANTHONY J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $61,929.78 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATHERTON, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,929.73 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBKIN, SELWYN W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $61,929.37 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MYRNA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,929.33 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIS, ERIC Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $61,929.32 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, GREGORY C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $61,929.13 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLLMAN, ILANA V Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,928.88 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ALFREDO, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,928.87 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNOCK, JACKLIN E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $61,928.77 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, MARY E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,928.64 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $61,928.64 Date 07/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $61,928.42 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, JASON P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,928.02 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DIANA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,927.75 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVOLI, RICHARD A Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,927.70 Date 01/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DIEGO, MATTHEW P Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $61,927.54 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIAC, DAVID M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $61,927.40 Date 05/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,927.32 Date 06/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVER, GARY P, JR Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,926.47 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUNIO, GERALDINE C Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,926.37 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, JEFFREY S Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $61,926.31 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARFORA, RICHARD P Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,926.31 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKISSOON, SURUJKUMARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,925.83 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SHAN SHAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $61,925.73 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, GISELLE D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,925.47 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PATRICK R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $61,924.55 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARI, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,924.30 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEMARK, VIVIENE R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,924.20 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, PAUL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $61,923.88 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, JEFFREY A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,923.52 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINO, MARIA L Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $61,923.50 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIT, JAMES R Employer name City of Geneva Amount $61,923.40 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGEN-BOBERSKY, JENNIFER M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $61,923.24 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, JEAN F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,923.16 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONSHOFT, MARK D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,923.13 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $61,923.06 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLE, PAULA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,923.02 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, ROBERT E Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,922.96 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $61,922.88 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MAGDALENA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,922.87 Date 05/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, WAYNE F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,922.73 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILPIN, SEAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $61,921.65 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, JAMES E Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $61,921.58 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DAVID S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,921.23 Date 02/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, DONNA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,921.01 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPLIN, MICHELE I Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $61,920.90 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WILLIAM J Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $61,920.84 Date 11/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MIGUEL N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $61,920.83 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, AARON E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $61,920.73 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENGERSEN, LINDA S Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $61,920.49 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULL, DAVID H Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $61,920.38 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TERESA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $61,920.27 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DENICE P Employer name City of Rome Amount $61,919.62 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, KATHY Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $61,919.56 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARCY, CRYSTAL N Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,919.20 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNIS, JAMES I Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $61,919.03 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, SHAWN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,919.00 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, ANGEL A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $61,918.63 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAY L Employer name Village of Albion Amount $61,918.44 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $61,918.39 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, THOMAS D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $61,918.32 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $61,918.11 Date 03/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, NANCY G Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,917.44 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, MARTHA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,917.16 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBY, GOW W Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,916.70 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAEEM, MUHAMMAD Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $61,915.92 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASZAK, LINETTE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,915.90 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, DAVID A Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,915.69 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,915.56 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADE, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,915.50 Date 06/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, RHONDA J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,915.39 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDMAN, PAULA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,914.94 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, CHRISTIAN O Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,914.62 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System