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 ARRA, JAMES V Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $61,905.12 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, STEPHANIE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,904.96 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, ADELE M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $61,904.74 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TANYA S Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $61,904.59 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEIT, JEFFREY I Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $61,904.46 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARLE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,903.58 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCSIS, GINA M Employer name Allegany County Amount $61,903.42 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARETTI, DELORES M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,903.36 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, DUSTIN J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $61,903.35 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWABY, VERNA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $61,903.18 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $61,903.10 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKEY, STEPHEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,901.99 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MONICA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,901.92 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LOIS A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $61,901.64 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SCOTT D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,901.54 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, ESTEBAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $61,901.37 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERHOLTZER, GORDON D Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $61,900.80 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, ROSS A Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $61,900.69 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGOE, CONNIE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $61,900.55 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRON, LUEDELL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,900.55 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, JOSEPH J Employer name Albany County Amount $61,900.53 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KATHY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $61,900.46 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUKAT, SYED K Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $61,900.02 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINEMANN, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $61,900.02 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELOVER, RENEE T Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $61,899.74 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, DENNY M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,899.66 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, ELEANOR Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $61,899.64 Date 03/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,899.40 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELSCHER, GLENN F Employer name Town of Eden Amount $61,898.93 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, RYANNA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $61,898.91 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, APRIL D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $61,898.82 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WENDY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $61,898.58 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARREA, STEFANIE K Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $61,898.49 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINERO, STEPHANIE Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $61,898.47 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GENDRE, MONIQUE Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $61,898.22 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, MICHAEL W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,898.19 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECKLER, ALANA M Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $61,898.06 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECOT, NICHOLAS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,897.85 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDACARO, NICOLE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,897.83 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RONALD J Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $61,897.77 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSOCANOS, MARIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,897.56 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DAVID Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $61,897.43 Date 04/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUZBIK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $61,897.43 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,896.66 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,896.61 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZAK, MONICA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,896.61 Date 09/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PAUL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $61,896.61 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINO, BRIAN J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,896.46 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, KAREEM N Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $61,896.11 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUATT, ALLAN D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $61,895.97 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHLBUSCH, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,895.84 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, RYAN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $61,895.66 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANK, DONALD J Employer name Livingston County Amount $61,895.50 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNERT, MATTHEW L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,895.42 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTILLO, LORRAINE S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $61,895.16 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,894.92 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $61,894.86 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYFIELD, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $61,894.72 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, DEBORAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,894.61 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SANDRA W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,894.52 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, SANDRA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $61,894.49 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAR, JESSIE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $61,894.46 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIN, MONICA W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,894.24 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTINO, ANDREW T Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,893.61 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, ANTHONY S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,893.56 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, STEPHEN R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,893.30 Date 07/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN-WALL, PATRICIA D Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $61,892.81 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRACCA, RICHARD A Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $61,892.81 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,892.76 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXHAJ, NAILE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,892.71 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LUKE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,892.44 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MELISSA L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $61,892.38 Date 06/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, CATHERINE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $61,892.11 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLISSON, INGRID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,892.05 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCONE, ADAM L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $61,891.34 Date 11/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CHERRINE N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $61,890.79 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE-WILLIAMS, BRIGITTE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,890.64 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, CARMEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $61,890.22 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, CORY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,889.51 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, DEBRA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $61,888.97 Date 03/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, EMIL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,888.95 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMELINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $61,888.90 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUTWURST, ADAM H Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,888.85 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZYNSKI-SAVACOOL, DEBORAH A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $61,888.77 Date 10/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFF A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $61,888.61 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSAC, MARIE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $61,888.48 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TODD A Employer name Albany County Amount $61,888.13 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOVICH, YELENA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $61,887.89 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAVES, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,887.85 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIAL, JEREMY J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $61,887.70 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, BRANDON S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,887.35 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTA, HECTOR A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,886.90 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHERA, MARIA R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $61,886.26 Date 07/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, ELLEN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $61,886.26 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ-HALL, MARIE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $61,886.24 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, ANNA I Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,886.11 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, COLE D Employer name City of Rome Amount $61,885.76 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLBRICH, LORRAINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,885.50 Date 02/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSITO, MARY E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $61,885.37 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLL, KATHY E Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $61,885.03 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System