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 VALERY, OSEPHA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $61,823.37 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, KAREN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $61,823.18 Date 02/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, ROBERTA A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $61,823.07 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIAK, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $61,822.83 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, LOU ANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $61,822.74 Date 12/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSSI, THOMAS M, SR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,822.66 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAHEY, BENJAMIN T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,822.62 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEALEY, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,822.23 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZESKOWIAK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,822.20 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, NATHAN W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $61,822.18 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SETH C Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,821.93 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RANDOLPH Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $61,821.77 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANNER-ROBINSON, SANDRA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,821.24 Date 02/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WILLIE C Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $61,821.11 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $61,820.86 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDOLFI, JAMES Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $61,820.79 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEDS, DEBORAH A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $61,820.56 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, AMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,820.46 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, DAVID A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $61,820.45 Date 08/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, MARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,820.09 Date 06/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, PHILIP J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $61,819.92 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIBLANCO, BELKIS M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,819.77 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $61,819.76 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIKA, GENC Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,819.68 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLES, SANDRA L K Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $61,819.60 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSER, RUSSELL W Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,819.52 Date 03/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIANA, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,819.24 Date 01/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARSHA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,818.95 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BARBARA A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $61,818.90 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN WONG, JOYCE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,818.72 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMIDE, CHRISTOPHER J, II Employer name City of Watertown Amount $61,818.48 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, JO ANN Employer name Franklin County Amount $61,818.46 Date 05/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $61,818.31 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, JAMES Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $61,817.67 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, MARIE Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,817.28 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, THOMAS Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $61,816.71 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, JEFFREY N Employer name Niagara County Amount $61,816.66 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APRUZZESE, PHILIP V Employer name Department of Law Amount $61,816.43 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSINNA, ANTHONY J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $61,816.15 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VITO, JOHN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $61,815.57 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDA, MARK Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,815.48 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WENDY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,815.44 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $61,815.31 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EILEEN P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,815.09 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GEORGE, LORI A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $61,814.84 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONER, CHARMAINE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $61,814.49 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSETTI, FRANK Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $61,814.00 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD-LESTER, BECKY J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,813.89 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNE, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $61,813.89 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHANNON E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $61,813.72 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDMAN, HOLLY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $61,813.63 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTERO, BEVERLY A Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $61,813.57 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLECE, SEAN W Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $61,813.34 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, GLENN D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $61,813.00 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JOHN T Employer name Town of Southold Amount $61,813.00 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAGER, JEANELLE T Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $61,812.24 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITARD, ROSA LINDA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $61,812.07 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, WILLIAM P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $61,811.62 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, SCOTT C Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,811.51 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, THERESA E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $61,810.94 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SUSAN Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,810.57 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,810.49 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATWIJEC, PAUL R Employer name City of Rome Amount $61,810.25 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNOX, DEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,809.99 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LISA Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,809.71 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, THOMAS R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $61,809.35 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, ABEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,808.86 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLY, KATHLEEN Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $61,808.16 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $61,807.53 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ZACHARY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,807.40 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREFONTAINE, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $61,807.40 Date 10/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $61,807.35 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUR, DAVID M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $61,807.13 Date 04/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $61,807.08 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBERGAMO, JOSEPH Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,807.07 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIKA, RICKEY W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,806.67 Date 03/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTHLANSKI, JOHN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $61,806.60 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DENISE T Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $61,806.60 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCEY, PATRICIA K Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,806.26 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PESCHIO, GERARD J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $61,806.04 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,805.60 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MARSICO, PAMELA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $61,805.43 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, ERIKA A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $61,805.40 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMOVYCH, OLEKSANDRA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $61,805.36 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDRA, KERLINE C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,805.17 Date 04/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHIK, CRYSTAL L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,804.94 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,804.84 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTES, ERIC R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $61,804.83 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ROSE ANN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $61,803.96 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, ALAN C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $61,803.72 Date 09/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,803.70 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, STEFANO Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $61,803.50 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $61,803.38 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JENNIFER L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $61,803.29 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGORENKO, NATALIYA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,803.01 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENS, KATHRYN M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,802.92 Date 10/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MARY E Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $61,802.61 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, BRIAN M Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $61,802.43 Date 10/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESAHOVITZ, TOVA Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $61,802.20 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, DOUGLAS S Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $61,802.02 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System