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 STEWART, DEBORAH J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $61,743.00 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, ROBERT Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,742.89 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZONI, ANDREA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,742.75 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALS, LINDA C Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $61,742.64 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRUCCIO, DOMENICK A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,742.50 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ISMAILA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,742.12 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, ELEONORE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,740.93 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, BECKY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,740.79 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMEZ, HENNA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,740.74 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, BRETT A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $61,740.73 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISHLER, SOFIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,740.48 Date 05/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DIANNE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $61,739.92 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, JEFFREY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,739.65 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNITTI, SANDRA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,739.57 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARKOWSKI, JOSHUA J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $61,739.55 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCI, ENRICO A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $61,739.34 Date 07/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, LUANNE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $61,739.28 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMERMAN, PAUL Employer name Jefferson County Amount $61,739.19 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO-AURIENCE, DEANNA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,738.97 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, MARK C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $61,738.85 Date 07/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEICHERT, HENRY J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $61,738.77 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ROGER O Employer name Seneca County Amount $61,738.71 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAK, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $61,738.62 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTARCI, MEHMET S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,738.58 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AARON S Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $61,738.56 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, NICOLE R Employer name Cortland County Amount $61,738.42 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, DONNA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,738.25 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, ALEC J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $61,737.64 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRANT, JO ANN Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,737.39 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REO, MARY CHRISTINE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,737.08 Date 03/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $61,736.77 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DOREEN A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $61,735.79 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LAWRENCE P Employer name Broome County Amount $61,735.45 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, OWEN H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $61,735.30 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, RICHARD R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $61,735.17 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBATH, ROBERT D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $61,734.60 Date 10/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRMILLER, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $61,734.58 Date 07/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, RAYMOND E Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $61,734.45 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, LAURIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,734.29 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLUKOWICZ, RICHARD Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $61,733.92 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Columbia County Amount $61,733.83 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERGOOD, MONTE L, SR Employer name City of Lockport Amount $61,733.25 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, LESLIE J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $61,732.95 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, KRISTI L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $61,732.48 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDINA, CYNTHIA L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $61,732.41 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPERSTEIN, GREGORY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,731.97 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, LAURIE J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,731.92 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMIN, SELINA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,731.33 Date 02/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CARL H Employer name Erie County Amount $61,731.32 Date 06/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, STEPHEN Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $61,731.21 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, JENNIFER E Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $61,731.01 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEVILLE, MARK D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,730.86 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, AIMEE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $61,730.70 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, CHRISTINE A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $61,730.66 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, ANN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $61,730.64 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRGAS, SONIA Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $61,730.36 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESBRO, DUSTIN R Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $61,730.22 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKINIS, JON M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $61,730.18 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPNICK, MARLANA Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $61,729.97 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, SCOTT R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $61,729.91 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, OSMOND B Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $61,729.28 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, JAMES W Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,729.15 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORTE, MARISA D Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $61,728.73 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMOUD, ABDIRAHMAN Employer name Erie County Amount $61,728.48 Date 07/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, RUSSELL D Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $61,728.45 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $61,728.33 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADDIO, CARI J Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $61,728.32 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, SHELAYNE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $61,728.20 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARA, LUCIO Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $61,728.06 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATO, MARIKO Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,727.84 Date 10/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROCHELLE Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $61,727.77 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSLEY, WALTER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,727.67 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEN, PATRICK R Employer name Yates County Amount $61,727.43 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $61,727.25 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $61,727.19 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROCHER, GINA M Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $61,726.60 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, DEBRA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,726.39 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDEMAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $61,726.17 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, MELANIE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,726.16 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, MICHAEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,726.08 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, JAMES G Employer name Erie County Amount $61,726.03 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, SHAQUANNA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,725.50 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, KAROL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,725.18 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOLF, BARBARA J Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $61,725.02 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNEY, BARBARA J Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $61,725.01 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, JAMES J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $61,724.52 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDY, JANINE C Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $61,724.37 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DANIEL P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $61,724.18 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODERMOTE, ALDEN W Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $61,724.09 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, ADAM P Employer name Lewis County Amount $61,724.02 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTERS, ROBIN D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,723.89 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, EDWARD R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,723.64 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO-CARAOS, PERLA P Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $61,723.44 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICIARO, BARBARA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $61,722.59 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENOVA, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,722.48 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, COLLEEN A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $61,722.06 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINER, BARRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,722.03 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEN, DOLORES Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $61,721.97 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHT, GUY C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,721.90 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKIW, TIMOTHY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $61,721.76 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System