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 TORRES, JOSE A G Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $61,505.19 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, GERARDO J Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,505.06 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONI, TARRA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,505.02 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, MAURICE H Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $61,505.00 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERTER, MARY A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $61,504.78 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, JOSHUA M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $61,504.77 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, DAVIDE V Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,504.36 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZIK, GARY J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $61,503.99 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUANE, DANIEL E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $61,503.67 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DAVID J Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,503.51 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, COURTNEY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCONE, FRANK Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JACQUELYN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, OLIVIA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIOT, GREGORY Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGO, ROSALAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDICCIO, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITANO, DIANE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILIO, CARL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, RICHARD Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGHESE, ABRAHAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.09 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVOTI-MAIUOLO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.08 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERKIN, DOUGLAS H Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,503.07 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, RONALD T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $61,502.94 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN-RUFFIN, TALISSA G Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $61,502.75 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, RAYMOND F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,502.69 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DONALD J, III Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $61,502.64 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARIN, JESSICA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,502.50 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFORD, RONALD L Employer name Broome County Amount $61,502.33 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, KAREN R Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $61,502.22 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERNATT, CAROL A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $61,502.20 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, CECILIA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $61,502.14 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD F, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,501.86 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RICHARD D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $61,501.59 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, SOL C Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,501.58 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, LARRY E Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $61,501.31 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINSTEIN, LAURA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,501.31 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KARLA N Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,500.66 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBARCZYK, PAULINE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,500.53 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCATOLA, ADAM J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,500.43 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIERIEM, JOHN S Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,500.15 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CRYSTAL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,500.12 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSEMER, LORRAINE Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $61,499.72 Date 04/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIAROLI ALLEN, JACLYN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,499.61 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANCE, CHERYL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $61,499.60 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZELLE, NATHAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,499.49 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, JESSE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $61,499.08 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, GREG Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $61,498.72 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASFAR, THOMAS Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $61,498.26 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIAH, JENNIFER S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $61,497.96 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSERT, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,497.91 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, RICHARD S Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,497.80 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KEVIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,497.24 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, BONITA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $61,496.81 Date 01/03/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, KEVIN D Employer name Genesee County Amount $61,496.71 Date 08/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENNAN, DOREEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,496.43 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUA, SIMONE Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $61,496.18 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, JOHN P Employer name Town of Massena Amount $61,496.15 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHANAS, MICHELLE Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $61,495.93 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAROLIS, GICAMINO J, III Employer name City of Rome Amount $61,495.64 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VALLIE, MICHAEL F Employer name Warren County Amount $61,495.50 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEBALA, TOM Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,495.50 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLALILLO, JOHN A, JR Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $61,495.41 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ERICKA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,495.04 Date 02/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,494.79 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, DANIELLE M G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $61,494.59 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBROCKLIN, KAYLA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,494.40 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, VINCENT J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $61,494.32 Date 09/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LEROY, JR Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $61,494.19 Date 03/21/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DONGEN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,494.19 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, ROBERT Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,493.84 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEPOTH, RAYMOND E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $61,493.83 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $61,493.59 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOHN C Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $61,493.47 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LLOYD P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $61,493.38 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOITKO, SHARON R Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $61,493.30 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETEVIA, SELASIE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $61,493.25 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, SARAH L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $61,493.03 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, ELIZABETH Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,492.91 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, MARK T Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,492.88 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANGNER, DANIELLE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $61,492.87 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, ELIZABETH K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,492.56 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, DUANE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $61,492.50 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, SHAUN P Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $61,492.05 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CRAIG B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,492.02 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROGER E, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,491.96 Date 05/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, WILLIAM J Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $61,491.94 Date 09/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULA, JOSEPH E Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,491.90 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASNIGHT, DAVID E Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,491.67 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, NINA L Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $61,491.63 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PATRICK J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $61,491.41 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIOLA, STEPHEN C Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $61,491.13 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, PETER F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $61,490.99 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPH, YVONNE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $61,490.67 Date 05/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIERS, GEORGE C Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,490.51 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, GERALD L, II Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,490.36 Date 09/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NANCI Employer name Dutchess County Amount $61,490.30 Date 02/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOSE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,490.24 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOAN T Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $61,490.13 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVI, DEAN T Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $61,489.91 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System