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 CAMBRAI, DAVID E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,287.85 Date 01/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURE, HEATHER Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,287.81 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, DIANE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,287.30 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSLE, MEREDITH E Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $61,287.28 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DOMINIC Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $61,286.73 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, SHANE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,286.54 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Albany County Amount $61,286.51 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKANE, DINA S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $61,286.13 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBILE, FRANK L, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,285.87 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, ADAM C Employer name City of Auburn Amount $61,285.86 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TERESITA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,285.43 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, KERRI L Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $61,285.37 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKER NANCI, JOYCE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,285.05 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGAR, JENNIFER C Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $61,284.77 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BONITA D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,284.15 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKHOLM, JAY E Employer name Village of Attica Amount $61,284.13 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, THEODORE J Employer name Village of Portville Amount $61,284.06 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, KEVIN R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,283.80 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANEAR, JASON L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $61,283.58 Date 12/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGLOFF, SCOTT W Employer name Erie County Amount $61,283.55 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENING, CARL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $61,283.37 Date 03/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARSH, SCOTT V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,283.37 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDLAND, KELSEY T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,283.26 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, MARY ANN Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $61,282.97 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOT, EARL A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $61,282.91 Date 01/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDA, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $61,282.86 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JOSEPH J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,282.68 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, KRISTEN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,282.51 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACMASTER, ROSEANNE MARVIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,282.31 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $61,281.78 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, STEVEN A Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $61,281.70 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, REBECCA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,281.64 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BEATRICE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,281.48 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, PATRICK V Employer name City of Albany Amount $61,281.39 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSIMO, LOUIS Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $61,281.04 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, ANGELA A Employer name Village of Chester Amount $61,280.83 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINELLI, PETER J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $61,280.69 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, CAROL M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $61,280.40 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,280.31 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREULICH, CHARLES G Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $61,280.23 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, THOMAS W Employer name Village of Groton Amount $61,280.15 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUIGNAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $61,280.10 Date 08/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSMAN, VLADIMIR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $61,279.34 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAROLYN B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,279.24 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, KRISTA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,279.05 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, SHAUN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,278.88 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CONSTANCE R Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $61,278.84 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, NATASHA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $61,278.80 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLLANO, ALEX Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $61,278.55 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINAULT, ANN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $61,277.74 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROSALINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,277.67 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY L Employer name Warren County Amount $61,277.52 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ERIC J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $61,277.50 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, NICOLE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,277.47 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINE, CRAIG R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,277.43 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MGBEJUME, GODFREY A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $61,277.32 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES T, II Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,277.01 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, KYLE E Employer name City of Utica Amount $61,276.70 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATES, LAWRENCE R, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,276.64 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSSER, JOHN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $61,276.59 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNOTT, PAULETTE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $61,276.51 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, GEORGE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,276.44 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JOSEPH C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,276.33 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, CORDIE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,276.02 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMPTON, VALERIE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,275.56 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSWEILER, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $61,275.50 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, KATHLEEN T Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $61,275.49 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, DAVID Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $61,275.38 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LINDA L Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $61,275.20 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIBONE, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,274.98 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, SUSAN K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $61,274.97 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARY R Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $61,274.90 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, WILLIAM R Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $61,274.89 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINATO, JAMES C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,274.46 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA-MARCELLUS, MARIA A Employer name Department of State Amount $61,274.46 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DANIEL J, SR Employer name Department of State Amount $61,274.46 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, DONIELLE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIS, TANIKA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BROCCO, ANTHONY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, TERENCE M, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADONE, DEANNA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, PETER B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIANG, JI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLETT, JEFFREY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JAMES CAREY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHINA, KAITLIN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEENO, FRANK N, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BRIAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSVILLE, JOHN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMAGO, BRENDAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFF, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONENBERG, BARBARA E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $61,274.46 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEY, JOYCE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,274.46 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEM, LISA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,274.46 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANEY, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,274.46 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, JANET L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,274.46 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSS, NINA R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $61,274.46 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, COREY N Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $61,274.46 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINCAS, RODICA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,274.46 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, LISA E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $61,274.46 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System