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 CARR, DANIEL J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $61,129.01 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, JOSE S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $61,128.77 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, BRIAN D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,128.75 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, ANNETTE I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,128.67 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, VINCENT G, III Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $61,128.40 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIRA, FRANK M, SR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $61,128.32 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,128.23 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCOLI, GIOVANNA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $61,128.12 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONENBERG, DAVID Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,128.10 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, JOHN J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,127.95 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BETH N Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $61,127.50 Date 10/20/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULZER, JOSHUA C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $61,127.40 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SCOTT R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $61,127.40 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JENNIFER K Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,127.06 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANI, JAMES J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,127.00 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LINDA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,126.84 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIL, SUSAN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,126.80 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, AMANDA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $61,126.74 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINGHER, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $61,126.70 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSO, JOSEPH F Employer name Clinton County Amount $61,126.36 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLKER, JO ANN Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $61,125.90 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIHS, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,125.86 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPUTO, BICE A Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $61,125.77 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, PAUL D Employer name Yates County Amount $61,125.64 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTELLO, THOMAS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,125.48 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS-FIELDS, CHRISTINE V Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $61,125.44 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, BELINDA J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $61,125.18 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRUSKI, DAVID W Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $61,125.11 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JEANINE E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $61,125.00 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, NICOLE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,124.63 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAK, COLLEEN F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,124.58 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, DELBERT D Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $61,124.54 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, GRACE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,124.07 Date 12/09/1959 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVALL, ANTOINETTE T Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $61,123.72 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIOLA, DEBORAH A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $61,123.70 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSO, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,123.66 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN E Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $61,123.41 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, BRIAN P Employer name City of Oneida Amount $61,123.35 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRROKU, ERNEST Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,123.02 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, SHAWNA M Employer name Allegany County Amount $61,122.85 Date 06/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONOUGH, RICHARD Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $61,122.72 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SOPHIE F Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $61,122.53 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGENSTEIN, THOMAS S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,122.17 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTWITZ, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $61,121.99 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBLAUCH, AUDREY J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $61,121.53 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, MARGUERITE M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $61,121.15 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONTI, KENNETH R Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $61,120.84 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUMENACKER, RAYMOND A, III Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $61,120.71 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, ANNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,120.47 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALKIEWICZ, DENNIS M Employer name Albany County Amount $61,120.21 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGATE-WADE, JUDITH Employer name Norwich Housing Authority Amount $61,119.60 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, NEIL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,119.49 Date 01/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLEY, STEFANIE K Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $61,119.30 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMENS, KEITH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,119.17 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENITHAN, TY E Employer name Washington County Amount $61,119.07 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWIN, KATHLEEN S Employer name Warren County Amount $61,119.00 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGA, JENNIFER C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,118.69 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, ADAM R Employer name Warren County Amount $61,118.68 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $61,118.64 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN-KOCOUREK, JAMES P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $61,118.41 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, ANTHONY V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,118.38 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETSELL, DARREN R Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $61,118.22 Date 03/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JAMES A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $61,118.02 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JONATHAN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,117.57 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, JUSTIN W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $61,117.44 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $61,117.40 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, PRECIOSA LEE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,117.30 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VICTORIA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,116.95 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,116.70 Date 10/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $61,116.67 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANUCCI, JANET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $61,116.48 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDSLAND, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,116.35 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, CHERYL W Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $61,116.16 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN F Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $61,116.09 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETTE, JON R Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $61,116.00 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIKATA, MARY T Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $61,115.88 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHER, STEPHEN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,115.71 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KEITH S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,115.56 Date 02/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, FRANCIS C Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $61,115.44 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCULLO, LAWRENCE C Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $61,115.43 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ROHNEY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,114.95 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, DIANE Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $61,114.86 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, ANTHONY P Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $61,114.73 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, JUSTIN A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $61,114.60 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $61,114.40 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVELLO, CONCETTA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,114.23 Date 10/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRATTY, GLENN E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $61,114.20 Date 04/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLOR, RYAN L Employer name City of Olean Amount $61,114.12 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EARLEY, MARCIA A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $61,113.87 Date 07/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MICHAEL J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $61,113.87 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHAY, SYLVIA M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $61,113.87 Date 07/02/1959 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPE, CHARLES F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,113.57 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, DANIEL R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $61,113.44 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, AMY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,113.22 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHARLES M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $61,113.10 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KEVIN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $61,112.48 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DENNIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $61,112.46 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EUGENE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,112.33 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, WILLIAM L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $61,112.27 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, SABRINA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,111.17 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System