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 PRICE, STEVEN R Employer name Erie County Amount $61,111.01 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THONE, THOMAS Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $61,110.68 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,110.65 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, JOHN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,110.33 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, DONALD J Employer name Albany County Amount $61,110.27 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, ROBERT P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,110.26 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, MICHAEL D Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $61,110.12 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,110.00 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHRISTINA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,110.00 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JANET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,110.00 Date 07/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JODIE L Employer name Washington County Amount $61,109.81 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDO, KAREN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,109.49 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KAREN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,109.32 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APGAR, MARY ANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,109.23 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHICCHIO, IRENE Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $61,108.97 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, MARY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $61,108.67 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, KIM I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,108.51 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, VINCENT A Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $61,108.10 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $61,107.84 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MICHELLE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,107.72 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIANI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,107.68 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, OTIS L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $61,106.86 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIER, MARC J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $61,106.75 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, MICHELE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $61,106.67 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCOSKE, JESSICA P Employer name Albany County Amount $61,106.59 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUASAY, SOURIPORN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,106.54 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOCKIE, LEONARD M Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $61,106.39 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BRANDON L Employer name Orange County Amount $61,106.14 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, JAMES R Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,105.90 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-CROSS, JEANINE Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,105.82 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERMEIER, DARLENE J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,105.74 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ROBBIN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,105.37 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Beacon Amount $61,105.21 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, STEPFANIE Employer name Albany County Amount $61,105.16 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DAVID A Employer name Clinton County Amount $61,105.11 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, PHILIP A Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $61,104.99 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDACCI, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,104.94 Date 01/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JOHN N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,104.72 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSTO, ALANA R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,104.45 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGON, STACEY L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $61,104.37 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, NICOLE C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $61,104.20 Date 01/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DONALD M, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,104.08 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ZACHARY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,103.76 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SYLVIA O Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $61,103.43 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPOE, KRISTEN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,102.90 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAVANISKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $61,102.71 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, GEORGE H Employer name Sullivan County Amount $61,102.47 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICHTEL, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $61,102.34 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTINA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,101.95 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, CHAIRMONA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $61,101.88 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGOS, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,101.63 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELBORN, GAY J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $61,101.60 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHUNICKY, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $61,101.59 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,101.44 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHRBERG, WILLIAM Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $61,101.39 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALHOUB, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $61,101.35 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHARLES C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $61,101.23 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURG, KATHRYN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,101.19 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLAND, VINCE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,101.16 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, SHARON A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,100.41 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBARKER, ROBERT J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $61,100.16 Date 03/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TAHVIA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,100.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBULSKI, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,099.78 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTHI, ROBERT C Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $61,099.71 Date 10/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABANT, JOANN L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $61,099.71 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KYLIE A Employer name Education Department Amount $61,099.48 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUEY, ORLENA B Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,099.45 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, BOZENA J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $61,099.43 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZULLO, MICHAEL A, III Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $61,099.39 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY C Employer name Department of Law Amount $61,099.30 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKNER, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $61,099.10 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, KURT M Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $61,098.90 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LECKONBY, ADAM P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $61,098.81 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, VINCENT C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $61,098.66 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, AUDREY A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $61,098.66 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $61,098.51 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSI, JOY C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $61,097.98 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, THOMAS R Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,097.87 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIA, RICHARD A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,097.78 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARD, CHARLES F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,097.51 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, ROBERT A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,097.36 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID A Employer name Broome County Amount $61,097.20 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, DANIEL, JR Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $61,096.67 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBORSKAYA, ELENA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,096.62 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JUSTIN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $61,096.56 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BETH M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $61,095.76 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATENZON, LEONID Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $61,095.73 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHL, KEVIN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $61,095.69 Date 12/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, ADAM R Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $61,095.55 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ROSEANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,095.33 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, TRACY N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,095.28 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKNER, VICTORIA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,095.25 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBECK, ANN M Employer name Albany County Amount $61,095.20 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.19 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOASI, KAREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.10 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, PAMELA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.10 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MONICA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.10 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, TAMMY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.10 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATCHETT, ELAINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.10 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KAREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,095.10 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System