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 MERCADO, MARIE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,904.98 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, SUSAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $60,904.91 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDA, ANDREA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $60,904.85 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULINSKI, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Amount $60,904.51 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBOWSKI, CATHERINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,904.29 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAHRING, MARTHA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $60,904.26 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, PHYLISS Employer name Columbia County Amount $60,904.00 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPCIA, RICHARD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,903.85 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBET, DOROTHY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $60,903.84 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, JOAN F Employer name Education Department Amount $60,903.84 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENSORI, PAULA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $60,903.77 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LAURIE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $60,903.52 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JODY E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $60,902.98 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKLIN, THOMAS P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,902.98 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEARY, NICOLE K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,902.10 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTEN, NORMA I Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,902.10 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROSE A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $60,901.94 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRMAK, MARGARET L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,901.53 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDEE, TIMOTHY S Employer name Albany County Amount $60,901.23 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, JASON A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $60,900.74 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONES, KENNETH W Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $60,900.70 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAN, KEVIN P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,900.57 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $60,900.50 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, DENISE J Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $60,900.41 Date 11/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGHAYORE, EDWINE Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $60,900.33 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBINS, JAMES I, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,900.26 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, COLIN F Employer name Cortland County Amount $60,900.16 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, EVA Employer name Town of Greece Amount $60,900.12 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, TIMOTHY X Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,900.00 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEE, JOSEPH H, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,899.99 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIERS, CRAIG S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $60,899.94 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDZIK, JOSEPH W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $60,899.93 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLMAN, FRANCIS M Employer name Erie County Amount $60,899.84 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRACCIA, LOUIS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,899.54 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, KENNETH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,899.35 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMOR, JEAN P Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $60,899.19 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, AMBER M Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $60,898.53 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGO, JENNIFER R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,898.50 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, ROSEMARY E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $60,898.27 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MICHELLE D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $60,898.23 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMLOCHAN, RICKARDO D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,898.09 Date 03/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHR, STEPHANIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,898.03 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHELLEY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $60,897.68 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUL, ANDREW Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $60,897.20 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, FRANCIS P Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $60,897.10 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTENAY, JACQUELINE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,896.85 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMA, MARCELLA C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $60,896.85 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, SHAWN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,896.82 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMFIELD, VERONICA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $60,896.64 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTRAW, GARY E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $60,896.46 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, SUSAN Employer name Orange County Amount $60,895.40 Date 05/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, AYESHA K Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $60,895.22 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, LESLIE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $60,894.96 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, BRADLEY M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $60,894.72 Date 01/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACIOLI, JOY M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $60,894.58 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MELVIN T Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $60,894.41 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MELANIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,894.33 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRY, SHELBY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,894.16 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, PAMELA A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $60,894.14 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSEIN, BIBI F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,893.98 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RONALD L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $60,893.96 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Madison County Amount $60,893.87 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANNA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $60,893.66 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, ANDREW J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $60,893.64 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBRANO, ANDREW Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $60,893.59 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASECEELY, CHRISTINE ANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $60,893.48 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, THOMAS L Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $60,893.44 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRAK, LORRAINE D Employer name Broome County Amount $60,893.27 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, RUSSELL P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $60,893.21 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, SCOTT D Employer name Menands UFSD Amount $60,892.82 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIZIS, ALEKSANDR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $60,892.35 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, JOHN S Employer name Albany County Amount $60,891.97 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,891.68 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIETEK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $60,891.62 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, NAKIA S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $60,891.58 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MARSHA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,891.50 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODY, SANDRA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $60,891.45 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLING, SHARON E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $60,891.32 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, SCOTT M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $60,891.00 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGSON, SARA Z Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,891.00 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CRISTYNE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,890.91 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS-BURKE, VASHTI E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,890.82 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHINA, NANCY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,890.50 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TRAVIS R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $60,890.24 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGA, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,890.06 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ELLEN A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $60,889.90 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JASON R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $60,889.85 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRINO, DANIEL F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $60,889.83 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUBIN, CAHLIL S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,889.76 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLADYSZ, LINDA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $60,889.60 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMES, DARLINE W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,889.14 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, MARY K Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $60,889.00 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPUY, DEBRA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $60,888.94 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RONALD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,888.88 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIG, VALERIE MILLER Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $60,888.33 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, GREGORY C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $60,887.99 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MARIE E, MS Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,887.85 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, EVERETT K Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $60,887.82 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTTENHAM, MICHELE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,887.81 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALBERG, ANDREW J, III Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,887.76 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System