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 O'NEILL, BRIAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,811.83 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KEITH Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,811.80 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREIS, BRENDA J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,811.64 Date 09/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, HERMINIO Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $60,811.51 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLIGUICOTA, FRANCESCO O Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $60,811.02 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JUAN T Employer name Albany County Amount $60,810.86 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFFO, PATRICIA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $60,810.55 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGER, ROBERT N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $60,810.21 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JO-ELLEN Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $60,810.20 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LOUGHLIN, KIERAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,810.05 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LOUISE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,810.04 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CRAIG A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,809.94 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ANNIE Y Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,809.90 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIEWICZ, SERENA D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,808.74 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SHARON D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $60,808.19 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKIE-MOORE, DIANNE T Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $60,807.94 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY-PINNOCK, IMOGENE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,807.48 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOWSKY, ELEANOR B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $60,807.38 Date 03/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAOCIN, ALEX Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $60,807.07 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JACK D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $60,806.51 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, LINDA E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $60,806.48 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, RAFAEL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,806.41 Date 08/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLANO, JOSEPH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,806.33 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KEVIN S Employer name Erie County Amount $60,806.16 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNAN, STEPHANIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,805.98 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, VANESSA Y Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $60,805.72 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILACKY, JENNIFER B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,805.54 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, HASSAN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $60,805.47 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LYNN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,805.40 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, PATRICIA A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,804.81 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEKIN, JAMES H Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $60,804.81 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGOTTI, DEBRA A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $60,804.51 Date 08/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPIES, ELIZABETH C Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $60,804.38 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTSON, JOHN E Employer name Orange County Amount $60,804.04 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANINOSENCIO, JOEY, JR Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $60,803.85 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHERYL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,803.65 Date 02/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMBLOW, GEORGE E Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $60,803.50 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKE, DOMINIC S Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $60,803.01 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUAN, JIIN-JIIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,802.98 Date 07/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DANIEL H Employer name Oswego County Amount $60,802.95 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETNEY, BRIAN P Employer name Oswego County Amount $60,802.92 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGIELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $60,802.79 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, STEPHEN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $60,802.63 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,802.58 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, KEITH A Employer name Otsego County Amount $60,802.30 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAKOWSKI, ROBERT F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,801.99 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, MELISSA Employer name City of Kingston Amount $60,801.98 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, SARAH M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,801.93 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABECK, DIANE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $60,801.00 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, CHRISTINE Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $60,800.97 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLAND, REBECCA B Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $60,800.76 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZAK, JUDY A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $60,800.45 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, LAWRENCE M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $60,800.21 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA SAZO, MARIO R Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,800.16 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCH, BRADLEY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,800.16 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, AURORA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $60,799.56 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINA, MARTA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,799.51 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CALVIN Employer name Bryant Library Amount $60,799.40 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOSEPH R, III Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $60,799.35 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, MARK G Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $60,799.14 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, HELEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $60,798.92 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,798.62 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTRINI, JENNA B Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $60,798.57 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAULOVA, FAINA Employer name Education Department Amount $60,798.01 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLMAN, DONALD M, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $60,797.50 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRIAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,797.32 Date 07/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHELLE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $60,797.31 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARATTA, DARLENE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $60,797.24 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGANETTI, MARIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,797.22 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUST, NICHOLAS G Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $60,797.20 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALENO, STEVEN J Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $60,797.00 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,796.84 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASPRION, DONNA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $60,796.82 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, JOHN R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $60,796.36 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, WILLIAM N Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $60,796.27 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, MATTHEW D Employer name Warren County Amount $60,796.16 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, ALBERT Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $60,796.07 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRES, HALINA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,795.94 Date 11/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT-ROGGOW, ERIKA A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $60,795.68 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, JEANETTE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,795.47 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROSA A Employer name Erie County Amount $60,795.34 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-CRUZ, RUTH M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,795.03 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, PHILLIP LEON Employer name Jefferson County Amount $60,794.99 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, MARVIN O Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $60,794.92 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TERRI L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $60,794.45 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, ROBERT T Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $60,794.09 Date 02/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMINO, GENNARO A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $60,793.90 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINAXAS, PATRICIA J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $60,793.52 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTESHEIM, LISA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $60,793.00 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, APARNA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,792.94 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, THOMAS J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,792.51 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANNA, DEBORAH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,792.46 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, MATTHEW B Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,792.35 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLERICK, LAURA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,792.17 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, LINDA G Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $60,792.05 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MALCOM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,791.93 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, BRENDAN T Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $60,791.58 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CHRISTINE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $60,791.35 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, JARED A Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,790.66 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOKURNO, MELISSA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,790.66 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System