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 EISMAN, ALEXANDRA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,790.66 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, ALICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,790.66 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, GEORGE Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,790.66 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWHE, JOAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,790.66 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MERE, MELISSA J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $60,790.60 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PETER J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,790.45 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, DORIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,789.97 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLO, THOMAS A, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,789.88 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, HELEN Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $60,789.75 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBONO, ROBERT P Employer name Genesee County Amount $60,789.50 Date 10/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBLER, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $60,789.40 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, PATRICIA S Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $60,789.24 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RECARDO ST. V Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $60,789.24 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, ETHEL A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $60,788.92 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $60,788.56 Date 10/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, RAHILA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,788.39 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Troy Amount $60,788.16 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BRIDGET A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $60,787.77 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIONI, JOHN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $60,786.84 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, TRACI-LYNN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $60,786.69 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DAVIS ERIN Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $60,786.26 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AARON M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,786.04 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADZYMINSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,785.74 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, DIANA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $60,785.53 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WNEK, ANNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,785.07 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, DOUGLAS L Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $60,784.96 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,784.44 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SCOTT A Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $60,784.34 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, THOMAS L Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,784.12 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, NANCY J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $60,783.70 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTE, CINDY T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,783.54 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALECKI, MICHAEL K Employer name Town of Elma Amount $60,783.50 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, OMANA Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $60,783.47 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRALOW, GEOFFREY Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $60,783.30 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETERE, PAUL M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $60,783.28 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGWOOD, WILLIAM P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $60,783.11 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, JEFFREY L, JR Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $60,782.50 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELABU, RIMA H Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,782.19 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, JOHN F Employer name Village of Little Valley Amount $60,782.11 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, THOMAS M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,781.89 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, JAMES H Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $60,781.67 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAS, CARLOS J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,781.62 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVATAIO, CHRISTINE K Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $60,781.55 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCADI, KRISTINE ANNE F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,780.90 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $60,780.82 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAQUIDARA, LISA Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $60,780.70 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFIN, RICHARD S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,780.67 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRA, JAMES W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,780.59 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITER, DEVON WAYNE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $60,780.56 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREANA, FRANK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,780.45 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, VINCENT Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $60,779.84 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, KAREN L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $60,779.83 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANUTHOS, GERALD Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $60,779.58 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLI, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,779.57 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHEYDEN, ROBERT J Employer name Albany County Amount $60,779.42 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLI, FRANK A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $60,779.27 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILEWSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,779.14 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, JOHN M Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $60,779.00 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASELTINER, JOYCE C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $60,778.25 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, SUSAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $60,778.11 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, JONATHAN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,777.54 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, JULIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $60,777.35 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPS, C BRYAN Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $60,776.60 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, DONNA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $60,776.36 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCO, DIANE M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $60,775.86 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JAMES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,775.55 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, RONALD D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,775.45 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEDLICKE, NORMA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,775.28 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $60,775.23 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MARY S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $60,774.93 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBULO, ALEXA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,774.59 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUF, KATHLEEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,774.46 Date 09/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, LISA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $60,774.17 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOI, MATTHEW M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,773.90 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, LISA B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $60,773.66 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JACOB A Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $60,773.51 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLABOUGH, AMANDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $60,773.37 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NESHIE, DIANNE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,773.31 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, RONALD P, III Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $60,773.04 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEYMAN, ALEXANDER K Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $60,772.65 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPE, LORELEI Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $60,772.17 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, BARBARA Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $60,772.17 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDGINS, SYLVIA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $60,772.03 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, DARIN T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $60,771.94 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,771.94 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $60,771.82 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, SAMUEL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,770.88 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, BRIAN T Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $60,770.88 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JOSEPH F Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $60,770.49 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRE, SHANNON M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,770.29 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, PATTIE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,770.28 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUERRA, COLLEEN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $60,770.25 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNES, MIGUEL A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,769.28 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, JUDITH M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $60,769.00 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALBO, PATRICIA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $60,768.94 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,768.81 Date 12/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, STEPHEN J Employer name Village of Jeffersonville Amount $60,768.72 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINIG, JANICE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $60,768.71 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, A DAVID Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $60,768.63 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARICE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $60,768.61 Date 12/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System