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 SIMMONS, WILLA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,768.55 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARY A Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,768.37 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSIN, LEONARD M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $60,768.32 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, MAUREEN E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,768.15 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, BRYAN J Employer name Albany County Amount $60,767.92 Date 06/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON-JACKSON, CAROL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,767.80 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, WILLIAM P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,767.66 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, LOLITHIA T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,767.54 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, NICOLE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,767.43 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, SHANE T Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $60,767.24 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOHN E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $60,767.21 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBILIN, ERIK V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $60,767.10 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, ANDREW R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,766.98 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPROSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,766.95 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-KHAN, YVETTE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,766.67 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PENNY L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,766.61 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMERISE, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $60,766.45 Date 08/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, BRIAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $60,766.23 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, NEFERTITI Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $60,765.55 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THOMAS P Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $60,765.37 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,765.29 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, BEVERLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,765.25 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURETA, WILFREDO M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,764.91 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLUS, JAMES D Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $60,764.89 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, BRENDA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $60,764.76 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DESERRIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $60,764.13 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSENICH, JOSEPH C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,764.04 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRST, MARILYN T Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $60,763.94 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JANET E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,763.92 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, LISA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,763.92 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, AMY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,763.92 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDRACKI, STAS M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,763.92 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BREGLIO-KOWALSKI, GINA R Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $60,763.82 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEN, MICHAEL G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $60,763.52 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, JOHN A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $60,763.38 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, HEDY S Employer name Broome County Amount $60,762.95 Date 05/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, TRAVIS J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $60,762.82 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, ANNE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $60,762.53 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAI, PRIYA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,762.39 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, THOMAS E Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $60,762.21 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, EARLE R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,762.20 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, LAURA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $60,762.15 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TOREY J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $60,761.91 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTA, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $60,761.73 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MARION T Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $60,761.65 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWTHORNE, ADRIENNE V Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,761.23 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS-CONLEN, MICHELLE L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $60,761.22 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLIK, JACOB T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,760.57 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANISON, LORI M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $60,760.45 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANUSI, SAIDI A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $60,760.44 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPSON, DEBRA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $60,760.44 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, KRYSTAL Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $60,760.44 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHERYL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,760.44 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, VINCENT M Employer name Albany County Amount $60,760.35 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, JOAN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,760.21 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, TINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,760.15 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLUM, MICHAEL L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $60,760.12 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ERIC J, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,759.93 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $60,759.63 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMIANO, LENORE G Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $60,758.85 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,758.81 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, DENNIS J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $60,758.64 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GREGORY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,758.60 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSINGER, JO ANNE M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $60,758.57 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SCOTT W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,758.54 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERNER, JOSHUA D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,758.40 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, MICHAEL F, III Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $60,758.06 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLA, JODI L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $60,757.99 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILTMAN, HELEN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $60,757.84 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAKEY, JAMES K Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $60,757.19 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,757.19 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIRAGAS, KARLA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,757.19 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIAH, BABUL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $60,757.19 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PEGGYANN M Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $60,757.14 Date 06/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPIERRO, MARISSA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,757.13 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ILANA H Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $60,756.97 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZUZY, ANDRANETTE G Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $60,756.93 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BRYAN H Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $60,756.50 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LYNN P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,756.48 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOCONDO, KIM S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $60,756.20 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIREIKA, REBECCA L Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $60,756.02 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARNS, SCOTT E Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $60,755.86 Date 10/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, RACHEL T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $60,755.75 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRADER, KATE L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $60,755.58 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAICOOAR, VISHANTI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,755.55 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JAMES R Employer name Chemung County Amount $60,755.53 Date 08/28/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $60,755.30 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, MATTHEW D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $60,754.88 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTT, KIM E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,754.68 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOSHUA L Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $60,754.61 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGUERAS, MONICA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $60,754.35 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBON, BRITT Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,753.91 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE-HENRIKSON, ANNETTE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,753.85 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, RYAN R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $60,753.51 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEBUSKE, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $60,753.44 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLRIDGE, GERARD E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $60,753.28 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, MICHAEL T Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $60,753.14 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATOM, LORI A Employer name Erie County Amount $60,753.10 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, EDWARD, JR Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $60,753.05 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, GLENNIS D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,752.91 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System