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 PAVLOVITZ, ERIC M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,752.63 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STEPHEN W Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $60,752.59 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, SHERNETH M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $60,752.57 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-BUTTERS, CHERRYL A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $60,752.51 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, ANA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,752.11 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, ALEX Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,752.05 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LOUIS M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $60,752.03 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHALAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Albany County Amount $60,751.62 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, JANET L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,751.60 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, BRIAN W Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,751.56 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINHEIMER, RICHARD P Employer name Montgomery County Amount $60,751.18 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NANCY R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,750.61 Date 10/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, LOREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,750.52 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INIGUEZ, SERGIO S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,750.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ADAM P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $60,749.97 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELY, THERESA Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $60,749.90 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ZELMA P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $60,749.78 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, MICHAEL Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $60,749.68 Date 08/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADEL, JAMES K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,749.26 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, CHARLES E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $60,749.17 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLING, MATTHEW D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,748.96 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIATI, PAUL T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $60,748.84 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDMAN, BRIAN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,748.79 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJEWODZKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $60,748.65 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ANDREA M Employer name Crandall Library Amount $60,748.38 Date 01/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, MARIO P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,748.13 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, JOSEPH A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $60,748.09 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, JILLEEN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,748.01 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BARRY V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $60,747.80 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SCHINAE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,747.67 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GAETANO, LAURA R Employer name Albany County Amount $60,747.48 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, MEGAN F Employer name Four County Library System Amount $60,747.39 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ZHANA L Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $60,747.16 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, VICTOR W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $60,747.13 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGREDI, SUZANNE Employer name Village of Bellerose Amount $60,747.11 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTWI, SAMUEL O Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $60,747.00 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXIE, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,746.63 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECHICHI, CAROL A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $60,746.46 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, PATRICK M Employer name Albany County Amount $60,745.92 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIK, CAROLANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,745.85 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINAN, JERILYN Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $60,745.53 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOHEY, MAUREEN O Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $60,745.45 Date 12/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHAEL E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $60,745.33 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSTACHE, SAMUEL Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $60,745.11 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAR, DEANNE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $60,745.04 Date 09/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ALBERT C Employer name Erie County Amount $60,744.83 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMER, SUZANNE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,744.64 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,744.49 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLE, CYNTHIA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,744.49 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SEAN J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $60,744.49 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIANNI, SALVATORE A, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,744.34 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIS, MALVINA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,744.22 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADLER, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $60,744.15 Date 01/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIZ, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $60,743.85 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSALL, LISA Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $60,743.56 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXOO, KATHRYN A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $60,743.54 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, ERIC M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $60,743.45 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORHAM, JUSTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,743.28 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $60,743.16 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ASHLEY B Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,743.13 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARATTI, LUCA Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $60,743.11 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABSTOCK, LAURA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,743.05 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARO, EDWARD M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,742.92 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES I Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $60,742.20 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, MELISSA D Employer name Department of Law Amount $60,741.70 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, JOSHUA J Employer name Erie County Amount $60,741.57 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMARZ, KATHRYN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $60,741.25 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARYEA-WALKER, ROBERT Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,740.55 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, WILLIAM H Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $60,740.45 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, AMARILY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,740.09 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, THOMAS C Employer name City of Corning Amount $60,739.81 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $60,739.79 Date 11/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESY, JOHN S Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $60,739.47 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, CARMEN J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $60,739.33 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, CORRIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,739.15 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, STEVEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $60,738.78 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNOCCO, RHONDA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,738.65 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, OSVALDO J Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $60,738.26 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $60,738.14 Date 07/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DUANE R Employer name Albany County Amount $60,737.98 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, LOUISE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,737.27 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, GREGORY D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $60,737.24 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, FRANK M Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,737.23 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALNAN, LAURIE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $60,737.18 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, NANCY E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,737.15 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPLETT, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $60,737.06 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTS, JONATHAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,736.39 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADINA, ROSEMARIE A Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $60,736.20 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, ROBERT R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $60,736.13 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, TERENCE Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $60,735.08 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, SUE A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $60,734.90 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, CESAR A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,734.80 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, BRIAN J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $60,734.77 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, JOSEPH V Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $60,734.77 Date 03/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISINA, CLARE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $60,734.75 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, GREGORY J Employer name Erie County Amount $60,734.65 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DEBRA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,734.57 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, VICTOR B Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $60,734.19 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASAK, PETER C Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $60,733.84 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLI, RICHARD T Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $60,733.65 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System