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 HALSTEAD, MICHAEL D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $60,642.53 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, DONNA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $60,642.43 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANNE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,642.14 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, KIRK M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $60,641.66 Date 08/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTTACAVOLI, PAUL, JR Employer name Village of Port Dickinson Amount $60,641.58 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, DAVID A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $60,641.36 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, EVERTON J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $60,641.36 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHHAJLANI, SOMYA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,641.36 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRY, JACQUES A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $60,641.17 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, GINA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $60,641.09 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, TROY K Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,641.01 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, AUSTIN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $60,640.82 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, EDWARD E, JR Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $60,640.76 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, DERRICK J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $60,640.58 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, DIANE M Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $60,640.49 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MAUREEN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $60,640.36 Date 10/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIECK, DOROTHY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $60,640.27 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINN, BRIAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,639.68 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MATTHEW B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,639.67 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MEAGAN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $60,639.66 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKOLAS, NICHOLAS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,639.65 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, TERESA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,639.51 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MARK Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $60,639.47 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, AMANDA C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $60,639.46 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEROTA, JOHN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,639.33 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MEGAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,639.30 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, NANCY L Employer name Albany County Amount $60,639.12 Date 01/31/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KATHRYN Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $60,639.11 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, JACOB F Employer name Yaphank Fire District Amount $60,638.83 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, JENNIFER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,638.50 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERKOSZ, LUBOMIRA BOZENA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,638.49 Date 09/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Albany Amount $60,638.47 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JAEL E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $60,638.38 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDZUNAS, PETER V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $60,638.24 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $60,638.14 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTING, WENDY A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $60,637.96 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DONNA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,637.83 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ANNE J C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,637.57 Date 01/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONK, GREGORY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,637.49 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIS, LAURA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,636.79 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, DAN A Employer name Greene County Amount $60,636.27 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MATTHEW R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,636.24 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUVATHUR, STELLA B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $60,636.18 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,636.18 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRODICASA, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Amount $60,635.82 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHERRON M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,635.35 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBERT Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,635.22 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, TRACY R Employer name Chenango County Amount $60,635.09 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, MARK R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,634.76 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATOR, CHRISTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,634.76 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, ALIDA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,634.75 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANOVA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,634.60 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETSEL, DAVID C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $60,634.41 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLEMAN, BRANDYN C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,633.98 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCKBOWER, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Middletown Amount $60,633.86 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATROMBONE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,633.63 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEE, ALEXANDER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,633.42 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JASON W Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $60,633.32 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERT, NICHOLAS D Employer name City of Lockport Amount $60,632.97 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAP, JOHN G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,632.67 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOX, TRAVIS W Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $60,632.42 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANCOURT, RACHAEL L Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $60,632.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANNER, CREMSTON M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,631.99 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, FRANK V, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,631.98 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWLETT, RANDY W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,631.60 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, VALERIE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $60,631.52 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIN, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $60,631.32 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, MICHAEL T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $60,631.19 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENDELL, SHARON L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,630.96 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, MARK C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $60,630.72 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHAUN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,630.46 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTONE, SCOTT M Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,630.45 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDACCI, LINDA N Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,630.44 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, FRANKI J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,630.44 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TITUS Q Employer name Allegany County Amount $60,630.37 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, STEVEN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $60,630.21 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PAUL J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $60,629.93 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, DEVON K Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $60,629.83 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, ADAM O Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,629.57 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MATTHEW F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,629.50 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEEVER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,628.92 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANN, MATTHEW P Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $60,628.74 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS-LOUIS, CADIANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,628.70 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSKI, JEFFREY S Employer name Erie County Amount $60,628.28 Date 09/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRENCE, JAVONNA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,628.04 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-ROSADO, WANDA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $60,627.98 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, BRUCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $60,627.70 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DENISE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,627.42 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVODNY, DOUGLAS JAMES Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $60,627.12 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLIVEIRA, JOSE Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,626.76 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Village of Waddington Amount $60,626.60 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, LUIGI Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $60,626.56 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, DAMON R Employer name Town of Chili Amount $60,626.47 Date 01/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSLER, JUDITH W Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $60,626.45 Date 02/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, HEATHER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,626.27 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DEBORAH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,625.87 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, BONNIE K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,625.87 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOLIZIO, MARGARET R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,625.87 Date 11/18/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, SHEILA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,625.87 Date 07/06/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,624.22 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System