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 GOLTRY, EILEEN A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $60,624.13 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, ERIC A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,623.89 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, PRIYA P Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $60,623.43 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIM, MASUD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,623.29 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDICK, SCOTT O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,622.90 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, BRIAN G Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $60,622.86 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, DIANE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,622.68 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, FREDERICK B Employer name Albany County Amount $60,622.16 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYZ, THOMAS G Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $60,622.06 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, TERRELL R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,621.85 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINO, DONNA Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $60,621.76 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, PATRICIA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,621.65 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CRAIG W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,621.57 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARPENTINE, JEFFREY H Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $60,620.79 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, PETER Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $60,620.76 Date 09/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELSKI, TADEUSZ W Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $60,620.53 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, LINDA Employer name Yonkers Indust Devel Agcy Amount $60,620.04 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEE, HEDY A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $60,619.76 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, ADAM M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $60,619.19 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGERLE, JAMES W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,618.95 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $60,618.73 Date 10/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLIGER, KERIANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,618.48 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUSAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,617.91 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLENDENIN, BRIAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $60,617.69 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LAURA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $60,617.50 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, DANA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,617.44 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STEVEN J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $60,617.43 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MATHEW M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,617.35 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $60,616.70 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRENZE, KELLY P Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,616.66 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, EDWIN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,616.63 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, VANESSA V Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $60,616.46 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICCIONE, MILENA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $60,616.41 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZAIMIANDRISOA, BODOVOAHANGY Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $60,616.12 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $60,616.08 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVALDO, VIRGINIA A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $60,615.87 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADOVANO, MAUREEN E Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $60,615.78 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTLER, LINDA L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $60,615.59 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, ANTHONY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,615.27 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, DIANA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,615.25 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, ANTHONY K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,615.10 Date 05/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOYCE F Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $60,615.06 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCOTTI, THERESA C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,614.88 Date 10/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, SELINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $60,614.86 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERINGER, MARY BETH Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $60,614.55 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKEL, KAREN L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $60,614.49 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, NIKITA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,614.34 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFEN, FRANCES M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $60,614.32 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOSE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,614.05 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, WILLIE L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $60,613.87 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINACCI, FRANK K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,613.40 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DEAN L Employer name Town of Wellsville Amount $60,613.17 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, VIOLET Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,613.16 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, DEBRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,613.01 Date 02/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, MERLIN I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $60,612.91 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NEIL E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,612.89 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $60,612.66 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BILLIE C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $60,612.53 Date 05/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSCHEN, JOO LEE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,612.50 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, LORRAINE E Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $60,612.43 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,611.82 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJERNIK, ROBERT C Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $60,611.59 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, BETSY L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,611.58 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERMOT, MARIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $60,611.42 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELLA, LOUIS R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,610.94 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALWYN, WENDELL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,610.94 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZANSKIY, VLADIMIR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,610.94 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, ROBERT D Employer name Oneida County Amount $60,610.71 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWHILL, JOHN H Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $60,610.60 Date 10/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PATRICIA L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $60,610.17 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINGO, JENNA LAUREN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,609.93 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRA, DENISE K Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $60,609.29 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, JEFFREY J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $60,609.22 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, GARY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,608.71 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, PAUL W Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $60,608.47 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMKEE, JANICE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,608.46 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,608.43 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, MICHAEL S Employer name Albany County Amount $60,608.24 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JEREMY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,608.06 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, ETHEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,607.97 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, RENEE M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $60,607.95 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOMMAVANH, VILAVATH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,607.84 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DEBRA M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $60,607.82 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ATEER, BRENDA R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,607.82 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,607.64 Date 07/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEELEY S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,607.60 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, TIMOTHY D Employer name Education Department Amount $60,607.14 Date 11/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, KATHERINE J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,607.11 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, XUEWEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,607.11 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANK, MITCHELL Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,606.68 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARKIEWICZ, DANIELLE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,606.67 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, DEBORAH J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $60,606.55 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, MEGHA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,606.34 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUERWALD, COLLEEN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,606.28 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DARLENE Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $60,605.86 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEFIERD, STEPHANIE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $60,605.74 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ELLEN L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,605.54 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELNHOFER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,605.48 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, STACEY E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $60,605.37 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, STACEY B Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $60,605.36 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System