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 HUTCHERSON, YOLANDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,456.63 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGG, DEBRA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,456.20 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTARI, NANCY L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,456.19 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $60,456.14 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, VOLNEYLEE J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $60,455.79 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLFE, CAROL A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $60,455.45 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, DAN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $60,455.33 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, RAYMOND E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,455.24 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SAMUEL N, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $60,454.65 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREE, JOHN C Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $60,454.29 Date 08/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASRY, RIVKA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $60,454.28 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTILLA, WANDA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $60,454.20 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN H Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $60,454.02 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBURG, DARREN F Employer name Albany County Amount $60,454.00 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAIRIE, CANDACE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $60,453.80 Date 01/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINO, STEVEN R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $60,453.54 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNER, ALFORD R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $60,453.11 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIYNYK, MYKHAILO Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $60,453.02 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MARLYN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,452.81 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMA, ALEXANDRA L Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $60,452.62 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMMER, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $60,452.48 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEYER, JOSEPH S Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,452.20 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, OCTAVION J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,452.16 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARD, MINDY A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $60,452.03 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, PAULA E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,451.74 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHMAN, VALERIE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $60,451.74 Date 07/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, CONNIE E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,451.74 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBEL, DEAN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $60,450.80 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLER, DERRICK P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,450.19 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JUSTIN T Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $60,450.07 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, MACKENZIE M Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $60,449.74 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CSICSERI, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $60,449.70 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEZIULA, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,449.44 Date 02/17/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, ANTONIO C Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $60,449.06 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSITY, BRADLEY D Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $60,449.03 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MORRIS, BILL K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,448.98 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, MARIO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $60,448.63 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, STEVEN L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $60,448.54 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JO ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $60,448.36 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, KYLE V Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $60,448.32 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ANTONIO Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $60,448.04 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, JEFFERY M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $60,447.58 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, RICK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $60,447.36 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEURS, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $60,447.25 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS-BRYANT, BEVERLY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $60,447.06 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, BRANDON R Employer name Chemung County Amount $60,446.90 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GALA, PAMELA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $60,446.83 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN E Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $60,446.79 Date 08/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, LORI J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,446.73 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKES, ISABEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,446.58 Date 11/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATAR, MILDRED Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,446.58 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBAR, HOWARD L Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $60,446.15 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAB, LINDA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,445.58 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLEMONS, THERESA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $60,445.52 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS-D'AMBRO, EVELYN G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,445.34 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, JESSICA R Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $60,445.14 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAGLIA, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,444.61 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, ANA I Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $60,444.16 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, VINCENT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,443.86 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUKHOPADHYAY, GAUTAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $60,443.85 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, LYNN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,443.46 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JESSICA M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $60,442.88 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, MATTHEW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,442.68 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTLY, LISA R Employer name Columbia County Amount $60,442.57 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $60,442.34 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZAMICI, DONNA M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $60,442.23 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, COREY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,442.13 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBCZAK, RICHARD E, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,441.95 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLMAN, JAMES D Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $60,441.94 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANN M Employer name Albany County Amount $60,441.69 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMORE, CHRISTIAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,441.29 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTAS, JUAN A, II Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $60,441.27 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARCY, JAMI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $60,441.03 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGA, ARNOLD J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $60,440.97 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, DALE Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $60,440.97 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALACQUA, THERESA A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $60,440.82 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSE, VICKIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,440.65 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, BENJAMIN J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $60,440.31 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, MANDY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,440.18 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, MARY ELLEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,439.86 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, TENEATHIA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $60,439.86 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, GERALD E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $60,439.82 Date 02/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, THELMA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,439.66 Date 05/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, JASON A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $60,439.47 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCI, KIMBERLY M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,438.90 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, SELENA L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $60,438.81 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, LLOYD W, III Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,438.70 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, PAUL F Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $60,438.38 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ALEITH L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $60,438.33 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, MATTHEW S Employer name Albany County Amount $60,438.04 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTENS, CRAIG A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $60,437.64 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBOCCI, DIANE M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $60,436.72 Date 08/23/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, DEIRDRE D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,436.71 Date 04/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILWORTH, TERRENCE L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,436.61 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, KECIA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $60,436.58 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPRES, VIVIAN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $60,436.52 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ELIZABETH A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $60,436.52 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JOAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $60,436.44 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULHABER, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $60,436.36 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, EDWARD F Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $60,436.32 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System