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 SNYDER, CYNTHIA K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,133.74 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVOKE, DELIGHT M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,133.67 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, MARY J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $60,133.59 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHART, H MICHAEL Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $60,133.24 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, GARTH C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $60,132.92 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOJNICKI, ADAM N Employer name Erie County Amount $60,132.61 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAULTERS, CANDACE A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $60,132.51 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERRICO, FRANK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,132.24 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $60,132.12 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, PETER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,132.02 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVAIS, WILLIAM P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $60,131.51 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROACH, ROGER F Employer name City of Lockport Amount $60,131.08 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARE, FRANK A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $60,130.96 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, CHRISTIE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $60,130.89 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, LINDA R Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $60,130.74 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LAURENCE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $60,130.72 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECE, LAUREN I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,130.36 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHTI, SALIM Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $60,129.79 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, TAZWELL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,129.73 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIELAROWSKI, KEVIN W Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $60,129.73 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITCH, JULIANNA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,129.06 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESSER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Ulster County Amount $60,128.93 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, WILLIAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $60,128.72 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, DANIEL J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $60,128.54 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSON, STEPHANIE E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,128.32 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHL, ERIK T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,127.92 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, TERRENCE C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $60,127.64 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DAVID T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $60,127.55 Date 12/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDUR, HELENA C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $60,127.53 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPERT, KATHLEEN R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $60,127.42 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKE, SCOTT D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,127.23 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DONNA Employer name Tompkins County Amount $60,127.05 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIGNETTE, HELEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $60,126.95 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,126.85 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARTIN J Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $60,126.66 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGAS, THOMAS E Employer name Putnam County Amount $60,126.51 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULAIS, CAROL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,126.45 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, CAROL M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $60,126.37 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, MARY E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $60,125.43 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MATTHEW K Employer name Livingston County Amount $60,125.34 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DANITRA M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,124.89 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, TIFFANI D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $60,124.85 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINA, FANNY B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,124.48 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, SALVATORE L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,123.98 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, ROBERT S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,123.60 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACY, JACQUELINE J Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $60,123.41 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHUONG, HAN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $60,123.40 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SUSAN L Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $60,123.36 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, VISHA D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,123.28 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, TIMOTHY V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,123.18 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JULIO Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $60,123.17 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEASMAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $60,123.14 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,122.54 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, SCOTT M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $60,122.39 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLODE, LAUREL E Employer name Clinton County Amount $60,122.34 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, JOHN P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,122.30 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPASS-MURRAY, SENTARIA D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $60,122.26 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, STEPHEN D Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $60,122.05 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAISMAN, DEMIAN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $60,122.01 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIANO, ANAMARIA B Employer name City of Beacon Amount $60,121.51 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEISSER, STEVEN J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $60,121.42 Date 02/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, ROSA I Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $60,121.31 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARIE ALIX Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,121.19 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ALEJANDRO Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $60,121.14 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, FRANN B Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $60,120.98 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EDWARD S Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $60,120.81 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISSLER, KATHY L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,120.80 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, REBECCA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,120.41 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, HERMAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,120.40 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVONI, DAWN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $60,120.32 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATHALLOOR, MATHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,119.95 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADER, ALEXANDRA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,119.71 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,119.39 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $60,118.95 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELICK, LISA H Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $60,117.90 Date 03/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEGAR, LISA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $60,117.81 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROSKY, MARION M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,117.01 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMOYNE, DAVID G Employer name Village of Macedon Amount $60,116.62 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MARIE G Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $60,116.58 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $60,116.34 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER-FLEMING, PATRICIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,115.79 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLIMPSE, MATTHEW J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $60,115.44 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, RONALD D Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $60,115.28 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLOUGH, MARIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,115.15 Date 04/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICK, NATHAN E Employer name Albany County Amount $60,114.86 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BONTE, RAYMOND S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $60,114.50 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFREY C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $60,114.33 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMANGINO, DENISE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,113.90 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, VIRGINIA M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $60,113.66 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $60,113.65 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,113.27 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, MAUREEN N Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $60,113.15 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, SAMUEL S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $60,112.39 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PETER H Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $60,112.17 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JOSEPH J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $60,112.11 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, ABBY B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $60,112.09 Date 10/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, DAVID L Employer name Village of Massena Amount $60,111.88 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, DIANE C Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $60,111.74 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABER, PATRICK W Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $60,111.73 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTIGA, LINDA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $60,111.51 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System