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 AULL, RICHARD F Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $60,004.84 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, EDWARD C, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $60,004.83 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHLE, CASSI JO F Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $60,004.70 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSCHERNIA, DENISE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,004.51 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROGER, LORIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,004.48 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCABE, MARY T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,004.36 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, KRISTON D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,004.22 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $60,004.00 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKOPF, JORDAN M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $60,002.85 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, TERRENCE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,002.66 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNEY, PATRICIA C Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $60,002.48 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOS, CHARLES J, III Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $60,002.25 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECCEADONE, THOMAS P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,002.22 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, MICHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $60,001.37 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, RICHARD T Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $60,001.25 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, MICHAEL J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $60,001.20 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINOLD, PAMELA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,000.63 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMPTON, DONALD W Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $60,000.56 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, NEIL M Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $60,000.37 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUD, ANGEL B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, FRANCINE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHBECK, MOLLY P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOME, HELEN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, WILLIAM R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGEL, ERICA N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BENJAMIN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,000.20 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSKY, JACOB M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $60,000.00 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, DONNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,000.00 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIL, DANIEL E Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,000.00 Date 11/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINKA, STAN J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $60,000.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALERA, CHRISTINE P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $60,000.00 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, GERALDO Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $60,000.00 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CHRISTIAN P Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $59,999.94 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDSWORTH, DANIEL S Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $59,999.94 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CARRIE Z Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $59,999.94 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, DONNA D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $59,999.94 Date 04/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIN, RICHARD J Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $59,999.94 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, SUSAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,999.94 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, CHLOE S Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $59,999.94 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, LAUREN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $59,999.94 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINES, JUDITH A Employer name Rcs Community Library Amount $59,999.94 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKIO, HARRIETT E Employer name Schuyler County Amount $59,999.94 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, KERRI-ANN Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $59,999.94 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTON, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $59,999.94 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, KENNETH W Employer name Yonkers Indust Devel Agcy Amount $59,999.94 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, JEFFREY S Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $59,999.88 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, AMY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $59,999.72 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, ROBIN P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $59,999.36 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, WILLIAM F Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $59,999.26 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEO, LAURA N Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $59,998.80 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAKE, KEVIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,998.70 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, KIMBERLY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,998.63 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAL, EFRAIN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $59,998.46 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, MANJU Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $59,998.45 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, KIRK A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $59,998.14 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, LORI C Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,998.00 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDO, CONSTANCE F Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $59,997.76 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MATTHEW T Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $59,997.60 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO-DAVID, TINA S Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $59,997.48 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, OWEN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $59,997.48 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBERT, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $59,997.38 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, JOANNE C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $59,997.36 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, VILMA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,997.15 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSALONIS, SUSAN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $59,996.94 Date 01/15/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MATTHEW W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,996.71 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, SALLY M Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $59,996.69 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, DAVID S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $59,996.53 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, JULIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,996.39 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGLAND, LISABETH Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $59,995.46 Date 03/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, JARROD A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,995.26 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, LUCY A Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $59,995.05 Date 04/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ION, CHRISTINE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,995.03 Date 06/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, GITTY H Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $59,994.95 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, ABIGAIL D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,994.93 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, ANGELA G Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $59,994.81 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUFF, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,994.61 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, JAMES P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,994.47 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIN, HOLLY L Employer name Greene County Amount $59,993.85 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MONA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,993.38 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORE, R MARGIE Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $59,993.26 Date 10/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLENZ, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $59,992.84 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $59,992.72 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, ROBERT T Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $59,992.71 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DANIEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,992.46 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, JOSHUA W Employer name Chemung County Amount $59,992.31 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIFFANY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,991.95 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBRELL, JEFFREY M Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $59,991.70 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CORY D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,991.37 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ADALBERTO Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $59,991.18 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFER, KATHRYN A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,990.81 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SANDRA E Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,990.67 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETZEL, JOHN G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $59,990.56 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $59,990.51 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, BRENT P Employer name Montauk Fire District Amount $59,990.41 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRADELLA, JOHN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,990.11 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIBEL, NELSON D Employer name City of Batavia Amount $59,989.94 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERLENGO, SALVATORE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $59,989.81 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIRATI, THERESA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $59,989.03 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARYANN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,989.02 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, MIMI Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $59,988.83 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System