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 BODIE, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,927.55 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUSAN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,927.36 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRIAN K Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $59,927.25 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISI, KATHRYN A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $59,927.16 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIANESE, CARMEN F S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,927.10 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, THOMAS E Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $59,926.74 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHEKESHA J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $59,926.65 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD-DRISSI, MONALISA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,926.52 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARRO, ANNE MARIE C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $59,926.45 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVALLE, NILSA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $59,925.87 Date 02/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETEROY, EVAN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $59,925.84 Date 10/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, EDWARD C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $59,925.74 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPIRCHIO, BIAGIO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $59,925.34 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIKOWSKI, BRIAN D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $59,925.26 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $59,925.07 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBERGER, RHONDA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $59,925.04 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYSMKO, VLADIMIR Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $59,925.02 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYJAS, THOMAS J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $59,924.99 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, STEPHANIE P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,924.88 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAY, MARY A Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $59,924.84 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANDT, ROBIN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $59,924.84 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, JEAN MARIE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $59,924.84 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZA, JUDITH Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $59,924.84 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $59,924.84 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $59,924.84 Date 07/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JANET A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $59,924.84 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, TATIANA P Employer name Putnam County Amount $59,924.80 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAN, KENNETH S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $59,924.65 Date 06/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,924.59 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $59,924.13 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, MARK Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $59,924.12 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, ARLENE M Employer name Education Department Amount $59,923.89 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECUE, NATASHA L Employer name Education Department Amount $59,923.89 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, DAVID E Employer name City of Albany Amount $59,923.74 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, NANCY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $59,923.61 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, LUCAS A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $59,923.57 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERIL, CICILY V Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $59,923.49 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, RONNIE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $59,923.40 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMMICK, WILFRED P Employer name Albany County Amount $59,923.32 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, TRACY L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $59,923.20 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREZO, SAMUEL F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $59,922.93 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VOLKENBURG, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $59,922.88 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JENIFER M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,922.72 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLEVA, TANIA K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $59,922.71 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, STEVEN W Employer name Village of Medina Amount $59,922.70 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY-OKON, DEBRA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $59,922.66 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUPAL, HOLLY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $59,922.40 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEKAN, KATHERINE C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,922.12 Date 06/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON-CREIGHTON, KIM E Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $59,921.97 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGTUCA, LUCILLE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $59,921.88 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIO, HEDWIG Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $59,920.99 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LAUREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,920.89 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARON, JANET L Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $59,920.67 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKELMAN, BRIDGETT M Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $59,920.67 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BRIAN T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,920.66 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUSSER-HAVILAND, STEPHANIE C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $59,920.12 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZLER, JUSTIN R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $59,920.09 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHMANN, KRISTI MARIE N Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $59,919.73 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINEER, DARNELL D Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,919.70 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VALSAMMA B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,919.70 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,919.52 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICH, CRYSTAL Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,919.12 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, XAVIER Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $59,918.96 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,918.73 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY E Employer name Chenango County Amount $59,917.71 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARTLAND, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $59,917.52 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANE M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $59,916.81 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, BASEEMAH M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,916.69 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUSAN M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $59,916.28 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROL, THOMAS J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,916.27 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNOTTI, TAMMARA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,916.25 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, JANICE S Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $59,916.02 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SANDRA R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $59,915.81 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $59,915.55 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHAD M Employer name Town of Victor Amount $59,915.42 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, LORRAINE M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $59,915.33 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFASO, CAROLE M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $59,915.33 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTH, BRIAN R Employer name Erie County Amount $59,915.04 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBER, DAVID M Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $59,915.02 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, JERI A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $59,914.58 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELGOSZ, GARY R Employer name Town of Elma Amount $59,914.43 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIERI, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,914.21 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIVINGTON, HOWARD J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $59,914.19 Date 07/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, DEIJIER C Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $59,913.97 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, KEVIN X Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,913.84 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHMAN, DEIRDRE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $59,913.72 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, DONNA M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $59,913.48 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDALL, RUDY Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,913.21 Date 12/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALINUOVO, MATTHEW S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $59,912.67 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $59,912.64 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, LEE ROSE Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $59,911.51 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOKTOR, KEITH A Employer name Erie County Amount $59,911.40 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, NICHOLAS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,911.25 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, AMANDA L, MS Employer name City of Watertown Amount $59,911.13 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO, ERSILIA G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,911.04 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RYAN D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,910.87 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL O Employer name Schenectady County Amount $59,910.42 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SAMUEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,910.35 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, RONALD E, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $59,909.87 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTERBY, JARED F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $59,909.85 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System