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 QUINONES, KAREN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,561.80 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, BARRY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,561.64 Date 10/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFENSBERGER, KRISTY N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,561.36 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, KATRINA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $59,561.24 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE-SICKO, CHRISTINE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $59,561.21 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLER, FREDERICK W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,561.14 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, FAYE ROBBIN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $59,560.94 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLNICK, REE Y Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,560.68 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDORIZZI, ALICIA B Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $59,560.56 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, JOSHUA S Employer name Education Department Amount $59,560.47 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, RAQUEL M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,560.37 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, THOMAS C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,560.20 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LISA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,560.09 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, KAREN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,560.04 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUCHI, MUTSUKO Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,560.01 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINIAK, MICHAEL E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.99 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, TIMOTHY E Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $59,559.99 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, ERIN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.97 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, TARA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.96 Date 12/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUROWSKI, STEVEN G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.93 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, A JOSEPH Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $59,559.93 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, DANIEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $59,559.91 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLER, MATTHEW N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $59,559.82 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAESTAS, DENISE J Employer name City of Olean Amount $59,559.78 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAKE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $59,559.54 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSTED, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $59,559.54 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKEY, RICHARD B Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $59,559.29 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, PAUL K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.20 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONTIEVA, OLGA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.17 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOHN B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $59,559.10 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,559.08 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, PATRICK A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $59,559.07 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMESSER, ALYSON A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $59,558.86 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, JOCELYN M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $59,558.76 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANASINGHE, ANYA D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $59,558.53 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, LORI A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,558.43 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SUZANNE B Employer name Sullivan County Amount $59,558.25 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, DAWN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,558.07 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHARLENE H Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,557.92 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JEFFREY M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $59,557.90 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,557.87 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKYE, BARBARA A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $59,557.76 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARY L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $59,557.63 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LYNNE N Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $59,557.60 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JANET E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $59,557.60 Date 02/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Broome County Amount $59,557.57 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KERIANN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,557.16 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JUSTIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,557.02 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRINER, DEREK M Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $59,556.92 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, WILLIAM G Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $59,556.86 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, RUTH M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $59,556.55 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, DONNA A Employer name Poland CSD Amount $59,556.39 Date 12/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALY, ADEFUNKE S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $59,556.34 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RON M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $59,556.26 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ERLYN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,556.18 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERSON, WANDA Y Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $59,556.03 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, ROBERT M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $59,555.97 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $59,555.62 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NANCY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $59,555.40 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $59,555.03 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIN, SAM S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $59,554.54 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JASON H Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $59,554.15 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBERG, HARRY J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $59,554.01 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYMO, RANDY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $59,553.63 Date 01/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, PATRICIA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,553.39 Date 11/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, TIERRA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $59,553.18 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONETCHY, ROBERT M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $59,553.09 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFLE, STEPHEN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,552.88 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, RICHARD Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $59,552.58 Date 07/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEROSSO, BRUNO Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $59,552.51 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, JUDITH Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,552.38 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TINA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,552.37 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RONALD M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $59,552.35 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZAK, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $59,552.23 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, EDWIN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,552.22 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MAUREEN E Employer name Livingston County Amount $59,552.17 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCOMI, AMANDA I Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $59,551.98 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JOSEPH N Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,551.55 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $59,551.41 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, KENNETH E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $59,551.04 Date 12/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASCIO, TONI Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $59,551.02 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, BARBARA F Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $59,550.98 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KAREN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,550.26 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $59,550.22 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, VANESSA F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,550.17 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHRISTINA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,550.12 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MARSHALL D Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $59,550.10 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISON, MARJORIE J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $59,549.97 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CRAIG C Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $59,549.96 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMAN, BARBARA H Employer name Ontario County Amount $59,549.84 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALVAX, LINDA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $59,549.67 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, JOSE A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $59,549.63 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLORY, LAURIE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $59,549.40 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPERSAUD, MOTI Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,549.04 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, RENA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $59,548.85 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, TANYA L Employer name Greene County Amount $59,548.26 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,548.22 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGRATTAN, JAMES W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,548.20 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, EMILY J Employer name Erie County Amount $59,548.08 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $59,547.95 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System