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 AERY, LAURA Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $59,528.76 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, RICKY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $59,528.67 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KENNETH J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $59,528.38 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,528.37 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MELANIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,528.36 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTER, GREGORY M Employer name Wayne County Amount $59,528.19 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNOR, KEVIN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $59,528.04 Date 07/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $59,527.30 Date 05/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, JARED J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,527.30 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIVER, ROBERT G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $59,527.20 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JULIET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,527.09 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASBECK, JOSEPH F Employer name Akron CSD Amount $59,526.84 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $59,526.70 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARBY, LYNN R Employer name Orleans County Amount $59,526.60 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, MICHELLE L Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $59,526.58 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $59,526.57 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIO, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Elmira Amount $59,526.40 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $59,526.19 Date 11/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VERNON A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $59,525.96 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, RYAN G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,525.76 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WERT, DAVID R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $59,525.44 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, DENISE Employer name Wayne County Amount $59,525.32 Date 04/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LESLIE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $59,524.98 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $59,524.93 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, TODD W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,524.89 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, GINA S Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $59,524.82 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICUCCI, FRANK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,524.66 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTELIANO, DUANE G Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $59,524.56 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGRODOWCZYK, JANINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,524.56 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKO, CAITLIN W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,524.52 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNOR, NADIA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $59,524.49 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, WAYNE N Employer name Orange County Amount $59,524.39 Date 05/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINA, ROSEMARY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,523.85 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, THOMAS C Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $59,523.69 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, BEVERLY L Employer name Orange County Amount $59,523.46 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, DENA L Employer name Orange County Amount $59,523.18 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, VANESSA A Employer name Orange County Amount $59,523.05 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOSEPHINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,522.88 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEX Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,522.37 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILING, ANTHONY R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $59,522.01 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DAVID M Employer name Ontario County Amount $59,521.07 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATHAK, DHARA H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $59,521.02 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, ANNE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,521.01 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, MARCIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $59,520.60 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $59,519.60 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,519.56 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBY, MARVA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $59,518.84 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $59,518.83 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, ANN Employer name Little Flower UFSD Amount $59,518.80 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, LAURA S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $59,518.66 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLDIGG, KATY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,518.56 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSON, CATHERINE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,518.55 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ELISABETH M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $59,518.35 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOWCH, TAMMY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,518.34 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEU, BRIAN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $59,518.33 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $59,518.26 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $59,518.18 Date 12/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JOSEPH R Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $59,517.95 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $59,517.85 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, ALESANDRA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $59,517.82 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIER, SUSAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,517.65 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, LORRAINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,517.11 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, MARY B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,516.93 Date 10/12/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,516.93 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEZIA, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,516.93 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKPOLE, LYNN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,516.93 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, ANDREW E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $59,516.91 Date 08/08/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, CORINNE S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $59,516.72 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, GLEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $59,516.61 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JOHN C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $59,516.30 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, PHILLIP J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $59,516.22 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUISSAINT, KESNER Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $59,516.08 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHAEL P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $59,516.02 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, PAUL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $59,515.82 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINAL, JAMES R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,515.82 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, CHARLES C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $59,515.82 Date 07/23/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRET, PATRICK J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $59,515.70 Date 07/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRESS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $59,515.34 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $59,515.10 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JAMES V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,515.00 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LARRY T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $59,514.93 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVVA, TAMMI J Employer name Town of Somers Amount $59,514.91 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYC, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $59,514.62 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTS, ALBERT B Employer name Town of Islip Amount $59,514.59 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, GUILLERMO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,514.55 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARCIE K Employer name Niagara County Amount $59,514.50 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENE, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,514.37 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTROGIOVANNI, RUSSELL J Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $59,514.09 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,513.92 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSE, SUSAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,513.92 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOON, MICHAEL L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $59,513.75 Date 10/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNAN, JACE T Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $59,513.48 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DANIEL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $59,513.21 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINES, MICHELE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $59,513.12 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGEVIN, VALERIE R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,512.92 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDER, KAREN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,512.83 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTOUT, JAMES I, JR Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $59,512.78 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, LAWRENCE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,512.70 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, DAWN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,512.60 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, JOHN Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $59,512.43 Date 12/20/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System