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 CIRILLO, JANET M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $59,495.60 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORON, LINDA J Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $59,495.60 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, ANGELA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,495.19 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SCOTT D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,495.10 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KEVIN S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,495.09 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRLING, MICHAEL W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,495.07 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DANIEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,495.01 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MARCIA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,494.97 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, JAMES A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $59,494.96 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MARK W, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,494.96 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURVID, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $59,494.89 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEBEL, ALLISON M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $59,494.85 Date 12/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARY MEGAN Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,494.80 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERFUSS, JESSICA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,494.80 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUTSINAS, LINDA S Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $59,494.74 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBAST, TODD D Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $59,494.64 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOY, DEBRA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $59,494.36 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DAVID Employer name City of Rochester Amount $59,494.20 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DAVID W Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $59,493.93 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINO, GINA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,493.68 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATBAGAN, HANNAH L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,493.44 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ANN M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $59,493.13 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUSTIN W Employer name Broome County Amount $59,493.09 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,493.07 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JASON M Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,492.99 Date 06/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALO, JOLENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,492.97 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANIADES, ANNE MARIE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $59,492.60 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, ERIC P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $59,492.59 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPEL, ROBERT P Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $59,492.57 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $59,492.54 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RONALD L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $59,492.43 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, EILEEN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,492.38 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECK, DOUGLAS R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,492.30 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, VINCENT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,492.30 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTRAN, SUZANNE B Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $59,492.25 Date 10/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, PETER G Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $59,492.07 Date 12/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROUSE, BRADLEY G Employer name Village of Albion Amount $59,491.64 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA LUCKMAN, IVONNE F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $59,491.56 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, WAYNE B, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,491.53 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OELCHER, JESSICA E Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $59,491.39 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECHAK, JACQUELYN B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,491.30 Date 01/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, SUSAN I Employer name Saratoga County Amount $59,491.30 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DONNA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,491.22 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JEFFREY D Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,490.62 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACINA, FRANK R Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $59,490.55 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,490.50 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZYCKI, IGNACY Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $59,490.31 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, HUMBERTO Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $59,490.13 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPICO, DAVID M Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,490.09 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, BRIAN E Employer name Greene County Amount $59,489.51 Date 11/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATLEY, ARCHIE LEE Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $59,488.70 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, VAUGHN Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,488.26 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONDERS, ROBERT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $59,488.26 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, SCOTT S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $59,488.24 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELBASINSKI, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $59,488.05 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, JOSHUA A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,487.71 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUF, JED A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $59,487.41 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, GREGORY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,487.40 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, ELIZA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,487.07 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, THOMAS Employer name City of Auburn Amount $59,486.66 Date 01/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ISSAC R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $59,485.86 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, SUZANNE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,485.76 Date 03/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, ERNEST R, JR Employer name Village of Granville Amount $59,485.34 Date 01/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN OPDORP, EUGENE F Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $59,485.31 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, MATTHEW S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,485.15 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, HAROLD G, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,484.93 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZALA, TERESA Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $59,484.91 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, MARIE E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $59,484.90 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KIZZA Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,484.82 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, DIANE C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $59,484.73 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, MARGARET A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,484.60 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, TAKEISHA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,484.55 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $59,484.54 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, EMILY R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,484.26 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, MARY ANN Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $59,484.20 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODY-MAFFEI, GEOFFREY M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $59,484.12 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURSHTYN, SHARI B Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $59,484.11 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORGE, EDWARD M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $59,483.86 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBA, DONNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,483.80 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNEMAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,483.33 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DAWN E Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $59,483.23 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, PATRICIA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,483.01 Date 04/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRIAN G Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $59,482.96 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXIDO, TIMOTHY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,482.88 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, CLINT V Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $59,482.87 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUGLIANOTTI, JONATHAN E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $59,482.80 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $59,482.59 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARODIN, ANN M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $59,482.43 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, MARY E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $59,482.25 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, DANIEL E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $59,481.93 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HAROLD E, JR Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $59,481.85 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGHAN, JOHN E Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $59,481.78 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, JAMES A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $59,481.75 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, DEBRA L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $59,481.71 Date 01/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVISA, MARIE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $59,481.70 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MARY BETH Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $59,481.66 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $59,481.62 Date 10/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERISIER, NORMA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,481.51 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFICO, PETER R, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $59,481.49 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABOLI, IRMA E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $59,481.18 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System