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 YANKELUNAS, PATRICK R Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $59,360.87 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, MICHAEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,360.84 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, MARY L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $59,360.78 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SUSAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $59,360.73 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, BRIDGET A Employer name Department of Health Amount $59,360.73 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARIN, LA SHAWNDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $59,360.73 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTI, PETER A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $59,360.73 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, DIANA C T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELLE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKE, ROBERT E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LUCY W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTEN, MARY LU R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULA, MARK A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPETTE, MARIA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZAKULICS, GREGORY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, SHANNON K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESAK, NIKKI S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, REBECCA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, JODIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,360.73 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDET, HOLLY C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,360.73 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKING, LEE ANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,360.73 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHAN, VERNON J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,360.73 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SHAWN M Employer name Albany County Amount $59,360.45 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, EDWARD B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $59,360.08 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, JOSHUA M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $59,360.07 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENECH, RONALD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,360.04 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, CASSANDRA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $59,359.93 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPPI, SAMUEL M Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $59,359.89 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BATH, BARBARA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,359.71 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $59,359.69 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLY, ANITA R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $59,359.30 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLES, ELISE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $59,359.30 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, LAURA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $59,359.30 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, NICOLE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, RICHARD A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJORHAZELL, D V Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIK, BARTLOMIEJ Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, LISA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, LINDA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIBATAR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSLEY, J EDISON Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAYMOND L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, DAVID A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOKICH, STUART C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SYLVIA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MADELINE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, JAMES F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANSKI, ANDREA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAVELLE T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, WADE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, CHEMEEKA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,359.30 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBENA, SANDY T Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $59,359.07 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KRISTOPHER E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $59,359.02 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, GEORGE R, III Employer name Jefferson County Amount $59,359.01 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOOS, RICHARD G Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $59,358.75 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, ANA I Employer name Albany County Amount $59,358.68 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MARY C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,358.54 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, LAURIE F Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $59,358.38 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBCZYNSKI, KEVIN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,358.23 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWIS, RODNEY C Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $59,357.89 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUERSLIN, MARKUS H Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $59,357.67 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, TALMADGE D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $59,357.62 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMSKE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,357.58 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAIRE, ANDREW M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $59,357.51 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIZOLET-EVANS, ISABELLE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,357.15 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLST, GRETCHEN B Employer name Erie County Amount $59,356.58 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, FRANCISCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,356.52 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CARL R Employer name Chemung County Amount $59,356.47 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSMAN, MICHAEL W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $59,356.42 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CHRISTINE G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $59,356.42 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILE, EVELYN Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $59,356.08 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZUBAK, HEATHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,356.03 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYLER L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,355.95 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLO, JANET E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,355.54 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, RONNI S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,355.34 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZICH, RENATE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,354.96 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, THOMAS F Employer name Erie County Amount $59,354.33 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERDIN, JESSICA C Employer name Orange County Amount $59,354.09 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, REDVERSE M, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,353.66 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, CYNTHIA C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $59,353.64 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEN BLEYKER, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,353.61 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSTON, BRADLEY J Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $59,353.57 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOTY, DARRYL J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $59,353.50 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUER, JAMES C Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $59,353.00 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVINSKY, MARISOL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $59,352.90 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI, VERA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $59,352.77 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSCHOW, JAMES J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,352.49 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, STEVEN T Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $59,352.16 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, ELISSA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,352.02 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, ALAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $59,351.76 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONA, JOHN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $59,351.72 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMAROTO, DANIEL M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,351.70 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANO, FRANK A Employer name Erie County Amount $59,351.63 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $59,351.60 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANI, GUY Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $59,351.46 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTKITTS, ROGER L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $59,351.41 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, RENE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $59,351.00 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONETZ, JONATHAN D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $59,350.84 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System