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 SAMPSON, KYLE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $59,233.72 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, SARA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,233.56 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, ALEXANDER Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $59,233.40 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCENCIAK, DANIEL F Employer name Erie County Amount $59,233.13 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKLE, WALTER Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $59,232.78 Date 01/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, VALERIE J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $59,232.74 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDZIAK, MARK A, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $59,232.65 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSSICK, JENNIFER K Employer name Steuben County Amount $59,232.47 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, KENNETH W Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $59,232.41 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGUINO, ROSE M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $59,232.08 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,232.06 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONE, CASHARAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $59,231.90 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLE-BLAHA, DIANE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $59,231.90 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTH, PATRICIA J Employer name Office of Indigent Legal Serv Amount $59,231.78 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCHKA, TRACY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,231.73 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND-VELOX, SHARON N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $59,231.69 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, ANA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,231.64 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHANEY, JOSEPH R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $59,231.18 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RICHARD A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $59,231.12 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENNIER, LISA Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $59,230.84 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MEGAN L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $59,230.80 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, MELISSA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,230.60 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, TIMEKA S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $59,230.37 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASE, JOHN J, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $59,229.50 Date 11/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JUDY A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $59,229.34 Date 01/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVO, TRACI L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $59,228.74 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODY, LAURA JEAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $59,228.56 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEONARDIS, LAWRENCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,228.35 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SHARON K Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $59,228.26 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JOANNA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $59,228.25 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANE, BONNIE F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,228.18 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSZTAY, STEPHEN V Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $59,227.81 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISOLAK, MICHAEL R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $59,227.80 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUERCHER, JEFFERY T Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $59,227.71 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CVETKOVIC, LJUBICA Employer name Jefferson County Amount $59,227.68 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POL, WAYNE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $59,227.64 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MARGIE ANN Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $59,227.60 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ZACH T Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $59,227.14 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, LYNETTE A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $59,227.06 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYASKI, SANDRA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $59,227.02 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, RHONDA M Employer name Broome County Amount $59,226.99 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SUSAN Employer name Broome County Amount $59,226.93 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONVECCHIO, KAREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,226.64 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOWSKI, MICHAEL W Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $59,226.47 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MICHAEL A, III Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $59,226.22 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, AHMAD Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,225.99 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, REBECCA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $59,225.98 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANI, VINCENT D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,225.83 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLADAY, SONIA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $59,225.74 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $59,225.62 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $59,225.33 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWATER, CAROLE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $59,225.11 Date 12/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DARCY M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $59,225.00 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WILLIAM G Employer name Jonesville Fire District Amount $59,224.94 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABITO, ROGER H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,224.64 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINKO, STEPHEN N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $59,224.59 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKENBERGER, IVANA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $59,224.43 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COURTNEY, JOHN J Employer name Orange County Amount $59,224.37 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANE, LINDA M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $59,224.29 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLER, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,224.22 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCHIA, MASSIMO Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $59,224.07 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Amount $59,224.06 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, HEIDI A Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,223.47 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, NICOLE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,223.44 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RICHARD W Employer name Erie County Amount $59,222.98 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, STANLEY A Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $59,222.96 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, COURTNEY N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,222.80 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LUZ C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $59,222.59 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEALEY, CHARLES H, III Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $59,222.35 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, QING Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $59,222.26 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMACHER, ALBERT J Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $59,222.10 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER-BRATHWAITE, KAMEKA H Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $59,222.00 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, SEAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $59,221.95 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MICCO, FRANCES Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $59,221.85 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPRIS, MARK E Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $59,221.60 Date 02/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASMARIAS, SUNDAY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $59,221.33 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, MICHAEL D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $59,221.30 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUPP, TIMOTHY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $59,221.03 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, MICHAEL W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $59,221.01 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSGELLER, RICHARD T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,220.75 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENSKE, LEIGH W Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $59,220.53 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUCKNO, JAMES A Employer name City of Rome Amount $59,219.46 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOSCIA, DARYL J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $59,218.98 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBNIEWSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Sullivan County Amount $59,218.87 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, SUE E Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $59,218.68 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADER, RICHARD T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $59,218.39 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, WILLIAM C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $59,217.82 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBY, JILLIAN C D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $59,217.34 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBA, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $59,217.02 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, ADRIANE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $59,216.90 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, MARK A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $59,216.81 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIEWSKI, DARCI JO Employer name Office of General Services Amount $59,216.62 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILO, PATRICIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $59,216.62 Date 09/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CARLOS L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $59,216.60 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICK, JASON M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $59,216.59 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS-PATTERSON, ANNETTE M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $59,216.43 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, RYAN E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $59,216.28 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,215.88 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIC-CUSH, ADRIENNE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $59,215.82 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHEIM, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $59,215.78 Date 11/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System