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 HILLIS, JEFFREY H Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $59,106.68 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JOSHUA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,106.59 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULISANO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $59,106.28 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, ERIC Employer name Albany County Amount $59,105.84 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZANO, ANNMARIE L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,105.39 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSMANN, GWEN CLARA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $59,105.38 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLENTS, BRACE M Employer name City of Fulton Amount $59,105.33 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, KAREN L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $59,105.09 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CYNTHIA T Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $59,104.94 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, RUBEN, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $59,104.92 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, PHILLIP J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $59,104.84 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DOUGLAS A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $59,104.76 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LATANGIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,104.65 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KATHY A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $59,104.64 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAS, MALLORY E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $59,103.71 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, JED-ANTHONY Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,103.34 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY-HARRIS, DEBRA L Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $59,102.95 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, NATHAN N Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $59,102.76 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, JOHN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $59,102.74 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JAMES E Employer name Schuyler County Amount $59,102.73 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, MARIA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $59,101.92 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAVELLA, CAROLYN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,101.63 Date 01/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, JAIME A Employer name Erie County Amount $59,101.42 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TARA L Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $59,100.67 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, JENNY K Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $59,100.38 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, DEREK L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $59,100.35 Date 02/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ANTHONY L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $59,100.06 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOW, STACEY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $59,099.89 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGARAM, LAWRENCE J Employer name Department of State Amount $59,099.81 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC W Employer name Allegany County Amount $59,099.41 Date 12/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $59,099.30 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, ARTHUR, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $59,099.19 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,099.15 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPER, ANDREW J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $59,099.11 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, LEEANNE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $59,099.00 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSHAW, SHANNON L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $59,098.62 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, GAIL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,096.83 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, WALTER D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $59,096.05 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM-GOLDBERG, ALISON M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $59,095.57 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, CHARLES C Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $59,095.21 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCK, WILLIAM F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,095.20 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, RODNEY J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,095.18 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTRICO, BRIAN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $59,095.11 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECIMICE-VIEL, EDDYE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $59,094.71 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, IGNAYRA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,094.11 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWOLA, MARK J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,093.85 Date 06/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, RITA V Employer name Albany County Amount $59,093.77 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ELIAS Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $59,093.72 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFEL, ANN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,093.34 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DARRIN Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $59,093.22 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, DIANE M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $59,093.13 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRODER, SUSAN M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $59,093.02 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,092.55 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, JOELLE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $59,092.50 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAFERIA, DIANE J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,092.43 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHANTEESHA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,092.14 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, JAMES A Employer name Chemung County Amount $59,091.96 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KILLIP, JAMES C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $59,091.54 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JULIE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,091.48 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDELL, MEGHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,091.37 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, BRIT Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $59,091.27 Date 08/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKY, GREGORY S Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $59,091.23 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, NATHANIEL W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $59,091.06 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, STEVEN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $59,091.04 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THERESA L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $59,091.00 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPON, CARLOS E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,090.63 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, JUDITH S Employer name Jonesville Fire District Amount $59,090.40 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY, DARYL A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $59,090.13 Date 02/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZTABA, BONITA ANN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $59,090.09 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ROBERT D Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $59,090.02 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRASLEY, DIANE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,089.68 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JEROME D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $59,089.08 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, ANNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,089.05 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAZEY, MICHAEL K Employer name Ontario County Amount $59,089.02 Date 07/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,088.92 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEISTER, KENNETH, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,088.81 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE-MALDONADO, STEPHANIE R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $59,088.50 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOTT, MARY O Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,088.41 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOSEPH P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,088.29 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYRING, PAUL M Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $59,088.27 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEML, JOSEPH J Employer name Greene County Amount $59,088.20 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RICHARD C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,088.17 Date 09/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE, DAVID V Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $59,087.77 Date 02/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, RICHARD G Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $59,087.70 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCI, JULIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,087.43 Date 08/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, KATHLEEN E Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $59,086.98 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, MILLICENT A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $59,086.92 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, SHERRY M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $59,086.75 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, LOUIS J Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $59,086.64 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENDEL, MARIA T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,086.27 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRADLEY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $59,086.18 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, CARL M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,086.15 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, LEONARD F, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $59,086.11 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARE, THOMAS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,085.99 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, ROBERT W Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $59,085.84 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, GORDON D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $59,085.61 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANT, TIFFANY Employer name Putnam County Amount $59,085.43 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON-WILSON, YKEETA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,085.03 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPARRO, MARIBEL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $59,084.96 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITAL, ANDRE, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,084.93 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System