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 HICKEY, CHERYL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $59,084.90 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, GLENN F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $59,084.87 Date 10/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $59,084.87 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $59,084.84 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ANNE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,084.74 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILI, PATRICK Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,084.40 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, TODD J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,084.35 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, DEBRA Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $59,084.20 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, ARELIS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,084.19 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $59,083.90 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, LUKE M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $59,083.60 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESLINGER, PATRICIA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $59,083.20 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, MARIE F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $59,082.06 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, RYAN S Employer name Orleans County Amount $59,081.89 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, LAUREN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $59,081.52 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLIERE, ROCKY M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $59,081.24 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLANCY, DIANE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $59,081.21 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, AMY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $59,081.02 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, ROGER K, JR Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $59,080.99 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LORRAINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,080.87 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,080.84 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIL, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $59,080.84 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIN, THANDAR A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $59,080.70 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINNIK, DENIS M Employer name Wayne County Amount $59,080.38 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ALONZO Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $59,080.34 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, HEATHER Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,080.28 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, BRUCE M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $59,080.02 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, RONALD T Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $59,078.81 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $59,078.69 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, RICHARD W Employer name Ontario County Amount $59,077.99 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ADAM V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,077.53 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DAWN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,077.21 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, MAXINE C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $59,077.21 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, LAURISTON S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,077.01 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, STACY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $59,076.99 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKING, ALLISON M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $59,076.89 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTNICK, ROBYN K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,076.74 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHJEN, JANIE A Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $59,076.71 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHDE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,076.70 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, KENNETH R, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $59,076.49 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KENNETH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $59,076.35 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, THEODORE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,076.22 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDIVANT, MARY ANN Employer name Albany County Amount $59,076.20 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKIN, JOHN P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $59,076.11 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKERS, DONNA M Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $59,075.94 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FAY, CYNTHIA C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $59,075.75 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $59,075.67 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERN, JOAN S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,075.06 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, BARBARA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $59,074.97 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADDER, JEAN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $59,074.96 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONABLE, DALE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,074.67 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES J Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $59,074.32 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, MARY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $59,073.97 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ALTHEA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $59,073.77 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANTHONY L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $59,073.76 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MELVIN, JR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,073.52 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, CHARLES J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $59,073.51 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, DAVID C, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $59,073.27 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, JAMES V Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $59,073.17 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSARD, ANNE B Employer name Schuyler County Amount $59,073.07 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE-POOLE, JASON M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $59,072.92 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $59,072.88 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, RAFAEL Employer name Greene County Amount $59,072.88 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPITELLI, JOSEPH Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $59,072.82 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEY, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,072.68 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, WALTER Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,072.43 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKE, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,072.38 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, SHARON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,072.35 Date 07/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, BRAD P Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $59,072.15 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $59,072.11 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMKE, JESSE J Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $59,072.11 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMURA, ANGELA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,071.50 Date 09/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DARIN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,071.44 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOC, STACEY L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $59,071.06 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLLO, RONALD S Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,071.03 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, HARRY C, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $59,070.88 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTSOGIANNIS, JOANNE Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $59,070.69 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRISI, DEIRDRE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $59,070.13 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JENNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,070.05 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $59,069.80 Date 08/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, CARMEN T Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $59,069.30 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LAUREN M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $59,068.84 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, EDWARD J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $59,068.83 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TODD J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $59,068.59 Date 11/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, BRYAN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $59,067.99 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $59,067.98 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, LAURELL G Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $59,067.86 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIOTI, VINCENZO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,067.86 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILEWSKI, JOSEPH Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $59,067.67 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JASMIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,067.62 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KILLOP, DANIEL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,067.32 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $59,067.24 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ANDREW C Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $59,066.76 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT HANRAHAN, SHARI Employer name Erie County Amount $59,066.67 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMOULIS, MARIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,066.30 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ORLANDO D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $59,066.03 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, DONNA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,065.66 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, GUNTHER E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $59,065.59 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROCHER, LEONARD L, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $59,065.58 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ALLISON I Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $59,065.58 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System