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 RODRIGUEZ, MIRIAM Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,681.96 Date 08/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, RADHIKA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,681.96 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARF, TONI D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,681.96 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, ADRIENE C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,681.96 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHNSON K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,681.96 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYER, DAVID J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $58,681.76 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,681.75 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, DAVID T, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $58,681.63 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVEY, JOANNE P Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $58,681.34 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTA, SAMUEL A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $58,681.23 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA-WEBSTER, TARYN S Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $58,680.97 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANDREA J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $58,680.76 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABOLDT, SARAH A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $58,680.67 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, MARJORIE J Employer name Washington County Amount $58,680.44 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, QUIZNN Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $58,680.19 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $58,680.19 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHULA, DAVID D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $58,680.19 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PETER J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $58,680.19 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,680.15 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $58,680.04 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVARONE, DEBRA Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $58,680.00 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, PAULA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $58,679.64 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, HIBA H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $58,679.31 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOOTE, JEREMY D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $58,678.91 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULTSCH, DEBBIE J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $58,678.89 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CHERYL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,678.80 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASCH, TODD R Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $58,678.57 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDI, WILLIAM Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $58,678.44 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SABRINA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $58,678.40 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANNISSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,678.13 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, BRIAN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,677.52 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, ARTHUR C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $58,677.42 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CHEILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $58,676.94 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPOSITO, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,676.76 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHUNMWUNSEE, KINGSLEY E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $58,676.73 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,676.68 Date 03/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, ESTHER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,676.55 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,676.40 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROESLER, ANDREW J Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $58,676.08 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OLGETA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,675.81 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEJO, SILVIA G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $58,675.66 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, AMY B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,674.94 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, TRACY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,674.84 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CHERIE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $58,674.84 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $58,674.84 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARY ANN Employer name Department of State Amount $58,674.84 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,674.84 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ROSE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,674.84 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLAND, BARBARA A Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $58,674.84 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, PATRICIA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,674.84 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN, BLANCHE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,674.84 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVENZIO, CATHERINE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,674.84 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, LINDA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,674.84 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DAWN N Employer name Education Department Amount $58,674.84 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCHEL, BARBARA A Employer name Education Department Amount $58,674.84 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, LORI L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $58,674.84 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIONG, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $58,674.84 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARDO, KRISTINE L Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $58,674.84 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, LINDA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,674.84 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, WAYNE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,674.84 Date 04/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, RHONDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,674.84 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, JEANNE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,674.84 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, BARBARA JEAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,674.84 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MICHELE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,674.84 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKA, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,674.84 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, SHIRLEY A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $58,674.84 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSEN-BARRY, GAE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $58,674.84 Date 02/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTRELLA, JEAN MORIN Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $58,674.84 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLLA, MARY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $58,674.84 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATONE, ERIN K Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $58,674.84 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, LESLIE Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $58,674.84 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $58,674.84 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARY R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $58,674.54 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUISOS, BARBARA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $58,674.46 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREDA, DANIEL J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,674.41 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $58,674.02 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MAUREEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,673.94 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, HEATHER L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $58,673.94 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIRITUS, BARBARA E Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $58,673.88 Date 10/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, JEFFREY D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $58,673.44 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEKUM, ALHASSAN F Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,673.34 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROZZA, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $58,673.20 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUZINSKI, EILEEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,672.66 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENIEK, JASON R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $58,672.31 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DENISE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,672.28 Date 06/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLATTO, PAMELA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $58,672.20 Date 02/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKLITSCH, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,672.10 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERGHINI, JANINE Employer name Putnam County Amount $58,671.69 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALCHIK, KENNETH Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $58,671.33 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEN, HEATHER D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,671.13 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, DOMINICA F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $58,670.93 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTUFALE, BUKKY Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $58,670.86 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JUSTIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $58,670.76 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, STEPHEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,670.72 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, KEVIN R Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $58,670.57 Date 03/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $58,670.55 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRGESELL, KRIS C Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $58,670.45 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,670.31 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MONIQUE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,670.31 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPHAL, JOSEPH L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $58,670.30 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System