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 PARACKAL, ALEYAMMA K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $58,656.75 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THERESA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,656.56 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-RODRIGUEZ, ROBYN R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $58,656.33 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLMER, GARY E Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $58,656.07 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMONT, TARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,655.86 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DONNA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $58,655.82 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PATRICK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $58,655.80 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JO-ANNE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,655.78 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SCANIO, SARAH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,655.71 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLO, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $58,655.62 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINERD, KAYLIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,655.59 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPPNER, JOHN M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $58,655.48 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATHER, CHARLES W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $58,655.44 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAYE ANNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,655.07 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFFERT, NANCY Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,655.07 Date 02/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEYS, CURTIS E, II Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,654.90 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGIN, KEVIN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,654.22 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NAVAAR A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $58,654.00 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENZ, JOHN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $58,653.94 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDEIRA, NICOLE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $58,653.80 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBIERECKI, LISA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,652.86 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JO ANNE B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,652.73 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDER, W AVERILL H Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,652.64 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, FERNELEE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,652.45 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, MICHELLE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $58,652.23 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNEY-BUEHLER, JESSICA A Employer name Essex County Amount $58,652.00 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENS, JONATHAN J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $58,651.99 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, WENDY S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $58,651.86 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, IVONNE F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,651.84 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, SEAN T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $58,651.35 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JILLIAN M Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $58,651.31 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BENE, ROBERT Employer name City of Albany Amount $58,651.12 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTONE, MICHAEL M Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,651.09 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, CAROL D Employer name Erie County Amount $58,650.89 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $58,650.84 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVRARD, CLAUDE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,650.66 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMETER, BRYAN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,650.37 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, LEAH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,650.37 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JONATHAN J Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $58,650.31 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, ARTHUR P Employer name City of Troy Amount $58,650.15 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALSCH, DEBRA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $58,650.00 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALES, FLOYD C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $58,649.47 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNER, KEVIN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $58,649.30 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTIG, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $58,649.07 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AYLESWORTH, JOEL E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $58,649.00 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASHI, MAZIAR KEVIN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $58,648.97 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSIGLIANO, MARIANNE B Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $58,648.93 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ANDREW J Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $58,648.89 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSS, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $58,648.88 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, SHIMONE D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $58,648.75 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, JOHN B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,648.40 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURGIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $58,648.18 Date 09/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINO, NOEMI Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $58,648.04 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, MIGUEL E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $58,647.96 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEVEN A Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $58,647.67 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, TUANH T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,647.63 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, JOHNATHAN S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $58,647.48 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DIANE Employer name Albany County Amount $58,647.31 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, SEAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,647.24 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, KEVEN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,646.32 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, KENNETH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,646.04 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUKAS, JOSEPH R Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,646.03 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLISANO, FRANK J Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,646.02 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HEYST, ADAM J Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,646.02 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, LISA Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,646.01 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURITZA, SAM D Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,645.98 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMKE, ALAN M Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $58,645.66 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENCER, TAMRA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,645.43 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHIA, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $58,645.30 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JESSICA M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $58,645.21 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JASON L Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,645.17 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REYANIN M Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $58,644.97 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES P Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $58,644.95 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $58,644.80 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGINS, CYNTHIA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,644.74 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERFEL, ALCIRA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $58,644.63 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, NATASHA S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $58,644.09 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JOYCE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $58,643.88 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of State Amount $58,643.81 Date 08/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, SHELDON G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,643.78 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JUDITH B Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $58,643.52 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ELLEN J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $58,643.47 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARANEK, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $58,642.90 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROK, BARBARA B Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $58,642.58 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, MARSHA B Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,642.50 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,642.40 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRY, ELIZABETH R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,642.28 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, FRANK G Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $58,642.24 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITCHELL, BRENTON A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,642.21 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSON-PRIORE, LISA J Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $58,642.13 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, JOSEPH G Employer name Farmingville Fire District Amount $58,641.85 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, IRMA Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,641.85 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, MARK J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,641.83 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, ROBIN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,641.40 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBECK, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,641.30 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,641.09 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CLARENCE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $58,641.03 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, KARA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,640.65 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Canton Amount $58,640.53 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, CLIFFORD W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $58,640.20 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System