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 HELFRICH, JACQUELINE M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $58,388.17 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLIS, DANIEL F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $58,388.12 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIRN, KENNETH C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,388.04 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,387.97 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTENDORF, DIANE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,387.76 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINA, RODRIGO F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,387.67 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, GABRIELA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,387.51 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, BRUCE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,387.06 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASEK, PATRICIA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $58,386.96 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, DAVID L Employer name Education Department Amount $58,386.64 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSAW, STEPHEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,386.62 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JENEVE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,386.56 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILD, NATHAN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,386.12 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, LAURA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,385.94 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, JEREMY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $58,385.92 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, OSCAR Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $58,385.91 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, VERMONICA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,385.90 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPUK, AMY E Employer name Essex County Amount $58,385.60 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEPHEN T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $58,385.08 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, DOMINICK J, JR Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,384.97 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISWAS, DILIP K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $58,384.63 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, DOROTHY M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $58,384.43 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, NORMAN L Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $58,384.32 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, JUDY A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $58,383.94 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, KAREN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,383.93 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUERCH, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,383.67 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, PAULA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,383.30 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERPE, JOSEPH W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $58,383.15 Date 03/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGIO, DENISE E Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $58,382.78 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSHUA V Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $58,382.73 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVEGGI PUREFOY, KIM C Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,382.65 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,382.47 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, SHALEEMA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,382.38 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JANICE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,381.96 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MICHAEL B Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $58,381.91 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, NOREEN P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $58,381.66 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLA, MARIA E Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $58,381.40 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, IAN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $58,381.34 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADASU, NAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $58,381.22 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, HECTOR L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $58,380.36 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, FRANCISCO J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $58,380.34 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, NATALIE Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $58,380.24 Date 12/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTANTUOSO, ANTHONY E Employer name Education Department Amount $58,379.88 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, TRENT D Employer name Albany County Amount $58,379.76 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH B Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $58,379.73 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTE, JEANNA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,379.69 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DEANNA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,379.58 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, HEATHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $58,379.40 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVUE, RONALD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,379.40 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWVER, JAMES M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $58,379.35 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DONALD A Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $58,379.32 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEDICK, JOHN C Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $58,379.29 Date 03/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,379.27 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Watertown Amount $58,379.09 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, NELLIE R Employer name Warren County Amount $58,378.71 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $58,378.61 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERS, JOHNNY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $58,378.50 Date 08/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JAMES A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,378.30 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, LAUREN K Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $58,378.16 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MEGHAN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,378.04 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, JOHN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $58,378.03 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,377.76 Date 07/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, JESSICA R Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $58,377.50 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DENISE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,376.86 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLAN, GERARD M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $58,376.51 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAREN F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $58,376.49 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARISOL J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $58,376.25 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYSKOWSKI, RAYMOND J, JR Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $58,376.18 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,375.90 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMANN, RAEGIN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,375.90 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRONTI, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,375.90 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,375.70 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, THOMAS R, JR Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $58,375.61 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VAIR, WAYNE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,375.44 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHLES, DARRYL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,375.32 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, GABRIELLE M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $58,374.70 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOSH, GERALD W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,374.37 Date 02/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KEVIN M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $58,374.05 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVON, PATRICIA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,373.90 Date 04/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $58,373.73 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJAK, WENDY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,373.57 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,373.49 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, PATRICK S Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $58,373.30 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CHRISTINE F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $58,372.83 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRISITS, ADAM R Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $58,372.29 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEITZ, KURT Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,372.23 Date 08/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $58,372.05 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSEY, COURTNEY E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $58,371.95 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, SARA M Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $58,371.92 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOLO, SYLVIA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,371.81 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIES, JONATHAN E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $58,371.78 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $58,371.74 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JASON A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $58,371.73 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIOTO, STEFANO A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $58,371.42 Date 07/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ALICE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,371.07 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANARA, LISA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $58,370.65 Date 10/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DEREK J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $58,370.64 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPINELLA, BONNIE S, MS Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $58,370.26 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBIN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,369.95 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, JODY A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $58,369.84 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System