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 REDD, MEGAN J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $58,255.79 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGILVIE, JOANNE E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $58,255.61 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, CLEMENT J Employer name City of Rome Amount $58,255.60 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAISY R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $58,255.37 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMANS, HEATHER M Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,255.26 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSANTE, DAVID A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,255.14 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRD, QUIANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,255.12 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $58,255.10 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKFORD, PATRICK T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,254.91 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, JARETT R Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $58,254.87 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TROY A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $58,254.44 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONMILLER, SHAWN T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $58,253.68 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTON, JASON A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $58,253.57 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ADAM F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,253.34 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULRY, JOSEPH W Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $58,253.26 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TYLER J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $58,253.08 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRABAR, DESARAE A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $58,253.07 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAY, JEANINE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,253.05 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DEIRDRE E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,253.02 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIHOCKI, KATIE M, MS Employer name Lewis County Amount $58,252.39 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Town of Gates Amount $58,251.97 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO, RHONDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,251.56 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, HYER G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $58,251.44 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHOTAL, JEREMY M Employer name Erie County Amount $58,251.15 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BRIAN D Employer name Rensselaer Housing Authority Amount $58,250.99 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, KEVEN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $58,250.89 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, VICTOR S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $58,250.86 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVINSKI, MARK W Employer name City of Olean Amount $58,250.82 Date 09/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROZLER, STEPHEN M, II Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $58,250.81 Date 03/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIONE, ROBERT N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,250.72 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, TERESA M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $58,250.66 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $58,250.52 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, BRIAN H Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $58,250.45 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JERREMY J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $58,250.34 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURK, JOYCE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,250.15 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMER, LINDA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,250.10 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DANIEL P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,250.03 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELEWICZ, ALYSON M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $58,250.00 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTRA, FREDERICK Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $58,249.71 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUANCE, CAROL M Employer name Town of Rye Amount $58,249.68 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, CRISTINE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,249.62 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, MIGUEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,249.59 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LINDA-ANNE Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $58,249.54 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, BLAKE R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $58,249.39 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOSE, JANICE V Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $58,249.13 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, DARRAY T Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,249.02 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMISH, SUSAN M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $58,248.77 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRADLEY D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,248.31 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETTS, BRIAN C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $58,248.15 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORINO, KRISTINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $58,247.49 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, LISA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,247.05 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLIN, LYSA M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $58,246.66 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,246.61 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCORSO, ANGELA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $58,246.44 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, SVETLANA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $58,245.92 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, BERNADETTE M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $58,245.69 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, LISA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,245.69 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LAWRENCE A, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,245.60 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, DOMINIC M Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,245.45 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, DIANE M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $58,245.34 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABICZ, MICHAEL B Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $58,244.97 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTORI, ROBERT F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $58,244.86 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Milton Amount $58,244.85 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERSPOON, GWENDOLYN Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $58,244.66 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MONIQUE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,244.61 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, DANIEL G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,244.49 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSA, PATRICK Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $58,244.47 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUILLETTE, JANET R Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,244.16 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADCLIFFE, PAUL R Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $58,243.90 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SADIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,243.87 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARYL Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $58,243.19 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MARY A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $58,242.97 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, DOIRINNE C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,242.90 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, COLIN T Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,242.72 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,242.72 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LISA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,242.63 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSSIUS, FLORENCE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,242.41 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, KEVIN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,242.30 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, LAWRENCE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $58,241.65 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, GREGORY F Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $58,241.60 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARTY J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $58,241.24 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONES, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $58,241.22 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, KIM MARIE Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $58,241.12 Date 09/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIS, REBECCA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,241.05 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KEENYA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $58,240.83 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, ERIC M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $58,240.73 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFFUTT, TRACY BURTON, III Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $58,240.58 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ADAM J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $58,240.50 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENZFEGER, SUSAN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $58,240.09 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELKE, KENNETH R Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $58,240.02 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATTY Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,239.66 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLUT, JOSEPH R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $58,239.46 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARC R Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $58,239.05 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, JARED L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $58,239.03 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, VICKI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,238.72 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, JEANETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,238.37 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, LOIS R Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $58,238.12 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUAN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $58,238.01 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, NANCY M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,237.90 Date 05/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEDDU, GIANFRANCO Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,237.90 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System