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 GIL, HECTOR A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $58,130.91 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JASON L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,130.79 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSEY, ADAM T Employer name Tioga County Amount $58,130.57 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRICHS, SCOT J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $58,129.48 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, DONNA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,129.31 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, JOHN P Employer name City of Albany Amount $58,129.28 Date 05/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JACQUELINE D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $58,129.25 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRECHT, STEPHEN B, JR Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $58,129.20 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEK, JOHN F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $58,128.92 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNYCH, LAURIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,128.18 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBEK, GERALDINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,128.18 Date 03/22/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, TERRIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,128.18 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHARLES A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,127.66 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSBISCH, LINDA Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $58,127.42 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMO, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $58,127.39 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKBRIDE, DOUGLAS G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,127.03 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, MARK I Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,126.32 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MAUREEN Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $58,126.16 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DONNA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $58,126.08 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, JANET Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $58,126.00 Date 09/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KAREN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $58,126.00 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, PETER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,125.94 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSEL, JESSICA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,125.80 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, TODD N Employer name Steuben County Amount $58,125.78 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPIERZ, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $58,125.37 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, ROZANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,125.00 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSA, AMY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,125.00 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,125.00 Date 09/27/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ELLEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,125.00 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARTINO, TERIANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,125.00 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, CHARLOTTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,125.00 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEE, ALAN S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $58,124.81 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MARY A Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $58,124.80 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, RYAN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $58,124.67 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DRISCOLL, PETER T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $58,124.41 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SEAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,124.26 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNINO, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,124.08 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LUCINDA M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $58,123.86 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENISON, BRENDA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,123.85 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISUM, MARCIA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,123.11 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTIZIA-HILTON, MARIA P, MS Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $58,123.00 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURNEE, SHANE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,122.90 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ERIK M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $58,122.43 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHILL, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $58,121.77 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABIJOHN, SHEIK NM Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,121.52 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTALA, MANJARI R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $58,121.11 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,119.72 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, GEORGE P, JR Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $58,119.51 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, FARON B Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $58,119.43 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, MARGERY Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $58,119.43 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGLINCHEY, KEVIN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,118.96 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, IVYLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,118.95 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDA, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $58,118.90 Date 08/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAEPPEL, GLENN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $58,118.80 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MARK S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,118.78 Date 10/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, CHARLENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,118.58 Date 03/27/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DEREK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,118.49 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTEN, IVAN Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $58,118.25 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISTED, JEREMY M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $58,118.22 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORISI, PATRICIA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $58,118.15 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKFIELD, SUE ANN STELLA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,118.12 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTY, LEISA K Employer name Malone CSD Amount $58,118.09 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $58,117.89 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTON, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,117.76 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROLAND C, III Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $58,117.69 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADERLI, KEVIN F, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $58,117.53 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRONAGGIO, GINAMARIE K Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $58,117.48 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, DORIS L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,117.45 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, HEATHER L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $58,117.11 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, HEATHER D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,116.67 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, KELLY J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $58,116.66 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $58,116.66 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, MICHELE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $58,116.66 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGERT, HOLLY P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $58,116.63 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, KENIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $58,116.57 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, RAFAEL Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $58,116.02 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZKO, ALAN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $58,115.58 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, JOHN L Employer name Erie County Amount $58,115.50 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES-ROY, LISA A Employer name Education Department Amount $58,115.38 Date 10/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYNH, CHRISTY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $58,114.84 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DONETTE Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,114.75 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTA, LORRAINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $58,114.63 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO, STEVEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $58,114.55 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, ALVARO E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,114.37 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, JOSE V Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $58,114.02 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, JENNIFER Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $58,114.00 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SHARI M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $58,113.96 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIE, DEBORAH J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $58,113.65 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREEM E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $58,113.48 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LAWRENCE M Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $58,113.20 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, JANICE L Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $58,112.92 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, LILLIAN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $58,112.73 Date 12/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTZ, BRYAN C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $58,112.60 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMATA, BERNARD M Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,112.28 Date 05/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, JAMES Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $58,111.67 Date 04/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT-LA ROCK, LEANNE Employer name Oswego County Amount $58,110.78 Date 10/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PONCEAU, DOMINIC J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $58,110.62 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HELEN F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $58,110.56 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, SUSAN V Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $58,110.17 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, BARBARA G Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,110.00 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System