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 REH, ANGELA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, LUANN T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNY, BRIAN S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTAGIRONE, ANN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, BERNARD L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBENDA, DAVID S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, DUANE L, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, BONNIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SARAH K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARA, SANDRA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLISE, MARY T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARHART, DEBORAH J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KENNETH P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JESSE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VESQUE, DAVID J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, VICKIE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, MELISSA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JOAN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER-PRICE, ALICE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DEBRA R Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISS, NORMAN G Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $57,873.01 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLETT, TINA M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CARLA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 12/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, THOMAS G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,873.01 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVENBACH, LEONA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSESSER, LYDIA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, MARIA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALE, GRANT W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JAMES, PATRICIA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,873.01 Date 06/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILAC, KAY L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $57,873.01 Date 12/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDBAUER, ERICA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,872.91 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOULOURIS, TINA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $57,872.77 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, HEATHER L Employer name Livingston County Amount $57,872.59 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURGAI, NEMA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,872.50 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODESTE, SHANTE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,872.35 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBIN K Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $57,872.34 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KRISTINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,871.93 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEW, JUDITH F Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $57,871.59 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O DONNELL, KAREN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,871.50 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKO, ANNA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,871.49 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SEAN C Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,871.45 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, LUIGI J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $57,871.39 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDLE, PAUL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,871.27 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLST, JOHN E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $57,871.07 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCIER, SARAH K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,870.89 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMESON, MICHAEL L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,870.59 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, LISA M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,870.32 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, MAUREEN P Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $57,870.00 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOLINO, FRANCESCO Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $57,869.98 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEIN, ANGEL L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $57,869.93 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, YANA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,869.81 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, DEIRDRE Z Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,869.70 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBIYEMI, GBOLAHAN A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,869.66 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILECKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $57,869.30 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SONYA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $57,869.28 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, SCOTT E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,869.01 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUNK, ANNE M Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $57,869.00 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZZA, LENORE Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $57,868.82 Date 08/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTUNG, JANET M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,868.58 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, EDWIN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $57,868.29 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLAND, CATHERINE F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,868.12 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMCOTT, LOIS T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,867.90 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, SARAH N Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $57,867.89 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, THEODORE J Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $57,867.78 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, LORETTA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,867.63 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PAULA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,867.50 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,866.53 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $57,866.21 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIG, PETER J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $57,865.64 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAK, BRUCE E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $57,865.60 Date 10/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANZALARI, THOMAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,865.24 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLIDGE, VALERIE Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $57,865.10 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENBUSCH, JOHN F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,864.93 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, DAVID M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,864.77 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CAROL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,864.44 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHEN, ROBERT J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $57,864.43 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABEC, KENNETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,863.63 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOTTI, CECILIA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,863.52 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANONE, ALLEN E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,863.52 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNASH, DEAN A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $57,863.52 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ALAN O Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $57,863.51 Date 03/08/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTHAM, MELISSA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,863.40 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERDITH, CAROL V Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,863.19 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $57,863.16 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $57,862.03 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $57,861.92 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DIANE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,861.78 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LAIZAMMA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $57,860.34 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BARBARA N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,860.05 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,859.88 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, STEPHEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $57,859.88 Date 01/23/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALBOVSKY, MEGAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $57,859.75 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBECK, NICHOLAS Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,859.47 Date 02/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Victor Amount $57,859.47 Date 11/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JASON M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $57,859.06 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROKOLKIN, MICHAEL W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,858.98 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOVAN, ERIN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $57,858.84 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, BARBARA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,858.82 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, KRISTEN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,858.81 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATICH, ROBERT J Employer name Tioga County Amount $57,858.02 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System