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 LI, VICTORIA Y Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $57,824.06 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZCZYK, RICHARD Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $57,823.93 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, MINDY H Employer name City of White Plains Amount $57,823.84 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGELOSI, MICHAEL P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,823.46 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANEM, ESPERANZA R Employer name Lewis County Amount $57,823.39 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAIDI, AZHAR H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $57,823.35 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLINSKI, WAYNE K Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $57,823.33 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNY, JOANN Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $57,823.12 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINOW, SARA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,822.31 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CHARLINE O Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $57,822.31 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTAVELA, KAREN G Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $57,822.24 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,821.96 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMANN, MARGARET MARY Employer name Webster CSD Amount $57,821.94 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LLOYD J Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $57,821.88 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Akron Amount $57,821.52 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOAGEL, WILLIAM R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $57,821.33 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEMAND, BENOIT Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $57,821.15 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, GREGORY L, JR Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $57,820.47 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, STANLEY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,820.38 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, TAMELA L Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $57,820.16 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATO, MARIA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $57,820.15 Date 02/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $57,820.14 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ROSEMARY C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,820.08 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, STEPHEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $57,820.06 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, LISA A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,820.05 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,819.95 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSH, ERIN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $57,819.93 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELLEN J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $57,819.93 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, JOHN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,819.71 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, LUCRETIA S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,819.70 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $57,819.57 Date 10/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THIESING, EILEEN B Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $57,819.33 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GILBERTO S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $57,819.32 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CINDY A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $57,819.15 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, EDWARD T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $57,819.05 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, TING Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,818.80 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, MELISSA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,818.42 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JUANNE K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,817.95 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAREN, CAROL M Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $57,817.77 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENZ, DEBRA J Employer name Town of Victor Amount $57,817.65 Date 06/03/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, AMANDA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,817.53 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZEL, JAMES E Employer name Yates County Amount $57,817.14 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, GERIANNE F Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $57,816.88 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, NICOLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,816.66 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, RAYMOND M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $57,816.27 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MICCO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $57,815.64 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JOHN G Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $57,814.84 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, STEPHEN G Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $57,814.80 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLET, JASON B Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,814.66 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, DAVID R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,814.63 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, SUZANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,814.61 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, ROBERT, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,814.57 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALRIDGE, MADALYN G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $57,814.51 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANI, JO-ANN Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $57,814.43 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMMLER, WILLIAM G, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,814.32 Date 04/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDENER, BARBARA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,814.16 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, HELAINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,813.91 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TONI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,813.71 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $57,813.59 Date 12/11/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, HOWARD D Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $57,812.77 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, KIMBERLY A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $57,812.69 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIOSI, DAVID A Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,812.60 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, ELQUEMEDO O Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,811.89 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, DOUG L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,811.79 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCH, TIMOTHY I Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $57,811.74 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVORE, CRYSTAL S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $57,811.72 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KARRI L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,811.70 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVEN, EDWIN T, SR Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $57,810.84 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITKIN, JASON C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,810.69 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,810.52 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RAFAEL A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $57,810.40 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, JOHN W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $57,810.26 Date 01/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRANTE, KEVIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $57,810.08 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, BENJAMIN T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $57,809.84 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAS, VERONICA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,809.50 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMIDE, PAUL T, SR Employer name Broome County Amount $57,809.45 Date 11/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARAIS, JOSHUA R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $57,809.29 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUS, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $57,809.23 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, GLORIA G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $57,809.09 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ROBERT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,808.98 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFT, PAUL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,808.85 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDUZE-WILSON, NEESHA S Employer name Education Department Amount $57,808.67 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, NICHOLAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,808.51 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ANTHONY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,808.43 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $57,808.18 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, STEVEN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,808.07 Date 11/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MARY COLLEEN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $57,808.04 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVETTE, COREY N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,807.89 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRZEJEWSKI, DANA J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $57,807.81 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, ROBERT W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,807.38 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEPKO, JAMES M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,807.36 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, REGINA C Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $57,807.20 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHPAZIAN, DARRYL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,807.09 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ETHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $57,806.65 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DENNIS J Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $57,806.57 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVIS, SAMUEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,806.31 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERFIELD, PATRICIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $57,806.26 Date 01/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTLOW, DAREN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,806.02 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,806.02 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JAMES G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,805.93 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System