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 BAKKER, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $57,605.88 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, TIFFANY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,605.72 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAKOUMIS, PANAGIOTA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $57,605.69 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, EDWARD T, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,605.61 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, HOLLIE MARIE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,605.48 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRISSO, GENE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,605.45 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, TORRI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,605.10 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JASON T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $57,605.09 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLOCK, GEORGE D, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $57,605.00 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, DOMINICK F Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,604.90 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, JACOB C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $57,604.88 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOTHONGKUM, VICHIEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,604.58 Date 06/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAO, ZHENJUN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $57,604.56 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICEK, JULIE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $57,604.51 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHENSEE, SCOTT A, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $57,604.34 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCITELLI, ANN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $57,604.30 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOGH, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,604.11 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, RYAN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,604.11 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, CATHERINE J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,604.04 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DESIREE Employer name Orange County Amount $57,603.98 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERD, JOHN T Employer name Erie County Amount $57,603.80 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, MARK H Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $57,603.66 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIN, SHAWN L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $57,603.63 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSS, DAWN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $57,603.38 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, ANDREW P Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,603.01 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKHAEL, JEFFREY N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,602.74 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEN, RHONDA S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $57,602.45 Date 08/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, JAIME L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $57,602.34 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEAR, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $57,601.76 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELSON, RITA Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $57,601.52 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, PHILIP H Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $57,601.48 Date 05/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZYK, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Town of Oswego Amount $57,601.47 Date 05/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICAL, ERIC S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,601.21 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, JOANNE T Employer name Warren County Amount $57,601.05 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZBACH, KENNETH L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $57,600.82 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELKER, PATRICK B Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $57,600.57 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINESLING, LLOYD G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $57,599.95 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZECH, JOSHUA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,599.66 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIST, TONI LYNN V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,599.40 Date 10/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIXAMAR, DHYMS Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,599.36 Date 11/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDEN, WICKFORD W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,599.36 Date 08/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMIA, ROBERTA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,599.16 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDA, MIGUEL A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $57,599.09 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DANIELLE K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,598.89 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JUSTIN A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $57,598.87 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLIEBE, KAREN F Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $57,598.85 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, DENNIS A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $57,598.07 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELICH, MARY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,597.31 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, RANDALL S Employer name Albion CSD Amount $57,597.26 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $57,597.25 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DARRELL Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $57,596.97 Date 04/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $57,596.72 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, TYRELL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,596.64 Date 06/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEDER, JOEL M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $57,596.53 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKHOLM, LYN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $57,596.50 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, FRANCESCO E, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,596.42 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $57,596.36 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UIHLEIN, BARRY H Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $57,596.20 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMYK, LISA A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $57,596.12 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTOR J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,595.94 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, GERALD R, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,595.90 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,595.87 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, STANLEY Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $57,595.85 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, KATHERINE A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $57,595.59 Date 12/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRUK, JOHN W Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $57,595.14 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTROM, JOANN K Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $57,595.06 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $57,595.05 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGLIARDO, VINCENT E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $57,595.03 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES P Employer name Oswego County Amount $57,594.94 Date 04/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRERA, GENNERO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,594.85 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHAM, BRIAN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $57,594.84 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURUVILA, GEORGE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $57,594.81 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLOW, JOAN M Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $57,594.46 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMENT, JEFFREY A Employer name Broome County Amount $57,593.99 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD BURNS, DELORES Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,593.98 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, CHERYL A Employer name Lewis County Amount $57,593.78 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCAMONE, MARION C Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $57,593.55 Date 05/17/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENAT, MICHELLE YARDLEY Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $57,593.48 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, CASSANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,593.40 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KEITH H Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $57,592.72 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, CAITLIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,592.47 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, CATHERINE Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,592.29 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, HOLLIE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,592.15 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MARYELLEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,591.55 Date 02/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHINGTON, TODD J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $57,591.50 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TAMMARA J Employer name Warren County Amount $57,591.40 Date 08/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, DAVID Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,591.37 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,591.22 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JENNIFER J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,591.20 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUBIEN, KYLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,591.07 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JANICE E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $57,591.03 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CORINA I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,591.01 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSEBY, TERIE W Employer name Tioga County Amount $57,591.01 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, JOSEPH A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $57,590.71 Date 09/03/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVENT, SHARON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,590.56 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLIN, STEPHEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $57,590.23 Date 12/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALMAR, ILENE R Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $57,590.07 Date 06/02/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSS, LORRIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,590.06 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITRELL, MARISA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,590.01 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LESLIE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,589.94 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System