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 FEDELE, ANDREW P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $57,477.30 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JASON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,477.22 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERMANN, MAUREEN Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $57,477.20 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, ALLEN D Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $57,477.09 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINARO, PAUL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,477.08 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KRISTA N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,476.77 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, TRUMAN Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $57,476.55 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Amount $57,476.15 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KIMBERLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,476.07 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JAMES M Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $57,476.00 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, DAREN R Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $57,475.80 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, TRACEY B Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $57,475.41 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWANDRANS, KEITH Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,475.15 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JUNE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,475.13 Date 10/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROLL, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $57,474.67 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, ANNE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $57,474.35 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICALE, MARIANNE R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $57,474.28 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, TERESA L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,474.15 Date 10/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,474.08 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DENISE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,473.62 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, WAYNE B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,473.53 Date 11/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, ANDREW J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,473.17 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, RITA J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $57,473.11 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $57,472.92 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTINE, MARK G Employer name Montgomery County Amount $57,472.57 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, PHILIP W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,472.55 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $57,472.42 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRO, DENISE R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $57,472.38 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLACCHINO, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,471.63 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTCLIFFE, MELISSA E Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $57,471.61 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILMAN, DEBORAH J Employer name Ontario County Amount $57,471.57 Date 12/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CAMILLA M Employer name Erie County Amount $57,471.03 Date 07/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENHARLOW, JAMES E, JR Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $57,470.87 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRYMAN, COLE J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $57,470.28 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURY, WALTER H Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $57,469.95 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ANTONIO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,469.66 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALES, DAVID Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $57,469.57 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMA, LOUISE E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,469.46 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBRAND, GENA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,468.90 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,468.65 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LAURIE E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,468.57 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISLER, JOHN T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $57,468.24 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, FITZ H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,468.24 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, MELISSA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,468.06 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GWYNDELLA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,467.96 Date 08/24/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, DIANE G Employer name Cayuga County Amount $57,467.52 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOCCO, MELISSA A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $57,467.47 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIAH, VERNON S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,467.40 Date 10/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SIJI C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,466.83 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, LAWRENCE R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $57,466.83 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERES, OSIRIS A Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,466.76 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, DELFIDA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,466.76 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LYNN C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,466.52 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEV, NINA ANNA V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,466.50 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRO, JAMES E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,466.27 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, JAMES Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,466.10 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, LEE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $57,465.60 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC R, SR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,465.23 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, ADAM D Employer name Yates County Amount $57,465.16 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, RUSSELL G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,465.12 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOF, SHERRY Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,465.10 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, NIKKI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,464.56 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMA, JENNIFER R Employer name Erie County Amount $57,464.42 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIECKI, NICHOLAS Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $57,464.11 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LUTNEK L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,464.06 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, TODD C Employer name Village of Victor Amount $57,463.84 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, ARLEEN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,463.57 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMON, AARON T Employer name Education Department Amount $57,463.38 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, HELEN L Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $57,463.13 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTIN, WILLIAM L Employer name Madison County Amount $57,462.89 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESS, JENNIFER A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,462.84 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, VICTORIA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,462.79 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KATHERINE Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $57,462.75 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMAN, IVYLIN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $57,462.72 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JOSEPH M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $57,462.54 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINELLA, JANET M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $57,462.38 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, CRYSTAL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,462.34 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, DAVID J Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,462.01 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, JASON R Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $57,461.93 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARGARITA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $57,461.86 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, ELYSIA C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,461.78 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIESEL, LINDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,461.50 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, THOMAS E Employer name City of Troy Amount $57,461.32 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JENNIFER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $57,461.20 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NED, KRISTEN B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $57,461.18 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSGEI, ELIUD Employer name Genesee County Amount $57,461.12 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYATT, SHANNON E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,460.30 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ALVIN T Employer name Village of Groton Amount $57,460.30 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTORGA, PAMELA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,460.00 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULLO, DAVID M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,460.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, LISA A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $57,459.85 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROSE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $57,459.25 Date 06/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBERY, THOMAS K Employer name Orleans County Amount $57,459.20 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYBOHM, RACHEL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,459.00 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,458.93 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, ROBERT E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,458.92 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, MARISSA E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $57,458.82 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CAITLYN A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $57,458.66 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZER, JOSEPH R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,458.53 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, CRAIG N Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $57,458.47 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System