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 ARCHER, PAMELA KEEFE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $57,422.62 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CHRISTINE L Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $57,422.44 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPOLD, THOMASINE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,422.38 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, MARIANNE Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $57,422.38 Date 10/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,422.30 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $57,422.30 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ANDRIA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,422.08 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZ, KAREN E Employer name Education Department Amount $57,422.08 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCK, BRIAN L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $57,422.08 Date 04/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHARLES E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,422.08 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDENSTEIN, SHERRY ANN Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $57,422.08 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURL, CASSANDRA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $57,422.08 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULETTE, JULIE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,422.08 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBRECHT, ROBERT D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,421.84 Date 12/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBRYAN, CURTIS R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $57,421.65 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DACHENHAUSEN, ERIC Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,421.58 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARING, WILLIAM K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,421.58 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KEVIN O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,421.58 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, JOAN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,421.58 Date 04/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYAN, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $57,421.58 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGET, KATHERINE A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $57,421.54 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BRIAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,421.54 Date 05/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERANEC, KELLEY Employer name Education Department Amount $57,421.54 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACY, DEBORAH R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $57,421.54 Date 10/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANNETTE D Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $57,421.43 Date 09/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, ANTHONY T Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $57,421.18 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWASNIK, JOHN W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,421.16 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGAN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Tioga County Amount $57,421.09 Date 01/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELBY, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Amount $57,421.00 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUBRUN, KERLEEN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,421.00 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DENNIS E Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $57,420.84 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYE, MAXWELL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,420.79 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLEFIELD, DANIEL L Employer name Essex County Amount $57,420.63 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, KELTHA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,420.47 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCRUM, JAYNE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $57,420.43 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVERSPIKE, KENNETH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,420.20 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, SALVATORE M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $57,420.15 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, SANDRA L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $57,420.15 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, CRISTINE M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $57,420.10 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JAMES F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,419.75 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JENNIFER L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $57,419.73 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALE, MARIANN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $57,419.72 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARK P Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $57,419.43 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACHER, MICHAEL F Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $57,418.94 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBRA M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $57,418.76 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, DIANA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $57,418.75 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $57,418.68 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBUSHOFSKI, LISA V Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $57,418.47 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCAVAGE, VINCENT C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,418.40 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIH, KASSIM S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,418.40 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFIELD, BRANDON Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,418.40 Date 12/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, LORI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,418.30 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSANO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $57,418.26 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $57,418.26 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, CHARLES F Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,418.14 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, MICHAEL W Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $57,418.11 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARA, FRANK Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,418.05 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOCCO, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Sennett Amount $57,417.97 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MAUREEN A Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $57,417.85 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGER, MARYANN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,417.09 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSCHENK, GEORGE G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $57,416.58 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMAJO, EDISON Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $57,416.52 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRING, SUE ANN Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $57,416.38 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BONNIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,415.89 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCQUE, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $57,415.50 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAVID N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $57,415.41 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, WENDY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $57,415.40 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSITER, JAMES W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,414.99 Date 06/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTALO, SALVATORE R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,414.97 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, WENDY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $57,414.86 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREGRIM-GRANT, JO ANNE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,414.79 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIGAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $57,414.54 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, JUSTIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,414.28 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, JORDAN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $57,413.91 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, GREGORY E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $57,413.82 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATEK, JOSEPH M Employer name Erie County Amount $57,413.80 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, DIANNE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $57,413.64 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHALGH, JOHN E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,413.58 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEURS, SAMANTHA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,413.46 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTORELLI, LEEANN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $57,413.39 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILLAN, MICHAEL J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $57,413.38 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHODA, ROBERT J Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $57,413.22 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, COLLEEN Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $57,413.20 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLON, PETER L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $57,412.58 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PATRICIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,412.58 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBS, GERALD T Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $57,412.46 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKERBUJOLD, KELLY S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,412.34 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANDREW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,412.31 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIECKMANN, BARBARA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,411.90 Date 06/30/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DEBRA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,411.68 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALD, SHANNON L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,411.59 Date 02/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JEAN R Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $57,411.52 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMNARACE, OMAWATTIE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $57,411.20 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERCZAK, MICHAEL J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,411.14 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, RENATE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,410.82 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,410.43 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CARMEN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $57,410.32 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BARBARA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,410.15 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAY, STEPHAN T Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $57,410.08 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JONATHAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,409.82 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System