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 LISA, TERRI-ANN C Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $57,391.15 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PHILLIP D J, SR Employer name Erie County Amount $57,391.07 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPEL, STEVEN R Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $57,390.78 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CHARLES T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,390.58 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THERESA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,390.58 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROORDA, SAMUEL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,390.58 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONNA Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $57,390.51 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, MARK W Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $57,390.09 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, MARGARET K Employer name Ulster County Amount $57,389.80 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DAVID J Employer name Village of Massena Amount $57,389.80 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, NICOLE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $57,389.75 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, EDWARD W Employer name Madison County Amount $57,389.38 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, THOMAS C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $57,389.21 Date 01/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSY, ANGELINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,389.20 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DONALD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $57,389.04 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,388.94 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, SHOBHA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $57,388.53 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, KRISTEN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $57,388.41 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHARLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,388.38 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, JEROME Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $57,388.30 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRLEY, AISHA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $57,388.29 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVATTO, NICHOLAS F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $57,388.04 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JORGE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $57,387.97 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JENNIFER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,387.55 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $57,387.35 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEY, ERIC E Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $57,387.29 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTONIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $57,387.25 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, STEPHANIE J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $57,387.20 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLA, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,387.07 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMAN, MICHELE G Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $57,387.02 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOS, ALEX Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,386.92 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOURADO, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $57,386.91 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLES, JODY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,386.64 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENZIE, DEBORAH L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,386.56 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JAMES A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $57,386.14 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, GREGORY Employer name City of Rome Amount $57,385.96 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODESK, PATRICIA X Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $57,385.38 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUROPATWINSKI, JOHN R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $57,385.29 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, WALTER D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,385.29 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, AMMY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,384.88 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROBERT, HEATHER L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,384.70 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLES, ROGER P Employer name Town of Otisco Amount $57,384.58 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, CARRIE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,384.40 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, EDWARD B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,384.16 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, DONALD T, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,383.96 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, DENIS J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $57,383.76 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MARGARET Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,382.93 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, EDWARD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $57,382.86 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, MARIE C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $57,382.82 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, CHARLES E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,382.78 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIANI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $57,382.74 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMEDY, MATTHEW R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,382.00 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRIAN S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,381.87 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, NINA LYNN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $57,381.56 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, LISA J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $57,381.42 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, CHRIS A, JR Employer name Town of Prattsburg Amount $57,381.31 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,381.25 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEFFREY P Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $57,381.13 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATELLIS, PANORMITIS Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $57,381.10 Date 09/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,380.78 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIC, DOUGLAS J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $57,380.77 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERSPOON, SHANNA F Employer name Albany County Amount $57,380.72 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBRA, JAMES X Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $57,380.62 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOON, SUSAN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $57,380.62 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LEONARD W Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,380.51 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHY, CAROLE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $57,380.43 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CAROL Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $57,380.41 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, JOHN A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $57,380.31 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACY, JOSEPH E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $57,380.22 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, EILEEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,379.92 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $57,379.74 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, JOHN K Employer name Erie County Amount $57,379.05 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, LISA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $57,378.84 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAME, PHILIP A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,378.78 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RALPH G Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $57,378.72 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATJUCHIN, JOSEPH P Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $57,377.95 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, FRANK P Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $57,377.71 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEEL, RYAN W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,377.17 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAVUSO, DONA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,377.16 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHKO, AMANDA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $57,377.00 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, VICKI M Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $57,376.95 Date 12/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL-JAWAIR, THIKRIAT S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,376.56 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-ABBATOY, JULIE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,376.35 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADIQ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $57,376.17 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUEB, VALERIE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,376.06 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, EARL B Employer name Tioga County Amount $57,376.02 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,375.92 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMEISTER, SCOTT M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $57,375.88 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM, DAVID M Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,375.73 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JAMES Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,375.56 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JULIO C, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,375.45 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZIARZ, MATTHEW D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $57,375.45 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, EDWARD O Employer name Niagara County Amount $57,375.42 Date 03/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHIN, HEATHER M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,375.26 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELLER, DEAN C Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $57,375.00 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCKERN, MARY LYNN Employer name City of Auburn Amount $57,374.97 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, NICHOLI R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $57,374.81 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAULT, ANDREW R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,374.62 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, CRYSTAL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $57,374.38 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJOVIC, VICTOR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,374.38 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System