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 FALCO, ANDREA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $56,992.55 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, RONNI Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,992.47 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, BARBARA M Employer name Orange County Amount $56,992.47 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMER, BONNIE K Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,992.45 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, EMILIA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,992.29 Date 06/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, BONNIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,992.19 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKE, MARIE Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $56,992.15 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DAMION R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,991.35 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALO, ROBERT Employer name Town of Owego Fire District Amount $56,991.13 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,991.09 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, PATRICK T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,991.09 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, REX A Employer name Orange County Amount $56,990.98 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, DONALD C Employer name Corning Community College Amount $56,990.57 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLIEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $56,990.55 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, ANDREA C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,990.54 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,990.52 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON, DIANNE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,989.78 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABU, GANIYU Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,989.44 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOITOVICH, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $56,989.33 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, GREGORY M Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $56,989.15 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, MARY ANN O Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $56,989.02 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,989.01 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTZEL, TINA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,988.81 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEBORAH Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $56,988.69 Date 07/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHUT, ANDREW J Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,988.63 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, MAUREEN E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $56,988.48 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, DEANNA M Employer name Education Department Amount $56,988.36 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,988.15 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, WILLARD W Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $56,988.00 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KAREN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,987.94 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BARRY A Employer name Town of Concord Amount $56,987.85 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, LUCY Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $56,987.64 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDERT, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Albion Amount $56,987.44 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGIBBONS, KAREN A Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $56,987.30 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAPIA, DAVID B Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $56,987.24 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $56,987.18 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLING, ANGELA E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $56,986.84 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, BLAKE Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,986.81 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPOROWSKI, MARY Employer name Erie County Amount $56,986.69 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGAL, ANTHONY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,986.05 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANDT, JOHN K Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $56,985.84 Date 10/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNO, ANTONELLA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $56,985.78 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, DARREN M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $56,985.76 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KELLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,985.30 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JOEL A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $56,985.28 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, ANNA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $56,985.19 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, LORRAINE J Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $56,985.16 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELS, ROBERT D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $56,985.15 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, CINDY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,984.97 Date 10/25/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANYANWU, VIVIAN N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,984.67 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSOM, CHRISTINE B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,984.12 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATKOWSKI, JERAMY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $56,983.89 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, JOHN A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $56,983.88 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, STEVEN A Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $56,983.79 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Hopewell Amount $56,983.68 Date 05/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, EISHA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,983.64 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, MICHAEL Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $56,983.63 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KIMBERLY M Employer name Orange County Amount $56,983.51 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, KIM S Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,983.39 Date 05/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURA, CARLO G Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $56,983.27 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TONY K Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $56,983.13 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, RYAN S Employer name City of Kingston Amount $56,983.04 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLARO, CARMEN A, JR Employer name Town of Salina Amount $56,982.87 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, DANA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,982.82 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Owasco Amount $56,982.71 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOCOU, ALEXINE C Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $56,982.70 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JESSICA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,982.68 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYPPOLITE, JEAN R Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $56,982.27 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $56,982.27 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWCROSS, MATHEW S Employer name Village of Dexter Amount $56,982.08 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEEBERGER, MICHAEL C Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,981.82 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, THERESA M Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $56,981.71 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEDY, PHYLLIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO-NEUBAUER, ANNETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTSON, GIOIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CYNTHIA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMINTERI, LESLEY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILPP, JUDITH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTAVA, JUNE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 11/19/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOAS-HAINING, ANASTASIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,981.70 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, VINCENT A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,981.67 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZNIEWSKI, DEBORAH W Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $56,981.59 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPLE, RICHARD L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,981.01 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAUTELS, JACLYN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $56,980.95 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,980.91 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,980.85 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,980.80 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,980.80 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LINDSAY P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,980.80 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIER, JUDY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,980.69 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROSA, VICTORIA P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,980.27 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $56,980.13 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, DIANE R Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,979.73 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSINO, TERESA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,979.55 Date 09/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KATHERINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,979.30 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, RYAN P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $56,979.26 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,979.06 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, DOUGLAS T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $56,979.05 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System