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 HENDERSON, LAUREN M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $56,920.00 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JAN M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $56,920.00 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLARD, LISA K Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $56,919.97 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VOLKINBURG, SUSANNE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,919.74 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDIS, KAREN R Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $56,919.72 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFINA, CARMELA M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $56,919.65 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBITT, EDWIN R Employer name Oswego County Amount $56,919.49 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERIA, DEAN A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $56,919.38 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLD, JOANNE G Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $56,919.36 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, JAVIER J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $56,919.17 Date 01/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, KENNETH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,919.08 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANCUSA, PAUL W Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,918.63 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER-KERR, MARIA L F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,918.50 Date 11/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKER, CASSANDRA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,918.41 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, JAMES F, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,918.33 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARNE, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $56,917.96 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGTSON, KARL H, JR Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $56,917.90 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAK-GORSKI, ANETA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,917.88 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LEE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,917.61 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIGAN, SUZANNE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,917.46 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, GARTH W Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $56,916.85 Date 03/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, DANIEL Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $56,916.81 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, AARON D Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $56,916.54 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,916.46 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, TIMOTHY E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $56,916.16 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEAGER, JONATHAN W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $56,915.88 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANFANLINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nesconset Fire District Amount $56,915.65 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDLYPCHAK, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,915.47 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, CASEY K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,915.14 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIOU, RACHEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,914.56 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, CELINA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,914.55 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,914.52 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, MICHAEL G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,914.52 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANTHONY T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,914.33 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, AARON G Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,913.96 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, ASHOK K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $56,913.05 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, JASMINE X Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,913.00 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MELVIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,912.97 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, DANIEL L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $56,912.71 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, COREY A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $56,912.41 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JEAN E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $56,912.39 Date 02/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CHIARA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,912.35 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRUE, JOSEPH M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $56,912.26 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARFIO, LORRAINE F Employer name Village of Fleischmanns Amount $56,911.92 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIEWICZ, REMI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,911.87 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPANEK, LINDA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $56,911.40 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBROKE, LAUREN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,911.28 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIATA, BONITA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,910.98 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMA, AARTI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,910.90 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, DANIEL J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $56,910.67 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, PAMELA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $56,910.57 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOSHUA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,910.52 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, THERESA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $56,910.39 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKMAN, MARK H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $56,910.34 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENTHALER, ROBERT L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,910.14 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, JOBIN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,909.84 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, MICHELLE K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,909.19 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, ANNE B Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $56,909.05 Date 09/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, TYLER W Employer name City of Utica Amount $56,908.93 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMONOCO, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $56,908.92 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, ROGER Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $56,908.77 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTA, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $56,908.46 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $56,908.41 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, EDMOND J Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $56,908.37 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $56,908.27 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNER, ANDREW N Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,908.20 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DAVID J Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $56,908.15 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Broome County Amount $56,908.04 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, RYAN W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $56,908.04 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSART, DAVID P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $56,908.03 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, WAYNE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,907.92 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMUTH, KRISTINE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $56,907.83 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGHAITY, HICHAM Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,907.80 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, BRIAN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,907.58 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, ROBERT Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,907.26 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KEVIN J Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $56,907.11 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBUSH, PATRICIA A Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $56,907.10 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEWITT C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,906.94 Date 09/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS-GUIDRY, PAMELA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $56,906.70 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABLES, MARIO A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $56,906.34 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JESS M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,906.02 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, SHANISE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,905.96 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURRIERI, JOANNE M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $56,905.62 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULD, AMBER L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $56,905.46 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, JARVIS L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,905.14 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGISMONDO, MARIA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $56,904.93 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSIC, NATHANIEL C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,904.81 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, RAYMOND F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,904.65 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEN, PATRICK O Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,904.49 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SHARLENE A Employer name Albany County Amount $56,904.34 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, ROSEMARY Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $56,903.39 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,903.35 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, VANESSA D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $56,903.33 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAMES L Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $56,903.20 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JAMES D, JR Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $56,902.65 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIORE, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $56,902.60 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, THERESA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,902.56 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHN, MATTHEW J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,902.52 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, ALEXANDER W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $56,902.44 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARACZ, LORI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,902.14 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System