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 MALLOY-HOLMES, THERESE A Employer name Broome County Amount $56,850.67 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, LEON F Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,850.26 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,850.24 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $56,850.21 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, COREY S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $56,850.14 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, EDWARD B Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $56,849.99 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENCE, TIMOTHY S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,849.95 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEWNICZAK, WILLIAM D Employer name Education Department Amount $56,849.78 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTSTINE, DEBORAH Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $56,849.67 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, RICHARD D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $56,849.49 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, AMANDA J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $56,849.43 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFULE, ROBERT G Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $56,849.34 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, CARMEN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,849.25 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESWICK, DANIEL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,849.16 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,848.93 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, LEE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $56,848.65 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,848.61 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANSKI, TRACY L Employer name Department of State Amount $56,848.51 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $56,848.45 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLEY, KERRIE S Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $56,848.35 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JOANNE B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,848.34 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, MINNIE L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,847.99 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,847.80 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, MICHAEL J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $56,847.36 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CASEY P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $56,846.68 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLAND, MICHELE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,846.66 Date 02/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, ALBERT M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,846.53 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, GEORGE P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,845.87 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VERONA A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $56,845.75 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKIMOTO, JO ANN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,845.29 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKE, GARY L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $56,844.33 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRENDAN J Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $56,843.99 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURICCHIO, WILLIAM G Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $56,843.86 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNAHAN, JEREMY J Employer name City of Oneida Amount $56,843.84 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROLLEY, NICHOLAS R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,843.80 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANET V BALDIE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,843.79 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, THOMAS J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $56,843.68 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARENHAS, JOSEPH F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $56,843.53 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, DEIDRA D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,843.51 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, IRENE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,843.43 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROTSOS, PAMELA R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,843.39 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONOCORE, MICHAEL A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $56,843.26 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, CLAUDIA R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $56,843.05 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $56,842.81 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLER, GAEL R, SR Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $56,842.40 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOLOWICH, LINDA Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $56,841.83 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, WILLIAM K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,841.80 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $56,840.96 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTT, JANINE F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,840.95 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, ROSS M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $56,840.86 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, RUSSELL Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $56,840.51 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MATTHEW A Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,840.04 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, CHARLES J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,839.92 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY-COSTON, CELESTINA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,839.71 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, CELESTENE M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $56,839.50 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-CREASER, LAURA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $56,839.21 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, MARCEL R Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $56,838.56 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTLEIN, MARK R Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $56,838.51 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DONALD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $56,838.43 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORME, JEAN T Employer name Town of Southold Amount $56,838.25 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, SONYA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,838.04 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, ALEXANDRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $56,838.00 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, MICHELLE A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $56,837.86 Date 07/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, WENDY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,837.59 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTEROTTO, FAITH Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $56,837.49 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ROBERT M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,837.26 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOW, ALEKSANDER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,836.90 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DONNA M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $56,836.87 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WESLEY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,836.54 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTELLI, FRANK G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,836.53 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, FASINA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,836.52 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ARMANDO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,836.52 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMM, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,836.52 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, TRUNG Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,836.52 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINART, KATHERINE B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,836.52 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAHMILIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,836.52 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SCOTT P Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $56,836.39 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, PATRICK D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,836.21 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADMORE-LEWIS, SANDRA P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,836.00 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRALLI, CHARLES M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $56,835.84 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVAY, ALAN P Employer name Tioga County Amount $56,835.74 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, RONALD G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $56,835.53 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAREO, DINA L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $56,835.20 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEATT, MILLIE J Employer name Columbia County Amount $56,835.00 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, JOHN M, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $56,834.99 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEANNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,834.83 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINELLI, JOANNE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $56,834.40 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORECKY, CLAUDIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,834.13 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, REBECCA E Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $56,834.09 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINEE, ROBERTA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,833.52 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHIS, DEANNA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,833.11 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOEFFREY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,832.98 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORPICS, KAITLYNNE E Employer name Education Department Amount $56,832.68 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MICHAEL H Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $56,832.62 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIHILL, TARA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,832.62 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, DEBRA S Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $56,832.61 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAM-ALI, LEANCIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $56,832.54 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTERI, RICHARD A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,832.42 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEVNIAK, JOHN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,832.42 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, MAUREEN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,832.33 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System