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 KING, LINDA Employer name Erie County Amount $56,832.22 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRONE, MATTHEW J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $56,832.21 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHLBERG, LISA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $56,831.67 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, SCOTT D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,831.45 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIE, JULIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,831.36 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, PEARLINE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,831.11 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, DONNA M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $56,831.02 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CRISTOBAL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,830.78 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, STEVEN G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $56,830.78 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORYK, ANDREW W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,830.73 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER, JESSICA A, MS Employer name Wyoming County Amount $56,830.58 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, PAUL K Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $56,830.54 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, ERIC R Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $56,830.12 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LORITA Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,829.44 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, NICHOLAS E Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $56,829.42 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, JESSICA B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,829.12 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLFF, RONALD L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,828.72 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, TIFFANY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,828.59 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASAKAITIS, DAWN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $56,828.54 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLAN, MINDY Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $56,828.49 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, MATTHEW D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $56,828.23 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBERG, JEAN Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,828.08 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTOSCIA, FRANK A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,827.83 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SUSAN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $56,826.90 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHAAR, JEROME J, III Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,826.76 Date 12/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREW R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,826.65 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, JESSICA E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $56,826.52 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBOBES, JANINE M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $56,826.49 Date 09/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEXTER Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,826.27 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, JENNIFER S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $56,826.18 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSETTI, DONNA M Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $56,826.08 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFER, THOMAS W Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,825.64 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLHARDT, NICHELLE L Employer name Lewis Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $56,825.60 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZALA, KAREN L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $56,825.60 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNDL, FRED W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,825.37 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGALLON, ERYN C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,825.24 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFKI, DINA H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $56,825.19 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, DEBORAH L Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $56,825.08 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, JANET C Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,825.08 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROZEWSKI, TERENCE L Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $56,825.04 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TERESA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,824.67 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, ROBERT M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,824.60 Date 04/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCARI, JASON J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $56,824.59 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, GREGORY G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,824.09 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, MICHELE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $56,824.08 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT-MARKS, DONNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,823.84 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLYCZEK, ANDREA L Employer name Niagara Co. Ind. Dev. Agy. Amount $56,823.80 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, DONALD S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,823.51 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADORETTE, JESSICA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,823.18 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHELLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,823.00 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, STEVEN R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $56,822.87 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINO, CATHERINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $56,822.78 Date 09/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, SARAH J Employer name Madison County Amount $56,822.73 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLANEVE, MARK A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $56,822.72 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ALEXCIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,822.64 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCINO, DIANE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $56,822.16 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, TAMMY L Employer name Warren County Amount $56,820.66 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRIE S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,820.24 Date 05/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JANET Y Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $56,820.14 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, RHONDA M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $56,819.87 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROSE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,819.34 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILCOTT, JOHN P Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $56,819.34 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PATRICIA W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,819.31 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKE, JOHN B Employer name Village of Medina Amount $56,818.91 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACKER, EDWARD J Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $56,818.84 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, MICHAEL S Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $56,818.82 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPO, CHERYL L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $56,818.65 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARGES, DAVID W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $56,818.61 Date 12/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAZAK, MARC R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $56,818.54 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELASKAS, JAMES M Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $56,818.14 Date 12/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $56,817.81 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCHO, STEVEN D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,817.80 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, DARLENE F Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $56,817.80 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRILIAK, JOANNE M Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $56,817.80 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LEO J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $56,817.78 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, TRACY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,817.75 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLARUSSO, LUISA M Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $56,817.72 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, TRACY Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $56,817.41 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGOR, EUGENE D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $56,817.30 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORINSKY, MARSHA K Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $56,817.09 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, DEBORAH J Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $56,817.00 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, HUDSON Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,816.90 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTLER, JO ANN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,816.52 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, ROY C, JR Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $56,816.28 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBEIS, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $56,816.12 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, LYNN A Employer name Department of State Amount $56,816.04 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUDIES, ERIC B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,815.96 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, GREGORY C Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $56,815.64 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGNOLI, ROCCO A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $56,815.54 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADLINGTON, KENDRA Employer name Town of Southold Amount $56,815.50 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, HAROLD K Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $56,815.49 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMINA, LOUIS P Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $56,815.08 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CAMERON M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $56,814.71 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUANG, QING XIAO Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $56,814.02 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSULADZIC, VEDAD Employer name Town of Tully Amount $56,813.98 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODMANSEE, KENNETH D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,813.87 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANROW, ROGER S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $56,813.77 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELINE, BONIJEAN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,813.69 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, ERIC J Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $56,813.69 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, MICHELE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $56,813.56 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System