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 CORTES, PETER Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $56,735.73 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CINDY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $56,735.67 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ONELIO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,735.49 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, KENNETH A Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $56,735.40 Date 03/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, WILLIAM R Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,735.38 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, THOMAS R Employer name Ogdensburg Housing Authority Amount $56,735.28 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGSTEIN, KRISTY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,734.56 Date 01/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, GAYLE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,734.28 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DAVID E Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $56,734.08 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DANIEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,734.02 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBOWITZ, JUDITH A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $56,733.56 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, LORI A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,733.29 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTY, TINA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $56,733.11 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLUVIO, ROBERT Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $56,732.83 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JAIMEE L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $56,732.78 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, WANDA J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $56,732.76 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANOWSKI, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $56,732.31 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, SUSAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,731.96 Date 11/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, ADAM C Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $56,731.89 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, CLIFFORD E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,731.75 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, MATTHEW C Employer name Warren County Amount $56,731.62 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMO, CHRISTINE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $56,731.48 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, MELISSA Employer name Erie County Amount $56,730.98 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSEL, CHRISTOPHER R W Employer name Village of Upper Nyack Amount $56,730.74 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUS, GARY F Employer name Orange County Amount $56,730.65 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINARTZ, ROEL J K Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $56,730.20 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DUSTIN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $56,730.04 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAY, INGRID S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,729.67 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIEL, LORI A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,729.40 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, TERRI P Employer name Town of Victor Amount $56,729.34 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREYOR, RONALD P, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,729.27 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTLER, VERONICA A Employer name Orange County Amount $56,728.90 Date 07/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DAVID B Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $56,728.80 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MICHAEL T Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $56,728.59 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERDAHL, ROBERT R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,728.57 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKO, JAMIE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,728.31 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILFIKER, DWAYNE T Employer name Town of Webster Amount $56,728.20 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,727.83 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Utica Amount $56,727.75 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASELLA, TODD J Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,727.62 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEITH S Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $56,727.60 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBACORTA, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $56,727.51 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOGINIS, GAIL M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $56,727.46 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSTEIN, TAMMY D Employer name Orange County Amount $56,726.76 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, CHAD Employer name Yates County Amount $56,726.73 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANA, CARMEN R Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,725.11 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, BRIAN R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $56,724.79 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, CRAIG R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,724.32 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, HAMAR J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,724.17 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, LATEESHA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,724.00 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVAZANJIAN, LAURIE J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $56,723.94 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JEFFERY L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $56,723.83 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOF, JON L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,723.78 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSDORZIN, DELORES Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $56,723.74 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MARY P Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,723.66 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, NILSA I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,723.54 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, ASHLEY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,723.39 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, BRIAN W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,723.03 Date 03/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOS, LINNUS Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $56,722.99 Date 03/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, BRUCE G Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $56,722.77 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, JEROME C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,722.58 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSALONE, JOANNE Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $56,722.32 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $56,722.28 Date 06/18/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDI, ALAN C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $56,722.19 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $56,722.16 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, ERWIN C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $56,722.12 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, PETER K Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $56,722.03 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LEE T Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $56,721.89 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO-GRANVILLE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Education Department Amount $56,721.60 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, LARISA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,721.47 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, TODD G Employer name Town of Greece Amount $56,721.29 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,721.17 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, ANGEL L Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $56,720.88 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDITO, JOAN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $56,720.80 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMDOUN, ABDESSELAM Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $56,720.77 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, ARNOLD S, III Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $56,720.20 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, MICHAEL T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,720.19 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $56,720.09 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ALESSANDRA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $56,719.81 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMONS, EDMUND W Employer name Fulton County Amount $56,719.78 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $56,719.69 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, LAUREN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,719.61 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANYI, PAUL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,719.28 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAUSLIN, KRISTY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,718.53 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, LEE ANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,718.36 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, BRENDA LEE Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $56,718.04 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREN M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $56,717.98 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNITTLE, KELLIJO Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $56,717.90 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEMER, TAMI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,717.88 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERO, DAVID M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $56,717.76 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUM, LESLIE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,717.75 Date 04/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, STEPHANIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,717.64 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEEUW, DANIEL P Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,717.62 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATHCART, ROBERT L, III Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $56,717.58 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, BARBARA J Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $56,717.57 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LAURIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,717.17 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,716.80 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENZO, SARA A Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $56,716.76 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISMAN, LEONARD E Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $56,716.64 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, LORI ANN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,716.61 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System