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 MAIER, MARTIN C Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $56,702.68 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROTH, VANCE R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,701.36 Date 06/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDISON, MAXINE F Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $56,701.36 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNING, MICHAEL C Employer name Tioga County Amount $56,701.27 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOHNSON Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $56,701.15 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIN, REBECCA T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $56,701.07 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Albany Amount $56,700.78 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JAMES P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,700.74 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLET, JASON A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $56,700.29 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWOB, WILLIAM L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $56,700.21 Date 04/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $56,700.17 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $56,700.08 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $56,700.02 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPP, MICHAEL G Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $56,699.56 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLYN, JAMES H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,699.26 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RAYMOND P Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $56,699.09 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNESEN, SHARON Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,698.82 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ROBERT T Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $56,698.69 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOEMER, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $56,698.34 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, THOMAS F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,698.30 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFKOWITZ, GITEL Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $56,697.75 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, ALEASHA R Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $56,697.72 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS, ANNE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,697.61 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, DOV Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,697.60 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERICH, MARGARET M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,697.59 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODUS, MELISSA A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $56,697.51 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANI, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $56,696.85 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANGELA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,696.08 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARYALICE Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $56,695.75 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-DE ROUX, CYNTHIA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,695.45 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKHORN, AMY G Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,695.44 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, SUSAN A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $56,695.28 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICIDOMINE, VINCENT F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,695.03 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWS, MICHAEL Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $56,694.92 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, ALLISON M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,694.84 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,694.73 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEVIN C Employer name Erie County Amount $56,694.62 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIA-HUFFMAN, LISA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,694.03 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEDZIOR, RYAN M Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $56,693.94 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARANKA H Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $56,693.86 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, VALERIE E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,693.74 Date 07/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MONIQUE J H Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $56,693.64 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRION, AISHA V Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,693.15 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENHALS, JAQUELYN G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,693.14 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, KELLY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,693.04 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LANA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,692.48 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MELANIE A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $56,692.22 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIMY, EMILIO S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,691.76 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, JOHN P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $56,691.37 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, JOSEPH E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $56,691.07 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EDWARD A Employer name Delaware County Amount $56,691.04 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLUTE, JANET P Employer name Delaware County Amount $56,690.93 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUFFOLETTA, STEVEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $56,690.84 Date 03/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, LORRAINE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,690.72 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, MICHELE R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,690.63 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,690.50 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,690.50 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RHONDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $56,690.25 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVO, RUBEN C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,690.08 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,690.08 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOY, DAWN Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $56,689.87 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, BARBARA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $56,689.81 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANEY, PATRICK A Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $56,689.78 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, NANCY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,688.51 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCER, DAVID W Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $56,688.46 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURELIA, ALLENE E Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $56,688.14 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LAURA J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $56,688.14 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JAMIE R Employer name Town of Salina Amount $56,687.76 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,687.23 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, ANDREW M Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $56,686.99 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, COURTNEY E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $56,686.93 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIO, ROSEMARIE A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,686.83 Date 11/27/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSETTI, SUSAN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,686.83 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, JANINE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,686.76 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SAMUEL Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $56,686.61 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINJU, SABITRI Employer name Albany County Amount $56,686.40 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DONHUE O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,686.08 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,685.96 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALKOVIC, TIFFANY C Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $56,685.70 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KENNETH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,685.21 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, MELISSA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,685.09 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, CONNIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,684.98 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, MIGUEL Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $56,684.51 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,684.43 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JAMES E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,684.43 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,684.14 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, COLLEEN G Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,683.90 Date 03/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, LYNNE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,683.90 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, APRIL R Employer name Education Department Amount $56,683.90 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEDER, DAVE Employer name Education Department Amount $56,683.90 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, WILLIAM R Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $56,683.80 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOALDS, DORETHA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,683.77 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWIS, KENNETH J Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,683.70 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WALT, CHARLES S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,683.53 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENSTEIN, ANGELA M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $56,683.44 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHL, DEBRA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,683.42 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLING, JULIET M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $56,683.26 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISBO, BRUCE G Employer name Oswego County Amount $56,683.26 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, RONALD Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,682.96 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, LINDA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $56,682.93 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System