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 NIEVES, EMILIO J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,629.27 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, KATHY S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $56,629.23 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $56,628.96 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECHRIST, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,628.79 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JILL M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,628.34 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SCOTT L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $56,628.15 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CASEY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,627.69 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, JENNIFER Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,627.56 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINER, ROBERT A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $56,626.89 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDHAM, CHRISTINA J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $56,626.87 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESECKER, VINCENT E Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $56,626.76 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESZEWSKI, THOMAS A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $56,626.45 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLARD, DANIEL H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,626.42 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, SUSAN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,626.34 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREE, SCOTT W Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,626.30 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENDY, JOVONNIE T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,626.02 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YESSE, GINA H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $56,625.99 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, FAHIMIR D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,625.78 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, KATHLEEN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $56,625.74 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, OBEN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,625.49 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CRAIG D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $56,625.27 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISE, JOEL Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $56,625.27 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORIELLO, JUDEE Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $56,624.51 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, BARRY T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,623.85 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $56,623.85 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAMMINI, JANELLE M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $56,623.78 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CARMEN N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,623.58 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORUGANTI, RAMA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $56,623.32 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, GERALD A Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $56,623.13 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KEITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,623.12 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCZ, DONNA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,623.02 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POROUTCHNIK, VALENTINA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANNA, PATRICIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW-LIPIEC, SAMETTA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPALEE, CHERYL L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $56,623.01 Date 02/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, GWENDOLYN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMER, THOMAS F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATONA, LAURIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEICKHARD, MAE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,623.01 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, LEONARD G Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $56,623.01 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, STUART A Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $56,623.01 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBEL, LIZABETH S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,623.01 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTWAY, MICHELE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,623.01 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORNO, CYNTHIA E Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $56,622.95 Date 09/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LONNIE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,622.88 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RYAN C Employer name City of Middletown Amount $56,622.84 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, TINA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,622.72 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENKO, KENNETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,622.47 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJARDO, LETICIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,622.29 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBA, MARK G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,621.93 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,621.89 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, NICOLA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,621.49 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDI, DIANE M Employer name Merrick Library Amount $56,621.45 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, THOMAS C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,621.39 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, LYNETTE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,621.36 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, TERRANCE P Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $56,621.02 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIAO, JOSEPHINE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,621.02 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, AMANDA B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,620.71 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, STEPHEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,620.38 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETTE, JAMES E, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,620.29 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, FEENA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,619.75 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, DENISE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $56,619.69 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, BARBARA A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $56,619.46 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SID, MOHAMED Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $56,619.42 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, LAURA J Employer name Greene County Amount $56,619.42 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCOA, RENE Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $56,619.20 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $56,619.16 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCUSDENT, LESLIE Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,618.97 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, RAFAEL Y Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $56,618.53 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEREGGE, MEGHAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,618.49 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINBO, SINSISWA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,618.39 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, BRIAN K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,618.38 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPLER, HEATHER L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,618.34 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAWN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,617.89 Date 08/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAUCH, CHARLES A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $56,617.79 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJJAJ, YASSINE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,617.32 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, ELEONORA F Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $56,617.29 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISSEMAN, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $56,617.20 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENIS, ANDREW J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,617.07 Date 10/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNAUGHTON, MARGARET Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $56,616.93 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBEE, GIDEON W Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $56,616.66 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, MARYLEE Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,616.56 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSAKUE, DAVIDSON C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,616.55 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENELLE, KAYLA N Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $56,616.39 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRANT, NEIL P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,616.35 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZKALLA BISSADA, SAMI M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,616.01 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CAROLE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $56,615.31 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPFEL, TIMOTHY F, JR Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $56,615.29 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, DEAN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,614.20 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONGUE, TODD C Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $56,613.80 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, JENNIFER J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $56,613.57 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, LINDA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,613.48 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, EDITH Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $56,613.39 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, PAMELA L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,613.33 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEREMY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,613.17 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BO, MICHAEL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,613.13 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,613.09 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAVER, HEATHER A Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $56,612.97 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLIVER, BRENDA S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,612.90 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System