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 DWYER-HOARD, KATHY M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,367.00 Date 04/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, CHERRALENE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,366.84 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KAREN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $56,366.70 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHOSLE, AARTI J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,366.23 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, PATRICIA J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $56,366.13 Date 08/05/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, AARON J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $56,365.76 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ROCHELLE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,365.16 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIMONE, SHELLEY M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $56,365.16 Date 05/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDEA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,365.10 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI, TARA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $56,365.07 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JOHN F Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $56,364.85 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, MARK W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,364.25 Date 10/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOSHUA C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,364.09 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALERI, ALEXANDER D Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $56,363.93 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, MESKEREM Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,363.84 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, BARBARA Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $56,363.63 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, NATHAN D Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $56,363.23 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARA, MANUEL F Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $56,362.81 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDET, MICHELE A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $56,362.37 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLZ, KENNETH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $56,362.28 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $56,362.23 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYAS, TABATHA J Employer name Broome County Amount $56,362.22 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RALPH A, III Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,362.08 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, EILEEN Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $56,362.03 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNEH, BAKARY Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $56,361.94 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KENNETH L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,361.88 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, LAUREN L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $56,361.68 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, MARVIN G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,361.56 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHARINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,361.53 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, STANLEY E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $56,361.52 Date 12/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFRUMENTO, THOMAS J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $56,361.42 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, DARBY K Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $56,361.30 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOAN M Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $56,361.29 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, MARCIA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $56,361.04 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SHERRY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,361.00 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, JOYLYNN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,361.00 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORIELLO-BORNT, BETH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,360.90 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CASEY C Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $56,360.82 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISKRA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $56,360.74 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $56,360.74 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, JEANNE M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $56,360.57 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RAQUEL P Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,360.48 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, LILLIAN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $56,360.10 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,359.99 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, LAURA S JANE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,359.79 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, DONNA DEAN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $56,359.26 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMOCK, NORMA H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $56,359.18 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, THOMAS E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,358.88 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPER, TAMMY M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $56,358.85 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITENI, JEAN M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $56,358.72 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LAWANDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,358.62 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRST, WILLIAM C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,358.59 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLICK, BARBARA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $56,358.42 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARK E Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $56,357.91 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, JEAN GREGER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,357.84 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILENA, MARY T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,357.84 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, AIESHA C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $56,357.79 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, CAROL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,357.77 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBREUIL, ALFRED C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $56,357.51 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MICHAEL T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,356.53 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LAURA M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $56,356.39 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, BRIAN V Employer name Town of Olive Amount $56,356.36 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, MICHAEL P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,356.17 Date 03/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRICK, CLAIR L, JR Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $56,356.14 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, SHEILA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $56,356.05 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, DEBORAH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,355.78 Date 04/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $56,355.52 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSEGHIAN, MARY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,355.44 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, EDWIN M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $56,355.20 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $56,355.19 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, PAVAN Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $56,355.11 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURASI, SUSAN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $56,354.84 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Amount $56,354.68 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,354.66 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, SHANE P Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,354.64 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, SARAH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,354.46 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, LORRI A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,354.44 Date 06/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGYI, JOHN P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $56,354.20 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORKIS, MARK R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $56,354.07 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, NANCY W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,354.06 Date 02/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MATTHEW A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $56,353.90 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURIC, KEVIN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,353.71 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOITKO, MICHAEL A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $56,353.54 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KARIM C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,353.40 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYLE, ASHLEY M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $56,352.90 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANE M Employer name Broome County Amount $56,352.89 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, THELMA D Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $56,352.66 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZELAK, KRYSTIAN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $56,352.25 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ROBERT J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $56,352.22 Date 11/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DUSTIN G Employer name Saratoga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $56,352.16 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, LENORA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $56,352.00 Date 09/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRUSKI, DONALD Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $56,352.00 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATZ, MARK Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,351.98 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JOHN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,351.98 Date 08/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, RICHARD L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $56,351.84 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGERSON, JOANN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $56,351.82 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEMEYER, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $56,351.58 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALCOTT, JOHN J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,351.57 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHIN, PAMELA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $56,351.51 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YESENSKY, GARY M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $56,351.51 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System