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 VASQUEZ, CHRISTINE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,299.75 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, GIOVANNA M. Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,299.27 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLAND, ROSEMARIE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,299.20 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,299.14 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CAROLYN L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $56,299.12 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHANG, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $56,299.02 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, BRADLEY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,298.70 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, KEVIN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $56,298.19 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEISS, MARK E, JR Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $56,298.12 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSONMOORE, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $56,298.09 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JEFFREY R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $56,297.85 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, PENNY K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,297.60 Date 01/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,297.50 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANA, DENISE A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $56,297.47 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITROLO, JENNIFER Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $56,297.29 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, BONNIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $56,297.28 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, ANDREW L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $56,297.27 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVANO, REGINA L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,297.26 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, SCOTT J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $56,297.15 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSPACH, TAMARA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,297.14 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, ROBIN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,297.03 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,296.99 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, LEON A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $56,296.50 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAEGER, TREVOR J Employer name Tioga County Amount $56,296.49 Date 02/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HEATHER P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,296.42 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINTER, SUZANNE Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,296.35 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATCHELL, JASON Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $56,296.22 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DENNIS S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,295.47 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, JOSEPH M Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,295.14 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAREN, ANDREW M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $56,295.11 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWORTHY, CYNTHIA Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,295.08 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMM, GEOFFREY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $56,295.01 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGREGO, LARRY S Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $56,294.64 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRENHOLME, HAROLD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,294.62 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES LANDES, CHARLES A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,294.38 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMEYER, JAMES L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,294.17 Date 10/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBLE, ROBERTA K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,294.13 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPONSA-BOFUO, KWAKU Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,294.06 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTERBA, MONIKA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,294.06 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIEMMA, NINA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,293.90 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERES, LAURA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,293.65 Date 11/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWAN, TERRELL D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,293.51 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRELLA, MARC Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $56,293.51 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, RALPH J, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,293.49 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, COLLEEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,293.12 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, ARISTIDIS C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $56,293.05 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMER, LUKISHA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $56,292.65 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JOHN E Employer name Town of Southold Amount $56,292.47 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KELLY Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $56,292.18 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MATTHEW P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,292.08 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETFIELD, JOHN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,292.08 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, JANICE K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,292.08 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, KARL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,292.08 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, RICKEY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,292.08 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LAURA ANN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,291.99 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, VINCENT S Employer name Genesee County Amount $56,291.80 Date 08/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, TREMAYNE D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $56,291.23 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLAKOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $56,291.19 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEWELLING, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $56,290.73 Date 12/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, LAUREN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,290.41 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Rush Amount $56,290.19 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KRISTINA Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,290.06 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVEMBRE, VIOLY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,290.01 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, JENNIFER E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,289.98 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASOS, HEIDI S Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $56,289.77 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRE, SHARRON L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,289.66 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, JOSEPH C Employer name Albany County Amount $56,289.46 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRAZZO, KENNETH R Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,289.40 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KERRI J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $56,289.23 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHARON L Employer name Education Department Amount $56,289.10 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, PATRICK D Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,289.07 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, E EUNICE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $56,288.94 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, GEORGE C Employer name Village of Manchester Amount $56,288.82 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,288.75 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, ELIZABETH M Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,288.65 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISSIERA, JOSEPH A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,288.43 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORBACH, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $56,288.31 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, WILLIAM E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,288.12 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREN, JANICE P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,288.09 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CONSTANT A, III Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $56,287.80 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, BRIAN K Employer name St Lawrence County Ida Amount $56,287.65 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICHARD A Employer name St Lawrence County Ida Amount $56,287.65 Date 02/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, COREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,287.60 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIOS, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,287.51 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTERMUND, HENRY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,287.35 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, TIMOTHY E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $56,287.10 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARMELLO, LORI M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $56,287.05 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIRI, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $56,286.92 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, KENDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,286.24 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLOJACONO, LUANN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,286.10 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JOSHUA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,286.06 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, SAMANTHA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $56,285.90 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAND, HARPRITY K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,285.58 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, DAVID J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,285.55 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, LAURENE L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $56,285.52 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVILIUNAS, RIMAS Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,285.51 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, ROBIN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,284.90 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIDER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,284.89 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, PAULA M Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $56,284.87 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JESSICA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $56,284.85 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System