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 STEWART, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,219.18 Date 02/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, DEBORAH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,219.18 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JULISSA Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,219.18 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $56,219.12 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, JENNA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $56,218.74 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFOLETTI, JOHN J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $56,218.74 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, WILTON J Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $56,218.18 Date 12/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLMAN, RYAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $56,218.17 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMNIT, MARK D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $56,218.13 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BEATRICE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,217.48 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERO, VICTOR O Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,217.43 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, VERONICA M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,217.19 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLMER, JOHN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,216.98 Date 06/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHANG, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,216.77 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACHER, MICHAEL F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,216.54 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JOHN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,216.10 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABEZA, JERMAINE K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,215.74 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAN, KEDAAR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $56,215.74 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGOVERN, JACQUELINE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,215.50 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMI, MICHAEL Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $56,215.32 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMONEDA, MIGUEL A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $56,215.27 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, YVONNE B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,215.17 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENIE, RORY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,215.12 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JACQUELINE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,214.86 Date 05/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, JUDITH M A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,214.66 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, BRIAN R Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $56,214.10 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Riga Amount $56,213.93 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHT, DENISE H Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,213.87 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, JEANNE Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $56,213.76 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, DAVONE M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $56,213.68 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $56,213.29 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSEN, HAZEL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,213.19 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, PATRICIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,213.14 Date 10/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIVE, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $56,212.99 Date 10/06/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MEGAN A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,212.89 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABOUR-BLANK, TERESA Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $56,212.78 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEO, JOHN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,212.73 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEKAY, DIANA M Employer name Yates County Amount $56,212.61 Date 09/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLZ, MARGUERITE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $56,212.49 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, PATRICK R Employer name Saratoga County Water Auth Amount $56,212.35 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, JOSEPH E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,212.26 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, RAENETTE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,212.21 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, JAMES C, JR Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $56,212.17 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, REBECCA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $56,211.97 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, DAWN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,211.85 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULSON, MOLLIE Employer name Rockville Centre Comm Dev Agcy Amount $56,211.83 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, LAURA J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $56,211.83 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHLER, STEVEN R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $56,211.78 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIDD, MICHAEL E, II Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $56,211.75 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, DIANE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,211.22 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYWOOD, MARCIA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $56,211.13 Date 07/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALRYMPLE, CONNIE D Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $56,210.88 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKSHEAR, TELLIES S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,210.53 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, KIMBERLY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,210.36 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BURGUNDY C Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,210.33 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINO, DEBORA A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $56,210.28 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROWN, TERI L Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $56,210.11 Date 08/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROSKI, GARY Employer name Town of Southold Amount $56,210.07 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, RAYMOND E Employer name Washington County Amount $56,209.99 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,209.97 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, MICHAEL E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,209.96 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLICOEUR, MICHAEL N Employer name Village of Champlain Amount $56,209.46 Date 02/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,209.43 Date 12/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDA, CRAIG J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $56,209.21 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCEY, ANGELA D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $56,209.18 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUGHAN, BARBARA M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $56,209.15 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, TIMOTHY B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $56,209.06 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, HERBERT M, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,208.83 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, SARA C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,208.67 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHELSEY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,208.54 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARPINO, KENNETH A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $56,208.54 Date 09/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KENNETH N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,208.47 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGFORD, BRENDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,208.32 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, KELLI J Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $56,207.98 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTAG, LINDA A Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $56,207.73 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, NATHANIEL D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $56,207.69 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOZDALSKI, MARK J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,207.33 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $56,207.24 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, HELENE G Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $56,207.12 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, FRANCES Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $56,207.12 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTIG, VALERIE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,207.11 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,206.73 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIZBE, DARIN M Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $56,206.58 Date 10/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMOLI, ANNE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,206.57 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ROSE Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $56,206.57 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, MICHAEL D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $56,206.52 Date 08/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, ELIZABETH Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,206.17 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUST, BARBARA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,206.10 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNEAU, SHARON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,206.02 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, JOSEPH A Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $56,205.94 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, RUBINA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,205.89 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHAM, ROBERT F, JR Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $56,205.87 Date 12/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, CORNELIUS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,205.84 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, ROCK A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $56,205.81 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,205.80 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUDERER, ALVIN JOHN Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $56,205.70 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, BRIAN J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $56,205.53 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,205.48 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCH, MICHELLE C Employer name Washington County Amount $56,205.48 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, ANDREA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $56,205.39 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System