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 RUPERT, RAYMOND A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,205.38 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPSON, JANAE T Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $56,205.36 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOATES, DEAN A Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $56,205.07 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSTMANN, JOEL G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,204.84 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, ARLINE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,204.62 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOKAY, ALYSSA N Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,204.62 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, BRIAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $56,204.54 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, GEORGE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $56,204.40 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, RICHARD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,203.97 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LYN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,203.85 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, PATRICK H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,203.48 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITTERMAN, DAVID E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,203.29 Date 09/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERICO, MICHAEL, III Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $56,203.28 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBO, MATHEW J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,203.21 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAHM, SALLY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,202.76 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, MARK C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,202.75 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, SUSAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,202.69 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSA, MARIA Employer name Greene County Amount $56,202.61 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ALLISON P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $56,202.53 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRAPESE, SAVERIA Employer name Town of Webster Amount $56,202.53 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHAM, STACY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,202.44 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMKO, JUSTIN D Employer name Columbia County Amount $56,202.35 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERRI J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $56,201.90 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TYLER L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $56,201.62 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, AMBER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,201.57 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGTON, RICHARD A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,201.41 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZUK, PATRICIA M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $56,201.27 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, GAETANO Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $56,201.27 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SUSAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,201.23 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, JACK J, JR Employer name Town of Evans Amount $56,200.90 Date 10/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SAMUEL B Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $56,200.78 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, KATHLEEN A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $56,200.59 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITAMBER, INDIRA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,200.52 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTER, MAGDALEN M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $56,200.26 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, DALE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,200.18 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULETT, JOHN M Employer name Education Department Amount $56,200.12 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LENA, ERIKA D Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,199.97 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATCHER, STACEY I Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $56,199.96 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, REGINA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $56,199.96 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, PAULINE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $56,199.96 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, GARY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $56,199.64 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, COLLEEN K Employer name Barker CSD Amount $56,199.46 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, ALBERT Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,199.21 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVIA, ANTHONY T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,198.94 Date 03/11/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, PAULA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $56,198.74 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EDWIN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $56,198.31 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATORE, TRACY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,198.28 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, BRUNO J Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $56,198.26 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, KENNETH R Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $56,198.15 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVETT, DAVID T Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $56,198.02 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECARR, PATRICIA J Employer name City of Utica Amount $56,197.96 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, MICHAEL R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $56,197.92 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, JOHN C Employer name Education Department Amount $56,197.56 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELBY, CHARLES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,197.40 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, MARCIA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,197.07 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRALI, ROBERT A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,196.83 Date 09/20/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,196.83 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTHOY, LISA Employer name Town of Greece Amount $56,196.77 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFLEY, KATHRYN S Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $56,196.71 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARKIEST T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,196.70 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURSIO, JOHN M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $56,196.21 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TODD J Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $56,196.13 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, PRISCILLA D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,195.77 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, RONDA S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $56,195.59 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KEITH A Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,195.43 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,194.58 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES H Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $56,194.29 Date 02/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, WANDA D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $56,194.01 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, WILLARD H Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $56,193.97 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DELISA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,193.92 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, MERLE A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,193.89 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMAGLIA, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,193.63 Date 04/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, LAURIE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,193.63 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, CARMEN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,193.63 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LAURENCE E Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $56,193.50 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BLANCHE O Employer name Delaware County Amount $56,193.30 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEK, NOLA E Employer name Delaware County Amount $56,193.26 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAM, YVONNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $56,192.91 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,192.68 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LISA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,192.32 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEBOGART, SHEREE A Employer name Orange County Amount $56,192.00 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYA-MELITO, DEBORAH A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $56,191.87 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, GILDA R Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $56,191.87 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Kent Amount $56,191.73 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $56,191.59 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUCHTER, ANN M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $56,191.00 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILES, RICHARD J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $56,190.83 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $56,190.68 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, ROBERT J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $56,190.66 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINO, SUZANNE M Employer name Greene County Amount $56,190.60 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, DEBORA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $56,190.40 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, GLORIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,190.35 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, MARY KAY Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $56,190.30 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, PATRICK M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,190.20 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCH PERRY, JOANNE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,189.98 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENSTERN, NANCY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,189.60 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, RANDY A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $56,189.54 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WINSOME Employer name Columbia County Amount $56,189.43 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SCOTT A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $56,189.38 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMPTER, ROBERTA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,189.18 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System