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 BOREK, JASON A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $56,168.20 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DEREK T Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $56,168.19 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MON, MARK J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,167.74 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALAN R, SR Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,167.50 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTIGAN, DAWOOD B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,167.50 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, EDWARD E Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $56,167.36 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hartland Amount $56,167.19 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,167.15 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGFRID, RONALD T Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $56,166.81 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLI, CAROL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,166.70 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELISSA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $56,166.56 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, LOUIS J, II Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $56,166.18 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, DEBORAH Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $56,165.95 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPOLOVICZ, ROBERT M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,165.91 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, BRUGMAN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,165.85 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENTZ, TED J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $56,165.80 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELS-HUNT, MARYLYNN Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $56,165.71 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $56,165.57 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATE, EILEEN H Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $56,165.42 Date 02/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MARK S Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $56,165.21 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JAMES E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $56,165.19 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTALEK, GERALD A, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $56,165.13 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GERALD W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,164.94 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEA, CLAUDETTE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,164.90 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGINS, DWAYNE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,164.82 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,164.79 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIC D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,164.65 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKO, JEREMY P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $56,164.60 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, STEPHEN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $56,164.56 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, THERESA EILEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,164.21 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLANO, LISA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,164.01 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JAMES Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $56,163.71 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSELLO, MARY ANNE A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $56,163.56 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DWAYNE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,163.45 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRELLEY, LILAH J Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,163.40 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOX, KYLE R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,163.10 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JAMES E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,162.71 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, SHERYL-LEE Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $56,161.95 Date 12/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,161.88 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COFFIN, BONNIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,161.82 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWIG, SUSAN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,161.82 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, LISA D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,161.82 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURBIN, SARAH E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,161.82 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-VANDENBURG, TONI M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,161.82 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY KATHLEEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,161.82 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BARBARA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,161.82 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABO, VALERIE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,161.82 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFA, BETTY J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,161.82 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL-CONNOLLY, DEBORAH Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,161.82 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, BARBARA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,161.82 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAND, MARILYN N Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $56,161.67 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUNIO, LUIGI A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $56,161.63 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, MARY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,161.56 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLES, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,161.25 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ERIC Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $56,161.08 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KATHLEEN A Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $56,161.01 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABINGTON, WILLIAM J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $56,160.92 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, JOETTE F Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $56,160.80 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETERGINEOSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,160.79 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL K Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,160.79 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, MICHAEL R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $56,160.47 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BEATRIX M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $56,160.17 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Owego Fire District Amount $56,160.00 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, BRIAN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,159.87 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALI, RAJPATTIE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $56,159.82 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDOIT, MELISSA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,159.77 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELBERG, MARGARET M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,159.75 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASKULA, SHEILA D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,159.56 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSO, BARBARA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $56,159.51 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERLAND, BARBARA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,159.42 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMANI, COLLEEN A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $56,159.14 Date 12/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, WESLEY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $56,159.11 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINVIL, MAXENE M S Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $56,158.89 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, ARTHUR R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $56,158.83 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHAD M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $56,158.77 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JERRY J Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $56,158.31 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTONE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, MARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIFO, FRANCINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, MARCELLE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULZER, BELLAMARIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIMAN, PAMELA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,158.20 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSH, BRENDAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,157.99 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,157.78 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, RYAN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $56,157.68 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERST, JOSH T Employer name Seneca County Amount $56,157.42 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ERIC Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $56,157.35 Date 09/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAIR, STEPHEN J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,157.35 Date 09/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEATHER G Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $56,157.35 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, THIMAS G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,157.15 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLE, KENDRA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,157.15 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, GREGORY T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,157.15 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, TRICIA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $56,157.12 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CESARE, LYDIA Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $56,156.80 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOU, SIOBHAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,156.73 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, DOMINICK P Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $56,156.69 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEBORO, PAMELA C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,155.99 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, JODY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,155.93 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ADAM J Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $56,155.75 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System