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 WILCOX, KIMBERLY L Employer name City of Albany Amount $56,067.56 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRYE, JEFFREY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $56,066.92 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HARRISON J Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $56,066.83 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDOCK, DAVID J Employer name Town of Yates Amount $56,066.81 Date 06/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, ERIN A Employer name Tioga County Amount $56,066.67 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPHEFNER, GREY H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,065.91 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAR, MELIA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,064.75 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, CHARLES A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $56,064.74 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASINSKI, LAURA E Employer name Greene County Amount $56,064.67 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNBACH, LYNN M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $56,064.42 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGOE, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $56,064.29 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLO, MARIE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $56,064.16 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $56,064.08 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,063.96 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, EDWARD R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,063.81 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENZIO, ANGELA R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,063.81 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIVAR, ANDRE M J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $56,063.23 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ANGELA Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $56,063.19 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,063.01 Date 02/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, DARIUS J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,062.93 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTINE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $56,062.92 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBEY, SAVITRI I Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $56,062.80 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DEBBIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,062.74 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, JEANNINE T Employer name Peru CSD Amount $56,062.71 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHED, KESHA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,062.60 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, DANIEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,062.57 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWICK, JOHN P Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $56,062.24 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNAVALE, JUDITH M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $56,062.04 Date 11/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGREE, NANCY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,062.00 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAL, A HM Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $56,061.64 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, REGINA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,061.43 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, THOMAS H Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,061.40 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAK, TAYLOR J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,061.24 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, JASON Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $56,060.90 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ANITA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,060.60 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAI, MAVIS Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $56,060.55 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, THOMAS L, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,060.38 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ELLEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,060.33 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSTERDAM, BERNADETTE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $56,060.14 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,060.05 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MARK R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,059.90 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAUF, TERESA A Employer name Essex County Amount $56,059.81 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PETER J Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,059.78 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAR, CORINNE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,059.66 Date 05/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,059.66 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $56,059.63 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, TERRA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $56,059.60 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTKO, MATTHEW L Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $56,059.58 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGAN, LORI B Employer name City of Corning Amount $56,058.43 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANGLE, EDWARD C Employer name Erie County Amount $56,058.32 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZKOWSKI, JEFFERY C Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $56,058.30 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, CHERYL L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,058.25 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, FRANK R Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $56,058.15 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, CHANCE E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $56,058.00 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DIANA Employer name Chemung County Amount $56,057.70 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICK, PHILIP L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,057.70 Date 12/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONSECA, JANET L Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,056.65 Date 04/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ROGER T Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $56,056.63 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, GREGORY S Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $56,056.41 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $56,056.39 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JANET M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,056.36 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RAVIN N Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,056.15 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA CONTI, VINCENT D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,056.13 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALDUTTO, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,056.02 Date 12/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRICK, ROBERT A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $56,055.90 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, SEAN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,055.79 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, SHAINA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $56,055.66 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDGWOOD, MATTHEW C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,055.39 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCILLIOTT, CAROLINE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,055.30 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENO, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,055.23 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHARKOVER, TATYANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,055.22 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MONA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,055.22 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, WARREN L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $56,055.18 Date 04/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $56,054.97 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBROTHER, MICHAEL R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,054.84 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDEAU, STEPHANIE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $56,054.83 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,054.80 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, RANDOLPH H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $56,054.47 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, BILLIJEAN J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $56,053.86 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BELINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 08/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, PATTI ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, VIRGINIA W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFFRARD, EVELYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SERINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSS-WASHINGTON, SANDRA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CONNIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,053.80 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVIN, ANTHONY Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $56,053.68 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, LISA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,053.34 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUBIER, SUSAN L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $56,053.32 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDERMAN, ERIC W Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $56,052.99 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDON, LISA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,052.74 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDELL, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,052.52 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, KENNETH N Employer name Washington County Amount $56,052.37 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLE, BRIAN C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $56,052.09 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFOLO, DONNA M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,051.47 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROUIN, SARAH C Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $56,051.44 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, MARK A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $56,051.44 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON-SYED, EUJENNIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,051.36 Date 08/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLIOD, ADRIAN F Employer name Erie County Amount $56,051.35 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System