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 MC CAIN, SCOTT R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,050.58 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $56,050.57 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACK, BRENDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,050.44 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, MARGARITA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,050.13 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, WILEY D, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $56,050.10 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGUE, ARIC W Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $56,050.00 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPEL, KENNETH J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,049.88 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUNTA, GAETANO J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,049.77 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALERIO DELGADO, ELVIS D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,049.71 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAISHA N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,049.57 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, TIMOTHY K Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $56,049.50 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, MARY JANE Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $56,049.44 Date 12/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LAUREN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,049.31 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JEAN M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,049.24 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, EARTHA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,048.90 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MICHELE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $56,048.62 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,048.54 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, ROBERT E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $56,048.35 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DANIEL I Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,048.06 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHIS, ARMENTA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,048.04 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARY M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $56,048.02 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVAGLIONE-RECCHIA, LYNDA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $56,047.76 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKORNICK, BRIAN J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,047.43 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,047.43 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, WILLIAM P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $56,047.25 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JAMES J Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $56,047.13 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, MARIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,047.00 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, LAURAINE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,046.93 Date 04/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREXLER, ERIN L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $56,046.84 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCKER, ERIN A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $56,046.83 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, GAIL M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $56,046.54 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCOMBRACK, TRAVIS F Employer name Jefferson County Amount $56,046.51 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, DAVID P Employer name Village of Springville Amount $56,046.44 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SO, SIN TING Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,046.22 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DONALD W Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $56,046.01 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIUSO, JOHN F, JR Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $56,045.70 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, JOSHUA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,045.61 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BLASE, ANN MARIE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,045.60 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWENSTEIN, MARYANN Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,045.60 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAITTA, JUDITH Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,045.60 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENGLE, CRAIG J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,045.50 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, NATHAN J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $56,045.15 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUNEMAN, SHANNON L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $56,045.08 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSKI, FREDERICK W Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $56,044.97 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINAL, KEVIN J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $56,044.86 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, DAVID A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,044.15 Date 12/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JEFFREY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $56,043.45 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MARGARET Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $56,043.41 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, CAROL E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,042.63 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALDENWANG, ALBERT V Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $56,042.58 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, IRENE W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,042.57 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KATIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,042.25 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, JEFFREY M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,042.18 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,042.00 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONE, ROBERT F, JR Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,041.77 Date 09/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,041.74 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON HAGN, TODD M Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,041.64 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK-PETROZZO, JANICE I Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $56,041.50 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,041.47 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KEVIN R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,041.44 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDEN, LISA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,041.18 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,041.17 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKES, KIM M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $56,041.00 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, MARY G Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $56,040.94 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, FRANCES C Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $56,040.82 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNESE, MIKE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,040.80 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATRICIA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $56,040.34 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECK, DALE J Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,040.33 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARISH, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $56,040.18 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOURA, MATTHEW D Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $56,040.00 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, JAMES H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $56,039.99 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, LARRY S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $56,039.96 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,039.64 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARK E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $56,039.60 Date 06/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRES, JAMEL R Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $56,039.49 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, BRADLEY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,039.36 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBINA, LINDA A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $56,039.35 Date 05/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, TRACY A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $56,039.15 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABADOS, ELIZABETH H Employer name Town of Chester Amount $56,039.13 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, STACEY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,039.07 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACHNER, RICHARD K Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $56,039.06 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $56,039.00 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,039.00 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYCARPE, MARIE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,038.51 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISBUSCH, ERIC J Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,038.50 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLEWSKI, LINDA B Employer name Holland CSD Amount $56,038.47 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, MARK K Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,038.41 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHAU, RONALD K Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,038.24 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANNING, ROBERT S Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $56,037.89 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, TIMOTHY B Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $56,037.87 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, CYNTHIA G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $56,037.70 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONENBERG, MINDY H Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $56,037.67 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZIG, DAVID S Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $56,037.50 Date 06/29/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, BRIAN J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $56,037.44 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $56,037.24 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, BRNAYANN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,037.20 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZMANN, KERRY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $56,036.92 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, MARTIN J Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $56,036.81 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHT, JOSEPH W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $56,036.73 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, SALVATORE C Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $56,036.72 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System