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 BECHLE, JO ANN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $55,990.48 Date 07/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMAN, MARK Employer name Department of Law Amount $55,990.48 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGARBAYE, DJIMRADE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $55,990.47 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, HERBERT M, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $55,990.31 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, JADE M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $55,990.28 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, JASON Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,990.20 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSO, ALICIA L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $55,990.20 Date 06/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, JACQUELYN L Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $55,990.14 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDUN, PATRICK E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,989.70 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUNT, ROBERT A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $55,989.44 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, ANDREW J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $55,989.19 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACON, GEORGE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $55,988.91 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANDER, GARY P Employer name Mechanicville Housing Auth Amount $55,988.81 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZUK, KRYSTYNA E Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $55,988.54 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS NORFLEET, SONYA R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $55,988.44 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGH, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $55,987.90 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMUS, DAVID A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,987.89 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOUR, JOHN G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $55,987.76 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SANDRA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,987.47 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAFRA, ANTHONY Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $55,987.46 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHAVEZ, ROMMEL V Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,987.45 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIZZLE, SHIRLEY A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $55,987.38 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,987.20 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMO, JOSEPH M Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $55,987.16 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, CARL H Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $55,987.07 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DANIEL P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,986.68 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LINDA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,986.50 Date 01/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, ANDREW N Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $55,986.50 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, MARY H Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,986.11 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, LAUREN D Employer name Clinton County Amount $55,985.98 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLKOSKY, JOSHUA T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $55,985.62 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABAN, JOYCE C Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $55,985.40 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, KENNETH W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $55,985.39 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIOTTI, M SHEILA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $55,985.38 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABENER, KEVIN P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $55,985.38 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GOY, ROBERT S Employer name Warren County Amount $55,985.30 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, WANDA I Employer name Orange County Amount $55,985.16 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, SUSAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $55,985.02 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,984.98 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CRISTHIAN D Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $55,984.96 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSAIN, KHALID Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $55,984.90 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, MELANIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $55,984.71 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, SALVATORE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,984.56 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, JOSHUA S Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $55,984.29 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NANCY R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,984.08 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTED, CURTIS L, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,983.86 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KENNETH W Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $55,983.30 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANDREW T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $55,983.27 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, JOHN J Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $55,983.13 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMID, ELIZABETH F Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $55,982.98 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, JAZMIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,982.77 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $55,982.77 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, TANYA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,982.60 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY, SYDNEY E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $55,982.57 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DEBRA Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,982.41 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $55,981.90 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLOSI, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $55,981.74 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SHERITTA L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $55,981.67 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENREICH, LAURA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $55,981.60 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $55,981.59 Date 07/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLISON, RANDY W Employer name Allegany County Amount $55,981.54 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, THOMAS P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,981.40 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, GERALDINE Employer name Orange County Amount $55,981.12 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, JONATHAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,981.10 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANGI, MARCIA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $55,980.97 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREANEY, NATALIE L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $55,980.70 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, THOMAS M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $55,980.65 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SANDRA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $55,980.27 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, PETER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,980.15 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDE, JOSEPHINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,980.07 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, BRIAN N Employer name Department of Law Amount $55,979.99 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTEN, MICHAEL L Employer name Education Department Amount $55,979.91 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, KIM M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $55,979.86 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DORIS C Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $55,979.58 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLI, STEVEN Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $55,979.55 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEFFREY Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $55,979.36 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARISEL C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $55,979.18 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAUREN K Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $55,979.18 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, DESIREE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,979.03 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HATTIE M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $55,978.52 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICIOLLA, JOSEPH Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $55,978.33 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARILYN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $55,978.13 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACINTYRE, TIMOTHY K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,977.62 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-TEMPLE, EARNESTINE M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $55,977.52 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGURA, CHANCE L Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $55,977.50 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, DOUGLAS T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,977.42 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLENTARSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $55,977.32 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, JEFFREY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $55,977.01 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELL, JAMES Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $55,976.80 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, ANGELA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,976.40 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ROXAN E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $55,976.35 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNIS, VALERIE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,976.33 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSIBANG, RANDY JOHN R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,976.06 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABATE, DOMENICA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $55,976.01 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAN, SHERRI L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,975.93 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGMANT, JASON M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,975.91 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, JOSEPH Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $55,975.78 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, NANCY A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $55,975.66 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, CHRISTINE C Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $55,975.52 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, TERRI L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,975.48 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System