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 CANNING, MATTHEW Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,205.25 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, LORIE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $55,205.11 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, DEBORAH M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $55,204.74 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-MC GUIRE, JANIS I Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $55,204.71 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNLEY, CARY J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $55,204.60 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, TANIKA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,204.22 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBEDZINSKI, MARTIN J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $55,203.89 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGHORN, HAROLD I Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $55,203.78 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSCINSKI, MARK J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $55,203.69 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, PAUL V Employer name Washington County Amount $55,203.19 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, RONALD Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $55,203.15 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTHEY, RAYMOND W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,202.90 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BREARTY, SHARON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,202.90 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,202.90 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHEEM, TAE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $55,202.86 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KENNETH W Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $55,202.71 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBLER, SUZANNE L Employer name Albany County Amount $55,202.05 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, RITA M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $55,201.95 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTS, KATHY L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $55,201.86 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KUREN, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Greene County Amount $55,201.48 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, JESSIE S Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $55,200.89 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, STEPHEN R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,200.88 Date 09/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKELTON, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $55,200.80 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALLA, TINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,200.62 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, ROBERT K Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $55,200.31 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TODD M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,200.11 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICONOLFI, PASQUALINO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,200.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANATRIELLO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $55,199.92 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, MICHELLE Employer name Erie County Amount $55,199.92 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURNELL, RICKY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,199.25 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIDI, ENRICO Employer name Village of Lattingtown Amount $55,199.23 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAR, CYNTHIA W Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $55,199.01 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOXHAM, ALBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $55,198.89 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMES, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Springville Amount $55,198.85 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, ANGELA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,198.73 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DANIEL E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $55,198.45 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMONDOREA, AUDIENE M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $55,198.43 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, BONNIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,198.41 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSU, BERNARD O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,197.82 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTGEN, MICHELLE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $55,197.60 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNADEL, ERNST Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,197.36 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHARE, ROBIN E Employer name Orange County Amount $55,197.29 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, MARK B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,196.97 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $55,196.30 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, CARL E Employer name Town of Danby Amount $55,196.10 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DAVID J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,195.82 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $55,195.60 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAZZO, FRANCES Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $55,195.60 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNN, JOSEPHINE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $55,195.60 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, LAURA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $55,195.60 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LELIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,195.42 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUERBACH, LAUREN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,195.20 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTHROP, JASMINE L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $55,194.72 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISHART, DIANE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,194.70 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,194.67 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSON, SERENA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $55,194.41 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, FELICIA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $55,194.34 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, HEATHER E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $55,194.12 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, RANDI M Employer name Chemung County Amount $55,194.01 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLADEL, KEVIN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $55,193.80 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, THERESA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,193.75 Date 02/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MARK H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $55,193.71 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DON Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,193.64 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARY D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $55,193.49 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PENNY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,193.14 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $55,193.06 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTYSIAK, JOSEPH Employer name Dutchess County Amount $55,192.62 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PATRICIA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $55,192.45 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CHARITY Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $55,192.40 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESLEY, KEVIN C Employer name Seneca County Amount $55,192.32 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSOR, JENNIFER M Employer name Broome County Amount $55,192.28 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SARAH E Employer name Broome County Amount $55,192.28 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ANN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $55,192.24 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOGHUE, SHANE D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $55,192.10 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $55,191.99 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSANO, FRANK, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $55,191.75 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, SUSAN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,191.69 Date 07/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWAGBOO, OKECHUKWU H Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $55,191.39 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, NATHAN D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $55,190.86 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, TIMOTHY B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $55,190.74 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, BRIAN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $55,190.13 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-AUSTIN, TANIKA N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $55,189.96 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMOND, SCOTT A Employer name City of Norwich Amount $55,189.85 Date 03/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, BRAULIO A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,189.79 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERTFAGER, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $55,189.76 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, ALAINA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,189.63 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $55,189.60 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,189.54 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, FANUEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $55,189.38 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMAN, SHERRY L Employer name Delaware County Amount $55,189.34 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KATHLEEN R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $55,189.20 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAACK, JASON E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $55,189.19 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENWICK, HEATHER E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,189.10 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, GARY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,188.62 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, CRAIG S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,188.61 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, CHARLES H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $55,188.40 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKE, HOWARD A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $55,188.28 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, SCOTT J Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $55,188.07 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, GEORGE L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $55,188.00 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAIUTO, VALERIE J Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $55,187.96 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System