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 GLASS, FRANKLIN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $55,082.36 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, EDGAR C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $55,082.19 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, YOCASTA DEL CARMEN Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $55,081.90 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLANTYNE, WILLIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $55,081.14 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVETT, JOHN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,081.01 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, MIDA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,080.98 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWELL, SARA L Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $55,080.72 Date 11/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, GLENN Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $55,080.71 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASNICK, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $55,080.64 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJEWSKI, MICHAEL C Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $55,080.50 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, DANIEL H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $55,080.31 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKIND, DIANA Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $55,080.22 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRANTON, JEFFREY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $55,080.13 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GWENDOLYN Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $55,079.55 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, VINCENT F Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $55,079.34 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, NANCY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,079.19 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKHORN, KATHRYN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,079.10 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,079.09 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CATHY Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $55,079.06 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, KAREN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,078.83 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIC WILLIAMS, YOLANDA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $55,078.81 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAWAY, ROLAND Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $55,078.76 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITENI, KATHERINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,078.67 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSON, ERIK Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $55,078.57 Date 01/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DAVID C Employer name City of Hudson Amount $55,078.42 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, ELMER J, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,078.27 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $55,078.25 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKINCHAK, HELEN D Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $55,078.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, JASON R Employer name Town of Clay Amount $55,078.00 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, DIANE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,077.88 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LONNI J Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,077.76 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, GUIRMY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,077.63 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRIAS, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $55,077.46 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, KRISTINA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $55,077.39 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMES J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $55,077.26 Date 06/09/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, RORY J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $55,077.10 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Albany County Amount $55,077.03 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULZER, KEVIN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,076.84 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYFORD, VANESSA L Employer name Albany County Amount $55,076.73 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIN, MATTHEW W Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,076.68 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,076.64 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCOUM, JENNIFER P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $55,076.33 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TODD M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,076.25 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $55,076.13 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IMPERATI, FRANCESCO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,076.12 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENARDO, LOUIS C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,076.06 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHEILA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,075.98 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, JAMES D Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,075.63 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $55,075.58 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARRO, GAIL Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $55,075.20 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROY C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,075.19 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $55,075.14 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMETO, KERRY E Employer name Chemung County Amount $55,074.86 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETEKOS, GEORGE J Employer name Allegany County Amount $55,074.67 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIOTTA, CAROL J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $55,074.64 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, SANDRA L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $55,074.55 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBCZYNSKI, CAROL J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $55,074.55 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMI, FRANCIS L Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,074.34 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,074.25 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARMORE, LARRY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $55,074.08 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANCE, SEAN E Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $55,073.92 Date 02/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAWCETT, REGINA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,073.73 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBERT, PAUL Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $55,073.65 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIUCA, CRAIG Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,073.38 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN MIGUEL, NEREIDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,073.15 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPE, BERNADETTE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,072.95 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHING, THERESA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,072.76 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, JEFFREY S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $55,072.72 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, TAMMY L Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $55,072.71 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHITCH, JASON B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $55,072.16 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASHMALL, GAIL S Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $55,071.94 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTEE, TAMIKA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $55,071.92 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCHE, VALERIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,071.90 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, FRANCES A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,071.90 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUBIN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,071.61 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,071.44 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCHE, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $55,071.18 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCHI, PHILIP R Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $55,070.86 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, KIRK Employer name Ulster County Amount $55,070.79 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, THOMAS Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,070.72 Date 10/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, JOE L, JR Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $55,070.67 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, KATHY E Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $55,070.40 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, LUIS E Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $55,070.11 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, ELAINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $55,069.85 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, CATHERINE R Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $55,069.52 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARNOT, BEVERLY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $55,069.28 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, BRYANT R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,069.14 Date 07/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, TIFFANY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,069.08 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGOWSKI, GLEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,068.98 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TRACI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,068.57 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,068.56 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, VALENCIA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $55,068.52 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULFORD, CORNELIUS Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $55,068.17 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKIR, ABDELGHAFOUR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $55,068.03 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $55,068.00 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, BAZLUR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $55,067.74 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANZO-SMITH, ANTOINETTE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,067.74 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, PATRIZIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $55,067.63 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMASCOTT, JOSEPH J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,067.58 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, ROBERT E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $55,067.17 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System