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 BELLAMY, CHARLES A.JR Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,066.67 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, DESLYN D Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $55,066.63 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKOWSKI, TAVIOT E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,066.32 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASERAP, JANICE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,066.30 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DONNELL D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $55,066.14 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELL, FAITH B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $55,066.05 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPILITO, NANCY M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $55,065.59 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINER, KASSANDRA L Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $55,065.29 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, D SCOTT Employer name City of Auburn Amount $55,065.26 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUSTIN D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,065.21 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, MANSALIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $55,065.21 Date 01/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIVA, MARIA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $55,064.95 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DANIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,064.90 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,064.90 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $55,064.83 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENWART, ALEXANDER S Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,064.74 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALETHIA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $55,064.74 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COENE, CRAIG J Employer name Village of Victor Amount $55,064.68 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDUNO, ELIZABETH R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $55,064.53 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEN, A MATTHEW Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $55,064.34 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ELMER W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $55,064.24 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUIBREGTSE, JOHN K Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $55,064.20 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, WANDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $55,063.69 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Peru Amount $55,063.36 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDLAR, CHARLES J Employer name Oswego County Amount $55,063.26 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, RAFAEL M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $55,063.13 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SCOTT E Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $55,062.88 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BETSY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $55,062.62 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MAUREEN E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $55,061.91 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JASON J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $55,061.77 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, ERIK B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $55,061.67 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHIN, MARK C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,061.47 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELIDIS, GEORGE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $55,061.45 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIOSZEK, RANDY S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,061.15 Date 08/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERO, LOURDES Employer name Rockland County Amount $55,061.09 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RONALD H, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $55,061.06 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, DARLENE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,060.46 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARGE, ERIC D Employer name Steuben County Amount $55,060.30 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELZ, LAURENCE J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $55,059.84 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEROY D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $55,059.63 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, TODD J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $55,059.26 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHAM, BRIAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,059.15 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JOHN H Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,059.11 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANGELENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,059.10 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGHEIER, ROBERT S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,058.63 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUMAN, GLENN E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $55,058.29 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAKAWA, ANDREW R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELARDI, DONNA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 12/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, MISTY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, KRISTEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, ANGELA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, JACQUELYN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVERN, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBALDI-WEEKS, LAURA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,058.20 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEMAN, SABRINA J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,058.12 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORIGAN, PATTI A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,058.01 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCA, KATHLEEN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,058.00 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARON, MICHELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,056.86 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPITZ, SCOTT A Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $55,056.63 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAO, HUGO R Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $55,056.52 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGUE, JOHN T Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $55,056.38 Date 04/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETT, BRUCE M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $55,056.27 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAWN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,056.16 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $55,056.00 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, MARK A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,055.84 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELI, CHARLES J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $55,055.27 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, STEPHEN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,054.73 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DENNIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $55,054.10 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JIMAR L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,054.02 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $55,053.97 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, ANTHONY T, JR Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $55,053.89 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMAN, FRANCINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,053.73 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JACQUETTA Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,053.72 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYANOV, METTE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $55,053.55 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RYAN C Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $55,053.54 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYAN T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $55,053.50 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, DEBORAH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,053.02 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN, WILLIAM S Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $55,053.01 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITZ, GUISTINA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $55,052.26 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, MAUREEN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $55,052.00 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULAND, CHERYL Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,051.70 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, BEVERLY L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $55,051.62 Date 04/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CLAUDETTE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,051.55 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINTHAUPT, SCOTT B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $55,051.37 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SUZY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,051.10 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ANTOINE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $55,050.89 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DEEPONPAUL Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,050.63 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUFF, JOHN K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,050.28 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOTTA, JANICE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,050.12 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, DOUGLAS V, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $55,050.03 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,049.93 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, GARRY J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $55,049.92 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, JERENEE K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,049.77 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARDALES, EDGAR J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,049.66 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUKER, KATHERINE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $55,049.04 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, JOSHUA T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $55,049.04 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MATTHEW Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $55,049.03 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEZON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $55,048.90 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICHS, SUZANNE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,048.63 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDELLA, JOANN C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $55,048.41 Date 07/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System