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 ARQUETTE, NICOLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,609.16 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CARLYLE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,609.11 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORITO, KAREN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $54,609.09 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVARD, GRETTA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,609.06 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASKOSKIE, JOEL Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,608.64 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, BRIAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $54,608.58 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, STEVEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,608.58 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, JEBADIAH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,608.58 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBECK, JEFFERY S Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $54,608.34 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNN, WILLIAM F Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $54,608.24 Date 01/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, AMANDA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,607.49 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERING, FREDERICK Employer name NYC Judges Amount $54,607.28 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANILLA, FARID A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $54,606.90 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALICE I Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $54,606.75 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDLEY, WILLIAM G Employer name Broome County Amount $54,606.72 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURSTNER, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $54,606.57 Date 06/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLRIDGE, KORIN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,606.40 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILETSKIY, MARISOL Employer name Town of Webster Amount $54,606.08 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DIANE C Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $54,605.89 Date 10/05/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROWSKI, H DANIEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,605.34 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, CRAIG R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,605.26 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $54,605.13 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLINZI, MICHAEL P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,605.02 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISH, DOUGLAS T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,604.71 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARY ANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,604.68 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLIK, BRIAN T Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $54,604.35 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, BRENDA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $54,604.31 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $54,604.08 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, HAZEL J Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $54,604.08 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULDENSCHUH, MARY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,604.07 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSCZ, MARY T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,603.82 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIO, JUSTIN W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,603.81 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, STANLEY F Employer name City of Oswego Amount $54,603.76 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOSTER, NANCY M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $54,603.63 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $54,602.86 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETT, CHRISTINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $54,602.14 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,601.38 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCITTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $54,601.35 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMAN, CHRISTINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,600.96 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $54,600.86 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, GERALD J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $54,600.83 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLE, DUANE E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $54,600.83 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, BRIAN J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $54,600.80 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTER, LEIGH D Employer name Village of Newark Amount $54,600.79 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, JENNIFER A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,600.52 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCHER, ELAINE R Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $54,600.52 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, CYNTHIA A Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $54,600.05 Date 08/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, PAMELA J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $54,600.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMIRE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $54,599.98 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTELLO, LISA Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $54,599.85 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZAK, LAWRENCE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,599.34 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, IVAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,599.18 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, JOSEPH S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,599.01 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHINO, LUCAS L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,598.78 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLIVER, DONNA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,598.60 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AUGE, ANDREW V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,598.50 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESE, JOHN Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $54,598.32 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO, RENEE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,598.20 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTLIEB, RANDALL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,598.08 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORDELISO, SCOTT T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $54,597.82 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRAHIMI, AVISH E Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,597.73 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,597.66 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-SCOTT, DENISE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $54,597.38 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, NORIS Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $54,597.38 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINAMONTI, NANCY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,597.34 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,597.14 Date 04/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBERT, SHARI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $54,597.04 Date 05/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES-JOHNSON, MARIA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,596.60 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, ELLEN T Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $54,596.46 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JAMIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,596.27 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SPARKLE B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $54,596.09 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELY, SHERRY E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $54,595.94 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, MICHAEL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,595.82 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHANCE, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $54,595.79 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, VICTOR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $54,595.77 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, KELLY E Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $54,595.51 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DENNIS P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,595.49 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, GEORGE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $54,595.32 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNNENKAMP, PAUL M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,595.32 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOY H Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $54,595.32 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, GLENN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $54,595.32 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARINI, ELISE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,595.22 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCOSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $54,594.91 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, NICOLE B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,594.82 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, CHERON Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,594.82 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWALD, ANN MARIE C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,594.82 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GODOY, YULIMA Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $54,594.82 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANBERG, SANDRA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $54,594.82 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CATHALINE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $54,594.66 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, LYNETTE Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $54,594.65 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,594.36 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEAMPIERRE, SILVANY Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $54,594.32 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, FRANCISCO J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $54,594.28 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, JAMES A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,594.24 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $54,594.01 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNDOCK, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $54,593.90 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MARTIN, DAVID C Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $54,593.84 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name City of Auburn Amount $54,593.77 Date 12/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, HEATHER M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,593.56 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, WILBUR L, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,593.37 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System