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 TRAVISON, TIMOTHY H, JR Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $54,479.18 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERKIES, KAREN F Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $54,478.73 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, JACK A Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $54,478.45 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, LINDA B Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $54,478.11 Date 10/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKFORD-RUFA, KAITLYN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $54,478.06 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGENSTOCK, TAMMY A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $54,477.94 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, WAYNE R, JR Employer name Lewis County Amount $54,477.91 Date 02/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARO, TINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,477.88 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, MARGARET Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $54,477.76 Date 09/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, LAURA L Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $54,477.53 Date 12/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST-NAGLER, KAREN Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $54,477.47 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIMBERLY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,477.38 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBURG, IGOR Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $54,477.38 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYUBOMUDROVA, ALLA Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $54,477.38 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYLKER, ANNA A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $54,477.38 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, DARWIN W Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $54,477.38 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, QUINTIN G Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $54,477.38 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDI, GALE R Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $54,477.16 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHAEL J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $54,477.07 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRADO, RAFFAELE D Employer name Erie County Amount $54,477.04 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, MARK Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,476.95 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAMONTE, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,476.76 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, MARK A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $54,476.23 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, YVONNE Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $54,476.22 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DEBRA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,476.21 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, BRIDGET M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $54,476.03 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANGI, NANCY F Employer name Warren County Amount $54,476.00 Date 02/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SANDEE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,475.98 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CALLUM, MARI JO Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $54,475.95 Date 11/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, PATRICK A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,475.87 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,475.82 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMER, JENNIFER L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $54,475.79 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN-KING, JILLIAN L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $54,475.60 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, MARIANN Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $54,475.49 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, RANDY P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $54,475.47 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSUFI, AHMAD Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $54,475.35 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOTTA, MARY ANN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $54,475.26 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEASKERN, SARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,475.26 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTA, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $54,475.09 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, EUGENE F Employer name Allegany County Amount $54,475.01 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACINTYRE, AMY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,474.99 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, DAVID T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,474.66 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLI, JACQUELINE JEANNE Employer name Town of Salina Amount $54,474.30 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, SUSAN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $54,474.02 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, JAMES A, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $54,473.98 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GEEN, FRANCIS J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $54,473.89 Date 12/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, PAMELA H Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $54,473.82 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, FREDERICK P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $54,473.78 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, TIMOTHY J, II Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $54,473.34 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABULSKI, JULIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,473.34 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHUTA, DEVON J Employer name Orleans County Amount $54,473.34 Date 05/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ERIC M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $54,473.32 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMIER, LEE S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,473.21 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHY, JORDAN W Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $54,472.74 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CICILIONI, DAWN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,472.70 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYLES, JONATHAN L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $54,472.41 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, LONNIE P Employer name City of Oneida Amount $54,472.02 Date 10/12/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, SENELIA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,471.98 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLMAR, VERONIQUE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,471.93 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELOWITT, CLAIRE G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,471.81 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHANEY, ROBERT J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $54,471.72 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICINANZA, JOHN E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $54,471.68 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, PHILIP A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $54,471.66 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BECKI A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $54,471.59 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, MISTI M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $54,471.26 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGUT, LEO J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,471.13 Date 05/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DENISE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $54,470.88 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,470.78 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCCO, TOBY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,470.70 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, ANDRES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,470.70 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, LOUIS, IV Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,470.70 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOY, TINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $54,470.70 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MARY R Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $54,470.20 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANDREA, KATHERINE A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $54,469.98 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, FRANCESCO Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $54,469.95 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, LISA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $54,469.83 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDON, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $54,469.71 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, DANIEL B Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $54,469.48 Date 01/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JOHN P, JR Employer name Village of Menands Amount $54,469.33 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, BARBARA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,469.08 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBBINK, AMBER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,468.98 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, EDWARD J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $54,468.97 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEERVELD, LAURA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $54,468.79 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, RODNEY K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $54,468.76 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAVIGLIA, RANDI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,468.58 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, KEITH J Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $54,468.41 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DAVID L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,467.88 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTS, MATTHEW R Employer name Oswego County Amount $54,467.73 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,467.66 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARASINSKI, EDWARD F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,467.66 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $54,467.55 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLES, THOMAS A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $54,467.41 Date 05/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JOSEPH V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,467.26 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISHIKAWA, KIMI C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $54,467.04 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRUCK, DALE G, JR Employer name Alden CSD Amount $54,467.01 Date 05/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORMICK, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,466.96 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZIO, THOMAS A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,466.94 Date 01/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANN MARIE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,466.82 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONAZEWSKI, JAMES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,466.62 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAVINO, ANTHONY R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $54,466.52 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System