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 RAMOS, BIANCA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $54,196.88 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, CRAIG A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $54,196.86 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERUTTI-OWENS, TRACY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $54,196.58 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVINS, SCOTT A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,196.50 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CHRISTY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $54,196.24 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, CHRISTIAN Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $54,196.22 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TABER, TERRY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,195.75 Date 01/07/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOONE, SHEREESE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $54,195.53 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $54,195.28 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOKOYAMA, AKIKO Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $54,195.09 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, MARY T. Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,194.71 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALLO, PHYLISETA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,194.66 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSCHAUER, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $54,194.64 Date 01/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KAREN L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $54,194.63 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, MARION L Employer name Orange County Amount $54,194.47 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMER, DANIELLE S Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $54,194.44 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PATRICK T Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $54,194.42 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, DEBORAH I Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,194.19 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $54,193.66 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JANEL L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $54,193.51 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT-ADAMS, KWANZA N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,193.47 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADALA, ANTHONY Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $54,193.33 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,193.04 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,192.99 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, PATRICIA K Employer name Pioneer Library System Amount $54,192.94 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, NANCY L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $54,192.60 Date 01/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, VICKI L Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $54,192.52 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGTON, CORINNE C Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $54,192.46 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $54,192.40 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, IRMA Employer name Erie County Amount $54,192.15 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, AMELIA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $54,191.88 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LON D Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $54,191.80 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, CHARLES A, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $54,191.75 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KINDRA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,191.57 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, KIM M Employer name Education Department Amount $54,191.54 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MONICA R Employer name Education Department Amount $54,191.54 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, BOZENA N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,191.54 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,191.37 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, DILIMA W Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,191.30 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, DEBORAH M Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,191.26 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOVCHENA, DOREEN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $54,191.14 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGAR, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $54,191.12 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, MICHAEL G Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $54,190.91 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, RONALD P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $54,190.73 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEE, ANDREA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,190.47 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, RICHARD M Employer name Education Department Amount $54,190.37 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, PHYLLIS Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,190.35 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $54,190.34 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWORM, DONNA F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,189.76 Date 08/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, BILLIE JO Employer name Corning Community College Amount $54,189.56 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKETT, JOHN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,189.36 Date 08/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUSI, THOMAS Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,189.17 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DELLEAN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,188.87 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANTOPOULOS, MIKE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $54,188.63 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, JOANNE G Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,188.37 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODWAY, BERNARD E, JR Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $54,188.20 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, SCOTT M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $54,187.58 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RANDALL N, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $54,187.44 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, STANLEY T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $54,187.32 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TSHOMBE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,187.31 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMIRSKI, GINA LYNN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,187.29 Date 11/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTINTOLI, SEBASTIANA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $54,187.20 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB-KINBACHER, ELLEN A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $54,187.05 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, STEVEN J Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $54,187.00 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, EMILY K Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $54,186.51 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, EUGENE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,186.44 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BERNADETTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,186.13 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHIENG, CELESTINE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $54,186.12 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRABOTTA, AIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,186.03 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFTA, ROBERT F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,185.94 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, SHARON J Employer name Seneca County Amount $54,185.91 Date 06/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHELLE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,185.64 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $54,185.50 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRUCE E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $54,185.49 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRBA, SARA M Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $54,185.35 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, SEAN W Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $54,185.28 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON-RUIZ, JESSICA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,185.19 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, JASON W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,184.90 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $54,184.80 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, ZACHARY P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,184.33 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELESKI, CAROL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,184.05 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNIVALE, MARGARET J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,183.99 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBONO, FRANCIS A Employer name Genesee County Amount $54,183.98 Date 07/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CHRISTINA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,183.50 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SHAWN D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $54,183.44 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SARAH K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,183.39 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLICE, GERARD L Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $54,183.03 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIOSI, PHILIP J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,182.66 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,182.58 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $54,182.46 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLGAN, DUSTIN R Employer name City of Rome Amount $54,182.42 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIGBY, CYNTHIA J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $54,182.40 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, MARYANN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $54,182.39 Date 11/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGO, PATRICE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $54,182.18 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KENNY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,182.10 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLACZYK, TINA Employer name Town of Victor Amount $54,181.59 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $54,181.28 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, VICTORIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,181.25 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM E, SR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $54,180.98 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISS, DANFORTH H, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $54,180.98 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System