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 DUMAS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $54,110.32 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, NORMAN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,110.31 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, YVETTE I Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $54,110.00 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKERLEY, EUGENE E Employer name Orange County Amount $54,109.99 Date 01/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, CLARENCE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,109.85 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERSON, JOHN J Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $54,109.49 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, JONATHAN T Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $54,109.30 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JON C Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $54,109.00 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, TAMMY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,108.69 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KIMBERLY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $54,108.64 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICCINO, RAYMOND A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,108.59 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKWORTH, SANDRA G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,108.39 Date 04/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES W Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $54,108.26 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLS, LYLA J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $54,108.20 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEN, FRANK A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $54,107.77 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABIARZ, WALTER V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,107.67 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JOSEPH Employer name Erie County Amount $54,107.60 Date 10/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN, KARI L Employer name Fulton County Amount $54,107.24 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DONNA K Employer name Town of Parma Amount $54,106.34 Date 11/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAIL M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $54,106.32 Date 06/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, AMANDA L Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $54,106.14 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JAIME Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,106.00 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PAMELA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $54,105.96 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, DIANE K Employer name Town of Southold Amount $54,105.67 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Hector Amount $54,105.66 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'FARRILL, JOSE P Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $54,105.62 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, ANTHONY F, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $54,105.56 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, ANNE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $54,105.44 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINI, JAMES L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,105.06 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, EILEEN B Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,105.06 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNICK, JEREMY N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,103.77 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, GAIL ANN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,103.66 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNEN, RITA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,103.46 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALEO, MARILYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,103.40 Date 07/21/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULES, MERLENE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,103.06 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SUSAN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,102.96 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUSINSKI, SHANNON Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,102.88 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $54,102.80 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODGRADSKI, CANDACE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,102.73 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABI, ALEXANDER J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,102.55 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN D Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $54,101.86 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOUR, STEVEN D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $54,101.80 Date 04/24/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVADOR, LISA A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $54,101.79 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTOSUGLIA, CATHERINE E Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $54,101.56 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY-KASTNER, MONICA G Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,101.42 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, KARALE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,101.35 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, BRANDY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,101.15 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,101.15 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESON, STACY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,101.10 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOLD, SUZANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $54,101.08 Date 08/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $54,101.00 Date 11/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPOWICZ, JAMIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,100.73 Date 03/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, MAUREEN A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $54,100.65 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, HENE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $54,100.40 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $54,100.20 Date 10/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDERMAN, WILLIAM R Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,099.93 Date 11/09/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TINA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $54,099.92 Date 11/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, DOUGLAS A Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,099.88 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TRACY A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $54,099.68 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKE, MARIO D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $54,099.61 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEVILLE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,099.51 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKO, PENELOPE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $54,099.38 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, TINA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $54,099.38 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLA, PATRICIA F Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $54,099.38 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, SHARON U Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $54,099.38 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, CHERYL L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $54,099.38 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, MARGARET C Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $54,099.06 Date 10/14/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, MAY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,098.89 Date 09/19/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, CHANDRAMA K Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $54,098.42 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JEFFREY P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $54,098.32 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBET-ROMAN, LISETTE Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $54,098.28 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JOHN F Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $54,098.19 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITO, MARVIN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,097.96 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDONA, JENNIFER D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $54,097.68 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JILL M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $54,097.65 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDER, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $54,097.62 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEVIN, MARY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,097.56 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPERT, ROBERT J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $54,097.37 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, MELISSA D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,097.28 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVISS, MARTIN A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $54,097.26 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOTT, CALVIN C Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $54,097.20 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $54,097.15 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,097.08 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, MARY T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,097.03 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT MCINTOSH, BRENDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,096.99 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUSKA, DIANE J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $54,096.98 Date 08/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIWKO, MICHAEL P Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $54,096.68 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JOANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,096.50 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, BERNADETTE J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $54,096.48 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, STEVEN W Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $54,096.21 Date 12/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMYOT, ELAINE M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $54,095.72 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, LUCRETIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,095.48 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGERUM, LAURIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,095.15 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTT, FREDERICK P Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,094.86 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZO, EMILY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,094.74 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, HAROLD S Employer name Columbia County Amount $54,094.69 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PENTA, DENNIS W, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,094.69 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, YVETTE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $54,094.61 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, JARED T Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $54,094.61 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, CLAUDIA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $54,094.52 Date 07/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System