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 YEARKE, MARK R Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $54,059.34 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIGA, GARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,059.14 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DAVID W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,059.13 Date 04/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, DUNCAN B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,059.06 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDER, ROLAND, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,058.97 Date 07/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, NANCY E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,058.94 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, BRIAN P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $54,058.35 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DAVID B Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $54,058.16 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, KELLY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $54,058.07 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDD, COLIN J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $54,057.96 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, PAUL R Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $54,057.64 Date 02/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, JUDITH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,057.64 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-ARENAS, MIGDALIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,057.57 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOCINSKI, LYNNE M Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $54,057.52 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLA, VICTOR L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $54,057.09 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, AUSTIN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,056.65 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, BRUCE G Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $54,056.64 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLEUE, CLAIRE ANN Employer name City of Corning Amount $54,056.52 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, JOHN A Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $54,056.36 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, SUSAN M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $54,056.31 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMLIN, DARRYL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $54,056.20 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY-LANZA, MELINDA D Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $54,055.39 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, PAUL L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $54,055.26 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, NANCY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $54,054.88 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, ANDREW A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,054.85 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSE L Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $54,054.74 Date 12/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINECKE, DAVID J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $54,054.63 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZAROTTA, JANICE Employer name Town of Olive Amount $54,054.62 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLINE, SUSAN J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $54,054.58 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, JESSICA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,054.51 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,054.38 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, DOUGLAS B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,054.37 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, KIM J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $54,054.11 Date 09/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, ANGEL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,054.10 Date 05/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KEVIN L Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $54,054.03 Date 08/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ELIN K Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,054.01 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, JASON R Employer name Broome County Amount $54,053.96 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, MARVA D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $54,053.74 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAFRANCESCHI, LAWRENCE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,053.45 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARABY, LAUREN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,053.34 Date 11/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECKLE, CHRISTINA L Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $54,053.14 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLEMENT D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $54,053.12 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, JULIE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,053.00 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,052.98 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDLINGER, SHANON L Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,052.97 Date 02/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, ELEANOR E Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,052.95 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, GARRY M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $54,052.90 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVEC, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Milton Amount $54,052.90 Date 10/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAR, TERESE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,052.70 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, DENNIS H Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $54,052.59 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATHIS, DAVID P Employer name City of Cortland Amount $54,052.47 Date 02/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNYON, JOANN E Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $54,052.34 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAATZ, JOEL A Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $54,052.32 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LINDA A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $54,051.90 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON TOMAINE, JULIA M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $54,051.61 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JENNIFER C Employer name Albany County Amount $54,051.43 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SCOTT L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,051.32 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERICK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,051.26 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAQUIZA, PHYLLIS Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $54,051.20 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASUBRAMANIAN, KALPANA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,050.96 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, SUSANNE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,050.95 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAKOWSKI, JOANNE M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $54,050.88 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO-GIGLIO, MARGHERITA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,050.85 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MALIKA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,050.85 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRUZZI, MICHAEL S Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $54,050.77 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, LUKASZ Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,050.76 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $54,050.62 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGUEGLIA, LAURA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,050.28 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GERALD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,050.25 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, WILLIAM P Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $54,050.18 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, STEVEN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,050.04 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ANDREW W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $54,049.75 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, RYAN L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,049.58 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAIGE B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,049.58 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVINNEY, TANYA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $54,049.28 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, WILLIAM A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,048.73 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, AMY Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,048.51 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, JAMES M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $54,048.03 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $54,047.82 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMBHARD-VEGA, NELGCIA K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $54,047.73 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, STEVEN E Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $54,047.55 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNKST, PATRICIA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,047.38 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TOMMY E Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,047.33 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, ROSALINDA J Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $54,047.27 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKOFSKI, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $54,047.20 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GROSSO, CORI A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $54,046.93 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTORE, NICOLE A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $54,046.63 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JACQUELINE S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $54,046.56 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODINE, RACHELLE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,046.02 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, TONI M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $54,045.90 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SAMANTHA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,045.63 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMALU, GODWIN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,045.57 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNQUIST, LEE A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $54,045.55 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, INDA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,045.55 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KERRY L Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $54,045.49 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, TIMOTHY B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $54,045.32 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, JENNIFER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,045.16 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, BRYAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $54,044.75 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKSZYWKA, RENEE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,044.65 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, STEPHANIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,044.62 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System