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 SEKYONDA, IVAN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $54,044.59 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, JANET Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $54,044.44 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, JANINE VILLELA Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $54,043.78 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRARA, JOANNE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $54,043.71 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, LUCIA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $54,043.48 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, JOSEPH B Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $54,043.45 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, ALLEN W Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $54,043.35 Date 10/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITANO-TOTH, DONNA Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $54,043.13 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTON, JEANNE Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $54,042.99 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVERE, MARGARET F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,042.87 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKO, RICHARD A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,042.24 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, FOREST J Employer name Town of Richland Amount $54,042.22 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, EDWIN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $54,042.19 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULHOFF, JAMES H Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $54,042.14 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY C Employer name Seneca County Amount $54,041.92 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHINSKI, THOMAS E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,041.91 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, PAMELA M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $54,041.38 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACTI, ANTHONY C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $54,041.28 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, SAMUEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $54,041.10 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, MARY E Employer name Orange County Amount $54,040.86 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIYAN, SUSAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,040.61 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RACHAEL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,040.53 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRITELLA, CARRIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,040.48 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, NATHAN C Employer name Chenango County Amount $54,040.46 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, FRANK A Employer name Village of Yorkville Amount $54,040.08 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOANE, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,039.63 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, JENNA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $54,039.53 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIVEN, MAUREEN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,038.92 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, BARRY J, SR Employer name Town of Enfield Amount $54,038.70 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, SARA J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $54,038.64 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHART, JASON D Employer name Lewis County Amount $54,038.56 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOO, REGINALD Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $54,038.52 Date 05/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, GERALDINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,038.47 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KIMBERLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,038.05 Date 12/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIUS, PATRICIA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,038.03 Date 08/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, ARION A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $54,037.99 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MAUREEN C Employer name Warren County Amount $54,037.66 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBERT, MICHAEL T Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $54,037.59 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, VALERIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,037.54 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $54,037.03 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARMAN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,036.94 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLANTE, RAYMOND B, III Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,036.86 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKIN, STEPHANIE L, MRS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,036.61 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSBANDS, AARON A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $54,036.24 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALET, EMILY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,035.92 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSKA, DONNA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,035.89 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, AMBER E Employer name Broome County Amount $54,035.53 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, PAULETTE D Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $54,035.27 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, DEBBIE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,035.19 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, WILLIAM S, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,034.91 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATO, ELISA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $54,034.50 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ALFRED E Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $54,034.38 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFABER, BRIAN H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,034.26 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALLATOS, DIONISIOS Employer name Greene County Amount $54,034.15 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, ELAINE E Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $54,033.53 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTI, EMILIO J Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $54,033.40 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LAWRANCE C Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $54,033.39 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, PATRICIA A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $54,033.38 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITZNER, EDWARD F, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $54,033.36 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JEAN LOUIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $54,033.12 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Bath Amount $54,032.93 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUZER, LORRAINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,032.54 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNES, NOVENA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,032.13 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, JILL M Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $54,031.90 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEC, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $54,031.68 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MATTHEW T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $54,031.54 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, HENRY L, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,031.51 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $54,031.32 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, GREGORY B Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,031.27 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHARLES J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,031.26 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKENBAKER, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $54,031.15 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JILLIAN G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $54,030.56 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, DANIA M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $54,030.10 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZA, TAMERA L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $54,029.78 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SHERI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,029.67 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, ANDREA K Employer name City of Auburn Amount $54,028.98 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWOTA, KRISTEN J Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $54,028.93 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHINNERY, WENDY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,028.92 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMMY Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $54,028.35 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, JAMES J Employer name Town of Ellenburg Amount $54,028.30 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, KEVIN J Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $54,027.44 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, AMY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $54,027.38 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRUCE D Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $54,027.36 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULREADY, COLLEEN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,027.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JUSTIN R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,026.87 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, ROSEMARY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $54,026.85 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, SCOTT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,026.62 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHAUPT, BRAD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,026.51 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMP, LOUIS W Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $54,026.30 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINDLER, CARLA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $54,026.11 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-THOMPSON, MARIBEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,025.88 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, BRIAN D Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $54,025.76 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, JESSICA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,025.63 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, PAUL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,025.58 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, MELISSA J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $54,025.41 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GAMBA, TIMOTHY M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $54,025.25 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KEITH E Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $54,024.90 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDEK, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $54,024.83 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LISA M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $54,024.82 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLIGER, KRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,024.60 Date 09/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System