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 DANIEL, ANGELA N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,806.60 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, GRETCHEN G Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $53,806.52 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JOHN W Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $53,806.42 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCK, PETER C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $53,806.34 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ROBIN L Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $53,806.28 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LAURA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,806.24 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER-HAIGHT, DEBRA J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $53,806.11 Date 01/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHNEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $53,806.05 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, CATHLEEN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $53,805.99 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, AUDREY K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $53,805.91 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LAURIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,805.42 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, TODD D Employer name City of Norwich Amount $53,805.38 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLI, VICTORIA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $53,805.24 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, GERALD D, JR Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $53,805.17 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARKUS A, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,804.99 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, JANET L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,804.94 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,804.87 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, BRIAN A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $53,804.51 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JOSEPH M Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $53,804.12 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, ISABELLE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $53,803.53 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONELLA, RALPH M Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $53,803.52 Date 10/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KELLY K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,803.27 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNELL, MEGAN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,802.90 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DEBRA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,802.21 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, ROGER F Employer name City of Albany Amount $53,802.18 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, AMY M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $53,801.85 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBORN, MONTE E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $53,801.56 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELISCA, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $53,801.44 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKENS, TRINA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,801.10 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, KENNETH S Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $53,800.79 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, FAROUK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,800.23 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, NICOLE J Employer name Albany County Amount $53,799.76 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $53,799.59 Date 11/24/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGOSI, JANET Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $53,799.41 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, JOAN H Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $53,799.27 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSY, GUERDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,799.26 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KEVIN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $53,799.07 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JILL S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $53,798.74 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, PETER C Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $53,798.74 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, JOSEPHINE G Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $53,798.60 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, NICOLE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,798.42 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CAROL A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $53,798.13 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOWSKY, MICHAEL B Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,798.03 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, MELISSA Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $53,797.91 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $53,797.87 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, DELFIM L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $53,797.80 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOHN W Employer name Broome County Amount $53,797.55 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSTLER, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $53,796.70 Date 08/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, SAMUEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $53,796.12 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JACQUELINE V Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $53,796.11 Date 10/25/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, DONNALYN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,795.93 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, SARA H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,795.66 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $53,795.45 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAH, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,795.20 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, CHRISTINE P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,795.11 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MARY K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $53,795.03 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, DONNIE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $53,795.00 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOYA, CESAR A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $53,794.94 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMARK, NIKOLETTE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,794.19 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, JAMIIR Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $53,794.11 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, LAUREN P Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,794.06 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SARAH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,794.06 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, DAGOBERTO C Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $53,793.97 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODALE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $53,793.87 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DONALD F Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $53,793.87 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, COURTNEY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,793.64 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, SCOTT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,793.53 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, MICHELE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,793.52 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,793.22 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLAN, KEVIN M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $53,793.19 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRUCCI, JOANNE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,793.18 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, VINCENT D, SR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $53,792.97 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,792.96 Date 07/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, SONOMA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,792.96 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, MARY LYNNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,792.96 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, MAUREEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,792.96 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, THEODORE S Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,792.96 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, TESHIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,792.96 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFOHL, GERI S Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,792.96 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,792.96 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, EDWARD A Employer name Department of State Amount $53,792.96 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, LARYSA E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, KELSEY L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBEK, TRACY ELLEN HAHN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $53,792.96 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, DANIEL B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGELSKI, ADAM J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $53,792.96 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $53,792.96 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JODI M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEROH, JONATHAN K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,792.96 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACZEK, PAUL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,792.96 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, JOSHUA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, EMILY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,792.96 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MERE, COURTNEY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,792.96 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, KRISTY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,792.96 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIAKALA, PAUL T Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ERICKA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KAREN W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,792.96 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHELA, CARMINE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, DAVID M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,792.96 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDIGAN, SARAH E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System