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 STABILE, KERRI J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,792.96 Date 05/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHASHYAM, HIMABINDU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JEFFREY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINO, JESSE E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULIHAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOP, KHADIDIATON Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JOHN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICIS, NORMAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, BRUCE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, DARLENE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYSON, ROBERT J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILENSKY, RICHARD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOT, OLIVER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULING, JENNIE L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $53,792.96 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEDAY-CHESLEY, BRANDI L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $53,792.96 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNESKI, DANIEL J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $53,792.94 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAR, PATRICK J Employer name Fulton County Amount $53,792.72 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, STEVEN D Employer name Education Department Amount $53,792.53 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELEMANN, NOREEN F Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $53,792.41 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGLER, OLIVIA D Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $53,792.41 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICIA A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $53,792.39 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CHERYL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $53,792.36 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, TAMMY M Employer name Department of State Amount $53,792.34 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, COLLEEN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,792.11 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, DYLAN J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,792.04 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $53,792.04 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, LAURIE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,791.71 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BERNICE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,791.54 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLSTADT, EILEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,791.30 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,791.30 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, SEAN L Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $53,790.72 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Geneva Amount $53,790.70 Date 02/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAWLING, AMANDA B Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $53,790.70 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDIG, VICTORIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,790.68 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHODA-TAYLOR, JUDY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,790.63 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $53,790.47 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WILLIE MAE K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,790.34 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMPINE, JOHN C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,790.30 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHOCKI, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $53,790.11 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHIGA, JEAN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $53,789.97 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OYAN, VERNON J, JR Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $53,789.67 Date 11/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTRIDGE, AMANDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $53,789.51 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASE, ANTHONY D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,789.14 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONICK, GEORGE T Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $53,788.91 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNER, RUSSELL H Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $53,788.72 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHER, KELLY J Employer name Erie County Amount $53,788.44 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLSYAWNEY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,788.39 Date 08/26/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, WENDY A Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $53,788.34 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, BLAINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,787.85 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, TIMOTHY P Employer name Education Department Amount $53,787.71 Date 03/19/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DANIEL C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,787.66 Date 04/24/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSTAGLIO, MARYANNE E Employer name Highland CSD Amount $53,787.61 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDITT, BARBARA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $53,787.50 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONER, CYNTHIA R Employer name Warren County Amount $53,787.24 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, SUSAN E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $53,786.98 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLA, PAUL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,786.51 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUF, RONALD C Employer name Albany County Amount $53,786.49 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $53,786.39 Date 06/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, COLLEEN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,786.07 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASE, DARIN E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,785.92 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCH, PATRICIA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $53,785.85 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, REBECCA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $53,785.76 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,785.74 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,785.40 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRACE, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $53,785.29 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSELLA HERRICK, PATRICIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,785.08 Date 06/06/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, CHRISTINE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $53,785.08 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES A Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,784.98 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $53,784.89 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, JEFFREY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $53,784.88 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,784.75 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTAK, KRISTIN L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $53,784.53 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWOOD, BENJAMIN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $53,784.01 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUE, JEAN JONAS Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $53,783.90 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, JAMES P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,783.68 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, MICHELLY Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $53,783.64 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICIA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,783.26 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, WILLIAM J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,783.20 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, KAREN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $53,782.96 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPEAU, JEFFREY R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,782.94 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, JOHN F Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $53,782.90 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOFF, LARRY S Employer name City of Elmira Amount $53,782.53 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, LAUREN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $53,782.36 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUCCI TWAROZEK, ANNAMARIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,781.96 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DAWN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,781.95 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NIKIA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,781.92 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, MODESTO A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $53,781.90 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TIMMIE R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $53,781.85 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, CHARLES LEE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $53,781.73 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, TROY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,781.60 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHISKE, ROSE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,781.56 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, KAREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,781.56 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY-CERVANTES, DONNA C Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $53,781.56 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRANKOWSKI, DAVID P Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,781.55 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, GERALD T Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $53,781.45 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMKOWIAK, NANCY M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $53,781.28 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, DAVID Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $53,781.26 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMICO, JAMES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,781.25 Date 07/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBA, DONNA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $53,781.08 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICIHOWSKI, LINDA L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $53,780.93 Date 09/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System