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 CRAFT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $53,609.01 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKEY, SHAUNA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,608.44 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERAGLIA, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,608.33 Date 04/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAID, RAFIQ, MR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,608.08 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, LANA L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $53,608.07 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, BLAISE P, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,607.96 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TERRY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,607.86 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CAROL A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $53,607.80 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, VICTORIA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,607.78 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ANTHONY W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,607.59 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, ARTHUR M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $53,607.48 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, SUSANNE Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $53,607.22 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUZDEY, ANNETTE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,606.96 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFRICH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $53,606.89 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,606.80 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SEYN, ROY J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $53,606.73 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,606.68 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINCI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Oneida Amount $53,606.64 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLER, MARY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,606.00 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, CHERYL L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,605.76 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, RHONDA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,605.35 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENS, BRANDON L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,605.24 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRUSSO, NATALIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,604.85 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARK M Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,604.14 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, RENA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,603.92 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMONITAKIS, MATILDA L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $53,603.79 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKWEATHER, KENNETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,603.78 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $53,603.36 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, RHONDA J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $53,603.30 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTWOOD, WENDY A Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $53,603.22 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARILYN J Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $53,603.20 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABAU, MATTHEW B Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $53,603.20 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABB, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $53,603.03 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLETTI, MEGHANN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,602.89 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELOWSKI, LOU ANN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,602.79 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNLEY, EDWARD Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $53,602.66 Date 11/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, CASSANDRA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,602.35 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ASHLEY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,602.33 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $53,602.28 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ANNE K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,602.21 Date 10/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, TINA M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $53,602.18 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOMIKOUDIS, DONNA J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $53,602.07 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, NAYANA N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,602.07 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, ANTHONY V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,601.69 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, JEREMIAH E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $53,600.82 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAM, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $53,600.81 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBY, KEITH K Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $53,600.67 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,600.26 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, NICHOLAS Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $53,600.16 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTZAK, JEAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $53,600.11 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ROBERT J Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,599.72 Date 07/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPPINO, WILLIAM J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $53,599.25 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULKINS, APRIL L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $53,599.17 Date 03/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, TAMMY M Employer name Albany County Amount $53,599.02 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEGEL, KATHLEEN G Employer name Albany County Amount $53,598.96 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, DEBORAH A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $53,598.88 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEEL, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,598.43 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYGA, RHONDA J Employer name Albany County Amount $53,598.16 Date 01/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSEPH Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $53,598.11 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONBERG, LAURA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,598.09 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, JOSEPH T, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,598.07 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TARA E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $53,597.68 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, AUDRIENNE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $53,597.60 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, BRIAN H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $53,597.51 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOVER, EILEEN F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,596.58 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEVOLI, ROBERT Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,596.50 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MICHAEL S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $53,596.38 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, MICHELLE R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $53,596.23 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-MC EWEN, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $53,596.21 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARLY J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $53,596.13 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENZIE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $53,596.08 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, KELLY A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $53,595.99 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, MICHAEL C Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,595.87 Date 05/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEILL, PAULA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,595.84 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, ALAN J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $53,595.83 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNA, JONATHAN C, JR Employer name Town of Webster Amount $53,595.39 Date 02/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMBAR, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,595.12 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMER, SCOTT A Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,595.02 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBIN, KYLA Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $53,595.00 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, ALAN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $53,594.94 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TILMAN A Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $53,594.89 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $53,594.86 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RAYLENA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,594.84 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, HARRY B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $53,594.44 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ANN E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $53,594.28 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJADA, PEDRO A, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $53,594.22 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSE, JOAN E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $53,594.02 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $53,593.87 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EFREN Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $53,593.79 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, DONNA M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $53,593.59 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, MELISSA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,593.56 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, DAVID H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,593.56 Date 02/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALISERA, DOMINICK J Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $53,593.51 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUBRAVA, GARY A, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $53,593.47 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany County Amount $53,593.31 Date 02/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $53,593.28 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELLI, JOSEPH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,593.07 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDNO, WILLIAM A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $53,593.00 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHR, STEVEN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,592.97 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ROBERT Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,592.92 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System