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 DI CHIARA, GARY Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $53,557.28 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPALBO, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $53,557.22 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, STEPHANIE M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $53,557.08 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJCHRZAK, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $53,557.01 Date 07/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MARGARET A Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $53,556.84 Date 09/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAVELLA, LISA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,556.83 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER, JAMIE J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $53,556.83 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, AGNES Employer name Orange County Amount $53,556.57 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINERO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,556.32 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARINO, JO ANN Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $53,556.00 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMBARDI, JACQUELINE Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $53,556.00 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, BARBARA J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $53,556.00 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAINA-BROWN, BARBRA G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,555.99 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, DARRON A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $53,555.98 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKO, MARY L Employer name Eden CSD Amount $53,555.81 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, RYAN G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $53,555.41 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $53,555.24 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, CARMELA M Employer name Erie County Amount $53,555.15 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESMIN, STEVE T Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $53,555.14 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOREK, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $53,554.81 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, LAUREN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $53,554.72 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, JACQUELINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,554.61 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, JENNIFER D Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,554.47 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS-CURRIE, KHADIJAH F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,554.12 Date 02/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, DAVID M Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $53,554.01 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCQUEEN, DWAYNE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $53,553.98 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERFETTI, BONNIE L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $53,553.84 Date 09/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLEM, CHERYL A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $53,553.71 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAY, CELESTE L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $53,553.62 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, THOMAS J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,553.59 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, AMY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,553.26 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGST, ROXANNE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $53,553.15 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $53,552.98 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, ANNA Employer name City of Middletown Amount $53,552.84 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTZ, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,552.42 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, MAAME E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,552.37 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, JAMES C Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $53,552.32 Date 03/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENO, BRENT T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $53,552.21 Date 03/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, CHERYL Employer name Orange County Amount $53,552.19 Date 07/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENNA, JO ANN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $53,552.08 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGISTRO, JOSEPH M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $53,552.07 Date 04/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCISCO, ROBERT J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $53,551.80 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATAFORA, FRANK A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $53,551.77 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JENNIFER L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $53,550.93 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHALYE, SUSAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,550.88 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ARSALA TAHIR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,550.67 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKMAN, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $53,550.63 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSU, ERNEST M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $53,550.63 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PRUDENCE D Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,550.46 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGARANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,550.38 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERR, CARA J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $53,550.08 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MICHELLE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $53,549.72 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WEY, TAMARA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $53,549.71 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEVIN R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,549.70 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KRISTINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,549.58 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, JEFFREY P Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $53,549.51 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNAT, SHIRLEY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $53,549.47 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, KIMBERLY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,549.24 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFER, TESHA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,549.24 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, MARCIA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,549.24 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, KENNETH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,549.08 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTADONNA, JOHN B Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $53,548.72 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, BETH A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,548.57 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, MARK G Employer name Town of Canton Amount $53,548.34 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZNIK, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,548.05 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, JAMES A Employer name Town of Gilboa Amount $53,548.02 Date 10/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARKNER, JILL M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,547.96 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLITZ, GLENNA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $53,547.62 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPTOLA, KEVIN W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,547.56 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, GARY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $53,547.56 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SANDRA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,547.54 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, RALPH D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,547.43 Date 11/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAN, HENRY R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $53,547.26 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ROSEMARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,546.91 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWARD, ANNA I Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $53,546.85 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, GARY R Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $53,546.00 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, DAVID R Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,545.96 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINIGSON, ROBIN A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $53,545.89 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $53,545.80 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JANET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,545.51 Date 10/15/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, EDWARD P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,545.38 Date 08/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $53,545.24 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MICHAEL P Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $53,545.13 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, HEATHER R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,545.00 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMARK, SHANE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $53,544.89 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, WILFRED Employer name New York Public Library Amount $53,544.86 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, EARL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,544.78 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, JESUS A Employer name Plainview Vol Fire Dept Amount $53,544.76 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, LA QUANDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,544.28 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, LISA Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $53,544.20 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, DONALD A Employer name Town of Poland Amount $53,544.20 Date 11/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, THOMAS J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $53,544.14 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, GREGORY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $53,544.05 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MELANIE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,543.88 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, CRAIG J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $53,543.66 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MONICA S Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $53,543.07 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BRIAN K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,542.99 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JESSENIA Employer name Erie County Amount $53,542.77 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, RANDALL D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $53,542.67 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERKES, KATHLEEN F Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $53,542.34 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System