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 DUNLAP, DAVID J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $53,412.24 Date 01/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, KERRI B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,412.12 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $53,412.11 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSZCZYNSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,411.93 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZEK, DAWN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,411.90 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GARY B Employer name Madison County Amount $53,411.82 Date 11/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, SCOTT A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $53,411.68 Date 11/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, ELIZABETH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $53,411.16 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNGHINO, RONALD N Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $53,410.97 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, GIUSEPPE A Employer name Orange County Amount $53,410.89 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERTO, JOHN C Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $53,410.86 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MILTON M Employer name Town of Mount Morris Amount $53,410.74 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, SANDRA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $53,410.54 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, ERIN E Employer name Ontario County Amount $53,410.51 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARGEL, ANDREA G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $53,410.30 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFKINS, MARLENE L Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $53,410.28 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, MARIE S Employer name Rockland County Amount $53,410.19 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLINO, MATTHEW J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $53,409.92 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LANE, DANIEL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,409.88 Date 01/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, JAMES F, JR Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $53,409.65 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, STEPHEN S Employer name Broome County Amount $53,409.26 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,408.99 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, TIMOTHY R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,408.74 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MEGAN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,408.74 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERSO, ROSEMARY Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $53,408.50 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, DEBORA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,408.41 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PAUL S Employer name Warren County Amount $53,408.22 Date 02/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, LINDA L Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $53,408.11 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHANAS, PHILIP J Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $53,407.97 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $53,407.38 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINBOLD, LUKE R Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,407.28 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZADO, LISSETTE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $53,407.18 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, WALTER E Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $53,407.02 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANO, JUDY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,406.68 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,406.40 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUAL, MELVIN Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,406.16 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, SUSAN T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,406.08 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRIDGET Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $53,405.81 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONBURGH, KIM M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $53,405.78 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, OSWALD O Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $53,405.78 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, PATRICIA C Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $53,405.74 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, WILLIAM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,405.60 Date 12/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHMENS, MARIAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,405.49 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHTSON, DIANE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,404.98 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGGIANI, RICHARD A, III Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $53,404.39 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, JOHN E Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $53,404.33 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBA, GREGORY Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $53,403.81 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAVYOVA, MARIANNA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,403.77 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, RONALD W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $53,403.46 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, GERARD Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,403.42 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICKI, MARK S Employer name Erie County Amount $53,403.37 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCKOR, JUDITH A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $53,402.90 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAICEDO, NAILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $53,402.74 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, SUSAN J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $53,402.67 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAENDER, ERIC S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,402.66 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEED, APRIL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,402.52 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, LINDA MARIE Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $53,402.51 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYE, CONTESSA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,402.42 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKA, RICHARD A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $53,402.06 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVOLDI, MARIA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,401.70 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOHN J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $53,401.62 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSTER, WAYNE W, SR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $53,401.21 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, WENDY A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $53,400.80 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JO ANN Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,400.55 Date 09/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, CLARA Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,400.35 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, BRYAN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $53,400.14 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVE, GARE C Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $53,399.96 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, RICHARD M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,399.85 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KEVIN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,399.85 Date 03/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URZETTA, PATRICK N Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $53,399.84 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMULLER, ANDREW L Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $53,399.78 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGH, ADRANO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,399.42 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, NANCY S Employer name Erie County Amount $53,398.86 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARTHA Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $53,398.82 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ISAIAH, III Employer name City of Middletown Amount $53,398.50 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, PETER F, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $53,397.98 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTZBACH, ROSE Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $53,397.88 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, DINA Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $53,397.75 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DARSY V Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $53,397.44 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, THOMAS A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,397.43 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,397.43 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, HAL T, JR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $53,397.36 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBS, ROBERT O Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $53,396.89 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Livingston County Amount $53,396.75 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, DOREEN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $53,396.63 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JASON V Employer name Village of Massena Amount $53,396.27 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JULIO A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,395.83 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DEVLIN M Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $53,395.79 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, HEATHER A Employer name Franklin County Amount $53,395.30 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARK S, JR Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $53,395.01 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DONNA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $53,395.00 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNANUE, JOSE A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $53,394.74 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSPER, GERALD A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $53,394.57 Date 08/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRYAN W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $53,394.48 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BERNARD S Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $53,394.44 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHTER, JON-PAUL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,394.00 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,394.00 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETAN, FRANK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,394.00 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, NICOLE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,394.00 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, WANDA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,394.00 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System