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 MARMOLEJOS, LISBEL Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $53,162.99 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, BRIAN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,162.94 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTACIO, MACY JANE Employer name Department of Law Amount $53,162.92 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACROIX, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,162.92 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, MERLE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,162.92 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, CARMEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $53,162.92 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, FAIROON Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $53,162.92 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELMACH, MICHAEL A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $53,162.87 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINCENZO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $53,162.81 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, PAUL W Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $53,162.74 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AUTUMN P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,162.61 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNOR, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,162.50 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCUDERO, DRUANNE Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $53,162.13 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBUNIA, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of State Amount $53,161.92 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JOHN A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $53,161.86 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEALEY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,161.75 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, MICHAEL S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $53,161.74 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, JULIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,161.29 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, THEODORE M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $53,161.24 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ALISON Y Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $53,161.16 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, BLOSSOM A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,161.04 Date 11/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RUDOLPH A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $53,160.97 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, BRIAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,160.84 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, KIERAN N Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,160.50 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BERNICE E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $53,160.28 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, JAMES A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,160.18 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, GWENDOLYN Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $53,159.64 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFSTATTER, GLENN D Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $53,159.60 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACHA, MARY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $53,158.90 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARCIA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $53,158.90 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ENEIDA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $53,158.86 Date 01/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $53,158.56 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KEITH D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,158.43 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TRASERRA N Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $53,158.20 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAN, JUSUF Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,158.04 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, LORNA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,157.92 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JENNIFER D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,157.75 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTY, CRAIG A Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $53,157.43 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHERIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,157.37 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, COURTNEY R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,157.26 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARE, KRISTINA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,157.20 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, VIRGINIA P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $53,157.11 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARRITY, MAUREEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $53,156.89 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, KEVIN P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,156.86 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MONICA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $53,156.54 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DENISE F Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $53,156.51 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCELLA, KEITH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,156.38 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOSHAW, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $53,156.24 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWER, BRIAN K Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,156.24 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, MELISSA E Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,155.41 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGAJ, CATHERINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,155.32 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFAKIS, CHRISTINE F Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $53,155.11 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPERSAD-RAMJATTANSINGH, RACHE Employer name Education Department Amount $53,154.87 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERROSA, GENIENE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $53,154.86 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, VICTOR N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,154.68 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, DENNIS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,154.56 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, ANTHONY M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,154.52 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DOUGLAS S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $53,154.24 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, SUSAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,154.19 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, NANCY Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $53,154.07 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIOT, KAREN D Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $53,154.02 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEKO, CORLENA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,153.93 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIUBA, MICHELE R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,153.85 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, RODERICK W, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,153.26 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREEM W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $53,152.97 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILEIN, JULIE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,152.60 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEI, XIRONG Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $53,152.58 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, RENE W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,152.36 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, DOMINICK N Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $53,152.17 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $53,152.06 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZKOPF, BRETT T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $53,152.01 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, DUANE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,151.90 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HEUSEN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $53,151.61 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, GLENN F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,151.46 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, DANIEL W Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $53,151.19 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, KYLE P Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $53,150.82 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, MICHAEL N Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,150.49 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERA, ADRIANA M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $53,150.36 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, STEVEN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,149.77 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ORTO, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,149.62 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODISH, NICHOLE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,149.61 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNING, ROGER G Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $53,149.58 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JAMES A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,149.57 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, STEPHEN P Employer name Delaware County Amount $53,149.36 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTIENNE, BEVERLE ANN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $53,149.33 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, LUANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $53,149.21 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRE, STEVEN T Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $53,148.91 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, WILLIAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,148.78 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKLICH, STEPHEN L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $53,148.68 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARD, FREDERICK E, II Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,148.54 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, ANTHONY O Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $53,148.28 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-JOHNSON, CAROLYN A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $53,148.24 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ-CANADAY, JANET Employer name Putnam County Amount $53,147.80 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN-FRICK, KATHY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $53,147.79 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $53,147.44 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKE, DIANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,147.28 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABLOTNY, DAVID S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $53,147.17 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELONEK, JUSTIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $53,147.15 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, RENEE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,147.15 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRI, AMIE A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $53,147.05 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System