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 CERRATO, FRANK Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $53,066.48 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPIELA, DARRELL M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $53,066.31 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBEE, CLAYTON G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,066.25 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLETTE, RACHEL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,065.60 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPANO, JOHN P Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $53,065.06 Date 08/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACON, JORGE F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,064.93 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, TYLER J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $53,064.64 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COCCO, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $53,064.54 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, STEPHEN T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $53,064.09 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, ANTONIETTA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $53,064.06 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIG, LYNDA Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $53,063.69 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP- ZAWADZKI, GAIL T Employer name Erie County Amount $53,063.69 Date 06/30/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PACE, FRANK A Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $53,063.44 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, MARK E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $53,063.33 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, JOHN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,063.15 Date 07/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLI, VINCENT L Employer name Rockland County Amount $53,062.83 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Summit Amount $53,062.48 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, GREGORY G, JR Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $53,062.34 Date 03/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKNER, ANDREW D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,062.29 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, KIRK R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,062.20 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, BROC Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $53,061.77 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RYAN W Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,061.34 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $53,061.28 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGASER, JACOB N Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $53,060.73 Date 08/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, GARY D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,060.64 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KENYADA S Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $53,060.55 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, CHARLES A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $53,060.48 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REGINALD D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $53,060.40 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNA, THERESA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $53,060.00 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODEK, LYNN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $53,059.92 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHOUI, NADIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,059.83 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERUOSO, DANIEL M Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $53,059.41 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, WANDA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $53,059.34 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLI, ANNA MARIE Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $53,059.22 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, DALE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $53,059.13 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQI, SAFDAR T Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $53,059.01 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KAY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,058.89 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDT, CHERYL A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $53,058.86 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KATIE M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $53,058.70 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUBLEDAY, MALCOLM C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,058.12 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $53,058.08 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUFANT, SHERRY Employer name Cayuga County Amount $53,057.64 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, CHRISTINE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,057.21 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, JOHANNA R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $53,057.15 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, PAMELA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $53,057.12 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLL, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,056.76 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATES, TRACY Employer name Cayuga County Amount $53,056.36 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, CASSANDRA L Employer name Madison County Amount $53,056.33 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Olean Amount $53,056.10 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LELA E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,056.02 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIEGAL, CYNTHIA B Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $53,055.78 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CARRIE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $53,055.65 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, ANTHONY Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $53,055.58 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, VICTORIA L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $53,055.38 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WELL, HENRY J, JR Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $53,055.37 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCO, ROBERT M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,054.32 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACGILLIVRAY, BETH A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $53,054.20 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLWELL, QUMANE A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $53,054.11 Date 02/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, KAREN J Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $53,053.98 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STEVEN P Employer name Erie County Amount $53,053.88 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBLENDORIO, JOSEPH E Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $53,053.75 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, LYNDSAY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,053.73 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ANDREA K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,053.61 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMMEL, FRANK C, III Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,053.02 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHMAN, GWYN Employer name Education Department Amount $53,052.38 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVITA, FRANCES Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $53,052.16 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, PAUL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,051.94 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACCINO, BRENDA-JEAN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,051.70 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, ROSELYNN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,051.70 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, CHARLES E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $53,051.53 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMER, THERESA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,051.46 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,051.44 Date 11/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, NANCY M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $53,051.41 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $53,051.28 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODSON, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Amount $53,051.10 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, HOLLY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $53,050.40 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, SHANNON M Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,050.36 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, PAMELA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,050.34 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEASTER, TREDELL V Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $53,050.05 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEFFER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $53,050.00 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $53,049.79 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, ROBERT A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $53,049.56 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGELMAN, AARON T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,049.50 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VALERIE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,049.31 Date 09/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACETO, GENNARO Employer name Putnam County Amount $53,049.03 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, HANS C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $53,048.74 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, CHARLES T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,048.68 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMSTEAD, MICHELE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $53,048.63 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, LORELL H Employer name Department of Law Amount $53,048.60 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, LOREEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,048.36 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, ARLENE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,048.32 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOADLEY, JOHN G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,048.32 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUS, DAVID B Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,048.31 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, SUSAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,048.27 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, ROBERTA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,048.23 Date 08/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, JANA H Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,048.22 Date 10/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, JOHN E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $53,048.20 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, JAMES Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $53,047.87 Date 07/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERINO, RALPH E, III Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $53,047.74 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, BRENT R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,047.44 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System