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 RAYMO, JUNE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $53,033.24 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DONALD W Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $53,033.12 Date 10/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CODY S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $53,032.97 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, JAMES A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,032.96 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, JOHN P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,032.65 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NIRO, KAREN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $53,032.49 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, SALVATORE M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $53,032.42 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSON, HEATH G Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,032.36 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, TENEILLE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,032.19 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $53,031.33 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, HOLLY S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,031.10 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULICHER, JESSICA RAE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,031.04 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DANIELLE P Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,030.97 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKIE, JENNIFER T Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $53,030.80 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTINO, DOMINIC, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $53,030.70 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEZEL, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,030.70 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SUZANNE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,030.55 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, KEZIA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,030.54 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, AARON R Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $53,030.44 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLY T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $53,030.05 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, CHARLES D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $53,029.96 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLER, STEVEN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $53,029.86 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, JASON A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $53,029.60 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MARIE YVEROSE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $53,029.34 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, JOHN R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $53,029.34 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, JOSHUA J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $53,029.26 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAUCH, DEBORAH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,028.97 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMER, JANET H Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $53,028.88 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOSHUA K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,028.86 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSKI, JANICE H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,028.67 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOERGEN, THOMAS B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,028.50 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINTOSH, JACQUELINE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,028.34 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAS, BRANDON S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $53,028.22 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINTER, DIANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $53,027.98 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBRONE, EMIL C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $53,026.86 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEVEN D Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $53,026.85 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUZICK, CORRINA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,026.55 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, GERARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $53,026.47 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYGAND, PAUL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,026.28 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, COURTNEY L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $53,026.19 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BARUCH Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $53,026.17 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SHAUN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $53,026.05 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETSON, DAVID W Employer name Town of Sheldon Amount $53,026.05 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ALEXANDER J Employer name Erie County Amount $53,025.78 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZRAHI, PNINA Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $53,025.48 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, DALE H Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $53,025.30 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MEGAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,025.00 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, ALEXANDRA R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $53,024.86 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $53,024.50 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAS, RICHARD J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $53,024.43 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, MARIANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $53,024.38 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, NANCY A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $53,024.32 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTOS, NATHAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,024.07 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY-BURNS, DEBRA J Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $53,023.81 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ARTHUR V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,023.79 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TRACY L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,023.74 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIE, NOELLE R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,023.34 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSEL, GWENDOLYN N L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,023.22 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, SEAN W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $53,023.20 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, HOLLIS Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,022.95 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, BARRIE R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $53,022.62 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, AARON Q Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,022.55 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAND, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Albany Amount $53,022.55 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTESMAN, DAVID A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $53,022.29 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPSCOTT, WILLIAM C Employer name Ontario County Amount $53,022.11 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, SCOTT D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $53,022.09 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELAY, MESKEREM T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $53,021.99 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, PATRICIA S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,021.77 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTH, EUGENE C Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $53,021.70 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, RONALD G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,021.66 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYER, PATRICK B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $53,021.62 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, THERESA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,021.57 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, LYNN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,021.23 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DOMINICK Employer name Orange County Amount $53,021.05 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDAS, PAMELA A Employer name Education Department Amount $53,020.65 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, JOHN E Employer name Seneca County Amount $53,020.56 Date 09/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, NICHOLE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $53,020.45 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCATORE, GREGG S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,020.11 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAX, BARBARA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,019.96 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BRENDAN F Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $53,019.72 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, AARON B Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,019.70 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MELISSA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,019.57 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZILSKY, NICOLE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,019.14 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, MICHELLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,018.98 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, JASON E Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $53,018.68 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CODEE G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,018.33 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOANETTE, THOMAS S Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $53,018.29 Date 05/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, DOMINIC J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $53,018.13 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANE, SCOTT H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $53,017.77 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, YVONNE Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $53,017.77 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SCOTTY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $53,017.65 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GINA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,017.50 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREN, BRENDAN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $53,017.12 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGALA, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,016.92 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODUTI, ANNUNZIATA M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $53,016.90 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN C Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $53,016.53 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANKEWYTCH, LAUREN E Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,016.52 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $53,016.50 Date 06/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Albany County Amount $53,016.10 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, COREY W Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,015.85 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System