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 BRYANT, THONIA Y Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,983.77 Date 07/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, STEVEN L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,983.74 Date 07/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VITTORIO, MARTHA M Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $52,983.55 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KERRY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,983.43 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRAINO, KERRY A Employer name Sayville Library Amount $52,983.17 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMILIO, MARCUS A Employer name Livingston County Amount $52,982.91 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, JUSTIN L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $52,982.89 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD CULLEN, DONNA Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,982.72 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, JAMES V Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $52,982.70 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,982.49 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JOHN P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $52,982.46 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMUNGAL, KAMLA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,981.85 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMES, MATTHEW T Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,981.83 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, TRACY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,981.80 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTEN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Stockport Amount $52,981.60 Date 03/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDY, JESSE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,981.56 Date 11/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, DULCE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,981.40 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASEMAN, JANIS C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,981.30 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIELAK, MARK D Employer name Village of Depew Amount $52,981.30 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECTOR, KARL D Employer name Erie County Amount $52,981.12 Date 07/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTERO, ALICIA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,981.12 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEBER, DOUGLAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,981.11 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SARA K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,980.99 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, NANCY Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $52,980.78 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, TINA M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $52,980.72 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDERSMARCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $52,980.45 Date 07/13/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, ROXANNE M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $52,980.35 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATKOWITZ, TODD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,979.94 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, LORI Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $52,979.75 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL G, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $52,979.63 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, JAY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,979.60 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, GLORIA G Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $52,979.58 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, CANDACE F Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $52,979.57 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, JENNIFER A Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $52,979.46 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, TARYN N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,979.36 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUTIS, EDWARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $52,979.14 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNA M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $52,978.94 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY-CRAIG, ALICIA T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,978.84 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIUZZA, ROY J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $52,978.79 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANETTE N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,978.70 Date 05/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MELISSA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,978.47 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, SHARON L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,978.25 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNACK, DAMON B Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $52,978.25 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARCIA E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $52,978.20 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFKE, SHELLY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,977.89 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $52,977.78 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MALCOLM D Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $52,977.77 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, NATHAN S Employer name City of Elmira Amount $52,977.59 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUEHL, DANIEL T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $52,977.33 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, THOMAS G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,976.88 Date 04/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMINS, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,976.40 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDERKIRK, JEFFREY C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,975.95 Date 02/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLARELLI, KIMBERLY Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $52,975.94 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,975.72 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, IRIS F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $52,975.68 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLEARY, JAMES R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $52,975.65 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, AMANDA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,975.59 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CHRISTINE R Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $52,975.45 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABEL, DAVID B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,975.45 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, RICHARD M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,975.44 Date 02/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, MARTIN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,975.35 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LOGAN G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,975.21 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLINGER, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $52,974.99 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINELLA, KIM M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $52,974.41 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSTMANN, GEORGE C, III Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $52,974.18 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, HARRIET A Employer name Seneca County Amount $52,974.02 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDHAMMER, JOAN M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $52,973.79 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGER, TAMMY LYNN Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $52,973.73 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RACHELLE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,973.62 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, JOHN K Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $52,973.58 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVLAN, MARGARET E Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $52,973.54 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JYMEEN C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,973.49 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAYNBERG, NATALYA Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,973.41 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JEAN S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,973.27 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYLING, VICTORIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,973.25 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, JEFFREY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,973.09 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIREIKA, ROBERT C Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $52,972.84 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, SHERRY L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,972.81 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATEK, MICHELLE C Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $52,972.81 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURGH, ZACHARY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,972.76 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, DEBRA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $52,972.75 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, RICHARD B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,972.52 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUSER, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $52,972.20 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $52,972.14 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COZZY, JEFFREY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,972.14 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,972.14 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, JOHN E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,971.69 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $52,971.43 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBERT E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,971.08 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ZSA-ANN C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $52,970.98 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, ROBERT A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,970.91 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, EVELYN Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $52,970.67 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-ALBANO, CORYNDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,970.49 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLENWEIDER, DEBRA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,970.05 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHUM, ALPHONSO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,969.92 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EZARD, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,969.54 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, MARJORIE D Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $52,969.39 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DAVID W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $52,969.25 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVIN, NI-TESHA N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,969.20 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTUNG, JAMES M Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $52,969.10 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System