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 GIULIANO, ANTHONY R Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISNER, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, SALVATORE Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTY, ROBERT W, II Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, PATRYCE M Employer name Department of State Amount $52,899.86 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, SHAYLA C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO-SAVAGE, LAURA E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, DALE B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, EDWARD J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SUNANDA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,899.86 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRYMAN, LYNDSAY M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLING, DREW R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, BENNY J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $52,899.86 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALDON, RALPH Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATES, DAVID C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, VALERIE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, ANTHONY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,899.86 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENAUGHTY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSE, YVONNE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,899.86 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDWELL, DANIEL T Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,899.86 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ANDREW M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,899.86 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, VICTOR H Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ALLISON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL-NAZARETH, HEATHER A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, JOHN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFF, JUSTIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, BRENDAN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNICK, MICHELLE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, PSALM A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,899.86 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JANET R Employer name Education Department Amount $52,899.86 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZER, MICHAEL B Employer name Education Department Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMER, DAVID F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JANEL E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLAZZO, LAURIE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, INNOCENTIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, CYNTHIA W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, SUZETTE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVICHANDRAN, LAKSHMI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, SMRITI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMATI, ARUNA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEY, JASON Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, SANJITA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, JAMES E, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASS, ARTHUR J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULLKARNI, ADITI ANIL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILUKURI, KAVITHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JONATHAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIECKARZ, JOHN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUF, ABDUR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, NEIL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, SEAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATEO, ROBERT M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCICKI, JAMES M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,899.86 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DAWN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,899.86 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGROW, DANIEL A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $52,899.86 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, DARIA E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $52,899.86 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODOI, KAIA Y Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $52,899.86 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, TRACY A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $52,899.86 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, JOSHUA R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,899.75 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LEO J Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,899.69 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, JASON D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,899.63 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMONI, MARIAN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $52,899.50 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIEDER, MARION J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $52,899.50 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTE, JOHN N, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,899.28 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, MAXIMILIAN R Employer name Chenango County Amount $52,898.96 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, DANIEL T Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,898.83 Date 07/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JAY W Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,898.82 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,898.82 Date 02/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DENISE M Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $52,898.64 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIK, PAVEL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,898.32 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, STEPHEN A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $52,898.13 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLI, LIBERATO Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $52,898.01 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JAMES V Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,898.00 Date 12/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIC, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Broome County Amount $52,897.92 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABO, WESLEY A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $52,897.88 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWNE, SUSAN F Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $52,897.66 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SEAN W Employer name City of Middletown Amount $52,897.60 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULPA, CHARLES H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $52,897.41 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, SAL M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $52,897.12 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,897.10 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, PETER E Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,897.02 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRVILLE, ANNE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,897.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SHON, PATRICIA Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $52,896.80 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, DONALD W Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,896.73 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINKS-CATO, MIGNON Y Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,896.54 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVUE, MYRLOUDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,896.54 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KARI A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $52,896.21 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZIRR, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,896.21 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, SUSAN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,896.12 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, JEFFREY W Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $52,896.06 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUDREN, WAYNE F Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $52,896.02 Date 05/11/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURBRIDGE, DARLENE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $52,895.78 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, ANNA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,895.75 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, SANDRA L Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $52,895.69 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MARK E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,895.65 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEVIN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,895.43 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, KELLI R Employer name Greene County Amount $52,895.40 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCINA, NICOLE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,895.33 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSUCH, RYAN D Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,895.20 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System