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 CASAGRAIN, MARY A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $52,539.23 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS-GUZMAN, ROSE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $52,539.15 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, PATRICK C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,538.85 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CRISTINA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,538.16 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIA, REBECCA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,538.08 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, HELEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $52,538.03 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, ROBYN B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,537.78 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTA, TINA L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,537.63 Date 03/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,537.59 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENISE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,537.49 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, PATRIZIA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $52,537.44 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, THOMAS J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,537.40 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, WALLACE L, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $52,537.39 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JODY L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $52,537.14 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEANNE R Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $52,536.89 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOST, ELIZABETH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,536.71 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, STEPHEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,536.42 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, CORRIE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,536.40 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, DEAN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,536.27 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JAMES Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,536.16 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROGER Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $52,536.12 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, SHANNON P Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $52,535.99 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES STEVENS, ANDREA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,535.70 Date 08/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEBERG, MAGDALEN Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,535.64 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $52,535.48 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNANAN, JULIE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,535.44 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, ROBERT Employer name Town of Olive Amount $52,535.08 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODMANCY, JOSEPH K Employer name Town of Hartland Amount $52,535.03 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENNAN, KYLE M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $52,535.00 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPIE, KENNETH R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,534.30 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NIESHA C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,533.19 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, KERRA M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,532.79 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIQUETTE, SCOTT D Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $52,532.76 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TIFFANI C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $52,532.68 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $52,532.64 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNONE, SCOTT V Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,532.56 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, CAROLEE A Employer name Orange County Amount $52,532.44 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, CHARLIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,532.26 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JOHN E Employer name Erie County Amount $52,532.13 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACINEK, CHARLES R Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $52,532.10 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, LAURA A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $52,531.74 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, TERESA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,531.52 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, GARY A Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $52,531.41 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JANICE M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $52,531.21 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYCHERT, EDWARD L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,531.07 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SALLIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,530.80 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHAN, JAMES P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $52,530.79 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHARLES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,530.71 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLNOW, ERNEST J Employer name Education Department Amount $52,530.47 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTAIRE, ADRIENNE T Employer name Orange County Amount $52,530.43 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,530.40 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANNIE B Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,530.04 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, JEFFREY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,529.96 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURATOLO, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,529.92 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, RICKEY Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,529.74 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, DAVID J Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $52,529.60 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDENES, DANILO F, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $52,528.77 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERMUTE, DANIEL L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $52,528.45 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, PATRICE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $52,528.44 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, LINDA S Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $52,528.27 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANN, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,528.13 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, COLLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,528.06 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,528.01 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCHET, VIRGINIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $52,528.00 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, ARTHUR R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,527.90 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, GEORGE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,527.78 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALWICK, COREY S, JR Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $52,527.34 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGH, JAGJIT Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,527.30 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, PAMELA R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,527.15 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJARDI, SUZAN G Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $52,527.03 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, CAROLYN L Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $52,526.88 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MELINDA S Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $52,526.70 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, MICHAEL L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,526.58 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, THOMAS M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $52,526.51 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, STEPHEN A, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,526.44 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWANLOCK, ZECHARIAH R Employer name City of Batavia Amount $52,526.34 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZELAZNY, WILLIAM S, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $52,526.11 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKLEY, KATHRYN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,526.10 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, MATTHEW L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $52,526.04 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GBADEYANKA, BOLAJI ABBAS Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,525.82 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DEVON C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,525.46 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ARTHUR R, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $52,525.12 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINKOVIC, CHRISTINA M Employer name Broome County Amount $52,524.79 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARAMILLO, MIKE F Employer name Orange County Amount $52,524.75 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFER, BETTY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,524.66 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SCOTT Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $52,524.61 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, FRANK D D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $52,524.44 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MELINDA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $52,524.42 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, JEFFREY R, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,524.37 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNNITHAN, SREEKUMARBABU Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,524.35 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, JOSHUA T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,524.28 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDE, ANN E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,524.21 Date 12/14/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MICHAEL G, JR Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,523.93 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALMUTO, KRISTEN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,523.84 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, KEVIN J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $52,523.75 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDERQUIST, TRACIE D Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $52,523.49 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JEANNE Employer name City of Troy Amount $52,523.47 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, TIMOTHY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,523.45 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PENNY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,523.29 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, LYNDA PERSICO Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,523.21 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System