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 WORRAD, JEFFREY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,307.43 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MARSHALL W Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $52,307.40 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOMIDES, MARK A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,307.05 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTLES, GLEN L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,306.80 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $52,306.73 Date 05/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, NICOLE R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,306.71 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, FRANCIS R Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,306.21 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKWOOD, JAMES M Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $52,305.94 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, KELLY M Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,305.94 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, JULIE R Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $52,305.79 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, MELISSA C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $52,305.74 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, SANDRA Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,305.55 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILA, KIMBERLY B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,305.31 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DALE C Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $52,305.00 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LENNIE W Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $52,304.86 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURASSO, ROSA LEE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,304.70 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS, GARY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,304.57 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENAUER, LINDA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,304.51 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BAIN, THOMAS M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,304.44 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGMAN, KELLY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,304.36 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, TONI D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,304.34 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USYK, JOSEPH A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $52,304.27 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, STANLEY R, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $52,304.12 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, KRISTA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,304.03 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, DEBRA A Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $52,303.78 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGMAN, DENISE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,303.49 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, FRANK J Employer name Lewis County Amount $52,302.61 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ELIZABETH T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $52,302.28 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, KRISTINA G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,302.22 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDZIOR, DOLORES A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $52,302.19 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, SUSAN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,301.83 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-GREEN, WINSOME P Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,301.66 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMATELOS, THOMAS D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $52,301.60 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, SIMONE S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,301.58 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, ALICE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,301.18 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLSTON, JAMES R Employer name Chenango County Amount $52,301.14 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCETTA, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $52,300.98 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, CHERYL S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,300.96 Date 06/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHETHERS, DAMON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,300.93 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MARK S Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $52,300.26 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, SARA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,300.23 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, RICHARD J Employer name Livingston County Amount $52,299.97 Date 10/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDA, JUAN R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $52,299.94 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, SUSAN SABOURIN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $52,299.88 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSUMER, STEPHEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $52,299.34 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GEOFFREY D Employer name Town of Palermo Amount $52,299.11 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKOWSKI, ALAN R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $52,299.02 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHEMUS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,298.87 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, CHARLES E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $52,298.63 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATURNE-GELIN, MARIE SHEILA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,298.53 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANIZZA, JOE D Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $52,298.13 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, ANDREW S Employer name Erie County Amount $52,297.93 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, PATRICK J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $52,297.88 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, BRADLEY J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $52,297.86 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELMAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $52,297.78 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC W Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $52,297.73 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEITH, THOMAS R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $52,297.73 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPON, KAREN E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $52,297.70 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, HELENE M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $52,297.55 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,297.49 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KELLY Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $52,297.42 Date 02/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KERRY P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,297.29 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, JAMES A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $52,297.21 Date 05/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLA, ANNA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,296.78 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, LARRY C Employer name Town of Volney Amount $52,296.77 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, EDWARD M, III Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $52,296.76 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ANGELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,296.69 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIZ, OLIVER L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $52,296.15 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKASZEWSKI, TARYN L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $52,296.14 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JOANN R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $52,295.78 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, MARK R Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $52,295.40 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, LESTER E, JR Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $52,295.31 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTRA, THOMAS J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $52,295.20 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MONIQUE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $52,294.88 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, JOHN W, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,294.64 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBY, SHEILA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $52,294.57 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWINSKI, DAVID M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $52,294.54 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOCEFALO, PAULA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,294.04 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,294.00 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERA, RICHARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,294.00 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,294.00 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNOCK, ROBERT V, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,293.38 Date 05/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCHYNSKY, CHRISTINA S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,293.04 Date 06/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGLEY, PETER G Employer name City of Hudson Amount $52,292.96 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTET, TIMOTHY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,292.94 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKETT, MARVIN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,292.86 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGEL, JOAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,292.84 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, PAMELA S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $52,292.65 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,292.64 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, MARC H Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $52,292.58 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, ERIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,292.25 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARIANNE H Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $52,292.06 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, BRENDEN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,291.94 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSCOE, VALERIE D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $52,291.85 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, BRIANA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,291.74 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, ALLISON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,291.60 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANTZI, MELISSA R Employer name Lewis County Amount $52,291.48 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DARYL J Employer name Town of Highland Amount $52,291.05 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, ALEJANDRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,290.78 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, MARK R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,290.67 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System