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 ALDRICH, JOHN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,289.96 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECCO, JOHN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,289.71 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFF, LEONARD V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,289.64 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN-STIVALE, KIM B Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $52,289.53 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARANTO, DAVID M Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,289.52 Date 01/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNARINO, SALVATORE F, SR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,289.18 Date 11/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,288.84 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCOLA, THOMAS Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,288.65 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUKE, ELIZABETH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,288.03 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBIRTZEFF, LISA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $52,288.03 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOANNA C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $52,287.86 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, THOMAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,287.50 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MONSERRATE Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $52,287.48 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GERALDINE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $52,287.36 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIESTRAK, JEFFREY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,287.11 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROW, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $52,287.01 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOCE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,286.96 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,286.89 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, JULIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,286.21 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCIL, JOCELYNE HONORE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $52,285.95 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, ABBIGAIL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,285.69 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICAT, MERYL K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,285.68 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENZER, DENISE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,285.15 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, AUBREY N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,284.43 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,284.34 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DANIEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,284.16 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, DANIEL R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,283.76 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MATTHEW J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $52,283.68 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, EDWARD J Employer name Port Chester Housing Authority Amount $52,283.53 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIEN, CALISTA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,283.49 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMINO, ROCCO W, SR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,283.39 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DELORES Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $52,283.19 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, JUDITH Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $52,282.93 Date 05/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVEZZA, ANTONIO Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $52,282.78 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JAMES T Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $52,282.62 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JAYNEEN E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,282.44 Date 02/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, SUSAN L Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $52,282.42 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLERE, DAWN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $52,282.13 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAK, DAVID E Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $52,282.06 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VEVIKA N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,282.01 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, TIERRA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,281.70 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $52,281.56 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLUCCI, DONATO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,281.53 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULAS, EDWARD M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,281.44 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $52,281.00 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, CARLOS M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,280.81 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, MICHAEL P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,280.68 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL L Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $52,280.67 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MARIA E Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $52,280.55 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFSBERGER, LAWRENCE W Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $52,280.54 Date 06/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, LUKE E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $52,280.48 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $52,280.48 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, BETH E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,280.42 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EILEEN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $52,280.35 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISHMAN, DOVID S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,280.31 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, TANYA S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,279.98 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JOHN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,279.98 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-LEVER, KERRY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,279.94 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, ANTHONY J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $52,279.75 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,279.61 Date 11/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPEKA, SARA Employer name Greene County Amount $52,279.52 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,279.50 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, WESLEY L Employer name Broome County Amount $52,279.47 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PAUL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,279.28 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BERNICE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,279.16 Date 08/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANIA, PETER J, IV Employer name City of Oneida Amount $52,279.13 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, JUSTIN O Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $52,278.90 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSHUA H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,278.80 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKAUS, JENNIFER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,278.73 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $52,278.73 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,278.53 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JEANNE M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $52,277.55 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORNSTHEIMER, HARRY J Employer name Chemung County Amount $52,277.54 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, LISA A Employer name Warren County Amount $52,277.36 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CORIN D Employer name Warren County Amount $52,277.27 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, GINA M Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $52,277.26 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, JEREMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,277.24 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, JOSEPH T Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $52,276.44 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIBERT, JASON D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,276.41 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $52,276.39 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINTO, TAMMY M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $52,276.37 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENCAULKER, PRINCO T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,276.01 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEITH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,275.80 Date 04/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-HOLLOWAY, LILLIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,275.68 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDARELLI, DAVID M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $52,275.44 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEMAN, JACQUELYN M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $52,275.38 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURINICH, JACQUELINE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,275.13 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHERYL D Employer name Broome County Amount $52,275.09 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINCKMAN, PAUL D Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,274.95 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSINNO, KIM A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,274.92 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, EARL G Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $52,274.92 Date 05/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIK A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,274.84 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIHARY, VASYL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,274.82 Date 03/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTHOUT, RANDY L Employer name Allegany County Amount $52,274.38 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, CHRISTINA C V Employer name Broome County Amount $52,274.10 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ROSEANNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,273.95 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MYRA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,273.94 Date 05/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ARTHUR N Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $52,273.90 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUZ, MAURO Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $52,273.60 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKES, DAVID R Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $52,273.53 Date 08/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System