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 PIPER, APRIL A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,906.97 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, JOHN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,906.97 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SAMANTHA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,906.82 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCHLIK, YVONNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $51,906.51 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, ROGER Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $51,906.47 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, JOSEPH A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $51,906.32 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIEZZA, MARIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $51,906.28 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENTHAL, FREDDY L Employer name Town of Alfred Amount $51,906.20 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMAVIVA, SUSAN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $51,906.07 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, JANET G Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $51,905.98 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, JANELL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,905.93 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWERFF, MARYANN Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,905.92 Date 01/19/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, DAWN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $51,905.83 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUZYCKI, DAVID R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $51,905.58 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIESHEUVEL, LOREY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,905.38 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, MICHAEL J Employer name Orleans County Amount $51,905.20 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, KEITH L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,905.19 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MATTHEW C Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $51,905.17 Date 08/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRBACK, BENJAMIN T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $51,905.02 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,904.99 Date 06/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSSET, RAPHAEL D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $51,904.58 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVRINCIK, JOHN H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,904.49 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKE, MARY K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $51,904.15 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JOEL R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,903.78 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDINGTON, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,903.78 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, DENE P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $51,903.78 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAVATTINE, MARY S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $51,903.77 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, ALANA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,903.68 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, VALENTINA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,903.53 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $51,903.25 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERIBURY, RICKY N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,903.21 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ELOISE D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $51,902.91 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTONOCITO, RICHARD L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $51,902.74 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,902.50 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPRAL, SUSAN I Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,902.22 Date 01/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROGER L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,901.66 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,901.27 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JOSEPH F Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $51,900.95 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBELHOER, HOLLY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,900.80 Date 01/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GLENN M Employer name Erie County Amount $51,900.73 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, SHAWNA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,900.36 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYE, SALLY A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,900.21 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANUS, HEIDI Employer name City of Utica Amount $51,900.04 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, REYNSON M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $51,899.68 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS P Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,899.51 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KEVIN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,899.49 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, PETER F Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $51,899.11 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGEON, STEPHEN R Employer name City of Geneva Amount $51,899.00 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLEY, AKIKO A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,898.71 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, THOMAS J Employer name Washington County Amount $51,898.52 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, CURTIS E Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $51,898.48 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, BRADLEY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,898.36 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, DOMINIC M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,898.25 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SEAN F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,897.52 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, ANA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,897.49 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, JAMES J Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $51,897.46 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURINO, MARY ALANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,897.43 Date 07/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBELD, NANCY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,897.35 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVENER, MEGAN E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $51,897.32 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, HOLLY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,897.26 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DOLORES A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,897.10 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, LORI M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $51,897.01 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRINAN, CARMEN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,897.00 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CAROL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,896.68 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTEDT-SIMMONS, BETHENE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,896.66 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MARK A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $51,896.60 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, YASMINE I Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,896.55 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEVIN J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $51,896.18 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHABRIAL, JACQUELINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,896.17 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRO, ANN L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $51,896.11 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, JOHN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $51,896.03 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSEGIAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,895.92 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, ROBERT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,895.74 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWART, EDWARD A, III Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $51,895.44 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOSE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $51,895.22 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LYNN R Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $51,895.16 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, KRISTEN Employer name Otsego County Amount $51,894.96 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMCHUK, LISA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $51,894.96 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PATRICK Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $51,894.96 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADDOW, SUE E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,894.68 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSIE, JILL M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,894.54 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCAMILLA, JOSE J Employer name Warren County Amount $51,894.47 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, RYAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,894.40 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTZOG, DIANE B Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $51,894.40 Date 10/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLICHT, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $51,894.06 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUEJADA, YAMILETH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,893.86 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, MARY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $51,893.80 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, RICHARD E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,893.74 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUADO, SUSAN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,893.65 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, WILLIAM D Employer name Greene County Amount $51,893.48 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,893.46 Date 09/09/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICILDA, DAISY C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,893.39 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASE, STANLEY E Employer name Greene County Amount $51,893.37 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, JOANN M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $51,893.28 Date 04/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, WILLFREDO Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $51,892.77 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUER, GERHARD V Employer name Barker CSD Amount $51,892.76 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ELSIE R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,892.66 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGALSKI, JOSHUA W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $51,892.25 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZBYTNIEWSKI, NANCY E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $51,892.22 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAST, KRISTY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,892.21 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System