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 FITZSIMMONS, KELLY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,693.30 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDINGTON, ELLEN L Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $51,693.18 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOBROSKI, STEPHANIE A Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $51,693.18 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, NYOKA V Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $51,692.85 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITRIN-MOORE, SHARON E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $51,692.54 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LEONARD J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $51,692.42 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ARTHUR L Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $51,692.38 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLEO, NURYS B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $51,692.32 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SCOTT J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,692.31 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGI, JOSEPH, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,692.12 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SARAH L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $51,691.93 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, RUSSELL E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,691.79 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY, ANN MARIE J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $51,691.71 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPOLO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,691.40 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, ROBERT Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $51,691.40 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JOHN P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $51,691.21 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCELO, JOANNE V Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,691.13 Date 04/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JILL M Employer name Erie County Amount $51,691.12 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROD Z Employer name City of Batavia Amount $51,691.11 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIUS, LISA A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $51,690.94 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS-WILLIAMS, CELESTE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $51,690.90 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENEGG, SEAN T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,690.85 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULEAU, ANN I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,690.70 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELFRIDGE, DINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $51,690.15 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, BRIAN J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $51,690.09 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVONE-DE BLANCO, GINA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,690.07 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $51,689.96 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CAROLYN L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $51,689.70 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CARLETON T, JR Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $51,689.16 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SYLVIA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,688.96 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $51,688.95 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAN, JOHANNA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,688.73 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENNIS W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,688.73 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARLEY, GREG E Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $51,688.68 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JEANETTE Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $51,688.29 Date 04/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, GEORGE H Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $51,688.28 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, NOELY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,688.26 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASON, BRETT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $51,687.97 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JANINE N Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $51,687.77 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, MELISSA N Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $51,687.45 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEK-SLINKOSKY, DEBORAH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,687.28 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, JAMES Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $51,687.28 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, MARY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,687.26 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, DOROTHY L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $51,687.19 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $51,686.90 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, YAEL Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $51,686.88 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, CARISSA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,686.85 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ZACHARY M Employer name Chenango County Amount $51,686.57 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $51,686.51 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, LISA A Employer name Education Department Amount $51,686.28 Date 07/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, GEORGE W, III Employer name Broome County Amount $51,686.12 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTOVER, JONATHON M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $51,686.06 Date 04/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, THOMAS Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $51,685.28 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROEHLEIN, ROBERT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $51,685.15 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE-CSELEDY, LESLIE Employer name Broome County Amount $51,685.11 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGGERT, PATRICIA A Employer name Broome County Amount $51,685.11 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, LORILEE J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $51,684.89 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SHAWN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,684.26 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CAMILLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,684.23 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, DIEUMENE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $51,684.19 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIOTO, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,684.19 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, LARRY F Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $51,684.01 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, LE ROY A Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $51,683.96 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $51,683.91 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEDD, JACQUELINE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $51,683.85 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOTTI, LOURDES M Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,683.84 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTA, JACQUELYN E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,683.81 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LOLETA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,683.74 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDADO, HUGO Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $51,683.70 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ANTHONY C Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $51,683.46 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANN B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,683.21 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, DONALD W Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $51,683.04 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ROGER W Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $51,682.90 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON SIRMAN, A RENEE Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,682.68 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIME, MATTHEW J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $51,682.08 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, KRISTINA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,681.15 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,680.98 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRESCENZO, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,680.98 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, LAURIE R Employer name Education Department Amount $51,680.98 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, PATRICK A Employer name Education Department Amount $51,680.98 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOAN Employer name Education Department Amount $51,680.98 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, MELANIE J Employer name Seneca County Amount $51,680.94 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPSON, ARIN Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $51,680.89 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-PREVIL, BAZELAIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,680.47 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNMORE, JOHANNAH Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,680.43 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $51,680.38 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DANIEL B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,680.34 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, LINDA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,679.87 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLES, RUSSEL L Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,679.55 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $51,679.53 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, FRANCINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,679.45 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODENSTAB, ALLEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,679.28 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, STEPHEN E Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $51,679.22 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOHN D Employer name Town of Concord Amount $51,678.94 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAWANDER, DAVID P Employer name Erie County Amount $51,678.85 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, RICHARD G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,678.54 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOHNSEL V Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $51,678.32 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRUCE R Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $51,677.94 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREFICE, MARGARET L Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,677.66 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, RUSSELL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $51,677.60 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System