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 PIESCO, MARILYN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $51,592.98 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEHEART, LINDA P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,592.66 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FALCE, DONNA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,592.62 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, DANNY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,592.61 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRO, ALBERTA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $51,592.37 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANIELLO, CATHERINE M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $51,592.32 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEL, RAQUEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,592.19 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNER, KAREN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,592.02 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TAMIKAH S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $51,591.90 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTI, JEANNE A Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $51,591.42 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGER, BONNIE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,591.12 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDARENKO, DENIS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,591.04 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KYLE H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,591.04 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,591.04 Date 06/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARGE, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $51,590.96 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONSON, NOELLE P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,590.80 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, JAYSON M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,590.79 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICKLBAUER, JESSICA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,590.54 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJJAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $51,590.42 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLMAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,590.12 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS-GRIFFIN, TERRY D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $51,589.99 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $51,589.42 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MENAMIN, JEFFREY J Employer name Washington County Amount $51,589.39 Date 10/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCA, LISA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $51,589.24 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSINS, VIVIA E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,589.21 Date 04/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,588.95 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $51,588.85 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILAK, MAUREEN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $51,588.69 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMIRE, KAREN M Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $51,588.42 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, STEPHANIE C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,588.41 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KASSIA P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,588.40 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, DODY A Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $51,588.40 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, ALICIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,588.28 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, KAREN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,587.97 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, NANCY R Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $51,587.38 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCHES, LUCERO Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $51,587.38 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $51,587.30 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CECILIA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,587.25 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUERVO, DIANA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,586.98 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOSE M, JR Employer name Interest On Lawyer Account Fnd Amount $51,586.80 Date 02/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $51,586.68 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, MARC L Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $51,586.40 Date 07/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILTON, LARRY D Employer name Erie County Amount $51,586.19 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANNA, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,585.56 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JARROD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $51,585.56 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHL, STEVEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,585.56 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHE, BRYAN L Employer name Education Department Amount $51,585.56 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, DIANE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,585.50 Date 11/21/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PAMELA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,585.50 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARREAL, ANTHONY K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,585.50 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHELLE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,585.50 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, CHERYL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $51,585.50 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWNE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $51,585.50 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $51,585.50 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JEANNINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,585.50 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, COLLEEN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,585.50 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUS, MARY ANN Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $51,585.50 Date 06/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $51,585.50 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASKEL, JANE A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $51,585.50 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, CINDY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,585.50 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TRACEY L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $51,585.50 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITZ, TAMMY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,585.48 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAULTERS, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $51,585.48 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, PATRICK W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,585.46 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, ROSE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,585.42 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASCO, PAMELA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,585.42 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, ADAM J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $51,585.40 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, DAVID C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,585.38 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREININ, ANNETTE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,585.28 Date 06/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, ANDREA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,585.26 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMPLER, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $51,585.18 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHRYN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $51,585.16 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, MARY ANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,585.10 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROD, LISA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $51,584.62 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, DIANA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $51,584.60 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, HEATHER E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,584.56 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, CAROL M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $51,584.56 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, AMY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,584.53 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, YOLANDA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $51,584.46 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, BONNIE B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,584.46 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, PAXTON J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,584.46 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALIC, RADMILA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $51,584.46 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, ERIC W Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $51,584.36 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAY, KARL M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $51,584.31 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPOINT, DAVID J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $51,584.30 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, WILLARD C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,584.22 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNO, FRANK D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,584.22 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETTER, TERRANCE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,584.20 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHWAY, KATHERINE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $51,584.16 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILOFF, DONNA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,584.06 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSEAU, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $51,584.06 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMATO, ALINA T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,583.96 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, COLLEEN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $51,583.96 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHARCZAK, HELEN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,583.96 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, KRISTINA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,583.80 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,583.76 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANAMON, LINDA ANNE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,583.76 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNGE, GERTRUD M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $51,583.72 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,583.56 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIL, KEVIN D Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,583.51 Date 04/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System