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 TURK, TAMMIE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,583.46 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, LYNNE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,583.46 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, KAREN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,583.46 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERAS, JUSTINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $51,583.46 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, YVONNE M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $51,583.46 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVICK-ELIM, LISA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,583.45 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KYLE B Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $51,583.40 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $51,583.40 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DEBBIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,583.39 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAARUP, BARBARA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,583.20 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMO, DOLORES L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,583.11 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, EDWARD A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,582.96 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, TODD O Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,582.96 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JULIE A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $51,582.96 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, ALANNA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,582.96 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, JANE P Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $51,582.96 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LOU ANN Employer name Department of Law Amount $51,582.94 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSHEA, LOGAN C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $51,582.77 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANVIER, LUCIENNE B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,582.70 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTRICCHIA, JANET Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $51,582.62 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSLEY, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,582.46 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATATO, JOHN A Employer name Department of State Amount $51,582.46 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, KEVIN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $51,582.46 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADELMAIER, CAROL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,582.46 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,582.46 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFF, AMY D Employer name Woodstock Public Library Amount $51,582.24 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHELLE E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,582.06 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, PETER J Employer name Town of Groton Amount $51,581.74 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERI, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $51,581.38 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUMOND, PHYLLIS J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $51,581.00 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDONIO-OLOFSON, LISA M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $51,580.72 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KEVIN Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $51,580.58 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGNOS, MICHAEL P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $51,580.29 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDDINGS, BRAD S Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $51,580.01 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAMAK, JASON Employer name Erie County Amount $51,579.72 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, CARLOS D, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,579.39 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, RANDALL Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $51,579.34 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $51,579.26 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMFELD, DANIELLE N Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,578.59 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, JOHN D Employer name Town of Tully Amount $51,578.57 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $51,578.33 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEOLI, JAIME L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $51,578.02 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTILLO, NICHOLAS T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,577.70 Date 06/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPOLYTE, YOLENE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,577.67 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, RALPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,577.55 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MIHOKO T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $51,577.40 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOLNICK, KAHANNA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,577.08 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRNA, JESSICA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,576.91 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LORI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $51,576.88 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VURSTA, VERA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,576.56 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,576.46 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELASIN, THOMAS L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $51,576.46 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORNOW, WILLIAM C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $51,576.46 Date 09/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCTER, JASON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $51,576.46 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHAFFY, LINDEN R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $51,576.46 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECA, STEVEN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,576.39 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLLET, BARBARA A Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $51,576.27 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIN, MELISSA R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,576.18 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DONNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,576.14 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELL, DIANA S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $51,575.81 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILKWORTH, WADE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,575.56 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, WANDA I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,575.48 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JOHN W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $51,575.34 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,575.23 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTELL, JESSE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,575.17 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORESKY, ANN MARIE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $51,575.11 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSEPH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,575.05 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHR, JAMES R Employer name Erie County Amount $51,574.98 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRY, FREDERICK R Employer name City of Utica Amount $51,574.44 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JULIANN M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $51,574.38 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, SHANNON L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,574.24 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSEN, DANIEL A Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $51,573.97 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, ELLEN G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $51,573.72 Date 11/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,573.59 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JUDY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,573.50 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, THOMAS Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $51,573.16 Date 07/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEREK, STEPHEN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,572.96 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, TINA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,572.94 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARO, JUAN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $51,572.86 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBLE, DANICA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $51,572.07 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, CAROL A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $51,572.04 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZDAK, THOMAS E Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $51,571.98 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DOLORES M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,571.69 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOINAN, ANKE H Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $51,571.69 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, SEAN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,571.65 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARFMAN, DOUGLAS R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,571.23 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMBOLO, CARIAYN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $51,571.08 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATTI, JASON C Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $51,571.01 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, JOHN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $51,570.94 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON-ROBINSON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,570.78 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, ROBERT E Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $51,570.65 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESKA, THERESA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,570.56 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLOD, JOANN Employer name Department of Law Amount $51,570.46 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, DWIGHT Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $51,570.26 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, THOMAS Employer name Clinton County Amount $51,570.01 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARLOTA G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,569.80 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLSTEAD, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,569.80 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, FRANCISCO J, JR Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $51,569.80 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, ADAM A Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $51,569.60 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZKO, TANNER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $51,569.11 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System