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 LA LONDE, DAWN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NANCY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCESE, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNETTA, JOYCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLETTI, ANGELA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAUGHTON, DIANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 11/29/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLIA, FRANCES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, RUTH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EVA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDA, AWILDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL-HAYES, JO-ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LAILA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPCZYK, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, MARILYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, DAPHNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MARI D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KATHLEEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SHEILA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, DOUGLAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,370.30 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAROCI, NICHOLAS Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $51,370.22 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTE, ANNETTE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $51,370.20 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, AMANDA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,369.99 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, JAMES F Employer name Madison County Amount $51,369.88 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILL, ANTHONY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $51,369.51 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSH, MOZAM M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $51,369.29 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, HEATHER L Employer name Washington County Amount $51,369.18 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORRS, MARC R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $51,368.97 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, DANA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,368.86 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERE, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $51,368.69 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPANN, GAIL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,368.61 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, FLORZEL A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $51,368.55 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINSON, ROBERT N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $51,368.54 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGLER, THERESA E Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $51,368.50 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULT, RENEE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,368.27 Date 11/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOANNE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,368.22 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, WILLIAM D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,367.90 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, CHERHARRIET Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $51,367.66 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, BARBARA Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $51,367.50 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADSELL, GARY D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $51,367.30 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, STEVEN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,367.30 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONE, THOMAS E Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $51,367.10 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEKHTYAR, MIKHAIL Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $51,367.07 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JENNIFER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,366.98 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JOSHUA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,366.96 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOLEKADAN, KAVITHA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $51,366.88 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFERY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,366.60 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, JAMIE J Employer name Town of Almond Amount $51,366.56 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, DAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,366.13 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUA, JEREMY K Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $51,365.76 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, RICHARD D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $51,365.63 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RICHARD R Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $51,365.46 Date 11/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CONNIE V Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,364.88 Date 10/12/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, LUIS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,364.79 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, RONALD, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,364.78 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, CRAIG M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,364.37 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TRACEY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,364.34 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, WILLIAM S Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $51,364.34 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KELLY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,364.29 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $51,364.12 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSAR, MICHELE T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,363.63 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, BRAD E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $51,363.61 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLEAN, LYNN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,363.60 Date 07/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JO ANNE E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $51,362.59 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROBSMITH, ERIK A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $51,362.59 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIRUNAVUKARASU, DHINAKARAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $51,362.53 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL-MANDELLA, STEPHANIE H Employer name Katonah Village Library Amount $51,362.46 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,361.82 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACO, MICHELLE J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $51,361.82 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, PEGGIANN Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $51,361.82 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZ, DENNIS C, JR Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,361.77 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, GEORGE F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $51,361.45 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, CAROLYN L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $51,361.20 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,361.12 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $51,360.89 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAN, IAN R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $51,360.46 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MICHAEL T Employer name Orleans County Amount $51,360.45 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGORITO, PETER V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,360.40 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAVID R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $51,360.17 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDNAGLE, EDWIN F Employer name Steuben County Amount $51,360.01 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHERRY A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,359.90 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, JEFFREY P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,359.84 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, MATTHEW W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,359.29 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLI, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $51,358.94 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILENA, MICHAEL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,358.84 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIEBOLDT, CONSTANCE A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $51,358.66 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUCCI, FRANK M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,358.58 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEWHAITE, PAMELA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,358.56 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, CHRISA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,358.48 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, PAMELA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,358.48 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, KRISTIN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,358.47 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, CRYSTAL L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $51,358.38 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, PETER M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $51,358.22 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKINTOSH, DUNCAN H Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $51,358.22 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARGIN, WILLIAM D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $51,358.22 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZE, SCOTT D Employer name Fulton County Amount $51,358.12 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, PAUL E Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $51,358.10 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $51,358.07 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $51,358.05 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System