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 STONE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $51,287.27 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRAZA, ADASHANTEL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,286.54 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,286.48 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DEBRA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,286.39 Date 10/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUYATTI, MIGUEL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $51,286.28 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, CLARA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,286.27 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $51,286.20 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBELLA, SUSAN A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $51,286.04 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, MIKELLE L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $51,285.89 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, RICHARD J Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $51,285.57 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, MICHELE B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $51,285.48 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, DAWN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $51,285.22 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLI, VINCENT Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $51,285.16 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KEVIN G Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,285.00 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, DANIEL J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $51,284.72 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZZO, ELSA I Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $51,284.63 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKARYUS, RANY R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,284.45 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MATTHEW W Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $51,284.09 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGLAND, JEREMY R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $51,283.91 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SUSAN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $51,283.39 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, NICHOLAS L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,283.39 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, LEONARD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,282.39 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZILLO, MARGARET C Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $51,282.27 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, KENNETH M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $51,282.23 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ASHLEY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,282.21 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $51,282.17 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $51,282.04 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIONES, JORGE R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $51,281.83 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBEL, KELLY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,281.31 Date 09/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELFAND, SANDRA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $51,281.28 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGELEIRE, STEPHEN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,281.24 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMON, DEREK Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,281.14 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDEL, JOSEPH T Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $51,281.14 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GARY W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $51,281.10 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, RUSSELL A Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $51,280.93 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, KELLY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,280.86 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, GLENNY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,280.82 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROBERTO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,280.58 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEWBALE, JUSTIN A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $51,280.39 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MANLEY Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $51,280.27 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, DONNA R Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $51,280.06 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, TERRI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,279.91 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSETTI, ANTHONY A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $51,279.77 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $51,279.47 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOHLER, VAN S Employer name Village of Voorheesville Amount $51,279.17 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, RICHARD P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $51,278.95 Date 10/15/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TERESA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $51,278.69 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO-GRECO, DARIA J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $51,278.58 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, RONALD J Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $51,278.40 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUND, SHARON A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $51,278.00 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, SERGIO A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $51,277.38 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, BRIAN J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $51,277.18 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, MELISSA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,277.10 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASBAUM, DANIEL A Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $51,276.84 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, MARK A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $51,276.81 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $51,276.76 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, HEATHER Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $51,276.58 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, GARY A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $51,276.57 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,276.12 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, ANDREW G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $51,276.06 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, MICHAEL T Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $51,275.94 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, CELINDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,275.88 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, DEBORAH R Employer name Department of State Amount $51,275.88 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ANTHONY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,275.88 Date 09/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUE, ROGER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,275.88 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, WILLIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,275.88 Date 04/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DENEEN E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $51,275.88 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZEN, HOLLY M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $51,275.88 Date 09/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPALE, LINDA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $51,275.88 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,275.88 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DAWN E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $51,275.88 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, LAURIE J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,275.88 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, INES Employer name City of Albany Amount $51,275.82 Date 02/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZASALMA, MERCEDES J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,275.77 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $51,275.48 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SANDRA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,275.39 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, JEFFREY S, JR Employer name Washington County Amount $51,275.36 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKINS, DORA O Employer name Orange County Amount $51,275.31 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, WALFORD A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,275.16 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEFIELD, EDWIN D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,275.16 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNCROSS, JOHN C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $51,275.03 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LAWRENCE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $51,274.91 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDER, STEPHAN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $51,274.60 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ROSE, ROSLYN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,274.24 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, SUSAN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,273.98 Date 08/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSOON, LATCHMAN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $51,273.73 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RANDOLPH L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,273.51 Date 10/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, STEPHEN W Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,273.47 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLESSICH, GREGORY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,273.26 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, KATHLEEN D Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $51,273.20 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYS, KRISTINE B Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,272.71 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARI, KATHLEEN Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $51,272.59 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERAMI, SALVATORE J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,272.24 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $51,272.23 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWCUTTER, ROGER R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,272.20 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, DAVID M, JR Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $51,272.18 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, PAUL S Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,272.11 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $51,271.96 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SYDNEY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $51,271.86 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $51,271.64 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System