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.

Clear Search
Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name SURPRENANT, TAMARA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $73,506.93 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JENNIFER Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $73,506.93 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUBIN, ALAN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,506.84 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,506.53 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARETTO, VICTOR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $73,506.36 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, PATRICIA B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $73,506.31 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-DE-BENITEZ, MADELYN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $73,505.95 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, DOUGLAS R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.60 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDAY, MARK Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $73,505.60 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $73,505.59 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JEFFREY L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $73,505.59 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, BRIAN T Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APUZZO, JAMES Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, STEPHEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFICIO, DANIELLE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JEAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SEAN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, TIMOTHY D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, ROSEMARIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVA, LAKSHMI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, KIM D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, KAREN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEH, MASSA B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JOSEPH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTONE, THERESA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, JON E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, RITA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DANIEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, KEITH T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMRAN, TARIQ Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, EDWARD R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANSIWALA, KEN N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONGOLESKI, CHESTER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUREVICH, DAVID Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, TERENCE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, STEVEN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, NADINE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTS, LINDA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDER, WILLIAM J G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPER, BARBARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTECKI, LYNN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, XINHUA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BRENDON C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, MAY TSENG Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, FURONG Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, PAUL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KELLIE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDAKHAYEV, LEV S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JOAN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JOHN J, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, BELA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDOA, SABINA N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, DANIEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KRISTEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDENCHUK, VLADIMIR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMERAD, STEPHEN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONNA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/22/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, LORETTA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUGMEYSTER, DAVID Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFFLE, WALTER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELMANN, JOANNE F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBOWSKI, MATTHEW S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARK K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONGO, JEAN-BAPTISTE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,505.59 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, SUSAN J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, PAMELA J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $73,505.59 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER, EMILY M Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNSER, KAREN S Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, STEPHEN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JOSEPHINE T Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $73,505.59 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, RICHARD B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOZZO, ANTHONY F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,505.59 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, ROBERT D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,505.59 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MICHAEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISKE, LAURA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONESCALCHI, DARIO P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKOWSKI, EDWARD R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, RONALD G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUNAW, JOHN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARY KATHERINE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGYAL, ROBERT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, ANDREW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, DOUGLAS M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 10/14/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, KEVIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCOLL, SCOTT T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, DENISE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JOHN, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, ROBERT J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHDAN, LINDA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, ARTHUR C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLOUGH, RUSSELL D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, WILLIAM P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 02/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, GREGORY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 08/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KARL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, BRIAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROFOUS, GEORGE V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, GLEN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,505.59 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System