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 HAINES, ANDREW J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $72,516.67 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE-CLARE, SHARON F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $72,516.65 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, KEVIN N Employer name Ontario County Amount $72,516.50 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, SOCITHA C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $72,516.34 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, SEAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $72,516.23 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERBA, TODD E Employer name City of Kingston Amount $72,516.20 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARJORIE D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $72,516.08 Date 06/29/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, ELENA P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,515.82 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIO, DEBORAH A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $72,515.72 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACINELLO, MARYANN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $72,515.72 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, LAWANNA T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $72,515.72 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, JANET L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $72,515.72 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNE, JOYCE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $72,515.72 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DEBORAH Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $72,515.72 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BEVERLY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $72,515.72 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTEFANO, VIVIAN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $72,515.72 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DIANA D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $72,515.72 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, HILARY M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MARY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCIONE, ANGELA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, SUSAN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, KOFII D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JON M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, BERNICE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBELE, REYNA E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRIGGS, KRYSTAL E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,515.72 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, ANSHU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,515.20 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHARON M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $72,514.91 Date 07/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CAMILLE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $72,514.82 Date 07/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, MONICA R Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $72,514.75 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NORMA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $72,514.35 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $72,514.34 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TINA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $72,514.34 Date 08/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORACEK, JOSEPH J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,514.21 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MATTHEW A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,514.00 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVIVO, RAFFAELE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,513.79 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGO, DEVON L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $72,513.44 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, PAUL S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $72,513.08 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, JACK H, III Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $72,513.07 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENTZ, ERIN T Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $72,512.90 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, REGINA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,512.62 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RAUL L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $72,512.20 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARELLA, JAMES J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $72,512.02 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, ROBERT A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $72,511.93 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMURIS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $72,511.93 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATOR, CYNTHIA P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $72,511.39 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILL, JOSEPH M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,511.13 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGON, VERONICA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $72,511.05 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUET, MASON R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,510.94 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TYEISHA L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $72,510.63 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNVILLE, SANDRA B Employer name Education Department Amount $72,510.06 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUX, JEREMY W Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $72,510.05 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JOHN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $72,510.01 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, ARIEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $72,509.83 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, DANIEL M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $72,509.70 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, MARTHA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $72,509.65 Date 07/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULGHAM, SHAUNE M, JR Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $72,509.27 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELNICKI, LUKE J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $72,509.00 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLLENBERGER, TAMARA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $72,508.82 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID L Employer name Town of Riga Amount $72,508.66 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, LISA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $72,507.90 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICUPERO, KRISTEN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,507.85 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDRESS, MICHAEL P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $72,507.74 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Conference of Mayors Amount $72,507.62 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLERY, DONNA R Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $72,507.13 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, VINCENT M Employer name Albany County Amount $72,506.71 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-REID, JENNIFER N Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $72,506.43 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUADRADO, AARON J Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $72,506.00 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHUTKA, LISA A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $72,505.77 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, SHAUN M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $72,505.43 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, NICHOLAS I Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $72,505.07 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MAUREEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,504.82 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLADDYS, VINCENT E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $72,504.73 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDI, BARBARA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $72,504.68 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, STACEY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $72,504.68 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $72,504.50 Date 02/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASS, JULIE B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $72,504.47 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECK, KELLY Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $72,504.14 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DAVID C Employer name City of Troy Amount $72,503.49 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, LENORA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,503.40 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCANIELLO, ANTHONY Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $72,502.61 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAK, NICHOLAS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,502.51 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, LYNNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,502.36 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Erie County Amount $72,502.27 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEISENROTH, MARK W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,502.24 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, ROBERT D Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $72,502.16 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JAMES A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $72,502.14 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ELEANOR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $72,501.62 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXIDOR-ROMAN, MARIE C Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $72,501.57 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCCHI, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $72,501.13 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEJJANI, ABDO Employer name Town of Massena Amount $72,500.72 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCK, SANDRA B Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $72,500.43 Date 09/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $72,499.96 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, RONALD G Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $72,499.96 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIACI, NICHOLAS D Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $72,499.89 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, CHRISTINE D Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $72,499.64 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENVENUE, DANIELLE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,499.47 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRO, PATRICIA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,498.72 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, EUN-MI Employer name Division of State Police Amount $72,498.62 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESUCH, MICHAEL E Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $72,498.40 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System