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 ZULFEKAR, AZAD R Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $66,927.24 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, KATHLEEN T Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $66,926.61 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, LINDA Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $66,926.53 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, AKISHA N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $66,926.15 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, TERRI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,926.06 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Troy Amount $66,925.96 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, BRENT P Employer name Montauk Fire District Amount $66,925.78 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINER, BARRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,925.69 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, DANNY E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $66,925.17 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JOHN HENRY Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $66,925.00 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETERE, PAUL M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $66,924.95 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWS, MICHAEL Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $66,924.88 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENAULT, CHANTEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,924.67 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINCKMAN, PAUL D Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,924.53 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, VALARIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,924.28 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJ, BARBARA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $66,924.15 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, PAULA JEAN Employer name Orange County Amount $66,924.12 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALAMA, GINA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,924.00 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, DEBRA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $66,923.80 Date 02/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, TONY M Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $66,923.69 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, JOSEPH Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,923.66 Date 03/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, MELANIE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,923.55 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUZ, MARIE R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,922.95 Date 10/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, KEITH S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $66,922.50 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITHER, MICHELE D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,922.39 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, KATHERINE F Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $66,922.23 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,922.00 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLDORFER, ANN-MARIE Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $66,921.74 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACMASTER, ROSEANNE MARVIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $66,921.16 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, SUSAN R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $66,921.01 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, TIFFANY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,921.00 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINISHI, DIANA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $66,920.91 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENATORE, ANTHONY H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,920.52 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIELUS, JEAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,920.51 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLIN, JAMES R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,920.18 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUCK, LINDA I Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $66,920.16 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANCIE, HELEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,920.00 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSDALE, BRYNNE J Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $66,920.00 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOY-HORNE, SHAWN N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $66,919.81 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERO, JOHN Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $66,919.48 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHASSITY S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $66,919.22 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, REBECCA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,919.02 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALIGORA, ANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $66,918.57 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JOSEPH R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,918.44 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, ROSEMARY Employer name Erie County Amount $66,918.44 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, SHANNON A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $66,918.34 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEREK R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $66,918.16 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADDY, SEAN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,917.99 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBIN, WILLIAM M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $66,917.49 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANK, THOMAS E Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $66,917.19 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JASON M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $66,916.86 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERNARDO, DEBORAH E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $66,916.78 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINO, JUDITH A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $66,916.55 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTINE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,916.42 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKER, DENISE K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,916.19 Date 10/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, DANNA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,916.11 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAKOUMIS, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $66,915.76 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, JAMES T Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $66,915.71 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGOTT, KRISTINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,915.46 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, WENDY M Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $66,915.26 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, BRADLEY S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $66,915.07 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, REBECCA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $66,914.65 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTZ, DAVID A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,914.41 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGO, WILLIAM M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $66,914.26 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALBRIDGE, ALEXANDER E Employer name City of Geneva Amount $66,913.92 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEPIN, JEANETTE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,913.11 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARRIN L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $66,912.81 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, KIMBERLY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $66,912.79 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCIELLO, JOSEPH V Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,912.74 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT H Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $66,912.56 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAGONIA, JOSEPH F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $66,912.21 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKEL, ADAM C Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,912.08 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TANIESHA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,911.90 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $66,911.83 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATELY, JAMES P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $66,911.81 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, BRENDA Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $66,911.35 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILGUS, KIMBERLY D Employer name Erie County Amount $66,911.15 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETE, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $66,910.67 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTINA, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,910.59 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHEDIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $66,909.97 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THACKRAH, TAMMY S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,909.55 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZINO, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,909.51 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWOOD, AMANDA A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $66,909.08 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, NEIL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,908.66 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARALDI, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,908.60 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CRAIG M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $66,908.46 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSIFER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $66,908.24 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,908.21 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PATRICK Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $66,908.21 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JOSEPH N Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $66,908.11 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFSNYDER, DEBORAH J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,907.98 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, THOMAS A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $66,907.96 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, VINCENT Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $66,907.90 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, DIANA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $66,907.52 Date 11/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEPEZ, JORGE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,907.07 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, YULIANA Y Employer name Warren County Amount $66,907.06 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, NATHAN R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,906.99 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTORTI, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,906.69 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, TRAVIS K Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,906.21 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, RENE I Employer name Broome County Amount $66,906.12 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System