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 STILES, CHRISTY M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $66,269.64 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBREGA, JOYLYN A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $66,269.46 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KARLENE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,268.76 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURK, JENNIFER A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $66,268.75 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTY, WILLIAM J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $66,268.39 Date 10/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBEIS, MARIA R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $66,268.14 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MARY ANN T Employer name Somers CSD Amount $66,267.92 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLENTINO, CATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $66,267.87 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIG, PETER J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $66,267.53 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHIRLEYANNE C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $66,267.05 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $66,266.76 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECROFT, HOLLY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $66,266.64 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, SUZANNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $66,265.98 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNELL, CURTIS D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $66,265.94 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Niagara Co. Ind. Dev. Agy. Amount $66,265.62 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JEFFERY P Employer name City of Corning Amount $66,263.63 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRICK, JASON P Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $66,263.46 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $66,262.98 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, JODY R Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $66,262.98 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAULESKI, PAUL T, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $66,262.97 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TIFFANY N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,262.20 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGAN, DAVID O Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $66,261.89 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $66,261.75 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITS, THALAN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,261.74 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, FREDERICK E, JR Employer name Andes CSD Amount $66,261.68 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, JAMES A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $66,261.54 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, FRANCES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,261.17 Date 05/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHRON, DEBORAH H Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $66,261.14 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CO, FRANCISCA K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,260.86 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOYCE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,260.80 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, THOMAS S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $66,260.59 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $66,260.45 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DAVID L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,260.35 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ROBERTO A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $66,260.34 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAS, DIANE Employer name Monroe County Amount $66,260.31 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, MICHAEL D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $66,259.75 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRINO, KATHRYN A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $66,259.75 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MICHAEL K, II Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $66,259.47 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARGUERITE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,259.13 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORSLEY, DONNA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,259.10 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, EILEEN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $66,259.02 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKISHER, JO ANNE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $66,258.93 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DEBORAH L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,258.92 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JASON D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,258.92 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTEMPIO, JENNIFER ANN, MRS Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $66,258.76 Date 09/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, ROLAND L, JR Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $66,258.72 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, LAKISHA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,258.41 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAQUEWELLE, RODNEY O Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $66,258.41 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAI, PRIYA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $66,258.24 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, LAURI C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $66,258.23 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ADIEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $66,258.23 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGER, TANYA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $66,258.23 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZ, DANIEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $66,258.02 Date 03/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, LYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,257.70 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERDINK, JEREMY A Employer name City of Olean Amount $66,257.54 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, ADAM J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $66,257.39 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON-FAGAN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $66,257.35 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHEIM, MICHELLE T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,256.90 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS H Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $66,256.75 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BERNARD C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,255.89 Date 06/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOJAIM, KELLY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,255.63 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NISCO, CARL Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $66,255.42 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, ROBERT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,254.99 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLORZANO, WILLIAM Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,254.05 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, LEE E, JR Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $66,254.02 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JOSE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,253.70 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TAMMI J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $66,253.57 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, LORRAINE T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,253.50 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLKOMMER, ROBERT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,253.43 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBUONO, RICHARD V Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $66,253.32 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, DAVID W Employer name City of Olean Amount $66,253.17 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MONICA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $66,253.05 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLMAN, KAREN A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $66,253.02 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRENT T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $66,252.94 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELECCE, LINDA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,252.75 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, DEBORAH L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $66,252.48 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELISSA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $66,252.26 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, VALERIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,251.95 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $66,251.91 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DENICE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $66,251.86 Date 10/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHAMAN, ASHAKUR Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,251.79 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DAVID L Employer name Town of Victor Amount $66,251.58 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO, ANTOINETTE R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $66,251.51 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, MATTHEW E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $66,251.19 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBAN, YORDEN C Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $66,251.19 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLE, CRAIG D, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $66,250.85 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADELANA, BABABUNMI O Employer name Education Department Amount $66,250.57 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, MATTHEW R Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,250.43 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHNOWSKI, ADAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $66,250.36 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOSKI, EDWARD F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,250.21 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,249.98 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRILLO, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $66,249.97 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JASON O Employer name Broome County Amount $66,249.95 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, SONIA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $66,249.79 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SPENCER, JR Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $66,249.73 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPRANSKI, PAUL H Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $66,249.65 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESE, DEBRA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $66,249.42 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-CROSS, JEANINE Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $66,249.35 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, JULIAN C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $66,249.32 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, JOSHUA C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $66,249.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System