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 SOLAMON, DAWNMARIE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $64,271.04 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, MICHAEL O Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $64,270.59 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTNICK, ROBYN K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,270.29 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARTALYDEE Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $64,270.04 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, CRAIG R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,270.03 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNESE, RONALD V, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $64,270.01 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTINE, DANIELLE C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,269.95 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIL, JAN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,269.57 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $64,269.53 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROSELLE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,269.47 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMUS, ROBERT M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,269.45 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOOMRO, MOHAMMED Q Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $64,269.35 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, AMANDA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,269.17 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES-HIGGINS, DAWN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,269.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSISTINAS, GREGORY A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $64,268.91 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELO, ALBERT J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $64,268.88 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALESI, GREGORY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,268.88 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARNOT, JASON R Employer name Erie County Amount $64,268.78 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOBJAK, GARY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,267.96 Date 06/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, YURI A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $64,267.95 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOHN T Employer name Erie County Amount $64,267.87 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, FRANK M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $64,267.52 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM O Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,267.36 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARCIA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $64,267.33 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, DENNIS P Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,267.14 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATICO, JENIFER J Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $64,267.11 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, KARLENE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,266.97 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, KARA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,266.40 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, DEBORAH A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,266.31 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, DIANNA Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $64,266.30 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ADAM J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,266.07 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLES, VINCENT J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $64,265.93 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRIS, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $64,265.78 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PILAR Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,265.70 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHULL, BETHANNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,265.66 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,265.65 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, JAMES A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $64,265.60 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JACKELINE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,265.27 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNOX, MARK D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,264.66 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, INDRA S Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $64,264.54 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPEROTTA, SIGRID Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $64,264.26 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, ROBERT A, JR Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $64,264.22 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, RONALD J Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $64,263.99 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABER, NORMAN G Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $64,263.36 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, JAY V Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,262.89 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NANCY R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $64,262.75 Date 10/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPPETT, JOAN M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $64,262.73 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKOWSKI, STEVEN Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $64,262.70 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS, FELICIA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,262.21 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, MICHAEL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 07/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMSTRA, MARK R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JOSSETH A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, AL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SHERARD R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MYRON S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISKO, PAUL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,262.17 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGULICK, MARYANN Employer name Lewis County Amount $64,261.98 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, HAROLD R Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $64,261.94 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAEAR, DANIEL I Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $64,261.64 Date 11/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, THOMAS J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $64,261.58 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, STEVEN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,261.49 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIN, BRAD W Employer name Orange County Amount $64,261.28 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,261.06 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DAMON L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,260.88 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYLICKI, STEVEN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,260.06 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, BRIAN J Employer name Holtsville Fire District Amount $64,260.00 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRUZZESE, MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $64,259.91 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $64,259.88 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLISS, JENNIFER A Employer name Orange County Amount $64,259.77 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, ANA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,259.72 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, KEVIN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,259.67 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENESTON, JAYNE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $64,259.66 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGHINELLI, JAMES Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $64,259.55 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, LARRY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,259.45 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DONALD F Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,259.42 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENGEL, KIM L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $64,259.39 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DANIEL T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,259.30 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCESCO, PHILIP J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $64,258.71 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATLIFF, MARLENE A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $64,258.67 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, PAUL F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,257.50 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RAYMOND J Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,257.41 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILADINOVIC, GEORGE Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,257.40 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APONTE, ANNETTE Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,257.38 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUJANSKY, DAVID M Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,257.38 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, KAREEM Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $64,256.82 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNETT, SUSAN Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $64,256.45 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNELLO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,256.39 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRERA, MARY Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $64,256.35 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LISA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $64,256.21 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYRE, BRICE H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $64,256.17 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, GERIANNE F Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $64,256.07 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, PAUL R Employer name Village of Valatie Amount $64,256.00 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHEL, DIANE Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $64,255.81 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, GRETCHEN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,255.54 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARREN M Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $64,254.71 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DENNIS M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,254.63 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENAILLE, ROBERT J Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $64,254.60 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, JOSEPH C Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,254.48 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DANIEL G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $64,254.45 Date 02/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JAMES K Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,254.18 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System