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 BROWN, PRISCILLA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,049.44 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROXANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,049.44 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, KYIA S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $90,048.80 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTINARELLI, MARK D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $90,048.70 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUKA, JAMES J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,048.29 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDAUGH, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $90,047.78 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDAYIL, KURIAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,047.10 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESKE, BRENDA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,046.84 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVENGER, ELENA Y Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $90,046.72 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODDS, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $90,045.94 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLES, JARED R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,045.27 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUISON, GARDENA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, LISA M Employer name Department of State Amount $90,045.02 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKIND, SVETLANA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $90,045.02 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGRAVE, DILBRINA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, JOHN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, BRENDA G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNG, WENDY S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMMEH, LAMIN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, TOMMY L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, CHERYL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,045.02 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SHARON E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,045.02 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,045.02 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTYBERGER, SUZANNE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,045.02 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIH, DAI HOW Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,044.76 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, LEOPOLDO Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $90,044.55 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVANIC, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,044.24 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGEL, GEOFFREY W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,043.88 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TERI L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $90,043.44 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, DONALD J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,042.04 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MARK WILLIAM Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $90,041.68 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTAVE, BARBARA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $90,040.34 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOYE-SMITH, MONICA Employer name Education Department Amount $90,040.34 Date 12/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COU-WINSTON, DEBRA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,040.08 Date 12/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUREVICH, ALEKSANDR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,040.08 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANNETTE M Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $90,040.07 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBRIA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,039.57 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRY, ROHITKUMAR A Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,039.13 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APRILANTE, FAITH A Employer name Orange County Amount $90,037.38 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MAURA P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,037.28 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $90,036.56 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, JOHN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,035.68 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORBES, RENEE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $90,035.57 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, LAURIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,035.57 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLNER-SCHOELLEL LORI, J L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $90,035.57 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, KATHRYN A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $90,035.14 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, GERALD Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,034.70 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTELLI, MEGAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,034.51 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLITTI, MATTHEW J Employer name Erie County Amount $90,034.17 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALBI, DORIS K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,033.55 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURPOSKA, KELLY L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $90,033.46 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILIPPO, CAITLIN W Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $90,032.40 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARALDO, ROBERT Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $90,031.76 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLUB, JANET Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $90,031.76 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, XIAO LI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,031.76 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, CHONG J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,031.76 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SOO K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,031.76 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NDIKA, IJEOMA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,031.76 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, YIU KEI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,031.76 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBUE, LEON W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,031.76 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS M Employer name Education Department Amount $90,031.76 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS-QUAMINA, CHARMAINE M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,031.76 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLIN, GEORGE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,031.76 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARK J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,031.76 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLI, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Albany Amount $90,031.68 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, CAROL N Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $90,031.62 Date 09/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANJILA, BOBY J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $90,031.50 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPALO, MARY JO Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $90,031.08 Date 09/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, LORISSA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,030.64 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKY, ERIC E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,030.62 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAGLE, STEPHEN R Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $90,030.60 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $90,029.94 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, KEVIN W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $90,029.08 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, MARK S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $90,028.93 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, ANDREW B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $90,028.66 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, LAWRENCE P Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $90,028.07 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, ROSEMARY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,028.06 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, DEAN G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,027.39 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANOWSKI, RICHARD P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $90,027.35 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, TIMOTHY S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,027.33 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, GERALD T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $90,026.82 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, KEVIN P Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $90,026.47 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, SHELLY G Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $90,026.00 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYAMBWA, ALICIA R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $90,025.64 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSILLO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $90,025.22 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARROW, DAVID G, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $90,024.23 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAP, PATRICIA M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $90,024.22 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,023.18 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, IDRIS D Employer name Orange County Amount $90,021.86 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRASZ, DANIEL, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $90,020.69 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MATTHEW K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $90,020.06 Date 10/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $90,019.34 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAY, JOHN S Employer name Warren County Amount $90,019.12 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, DIANE L Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $90,019.03 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSLY, ROBERT A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $90,019.02 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LUCRECIO Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,018.76 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIENTI, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $90,018.76 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, RICHARD J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,018.76 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSHEAD, KEITH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,017.12 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, SUMMERVILLE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,016.55 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System