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 KITAYCHIK, TATYANA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $85,020.56 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASMIN, MICHELINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,020.00 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, TAMISHA E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $85,019.87 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMER, KIM A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,019.72 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONASTYRSKIY, MIKHAIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,019.50 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITZ, NANCY C Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $85,018.79 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISAFULLI, LAURA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,018.70 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLAN, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,017.86 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, PING Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,017.81 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELTRE, SABRINA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,017.42 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, HERBERT P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,017.21 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBY, DAVID M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $85,017.19 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURFORD, AMY S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,017.02 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,016.30 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACKAY, ERIC R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,015.90 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, SCOTT P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $85,015.55 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAS, RODNEY C Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $85,015.54 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, VINCENT Employer name City of Albany Amount $85,015.43 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $85,015.39 Date 05/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, MICHAEL H Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,015.21 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, LANE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $85,014.38 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, AHMAD H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,014.05 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GELETA, PAUL D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $85,013.78 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, GREGORY D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,013.37 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPER, MARION L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,013.07 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRELL, TERRY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $85,012.90 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCKERN, EDWARD L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $85,012.48 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHY, ERIC A, SR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,011.94 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, MARGARET M Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $85,011.38 Date 07/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $85,011.26 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, BHARAT B Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $85,011.11 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHM, ROBERT K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,010.47 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, EUGENIA MARIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,010.07 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIDGET R Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, RENA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, KEITH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, THEODORE Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 03/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, JOHN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, MARY JO Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JEAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCILOWSKI, ROMUALD R Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STEVE Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTI, KAREN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BERRIS T Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,009.46 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $85,008.13 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FADDEN, COLEEN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $85,007.78 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONKA, LINDA J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,006.28 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, PATRICIA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $85,006.14 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,005.84 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTO, JANET Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,005.02 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, PATRICK T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $85,005.01 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFINITO, EDWARD G Employer name Warren County Amount $85,004.97 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMAY, MICHAEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,004.47 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBY, TIMOTHY E Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $85,003.72 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,003.69 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, KENNETH L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $85,003.43 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, RAY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,003.11 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, PHILLIP J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $85,002.97 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BRANDON L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $85,001.64 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-MAGLIARO, MAURA Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $85,001.13 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTER, LOGAN W Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $85,000.93 Date 03/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRODYMA, MARK A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $85,000.60 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANE, JOYCE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,000.47 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJEMIAN, PETER J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $85,000.24 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGON, DOROTHY MAE R Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $84,999.98 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZATESTA, ALEXANDER Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $84,999.98 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, KIM E Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $84,999.98 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, VICTOR E Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $84,999.98 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOHN G Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $84,999.92 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRO, DANIEL A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $84,999.88 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DONNA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $84,999.65 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, DEIDRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,999.30 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, NORMAN C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $84,999.27 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, DAISY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,999.21 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, JOSEPH G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $84,998.69 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, JULIE K Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $84,998.68 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-THOMAS, VIVIENE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $84,998.09 Date 04/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENNAN, JAMES J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,997.93 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAB, STEVE P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,997.78 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, LAUREN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,997.70 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, EDGAR J, JR Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $84,997.64 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOCEOUR, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $84,997.40 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREHL, JUDY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,996.86 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDA, THERESA H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,996.00 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,995.21 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGULIES, MAUREEN Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $84,995.07 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDROYD, JOAN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,995.03 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRUSA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $84,993.60 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAVINO, MELANIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,993.56 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, RUE L, III Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $84,993.12 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSS, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,992.86 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAUL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,992.50 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ANNEMARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,992.37 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNO, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,992.28 Date 12/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, MICHAEL V Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $84,992.21 Date 08/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOREHEAD, ARNELL K Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,992.14 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, LINDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,991.72 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHABKA, ROBERT N, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,990.53 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System