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 JOHNSON, ERIC M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $76,005.29 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JESSICA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,005.00 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHAPELLE, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,005.00 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUDER, JAMES K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,005.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJESUS, FERNANDO Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $76,004.69 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KARLA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $76,004.62 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, VALARIE J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $76,004.42 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANDRE D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $76,004.14 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, DANIEL F Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $76,003.91 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, WALTER M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $76,003.62 Date 06/27/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, JAMES P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,003.46 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, REBECCA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $76,002.98 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLINO, VERONICA E Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $76,002.42 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, ANTHONY F, III Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $76,002.13 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,001.82 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENCIK, JAMES R Employer name Erie County Amount $76,001.78 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NICHOLAS M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $76,000.08 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYENNE, KEVIN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,998.24 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMEIRO, DIAMANTINO V Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $75,997.88 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MELISSA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $75,997.08 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONISH, JOAN P Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $75,997.04 Date 08/04/1960 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, DAVID A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $75,996.81 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINI, JOHN J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $75,996.80 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDI, DANIEL Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $75,996.67 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, LISETTE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,996.61 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $75,995.83 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKO, TIMOTHY W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $75,995.11 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, LINU Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $75,994.82 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENNAN, TIMOTHY H Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $75,994.76 Date 08/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNEK, SUSAN J Employer name Orange County Amount $75,994.53 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRIAN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,994.51 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-MORSE, MARISSA Employer name Orange County Amount $75,994.45 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MADELINE A Employer name Orange County Amount $75,994.45 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, LAURA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,994.42 Date 01/01/1961 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DART, ROBERT H Employer name Orange County Amount $75,994.40 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, DANIEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $75,994.38 Date 10/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, RICK Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $75,994.12 Date 09/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, LAURIE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $75,993.79 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNEST, MICHAEL W Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $75,993.59 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKERIN, THOMAS R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $75,993.33 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-HUMMEL, SHERRI JO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,993.24 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-NURSE, MARIANA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,992.81 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, BRIAN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $75,992.37 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, LAWRENCE W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,992.19 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JESSICA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,991.30 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFENROTH, STEPHANIE L Employer name Orange County Amount $75,990.64 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, B RUTH Employer name Schenectady County Amount $75,990.63 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, LEONARD F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,989.93 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, JOHNNY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,989.72 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORCH, JAMES L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $75,989.29 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILANDRO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,989.25 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHORN, DARRIN J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $75,989.21 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JOAN A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $75,988.74 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, ANTHONY T Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $75,988.27 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-FRANCOIS, CHANTAL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $75,987.00 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, CAROLANN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $75,986.42 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABMAN, KAREN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,986.42 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LESLIE L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $75,986.21 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $75,986.01 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MICHELE N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $75,985.52 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLLE, RAYMOND L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $75,985.03 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLNECKER, KYLEE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $75,984.89 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUPPLEBEEN, DAVID W Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $75,984.54 Date 07/24/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMUDEZ, FERNANDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,983.22 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JONATHAN C Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $75,982.94 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVARI, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,982.76 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATZEL, MARK S Employer name City of Kingston Amount $75,982.60 Date 05/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEANTY, SHERLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,982.43 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARD, CAMERON H Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $75,982.42 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DONALD W, II Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,982.24 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, STUART M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $75,982.14 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENT, JOHANNA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,981.62 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANN MARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,981.62 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASPRICA, FRANCES A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $75,981.62 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO, DOROTHY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,981.62 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JU, CAROLE E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,981.62 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, EUGENE G, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,981.62 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MARCIA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,981.62 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, ZAREN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIFELS, DYLAN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JOHN C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCITTO, MICHELE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, MICHAEL P D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCERO, GERALDINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, IDA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DROMATTIE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLE, LISA W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, WENDELL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILSAINT, CLAIRE G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, EDWIN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $75,981.62 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOOD, NICOLE L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBENE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, RAMON A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,981.62 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MARTHA S Employer name Oswego County Amount $75,981.20 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOT, JAMES L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $75,981.12 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, THEARTHUR A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $75,981.08 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELAINE M Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $75,980.86 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ERIK L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $75,980.73 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System