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 ANDRE, MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,377.25 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKSON, LAMAR J Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,377.06 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGOIA, MARY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $75,377.05 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKLIN, SHARON A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $75,377.04 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITSCHKE, MICHELLE L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,377.03 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUIG, JOSE A Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $75,376.85 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREAMER, PHYLLIS E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $75,375.46 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCOM-GRANT, PAULA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,375.08 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHEIM, WILLIAM E Employer name City of Cortland Amount $75,374.92 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIRARD, JASON M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $75,374.72 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICARI, SCOTT V Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,374.50 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLACORTA, JOSE V Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $75,374.38 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ARTURO Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $75,374.35 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATISSO, MATHEW L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $75,373.76 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANN E THOMPSON Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $75,373.36 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANNETTI, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $75,372.87 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISMAN, ANDY P, II Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $75,372.87 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, JOSEPH J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,372.73 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, CRAIG L Employer name Steuben County Amount $75,372.63 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,372.44 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ANDREW T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,372.32 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, SABRINA L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $75,371.33 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECHEL, MICHELLE A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $75,371.20 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COSTANZO-BIANCHI, ANGELA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,371.16 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ADAM G Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $75,371.12 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, LLOYD S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $75,371.01 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKMAN, JESSICA S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $75,370.91 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JOHNNIE L Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $75,370.88 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIOTTO, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,370.22 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERNESTO R Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,370.21 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLE, KELLY C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,370.16 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, THOMAS J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $75,369.71 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, IRENE C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,369.50 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, JEFFREY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,369.32 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEY, DENNIS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $75,369.32 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, ELIZABETH B Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $75,369.21 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, FRANCISCO J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $75,368.69 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JEAN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $75,368.05 Date 10/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBER, JESSICA R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $75,367.95 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVELO, JOSE W Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $75,367.39 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUDZINSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Law Amount $75,367.32 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, DENA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $75,367.20 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DAWN M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $75,366.83 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, PAUL A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $75,366.74 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FONTAINE, NANCY J Employer name Albany County Amount $75,365.22 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARION M Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $75,364.47 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, GEORGIA D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $75,364.06 Date 03/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, IVAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,363.97 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRE, MARIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,363.56 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTMAN, JESSICA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,363.34 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINGTON, ROBERT C Employer name Orange County Amount $75,363.23 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DANIEL Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $75,363.20 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUR, ALICIA P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $75,363.19 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAN, KRISTIN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $75,363.01 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, AMIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $75,362.91 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKSON, GEOFFREY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $75,362.78 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHEILA Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $75,362.46 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESNUT, WALDA C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $75,361.94 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMAHA, MARIA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $75,361.94 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DORIS Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $75,361.94 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFELE, JENNIFER W Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $75,361.94 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTPETIT, KATIE E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $75,361.94 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLETT, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $75,361.93 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROSZD, BRETT N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,361.78 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, KELLY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,361.78 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, THOMAS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,361.78 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTI, GEORGE T, III Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $75,361.52 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JARVON Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $75,361.23 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, BRIAN J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $75,361.11 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPEAU, ANDRE F Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $75,361.11 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAK, VY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,361.07 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, RAYMOND Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,361.02 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, VITO Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $75,360.95 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,360.90 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, HEIDI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,360.74 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POETTE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $75,360.60 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, REBECCA K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $75,360.21 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDRY, CHRIS J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $75,360.03 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DAVID H Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $75,359.54 Date 09/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLA, RYAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,359.44 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WABY, JASON A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $75,358.95 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, SHAWN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $75,358.86 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOC, ANDREW M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $75,358.14 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JEAN K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $75,358.14 Date 07/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMONITE, JENNIFER K Employer name Education Department Amount $75,357.88 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MELVIN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,356.42 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, RAYMOND E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,356.06 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, MICHAEL B Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $75,355.94 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMOCK, ROCKSIE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,355.94 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, DAVID J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,355.72 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACCIONE, JOSHUA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,355.54 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, RAJIV D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $75,355.18 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, VIRGINIA Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $75,354.92 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRANOVICS, CHARLES M Employer name Ulster County Amount $75,354.75 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, CYNTHIA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $75,354.32 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, BONNIE A Employer name Albany County Amount $75,354.30 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDEFER, EMILY J Employer name Education Department Amount $75,354.24 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDINARO, PAMELA J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,353.78 Date 11/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHTER, ATHENA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,353.77 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,353.74 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System