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 FROMAN, KELLY Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $75,275.37 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, TERESA M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $75,274.84 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANLER, RONALD Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $75,274.70 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $75,274.60 Date 04/30/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REM, CHRISTOPHER A, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,274.42 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIGA, JOSE N Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $75,274.35 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LAURA V Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $75,273.52 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDASIE, GOVIND Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $75,273.51 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNYCH, STEPHEN N Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $75,273.07 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, AMY L Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $75,273.01 Date 09/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MICHELE, PAUL A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $75,272.90 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, DIANE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $75,272.05 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KEITH R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $75,271.67 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEMANN, DEBORAH P Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $75,271.25 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, SANDRA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,271.23 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMBOLD, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $75,271.14 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORP, LAUREN ANNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,271.04 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULTAGGIO, PASQUALE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $75,270.45 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ANNMARIE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $75,270.36 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, SHANNYN T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $75,270.09 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, MEGAN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $75,270.00 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESHIA, MICHAEL F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $75,269.87 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPMANN, ANDREW W Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $75,269.67 Date 12/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, MICHAEL A Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $75,269.48 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWHAN, MARK H Employer name Department of Law Amount $75,268.29 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, LAURA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $75,268.15 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGGI, PETER J Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $75,268.00 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, MICHAEL E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $75,267.49 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $75,266.80 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOMAN, CARRIGAN, JR Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $75,266.80 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DARYL W Employer name Wyoming County Amount $75,266.51 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ANGEL JR Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $75,266.29 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEY, SHANNON M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $75,266.20 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SHARON M Employer name Orange County Amount $75,266.10 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROCOLA, JAE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,266.00 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,265.92 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSINELLI, ANTHONY S Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $75,265.86 Date 05/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, FAYDENE C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $75,265.58 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERTON, DANIEL J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $75,265.58 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTANAPANCHAI, MANEECHIT Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $75,265.05 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTERA, MICHAEL O Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,265.05 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, YVONNE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $75,264.79 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIN, CASEY M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $75,264.48 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAGIRI, JOE A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $75,264.39 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALRIC, PIERRE L, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $75,264.02 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MARY JO Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $75,263.40 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWOTARSKI, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,262.79 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENIQUE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $75,262.43 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, KEITH E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $75,262.12 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, GAIL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $75,262.07 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, SWITHIN J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $75,261.78 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABELONIA, JAMES P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $75,261.71 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, MING SHUANG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $75,261.68 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAING, VENG P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $75,261.68 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANS, DALE E Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $75,261.27 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELDRUM, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $75,261.08 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JACQUELINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,260.22 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, PETER E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,259.93 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTRIDGE, SUSAN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $75,259.32 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, KEVIN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $75,259.15 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, STEPHEN G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $75,259.08 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, YVONNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,258.98 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, JOSEPH T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,258.98 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,258.90 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ELLEN M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $75,258.90 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MARK F Employer name Broome County Amount $75,258.86 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAND, NICOLE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,258.79 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYALVARATHU, PHILIP Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,258.79 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNEY, LORA W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,257.80 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, MAXINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,257.26 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULIFFSON, TRICIA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $75,257.00 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, JARED C Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $75,256.78 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJI, WALEED F Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,256.78 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $75,256.74 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, KARL G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $75,256.44 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINI, FRANCESCA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $75,256.23 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTERI, ADAM R Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,256.20 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTISO, FREDERICK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,256.20 Date 12/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVER, SHEREE D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,256.07 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHELLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,255.86 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $75,255.78 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, PAUL E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,255.73 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIER, JAMES H, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,255.55 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUET, MARTHE J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $75,255.45 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALONDE, BUDDIE J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $75,255.23 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMING, STEVE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,254.32 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, JAMES F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,253.97 Date 02/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, ROBERT L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,253.92 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN-WEISS, GRACE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $75,253.64 Date 09/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLISZ, EDWARD W Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $75,253.53 Date 09/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, DAVID F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $75,253.20 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZCONA, ANNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $75,253.14 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKOURI, NANCY Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $75,252.70 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARSTEIN, MICHELE A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $75,252.26 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-VERGARE, GRETA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $75,251.51 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KAREN Employer name Franklin Sq Munson Fire Dist Amount $75,251.43 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFF, ORRIS F Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $75,250.92 Date 02/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDENBURG, DONALD H, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $75,249.90 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,249.81 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROANO, CONSUELO Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $75,249.77 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System