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 WHITE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,150.87 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, GLENN D Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $74,150.29 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, YING Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,150.18 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPIARZ, ROBERT J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $74,149.84 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, FRANK F Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $74,149.82 Date 12/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPP, BARBARA A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $74,149.75 Date 10/05/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROLLETTE, BRIAN K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,149.57 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENHOLZ, SUSAN J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $74,149.43 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, BRANDON K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,149.02 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, NATHAN F Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $74,148.89 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, DAVID P Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $74,148.43 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADURINA, TIHANA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $74,148.23 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, KHADIJAH P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,147.46 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER-FORD, GEORGETTE D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $74,147.10 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKHAILOVA, LIOUBOV A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,147.06 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, RODNEY W Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $74,146.13 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, NANCY A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $74,146.05 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMANN, DIANE C Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $74,146.03 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN W Employer name Erie County Amount $74,145.44 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDHEAD, RACHAEL L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $74,145.37 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOF, DONALD P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,145.02 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYER, DONALD, SR Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $74,144.62 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NKWETI, CHRISTINA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $74,144.30 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CINDY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $74,144.25 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRILLO, JASON N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $74,143.15 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VOY, CATHERINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,142.58 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBEIH, TAREK M Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $74,142.52 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ROBERT L, II Employer name City of Geneva Amount $74,142.51 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWELL, PETER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,142.38 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITZ, PETER F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,142.38 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, KIMBERLY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,142.38 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUDE, TIFFANIE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $74,142.36 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULKETIS, IRENE K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $74,142.36 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLETTI, BONNY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARCIA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPINSKI, MARY-VALERIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EILEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRECO, DONNA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LOYDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASYS, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,142.30 Date 06/23/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MOORE, RORY T Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $74,141.66 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTSLEEVE, JOHN W Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $74,141.53 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DARIN N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,141.34 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JEANNE L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $74,141.34 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, ANDRE Employer name Education Department Amount $74,141.34 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNI, LAURENCE R Employer name Education Department Amount $74,141.34 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, DAMEON Employer name Education Department Amount $74,141.34 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILESKY, ELAINE P Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $74,140.63 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, HEATHER M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,140.56 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDRIDGE, CLIFTON D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,139.90 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, BRYAN C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $74,139.72 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MARY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,139.71 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKALIS, ZACHARY Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $74,139.67 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETY, LISA V Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $74,139.45 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, GREGORY A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $74,139.17 Date 07/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLICUTT, KATHLEEN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,139.00 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JINDRA, LINDA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $74,138.19 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, MANUEL A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $74,138.15 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, GERARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,137.85 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, SHARON S Employer name Livingston County Amount $74,137.72 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHABSES, MARC P Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $74,137.18 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, STUART E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,137.07 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IATI, JONATHAN P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $74,136.85 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CARLOS A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $74,136.49 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIPIO, KEITH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $74,135.67 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALZAHN, JAMES M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $74,135.29 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTERMINE, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,135.10 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GREGORY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,134.32 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, ALFONSO Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $74,134.18 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETT, BRIAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $74,134.00 Date 07/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITONDO, SHERI A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $74,133.90 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, TROY L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $74,133.79 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLYOW, OLIVIA S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $74,133.61 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIANG, RUOWEI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $74,133.57 Date 08/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYEROVICH, GALINA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $74,133.57 Date 10/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, SHARON J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $74,133.57 Date 08/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN-ODOM, GERALDINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,133.50 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CAINE T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,133.36 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ADAM B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,133.02 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRECCHIA, ROCCO Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $74,132.80 Date 12/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUG, RONALD J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,132.50 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISCHKE, BRIAN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,132.42 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID C Employer name Ulster County Amount $74,132.18 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTKAMP, HENRY J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $74,132.14 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANS, MICHAEL B Employer name Sullivan County Amount $74,132.01 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, RANDY MASON Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $74,131.83 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, ANDREW R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,131.66 Date 08/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFORST, TERRY A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $74,131.13 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $74,130.97 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NINA, EDDIE A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $74,130.83 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTZER, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,130.75 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANIEK, RADOSLAW W Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,130.68 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDELORA, ROBERT J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $74,130.26 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $74,130.16 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLE, HELLURA I Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $74,130.16 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMS, ANDREA H Employer name Education Department Amount $74,130.16 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCA, ALNESIS Employer name Education Department Amount $74,130.16 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, RONALD Employer name Education Department Amount $74,130.16 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIANES-DONOHUE, GENELL M Employer name Education Department Amount $74,130.16 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DANIEL Employer name Education Department Amount $74,130.16 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System