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 MILLS, DEBRA C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $73,315.40 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIFFILL, DANIEL D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $73,315.30 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTA, JENNIFER R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,314.94 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-GILLES, HECTOR V Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,314.68 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, CHARLOTTA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,314.68 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, KAMEEL A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,314.68 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JAMES H Employer name Somers CSD Amount $73,314.60 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SUSAN A Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $73,314.15 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLBRYS, JOSHUA J Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $73,313.37 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHEE, JANICE D Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $73,313.20 Date 10/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, YANIQUE T Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $73,313.20 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, FAWN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $73,312.47 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNY, DANIEL J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $73,312.00 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $73,311.53 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENVIL-MOISE, MARCELLE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $73,311.09 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $73,310.92 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNUZZI, PAUL V Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $73,310.78 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAPONI, KATHERINE J Employer name Orange County Amount $73,310.68 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, DANIEL L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $73,310.63 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRER, JASON M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $73,310.15 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, TERRY R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $73,309.80 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYCHAJLYSZYN, BOGDAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $73,309.76 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, NATALIA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $73,309.48 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGEL, MARK Employer name City of Middletown Amount $73,309.32 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, BRIAN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $73,308.51 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $73,308.47 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GESSECK, KENNETH C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $73,308.00 Date 06/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDLE, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $73,308.00 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, BRENDA J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $73,307.96 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTEN, LISA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $73,307.93 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, TRAVIS L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,307.28 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTIONE, BARBARA J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $73,307.04 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULT, KATHLEEN B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,306.97 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART-YOUNG, SANDRA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,306.81 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, VERONICA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,306.47 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, JOSEPH S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $73,306.39 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $73,306.31 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, ANNA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $73,305.72 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLDING, SHARON E Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $73,305.28 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOYNOWSKI, CARLA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,305.07 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, KERI L BOYD Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $73,305.04 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDERMANN, EDWARD R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $73,304.92 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUK, IRENA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $73,304.81 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JACQUELINE D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $73,304.60 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Education Department Amount $73,303.90 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORGALSKI, AARON M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $73,303.89 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALCK, ELDORA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,303.55 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCKLER, BRANDON R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,302.81 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,302.66 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, LOUIS P, JR Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $73,301.87 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOP, DIANNE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,301.48 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, MICHAEL P Employer name Ulster County Amount $73,301.41 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, IVAN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $73,300.93 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $73,299.96 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, TIMOTHY T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $73,299.85 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, ANN E Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $73,299.77 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, RHONDA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $73,299.76 Date 12/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGE, MELANIE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,299.46 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTURINI, MARK ANTHONY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,299.20 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RONALD E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,298.75 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, AMELIA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,298.55 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $73,297.61 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATER BURCH, KASEY A Employer name Chemung County Amount $73,297.22 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAU, KAREN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $73,295.36 Date 09/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZUNA, MARIO N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $73,295.03 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVOKEVICH, ROBERT J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,294.68 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, PAUL J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $73,294.66 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSELLI, RENATA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APRILE, MICHELLE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, STEVEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, FRANK E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARGELO, GEORGE E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JACQUELINE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 04/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ESPOSITO, MARY ANN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGO, JANICE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLFELDER, MARION C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAGNE, ELLEN P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, WILLIAM J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, JOHN N Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, WILLIAM C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCHIA, NANCY C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTT, TRACEY F Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,294.52 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, ANTHONY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, JAMES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKO, PATRICK A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMAZZO, ANTHONY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, GREGORY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNAKIN, DENISE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLE, JOHN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIEDRA, JOANNE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, PETER J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROBERT P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCANDOLO, STEPHANIE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMENDINGER, MATTHEW Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWYDE, DANIEL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,294.52 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMA, BERNADETTE R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,294.52 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, DAMIAN J Employer name Orange County Amount $73,294.40 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, JEFFREY S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $73,294.37 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System