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 RODRIGUES, JENNIFER A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $72,956.68 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, MICHAEL J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,956.65 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, SHAWN R Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $72,956.45 Date 04/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, LORRAINE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,956.40 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WENDY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $72,956.34 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, PAUL O Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $72,956.10 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNABENE, KATHERINE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $72,955.98 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, SALVATORE P Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $72,955.75 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, DAVID J Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,955.63 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, LORI M Employer name Albany County Amount $72,955.42 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KEITH R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $72,955.02 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LORINDA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $72,955.00 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTEN, JEFFREY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,955.00 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JEFFREY G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $72,954.70 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, NANCY I Employer name Enterprise Charter School Amount $72,954.68 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPERTON, DAVID W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $72,954.48 Date 11/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLBERG, JAMES E, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $72,954.46 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, LISA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $72,954.01 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $72,953.70 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBELKORN, DAVID R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $72,952.80 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KEITH J Employer name Town of Chester Amount $72,952.59 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DONNA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $72,952.42 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GECIK, MICHAEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,952.31 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIEL, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Albany Amount $72,951.78 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, CINDY L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $72,951.78 Date 10/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, WILLIAM J, IV Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,951.44 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAKER, MATTHEW M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $72,951.42 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANASSA, JOSHUA M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,951.25 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KAY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $72,951.13 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, NATHAN S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,951.04 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPLING, CAROL A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $72,950.92 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, CHARNELLE N, MS Employer name Erie County Amount $72,950.67 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABOWSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $72,950.54 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTINO, LISA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,950.37 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, LOUISE C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,950.28 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINLEY, ANNIE G Employer name Essex County Amount $72,950.24 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT, WILLIAM A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $72,950.00 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, STACY M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $72,949.91 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMANN, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $72,949.84 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, DOMENICA Employer name Clinton County Amount $72,949.73 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JUAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,949.65 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $72,949.24 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MARK Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $72,948.71 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $72,948.12 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIK, DONALD L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $72,947.16 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JANET O Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $72,946.85 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KENNETH M Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $72,946.84 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, BRIAN K Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,946.57 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, PERCY J Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $72,946.49 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $72,946.38 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANDREW R Employer name Centerport Fire District Amount $72,946.07 Date 10/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNURIA, MONTY D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $72,945.92 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, COLLEEN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $72,945.61 Date 10/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNA, PAUL P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $72,945.22 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLT, RONALD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $72,945.15 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHBARD, GARY Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,944.96 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOREDO, MIRZA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,944.95 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, LUE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,944.82 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, JESSE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,944.82 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, ANITA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $72,944.81 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DORIS M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $72,944.69 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, CYNTHIA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $72,944.55 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGLIALORO, DIANE M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $72,944.51 Date 11/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, NICOLE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,944.34 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $72,944.15 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, NOREEN E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $72,944.06 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSABENE, MARILYN D Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $72,943.52 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, MARIE C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,943.13 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, ROGER S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $72,942.80 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, JACOB A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $72,942.66 Date 09/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, BARBARA H Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $72,941.61 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LUZ E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $72,941.52 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, AMBROSE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,941.33 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, CLAUDIA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $72,940.85 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGI, JARED M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $72,940.77 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Batavia Amount $72,940.70 Date 08/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAPIKOWSKI, JOHN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,940.48 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTEMA, ESTHER M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,940.47 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULT, RENEE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $72,940.40 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THILESEN, ERIC M Employer name North Bellmore Fire District Amount $72,940.18 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ANN MARIE Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $72,939.66 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCONE, SALVATORE Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $72,939.64 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, BRIAN J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $72,939.54 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-DOLMAN, KINDRA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $72,939.52 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOVODOFF, ALEXANDR B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,939.44 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RACHELLE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $72,939.36 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTI, AUDRA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $72,939.36 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGES, SUSAN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $72,939.36 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITT-CIFARELLI, AMBER N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $72,939.36 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, AUDREY J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $72,939.28 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLAUDIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $72,938.54 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, JUSTIN S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $72,938.36 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, MICHELE R Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $72,938.19 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHRET, MATTHEW J Employer name Washington County Amount $72,937.25 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWALL, RUSSELL W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $72,936.59 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCEY, TIMOTHY S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $72,935.52 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, DAVID A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,934.59 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, CANDELARIO Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $72,934.50 Date 04/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMENAR, PAUL J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $72,934.48 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, BONITA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,934.28 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System