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 RODMAN, JESSICA F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $72,503.08 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, LIND E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $72,502.23 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ARIC J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $72,502.21 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CHAMEKA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $72,502.20 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, APRIL L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $72,502.14 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, GARY J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $72,502.09 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, KEVIN D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $72,502.00 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,502.00 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATELY, MARIA L Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $72,501.82 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVAN, ANTOINETTE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,501.13 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERYS, RUSSELL M Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $72,501.08 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, JONATHAN C Employer name Franklin County Amount $72,499.39 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ELWYN C Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $72,499.00 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, PAUL E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $72,498.68 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANDREA Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,498.66 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DAWN MARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $72,498.61 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, DEBRA A Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $72,498.57 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHMAN, EUGENE C Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $72,498.51 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARNER, STEPHEN L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $72,498.38 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, PHILLIP E, III Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $72,498.30 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKMAN, KIMBERLY B Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $72,497.92 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KEVIN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $72,497.87 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLINGER, RONALD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,497.82 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS R Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $72,497.56 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMPER, ALEXANDER Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $72,497.30 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DENISE D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $72,497.04 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, LENORE C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $72,496.50 Date 04/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANUNZIATO, THOMAS Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $72,495.96 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, NEIL N Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,495.84 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, JOSHUA S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $72,495.77 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JASON M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,494.94 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, JOSEPH Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $72,494.79 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KEVIN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,494.66 Date 12/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCKELL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $72,494.65 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, PATRICIA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $72,494.63 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DIANNE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,494.54 Date 06/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTI, NELSON Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $72,494.50 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIPLER, RICHARD, II Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $72,494.39 Date 10/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-HLAVAC, KATHRYN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $72,494.24 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTEMPO, PATRICIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $72,493.98 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, GERALD H, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $72,493.77 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JACKSON C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $72,493.68 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANES, DOREEN D Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $72,493.44 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, LOURDES M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,491.35 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, DANIEL J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $72,491.17 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, ANTHONY O Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $72,491.11 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, MARCUS E Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $72,491.02 Date 08/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTRAKOS, PETER P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $72,490.85 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACERDOTE, MICHAEL Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $72,490.84 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAIT, MARY E Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $72,490.38 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ROSEMARY Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $72,490.07 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, JAVIER Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $72,489.22 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JAY W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $72,488.94 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYDEN, DAVID W, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $72,488.69 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, MINDY L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $72,488.53 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, FELIPE A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $72,488.39 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFF, JOSEPH S Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $72,488.02 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, CARLETON J, III Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $72,487.63 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNINO, JOHN S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $72,487.59 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, TIMOTHY W Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $72,487.16 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAODE, SAMSON A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,486.85 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYGOOD, ARLETHIA E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $72,486.69 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $72,486.48 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAWLEY, LANA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,485.82 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, MARITZA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,485.82 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, LINDA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,485.82 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,485.82 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODOROV, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $72,485.78 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, HORDELL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $72,485.59 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, FLORENCE S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $72,485.42 Date 05/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, SEAN P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $72,484.96 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, THOMAS Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,483.74 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, MICHAEL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $72,483.71 Date 01/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, DONNA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $72,483.68 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLLEBER, STEVEN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,483.59 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDABURY, VICKI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $72,483.58 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEWSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $72,482.84 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYLEWSKI, JAMIE Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $72,482.74 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $72,482.48 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, PETER G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,482.17 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SETH A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $72,481.88 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEARBY, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $72,481.66 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSANIO, MICHAEL F Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $72,481.56 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTO, MELINDA J Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $72,481.50 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, JOSEPH Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,480.99 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SYLVIA A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $72,480.80 Date 08/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, TIMOTHY B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $72,480.71 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, LORI ANN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $72,480.69 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JIMMY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $72,480.57 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENELAOS, JASON S Employer name City of Albany Amount $72,480.49 Date 05/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERCHOU, BARBARA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,480.45 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, YSBEL C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $72,480.24 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW T Employer name City of Rome Amount $72,479.66 Date 08/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIEOBI, JUSTIN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,479.42 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, PAUL M Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $72,479.12 Date 11/20/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULLO, RONALD P Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $72,478.66 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICHERMAN, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $72,478.44 Date 02/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGEYA, JOSH W Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $72,478.20 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, BRIAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $72,478.02 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $72,477.42 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System