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 MILLER, BRYAN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $72,333.95 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELY, MICHELE C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $72,333.44 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, STEPHEN H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $72,333.36 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DONALD L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $72,333.12 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTIER, PAUL M Employer name Washington County Amount $72,333.04 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, LUCY G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,332.55 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JOSEPH J, III Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $72,332.23 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, SETH A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $72,332.03 Date 01/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLIZNIAK, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $72,331.68 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ROBERT Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $72,331.56 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIELLE Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $72,331.48 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANNA, JAMIE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,331.04 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLOTTA, MONICA A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $72,329.84 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, ALLISON L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,329.75 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, JASON M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $72,329.71 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINOS, CARLOS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,329.65 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARALLO, JULIE A Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $72,329.40 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, JEFFREY W Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $72,329.23 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGANA, JASON M Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $72,328.45 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIAN E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $72,328.44 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAN, GENNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,328.22 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSEPH V Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $72,328.06 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUESI, TEUDY D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $72,327.89 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROFF, PETER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,327.42 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHARLES F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $72,327.09 Date 11/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHL, PETER Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $72,326.90 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATES, STONIE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,326.07 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHET-BOULE, ROSELINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,325.89 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKEL, CHARLES L, III Employer name City of Watertown Amount $72,325.78 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, FARUKH G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $72,325.64 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVINETTO, JEROME G Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $72,325.63 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARJORIE A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,325.23 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, OTHELIA C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $72,324.97 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFINO, JEREMY J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,324.94 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, GERALD L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $72,324.92 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, MATTHEW L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $72,324.79 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPAGNONE, ANGELA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $72,324.72 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRITTANY D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $72,324.72 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDIELLO, MARGHERITE J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $72,324.72 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DEBORAH Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $72,324.72 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BEVERLY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $72,324.72 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMAD, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $72,324.72 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNATA, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MARIA T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, HILARY M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MARY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, TERRY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCIONE, ANGELA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SHARON A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, LUCINDA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DANA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLOT, MATHI T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, MICHELE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSAMA, FABIENNE F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, SUSAN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, KOFII D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOURES, DENISE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JON M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, BERNICE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, MARIE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 07/06/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBELE, REYNA E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODMAN, LORI B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMALZ, JANINE K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRIGGS, KRYSTAL E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KASHA N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, VALERIE D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, CAROL M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $72,324.72 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTEFANO, VIVIAN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $72,324.72 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DIANA D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $72,324.72 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SABRINA O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $72,324.65 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,324.60 Date 06/17/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTA, VINCENZO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $72,324.41 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,323.91 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANE, EDWARD P Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $72,323.49 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SEAN P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,323.03 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST-HARRIS, KIMBERLY N Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $72,322.93 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROLD, CLAROPATRIA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,322.92 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, PING Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,322.71 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLODNIAK, WALTER W Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $72,322.57 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELIS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,322.53 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, JOSEPH P Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $72,321.91 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKIRICA, MICHAEL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,321.86 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, DARES Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $72,321.70 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRANCE, JOSHUA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,321.47 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, CONDENESSA G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,321.43 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, DENISE F Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $72,321.28 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MARIBEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $72,321.24 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALENZO, ANTHONY G Employer name Oneida County Amount $72,320.81 Date 05/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, CHRISTINE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $72,320.20 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, JOANNE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $72,320.10 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, GERARD E, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $72,319.92 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMERT, WILLIAM A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $72,319.91 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTOWICZ, JEAN MARIE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $72,318.74 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENMUTH, RODNEY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,318.29 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER-VILLANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $72,317.91 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDUC, JIMMY Employer name Saratoga County Amount $72,317.90 Date 07/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, EVAN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $72,317.90 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ANDREW P Employer name City of Fulton Amount $72,317.87 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, ROBERT J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $72,317.79 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTMANN, FLORENCE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $72,317.47 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System