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 BENJAMIN, DAVID M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $70,795.40 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CRISTINA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $70,795.40 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, JACQUELINE F Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,795.40 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, KERIAN A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $70,795.40 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZA, JOHN V, JR Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $70,794.54 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE L Employer name City of Hornell Amount $70,794.30 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, GORDON G, III Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $70,794.13 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SHAWN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $70,793.97 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABA, DAVID M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $70,793.60 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRIFF, TERESA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,793.53 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUSAN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,793.29 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIENCE, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Utica Amount $70,792.86 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUANDT, ROSANNE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,792.80 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CHESTER T, III Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $70,792.69 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, JOHN G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,792.67 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANS, ALEXANDER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,792.63 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAM, REXELLA S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $70,792.53 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, SUSIE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,792.15 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS-WILLIAMS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,792.15 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, VALERIE N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,792.15 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, HENRY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $70,791.20 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVELLO, ROSEMARY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,790.83 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATIN, DANIEL R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $70,790.83 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DEIRDRE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $70,790.05 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELESKI, MARILYN A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $70,788.95 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $70,787.67 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURLNICK, STEVEN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,787.27 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTINO, DORIS A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $70,787.23 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATHEN, SHAWN T Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $70,787.20 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GILLIAN E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,787.06 Date 08/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ANDREW Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $70,786.31 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHEN, ROBERT G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $70,786.20 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GEM C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,785.73 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, TODD M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $70,785.73 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, ANTHONY R Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $70,785.68 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, GENE M, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $70,785.08 Date 02/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $70,784.73 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, PATRICIA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATT, RASHMIKANT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, ANN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 09/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, GRACE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSIR, GWENN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, DEBORAH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHRHOFF, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENBERG, JESSICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,784.20 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,784.07 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLDERS, ERIC T Employer name Rockland County Amount $70,784.05 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDESMA, FERNANDO Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $70,783.90 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOPYK, BRADLEY D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $70,783.72 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, NATASHA C Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $70,783.70 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARASANO, FREDERICK A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $70,783.01 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGLADE, DEBORAH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $70,782.77 Date 12/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALY, RODY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,782.62 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKEEFE-GONZALEZ, PATRICIA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,782.37 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEY, JANA S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $70,782.32 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, PAUL N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,782.24 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, DIANA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $70,782.09 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERSEN, BRIAN CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $70,782.06 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, DANIEL R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $70,781.43 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO, ANDREW R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $70,781.20 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, WILLIAM D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $70,780.96 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON-MEEDER, SUZANNE L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $70,780.94 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIBULSKY, GREGORY A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $70,780.84 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRADO-PERILLO, ROSALENE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,780.48 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORALEMON, AMY Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $70,780.34 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARIO, DENNIS Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $70,780.34 Date 12/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DIANA E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, TIMMY W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KIM M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, EDWARD J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VIVO, THOMAS G W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, NICOLE D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLONE, MASSIMO Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFUCCI, EVELYN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ALBERT S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL P Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZELL, DANIELLE N Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PUTRON, CLEON A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FONTAINE, MICHAEL T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TASHON L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, TYRONE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, MARY R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, FAITH R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PETER N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBELINO, ROSEANNE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIULLA, ANTHONY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MARIA J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, BRIAN H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, THOMAS J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, ROBERT E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, THOMAS S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONERGAN, MAUREEN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NDELI, PAUL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUN, KYUNGMIN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $70,780.32 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAMO, DIANE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,780.32 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASS, KEVIN A Y Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,780.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JEANNINE A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,780.32 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $70,780.32 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System