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 PRICE, TRAYMANE D Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $70,560.14 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JEFFREY B Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $70,560.08 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLEHARDT, CARMEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.84 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREAVES, SHERLAN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $70,559.80 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYTON, DIANE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,559.51 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DAWN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,559.32 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, JOHNNIEMAE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NICOLE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,559.32 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,559.32 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDJAK, DENNIS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,559.32 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSIA, KWASI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,559.32 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, KATHY H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,559.32 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARETA, LORI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYNH, DIANA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,559.32 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAR, DEANNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,559.32 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATOKI, MICHAEL I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,559.32 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALBERTI, GARY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, DOLORES Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLI, MICHAEL V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEBAN, JOSE ALAN D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $70,559.32 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TRAVIS C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,559.32 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYEKAN, ALEXANDER G, JR Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,559.32 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKELEZO, JOHN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,559.32 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOKAS, CONSTANTINE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHI, VEER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,559.32 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, GINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,559.32 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLETT, SUZANNE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, MOHAMMED K Employer name Education Department Amount $70,559.32 Date 04/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, TYSHA Z Employer name Education Department Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, PAUL M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $70,559.32 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ALAN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $70,559.32 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, THOMASINA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, OTHNEIL C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JASON E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISIG, JOY L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, LAWRENCE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, HYMAN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MELISSA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKASH, ELLEN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKS, NANCY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIGH, SHAWN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, VIVIAN Y Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, MANUEL C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,559.32 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLU-OJO, ESTHER O Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,559.32 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICA, TODD W Employer name Oneida County Amount $70,559.29 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TROY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $70,559.05 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANNEY, JENNIFER E Employer name Albany County Amount $70,559.04 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASECKI, TODD E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,559.00 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELL, ANDREW C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $70,558.85 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, DAWN R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,558.80 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, ROBERT G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $70,558.73 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PAUL L, JR Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $70,558.53 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JULIE F Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $70,558.45 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELDRON, COLIN J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $70,557.98 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, MAUREEN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,557.97 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JAMES R Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $70,557.79 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JACQUELINE N Employer name Erie County Amount $70,557.66 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $70,557.59 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABORSKY, JESSICA L Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $70,557.57 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PJONTEK, LISA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,557.32 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, PATRICIA S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $70,557.05 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, GARY F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,556.97 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, LINNBER P Employer name Education Department Amount $70,556.72 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, ROBERTA H Employer name Education Department Amount $70,556.72 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOT, STEPHEN W Employer name Wayne County Amount $70,556.59 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULIP, JOSHUA C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $70,556.48 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, HOWARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $70,556.42 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, JEFFREY S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $70,556.42 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SUSANNE M Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $70,555.72 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, KARL E Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $70,555.52 Date 08/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, PAULA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $70,555.28 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESON, JANICE C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $70,554.74 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, CRAIG W Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,554.32 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLER, URI Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $70,554.28 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, ANDREA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $70,554.28 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZEVNICK, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $70,553.81 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENTE, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $70,553.73 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUVA, LYNNE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $70,553.70 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYER, ANN M Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $70,553.53 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTE, REBECCA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,553.32 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $70,553.01 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JEOVONNIE D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,552.92 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, LINDA L Employer name Albany County Amount $70,552.70 Date 07/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DAVID R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,552.61 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KENNETH W Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $70,552.20 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, LISA G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $70,552.00 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSENMAYER, DEAN E Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $70,551.98 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALICKY, MARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $70,551.88 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, HOLLY R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,551.78 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURABIAN, BETTY JANE L Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $70,551.15 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, LISA A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $70,550.86 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHIMOOTTIL, VARGHESE V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,550.51 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, THOMAS J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,550.48 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SEAN D Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $70,550.23 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAWSKY, CRAIG E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,549.41 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $70,549.21 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAREN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,548.88 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, CANDY C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $70,548.44 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, TANIA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,548.28 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, DWAYNE I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,548.19 Date 02/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System