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 CIFARELLI, PEBBLE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,193.52 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERFETTI, KRISTEN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $70,193.45 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFIAZA, RIZALINA A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $70,192.88 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIG, TAYLOR D Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,192.80 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, JEANNE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $70,192.46 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, JACOB R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $70,192.37 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADUNS, JEREMY R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,191.27 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL SIGNORE, SHAWN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $70,191.04 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ERIK A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,190.33 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLI, E.SCOTT Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,189.54 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINEGAR, ANNE MARIE E Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $70,189.16 Date 11/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMO, PATRICK Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,188.89 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BETTY D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $70,188.87 Date 12/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, DAVID J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,188.74 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, TARYN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,188.54 Date 05/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARY NEE Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $70,188.44 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, MELISSA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,188.25 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, EDWARD J, SR Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $70,187.72 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JOSE M, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $70,187.68 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, BRIAN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,187.54 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, JAMES C Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $70,187.18 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, DEREK T Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,187.04 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SUSI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,186.89 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERIDEAU, TROY A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $70,186.89 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZSCH, ALICE Employer name Fulton County Amount $70,186.76 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JANET V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,186.57 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERHALTER, KATHERINE R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,186.14 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, RONALD Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $70,185.61 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVIRAM, JESSE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,185.25 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, JENNIFER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,185.25 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, STEFANIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,185.25 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,185.23 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, DEBORAH S Employer name Cornell University Amount $70,185.14 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, PATRICIA A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $70,184.06 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONNA, THOMAS D Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $70,183.89 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLIC, DARRICK G Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $70,183.85 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA MARIA, GINA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $70,183.75 Date 01/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAVERDE, ANIBAL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,183.46 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LEZLIE A Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $70,183.03 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERHAN, MISRAK H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $70,183.02 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPUSOV, SERGEY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $70,182.94 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSPACH, JEFFREY G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,182.93 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKER-CRISP, AVIS C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $70,182.81 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAN, HAI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,182.27 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,182.19 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLING, TIMOTHY M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,181.86 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, REGINALD C, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,181.42 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADAD-HURST, PAMELA S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,181.21 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, THOMAS C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $70,180.80 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,180.73 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, ROBERT J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,180.72 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, DENNIS C, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $70,180.67 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWTHORNE, WANDA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,180.38 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERIO, LAURA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,180.07 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $70,179.83 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, ROBERT J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $70,179.69 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANTZ, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,179.22 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, KENNY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,178.96 Date 03/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DAVID M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,178.67 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, LINDA M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $70,178.55 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMZALSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,178.37 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCONE, NICHOLAS T Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $70,178.32 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLO, MARTIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,178.18 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LORRAINE A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $70,178.06 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,178.02 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JASON R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $70,177.93 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBY, CAROL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,177.90 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, DAVID B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,177.90 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, NAVIN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,177.90 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, EDITH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,177.90 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, SHONLONDA S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $70,177.79 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITCH, COREY Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $70,177.74 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRESE, DANIEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,177.67 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BRANDON G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,177.41 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, MARK J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,177.22 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $70,177.20 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISCHETTI, ANNMARIE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $70,177.14 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIER, AMY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $70,177.08 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISK, SUZANNE F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,177.07 Date 06/24/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, JOSHUA B Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $70,176.96 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, DOUGLAS M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $70,176.86 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHRISTINE P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,176.46 Date 10/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, TIMOTHY J, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,176.37 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUELLAR, CLAUDIA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,176.20 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELIGA, BOGDAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,175.90 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELENO, WALTER E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,175.84 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, VALDO G Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $70,175.66 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREIGHT, THOMAS A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $70,175.24 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, ANNEMARIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $70,174.38 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $70,174.31 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, ERIN C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,174.31 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMICK, DEBRA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,174.31 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JUNE S Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $70,174.29 Date 06/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, BRIAN S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $70,174.21 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESCH, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $70,174.20 Date 05/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REIGLE, SIDNEY L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $70,173.97 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOWKA, ANNETTE J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $70,173.93 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EVELYN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $70,173.83 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANULAVICH, DANIEL T Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $70,173.47 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLINAN, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $70,172.88 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System