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 NASARIO, ANGELA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,775.65 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIR, JENNIFER Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $69,773.77 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAMPS, SADIE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $69,773.57 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ALWYN A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $69,773.35 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPONETTI, HARRY M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,773.28 Date 04/15/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBALLO, KIM B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,773.04 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANI, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $69,772.52 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $69,772.22 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NOEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,772.01 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, JEFFREY P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,771.72 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, LOURDES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,771.69 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, CHARLES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,771.13 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, KELLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,770.94 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, ALBERT D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $69,770.77 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, BONNIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,770.65 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LON C Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $69,770.40 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, CAMISHA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,769.52 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, MARGARET A Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $69,769.47 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILL, SUSAN L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,769.46 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOLSON, JENNIFER P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,769.37 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, OTIS L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $69,769.31 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOTE, PETER W Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $69,769.22 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENBYNEK, TAMMY M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $69,768.73 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, KATHERINE MARY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,768.71 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, DAN D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,768.50 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, COLLEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,767.82 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISCHETTA, JOANNE C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,767.56 Date 05/27/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, KATHLEEN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $69,767.43 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAMI, CHARLES P Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $69,766.65 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALVAITIS, AIDAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,766.14 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURAN, MARK E Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,766.00 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, JAIME L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,765.91 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, DARREN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $69,765.76 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIST, SANDI R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $69,765.62 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMANA, GIANCARLO Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,765.52 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, JESSICA K Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $69,765.44 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYMENT, DEBORAH J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,764.92 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARMAN, KEVIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,764.91 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TAMMY J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $69,764.73 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURE, TWIGGY M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $69,764.31 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, OPAL L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,763.96 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNEY, ERIC J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,763.85 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKAW, ADAM H Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,763.79 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RONALD C W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $69,763.65 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TRUDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,763.03 Date 02/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, JOHN W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $69,762.49 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPAN, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,762.45 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALLEN J Employer name City of Rome Amount $69,761.85 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALBO-YZAGUIRRE, SUSAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,761.60 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POACH, HEATHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,761.60 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLMAN, VALERIE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,761.60 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID E Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,761.09 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTARO, JACQUELINE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $69,760.75 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOLSON-WILSON, JANICE L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $69,760.69 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICK Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,760.66 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHUNG, VAN K Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,760.01 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRUCE A, II Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $69,759.96 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDON, EVERARDO Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,759.94 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUENDIKE, WAYNE R Employer name Genesee County Amount $69,759.89 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMOLIK, JAMES P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,759.84 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, ADRIAN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,759.72 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LINDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,759.69 Date 07/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSING, FRIEDA G Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $69,759.59 Date 12/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELONA, PAULA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,759.46 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, DAVID G, III Employer name Department of State Amount $69,759.30 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERO, ANNE MARIE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $69,758.52 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANLEY, LUKE W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,758.16 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, JAMES C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,757.84 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIGAN, THOMAS F Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $69,757.79 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKO, ALEKSANDRA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $69,757.71 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Albany County Amount $69,757.45 Date 02/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNON, JOANNE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $69,757.19 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, MARK D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $69,756.99 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ROBERT Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,756.53 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, PHILLIP Employer name City of Rochester Amount $69,756.26 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, MODESTO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,756.24 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLUCKI, DAVID W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $69,756.16 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALRATH, JAMES P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $69,756.11 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WILLIAM J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $69,756.04 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JOHN C Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $69,755.81 Date 06/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ALEXANDRA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,755.49 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACOTTI, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,754.61 Date 02/24/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBUONO, RICHARD V Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $69,753.96 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, RANDALL Employer name City of Utica Amount $69,753.76 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAZZERI, JANICE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,753.13 Date 11/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT W Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $69,753.03 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISTER, MICHAEL Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,752.71 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, ELLEN B Employer name Albany County Amount $69,752.62 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, PATRICIA E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,752.23 Date 10/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELTY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,752.19 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PAMELA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,751.90 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, LORI M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $69,751.90 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARITHY, KEVIN T Employer name Albany County Amount $69,751.33 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPANI, SUSAN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $69,751.20 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON MATT, JASON R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $69,751.13 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, SARLYN Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $69,751.09 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, JOHN S Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $69,751.06 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, FRANK M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $69,750.57 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERRICO, NINO A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $69,750.56 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $69,750.55 Date 10/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System