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 VENTRE, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $69,704.33 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERVILLE, ELLOUISE Z Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,704.20 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JUAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $69,704.06 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DURIN B Employer name Genesee County Amount $69,703.93 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, TREVOR N Employer name Town of Webb Amount $69,703.73 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, TERRANCE P Employer name Albany County Amount $69,703.19 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLING, VILMA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,702.85 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUZA, KAREN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,702.79 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTO, ORLANDO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,702.73 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, PATRICK H Employer name Town of Webster Amount $69,702.38 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JOSEPH A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,701.54 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDIS, PATRICK R Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $69,701.46 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, ELAINE P Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $69,701.46 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKOWSKI, VINCENT J Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,701.28 Date 12/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSHER, SANDRA A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $69,701.16 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIN, MATTHEW J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $69,701.06 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEEZ-TAIWO, SOLA T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $69,700.96 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER WIELE, WENDY S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $69,700.65 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JUDY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,700.55 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, ERICA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,700.15 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMMER, JAMES R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $69,700.15 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LORI A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,699.48 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, MARY D Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $69,699.28 Date 10/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COY, TODD A Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,699.24 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALK, ANDREA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,699.24 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCK, ARNOLD D, III Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,699.24 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YANG-MING Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,699.24 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONACCI, ROBERT A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,699.24 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, TRAVIS J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $69,699.21 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITT, CONSTANCE M A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $69,699.07 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ALTEAHA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,699.07 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMER, PENELOPE L Employer name Greene County Amount $69,698.49 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $69,698.00 Date 10/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIGLIANO, MATTHEW P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,697.78 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADIGAN, KENNETH T Employer name Erie County Amount $69,697.64 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, TIMOTHY G Employer name Genesee County Amount $69,697.42 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, JOHN D Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $69,697.24 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTINO, BARBARA B Employer name Orange County Amount $69,697.13 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS J Employer name Pleasant Valley Fire District Amount $69,697.02 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEAN, AARON A Employer name Chenango County Amount $69,696.90 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKER, JASON I Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,696.75 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IQRAM, MOHAMMAD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,696.24 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWES, SUSAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,696.00 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERSON-SANDOLO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,696.00 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, VENICE E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $69,695.94 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESEN, RICHARD A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $69,695.78 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUFFRANT, LAVAUD Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,695.56 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGIOLA, LISA D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $69,695.48 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, JENNIFER P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,695.40 Date 03/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, JOSEPH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,695.28 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LISA R Employer name Erie County Amount $69,695.20 Date 05/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTABLE, KAREN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,695.02 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKELJIC, REFIK Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $69,694.17 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JEANNETTE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,694.17 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,694.17 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSPERO, NICHOLAS A, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,694.17 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, COREY F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $69,694.17 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATA, EUNICE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPANI, ANNE MARIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DAVID Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, MARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANNERY, BRIDGET B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, MICHELLE B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KARA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SUSAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOST, KAREN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, TERRENCE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLODOWSKI, LISA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACH, CONNIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, ESTHER Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOFF, MARY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, CAITLIN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPINO, CRYSTAL L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLETTO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KYLE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MILDRED Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILLIAM T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, MARIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBRO, CYNTHIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADLOSKY, DIANE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,694.17 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, JEFFREY L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $69,694.16 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, WENDI T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,693.87 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, JONATHAN A Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $69,693.18 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHAD Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $69,692.61 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DAWN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,691.73 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARDI, NANCY A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $69,691.53 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGAR, MARK R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,691.34 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, STEPHEN R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,691.31 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMACK, LARK A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,691.10 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, KATHLEEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $69,691.00 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHTMYER, GLENN D Employer name Erie County Amount $69,690.67 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLI, LISA C Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $69,690.50 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONEA, STEVEN R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $69,690.03 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOY, KARRY N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,689.96 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DAVID P Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,689.71 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TINA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,689.47 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, WADEZ Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,689.34 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $69,688.81 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHEL, JULIETTA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $69,688.15 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System