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 ROTOLO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,463.07 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, HELENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,462.36 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFILL-HINDS, HEATHER A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,462.35 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABELLO, BERNARD J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,462.35 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENAT, YAMILEE M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $69,462.35 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $69,462.35 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELL, MARY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,462.12 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, CHRISTINA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $69,461.72 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBORN, JOHN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,461.45 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, ANTHONY C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,461.08 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ENTRONE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $69,461.08 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, FRANK W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,460.63 Date 12/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, NATHAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,460.34 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINO, JAMES G Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $69,460.17 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,460.17 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALASON, MARY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $69,459.82 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLEM, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $69,459.80 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDS, RONALD A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,459.78 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, LORRIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,459.78 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZESZUTO, MARY H Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $69,459.70 Date 08/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, EILEEN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,459.70 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KENYATTE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $69,459.59 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALIK, JOHN D Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $69,459.54 Date 07/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, VICTORIA M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $69,459.53 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, STACY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,459.28 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, RACHEL L Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $69,458.45 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALERO, JORGE L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $69,457.98 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIECK, JAMES G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $69,457.76 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, DONALD R Employer name City of Utica Amount $69,457.38 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,456.41 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, SCOTT E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $69,456.36 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, LYNN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $69,456.31 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNOSKI, JAYME L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $69,456.08 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHILL, BARRY T Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $69,455.63 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRONCICH, ANTHONY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $69,455.44 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, RACHEL C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,455.24 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICCHIO, ROSEANNA M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $69,454.74 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, SALLY J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $69,454.40 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, DAVID W Employer name City of Olean Amount $69,454.19 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, WILLIAM R Employer name Albany County Amount $69,454.15 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, IAN M Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $69,454.03 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOR, SUSAN A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $69,453.63 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ZACHARY T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $69,453.12 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REACH, MEHNA H Employer name Education Department Amount $69,453.02 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, MICHELE L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $69,452.62 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, CHEEHO P Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $69,452.47 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLA, JASON J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $69,452.34 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLE, HERBERT N, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,452.02 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GWENDOLYN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $69,451.72 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TOMMIE L, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $69,451.60 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BENNY Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $69,451.45 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCHKE, DEVIN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,451.15 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUREWITZ, JOY R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $69,450.59 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, ANA MARIA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $69,450.53 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASALA, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $69,450.45 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $69,450.42 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLEY-GRASSI, NATHAN Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $69,450.10 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARING, TERESA D Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $69,449.93 Date 03/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMER, DANIEL R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $69,449.84 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, MARY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,449.82 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEJAME, ALAN P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $69,449.59 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBUS, ANTHONY F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $69,448.20 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, KEITH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $69,447.77 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GA NUN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,447.75 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVA, EDGARDO Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $69,447.70 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,446.97 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ELBA H Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $69,446.86 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGUA, RICARDO R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $69,446.86 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, BARRETT B Employer name Erie County Amount $69,446.10 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZAK, STEPHEN B Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $69,445.93 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNACCHIO, OSCAR R Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,445.91 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, GEOFFREY L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $69,445.80 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILAC, DEAN E Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $69,445.58 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TO, CHRISTINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,445.38 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEAL, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $69,445.31 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CENTORE, MARK K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $69,445.28 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, GREGORY D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $69,445.01 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZORA, TARYN V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $69,444.73 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BRONWYN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,444.71 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, NELSON M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $69,444.32 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $69,444.12 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, OPAL T Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $69,443.96 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, HEMANT K Employer name Rockland County Amount $69,443.92 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, JASON H Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $69,443.75 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGLER, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,443.38 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, KEITH G Employer name Education Department Amount $69,443.14 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPELLER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $69,442.69 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, OSCAR A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,442.43 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMERO, RICHARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,442.41 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFNER, AMY K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,442.37 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NANCY C Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $69,441.13 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTURIENE, FRANCELLA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,441.04 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BARBARA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,441.03 Date 05/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBEN, KENT W Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,440.81 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, THOMAS A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $69,440.48 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WINSOME Employer name Albany County Amount $69,440.47 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,440.43 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,440.35 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, SCOTT A Employer name Yates County Amount $69,440.26 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KATHLEEN S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $69,440.13 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System