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 PORCELLA, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,968.70 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMIDON, THOMAS P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,968.61 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUKHOV, JULIA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $68,968.53 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, RICHARD T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,968.51 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LEELAND Employer name Office of General Services Amount $68,968.31 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, JEFFREY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,967.96 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, LINDA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,967.87 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, WILLIAM P Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $68,967.68 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $68,967.48 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHAEL B Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $68,967.02 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, BRIAN T Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $68,966.98 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $68,966.86 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORME, ARMANDO F Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,966.70 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, LIBERO Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $68,966.64 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JONATHAN N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $68,966.53 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MARK J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $68,966.20 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, CURTIS J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $68,966.15 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, LISA C Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $68,966.09 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTARITA, CHRISTINE T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,965.99 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COONEY, JAMES R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,965.33 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JEREMY P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,965.27 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOM, DAWN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,965.22 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAHAN, JASON J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $68,964.74 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BRADLEY B Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $68,964.69 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, TAMEKA T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,964.47 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXAMA, FRITZ J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,964.34 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, VALENCIA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,964.18 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFER, RITA J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $68,963.96 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBURGER, DAVID M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $68,963.77 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOWSKI, KRISTI L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,963.68 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, BRIAN D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $68,963.61 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, JULIANNE Employer name Albany County Amount $68,963.43 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURM, SHARON S Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $68,963.10 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENGLER, GARY Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $68,962.82 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SUNNY V Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $68,962.68 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, MICHAEL B Employer name Hewlett Bay Fire District Amount $68,962.40 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MELANIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,961.68 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSHANDLER, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $68,961.28 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MARY M Employer name Albany County Amount $68,961.26 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, HARVINDAR Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $68,960.61 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHEGAN, GERALD Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,960.32 Date 06/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTELLER, KIM C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,959.72 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKES, STEPHANIE J Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $68,959.33 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, ROBERT L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,958.81 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEJIA, MAYRA I Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,958.63 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, MARY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,958.47 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JOANNE P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $68,958.23 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, FREDERICK R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $68,957.65 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVEDO, WILBERT O Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $68,956.94 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONAS, VALERIE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $68,956.94 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, LI-WEN LISA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,956.72 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, CHERYL K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,956.65 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLANTE, DINA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,956.63 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JINE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,956.63 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, GUY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,956.63 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMMARO, TATIANA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,956.63 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, IVY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,956.36 Date 10/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, ADAM D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $68,955.35 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LATONIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $68,955.07 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, LYNDA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,954.55 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LORI A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,954.55 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, KRISTEN N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,954.55 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, ROBERT J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $68,954.02 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, SPENCER F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,953.88 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUTTARIA, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $68,953.71 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTORAN, JODY M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $68,953.32 Date 11/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, VERONICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,953.06 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOY, TRACIE E, MS Employer name Lewis County Amount $68,953.00 Date 04/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGBILL, RON G Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,952.40 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, R ADRIAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,952.40 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRR, LYDIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,952.33 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMESSER, ERIC Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,952.22 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLOUGH, GLORIA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,952.20 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, ERIC W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,952.05 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, PETER J Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $68,951.88 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY L Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $68,951.70 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPSHAW, VALTINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,951.66 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, DEBORAH Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,951.45 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BLADEL, JOHN C Employer name Fulton County Amount $68,951.35 Date 11/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTINO, JOHN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $68,951.35 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARK A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $68,950.96 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCIALSKI, ANDREW G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,950.74 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, DANIEL T Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $68,950.38 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARMAN, MERCEDES E Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,950.37 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNING, ROBERT C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $68,950.36 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, PENNEY L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $68,950.10 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGREW, STACEY Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,950.00 Date 01/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, LORI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,949.60 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TJORNHOM, DIANE E Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $68,949.36 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CRAIG S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $68,949.27 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, CINDY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,949.07 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TRACY A Employer name Orange County Amount $68,948.98 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, DAVID E, JR Employer name Seneca County Amount $68,948.60 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $68,948.50 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRODY, JOHN F Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $68,948.48 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAN, LU Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $68,948.30 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, ROBERT E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $68,948.23 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $68,948.23 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,948.02 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UKERITIS, BETSY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,948.02 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System