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 SUCY, RHONDA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGENEN, NANCY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIAC, JACOB V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,878.34 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMMA, LISA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, JAMES R, III Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANZMAN, JUDY E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,878.34 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, JEROME C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/14/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTZ, GEORGE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREITMAN, YISROEL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSSON, EDWARD J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO-WHITE, NANCY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,878.34 Date 10/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, GARY P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/06/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DAVID H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CYR, ANNE M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RUSSELL D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MARGARET A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSOGORSKI, WILLIAM E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIENZO, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITALSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $68,878.34 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDETT, KAREN A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ALLEN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, MARY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICORA, GRETCHEN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIDASZ, DANIEL G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMI, STEVEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, KEVIN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, LINDA LEE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLEY, DANIEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, KATHLEEN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DEBORAH J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULZER, DIANE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DANIEL M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JOHN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, PATRICK J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, LAWRENCE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, ANNETTE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, DENNIS K Employer name Education Department Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, DEBORAH J Employer name Education Department Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, DONNA L Employer name Education Department Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, JOHN M Employer name Education Department Amount $68,878.34 Date 04/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, DEBORAH H Employer name Education Department Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, KERRY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIEL D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKI, JANET L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHAN, ANN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLATOSTI, MARY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACULLO-HOYER, CHERYL G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGNER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERASIA, PETER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GREGORY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMILE, CHARLES J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHICKLE, LISA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANET N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, LINDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ANDREA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,878.34 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MICHELLE L Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, JEAN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEAU, DEBORAH J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTER, DAVID L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LISLE, RAYMOND J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCHILLI, PAUL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, RITA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARUNA, MOHAMMAD Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, EUGENE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAN, MAHALAKSHMI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, LORI L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINVILLE, MICHELE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, THERESA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, CAROL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BINU C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISHMAN, JEFF T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUONG, CHAU M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,878.34 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-WOODS, SHERINE A Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, EMMA K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AICHER, LISA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,878.34 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITTENDEN, ROSEMARY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,878.34 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MARTHA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,878.34 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LINDA Q Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,878.34 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ALESIA VICTORIAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,878.34 Date 05/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELENIESKI, TIFFANY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, RICHARD C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,878.34 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDELLA, DENIS D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,878.34 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, GARY C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,878.34 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLKHORST, VERONICA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,878.34 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERINO, DENISE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,878.34 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIOTIS, RICHARD J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,878.34 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, GREGORY P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $68,878.12 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPRIOLA, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,878.02 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTI, LORRAINE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,878.00 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOM, TARA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $68,877.91 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO-CARDONA, ERIK L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,877.78 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANGIONE, JOSEPH O, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $68,877.76 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, JASON A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,877.41 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, JOSEPH B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,876.78 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALICIA T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $68,876.76 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDO, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,876.72 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, BRENDEN A Employer name Orleans County Amount $68,876.72 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System