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 SMITH, RYAN S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $68,830.63 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAYMOND J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,830.61 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, COLLEEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,830.58 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOSE R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $68,830.31 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, JUDY L Employer name Yates County Amount $68,829.68 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JACLYN L Employer name Livingston County Amount $68,829.65 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILE, ONOFRIO SAL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,829.53 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, MATTHEW S Employer name City of Albany Amount $68,829.50 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, RICHARD T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $68,829.45 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KENNETH D Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $68,829.38 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGES, KURT K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $68,829.15 Date 08/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, MARTHA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $68,829.13 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSOU, CLIVE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,828.72 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINELLI, MARY E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $68,828.58 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ALETHIA N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,828.45 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CHARRENE Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $68,828.40 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $68,828.37 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUD, BRIDGET C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,828.29 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, MIGUEL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,827.72 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMOH, AKANIMOH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,827.64 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINELLI, STACIE B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $68,827.32 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, LEONOR C Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,827.30 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHLER, SUSAN M Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $68,827.20 Date 01/20/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLA, GREG C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,826.99 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNAIL, CHAD R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $68,826.79 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWANYA-NYAMOLLO, HELLEN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,826.55 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHNEY, EDWARD J Employer name Warren County Amount $68,826.48 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAO, SE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,826.31 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, NOEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,826.04 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMICK, PAUL F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,825.44 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDADIN, AIMAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,825.34 Date 07/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLIVER, ROLAND B Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,825.34 Date 02/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELL, CHRISTINA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,825.22 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $68,825.12 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, ANN K Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $68,825.05 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICAVICH, JAMES D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,824.85 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEILEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,824.66 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHM, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $68,824.23 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MATTHEW V Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,823.00 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, JOEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,823.00 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOSTAK, DAVID M, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $68,822.93 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $68,822.78 Date 01/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JANICE Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $68,822.75 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONALDO, RITA Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $68,822.74 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFFE, ANNIE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $68,822.50 Date 11/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, EMILY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,822.30 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $68,822.07 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABROWICZ, NANCY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,821.82 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAKI, TAMMY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $68,821.08 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RAPHY Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $68,821.05 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENSTEN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,821.03 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA-SMITH, ANN M Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $68,820.89 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $68,820.70 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, ROY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,820.45 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOSEPH W P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $68,819.84 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEBRA E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $68,819.74 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, ARNOLD K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $68,819.63 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, JESSICA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,819.26 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAZEN, BRIAN K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,819.14 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRIVEE, CAROL A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $68,818.96 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $68,818.75 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDEN, JAMES T, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,818.05 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JANE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $68,817.85 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARK A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $68,816.98 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBER-NEAL, THERESA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $68,816.95 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, JOEANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,816.75 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRINO, DENISE P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,816.15 Date 11/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO-FARRELL, LUISA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, GEORGE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSKY, JOAN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERVONYY, YURIY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, JEN KAY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, JONATHAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESHCHUK, REGINA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKDER, TUHIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,816.15 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, RUSSELL L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEMA, MUDASSAR A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,816.15 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LING Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,816.15 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELIN, HAROLD Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,816.15 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITHAYATHIL, SINOJ P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,816.15 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUGBOBO, BABATUNDE K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $68,816.15 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONECKER, GEORGE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,816.15 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHLEVAN SABBAGH, SORAYA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,816.15 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JERRY Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, CHERYL A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $68,816.15 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORETSKY, MARIYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,816.15 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZAYEV, EDUARD E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABALOLA, OLUSHOLA B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAC, ASTERIO F, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, EVELYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUAMAN, IVAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, TSIEN-MIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODH, ADHIR C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIAL, JEAN F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER-GONZALEZ, MAXINE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, JOHN D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,816.15 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGETEMEYR, ELISABETH M Employer name Education Department Amount $68,815.94 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, AMANDA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,815.91 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARINO, CRISTINA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,815.80 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MAEVE J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,815.80 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System