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 ZAJAC, YOSEF Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,437.64 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, JOHN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $68,436.98 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLINGWORTH, SUSAN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $68,436.93 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, NICOLE E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $68,436.66 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, KIMBERLY D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $68,436.51 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKL, COREY T Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $68,436.51 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, LILLIAN Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $68,436.29 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, ARTHUR R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $68,436.26 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LAMONT Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,436.22 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLING, TODD J Employer name Erie County Amount $68,435.77 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASENCIA, SHANNON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,435.64 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, NINA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,435.40 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGI, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $68,435.18 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKULIK, TROY J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $68,434.46 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTOR, MARK F Employer name Oneida County Amount $68,434.03 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYLER, DIANE H Employer name Erie County Amount $68,434.02 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $68,434.00 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, ALTON S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,433.89 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, SANDRA L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $68,433.82 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAMASCO, COREY D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,433.17 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY, STACY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,432.63 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOHAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,432.28 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, SPENCER C Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $68,432.19 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DORENE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,432.00 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKIEWICZ, BARBARA S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $68,432.00 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, CHRISTINE J Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $68,431.67 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLER, RANDAL G Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $68,431.59 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, JUSTIN E Employer name Wayne County Amount $68,431.56 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, DONNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,431.48 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $68,431.41 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TROY G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $68,431.24 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MARY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,431.23 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, JAMES E Employer name Town of Webster Amount $68,430.95 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, JENNY A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $68,430.13 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AKIA Q Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,429.92 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STEVEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,429.92 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,429.92 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKBOHM, SCOTT S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,429.92 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, BRENT C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,429.92 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIDZICK, JAMES S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,429.92 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIN, MEME A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $68,429.92 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSKI, JOEL S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,429.92 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, KELLY M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,429.92 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAKOWER, SEAN P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,429.92 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $68,429.92 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BONNIE K Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $68,429.92 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLUCCI, LAWRENCE, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,429.55 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYSZEWSKI, DONNA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,429.32 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLICK, MELISSA J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,429.11 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKERSON, ALONZO C, JR Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $68,428.96 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $68,428.82 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOHN R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $68,428.81 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, MICHAEL J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $68,428.75 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, MARK K Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $68,428.02 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESNER, MICHELLE L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $68,428.00 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ANN-MARIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,427.28 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PHILIP S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $68,427.08 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODNIESINSKI, EDWARD Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,427.01 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAN, MARY B Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $68,426.78 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, KIT PING TAMMY Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $68,426.37 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARE, FRANCIS P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,426.26 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, JOHN J, V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,426.24 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKELBAAN, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $68,426.21 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANAUDO, ELIO Employer name City of Rye Amount $68,426.12 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDIN, MARIE C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,425.64 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHEAMPONG, ENOCK K Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, DAVID K Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEE, KERRICK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JUNIO ISMAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, DIOGENES W Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, LISANN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHU, MEGCHANDRA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENAS, ALFREDO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JIMMIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, TERESA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARON, SCOTT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGANNON, KAREN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 01/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASLEY, DONNA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, CLARENCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SUSIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, LEONARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARFMAN, AMY Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDHU, SURINDER K Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON L Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, LUZ I Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, MICHELLE Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,425.37 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, JUNE M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $68,425.10 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, PHILLIP D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $68,424.67 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGGER, VINCENT E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $68,423.47 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIO, KAREN M Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $68,423.44 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, CHRISTINE A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $68,423.00 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, PAMELA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,422.99 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKALICH, LYUDMILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $68,422.77 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, KEVIN L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $68,422.76 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABA, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Rye Amount $68,422.38 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERI, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $68,422.03 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ERIC F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $68,421.99 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABAD, CHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,421.56 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System