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 SCHULTZ, MARGARET Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $68,216.14 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTERT, WENDY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $68,216.03 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, MICHELE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,215.93 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RONALD A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $68,215.91 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $68,215.29 Date 04/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINBACH, ANNE M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $68,214.93 Date 04/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORNEYEV, YEVGENIY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,214.80 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, MAUREEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,214.65 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLYARD, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,214.20 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, RANDY N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $68,213.94 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, WILLIAM L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $68,213.87 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRINGLE, JILLIAN DIAZ Employer name Albany County Amount $68,213.40 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JOHN D Employer name Albany County Amount $68,213.36 Date 02/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLA, KENNETH T, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,213.28 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, GLADYS Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $68,213.22 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASCA, KRISTINE L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,212.38 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCABE, KAREN M, MRS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,212.38 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KATHERINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,212.38 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFANISCO, STEPHANIE L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,212.38 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MICHAEL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,212.30 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, BETTY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,211.74 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, MARQUIS D Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $68,211.70 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLE, ROBERT A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $68,211.68 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHILL, JOVAN N Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $68,211.54 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE-LEATHERS, MELANIE S Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $68,210.83 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, DONNA J Employer name Education Department Amount $68,210.61 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSHTEYN, ANNA V Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $68,210.47 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, LAURA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,210.44 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RUTH E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,210.05 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOSHUA W Employer name Albany County Amount $68,209.91 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, CANDICE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,209.86 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMARDI, WENDY L Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $68,209.78 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECHTIG, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $68,209.27 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, TORRENA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $68,209.18 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, LISA M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $68,209.16 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVES, DONNA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,208.82 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTHOFER, MICHELE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,208.54 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, MATTHEW A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $68,207.98 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, ARLYN C Employer name Hempstead Industrial Dev Agcy Amount $68,207.48 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LISA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $68,207.18 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATLER, DENISE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,206.89 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASBURY-CLARK, YVONNE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $68,206.81 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOY, ANDREA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $68,206.73 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESNEL, JEFFREY E, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,206.58 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TRISTAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,206.27 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, STEPHANIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,206.26 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOHN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,205.66 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRAN, ROBERT G Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $68,204.92 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ICTEMEL, AYLIN Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,204.60 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, YAN Employer name Department of Law Amount $68,204.59 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMPERIO, ALAN J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $68,203.90 Date 10/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIUS, KIM I Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $68,203.75 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITETTA, ROBERT M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $68,203.58 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NHAM, PHU DIEP Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $68,202.60 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMING, DENISE S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,202.51 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,201.32 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPCULKIT, YESENIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,201.31 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CARMELO J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $68,200.82 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $68,200.74 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,200.49 Date 07/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JOYCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,200.37 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRENANT, BRIAN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,200.17 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINI, PEI P Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,200.12 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN-SMITH, KAREN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,199.86 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CRYSTAL Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $68,199.81 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODIKOV, JEFFREY E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $68,199.42 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CALLA, LATOYA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $68,199.15 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULIA, JEREMY G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,199.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STEPHEN R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $68,198.21 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYSLO, WILLIAM R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $68,198.17 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, EILEEN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,198.00 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, CRAIG P Employer name Franklin County Amount $68,197.93 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRK-INSTRELLA, DAWN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,197.24 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, ERIN E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $68,197.05 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINZ, BRIAN D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,196.87 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETHEL, BLAIR T Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $68,196.57 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANNETTE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $68,196.39 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWENDOWSKI, MONICA F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,196.37 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, JOSE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $68,196.31 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANTE D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,195.86 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,195.60 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSONBAUGH, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,195.60 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, DARLENE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,195.60 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DEWITT J Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,195.51 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBOTTI, SHAUN J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,195.07 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGER, RANDALL W Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $68,194.95 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, BEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $68,194.37 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, ANTHONY C Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,193.95 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOVIC, GORAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,193.84 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $68,193.18 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROZANNO A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $68,192.80 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEVA, KELLIANN Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $68,192.47 Date 09/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, LAURIE M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $68,192.24 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVENTURA, FRANK J Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $68,192.16 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWARD, CHAD D Employer name Village of Medina Amount $68,192.11 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARR, ERIC N Employer name Wayne County Amount $68,191.86 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISCHEN, JODIE M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $68,191.71 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELAN, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $68,191.42 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL D Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $68,191.33 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, KARA S Employer name Orange County Amount $68,190.35 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System