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 GAZZETTA, SONIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $68,139.07 Date 03/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, LUIS G Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $68,138.94 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIAU, JUDE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,138.84 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINSBACK, ANNE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $68,138.65 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SHARON M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $68,138.65 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMI, EDIP Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $68,138.49 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LAURIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,138.46 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALYHARNEY, PATRICIA J Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $68,138.00 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZSIDAY, ANDREW J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $68,137.92 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, GERTRUDE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,137.89 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMANATHAN, VIJAY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,137.88 Date 06/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMME, SANA T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $68,137.87 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNO, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $68,137.66 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTYL, JOSEPHINE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $68,137.08 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIUK, ANDREW J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $68,137.03 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMORA, BROOKE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $68,137.01 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPI, BRUCE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $68,136.80 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, KENNETH R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $68,136.55 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, NORMA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,136.47 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LINDA K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,136.42 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENE, MARNELLE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $68,136.17 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, AARON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,136.15 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ARIEL Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $68,136.09 Date 08/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LACHELA V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,135.65 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDEMIO, VENESSA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $68,134.97 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, PAUL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $68,134.89 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, MADELINE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $68,134.85 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODANO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $68,134.53 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Kent Amount $68,134.43 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KIMBERLY L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $68,134.10 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, DIANE L Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $68,134.09 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, DAVID Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,133.93 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTER, SUSAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,133.90 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, JAMIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,133.78 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MICHAEL K Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,133.52 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, DAVID L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,133.49 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYRONE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,133.12 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTERSON, PHILIP J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $68,132.97 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, RONALD D, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,132.42 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, CALVIN S Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,132.07 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $68,132.06 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDINE, DONETTE F Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $68,131.23 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEY, RAYMOND W, JR Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $68,130.99 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, ASHANTI D Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $68,130.83 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SCOTT Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $68,130.74 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, DOREEN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $68,130.68 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, KENNETH F Employer name City of Elmira Amount $68,130.64 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,130.60 Date 03/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J Employer name Ontario County Amount $68,130.24 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVIE, VALERIE S Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $68,130.16 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, JANE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,130.06 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $68,130.04 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINELLI, REBECCA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,129.79 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $68,129.54 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONWAY-VESPE, ELLEN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $68,129.53 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $68,129.51 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURL, MICHAEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,129.42 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANTHONY M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $68,128.97 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLPORT, PIPER M Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,128.96 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GERALDINE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,128.86 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOHN F Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $68,128.44 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILERT, NANCY S Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $68,127.96 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $68,127.92 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, MICHELLE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,127.80 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAIRANO, PAUL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,127.60 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, KYLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,127.30 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONNELL, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,127.30 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, LAURA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,127.30 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, DOUGLAS G Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,127.27 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, JOSHUA Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $68,127.00 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLO, JACK L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $68,126.82 Date 04/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, ANTHONY S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,126.40 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOU, LINDA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,126.13 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Erie County Amount $68,126.08 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNING, GLORIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,126.04 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, STEPHEN G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $68,126.01 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of Batavia Amount $68,125.71 Date 09/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGAN, JASON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,125.54 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, VINCENT S Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $68,125.21 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGANO, JONATHAN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,125.15 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, RYAN R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $68,124.54 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD-NUNEZ, THERESA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $68,124.49 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, PAUL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,124.36 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOPPOLI, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $68,124.23 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPASQUALE, PETER Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $68,124.13 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, WENDY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,123.89 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMA, JASON P Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $68,123.82 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZENGA, PATRICIA L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $68,123.43 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, LISA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $68,123.31 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, MIRIAM Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $68,123.30 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, VERNON Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $68,123.10 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, NANCY A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $68,123.00 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTE, MIRANDA F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $68,122.71 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROOSEVELT, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $68,122.55 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTERTHWAITE, NADINE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,122.55 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, JACQUELINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,122.50 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, CYNTHIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,122.35 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE, BRANDON L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $68,122.32 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONTY, MARIE NADINE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $68,122.02 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNER, ERIC Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $68,121.59 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System