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 RAZZANO, JOHN V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,590.90 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ARTHUR A Employer name Education Department Amount $67,590.90 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHAKIS, KIMBRA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,590.90 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATON, ROBERTA P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,590.90 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIAN, PAUL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARNLEY, TAMARA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFLAND, JEFFERY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROCHKO, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, STEVEN F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHKE, LUCAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLER, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGARSKY, YELENA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, JAMES J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $67,590.90 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, RYAN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $67,590.90 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, CLARA D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,590.90 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISHAY, GEORGE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,590.90 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, IRWIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,590.90 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, MANDY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $67,590.59 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHNAHAN, JOHN E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $67,590.43 Date 07/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, JASON A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,590.31 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $67,590.20 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, SHARON E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $67,590.19 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, ANNE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $67,590.19 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIANNA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,589.88 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, LETITIA D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $67,589.67 Date 07/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, DONNA J Employer name Albany County Amount $67,589.63 Date 08/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHLEY, BARHAM M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,589.60 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELNO, KAREN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,589.60 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY-AHMAD, LINDA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $67,589.37 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, JAN L Employer name NYS Association of Counties Amount $67,589.04 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANTE, PHILIP J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,588.96 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARK E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,588.90 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WINSTON A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $67,588.62 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, JACQUELINE L Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $67,588.56 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, CHARLES F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $67,588.55 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, JOSHUA C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $67,588.53 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKUS, EILEEN P Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $67,588.36 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, FAITH Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $67,588.30 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODMANN, TAUDIA N Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $67,587.82 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALITICO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $67,587.48 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTIN, REGINA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $67,586.95 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, TRAVIS B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $67,586.86 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SERAFIN, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,586.80 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANILLA, FRANK Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $67,586.57 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,586.36 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILUK, JOSEPH J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $67,586.05 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, JESSICA E, MS Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,585.74 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, JAMES E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $67,585.60 Date 04/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBURG, JON Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $67,585.13 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUAY, CORY S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $67,584.96 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIL, RYAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $67,584.82 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MICHELLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,584.74 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAN, MADELINE A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $67,584.40 Date 10/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, ANTONIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $67,584.32 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTILA, SUZANNE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,584.18 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, WILLIAM O Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $67,584.12 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, ELIZABETH G Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $67,583.99 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEJAIYE, SAMUEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $67,583.91 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $67,583.41 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, RICHARD B Employer name Seneca County Amount $67,583.11 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $67,583.02 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Erie County Amount $67,582.87 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMUTO, GLENN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,582.84 Date 06/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, ERIN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,582.67 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, KATHY F Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $67,582.56 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, SHARON M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,582.46 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, URSULA D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $67,582.22 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUDGE, ROBIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,582.04 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISPIN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,582.03 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, DOUGLAS G Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $67,581.78 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURE, MICHELLE J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $67,581.72 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK, MARK W Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $67,581.43 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ANN M, MS Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $67,581.07 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANANYA, YEHUDA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $67,580.89 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JESSICA J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,580.66 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARO, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,580.04 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERTING, MEGAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,579.72 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $67,579.70 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, ALLISON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,579.46 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, SUSAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $67,579.46 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, THOMAS K Employer name Town of Evans Amount $67,579.36 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGARZO, GERARD A, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,579.19 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, EDWIN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,578.94 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, MARY Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $67,578.80 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KENNETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,578.64 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,578.48 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH F, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $67,578.34 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD V, JR Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $67,578.04 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ROBERT D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $67,577.97 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MYRA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,577.89 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPAOLI, NICHOLAS T Employer name Westchester County Amount $67,577.89 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $67,577.69 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MARY K Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $67,577.30 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, DAVID B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $67,577.13 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, JANE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,577.05 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARUP, STEPHEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,576.86 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, DEDRA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $67,576.85 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, LAURA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,576.79 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,576.73 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, PETER N Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,576.72 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System