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 VECCHIO, CARMELA Employer name Albany County Amount $66,470.20 Date 03/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, LEONIDAS A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $66,469.90 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, SHAKIM Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $66,469.81 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, ADAM Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $66,469.62 Date 06/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LARA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,469.55 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENKOPF, MARK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $66,469.49 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, NATASHA B Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $66,469.32 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCHI, KEITH L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $66,468.61 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LARRY, JR Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $66,468.53 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUX, RACHEL L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $66,468.20 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGER, RHONDA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,468.20 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, GLENN R Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $66,468.18 Date 08/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIBLE, GENE ER Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $66,467.38 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, HENRY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,466.58 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SANDRA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,466.58 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUPRIK, MARINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $66,466.56 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, STEVEN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,466.31 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, MICHELLE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $66,466.25 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOAN L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $66,466.09 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DANA C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $66,465.68 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, GARY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $66,465.51 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFFREY, DEDREA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,465.50 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLETT, JAMES P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,465.50 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHERYL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,465.50 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMIGIA, NANCY Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $66,465.22 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TORREY M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $66,465.18 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURTLER, KEVIN M Employer name Warren County Amount $66,465.01 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, ELENA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,464.68 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MARIE E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $66,464.00 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLE, DAVID SHANE Employer name Schoharie County Amount $66,463.49 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOR, GINA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $66,463.44 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM, DARLEEN G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,463.34 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, WENDY YE Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,462.78 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, CHARLENE M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,462.69 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JOHN T Employer name NYC Judges Amount $66,462.62 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, ROBERT F Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $66,462.35 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, COSMO, III Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $66,461.77 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURROCK, TODD J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $66,461.55 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCATI, JAMES G Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $66,460.71 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARIO, THOMAS U Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $66,460.64 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECHTER, MAUREEN A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $66,460.14 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, ELISE M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $66,460.03 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCZAL, DOUGLAS H Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $66,459.60 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURU, PETER A, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,459.38 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, PHILIP D Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $66,458.90 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANTE, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,458.82 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, ARMANDO, JR Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $66,458.82 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, EVELYN C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,458.56 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $66,458.51 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ERIC D Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $66,458.14 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, DENISE P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,457.94 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINO-PERRY, KELLY Employer name Erie County Amount $66,457.77 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MARY B Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $66,457.64 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUEDES, BRIAN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $66,457.17 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENE, JAMES R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $66,457.08 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, PHILIP C, JR Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,457.01 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, JOHN E Employer name Education Department Amount $66,456.84 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPADANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,456.84 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSMERSIK, JOYCE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,456.84 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISER, ALLISSA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $66,456.64 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFUTO, MATTHEW V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,456.48 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, LUCILLE E Employer name Department of Law Amount $66,456.39 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DEBORAH S Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $66,456.02 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDER, CHARLES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $66,456.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, MEGANNE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $66,455.99 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLWAGON, THOMAS J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $66,455.73 Date 12/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFTSHAUSER, ELI Z Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $66,455.18 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEETER, LENNY H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $66,455.15 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ALLYN W Employer name Erie County Amount $66,455.11 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GORDON G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,454.70 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ALLISON Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,454.70 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, JILLIAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,454.70 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLES, KRISTIN A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $66,454.47 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, NIXON, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $66,454.18 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEKLOVSKY, NATALIE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $66,454.16 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA TORRE, KIM Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,453.98 Date 08/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, JUDITH P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,452.29 Date 03/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $66,452.19 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICKMUND, VALERIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,452.06 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, ADAM P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,452.03 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DONALD L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $66,451.84 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SEAN T Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $66,451.18 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JO ANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,451.12 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DONNA M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $66,450.52 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, POLLY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,450.52 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISENRING, MARIA E Employer name Wayne Co Ind Dev Agency Amount $66,450.48 Date 06/15/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACH, BARBARA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $66,450.17 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIGAULT, MICHELLE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $66,450.16 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ARCHIAH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,450.15 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCA, GREGG W Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $66,449.64 Date 02/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, THOMAS J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $66,449.45 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $66,448.77 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, KRISTI M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $66,448.62 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNICELLI, MARY ANN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $66,448.06 Date 05/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, COLLEEN D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $66,447.78 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER-BROWN, SHERRY A Employer name Albany County Amount $66,447.51 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILUS, ANNE-MARIE N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,447.17 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTARITA, SALVATORE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $66,446.96 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $66,446.76 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNANAN, ROMEO J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $66,446.52 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System