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 CROWELL, DANIEL W Employer name Otsego County Amount $65,878.02 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITITTO, DAVID M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,877.65 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, LYNETTE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,877.43 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MAUREEN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,877.40 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROOSEVELT, III Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $65,876.99 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, SUZANNE D Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $65,876.97 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITERI, HELENA Employer name NYC Educational Const Fund Amount $65,876.85 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, BRIAN J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $65,876.79 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLER, ANNE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $65,876.61 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERSTINE, DONNA J Employer name Orange County Amount $65,876.29 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,875.99 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, GEORGE A, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $65,875.55 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $65,875.11 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCKE, BARBARA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $65,874.69 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, EDWARD J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,874.37 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUCKENBRODT, ALLEN J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $65,874.28 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSKO, MARIELL B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,874.15 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWNE, TROY S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $65,873.82 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTERN, JAMES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,873.81 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, TAMMY M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $65,873.00 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSWORTHY, NUTTALEE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,872.57 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, MELVIN C Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $65,872.29 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIR, ROBERT J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $65,872.05 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TROY E Employer name City of Albany Amount $65,872.00 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARGIULO, DONNA L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $65,871.62 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $65,871.52 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $65,871.36 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHS, KARIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,871.17 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, URSULA D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $65,871.04 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, MATTHEW D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,870.00 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, REBECCA G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $65,869.99 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCARO, KELLY S Employer name Columbia County Amount $65,869.64 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSCHER, LAURA A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $65,869.60 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDL, MARILYN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $65,869.57 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARCUS C Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $65,869.23 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $65,869.02 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, CHAD A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $65,868.96 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $65,868.92 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, CHARLES C, JR Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $65,868.24 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYERE, BRIAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,867.55 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGUS, DEBRA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,867.45 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, MATTHEW STEVEN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $65,867.04 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EDWARD Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $65,867.04 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLAND, KYLE Employer name Orange County Amount $65,866.57 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAKAS, CELESTE A Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $65,866.20 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANZA, CARLOS L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $65,866.11 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, TARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,866.00 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZACAPPA, PAUL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,865.84 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALDRON, REBECCA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $65,865.39 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JOHN H, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,865.30 Date 06/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLING, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $65,865.12 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, BARBARA J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $65,865.09 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALUPA, JACQUELINE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $65,865.09 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINKIEWICZ, THERESA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $65,865.09 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, GAIL A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $65,865.03 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, GAIL G Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $65,864.56 Date 07/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARI, LOUIS, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $65,864.46 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONOS, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $65,864.12 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLEN, SCOTT D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $65,864.12 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELECKI, GREGORY J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $65,863.97 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTMAN, ADAM T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,863.95 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANFARILLO, MARK A Employer name City of Rome Amount $65,863.93 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITRON, JILL C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $65,863.62 Date 11/03/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMINDO, LORRAINE G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $65,863.50 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRCABLE, RONALD P, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $65,863.07 Date 05/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $65,862.86 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAREALE, ANTHONY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,862.74 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SETH A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $65,862.37 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINETZ-SMITH, DESIREE, MRS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $65,861.82 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, DANIEL Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $65,861.80 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $65,861.57 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TVERT, SCOTT P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $65,861.44 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RICKELL A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $65,861.35 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLSOP, NOREEN A Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $65,861.27 Date 08/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCANO, DIOMARYS Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $65,860.74 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,860.50 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, PATRICIA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,860.21 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODNICKI, MICHELE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $65,859.28 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACANO, LAURA, MS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,859.20 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSELLA, JOY F Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $65,858.99 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $65,858.94 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $65,858.70 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, CHARLES D Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $65,858.42 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, JEAN C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $65,858.42 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORELLI, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,858.24 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, JEAN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $65,857.33 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, SETH R Employer name Chemung County Amount $65,856.68 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, ROBIN R Employer name Albany County Amount $65,856.47 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, CIJUKUMAR S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $65,856.38 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $65,856.21 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, MARTIN J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $65,855.91 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSPISIL, JONATHAN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $65,855.12 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, DERRICK D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $65,854.81 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWES, ROCKLEY A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $65,854.71 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFMAN, NORMAN P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $65,854.59 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, SANDRA LEE Employer name Orange County Amount $65,854.55 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, PASQUALINO Employer name Albany County Amount $65,854.15 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PATRICK L Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $65,853.99 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPLANTE, PETER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $65,853.79 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSH, KALIEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $65,853.79 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System