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 JACKSON, CAROL A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,591.16 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELLI, KIM G Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $64,590.89 Date 12/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIL, CHARLENE Employer name Kings Park Fire District Amount $64,590.29 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTJANSEN, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $64,589.80 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, RICHARD A, SR Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $64,589.52 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NADINE M M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,589.26 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, FRANK P, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,589.21 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-OLIVER, ARLENE Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $64,589.13 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, WALTER Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $64,589.13 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $64,588.85 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDE, KEITH Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $64,588.09 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSARICQ, RALPH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,587.82 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTA, DANIEL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $64,587.12 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIGIOLA, DONALD P Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $64,586.57 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, NICOLE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,586.34 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCI, PAUL F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $64,586.23 Date 07/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZO, JEAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,586.00 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROUS, ROBERT M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,586.00 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, LISA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,586.00 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MARSCHELLE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,586.00 Date 02/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERS, KIMBERLY S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $64,585.98 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBEL, KATHLEEN H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,585.61 Date 12/10/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINI, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,585.39 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAZIO, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $64,584.73 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUS, JANICE M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $64,584.61 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINATO, ELLEN G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,584.42 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KRISTA R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,584.36 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUK, SYLVIA Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $64,584.19 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTES, AARON M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $64,583.68 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYERS, SHARON R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $64,583.20 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOARDS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $64,583.11 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERGENZINGER, FRED T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,582.90 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEATRICH, BARRY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,582.54 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACAPRUCCIA, SARAH J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,582.44 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,582.44 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODOUGH, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,582.44 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, ROSE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,582.44 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MARK E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,582.44 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, MARK S Employer name City of Albany Amount $64,582.26 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, DEBRA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,581.79 Date 01/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, VICTORIA J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,581.79 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE I Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $64,581.57 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, GERALD H Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $64,581.53 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVE, TAMMY REILLY Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,581.48 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOVO, FILIPPO L Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $64,581.30 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, RAYMUNDO Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $64,581.25 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOZA, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,581.00 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARY P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $64,580.95 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROUN, PAUL A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $64,580.95 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DEANNA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,580.88 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, PETER G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,580.79 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANOWITZ, SHERYL A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $64,580.76 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBERT S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,580.73 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYWALT, MICHAEL W, II Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $64,580.62 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDIGAN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,580.39 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTEN, TY R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $64,580.17 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JAMES A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,580.14 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KEVIN P, JR Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $64,579.97 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACHO, NANCY Employer name Education Department Amount $64,579.84 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $64,579.84 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUGELSANG, STEPHEN J Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $64,579.80 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, JUBIL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,579.79 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTRIA, ROSARIO Employer name City of Middletown Amount $64,579.56 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORSLEY, DONNA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,579.37 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DAVID S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $64,579.33 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, STANLEY G, JR Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $64,579.21 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, LAVERNE P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,579.18 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JAIME L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,579.03 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JULIET A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $64,578.70 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINES, BRIAN E Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $64,578.15 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANN MARIE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $64,577.60 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, TINA L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $64,577.47 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, CAROL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,577.45 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOLAKIS, GEORGE N Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $64,576.87 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CINDY Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $64,576.63 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, RICHARD M Employer name Warren County Amount $64,576.34 Date 07/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STACEY E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,576.22 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, THERESA Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $64,576.06 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNIS, WILLIAM A, II Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,575.95 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTWICK, WILLIAM W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $64,575.93 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ROBERT D Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $64,575.73 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, JODY K, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,575.43 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, BRUCE J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $64,575.23 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JOSEPH M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $64,575.19 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHAR, SWARN Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,574.82 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWOCH, ADAM E Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $64,574.74 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZER, JILL C Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $64,574.63 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, PHILLIP G Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $64,574.51 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIER, JAMES D Employer name Ontario County Amount $64,574.41 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGASH, SHERRY A Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $64,574.27 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, NANCY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,574.18 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTO, THOMAS J Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $64,573.66 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARD-CHASE, ANN Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $64,573.52 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSLAND, JONATHAN F Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $64,573.40 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAL, ROBERT C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,573.20 Date 12/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDEN, DONNA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $64,573.20 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,573.18 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GHEROW, JAYASHREE S Employer name Education Department Amount $64,573.08 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUCHETTE, JAMES J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,572.95 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $64,572.88 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System