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 KOCS DJONBALAJ, MARIAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,442.91 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, KASSIM R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $64,442.87 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMMINELLA, KIM Employer name Village of Plandome Amount $64,441.98 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, BRIAN C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,441.82 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MILES J Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $64,441.79 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, JACOB A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,441.52 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JESSICA I Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $64,441.46 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMOULIN, JARETT M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $64,441.34 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, DANIELLE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $64,440.74 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFENROTH, ROBERT N, JR Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $64,440.70 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, SHELLI L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $64,440.51 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, KERLANDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,439.68 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBY, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,439.45 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROXAN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,439.23 Date 04/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIGLER, KIONE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $64,438.66 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEVO, ERNEST L Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $64,438.55 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBB, JASON J Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,438.47 Date 08/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, ERIC A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $64,437.72 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBLIN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,437.71 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, LATASHA T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,437.64 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, JEFFREY C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $64,437.50 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, ELLEN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,436.59 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JOSHUA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $64,436.44 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIVENGA, DIANE M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $64,435.88 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, MAXINE W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $64,435.72 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAONE, VINCENT P Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $64,435.47 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, BARBARA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $64,435.30 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, LAUREN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,435.24 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO SARDO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $64,435.04 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, DANIELLE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $64,434.90 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, MARY T Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,434.52 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTASANO, CHARLES D Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $64,434.43 Date 02/26/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, GREGORY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,434.32 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUWIK, MARK E Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $64,434.15 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $64,434.06 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENAILLE, ROBERT J Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $64,433.89 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, ILENE R Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $64,433.73 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, SHI S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $64,433.69 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRIKIS, PETER P Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $64,433.47 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, JUDITH A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $64,432.79 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMORE, LEE W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,432.71 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERES, JOSEPH E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $64,432.30 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ROSILY B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,432.19 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CONDO, ANDREA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,431.94 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, MALIA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $64,431.91 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCOMBRACK, BRUCE W Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $64,431.34 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYETTE, JOSHUA M Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $64,431.32 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS P Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $64,431.20 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, GREGG L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $64,430.75 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, TERESA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,430.67 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $64,430.23 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, CHRISTINA GAULDEN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $64,430.22 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNELING, LARS MARTIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,430.00 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSQUE, SARAH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,429.90 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMO-VINOGRADOV, YOLANDA Employer name Orange County Amount $64,429.19 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARDEMARSTON, MARCIA G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,429.03 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFIE, JOHN J Employer name Broome County Amount $64,428.25 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, HENRI C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $64,428.15 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCALLO, JAMES E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $64,427.89 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLER, JAMES G Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,427.88 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMOWICZ, JAMES P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $64,427.80 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENES, DAVID F Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $64,427.37 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TAMMY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,427.07 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERO, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $64,427.04 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOSEPH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,426.92 Date 11/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, ROSEMARY ANNE Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $64,426.80 Date 10/30/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $64,426.61 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, STEVEN C Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $64,426.41 Date 04/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARITZA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,425.71 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTLES, MARSHA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,425.63 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATRICK T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,425.46 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGAN, THOMAS P Employer name City of Albany Amount $64,425.38 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAN, SAMMY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,424.86 Date 06/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, DENNIS M, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,424.52 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RICHARD E Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $64,424.50 Date 04/10/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, NICOLE C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $64,424.42 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ANDREW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $64,424.41 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANTHONY Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $64,424.40 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHROSTOWSKI, SHARON A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $64,423.78 Date 03/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUREK, ROGER H Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,423.72 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, YVETTE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,423.68 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JAMES B Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $64,423.54 Date 04/25/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, SEAN P Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $64,422.75 Date 11/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JOETTE C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,422.20 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOPMANN, KERRY A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $64,422.20 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSENO, WARREN A, JR Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $64,422.18 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELTON, RACHEL A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $64,422.01 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHETT, CRAIG J Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $64,421.96 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGE, ROGER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,421.57 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JONATHAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,421.53 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, NAQUANDA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,421.53 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KEVIN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $64,421.40 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAING, KATHLEEN G Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $64,421.01 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARLANE, JAMES J, III Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $64,420.37 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTEMPIO, JENNIFER ANN, MRS Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $64,420.24 Date 09/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, KURT C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,419.74 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, BRUCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $64,419.55 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,419.54 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAESTRE, JOSEPH A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $64,419.41 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALAIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,419.02 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System