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 EATON, SUZANNE L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $64,170.53 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, DEBORAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $64,169.55 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,169.41 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CAROLINE V Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $64,169.03 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, HASAN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,168.72 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPEZZUTI, MARIE A Employer name Washington County Amount $64,168.30 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, WENDY M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $64,168.29 Date 03/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ANNE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,168.15 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JENNIFER N Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,167.84 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, WARREN, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $64,167.76 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARGETT, KATHARINE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,166.90 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATZA, JO-ANNE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,166.82 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, DAVID C Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,166.74 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUECKHEIDE, ELFRIEDE S Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $64,166.00 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINOR, DIANE L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $64,165.91 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, SCOTT W Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,165.87 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EUGENE R, JR Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $64,165.33 Date 08/15/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAMMIE, ALISON N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,165.15 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSANDRELLO, JON M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,164.96 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, KELLIANNE M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $64,164.67 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, MEGAN E Employer name Albany County Amount $64,164.66 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, JAMES D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $64,164.37 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, PAUL D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $64,163.98 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZOWSKI, ROBERT E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,163.97 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONS, DONALD M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,163.43 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,163.00 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARAMILLO, JUAN A Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $64,162.57 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, KIMBERLY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,162.28 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCH, ANN E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,162.24 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBURZ, JOHN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,161.74 Date 02/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHUCK, CHERYL LYNN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $64,161.40 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMAN, ITALO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,161.33 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, BILLIE JO Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,161.14 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, THERESA R Employer name Chemung County Amount $64,161.07 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTORE, HEATHER Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $64,160.84 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JEFFREY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $64,160.70 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, BLOSSOM R Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $64,160.52 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOUBESSERIAN, GEORGE E Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $64,160.45 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNALD, JASON R Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $64,160.40 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, BIVIAN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $64,160.35 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, VIVIAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,159.94 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,159.91 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, VALARIE C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $64,159.44 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKEWITZ, LISA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,159.07 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, BRENDA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,158.94 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SCOTT G Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $64,158.72 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGLER, MARK E Employer name Orange County Amount $64,158.41 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, CORY M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $64,158.41 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGEA, GREGORY G Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $64,158.39 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARSHALL B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,158.27 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, WAYNE D Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $64,158.16 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, JAMILA W Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,158.12 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, TRACI K Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $64,157.44 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPARO, GERARDINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,157.16 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISKA, STEPHEN E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $64,157.15 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TERESA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,156.94 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOUP, DANIEL L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $64,156.70 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Chenango County Amount $64,156.49 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, JOHN E, III Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,156.18 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEHR, CLARK L, JR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $64,155.75 Date 06/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONILLA, EDGAR A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $64,155.67 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZSMERTNY, OLGA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $64,155.53 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LINDA A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $64,155.44 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISDALE, KENNETH M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $64,155.44 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGA, VINCENT M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $64,155.33 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGTSE, JUAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,155.30 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, PHILLIP D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $64,155.17 Date 03/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARA-MOORER, SARAN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,154.87 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $64,154.85 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, JESSICA L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $64,154.84 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLWARD, JESSIE-ANN P Employer name Orange County Amount $64,154.54 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, ANDREW Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,154.06 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, SYLVESTER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,153.82 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, AMBER A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $64,152.93 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMAROLA, DANIEL W Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $64,152.65 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIGFALL, ANTHONY Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $64,152.63 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGURSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $64,152.30 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, NANCY E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $64,152.20 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, KENNETH P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $64,152.12 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMARA, BARBARA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,151.41 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILVAINE, MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $64,151.40 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Rome Amount $64,151.35 Date 10/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, IAN A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,151.05 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDELLI, JOSEPH P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $64,150.86 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PAMELA P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,150.65 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TIMOTHY W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,150.39 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELEDON, NICOLE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $64,149.95 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JENNIFER B Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $64,149.84 Date 10/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRILEY, ARTHUR B, III Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $64,149.81 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PAUL N Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $64,149.55 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, THOMAS C Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $64,148.78 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, GREGORY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,148.65 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, JILL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,148.52 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROLLETTE, KAITLIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $64,147.97 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTZ, CARL W Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $64,147.95 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JEREMY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,147.14 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DWIGHT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $64,145.86 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, TAMMY E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,145.46 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALFORD, LAUREL A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $64,145.26 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRA, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $64,145.23 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System