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 MILLS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $63,811.23 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTI, RANDALL R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,811.18 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, THOMAS A Employer name Broome County Amount $63,811.04 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,811.00 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, LISA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,810.59 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOM, MICHAEL A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,810.47 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKSON, VERNA B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,810.31 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONTAK, DULCE Y Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $63,810.16 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUERA, CIRO A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $63,809.79 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEKS, TERESA A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $63,809.39 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYCZ, TRACI L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,808.63 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, JOHN M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $63,808.54 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNER, LISA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,807.88 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JANE A Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $63,807.62 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, REMA A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $63,807.57 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, JAIME J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,807.46 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, AGNES M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $63,807.43 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZYK, JOHN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,807.32 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTHANDARAMAN, THARAGESWARI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,806.96 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, JONATHAN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,806.89 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLI, ROBERT R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $63,806.87 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, PAUL R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,806.85 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLI, THOMAS P, JR Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $63,806.79 Date 12/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVID, DANNY N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,806.78 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, MARK L Employer name Orange County Amount $63,806.17 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $63,805.70 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SARA E Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $63,805.50 Date 03/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ANGEL M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $63,805.15 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHJE, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Cortland Amount $63,804.97 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, CHARLES A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,804.80 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TON, THUAN D Employer name Albany County Amount $63,804.63 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, RAKYDA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $63,804.58 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOCOVOZZI, MARY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $63,804.57 Date 10/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, STEVEN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,804.42 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, RAYMOND E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $63,804.16 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,804.03 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, JAMES F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,803.80 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKHUSEN, CINDY L Employer name Town of Clay Amount $63,803.78 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LENORE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,803.45 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KAREEM J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,803.40 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, FERNANDO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,803.04 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, VICTORIA M Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $63,802.97 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOESSNER, EILEEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $63,802.70 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, MARY JO Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $63,802.16 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACQUISTI, PHILIP J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,802.08 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, FRANCISCO Employer name Rockland County Amount $63,801.88 Date 08/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLDEMARIAM, ABEBE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,801.42 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TOMMY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,801.41 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINO, KATHRYN B Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $63,801.38 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, REGINA Y Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $63,801.16 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, GREGORY D Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $63,801.07 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIERO, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,800.97 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLARIN, OLUSEYE F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $63,800.80 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEPP, PAUL H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOANNIDIS, ALTAGRACIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, VIVIAN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LAURETTE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGA, MARY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 09/21/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSAS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,800.80 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, BRUCE R Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $63,800.63 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTURF, RONALD S Employer name Erie County Amount $63,800.62 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SEAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,800.59 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, NICK M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,800.38 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, PHILLIS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,800.38 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUND, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $63,800.28 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLEON, GILBERTO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $63,800.13 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, WILLIAM A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $63,800.08 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, DAVID L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $63,800.06 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BARRY P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,799.95 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY E Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $63,799.88 Date 12/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROBERG, SCOTT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,799.56 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JENNIFER Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,799.04 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, IVAN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $63,798.87 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHINELLI, DONALD M Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $63,798.71 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, COLIN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $63,798.02 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDAWAY, AUGUSTINA B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,797.86 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, AMANDA I Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,797.50 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, EDUARDO L Employer name City of Elmira Amount $63,797.04 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, BRUCE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,796.57 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILOR, LAUREL R Employer name Cornell University Amount $63,796.54 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,796.14 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GAUDIO, NICOLE M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $63,796.00 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAITIBIE, ELIZABETH Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $63,795.84 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, THOMAS A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,795.80 Date 12/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARK B Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $63,795.73 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, MICHELLE C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $63,795.72 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, LOIS B Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $63,795.67 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $63,795.46 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EVERETT B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,795.24 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERKES, KORY A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $63,795.08 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST-DAVIS, ANGELA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,794.41 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, DEBORAH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,794.36 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBORN, DONALD R Employer name Greene County Amount $63,794.32 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCISZEWSKI, JEFFREY M, SR Employer name Orleans County Amount $63,794.06 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, MING I Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $63,793.41 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, TAMMY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,793.09 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, EDWARD D, III Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $63,792.95 Date 06/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLYARD, CAROLYN A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $63,792.86 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System