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 MARIUS, MARTINA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,895.09 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYZES, KEELAN E Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $62,894.63 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, LATISHA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,894.63 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, LAUREN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $62,894.60 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, ROY J, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,894.59 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMORY, FRANCINE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,894.49 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINI, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $62,894.30 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLLO, JASON Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,893.81 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMARO, FRANCO Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $62,893.61 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERI, MICHELLE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,893.29 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHTSMAN, ANITA J B Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $62,893.21 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $62,893.10 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE, SHELLEY L Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $62,893.05 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, JAMES C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,893.02 Date 10/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSEN, ALLEGRA M D Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $62,893.00 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ABRAHAM P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,892.61 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, DANIEL F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,892.43 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $62,892.30 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JOSEPH H Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $62,892.21 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, JEFFERY D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,891.94 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, WILLIAM S Employer name Warren County Amount $62,891.89 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JEFFREY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $62,891.73 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LES S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,891.37 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, ERIC M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $62,891.33 Date 08/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUDDEN, MARK T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,891.02 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, NAOMI E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,890.92 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTINO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $62,890.92 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURMUSI, JOHN E Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $62,890.71 Date 09/07/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROELICH, JEFFREY M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $62,890.56 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, CHARLES A, III Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $62,890.51 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $62,890.31 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KEVIN R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $62,890.28 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, DAVI E Employer name Ulster County Amount $62,890.18 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SUSAN C Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $62,889.92 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,889.88 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, MARK P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,889.46 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, CARLA P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,889.32 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, JOSEPH T Employer name Upper Hudson Library System Amount $62,889.16 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITER, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $62,888.92 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILOTIN, MERCEDES A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $62,888.77 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISLER, JONATHAN R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $62,888.75 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASI, TINA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,888.30 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, ERIN Employer name Niagara County Amount $62,888.02 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, WAI M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $62,887.91 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DARIN M Employer name Broome County Amount $62,887.68 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DELLA L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $62,887.45 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JAMES T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,886.68 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,886.59 Date 05/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, TERRI L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $62,886.55 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISERT, KIRK A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $62,886.48 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BINMAN, TATYANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,886.46 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABERNICK, LEISA Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,886.34 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $62,886.00 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSTER, FRANK A Employer name Erie County Amount $62,885.42 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DONNA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,885.28 Date 03/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, PETER Employer name Town of Islip Amount $62,885.02 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELODY J Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $62,885.00 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, DIANE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,884.73 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LA'TISHA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,883.80 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENSKE, JOHN R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $62,883.66 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, ROBERT A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $62,883.55 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERR, BRIDGET M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,883.29 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTER, NICOLE C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $62,883.20 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, MONICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $62,882.98 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-WHITFIELD, DAWN M Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $62,882.86 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBODYAN, VITALIY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,882.73 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, VINCENT Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,882.71 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PETER A Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $62,882.60 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGH, MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,882.46 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIA, JOHN C Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,882.43 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KAREN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,882.40 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $62,881.89 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDAUGH, GUY D Employer name Allegany County Amount $62,881.88 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTY, CONSTANCE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,881.64 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAZNY, BARBARA J Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $62,881.40 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TERENCE T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,881.34 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINOLDS, VICKY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,881.17 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,880.75 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENKLER, JOHN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,880.60 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNICKS, SHIRLEY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,880.58 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELESKI, KAY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,880.56 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, MELVA J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $62,880.14 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CHRIS G Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $62,879.96 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, SARA N Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $62,879.24 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, GIOVANNI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,878.73 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERCAW, LA LARIE O Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $62,878.70 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, MARIA L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $62,878.65 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENESY, STEVEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,878.33 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURI, VICTORIA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,878.33 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERGEL, ILYSSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,878.33 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLD, CAROL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,878.12 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY-CARTER, TAWANDA L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $62,878.03 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATABAZI, LYDIA T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,877.73 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, MANINDER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,877.62 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKE, MARY E H Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $62,877.60 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEH, WILLIAM K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,877.24 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DANIEL A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $62,877.21 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NATALIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,877.05 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, RICHARD P Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,877.00 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, KEITH M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $62,876.77 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System