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 LAFORTE, GINA Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $57,443.19 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, JEANNE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $57,443.17 Date 10/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, JOSEPH C Employer name Niagara County Amount $57,443.06 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SHARON D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,442.82 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, JAMES J Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $57,442.67 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLEQUIN, NELSON Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,442.53 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, LORRAINE D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,442.40 Date 08/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, BETTY M C Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $57,442.27 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MICHAEL R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $57,441.80 Date 04/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JACQUELYN Employer name Erie County Amount $57,441.51 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLEUR-DESHOMMES, GAETCHENS A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,441.07 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, CARRIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,440.99 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVORAH, ROCHELLE Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,440.99 Date 07/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTY, PATRICK L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,440.96 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELISH, NORA H Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $57,440.79 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANOFF, JOSEPH H Employer name Orange County Amount $57,440.77 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, KAREN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,440.71 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, JULIET Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,440.43 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $57,440.37 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALERA, DAWN M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $57,440.36 Date 09/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, KRISTA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,440.08 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, MARY Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,439.88 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,439.80 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONEAU, BRIAN L Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $57,439.73 Date 10/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSHIP, ROBERT A Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $57,439.40 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, CHANTELLE Y Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $57,439.36 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, GILBERT Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $57,439.28 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $57,439.28 Date 12/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMACK, ROBERT A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $57,438.01 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, GUY C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,437.77 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEO, EILEEN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,437.63 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNCEY, KARAN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,437.62 Date 11/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,437.54 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANA E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $57,437.43 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, KISHA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,437.30 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULSTON, SHAWNA A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,437.01 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKUTCHERSON, RAMONA L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $57,436.90 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, WILLIAM N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $57,436.72 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLMAN, GARY C Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $57,436.50 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE-QUATTLEBAUM, BLANCA R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $57,436.27 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLFI, GERALD F Employer name Education Department Amount $57,436.03 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTVYNOV, SERGIY Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $57,435.90 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, SONNY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $57,435.76 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, LORRAINE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $57,435.73 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGALL, MICHAEL E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $57,435.70 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, SUZANNE M Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $57,435.64 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, HENRY C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $57,435.57 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, DANIEL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,435.11 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, BRIAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $57,435.08 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, EILEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,434.98 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONELL, JANE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,434.89 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, WAYNE S Employer name City of Middletown Amount $57,434.86 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACARO, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,434.84 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDEN, SUSAN J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,434.60 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER ADAMS, ROBIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,434.60 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, AURILLA J Employer name Orange County Amount $57,434.50 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL SIGNORE, SARAH K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,434.48 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, KAREN L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,434.07 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,433.79 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY-HANER, CHLOE A Employer name Broome County Amount $57,433.58 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRACZKAJLO, JAMES J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $57,433.36 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, ELIZABETH R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,433.21 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADUTHANAM, THOMAS T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $57,432.13 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPISCOPO, GEORGE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,431.96 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, VICKIE R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,431.96 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, BEVERLY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,431.96 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEELY, CECILLIA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,431.96 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, TONI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,431.96 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SHARON L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $57,431.96 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, DEBRA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,431.94 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHUCA, SANTIAGO, JR Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,431.92 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, FREDERICK J Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,431.92 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJOTTE, REYNOLD N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,431.92 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, AMELIA S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,431.92 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, GERMAINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,431.92 Date 04/05/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, KATHLEEN R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $57,431.65 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, NANCY F Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $57,431.58 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, CECILIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,431.58 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERON, MARIE KETTY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,431.48 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, COLETTE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,431.40 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SHIRLEY F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,431.34 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, RICARDO J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $57,431.14 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KENNETH J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,431.02 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDA, JOHN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,430.97 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, DEBORAH M Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,430.88 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DIANE M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $57,430.88 Date 05/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, MARK A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,430.80 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, DARRYL L Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $57,430.73 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHERYL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,430.60 Date 03/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,430.60 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MONICA J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,430.51 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, TERRI K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,430.40 Date 04/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEX, BINOJ Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,430.36 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERE, DANIEL J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $57,430.26 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLOUGH, FELICIA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,430.16 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, CORRINA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,430.12 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADRIAN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,430.02 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRONCICH, DEBBIE L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,430.00 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JUDITH M Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,429.84 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERIDO, LATASHA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,429.84 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System