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 MANUPELLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Troy Amount $57,172.83 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOX, KIMMY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,172.60 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, IBES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,172.48 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDON, ESTELA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $57,172.42 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DENISE A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $57,172.41 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTS, JEANNE D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,172.21 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTIME, CARISMENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,172.12 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Elmira Amount $57,172.04 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAUN, JULIA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,172.03 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKES, CLARISSA J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $57,171.99 Date 04/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOTTNER, ERIKA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,171.92 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARJON, PIERRE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,171.75 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, JESSICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,171.69 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DONN S Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $57,171.60 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMENGO, TINA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,171.41 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, LEITH M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $57,171.30 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, MICHELE T Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $57,170.70 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALES, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,170.58 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGART, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $57,170.51 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, JENNIFER Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $57,169.58 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERTINO, JODY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $57,169.27 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLOROW, ALEXA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,169.00 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JOSEPH V, JR Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $57,168.93 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMANN, CHRIS Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $57,168.82 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $57,168.73 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO-ROETH, DANA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,168.72 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOWITCH, DONNA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,168.57 Date 01/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, JEFFREY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,168.39 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLIS, STEVEN R Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $57,167.90 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILL, AMY M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,167.46 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLICH, ARTHUR H, JR Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $57,167.29 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIATYK, KENNETH R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,167.20 Date 12/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, CHARLYN C H Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $57,167.15 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, LAURA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $57,166.86 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $57,166.66 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSTON, JUDY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,166.34 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESTO, JANET D Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $57,166.18 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, LINDA J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $57,166.04 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBERGER, DEBORAH L Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $57,165.85 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKAZI, JOANNE B Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,165.62 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, MARIA C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,165.54 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRALY, MARIANE Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,165.46 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JAMES F Employer name Ulster County Amount $57,164.80 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JORGE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,164.46 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCKEMUS, ROBERT A Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,164.34 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHL, AUSTIN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $57,164.29 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORDIN, GREGORY M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $57,164.04 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICCIA, RALPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $57,163.59 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANFT, ROBERTA D Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,163.46 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, MICHELE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,162.95 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, JACOB R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,162.50 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, FRANK G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,162.34 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, IRENE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $57,162.24 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZ, DEBRA A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $57,162.22 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFILETTO, SUSAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,162.04 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KATHERINE J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,161.91 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTERINE, JEROME O Employer name Broome County Amount $57,161.90 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, CRYSTAL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,161.76 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, JEANNE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,161.74 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, COLLEN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $57,161.74 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBER, ELLEN Z Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $57,161.74 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, GABRIELLE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $57,161.74 Date 05/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RONALD E Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $57,161.50 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOTT, SHARON J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $57,161.48 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,161.22 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, ROSE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,160.94 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACY, PHILLIP C Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $57,160.77 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, LENA Y Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $57,160.63 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $57,160.56 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ILEEN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,160.54 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, GARY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,159.98 Date 02/07/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KIEL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,159.94 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCARD, WILLIAM R Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $57,159.80 Date 01/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRAPESE, PHILIP S Employer name Town of Greece Amount $57,159.79 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ZORICKA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,159.57 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVAGGIONI, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,159.52 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGIL, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Canadice Amount $57,159.31 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBUTI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Montgomery County Amount $57,158.97 Date 01/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRANZO, RAFAEL A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,158.95 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYDEL, EILEEN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,158.72 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREND, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,158.66 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHUBKA, ZYGMUNT M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $57,158.58 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, SKYLER E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,158.40 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALKA, ANTHONY G Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $57,158.31 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAY, FATMATA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,158.25 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALERBA, NICHOLAS R Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,157.92 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCO, LORI A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $57,157.28 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, JAMES D Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $57,157.22 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFHAM, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $57,156.99 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITZ, ELIZABETH V Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $57,156.79 Date 07/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHINU G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,156.57 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TANNER M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $57,156.53 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE MORTEL, MARK A Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $57,156.34 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTER, JAIMIE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $57,156.17 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, WAYNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,156.15 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CLYDE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $57,155.88 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEE, DEBRA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,155.84 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, ROBERT W III Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,155.76 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DALE R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,155.63 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, VINCENT Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $57,155.60 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System