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 CAVALLO, TONI ANN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,302.99 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, LAURA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,302.78 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KATELYNN M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $54,302.67 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, JOHN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,302.44 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEBLE, CHARLES G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,302.31 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNELLA, DENISE Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $54,302.30 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, MARIE-THERESA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,302.11 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, NICOLE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,301.99 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DARRYL C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,301.88 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTING, LORI J M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $54,301.56 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, STEPHANIE A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $54,301.42 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ABBRACCIO, JOHN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $54,301.25 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, KENNETH P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $54,301.19 Date 04/08/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, DAVID A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $54,301.08 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, LISA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $54,300.89 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, LYNNE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $54,300.70 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENBACH, PHILLIP Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $54,300.70 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, GAIL M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $54,300.70 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, GILBERT M, JR Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGGE, SALVA E Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, DIANNE T Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, MICHAEL S Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DARRELL L Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL-CATLIN, DEBRA L Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ALEXA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CORETTA S Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $54,299.96 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMS-SIMMOND, SABRINA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,299.96 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, RENEE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,299.96 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, GENE T Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,299.96 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JORGE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,299.96 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, TRINA R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,299.96 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KENNETH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,299.96 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS-JAMES, FAITH D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $54,299.96 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHEOF, KIRSTEN W Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,299.78 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREWART, SHARMARIE G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,299.69 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, SHERISE N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,299.57 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADELMAN, MAUREEN C Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $54,299.46 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, LAURIE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $54,299.37 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLK, TIFFANY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $54,298.97 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDA, MARIA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,298.96 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CHIKKIA M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $54,298.89 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENFELD, BRANDON Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $54,298.89 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUIGNAN, STEPHANY Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,298.49 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Kent Amount $54,298.03 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBURG, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $54,297.18 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, DALE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,296.98 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFF, JAMES C Employer name Village of Springville Amount $54,296.86 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, JOHN E, JR Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,296.65 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAECKLE, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,296.53 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKNER, CHARLES P Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $54,296.52 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNIA, ANN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,296.35 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANVCHOWSKI, DANIEL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,295.93 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLITI, DANUTA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $54,295.72 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAN, MARTHA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,295.47 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, JOEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $54,294.64 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ERIC K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,294.11 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTER, KENNETH J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $54,294.09 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'HOMMEDIEU, RAYMOND Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $54,294.04 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JUDITH R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,293.86 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOLAKIS, CHRYSANTHE T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,293.64 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOPP, FRANKLYN S Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $54,293.00 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTOSKI, DONNA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,292.61 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Troy Amount $54,292.53 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IENTILUCCI, SHARON A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $54,292.51 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCELLO, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $54,292.00 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGES, JAMES M Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $54,291.66 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKER, RANDALL D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $54,291.60 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, HOLLY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $54,291.46 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZO, APRIL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,291.16 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSIE, DONNA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $54,290.94 Date 07/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHESNE, JULIA S Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $54,290.88 Date 02/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, TREMAYNE E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $54,290.80 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, THERESA L, MRS Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $54,290.28 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JANICE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,289.86 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLER, ERICA L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $54,289.54 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, ELLEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,289.17 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DONALD L Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $54,289.14 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, DAVE E Employer name City of Albany Amount $54,288.99 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,288.95 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, LAURIE A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $54,288.70 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVENBACK, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Ellington Amount $54,288.47 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBURDI, DENNIS Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $54,288.09 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,287.89 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ELISA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,287.85 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, MARIA I Employer name Education Department Amount $54,287.76 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVINO, CARMINA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $54,287.76 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, REKHA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $54,287.76 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENOX, ANNE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,287.56 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINELLI, TOBIAS L Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $54,287.56 Date 02/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, MELISSA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,287.12 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFRONOV, SERGEY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $54,287.09 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WESLEY E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $54,286.98 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNIKER, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $54,286.91 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, STACEY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $54,286.76 Date 04/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TYRONE K Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $54,286.75 Date 06/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEENSBOROUGH, SANDRA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $54,286.35 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURE, ARTHUR JOHN Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $54,286.14 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEY, JOSEPH W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,285.83 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVIS, KUYLER Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,285.80 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MAUREEN Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $54,285.56 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System