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 SCIOCCHETTI, JANICE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,114.65 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCHINO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,114.57 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLON, JAMES E Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $50,113.96 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, ROXANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,113.52 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, JACQUELINE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,113.33 Date 07/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ZACHARY M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $50,113.30 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, GEORGE F Employer name Schoharie County Amount $50,113.27 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTES, RICHARD G Employer name Schoharie County Amount $50,113.27 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, SCOTT A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,113.10 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, PHYLLIS A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,112.86 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERMAN, STEPHEN S Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $50,112.85 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, TERRI L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $50,112.78 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDER, KEVIN J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $50,112.14 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, AMY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,112.06 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITANO, MARCUS J Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $50,111.93 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS L, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,111.88 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVO, LINDA M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $50,111.75 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, MICHAEL L, SR Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,111.74 Date 07/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLUS, PAUL, III Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $50,111.60 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JENNIFER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,111.55 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, CHERYL A Employer name Madison County Amount $50,111.51 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, MARIA C Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $50,111.37 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, GREGORY T Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $50,111.06 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,110.94 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOHN D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,110.89 Date 04/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, IRIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,110.64 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES-THOMAS, ERIC D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,110.29 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,110.17 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, LESLIE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,109.89 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, COLIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,109.74 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDAN, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $50,109.65 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,109.54 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, BEATRICE K Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $50,109.47 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRENBAUM, GARY B Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $50,109.46 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOANG, DAVID T Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $50,109.46 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJETTE, ALICIA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $50,109.46 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RHONDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,109.46 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JOYCE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $50,109.46 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $50,109.46 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, ZUBAIDA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $50,109.46 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMAMUDIN, MOHAMED Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,109.23 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, EDNA E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $50,109.23 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, CHARLENE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $50,109.23 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARGARETALICE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,109.23 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABINJO, IYABODE M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $50,109.23 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JULET L Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $50,109.23 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, RICHARD M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $50,109.22 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROWAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,109.03 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSEY, KEVIN T Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $50,108.76 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, PAUL W Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $50,108.69 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCOURT, FRANCES Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $50,108.42 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEVEN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,108.22 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARABEDIAN, PAUL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,108.15 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, JOANNE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $50,108.14 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $50,108.07 Date 02/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, BARBARA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,107.79 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIOL, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $50,107.62 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,107.58 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, KATHERINE K Employer name Orleans County Amount $50,107.51 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, TONEY L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $50,107.20 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, MARIE T Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,107.14 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, MARK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,107.12 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAZZO, HEIDI M Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,107.05 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, KANDIE S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $50,106.78 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, DANA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $50,106.54 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,106.53 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, LAURA G Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $50,106.23 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSLINE, TRACY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $50,106.07 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,105.73 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANACORE, JOSHUA R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $50,105.71 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS A Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,105.55 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULES, TIMOTHY C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,105.46 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAHAN, KELLEY C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,105.41 Date 09/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, AIMEE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,105.39 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, AMY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,105.29 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, DAWN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $50,105.07 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZONE, KRISTEN E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $50,105.04 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ELIZABETH A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $50,105.00 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDER, ANDREW D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $50,105.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, WAYNE H Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $50,104.94 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SUSAN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $50,104.64 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTT, BRIAN J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $50,104.48 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, YEDDA L Employer name Orange County Amount $50,104.47 Date 03/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNESE, KAREN A Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $50,104.16 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, RYAN F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,103.97 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBETTA, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $50,103.51 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULIP, GEORGE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $50,103.47 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELAKIS, IRENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,103.46 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICK R Employer name Erie County Amount $50,103.38 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, DENISE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,103.30 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGUR, JAMES C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $50,103.24 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHREVE, MICHAEL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,103.15 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORANO, SCOTT D Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $50,103.06 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINO, DAWN-MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,103.03 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMBRELLO, CRAIG P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,103.00 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, BARBARA J C Employer name Madison County Amount $50,102.74 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DONNA M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $50,102.74 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, DEBORAH L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,102.59 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,102.31 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, EDWARD P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $50,102.27 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System