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 NAYOR, DENNIS R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $96,606.06 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, BRIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,605.87 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, STEPHEN D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $96,604.18 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RHONDA R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,602.59 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, ROBERT M Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $96,602.09 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JEANAN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,601.78 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIRILLO, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,601.71 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UKERITIS, JENNIFER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,600.92 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOHN L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $96,599.51 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, RAYMOND L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,599.11 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAUGH, HOANG M C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,598.97 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTA, JASON P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,598.07 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIPIPPO, JOHN L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,598.07 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERALTA, EDWARD S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,596.40 Date 02/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, DIANE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $96,596.05 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZER, JOHN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,595.97 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, JASON L Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $96,593.66 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $96,592.73 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYS, RICHARD S Employer name Erie County Amount $96,591.86 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JASON A Employer name Orange County Amount $96,591.52 Date 08/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBS, VICTORIA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $96,591.24 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBLE, MATTHEW S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $96,590.62 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSLAND, JENNIFER E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,590.28 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIMSON, ERIC H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,589.86 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, CARA F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,589.52 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZYNSKI, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,588.64 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNABATHINA, BHARATH K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,588.31 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, GARY J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,587.94 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAY, MADELINE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $96,587.54 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIB, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,587.41 Date 05/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, THOMAS J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $96,587.20 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANINO, PETER J Employer name City of Troy Amount $96,587.13 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LLADOC, ANGELICA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,586.80 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DIANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,586.71 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORPORA, ROBERT J Employer name Cortland County Amount $96,586.47 Date 04/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, GEOFFREY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $96,586.26 Date 11/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODROW, CRAIG J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,586.04 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, BRIAN C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,584.86 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTOVICH, EVAN Employer name Orange County Amount $96,584.34 Date 07/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDREK, MELISSA Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,583.98 Date 06/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,583.87 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUFAROTTI, VIVIAN E Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $96,582.96 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, MARISA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,582.43 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENENDEZ-CROSS, MILAGROS H Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $96,582.08 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, MEGHAN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,581.96 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KERRY-ANN N Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,581.67 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, DAVID K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,580.68 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERNO, CONSTANCE V Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $96,580.68 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, DANIEL C Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $96,579.80 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDA, DILIA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $96,579.67 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, DENNIS A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $96,579.44 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,578.74 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LEILA D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $96,578.52 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPPROTH, LINUS R Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $96,578.27 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ERIC D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,578.03 Date 02/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLES, SUSAN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $96,576.99 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $96,576.60 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,575.25 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,575.16 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHASE, GEORGE K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,574.92 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, YOCHEVED Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,574.92 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $96,574.61 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, PATRICK W Employer name Education Department Amount $96,574.36 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGILINAN, TEODULO P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,574.35 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $96,574.29 Date 12/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNING, JOSEPH R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $96,573.35 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, PATRICK D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,572.30 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, DOUGLAS C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,571.96 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMET, PATRICK J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,571.22 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,570.62 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, BRIAN Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $96,569.94 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMANN, CATHRYN A Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $96,569.84 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKHLE, STANISLAVA Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,569.46 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, THOMAS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,568.77 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOSEPH K Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,568.42 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NATHANIEL J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,568.00 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN J Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $96,568.00 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, VANESSA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,567.80 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,567.34 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LUKE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,567.28 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LORRAINE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,567.00 Date 04/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, THOMAS S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $96,566.86 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TANIA V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,565.11 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, THOMAS A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $96,564.42 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, THEODORE A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $96,563.78 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECCESE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $96,562.88 Date 11/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONDORF, ROBERT J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $96,562.70 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSON, ROBERT O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $96,562.70 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCURSIO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,562.48 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGLE, GARY Employer name Lewis County Amount $96,561.44 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, DANIEL W Employer name Orange County Amount $96,559.81 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGER, JEROME J Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,558.22 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, NATHAN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,557.40 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,556.76 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JONATHAN Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $96,556.67 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKER, DIANA K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,555.94 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGIN, DESMOND Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,555.43 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, HECTOR Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $96,555.00 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTIERS, STEVEN R Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $96,554.23 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, RICHARD W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,553.61 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System