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 BLACKWELL, EVELYN F Employer name City of Albany Amount $95,796.40 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAMM, ANNA Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,795.88 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, JEANNETTE A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $95,795.29 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, BRIAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,794.78 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, MARISSA H Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $95,794.35 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, EDWIN R, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,792.83 Date 02/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLUCCIO, ELAINE T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $95,792.44 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, STEPHEN A, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,792.14 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, KRISTOFER W Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $95,792.06 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEHAN, BRIAN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,792.06 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMSLIE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $95,791.90 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR-HOUGH, MARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,791.60 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADOS, DAVID A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $95,791.31 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLI, KEVIN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $95,790.88 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO, YOLA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,790.73 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,790.02 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZOR, ANDREA D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $95,789.72 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDINELLI, MICHAEL T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $95,789.37 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, HEATHER D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $95,789.37 Date 07/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBAMONT, STEVEN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $95,789.37 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKINSON, KENNETH R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $95,788.71 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $95,788.45 Date 01/02/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BRYAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,788.37 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, PAUL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $95,786.92 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSE', KEELY A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $95,786.08 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, STEVEN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $95,786.03 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAGLIERI, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,785.92 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PATRICK W Employer name City of Albany Amount $95,785.20 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPICIATI, JOHN J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,784.52 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROGELIO G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,784.00 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARYL, CHARLES P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $95,782.85 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNT, JOANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,782.42 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHARLES S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $95,781.70 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANA, SAMUEL J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $95,781.25 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, SCOTT M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $95,780.76 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT G Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $95,780.09 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUSCH, NEAL R Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $95,777.69 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, ROBERT L, II Employer name City of Batavia Amount $95,777.68 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERT, MARK W Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $95,777.60 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETZ, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,777.32 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, RITA M Employer name North Bellmore Fire District Amount $95,776.84 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBOAT, DARREN J Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $95,775.57 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, KEVIN P Employer name City of Lockport Amount $95,774.99 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAOLI, PAUL S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,774.91 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, DEEFORREST Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $95,774.74 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, LUZ C Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $95,774.32 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JOSEPH Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $95,773.97 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, WENYI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $95,773.91 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALI, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Albany Amount $95,773.64 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODD, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $95,773.05 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DAYTON N Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $95,772.99 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JAMES P Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $95,771.55 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWACKI, DALE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,771.54 Date 07/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMOSA, PETER Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $95,771.24 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABBABE, LAURA P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,770.58 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEREZHENKOV, LEONID Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $95,770.33 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, NATHANIEL M Employer name Freeport Housing Authority Amount $95,770.17 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYOS, JORGE H Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $95,769.50 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $95,769.33 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOYCE A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $95,768.18 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWITZ, NICHOLAS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $95,767.35 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUSCIO, ALFRED P Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,767.15 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CINDY S Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,766.61 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUMPE, KATHLEEN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $95,765.26 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY-CALLEY, CATHERINE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $95,765.00 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, GARRY W Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $95,764.81 Date 01/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, TIMOTHY F Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $95,764.62 Date 02/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, SUSAN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $95,764.39 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, FRANK V, JR Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $95,764.30 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, SERGIO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,764.04 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERLY, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Elmira Amount $95,763.11 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANKER, SARAH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,762.98 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL M Employer name Albany County Amount $95,761.62 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, STEPHEN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $95,760.38 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $95,760.04 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JASON L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $95,759.47 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, MYRON Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $95,758.75 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, KEVIN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $95,758.00 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DONALD J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $95,757.16 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,756.31 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SEAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,755.54 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAUCK, SHANNON Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,755.18 Date 02/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,755.07 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFTERION, JASON T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,754.08 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMER, ALEA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $95,753.88 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLPUCH, ELIZABETH Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $95,753.67 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, WILLIE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,753.50 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCITELLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $95,753.42 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KEVIN R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $95,753.32 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UCASZ, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $95,753.23 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JEAN M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $95,753.04 Date 06/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, THEODORE C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $95,752.62 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, THEODORE J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $95,752.50 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, JASON A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $95,752.46 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, DONALD A, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $95,751.85 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, BRETT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $95,751.81 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DEBORAH E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $95,751.38 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,750.98 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DENISE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $95,750.22 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $95,749.47 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System