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 KEEN, DEBRA A Employer name Orange County Amount $94,758.80 Date 03/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, PAULA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $94,757.68 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATT, CAROL A Employer name Erie County Amount $94,757.20 Date 02/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATT, THOMAS M Employer name Erie County Amount $94,757.00 Date 10/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LOLA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,755.61 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, STEPHANIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,753.81 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARNAM, BRYAN T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $94,753.70 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGENES, MICHAEL J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $94,753.34 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, DAVID J Employer name Orange County Amount $94,753.29 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYABENKOV, VLADIMIR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $94,753.00 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $94,751.06 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MARCUS M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $94,750.54 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, JULIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $94,750.42 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, CONNIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,748.07 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, KEVIN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,748.03 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, FRANCES G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,748.02 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMFIELD, TROY H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $94,747.58 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, JOHN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,747.43 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNT, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $94,746.20 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMI, CAROYLN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,745.70 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINERO, AMELIA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,745.70 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, BRENDAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,744.61 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, DONALD M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,743.62 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICUCCI, ANNA MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,743.50 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VIVIENNE Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $94,742.66 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMER, SCOTT T Employer name Erie County Amount $94,741.98 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIGNETTE, MICHAEL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,741.63 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-WILSON, ANGELIA Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $94,741.48 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'LOUGHY, ROBERT D Employer name Rockland County Amount $94,740.88 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ERIN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,740.78 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDILLA, CAROL J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,740.64 Date 11/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPNER, DONALD G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $94,740.02 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KAITLYN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,739.46 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, L C Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $94,739.45 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKOM, AFUA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,739.42 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANYAH, RUTH O Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $94,739.21 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $94,739.01 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, KENNETH H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $94,738.55 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PAULETTE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,737.64 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSERLING, JULIE E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $94,736.63 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNARINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $94,736.19 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, ROSEMARY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $94,735.15 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,735.14 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIERI, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $94,734.75 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASULO, NICHOLAS F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,734.57 Date 12/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, WILLIAM M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $94,734.49 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, JANICE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,734.38 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ARTHUR C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,734.19 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRITANO, PAUL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,733.61 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, RAYMOND F, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,733.61 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ROBERT J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,732.41 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAROORI, VENUGOPAL L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,732.17 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, SHANA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $94,732.11 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ORBIN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,731.50 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENDINGER, NANCY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,731.50 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CHRISTA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,731.50 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERMURTHY, SHARON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,731.50 Date 12/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPENTHAL, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,731.50 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,731.50 Date 08/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANZEL, LYNN E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $94,731.35 Date 10/14/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, SEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $94,730.84 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,730.70 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, SHANNON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $94,730.26 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, JOHN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,729.51 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBESTA, CATHERINE G Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $94,728.29 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEBEL, JAMES J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,727.65 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JONATHAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,727.65 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,727.47 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, KELLY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $94,727.10 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, ROBERT J, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,726.85 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ROBERT M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $94,725.91 Date 04/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN P Employer name Orange County Amount $94,725.31 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDELMAN, JEFFREY Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $94,725.19 Date 05/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, YANG FEI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,725.02 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JACQUELINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,724.88 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, CARLOS O Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $94,723.93 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MATTHEW B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,723.40 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, KEVIN J Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $94,723.18 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, STEPHEN, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $94,722.90 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIE, JANELLE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $94,722.76 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEANINE R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $94,722.64 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHACEK, KATHRYN G Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $94,722.30 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDO, JOSEPH P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $94,721.94 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, NORMAN D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $94,721.90 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENEGHAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $94,721.74 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLIDDI, THOMAS P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,721.69 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DIANE C Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $94,721.33 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, BRENT G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $94,719.91 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, DAVID A Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $94,718.99 Date 08/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, MICHELE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,718.93 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIN, JADE FLORENCE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,718.66 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSMAN, HENRY B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,718.22 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALGON, CHERYL Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $94,718.07 Date 09/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, DELTON Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $94,717.72 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRY, BRIAN, SR Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $94,717.61 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, WILLIAM R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $94,717.07 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,716.95 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOHN E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $94,715.42 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDELL, JOHN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,714.50 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVAKUMAR, VIDYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,714.33 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System