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 BOOTHE, CLYDE W Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JUNG K Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGON, VINCENT Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,674.76 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ALEXANDER Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JOHN F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/17/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,674.76 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRARA, MARK C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANGELIS, ARMAND T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEQUILLFELDT, CHARLES Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,674.76 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELAND, JOHN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, EDWARD G Employer name Education Department Amount $92,674.76 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTINI, MARIA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGER, DENNIS E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KENNETH L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGSTROM, EINAR Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,674.76 Date 04/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESIMARD, VERNETTA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/11/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, WILLIAM Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, OSCAR Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWATER, ANDREA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN W Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, MARC A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEF, MYRON I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYSTON, FRANK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,674.76 Date 04/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, BUDD Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ADELE V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/13/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, CURTIS, II Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, RAYMOND Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DAVID Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMORAN, BENJAMIN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSTHALER, ALFRED O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JOHNSON T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, REBECCA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BARRY V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, FELIX Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/21/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, RICHARD J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDLUND, LAURA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITT, MATTHEW Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONGAMAKAL, GEORGE P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELSINGER, DAWN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASPANTE, DOMINICK Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITER, PAUL C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ISAAC, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DEBORAH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLY, ORRIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 01/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUSSIG, EDWARD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANPUTTEN, DOUGLAS L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, GARY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MICHAEL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNIS, MARTIN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 06/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLERY-ASHCRAFT, ELAINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, PETER J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRON, LEONARD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDESIDERIO, NICHOLAS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 07/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, WINNIFRED E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, MARCIA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, PHYLLIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 05/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, GERMAINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, VICTORIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LYNN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, SUSAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 10/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, VIVIAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 03/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKOWITZ, RICHARD J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/17/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIOS, GEORGE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERADO, MARTIN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 08/14/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLER, USHER Z Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, VICKI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 12/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CAREY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, PAUL B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINOGRAD, LEONARD A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,674.76 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BEREL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,674.76 Date 11/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, MITCHELL D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,674.76 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, JOSEPH L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,674.76 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, SERGIO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,674.45 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, MARY S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,674.44 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFEN, SUSAN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $92,673.87 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGNANO, JAMES Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,672.50 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, JASON A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,672.44 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Webster Amount $92,672.22 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, MICHELLE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,671.54 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MARK P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,671.32 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRALEIGH, TRACY L Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $92,671.24 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWTNA, MARY GAIL M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,671.06 Date 06/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTO, LINDA M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $92,669.90 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTHLING, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $92,669.66 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTE, SOUVENISE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,667.92 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ALKA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $92,667.90 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, ALISON J Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,667.12 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS-DUFFY, KERRY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,666.86 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEBARAJ, MATHAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,666.48 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, RUBY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,666.06 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASTONE, LYNNE C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,665.62 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MARK G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $92,665.44 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, KELLY E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $92,664.68 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,663.96 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, KAREN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,663.93 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, JESSIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,663.89 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,663.89 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSON, SARAH E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $92,663.28 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHART, DARREN P Employer name Victor CSD Amount $92,662.03 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, EARLYNE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,662.00 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System