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 WUNSCH, ROBERT T Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $92,619.40 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, LORNA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $92,618.79 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNO, ADELINA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,617.49 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, JEAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $92,617.47 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANADE, ANTHONY Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $92,617.20 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAHONA, FERNANDO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,616.01 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SEAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,615.62 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN, LISA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,615.42 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, STEPHEN F Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $92,615.34 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, JENNIFER C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,614.88 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FRANK Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $92,614.84 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, KATHERINE A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,613.30 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,613.26 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANES- STETTER, RICHARD H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,612.76 Date 07/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENDALL, MICHAEL P Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $92,612.59 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ELEANOR K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,612.26 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOMES, JACQUELINE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,612.20 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, RASHAWN Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,611.73 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MICHAEL J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, JEANNE C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVELL, KAREN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, AMY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGANTI, VENKATA KRISHNA R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, JONATHAN W Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, DAVID K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MURA, JOSEPH S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMENNO, LISA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIGAN, JOHN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LAURIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMER, JUDY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, DAVID Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLMAN, BARRY C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, KIRSTEN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN-KRAUSS, COLLEEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACKBEIN, GARY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, CAROL O Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, DONGYAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,610.82 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, DARWIN O Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $92,610.66 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ALBA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,610.52 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CRASTO, PATRICK A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $92,610.42 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RITA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,610.28 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOSKI, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $92,609.13 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOORHIS, CHARLES F, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $92,608.81 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNACIO, NIEVES A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $92,608.23 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CONSTANCE A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,608.23 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KEITH E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $92,607.86 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, WILLIAM M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $92,607.66 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA-FOURNIER, JAREEZA U Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $92,607.37 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, CARLOS M, JR Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $92,607.35 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONK, CHAD E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,607.01 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARMON, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,606.31 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JACQUELINE V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,606.28 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JUDI L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,606.13 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THISSE, LYNNE M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,605.34 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERONICA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,605.23 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOEDE, PATRICIA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,604.93 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DAVID G Employer name Steuben County Amount $92,604.88 Date 09/12/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOEBLING, MELISSA A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,604.76 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ROBERT C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $92,604.38 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, JOHN N Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,603.20 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITI, TONYA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,603.03 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNURR, JOHN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,601.90 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $92,601.80 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DAVID Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,601.74 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DELLREE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,601.38 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRZA, TAIMUR Z Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,601.15 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECKSFIELD, STEVEN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $92,600.64 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, JOSE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,600.53 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LALINE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Law Amount $92,600.22 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORICA, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,599.52 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TOUR, RICHARD J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,598.06 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAPF, DONALD J Employer name Columbia County Amount $92,596.91 Date 09/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,595.44 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEINOT, PATRICIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,595.24 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORELLO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,594.88 Date 02/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,594.83 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUILE, JORDAN X Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,594.54 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRETZ, DONALD G Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $92,593.98 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOLARCZYK, PETER G Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,593.36 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLEY, JULIE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $92,593.14 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,592.82 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARIUS, DALE E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $92,592.29 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, WAYNE P Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $92,591.90 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, ANTHONY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,591.12 Date 06/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MEHUL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $92,588.59 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, PATRICK Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,588.30 Date 12/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHETTE, JAMES K Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $92,588.20 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, THOMAS M Employer name Education Department Amount $92,587.69 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUELL, EASUANTI J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,587.19 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROCHALA, RICHARD E, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,586.99 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTORIA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $92,586.28 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, HOWARD J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $92,585.77 Date 08/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATTAH, DIANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,585.36 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, RACHEL H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,585.36 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, GERALDINE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,584.68 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWING, PETER V Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $92,583.90 Date 08/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $92,583.66 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBOURNE, VERNON K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,582.85 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISLE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,581.72 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System