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 CREANZA, JOSEPH P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $92,581.71 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, SUSAN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,580.88 Date 07/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZEL, ANDREA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $92,580.06 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, ROBERT Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $92,579.84 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONG, POY Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,579.72 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCARO, AARON J Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $92,579.55 Date 04/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, BRYAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,579.42 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TILLEY, RAYMOND D, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $92,579.32 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDWAY, LEE V, III Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $92,579.20 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, RESHMA MARY Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $92,577.87 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, MICHAEL Employer name Putnam County Amount $92,577.64 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINGER, GENA I Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,576.33 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ADRIENNE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,576.17 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAVARRIA, MANUEL D Employer name Orange County Amount $92,575.94 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,575.84 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANTON, TINA-MARIE Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $92,573.85 Date 05/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYCHEL, LEONARD S, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $92,573.17 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, TARAUS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,572.74 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,572.44 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ERIC W Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $92,570.45 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESNAN, EDWARD C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $92,570.26 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONALDO, JOSEPH B Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,569.09 Date 11/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHON, JAMES D Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $92,568.84 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMANT, ANJANA Employer name Department of Law Amount $92,568.05 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEUNARINE, NATALIE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $92,567.34 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFONE, JOHN P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $92,567.06 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, DARYL M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $92,566.43 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, DANIEL E Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $92,565.52 Date 11/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGER, STEVE R, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $92,564.27 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASULA, THERESA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,564.16 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCH, URSULA J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $92,564.00 Date 04/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHANDRA M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $92,563.88 Date 11/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARR, JOSEPH W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $92,562.96 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOHN T Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $92,562.78 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILJOEN, MADELEINE C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $92,562.58 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUSCIO, KYLE D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,562.03 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MURO, FRANK R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,561.72 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVINE, PATRICIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,561.32 Date 05/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISNER, SHARON A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,560.82 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUMBUS, SUSAN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $92,560.34 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, NADINE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $92,560.34 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LAURA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $92,560.34 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, KRISTINE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,560.00 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARN-COOK, ANNEMARIE J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,558.87 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THENGAMPALLIL, JACOB M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,557.21 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, MARTIN G Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $92,556.57 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, KRISTIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,555.85 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, RICHARD F Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $92,555.81 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CHRISCELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,555.62 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $92,555.04 Date 02/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, FRANCIS T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $92,554.89 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $92,554.72 Date 01/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $92,554.70 Date 07/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, TARA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,554.41 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCHURCH, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,553.95 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEBER, HARRY L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $92,553.75 Date 07/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, PATRICIA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,552.86 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENDORF, MICHAEL T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,552.77 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JODY E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,552.75 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEOU, ANTONIA Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $92,552.61 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SHELYAGH R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $92,550.46 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFFIELD, JAY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,549.00 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DAVID A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $92,548.65 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDO, JOHN M Employer name Broome County Amount $92,548.22 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEER, DANIEL P C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $92,547.17 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, JACQUELINE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $92,547.17 Date 11/13/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSE, THOMAS R, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,546.77 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATANIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $92,546.36 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONA, PAUL Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $92,546.19 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUENTE, ANDREW Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,546.02 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ROC, CLAUDINE Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $92,545.55 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARCA, JOHN J Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $92,545.37 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, JOAN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $92,545.24 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLO, THOMAS N Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $92,545.20 Date 01/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINSLEY, JOAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $92,545.14 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCH, ANDREW F Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $92,542.72 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWCLIFFE, VICTOR D Employer name Livingston County Amount $92,542.57 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASBERRY, PATRICIA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $92,542.43 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, HENRY H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,542.37 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, THOMAS P Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $92,542.28 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDINI, RICO A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $92,542.09 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAZNY, DONALD E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,541.93 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARROLD, SHAWN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,541.93 Date 08/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONELSON, JASON C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $92,541.05 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOIERO, MARGHERITA Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $92,540.79 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $92,537.97 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, JOSEPH E Employer name Erie County Amount $92,537.13 Date 12/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JAMES G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $92,536.00 Date 09/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, JOSEPH N Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $92,533.47 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGIRMANJIAN, JUDITH M Employer name Ulster County Amount $92,532.85 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOM, BLAKE E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $92,532.73 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIUSEPPE, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,532.70 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, SAMANTHA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,532.59 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRETACCI, NICOLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,531.84 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSMAN, JAMES W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,531.02 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, BRIAN A Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $92,530.96 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACY, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,530.61 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATTA, MARK P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $92,530.30 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HARA, GERARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,528.94 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, SUDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,528.56 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System