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 CUEVAS, ANTONIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,490.59 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JAMES P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $91,490.39 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUAF, KAREN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $91,490.32 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGE, JOHN W Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $91,489.84 Date 08/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNYSON, LORINDA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $91,489.84 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, ROBERT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,489.84 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, CHAD M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,489.84 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGERETTA, JOHN J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $91,488.07 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,487.03 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALFAN, LOUIS J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $91,486.60 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, ROBERT R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $91,486.02 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,485.90 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTNIN, JONATHAN T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,484.93 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, DOREEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $91,484.66 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, JOSEPH G Employer name Somers CSD Amount $91,484.48 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, EDDIE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,483.26 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, MATTHEW S Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $91,483.10 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DEON C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,482.66 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $91,482.58 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, LORENZO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $91,482.30 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, THOMAS A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $91,481.12 Date 08/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAINT-PHARD, MARIE C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $91,480.32 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, ERIC M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $91,480.06 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZATO, SHARON D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,479.54 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES KNIGHT, DIANE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $91,479.33 Date 07/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEROS, LETICIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,479.27 Date 04/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, ANTHONY F Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $91,478.26 Date 10/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, CARL J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $91,478.20 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, FRANTZ Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $91,477.35 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNYS, JAMES J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $91,477.34 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNES, GREGORY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,477.18 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALL, EDWARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $91,477.10 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEZ, GILBERT Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $91,476.06 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERVEEN, NUSRAT Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,475.42 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLINSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $91,475.14 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSE, MICHEL R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $91,475.14 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, NOAH T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $91,472.33 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,471.64 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSOUGH, HYLAND L Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,471.64 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BROCK Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,471.64 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MATTHEW D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,471.64 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, MARY BETH Employer name Education Department Amount $91,471.64 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, PETER L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $91,471.64 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITJENS, MARCIE A Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $91,470.00 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, FRANK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,469.19 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL J, IV Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $91,469.09 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LISA JANET Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,468.81 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATUSO, JOHN S Employer name Huntington Fire District Amount $91,468.80 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RENE M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $91,467.92 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, WILLIAM A Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $91,467.57 Date 03/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNAL, POORNIMA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,467.50 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPARANO, LAURIE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,467.48 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $91,467.44 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DERRICK Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,467.36 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDWAY, CRAIG R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,467.22 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNEN, CAROLYN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,467.21 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, JEFFREY A Employer name Orange County Amount $91,466.64 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MICHAEL L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $91,465.45 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYN, TREVOR G Employer name Town of Greece Amount $91,464.33 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIENCLAW, FELIX Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $91,464.29 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOHN J, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,464.10 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, TRACY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $91,463.98 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, THERESA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $91,462.28 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOLLY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,461.91 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, FRANZISKA H Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $91,461.63 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELTNER, KIM Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $91,459.53 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, KRISTEN G Employer name City of Middletown Amount $91,458.89 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HALLORAN, ANNE MARIE T Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,458.46 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CAROL L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $91,458.08 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DAVID J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $91,457.45 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSCA, NANCY S Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,457.08 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHKEL, RALPH W Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $91,456.86 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $91,456.68 Date 07/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, ROBERT J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $91,456.68 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHMOOD, HAFIZ F Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $91,456.66 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARD, GREGORY D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $91,456.47 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JONATHAN L Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $91,456.19 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASZKIEWICZ, NANCY L Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $91,455.93 Date 05/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, HOLLY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,455.76 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, ERIN K Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $91,455.74 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANGO, ERIC Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $91,453.31 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNER, NICHOLAS O Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $91,451.42 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHE, KERRI A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $91,450.29 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABY, ISAIAH E Employer name Monroe County Amount $91,450.24 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKSHEAR, FAITH K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,449.89 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PAMELA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,449.38 Date 02/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ANDREW Employer name Putnam County Amount $91,449.23 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, RENEE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $91,449.22 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, LISA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $91,449.17 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, GEORGE T Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $91,449.08 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JARED T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,449.06 Date 05/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNES, PAULINE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $91,448.76 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $91,448.24 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGENBRODT, SHANNON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,447.46 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STEPHEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $91,447.46 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHASTRI, DIPAKKUMAR A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $91,447.46 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DEBBIE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,447.20 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JUNEL M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $91,445.98 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, MADELINE M Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $91,445.38 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, JO ANN M Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $91,445.38 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System