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 MYLES, THOMAS JOHN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $91,115.64 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, KEVIN S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $91,115.14 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LINDA S Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $91,114.92 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, VINCENT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,114.21 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $91,113.41 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBIN, RAYMOND Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $91,112.90 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, PATRICK J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $91,112.35 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNETH, MARY P Employer name Rockland County Amount $91,111.46 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KIMBERLY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,110.69 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERVILLE, BARBARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,109.98 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESI, GWENDOLYN P Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $91,109.92 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIANAS, SOPHIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,109.60 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVIDEO, GIANCARLO M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,109.59 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOONEY, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $91,109.38 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, DAVID J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,109.16 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENOFF, GLENN W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,108.96 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LUIS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,108.84 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATCHERIC, JOSEPH M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $91,108.14 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, JAMES Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $91,107.94 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, RENNY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,107.53 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, JENNIFER J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,107.42 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, ROBERT J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,107.18 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGETT, BRENT P Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $91,105.70 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,104.55 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JANYCE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $91,103.33 Date 05/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, STACY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $91,103.11 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, JAY D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $91,103.10 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINA, FRANK G Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $91,102.81 Date 05/31/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCITTI, CINDY A Employer name Orange County Amount $91,102.80 Date 11/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, WENDY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $91,102.37 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, ANDRE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,101.63 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, EDWARD E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,101.06 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $91,100.84 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, KEVIN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $91,100.67 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICKS, DONALD Employer name City of Albany Amount $91,099.92 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEUZZE, MARGARET A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $91,099.27 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $91,099.18 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLLS, HARRIETT M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $91,098.69 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIGNANO, KARIN M Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $91,098.20 Date 12/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GO, RODERICK A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $91,097.32 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, MICHAEL Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $91,095.82 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JACQUELINE K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,092.88 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOURY, ARLETTE B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,092.58 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUREK, ALECIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $91,092.19 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, SHAWN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,091.76 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOTH, CAROL A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $91,091.60 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, VALERIE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,091.36 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNTER, GERALD M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $91,091.09 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $91,090.20 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDHORN, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $91,090.11 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DENNIS L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,089.74 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACH, SCOTT A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $91,089.61 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,089.28 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARFORD, WILLIAM R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $91,089.24 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOHN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,089.02 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $91,088.47 Date 01/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, VERNON V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,087.19 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARNEY, GARRY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,086.82 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALONZO, JOHN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,086.57 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENISTON, ERIN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,086.47 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, WILLIAM A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $91,085.99 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, SUZANNE P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $91,085.64 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHELLE D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,084.84 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, EILEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,083.28 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIO, ALFRED E Employer name City of Rye Amount $91,082.35 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTH, ROBERT E Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $91,081.90 Date 10/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JONAH Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $91,080.70 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JAMES E Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $91,080.64 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, MEGAN E Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $91,079.64 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, RICHARD F Employer name Woodmere Fire District Amount $91,079.53 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LYANE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,079.29 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MELISSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,078.16 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEDENO, ELIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,078.00 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, THOMAS J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,077.70 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, LAWANA M Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $91,077.64 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMMER, JENNIFER Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $91,077.12 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, NUBIA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,077.11 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ALLEN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,076.44 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUARDINO, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,076.07 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JACQUELINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,076.00 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKADIA, BHAVNA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $91,075.91 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, WILBUR J, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $91,075.80 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, DONALD J, JR Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $91,074.85 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTI, JAMES P Employer name City of Rye Amount $91,074.16 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JESTINA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,074.04 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, JASON S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,074.01 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, TINA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $91,073.50 Date 10/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGENDORPH, GREGG A, JR Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $91,073.26 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIELLA, ANGELA Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $91,073.23 Date 03/05/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, RICHARD L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,072.90 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHIM, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,071.82 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSAVELLA, JEAN B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,071.69 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,071.51 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SABOURIN, SANDRA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $91,071.35 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODELL, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,069.93 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODMAN, IVY L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,069.83 Date 12/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, SERGIO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $91,068.66 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISAR, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,068.56 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABOTT, HUGH J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $91,067.42 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MANJU A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,067.22 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System