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 BARKLOW, CANDY E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,928.76 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, KORTNEY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,928.66 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, MICHAEL P Employer name Orange County Amount $90,928.54 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLNY, JAMES C Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $90,928.14 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WALD, RENEE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $90,927.24 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, DONALD C, JR Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $90,926.80 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, LORENE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,925.69 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIEN, RICKIE L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $90,925.48 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHINGER, GLENN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $90,925.31 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JAMES R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,925.19 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULINO, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $90,924.69 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH F, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,924.59 Date 09/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGELLO, SALVATORE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,924.37 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI DATO, DANIEL P Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $90,924.30 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARQUIETT, ANTHONY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $90,924.08 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZE, AGUSTA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,923.78 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGWOOD, ERIC L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $90,923.72 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, REBECCA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,923.56 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, DENISE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,923.56 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERON, THOMAS P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,923.56 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, PAMELA A Employer name Education Department Amount $90,923.56 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, PATRICK J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,923.56 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, DAVID W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $90,923.56 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DERRICK Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $90,923.20 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, SCOTT C Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $90,923.00 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY-BENKA-COKER, SACKELIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,922.88 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, LISA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,922.70 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, RACHEL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,922.46 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, ROBERT K, JR Employer name City of Geneva Amount $90,922.36 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAFIORE, BENJAMIN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $90,921.91 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $90,920.10 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JOHN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $90,919.94 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLMAN, PADRIAC O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,918.16 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOSLINE, DONALD J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $90,918.03 Date 06/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIS, STEPHEN L Employer name City of Corning Amount $90,917.84 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, EUGENE W Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $90,917.10 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, DEO W, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,917.08 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORR, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $90,916.61 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHEWKA, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $90,915.61 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NETTLE, THOMAS R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $90,915.30 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHRISTINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $90,914.49 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,913.57 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANNELLA, JOSEPH M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $90,913.41 Date 05/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, BIEN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,913.00 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, REGINA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,912.65 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOTA, ROBERT W Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $90,912.64 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BHOGE, VISHAL Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $90,912.55 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, DARLENE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,912.50 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GARY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,911.68 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CHARLES W Employer name Albany County Amount $90,911.26 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIL, RONALD P Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $90,911.26 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNACKI, ANNALIESE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,910.95 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOWER, DENIS J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $90,910.78 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, SHERRY I Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $90,908.74 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIOLO, DORIS B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,908.60 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROBERT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,907.87 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIPIA, JOEL D Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $90,907.35 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,907.25 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CLAUDE E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $90,906.49 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUMLEY, JAMES W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $90,905.90 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, BARRY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $90,904.45 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJILERE, CYRIL C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $90,904.38 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, TERRY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $90,904.00 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLESANTE, MARK Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,903.96 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBAJAL-EVANGELISTA, NATACHA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,901.92 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, KAREN B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,901.48 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMANA, DARIN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $90,901.20 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIN, ALONZO T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,901.12 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CONCETTA M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $90,899.98 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESIDE, STEVEN E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $90,899.81 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAMES M Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $90,899.78 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, DONALD O Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $90,899.17 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,899.14 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRANNINI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,899.11 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, EVELYN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $90,898.34 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KEVIN R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $90,898.06 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, ALEXANDER F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $90,897.60 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZETTI, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $90,897.60 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, MARGO J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $90,896.52 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JOHN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,896.00 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, IRIS M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $90,895.77 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGLIOLA, PAUL V Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $90,895.70 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDORKINA, TATIANA IOANOONA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,894.62 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISEDEL, LISA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $90,893.90 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEISEL, CYNTHIA N, MRS Employer name Ulster County Amount $90,893.78 Date 06/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, KAREN K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,893.66 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, SCOTT G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,893.31 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, BRIAN H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,892.68 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, LAWRENCE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,892.30 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, DORRAINE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $90,892.22 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOZZI, LISA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $90,891.84 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILOS, CYNTHIA C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $90,891.18 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, DAMIAN V Employer name City of White Plains Amount $90,890.70 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIGGINS, RICHARD R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $90,890.20 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAIA, GEORGE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $90,890.20 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, LUZVIMINDA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $90,889.59 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, MARK D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $90,888.30 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, GERHARD K Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $90,888.28 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEHAN, JAMES D Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $90,888.08 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, SCOTT C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $90,888.03 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System