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 CELESTIN, CHANTALE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $90,630.09 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $90,630.07 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RICHARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,629.80 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, CANDACE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,629.80 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, CRYSTAL Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $90,628.57 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISEE, LANCE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,628.34 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHARLTON H Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $90,628.11 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLUCCI, MICHAEL P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,627.32 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, KEVIN A Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $90,627.14 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUELIUS, MAUREEN N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,626.74 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, MARK A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $90,626.25 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LINDSI E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $90,626.07 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KARL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,625.89 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS S Employer name Ontario County Amount $90,625.43 Date 01/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTITO, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $90,625.12 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZE, COLLEEN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,623.74 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, VINCE L Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $90,621.72 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MICHAEL J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $90,620.94 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, VICTOR M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,619.88 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-DAWKINS, MICHELLE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $90,619.60 Date 12/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTEY, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $90,619.51 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, BEVERLY R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $90,619.35 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, LASHONDRA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,618.27 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, DAVID S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $90,617.05 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MARIAN Y Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $90,616.24 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHN, BRIAN C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,615.82 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, LEONARD J, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $90,615.53 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTCHFORD, ANNE MARIE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $90,615.35 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,615.35 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTER, CHRIS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,615.17 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ELISHA H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,614.77 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, MATTHEW H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,614.56 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROTHY, JONNIE J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $90,612.53 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTON, LYNN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,611.24 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIDA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,611.24 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBONI, VAN M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $90,611.09 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGUBANDI, SREERAMULU Employer name Rockland County Amount $90,610.45 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFONE, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,610.05 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLINDRES, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,610.00 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE KALB, MARCIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,609.88 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,609.88 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, JEFFREY E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,609.88 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, OLIVIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,609.88 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATOLA, PETER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $90,609.88 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPP, TAMMY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $90,609.33 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, LEONARD A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $90,607.12 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, MARLENA C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $90,605.32 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUPER, NICHOLAS C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $90,604.70 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ARLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,604.28 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, LENDSA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $90,603.74 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHANSKYJ, DAVID R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $90,603.37 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JAMES R Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $90,603.12 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LILLI A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $90,602.34 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, RITA M Employer name Broome County Amount $90,602.32 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, ANTHONY J Employer name Broome County Amount $90,602.32 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLENBERGER, DAWN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,602.08 Date 08/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, OTIS K Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,600.79 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, CLINTON T Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $90,600.61 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHIRL A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,600.20 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, ROBERT Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $90,599.55 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CINDY C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $90,599.49 Date 04/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, JOSEPH C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,599.48 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JAMES T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,599.29 Date 02/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZNY, CANDICE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,599.27 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, JAMES F Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $90,598.85 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, CHARLES E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $90,598.54 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHLEEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,597.40 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, RAFFAELLA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $90,597.09 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULOTTA, BRIAN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $90,596.96 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILFIGER, THOMAS M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $90,596.68 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, GERALDO Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $90,596.63 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATUSO, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,596.16 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEENEY, MARY M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $90,596.10 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, ROY K Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $90,596.09 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MOLIKUTTY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,595.31 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, YVROSE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,595.13 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZGRAJALES, AMANDA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $90,594.90 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACAMESE, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $90,594.79 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, STEPHEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $90,594.67 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAK, PAMELA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,594.27 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOUTIDIS, ANGELIKA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,593.88 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, JOHN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,593.73 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, TODD P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,593.38 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHESKE, CHESTER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,592.64 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,592.05 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JOANNE L Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $90,591.78 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVIS, MICHAEL I Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $90,591.72 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, NELSON R Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $90,591.26 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, WILFRED H Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $90,590.40 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASOLD, NEDELJKA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $90,589.98 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NEAL R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $90,589.05 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNARELLI, MARK J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $90,588.78 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DAVID E, II Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $90,588.64 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLINI, KATHY L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $90,588.23 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZON, NANCY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,588.00 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGACY, ROBERT J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $90,587.42 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, GREGORY C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $90,586.98 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOROVIC, MARIO A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,586.87 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,586.48 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, ANGELA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $90,586.34 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System