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 HAYDEN, ALLYSON D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $90,080.12 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, JAMES H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,079.91 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAVERS, AMY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,079.80 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, IRFAN K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,079.75 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSNER, ROBERT R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,079.58 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRIZZI, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,079.53 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVER, AUDREY E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $90,078.94 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ANN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,078.56 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVICO, JESSICA M Employer name Orange County Amount $90,078.56 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTATO, VINCENT M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $90,078.24 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNOWSKI, LORRAINE R Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $90,077.72 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $90,077.42 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMPERER, MICHELLE H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,077.20 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, EVELYN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,076.72 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, WENDY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,075.70 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, INGRID Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,075.18 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JOSEPH R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $90,075.15 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAMELA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,073.62 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODI, DIPAKKUMAR J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,073.62 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, IAN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,073.62 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CHERMAYNE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,072.06 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERIN, SCOTT L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $90,071.77 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRY, THOMAS C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $90,071.74 Date 03/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVAR, MIREYA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,071.60 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGANTE, ANASTASIA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $90,071.56 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YON, MICHELLE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,071.54 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Amount $90,071.52 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPASI, DOMENICK Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,071.51 Date 01/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $90,071.35 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENDER, LISA S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $90,071.26 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, PATRICK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,070.98 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALFE, SHANE R Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $90,070.83 Date 07/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, ALAN M Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $90,070.12 Date 08/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, DIANE F Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $90,069.40 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADLER, KEITH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,068.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNISH, MARK W Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,067.92 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARCUP, BRIAN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $90,067.47 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUGMEYSTER, BORIS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,066.60 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, FRANCIS J, III Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $90,066.35 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTONE, KATHERINE B Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $90,065.94 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROLD, DEBORAH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,065.88 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, GENA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,063.22 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, ROGER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $90,063.11 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDA, AGNES Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $90,063.05 Date 12/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, SHAWN C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,063.05 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, JONATHAN D Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $90,062.70 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, LISA S Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $90,062.00 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,060.88 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POON, KAM L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,060.88 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, GEORGE A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $90,060.88 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, TREVOR J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $90,060.62 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,060.62 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSER, JILL A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $90,060.11 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGELAND, JUNE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,058.28 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARMBY, LAURA K Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $90,057.58 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, FREDDY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $90,057.05 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ELLEN E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $90,056.74 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUE, MERIANNE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $90,056.61 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, MARY PAT O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,056.21 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCCIA, DAVID M Employer name City of Utica Amount $90,056.04 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JAMES W Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $90,055.96 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL, JANET Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,055.42 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOSE F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,055.42 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, LINDA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $90,055.42 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFEL, JOSEPH G Employer name Department of Law Amount $90,055.16 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBROWSKY, BRYAN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,054.80 Date 08/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SCOTT R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,054.80 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,054.80 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, JAMES R Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $90,054.78 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, THOMAS H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,054.53 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, NOEL Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $90,054.41 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORICA, ELIZABETH G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $90,053.76 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD D Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $90,053.52 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, DUANE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,053.34 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER-MARESCA, SUSAN I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,053.34 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINSON, GILLIAN S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,053.34 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMEY, MORRIS V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,053.34 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALATI, UMESH N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,053.34 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, VINCENT L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $90,052.93 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURBAN, LOUIS A Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $90,052.01 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALABI, AYODEJI O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $90,051.62 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEWSKI, JOSEPH I Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $90,051.21 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MANUEL F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,051.05 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, MARIE ELSIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $90,050.12 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, FRANCES M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,049.46 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS-JONES, RENEE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,049.44 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHERYL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,049.44 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEU, HUI QING Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURVE, UJWAL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MELANIE Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKA, THOMAS M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATARAJAN, HEMAMALINI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, MARY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODVAL, YAKOV Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMOOKLER, JACOB J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GENEVIEVE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,049.44 Date 09/01/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GREGORY D Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,049.44 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAL, MOSTAFA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,049.44 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System