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 HAYES, TRICIA M Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $89,920.26 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, MICHAEL Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $89,919.89 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRACY, PETER J Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $89,918.24 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGELOZZI, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $89,918.23 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QURESHI, IRFAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,917.68 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, KATIA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $89,917.52 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSTEIN, SUSAN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,915.52 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, SALVATORE P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,915.51 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, STEVEN W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $89,915.09 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SHANNON E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,914.99 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, DEANNE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,914.98 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, DUANE R Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $89,914.93 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITZENBURG, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $89,914.57 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O`NEILL, THOMAS E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,914.50 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAREALE, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,913.87 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEUSCHKE, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,913.30 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOR, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,913.29 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOY ROBBENS, MARA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,912.42 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLY, MARK W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $89,911.90 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGET, PAUL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $89,910.86 Date 05/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, JEREMY L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $89,910.57 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGETT, SUSAN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,910.15 Date 08/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RAFFAELE Employer name Manhasset Park District Amount $89,909.92 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $89,909.60 Date 01/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVALLEY, AARON M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $89,907.84 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, JOHN D Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $89,907.40 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONMILLER, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $89,907.40 Date 01/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALFESE, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,907.15 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGAY, MUSTAPHA TOMMY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,906.22 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, ANDREA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $89,904.55 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, THRESIAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,904.38 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAHAN, ERIC D Employer name Mohawk Valley Library System Amount $89,903.68 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, AZIZI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,903.58 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, MARK F Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,902.37 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDERKEHR, RACHEL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,902.25 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ELLEN O'HARA Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,902.10 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOAS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,901.99 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESS, GILDA S Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $89,901.99 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, TIMMY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,901.67 Date 10/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUQUE, KIMBERLY D Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $89,901.00 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JEAN DARCEL Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $89,900.89 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $89,900.88 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ-WALSH, CAROL Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $89,900.66 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKENSHIP, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,900.42 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $89,897.65 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, PATRICK M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $89,897.42 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, VALERIE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $89,897.26 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, DENNIS F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $89,897.07 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTAWA, THOMAS R Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $89,897.01 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERNACKI, DAWN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,896.68 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, MICHELE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,896.68 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, SUSAN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,896.36 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,895.62 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCUST, KEVIN L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $89,895.21 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,895.21 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNMORE, SHERMAN Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $89,895.10 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRINO, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,895.00 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, TAMMIE C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGENOVA, RANDAL J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, FREDERICK R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, WILLIAM A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, EVERETT Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAISEN, NICOLE Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZYNSKI, JOSEPH R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,894.99 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, MARK S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,893.96 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWEN, KEVIN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $89,893.15 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFEE, REBECCA F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,892.85 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLSKI, JOHN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,891.91 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SUSAN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,891.63 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAMEY, JOSEPH H Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $89,891.30 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, JENNIFER A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $89,891.17 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, THOMAS M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,890.64 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, JAMES J Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $89,889.77 Date 09/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUMPO, LARRY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,889.42 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, MAXINE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,889.28 Date 01/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, LISA A Employer name Orange County Amount $89,887.28 Date 04/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, PATRICIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $89,887.27 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONORA, DEREK A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $89,887.24 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, KENNETH C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,887.07 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPARA, VICTOR J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $89,885.90 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURISKO, MARY C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $89,885.60 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALOIA, JOHN D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,885.41 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKIN, ISMAIL M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,885.41 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGAWARE, KATHLEEN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,885.40 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENNIS L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,885.36 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,885.35 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUA, KWAME D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $89,885.30 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAREEF, AKHTER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,885.30 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ALFRED G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,885.30 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULDEN, COURTNEY S Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,885.20 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVANCOS, TERESA S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,884.23 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATON, SHARON L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $89,883.73 Date 10/08/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIGLIANO, MARC J Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $89,883.40 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, THOMAS D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,883.06 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES G, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $89,881.62 Date 05/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRICK, CULLY S Employer name Erie County Amount $89,881.13 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,880.93 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WODZINSKI, MARK J Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $89,880.79 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLTON, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $89,880.46 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLELLAN, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $89,879.88 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System