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 CONSTANT, JASON W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,643.71 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LEON Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,643.60 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, YALE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,642.35 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, DEBRA JEAN Employer name Orange County Amount $89,642.29 Date 07/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENENATI, MICHELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,640.27 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENETZAKIS, THOMAS Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $89,639.05 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, DENISE Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $89,637.84 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHANE, ALBERT, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $89,637.83 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTAN, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,637.29 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALERNO, JEFFREY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,637.24 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAPPENBERG, NEAL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,635.82 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIUREBAEVA, AISHA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,635.58 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREERY, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $89,634.99 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $89,634.97 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, BART E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $89,634.84 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JEROME T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,632.71 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JOSEPH L Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $89,632.38 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYDOUN, YASMIN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,631.91 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERROW, CHERYL A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,631.72 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, PATRICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,631.19 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPINO, GAIL D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,630.36 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SHAWN S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $89,630.36 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEL-DOYLE, FRANCES Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $89,630.36 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIALE, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $89,630.25 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHERYLL M Employer name Erie County Amount $89,630.14 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, MARK G Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $89,630.14 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CORMAC J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,629.43 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZEWSKI, JEFFREY C Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $89,629.12 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOHN A Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $89,628.53 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCEK, CELIA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $89,628.40 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, MICHELE E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $89,628.34 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPETRIS, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $89,627.31 Date 07/31/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,627.10 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIANO, DENYSE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,627.04 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVISON, ALISON E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $89,625.68 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, BRIAN B Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $89,625.34 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, DAPHNE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,624.53 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSERLY, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,624.52 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRABEL, TRACIE S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,623.98 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, ANNE T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,623.52 Date 08/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROSALINA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,622.96 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MYRNA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,622.00 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, SEAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,621.71 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETY, AMANDA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,621.33 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRULIN, JERROD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,620.69 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBECK, WILLIAM H Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,620.08 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, STEVEN E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,620.05 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'OTTAVIO, RALPH A Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $89,619.58 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOWSKI, RICHARD T Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $89,618.76 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Ulster County Amount $89,618.57 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATTARUSSO, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $89,617.46 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, SANDRA J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $89,617.31 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVUZZA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,617.04 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPLAN, MORENA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,616.27 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, PAUL C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,615.30 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEEN, TERESA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $89,614.42 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLECAL, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,613.27 Date 05/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMORELLI, JOSEPH D Employer name Orange County Amount $89,613.06 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, MARISSA O Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $89,612.42 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $89,612.30 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFRIEND, CODY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,612.15 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE STIO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,611.93 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, FRANCIS Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $89,611.83 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $89,610.47 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, LYDIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $89,610.40 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, RHONDA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,610.10 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAL, JAMES D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $89,609.93 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAURIELLO, RYAN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,609.86 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELIN, TERRELL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $89,609.11 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, PETER A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $89,608.98 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIFRIN, NATALIE Employer name Department of Law Amount $89,608.91 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, LEVERNE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,608.20 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRUCE A, JR Employer name Town of Evans Amount $89,607.53 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, DANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,607.49 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLELAND, YVONNE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,607.25 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ROBERT J Employer name City of Albany Amount $89,607.05 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $89,606.96 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILASKY, GEORGIA H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,606.78 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISRAM, MADANSAIN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,606.25 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, LOUISE E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,606.20 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, LANA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $89,605.90 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, JOHN D Employer name Chenango County Amount $89,605.50 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, FREDRICK W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,605.17 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, THERESE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $89,604.46 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SABRINA R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,604.36 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXFORD, NATALIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $89,603.65 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CARMELO Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $89,603.53 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKPESEYI, OMORODION B Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,603.44 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM DE ANDRES, MELISSA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,603.16 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUTI, RALPH L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $89,603.10 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTER, THOMAS R, JR Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $89,602.48 Date 09/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MICHAEL P Employer name Putnam County Amount $89,602.18 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHELLE L Employer name Education Department Amount $89,601.98 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORST, KATIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,601.80 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, GRIFFIN V Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,600.94 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELASCO, GEORGE Employer name Orange County Amount $89,600.14 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, SHERYL Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $89,600.11 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, EDWARD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,598.84 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWINGS, RONDA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,597.80 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIME, RAMONA Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,597.68 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System