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 DOUGHERTY, DARCI E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,407.91 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERIN, DANA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,407.72 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULCO, VINCENT R Employer name Department of State Amount $89,407.60 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBE, JASON D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $89,407.53 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELCIAN R, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $89,407.50 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIDYASAGAR, KAVITHA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,405.96 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBANDO, JUAN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,404.78 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEDERA, FRANCESCO Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $89,404.67 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, MICHAEL P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,404.02 Date 11/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JENNIFER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,403.76 Date 02/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDLER, STEVEN P Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $89,403.25 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REISSMAN, RALPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,403.21 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMISON, SHAWN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,403.08 Date 04/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, DEBORAH M Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $89,402.92 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, RAYMOND J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,402.92 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISLOP, JOHN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,402.92 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, SHAUN D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $89,402.64 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O NEIL, KEVIN G Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $89,401.58 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MERCEDES Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,401.51 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYLUCKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,401.36 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDZANICZ, EMIL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,401.18 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILGME, C MICHELE Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $89,401.08 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $89,400.90 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, PETER P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,400.41 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNONE, BARBARA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,398.90 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROP, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,398.90 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, LINDA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $89,398.67 Date 04/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,398.37 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $89,397.83 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, JEAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $89,397.60 Date 08/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELS, MARTIN J Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $89,397.46 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, EDGARDO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,397.09 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANCZYK, DARYL M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $89,396.82 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLTYS, THEODORE D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,396.69 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CECELIA M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $89,396.57 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JOAN B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,396.06 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMPF, CAROL J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $89,394.50 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORN, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,393.61 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEINERS, EDWARD J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,393.21 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, ROSE A Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $89,392.78 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, JESSICA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,392.59 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DANIEL A Employer name Broome County Amount $89,392.17 Date 01/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUERCK, DONNA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,391.95 Date 04/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, CHRISTINE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,391.64 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIETEK, KRISTINE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,391.64 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ALAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,391.64 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, RANA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,391.64 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, STEVEN N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,391.64 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, DENNIS P Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $89,391.64 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTALINE, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,391.52 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KENNETH Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,390.80 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONSTAD, HANS A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,390.47 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, ANTHONY T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,390.36 Date 02/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, MARIAM Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $89,389.75 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGNETTO, PAUL J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $89,389.50 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSWICK, JEFFREY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $89,388.92 Date 08/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZAK, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $89,388.85 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $89,388.48 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, CHRISTINA M, MS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,388.39 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, JOHN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,388.32 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLAMORTE, CHRISTIAN T Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $89,387.96 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDETTI, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $89,387.41 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PATRICK D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $89,387.09 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAMUSSI, STACY H Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $89,386.77 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERT, WILLLIAM M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,386.65 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENKER, KERRY A Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $89,386.20 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRZONE, JENNIFER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $89,385.88 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRI, BIBI H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,385.54 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENI, MICHELE L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $89,385.29 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, AMBER L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $89,385.28 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, RYAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $89,384.13 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBITSKAYA, MARINA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,384.01 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULAY- DESCARDES, ROSE Y Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,383.96 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDALA, DONNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,383.94 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MARY R Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $89,383.71 Date 11/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKDASCHEL, LISA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,383.37 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAGRANDE, COLLEEN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,383.12 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANNER, NORRIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,383.08 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILLA, THERESA Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,381.76 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZZETTO, MARIE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $89,381.65 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABIELSKI, GARY R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $89,381.46 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY B Employer name Steuben County Amount $89,380.78 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEELAN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $89,379.69 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC RAE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,379.58 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIS, ELENI K Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,379.45 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $89,379.35 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, LARRY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,378.65 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DAVID J Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $89,377.74 Date 01/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMOND, HUGO A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,377.72 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGORZALY, ANDREA L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $89,377.29 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAJID, JAMES A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,377.11 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCINO, KENNETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,375.86 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTIG, KIMBERLY A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $89,375.42 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CHING-LAN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,374.20 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, ROBERT J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $89,373.92 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BARBARA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,373.73 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, NANCY K Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,373.26 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLINO, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $89,373.13 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERA, STEVE L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,372.66 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NADINE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $89,372.28 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System