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 DE MORE, ROBERT S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,298.32 Date 11/12/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHOR, JOANNE B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $89,297.98 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KEVIN F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $89,296.60 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, CRAIG R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,296.40 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,296.06 Date 07/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLMAN, JAMES F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,295.19 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JUDITH A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $89,295.00 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, EDWARD A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $89,294.96 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUGARS, SHELLY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $89,294.88 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGAL, MICHAEL J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $89,294.48 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CIUTIIS, CRAIG M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $89,293.67 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHURCH-RODRIGUEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,293.12 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFALZER, ROBERT D Employer name Erie County Amount $89,292.46 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $89,291.08 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, ARTHUR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,290.22 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, AARON H Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $89,290.18 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, AUPHY T. Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $89,290.09 Date 03/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETHERIDGE, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,290.02 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, DIANA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,289.97 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSE, KEVIN M Employer name Orange County Amount $89,289.30 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMOKE, STEVEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,289.27 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, KEITH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,288.63 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISENBERG, AMY L Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,287.90 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUADERE, JUDY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $89,287.81 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVARO, MARIA T Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $89,287.38 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, ROBERT E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $89,286.68 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYMOWSKI, GREGORY A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $89,286.66 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSE VAN VUUREN, MERVYN D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $89,286.18 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSWELL, HASSON J Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,285.97 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYGART, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $89,284.83 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN D Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $89,284.72 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ARNOLD E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,284.61 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRZYPCZYK, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,284.45 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DWIGHT A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHING, HARRY Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNO, JASON CURTIS Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, TERRANCE A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MICHAEL P Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKOWSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, KATHRYN KELLY Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, HARRY B Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, PAUL C Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $89,284.15 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCOTT, MARTHA M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $89,284.02 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, JACK S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $89,283.85 Date 11/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IYER, SANTHA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $89,283.42 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC M Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,281.93 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JIM Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,280.88 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLNIAK, RENEE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $89,280.87 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYSOR, LAUREN P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $89,279.91 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEN, AMY B Employer name Delaware County Amount $89,279.74 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, JOHN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,279.68 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULISCZAK, NORMAN R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,278.52 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PAULETTE D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $89,278.39 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, JOHN E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $89,277.07 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS-JEAN, STELLA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $89,276.61 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFREY, RONALD C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $89,275.30 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, SCOTT E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,274.52 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RAQUEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,273.55 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUHN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $89,273.36 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELKER, SUZANNE G Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $89,272.80 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREAU, EUGENE LAWRENCE, JR Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $89,272.55 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, ROBERT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,271.76 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CURTIS R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $89,271.75 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAESAR, CLAUDE C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,271.45 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $89,271.36 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLLING, SUZANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $89,270.51 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUE, ROBERT L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,270.26 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY E Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $89,270.04 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIER, JOSEPH J Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $89,268.49 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLEIN, STEVEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,268.20 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABB, MERL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,267.36 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $89,266.10 Date 10/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, HAE SOOK Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $89,264.44 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRANCHUK, TODD Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $89,264.24 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZULLO, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $89,264.23 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, LIZZY M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,263.68 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATTINGER, MARK Employer name City of Auburn Amount $89,263.44 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APJOHN, DAVID E, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $89,263.15 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, ALFONSE, III Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $89,263.01 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, EDITH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,261.80 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESLEY, DOUGLAS C Employer name Ontario County Amount $89,260.07 Date 12/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DENISE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,259.80 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARD, MATTHEW R Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $89,259.51 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRICE, JAMES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,259.02 Date 08/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, MARIBETH Employer name Education Department Amount $89,257.61 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEVEN D Employer name Broome County Amount $89,257.48 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLYLE, FREDERICK G Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $89,257.15 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRRIPA, ANTHONY T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $89,256.63 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, RICK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $89,255.80 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, ALICIA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $89,255.77 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSEL, KATHERINE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,255.52 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JEANINE M Employer name Broome County Amount $89,254.64 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MINDY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,254.14 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $89,253.64 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ALLEN B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,253.52 Date 06/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $89,252.89 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATINI, CORRINE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,252.60 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SHEILAH A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $89,252.26 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, GRETCHEN A Employer name Court of Claims Amount $89,252.26 Date 09/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, CAROL A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,252.26 Date 08/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System