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 BELVETT, ANDREW Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $89,125.00 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MOSES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,124.74 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPACE, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,123.76 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, DAVID M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $89,123.05 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, THOMAS P, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,122.54 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, HANK J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $89,122.45 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MAUREEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,121.74 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTA, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $89,120.72 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMANI, ANDREA Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $89,120.59 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JOHN F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,120.40 Date 04/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASZKIELEWICZ, WILLIAM Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,119.81 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINVIL, CARLINE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,119.60 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDEE, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,117.72 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, SONIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,117.55 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLA, ANGELO J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,117.22 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,117.22 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGEPETH, ROBERT K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,117.02 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, RENEE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,116.30 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, ANN MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,115.99 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN F Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $89,115.61 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, MARY C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,115.61 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, WILLIAM Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,115.61 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, GORDON R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,114.30 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT W Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $89,113.37 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RAUL L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $89,113.06 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSTEIN, RANDY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,112.80 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JULIE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,112.80 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, MICHAEL P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $89,111.69 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATLEY, KEVIN T Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $89,111.68 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, WENDY G Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $89,111.40 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAARSCHMIDT, ERIN Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $89,109.03 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEL, BATSHEVA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,108.84 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, THOMAS S Employer name Orange County Amount $89,108.57 Date 02/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PAULA M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $89,108.31 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DONNA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,108.17 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, CHRISTINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,108.00 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAHEY, CLAUDIA C Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $89,107.05 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERVEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,106.19 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHANTE, IRIS E Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,106.16 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, LOREN I Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $89,105.89 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, STANLEY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,104.83 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDER, JONATHAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,104.60 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHUGH, MARTHA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,104.35 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BERNARD B, III Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,103.56 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIE, BRIAN L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,103.11 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASNIEWSKI, JASON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,102.99 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIDELER, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Babylon Ind Dev Agcy Amount $89,102.57 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, BRIAN L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,102.16 Date 12/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,101.17 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, ELIZABETH L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $89,100.63 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHLEN, COREY C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $89,100.62 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDITO, TODD E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,100.13 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, AMAL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $89,099.32 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGAN, JILLYAN L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,098.66 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINYEMI, TEMITOPE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,097.93 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $89,095.18 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, RICHARD J Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $89,095.04 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, NORENE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,093.84 Date 10/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINE, PATRICK D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $89,092.98 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $89,092.41 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $89,092.38 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENA, ANTHONY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,091.90 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, CLAUDINE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,091.89 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIBERGER, JOHN A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,091.86 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NOEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,091.24 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USATCH, ALMA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,090.99 Date 08/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, TYSON L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,090.25 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING PURDUE, MARSHA Employer name Hamilton County Amount $89,089.81 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODLER, JOYCE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,088.63 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JEFFREY W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,088.50 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWEN, WILLIAM D, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $89,087.94 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, MARVIN V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,087.68 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA SALA, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,087.52 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIGENT, KAREN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,087.47 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRIPNIK, JOHN W Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,087.19 Date 02/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALSONBERG, BRIAN E Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $89,087.10 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADIANA, MARCIA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,086.99 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $89,086.69 Date 06/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, MARISSA I Employer name Milford CSD Amount $89,086.49 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, JASON C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,086.34 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVETT, HELEN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,085.63 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALLOW, MADIANA S Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $89,085.17 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIGERMAN, THOMAS R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $89,084.84 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, GARY R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $89,083.93 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELROY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,083.43 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHBURNE, ELI J Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $89,083.35 Date 01/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, NARDARA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,083.20 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $89,080.94 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASFORD, STACEY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $89,080.76 Date 08/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPALBO, KATE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,079.99 Date 04/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGUN, RASHEED A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $89,079.72 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHELLON N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,079.30 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUSLEY, KEVIN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $89,079.17 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JACQUELINE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $89,078.34 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASACK, WILLIAM P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,077.73 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JAMES B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $89,077.05 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, TODD A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $89,076.52 Date 01/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIETJEN, CLAIRE Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $89,076.39 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, RENEE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,075.46 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, BARBARA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,075.45 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System