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 VOGT, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,909.72 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTMAN, HARRY J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $88,908.31 Date 10/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, THOMAS W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,907.96 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVATAIO, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $88,907.85 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $88,907.81 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, BRYAN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,907.64 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEN, DONNA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,906.39 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANA, LUZ S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $88,905.82 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, CAROL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,904.26 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $88,904.12 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,901.85 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, SWETA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,901.70 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,900.06 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMANN, SCOTT R Employer name City of Rome Amount $88,898.91 Date 05/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENZ, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,896.93 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALARCON, JOHN Q Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,896.35 Date 01/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DAVID M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,894.78 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINTON, GRAYLING E, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,894.06 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOISI, BERNARD T Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $88,893.82 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, STEVEN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $88,893.68 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONDS, LAURA G Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $88,893.67 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JASON C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $88,893.44 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, NICOLE N Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $88,893.19 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $88,891.36 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOUNT, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,891.08 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULAK, JUSTIN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,891.04 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKEL, VANESSA Employer name Department of State Amount $88,890.56 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,890.17 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARMODY, DAVID T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,889.65 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, GEORGE D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $88,889.60 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SUSAN I Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $88,889.28 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANGENSTEIN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,888.76 Date 11/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAULETTE V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,888.65 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAR, RANDY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $88,888.48 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, SANDRA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $88,888.34 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, BRIAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $88,886.85 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYER, LORETTA L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $88,886.00 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO, MARIECLAIRE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,885.98 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ABEY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,885.93 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBARERI, ROCCO Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $88,885.75 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MICHELE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $88,885.73 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINOLFI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $88,885.59 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERO, LILIBETH T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,883.37 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDDRIE, MECHELINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,883.35 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, LARRY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,883.25 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL DUCO, KAREN R Employer name Putnam County Amount $88,883.20 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEKETEE, JOHN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $88,883.16 Date 09/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, ERNITA Employer name Department of State Amount $88,883.08 Date 12/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLITTO, STEPHANIE T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,880.67 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAURISANI, GARY A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $88,880.51 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,879.60 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTZ, SCOTT C Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $88,879.51 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, MATTHEW P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $88,876.80 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOLFO, JOSEPH F Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $88,876.04 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDZIELASKI, KEITH M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,875.17 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORACI, PAUL G Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $88,875.06 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDEL, AMELIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,873.60 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, ELENA C Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $88,873.55 Date 05/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVICH, LINDA J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $88,873.42 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ANGELA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $88,873.34 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTONIS, GUS Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $88,873.21 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GERARD R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $88,873.04 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, PETER W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,872.57 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILNICK, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $88,872.47 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, KATHLEEN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $88,872.28 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKELACKER, PHYLLISANN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,872.16 Date 11/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN-SANCHEZ, EILEEN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,872.16 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, GREGORY C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,871.68 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRNS, DANIEL M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $88,871.38 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ROBERT N Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $88,871.15 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOLOSA, PETER C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,870.68 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAFFENBERGER, TODD R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,870.48 Date 02/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $88,870.24 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANOIA, KATHLEEN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $88,869.16 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ERIC S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $88,869.15 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ROBERT J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $88,868.94 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KATHERINE M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $88,868.78 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, KEVIN P, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,867.08 Date 10/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWAKANMA, IMMA U Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,866.53 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, MARK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,866.38 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPATOSTO, REBECCA LYNN Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $88,865.69 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, NADIA J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $88,865.68 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, JOHN P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $88,865.62 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, HAROLD N Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $88,865.55 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHN, SUSAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,864.51 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ALMONT-WILSON, DENISE O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $88,863.58 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNDT, GEORGE H Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $88,863.21 Date 10/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, PAUL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,863.10 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARK A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,862.56 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLIN, NICOLE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $88,861.74 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, CESAR A Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $88,861.06 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,860.84 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOREY, MARSHALL V Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $88,860.28 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICHILO, REBECCA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $88,860.10 Date 11/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, LISA Y, MS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,860.07 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLOWITZ, MICHAEL B Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,858.38 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTT, MARK L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,858.16 Date 08/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILES, TIMOTHY J Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $88,857.77 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, BLANCA I Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $88,857.57 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPIC, MIRSADA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,857.45 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System