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 LOVELL, BRIAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $88,857.40 Date 01/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOANNE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $88,857.31 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, LORRIE A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $88,857.23 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRENNEN, CHRISTIAN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,856.99 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCK, ANN MARIE T Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $88,856.03 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOSKE, BRIAN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $88,856.02 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALFOUR, MARK L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $88,854.78 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, ALVIE M Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $88,852.93 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, TROY A Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $88,852.00 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHAFFY, LARRY R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $88,852.00 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GORK, DEREK P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,851.51 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATIGATE, DAVID A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,851.00 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHORT, ERIC V Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,851.00 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KAREN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,850.84 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, DIANE M Employer name Orange County Amount $88,848.24 Date 03/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANET Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $88,848.24 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOE, MARK R Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,847.98 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $88,847.74 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLEAU, CHRISTINE F Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $88,846.81 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICK H Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $88,846.24 Date 06/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, DEANNA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,845.90 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RONNA J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,845.90 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTAN, PATRICK M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,845.90 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PAUL T Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,845.90 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, RHONDA J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,845.90 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBECK, DENISE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $88,845.86 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, LUCILLE B Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $88,845.77 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGARMAN, COLLEEN Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $88,845.25 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILDNER, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,845.08 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, CHRISTINE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,844.07 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, WILLIAM F Employer name Webster CSD Amount $88,843.40 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, RONNIE I, JR Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $88,842.94 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STERNBERG, DAVID P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,842.45 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TERRI A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $88,842.05 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAESI, JAMES W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,841.35 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECKERT, SCOT R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $88,840.32 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNARD, DEBRA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $88,838.56 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LAWRENCE E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,838.55 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, MARC Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $88,838.23 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, RACHAEL H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $88,837.28 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBALE, SUSAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,837.00 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE, R BRYAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $88,836.76 Date 03/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, FREDY H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $88,836.55 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMSEY, RYAN M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $88,836.04 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVER, MIRIAM G Employer name Department of State Amount $88,835.89 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIAN, KENT D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,835.89 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $88,835.89 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, RENA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $88,835.89 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDETTI, JASON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $88,835.89 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTLIEB, CRAIG H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $88,835.89 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, KARIS I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,835.89 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCOTT, GARY W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,835.89 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMOLARO, JOHN M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $88,835.89 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,835.24 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSANNE J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $88,834.80 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DAVID Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,834.35 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,834.27 Date 05/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, TRAVIS P Employer name Village of Massena Amount $88,833.90 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUISE, ROBERT W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $88,833.73 Date 04/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, LEROY F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,832.24 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, ROBYN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,831.88 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, RICHARD A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $88,831.60 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINACCI, DONNA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $88,829.26 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, DAVID M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $88,828.99 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, PETER A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $88,828.94 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLIER, JOSEPH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,828.78 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARYNIARZ, DUANE M Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $88,828.73 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, SHAWN D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $88,827.21 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOFFOLI, NICHOLAS S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,824.72 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, AMY D Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $88,824.56 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, KENNETH C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $88,824.56 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALA, ANDREW Employer name Department of Law Amount $88,824.50 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGGLE, KEVIN C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $88,824.05 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCARI, KAITLYN N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,823.90 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, KEITH E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $88,822.93 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASULLO, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Evans Amount $88,822.18 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUNGE, JASON A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $88,821.09 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BRYAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,820.15 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, MARK S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,820.14 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGOTT, ROWAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,820.08 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STACEY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $88,819.81 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, ERIC F Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $88,818.84 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANESKI, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $88,818.06 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARNELL, KATHRYN E Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $88,817.04 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMINARO, STEPHEN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $88,816.33 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, THOMAS M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,816.19 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTEO, DAVID M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $88,815.48 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICH, JASON A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $88,815.36 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, THERESA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,815.21 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALEXANDER Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $88,814.43 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-ARMAND, CONNIE M Employer name Orange County Amount $88,814.34 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,813.91 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCHIK, DARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $88,813.87 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, CORRIE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,813.59 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SELENA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $88,812.82 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLGAR, KAREN J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,811.80 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHMOOD, ZAFAR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,811.67 Date 08/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BARRY R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,811.03 Date 11/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNETT, THERESA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,810.84 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $88,810.62 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System