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 THEODORE, JAMES E, JR Employer name City of Olean Amount $88,809.81 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, PATRICIA J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $88,809.77 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCI, JANET M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,809.67 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLES, KAREN Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,808.78 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, BETHANY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,807.25 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETRA, JOSEPH D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,806.60 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RENEE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,806.60 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, KAREN A Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $88,806.42 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRENTON J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $88,804.59 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLISON, CURTIS M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,803.93 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, JANINE M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $88,802.53 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONG, SOONKYOO Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $88,802.26 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN-WINSTON, ANNA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,799.97 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALVIN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,799.94 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROSA Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $88,799.63 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENCIO, WENDY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $88,799.41 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SANG HAN Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $88,799.27 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES B, III Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $88,799.27 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, PAULA Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,798.07 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAHEEM A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,797.70 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALI, DIANA L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $88,797.54 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,796.50 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANNETTE D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $88,796.49 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARR-HAMPTON, NATASHA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,796.10 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGATA, MARITZA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,795.62 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, SHONNA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,795.34 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUER-DIAZ, ALMA F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,795.34 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, MARIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,794.29 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PAUL V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,794.25 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHRISTINE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,794.24 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARIGLIA, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $88,794.16 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, DONITA E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,793.76 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, SCOTT G Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $88,793.41 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,793.38 Date 01/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, BRIAN K Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $88,793.21 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MIGUEL M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $88,792.20 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLACK, DANIEL Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $88,791.07 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, OMEGA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $88,790.64 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOHN J, III Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,790.61 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, LYNNE G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $88,789.89 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUER, RANDY A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $88,789.81 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CLARENCE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,789.47 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENKINS, FRANCES M Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $88,787.90 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEER, JEFFREY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,787.44 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STORDEUR, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $88,787.38 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-MEIGHAN, KATHERINE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,787.33 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, NEREIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,785.98 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, LOVESY M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,785.20 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,784.74 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMARI, PATRICK D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,783.99 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MARK M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $88,783.30 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL F Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $88,783.12 Date 10/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, DANIEL P Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $88,782.73 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGLIULO, JOSEPH P Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $88,782.68 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, LINDA PASSANANTE Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $88,782.55 Date 02/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEWART W Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $88,782.16 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANNA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $88,781.56 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOHN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $88,781.33 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFFREDO, RALPH J, JR Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $88,780.50 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, GLENN W Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $88,779.62 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIG-DZINA, HILARY W Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $88,778.81 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, NANCY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,778.64 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, SHEENA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,778.51 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERTON, VINETTA C Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,778.30 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, LORRI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,778.04 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCOZZA, JENNIFER F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,777.80 Date 07/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZMINSKI, GLORIA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $88,777.74 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDER, MICHELLE R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $88,777.16 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASOUF, DAVID J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $88,776.80 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAILLE, NADINE J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,776.11 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAZAN, ELLEN H Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,775.31 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $88,775.16 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $88,775.01 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCHU, RONALD J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,774.94 Date 06/20/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWANKPAH, MARGARET A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $88,774.69 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MARK Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,774.40 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, DEBORAH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,773.92 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTINO, MICHELE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $88,773.90 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, ROBERT B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,773.61 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLEY, NANCY Employer name Education Department Amount $88,773.46 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, TRACY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,772.83 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYCHALCZUK, MARIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,770.66 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRICHLOW, TRACY E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,770.12 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, RISA I Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $88,768.78 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, PHILIP V, JR Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $88,768.65 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISINSKI, FREDERICK J, III Employer name Madison County Amount $88,768.56 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ALMEIDA, ANABELA N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,768.39 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHONG-WILLIAMS, JEAN M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $88,767.43 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVA, DEBORAH A Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $88,767.25 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, PAUL M Employer name Tonawanda Housing Authority Amount $88,764.76 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JAMES E Employer name Erie County Amount $88,763.58 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHARLES P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,763.56 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OREILLY, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $88,763.31 Date 06/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SARAH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $88,762.52 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROZOV, ANDREW Y Employer name Education Department Amount $88,762.44 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKOVICH, YEHUDIT LEORA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $88,761.92 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, KAREN A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $88,760.91 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, BRIAN T Employer name Orange County Amount $88,760.45 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, FORREST H Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $88,760.40 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI-MURRAY, MARIA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $88,760.26 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System