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 LEWIS, JIMM B Employer name City of Albany Amount $88,340.67 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOGITI, VARUN K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,338.94 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUEDA, NELGA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,338.34 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGALL, THOMAS W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,338.17 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,337.55 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, CATHY L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $88,337.47 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, WARREN D Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $88,337.05 Date 05/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGS, CODY JON Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $88,336.69 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANNONIER, INGRID L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,336.68 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, PATRICIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,336.23 Date 09/21/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL RE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,336.21 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOID, AJIBIKE I Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $88,336.04 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURSIQUOT, SERGE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,336.00 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEE, ALEXANDRA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,335.09 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOANNA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,334.97 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, SEAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,331.36 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ERNEST Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,330.83 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-EPPS, REVENDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,330.20 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ELIZABETH Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $88,329.81 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACH, KENNETH D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,329.43 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DOLORES M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $88,329.38 Date 03/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR-GODI, ALMA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $88,327.90 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITERA, JOHN W Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,327.87 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKMAN, MARY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $88,327.82 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUI-PANCHO, ANNABELLE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,327.65 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYUKO-WILLIAMS, MARGARET K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,326.62 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANINI, MELISSA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,325.99 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LA NORIS A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,325.59 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,325.46 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, MARY LYNN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,325.04 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TANYA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,324.88 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, PATRICIA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,324.47 Date 07/07/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLUWALIA, GURDEEP S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $88,324.28 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKES, STEPHEN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $88,324.28 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, LAURA A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,324.14 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACHSE-LUPPINO, SUZANNE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,323.69 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $88,323.54 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WECKER, EDWARD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,322.77 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPERD, JANINE H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $88,322.18 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHWELL, TERRENCE D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $88,321.92 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SHAWN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,321.53 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ENEIDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,321.51 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ANDREA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,320.74 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, LAURENCE SCOTT Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $88,320.60 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOGIE, DENISE L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $88,320.55 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, VINCENT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,319.67 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, RONALD W Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $88,319.61 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MICHAEL P Employer name Orange County Amount $88,318.22 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIKUPURATHU, SOSAMMA JOSEPH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,317.97 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KEVIN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,317.84 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALOUIDOR, PATRICK Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,316.92 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURA, ALISON A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $88,316.90 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECARA, REGINA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,316.24 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIGAR, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $88,316.23 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEAU, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $88,315.18 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, TODD A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $88,315.16 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, EDWARD M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,314.82 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, ADRIENNE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,314.73 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, MATTHEW P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,314.26 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLEMMER, MARK R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $88,314.20 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIERRE, PASCAL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,312.90 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, ERNEST J Employer name Fulton County Amount $88,311.62 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JOSHUA R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,311.31 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER, ANNEMARIE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,311.24 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAND, STEVEN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,310.70 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, STANLEY L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,310.34 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPA, LAURIE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $88,310.30 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRIAN P Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $88,310.22 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFEN, DEBORA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,309.75 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, MATTHEW Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,308.31 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DONNA MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,307.81 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, JOSEPH V Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $88,307.56 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKER, NANETTE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,307.35 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MARIA T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $88,306.92 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MONIQUE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,306.50 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MARK L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,305.41 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIER, RAGAN A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $88,304.68 Date 11/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, DAVID H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $88,304.14 Date 09/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,303.92 Date 07/06/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JANE M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $88,303.17 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARROSA, NONITO L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,302.50 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIETMANN, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,301.72 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERWINSKI, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,301.36 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISLEY, JON R Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $88,301.12 Date 08/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOWAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $88,301.03 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, DOUGLAS V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,300.86 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMAN, WINFIELD Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $88,300.08 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARATO, TRICIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,300.01 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DONALD H Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $88,299.81 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,299.67 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUIETT, GLENN E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $88,299.40 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMOZ, DANIEL N Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,298.26 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOHM, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,297.82 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, BHABITA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,297.52 Date 07/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREAS, CRAIG R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,296.50 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JILL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,296.50 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, ERICK F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $88,294.88 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAYPINAR, KENT A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,294.80 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, JIANHUA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,294.44 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEFE, WERNER S Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $88,294.14 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System