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 KHAFAGA, HISHAM A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $88,126.67 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, SHELDON B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $88,125.58 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JACK A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,124.71 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWLEY, KRISTEN K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $88,124.29 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALANGA, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Fulton Amount $88,124.26 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, BLESSY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,124.19 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARCUS M Employer name Albany County Amount $88,123.34 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKOWSKI, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $88,123.16 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULUBABOV, LEV Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,122.75 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KAREY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,121.33 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSCH, KENNETH Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $88,121.32 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,120.90 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARK Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,120.90 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHAEL P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $88,120.67 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDEL, LEE S Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $88,120.54 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, STACEY L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,118.87 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, JUAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $88,118.03 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALKA, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $88,117.94 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, GARY S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,117.64 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATISZ, STEPHEN W, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $88,117.58 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, WILLIAM L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,117.30 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHLEEN P Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $88,117.29 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLUZ, THOMAS L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,115.82 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOHRER, THOMAS M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,115.53 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTT, LORENA T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,114.94 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ROBERT E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,114.68 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSIE, ZACHARY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,114.00 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRETT N Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $88,113.97 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TAMARA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $88,113.93 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, MICHELE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $88,113.47 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $88,112.52 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJI, JAMAL H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,111.87 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSEN, JASON S Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $88,110.43 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRITAIN, PATRICK F Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $88,109.85 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFUCCI, JAMES Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,109.61 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAKLEY, FRED J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $88,109.54 Date 05/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRELL, ROBERTA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $88,109.50 Date 05/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZUTA, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $88,109.31 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANIA, JOHN S Employer name Orange County Amount $88,109.00 Date 11/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LAWRENCE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,108.76 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, JOSEPH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,108.41 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINO, EILEEN M Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $88,107.41 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBURN, DAPHNE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,107.38 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEY, JASON Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $88,107.21 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, CARLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,106.99 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIERSON, SIDNEY L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $88,106.28 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, TIJU Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,105.90 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JUDITH M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,105.83 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, SHERLY N Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $88,105.68 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHELDON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,105.20 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TURNER, JERMAINE D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,104.73 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, NANCY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,103.34 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, CHERYL M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $88,102.76 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, WILLIAM H Employer name Orange County Amount $88,102.53 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, MEGHAN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,101.39 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATSCHER, DOREEN P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,100.99 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRST, EDWARD C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,100.91 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, RYAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,100.30 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, MIGONETTE L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,099.06 Date 08/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENA, BETHANY A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $88,096.92 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELMER, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,096.72 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CINDO C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,095.76 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEN BERGH, VIRGINIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,095.64 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, CAROLYN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,095.64 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CLEVELAND S, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,093.60 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, CRAIG B Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $88,093.51 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANUSO, REGINA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,092.16 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, ADRIENNE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $88,091.94 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHAKIAN, JOHN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $88,091.92 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, RYAN J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $88,091.90 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TAMICKA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $88,091.73 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ANNE C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $88,091.72 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KEITH C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,090.85 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUCK, LINDA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,090.61 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, PAUL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,090.43 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, KAREN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,090.19 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARJORIE B Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $88,090.03 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERETTE, JOAN M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $88,088.48 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIUZZI, JENNIFER M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $88,088.27 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, SHANNON S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $88,088.27 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, THOMAS J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $88,088.12 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FAYOLA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,087.54 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGERMAN, ALAN H Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $88,087.35 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ELAINE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,087.35 Date 08/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,087.32 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SUNG SIL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,086.73 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTI, MAURO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,086.62 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMES A, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,086.57 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOSKI, JEAN M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $88,086.40 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER-HAAS, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $88,085.52 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIL, DHANANJAY P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,084.66 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISERMANN, DAVID Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $88,083.26 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNIGEN, THOMAS L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $88,082.97 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNILKUMAR, USHA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,082.89 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,082.28 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLIN, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Geneva Amount $88,081.89 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, PETER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,081.88 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, LORI-ANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,081.78 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, NICK C Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,081.62 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOWCH, JOHN J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $88,081.52 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System