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 KALODUKAS, SOTIRIS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,748.61 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKAWINSKA, DOROTA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $87,747.90 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLOUGHNEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $87,747.77 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SELICA Y Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $87,747.63 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JAMES L Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,747.49 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURNANE, JOANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,746.88 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DIANE K Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,746.88 Date 08/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, RICHARD J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $87,746.77 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSI, VINCENT J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,746.68 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BERNARD Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,746.33 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KRISTIN C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $87,745.86 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BASSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $87,745.04 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAN, BRYAN P Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $87,745.02 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICKARD, KATHERINE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $87,743.63 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, DIANE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $87,742.19 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, BABUBHAI S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,741.78 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOD, CHARLES R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $87,741.43 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, RICHARD T Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $87,740.30 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LIZYAMMA Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,740.10 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERON, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Genesee County Amount $87,739.78 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNUP, KAREN M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $87,739.21 Date 06/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $87,738.92 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, JULIE CONLEY Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $87,738.42 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLA, NELSON J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $87,738.26 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLICHTING, KAREN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $87,738.15 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROLLETTE, EMMETT E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,737.03 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,736.99 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DAVID P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,736.98 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, BONNIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,736.84 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLINTON G Employer name Ulster County Amount $87,736.35 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, ANTONIA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $87,736.22 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLARD, LISA J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $87,736.02 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARSACI, DANIEL P Employer name Ontario County Amount $87,735.62 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDO, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,735.52 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTONAZZO, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $87,735.42 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINERS, KHEARADAI Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $87,735.38 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, CINAMOL Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $87,734.99 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, BRIAN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $87,734.70 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, WYCINNA S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,734.19 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DAVID J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $87,734.18 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPIE, PAMELA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,733.97 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, GEORGE D Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $87,733.31 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, STEVEN J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $87,732.97 Date 06/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEDEN, MARY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $87,731.80 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKER, DENISE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $87,731.31 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, ROBERT L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $87,730.46 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DAVID J, JR Employer name Town of Gates Amount $87,730.31 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLERT, DONALD L, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $87,729.95 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, CHRISTINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,729.65 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, PRIYA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,728.62 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRI, STEVE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $87,727.88 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAJWA, JASWANT K Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,726.93 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, MARIE-JOSE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,725.84 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, MICHELLE L Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $87,725.38 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEITH S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $87,725.30 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASHTON, CATALDO A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $87,724.83 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAO, FENGLAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,724.16 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GREGORY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,724.00 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEFERSTEIN, ERNEST J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $87,723.49 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ANDRE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,722.99 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LISSY G Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $87,721.87 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALER, RICHARD M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $87,721.39 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT G Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $87,720.76 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, PATRICK S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $87,720.40 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBULA, COLLEEN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $87,719.42 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, LEE P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $87,719.20 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTROM, BARBARA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $87,718.98 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLARD, DANIEL M Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,718.74 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, ROBERT W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,718.49 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDELL, GARY U Employer name Tompkins County Amount $87,718.20 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDHU, BABU S Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,718.14 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JANE L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $87,717.92 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, DAVID B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $87,717.32 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPE, DANIELLE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $87,716.84 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ANDREW C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $87,716.75 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, FREDERICK A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $87,716.50 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCENANY, CAROL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,716.20 Date 11/19/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACASSE, RALPH G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,715.86 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKER, LORI A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $87,715.84 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICHER, GEOFFREY P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,715.81 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, LUCAS S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,715.68 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDONEZ, ANGELO A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $87,714.76 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOIN, JANET F Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $87,714.12 Date 09/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DANIEL P Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $87,713.89 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, JAMES L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $87,713.72 Date 07/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD-WILCHER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,713.60 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, KELLY A Employer name Greene County Amount $87,713.05 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYONETO, RACHEL P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,712.89 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, STEVEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,712.07 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEIXOTO, JOANIRA O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,712.03 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPCHURCH, SCOTT R Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $87,711.74 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, RICHARD K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,710.27 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ERNEST P Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $87,710.12 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETT, COLLEEN R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $87,710.08 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ONICKA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $87,709.96 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LINDA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,709.61 Date 02/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, GREGORY A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $87,709.48 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINCHUK, OKSANA G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $87,708.54 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNAN, THOMAS D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,708.04 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLD, MAJER Employer name Ulster County Amount $87,708.04 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System