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 DIXEL, ILENE H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $87,451.93 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FRANCISCO J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $87,451.62 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, DAVID M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $87,451.37 Date 10/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JANE R Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $87,451.32 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINOFF, REBECCA Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $87,451.16 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOY, AMY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,449.03 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGARD, EARL W Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $87,448.44 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANTHONY W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $87,448.31 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBORSKI, GERARD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $87,447.74 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BENJAMIN A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $87,447.73 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, MICHAEL D Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $87,447.27 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINTER, STACEY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,447.17 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DER, EARL E, JR Employer name Lewis County Amount $87,447.12 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHIER, DAMON A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $87,446.83 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, BERNARD L, III Employer name Albany County Amount $87,446.71 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, BRET G Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $87,446.11 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, TARA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,446.03 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYCZKA, ETHEL K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $87,445.45 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, JOHN J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $87,445.22 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITMANN, JOHN H Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $87,444.67 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, BOBBI-JO M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $87,444.49 Date 08/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASOLA, ANNA Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $87,444.15 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODROW, KEVIN P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $87,443.94 Date 02/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYRTIL, VIOLETTE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,443.17 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, SANDRA A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $87,442.68 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, MENACHEM M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,442.68 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYSE, CAROL E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,442.68 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,442.68 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, MICHAEL R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $87,442.68 Date 09/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MICHAEL G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $87,442.68 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS-WALDEN, BARRY S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $87,442.68 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, REGINALD A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $87,442.68 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, BRIAN A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,442.32 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON-REECE, ARLENE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,442.20 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON KNOBLAUCH, KARL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,441.87 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCULLIN, JOHN PAUL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,441.87 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, MICHAEL S Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $87,441.83 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONNA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,441.64 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS CALDERO, RAMON Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,441.38 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, JAMES G Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $87,440.96 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LAURA T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $87,440.12 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOUGH, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $87,439.62 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOEL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,438.12 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, DEBORAH M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $87,437.97 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON-STRICKO, CHERYL L. Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $87,436.96 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, PAUL J, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $87,436.56 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTONI, PAUL F Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $87,436.04 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYDON, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,436.02 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFREY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $87,435.98 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, FRANK J Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $87,435.43 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $87,434.67 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTACOLI, ANGELO J Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,434.42 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, OTIS K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,434.00 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $87,434.00 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, PAUL F Employer name Albany County Amount $87,433.73 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, LUTRICIA M Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $87,433.44 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRERETON, MARINA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,433.28 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDANOFF, DANIEL B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $87,433.09 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, RICHARD J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $87,433.08 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUSCHNER, JUSTIN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $87,432.68 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, BRIAN Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $87,432.24 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFANCE, BARRY W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $87,431.50 Date 03/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, DANIEL K Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $87,431.35 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI STADIO, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,430.47 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, FREDERICK L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,429.53 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSON, GARY K Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $87,429.44 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,429.40 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTI, NUNZIO J Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $87,429.31 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, HAROLD W, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $87,429.08 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, PATRICIA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $87,428.84 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAUER, LARRY S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,428.84 Date 05/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLDAN, ELAINE J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,428.84 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $87,428.84 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, BRYAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $87,428.51 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLEY, THOMAS S Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,426.85 Date 04/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,426.68 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMBIE, LOIS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,426.37 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, LESLEY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,425.43 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTERS, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,425.03 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, RICHARD L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $87,423.77 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, MARK J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,423.40 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, JOHN J, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,423.40 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNETTE, JENNIFER C Employer name Chemung County Amount $87,423.26 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMO, PHILIP A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $87,422.99 Date 12/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MAUREEN P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,422.77 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA WALL, MICHAEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,422.64 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUZON, JEROME Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $87,422.32 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEOCH, DIANA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,422.12 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVING, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,420.38 Date 07/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, ALICIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,420.13 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFONE, CIRO S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $87,419.67 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, PATRICK Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $87,419.42 Date 10/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE, PRADINES CAROLE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $87,419.12 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, CHRISTINE V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $87,419.12 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SARA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $87,419.09 Date 03/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZA, CHARLES P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $87,418.68 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PENNA, MARY J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $87,418.57 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, HELEN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,418.40 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, GENE R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,417.02 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, ANDREA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $87,417.00 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System