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 BLANCHARD, DOUGLAS A, JR Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $87,094.05 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,093.40 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, CARL C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $87,093.19 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MIO, JOHN M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $87,093.11 Date 10/05/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HONE, ANDREA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,092.93 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONAN, JAMES P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,091.94 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARING, SCOTT P Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $87,091.91 Date 09/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JERNIGAN, ANNE Employer name Chemung County Amount $87,091.80 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, AMY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,090.79 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JULIA H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $87,090.56 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, JOHN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,089.92 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, DAVID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $87,089.88 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTENRATH, MICHELE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,089.15 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KAMILAH F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,088.61 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EARL M Employer name Orange County Amount $87,088.53 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINO-CONTRERAS, MAGALY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,088.20 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, KEVIN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $87,088.14 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $87,088.02 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JORGE Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,087.59 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMUT, KAREN M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $87,086.63 Date 04/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, KEVIN H Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $87,086.23 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GITTER, SHARYN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,086.10 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, STEPHANIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,085.89 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINE, ROBERT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,085.58 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOSHUA R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,085.56 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCHINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $87,085.08 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, TERESA M Employer name Port Chester Public Library Amount $87,084.89 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALOGERO, KATHERINE M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $87,084.79 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, KEITH R Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $87,084.66 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ZENA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $87,084.50 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, TYLER S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,082.73 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, DORRETT Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,082.47 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBERT L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $87,082.27 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED-STEVENS, SELINA P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,082.16 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, RENE Z Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $87,082.00 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LARRY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $87,081.53 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, LOUIS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,081.35 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ARDREY S Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $87,081.14 Date 09/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JOANNE S Employer name Chemung County Amount $87,081.08 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LINDA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,080.50 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTY, MARGARET L Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $87,080.06 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENARDES, DEBORAH J Employer name Broome County Amount $87,079.95 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $87,079.53 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, NATALIA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,079.45 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACS, SHARON M Employer name Deferred Comp Board Amount $87,079.33 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURAS, SERGIO A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $87,079.19 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, JASON D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $87,077.82 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KYLE W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $87,077.15 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLIERI, VINCENT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,077.03 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MITCHELL J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $87,076.27 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, MAUREEN P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,076.18 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALONE, PETER A Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $87,076.05 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, REBECCA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,076.00 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $87,075.42 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, JOHN T Employer name Albany County Amount $87,075.13 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, JOSEPH Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $87,075.02 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGHORNE, ROBIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,074.77 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTOM, BILLY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $87,074.63 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROGBO, CHRISTIANAH O Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,074.19 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PAUL Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,074.07 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, KETURAH Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,074.07 Date 03/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUDWICK, GILDA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,074.07 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, BARBARA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $87,073.99 Date 10/15/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, SANTOS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,073.94 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATCHELL, STEVEN R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $87,073.85 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATARCANGELO, JOANN S Employer name Schuyler County Amount $87,073.58 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MATTHEW C Employer name Schuyler County Amount $87,073.58 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAVICENCIO, PRISCILLA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,072.52 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINGLER, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $87,072.46 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SHERRY Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $87,072.40 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $87,071.91 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, KEVIN C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,071.54 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNER, KAITLIN J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $87,070.90 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAUNAY, BRIAN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $87,070.18 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $87,070.15 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMILIVIA, ROMMY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $87,069.24 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNE, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,069.14 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BROOKE K Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $87,069.05 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, BRIAN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $87,068.85 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUNARINE-MARTINEZ, CINDY S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $87,067.50 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY BLAINE, MARY Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $87,067.30 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWELL, JANICE A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $87,066.82 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ANU ROGAN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $87,065.61 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTEE, OWEN D Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $87,065.20 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTASH, CAROL J Employer name Highland CSD Amount $87,064.88 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DIAS Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,064.48 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, GLENN C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $87,064.41 Date 03/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMINGLER, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $87,062.95 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMARCZYK, JOAN H Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,062.56 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, RALPH G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $87,062.56 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, DEBORAH L Employer name Education Department Amount $87,062.56 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIES, KAREN A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $87,062.56 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, PATRICIA M Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $87,062.56 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, LARI-JEAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,061.53 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM, DAWN E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $87,061.52 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DAVID W, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,061.52 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATROPPA, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,061.52 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELNERO, ANDREA B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,061.52 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JOSETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,061.47 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGE, JAMES P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $87,061.10 Date 06/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System