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 RYAN, MARY C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $87,048.52 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZYZEWSKI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,048.52 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, MICHAEL P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,048.52 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, AMANDA D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,048.52 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDAS, PATRICK J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,048.52 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKES, ROBERT Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,048.37 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES-MONROE, DANIELLE L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $87,048.26 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECZNY, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,048.00 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, ANDREW R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $87,047.95 Date 01/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUCET, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $87,047.59 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, BROOKE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,047.44 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREMGEN, LUKE J Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $87,047.35 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MEREDITH D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $87,046.67 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ROSA, VINCENZO F Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,046.63 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTLETON, JODI L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $87,046.44 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNO, SCOTT F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $87,046.42 Date 05/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSONDE, RONALD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,045.92 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK, ANDREA Employer name Albany County Amount $87,045.82 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPICELLI, THOMAS A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,045.53 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISKE, WILLIAM C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,045.40 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJACK, MARK F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $87,045.40 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATULA, VINCENT Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $87,045.21 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, MAUREEN H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,045.05 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEY, CAROL W Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $87,044.71 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKS, W MARK Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $87,044.62 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, RICK A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,044.62 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTESH, WILLIAM W Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 06/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MAUREEN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLOY, MICHELE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVRATIL, FAY S Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GREGORY F Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, MAI T Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRENN, JOHN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,044.62 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSEN, L SCOTT Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $87,044.62 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHM, DAVID H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $87,044.62 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, STEVEN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $87,044.62 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, BRIAN Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $87,044.62 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNON, BRENDA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $87,044.62 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, PRISCILLA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,044.62 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, LISA C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,044.62 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERUBIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,044.62 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, BRANDON G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,044.62 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYLANCE, MARY T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,044.62 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSACCI, ANNA C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,044.62 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JILL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,044.62 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETKIEWICZ, MIROSLAW A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,044.62 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, DAWN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $87,044.62 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZEY, PAULA LONG Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,044.62 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, JOHN PAUL Employer name City of Oneida Amount $87,044.53 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCUCCIO, ANGELO A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,044.36 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKELSON, LARRY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,043.62 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, MARIE M Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $87,043.58 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, STACEY A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $87,042.92 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, CLAUDIA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $87,042.80 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, JOHN R, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $87,042.80 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEJAN, CHRISTINE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,042.80 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHERYL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,042.80 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $87,042.77 Date 03/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, THOMAS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $87,042.02 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNA, JONATHAN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $87,041.91 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIWANA, HARWINDER K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,041.40 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DERRICK A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,041.13 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JOHN B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,040.61 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLENCE, RUDOLPH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,040.46 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JAMES R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,039.60 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTENS, JOHN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $87,038.64 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, GEORGE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,038.59 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, LYDIA T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $87,038.46 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $87,038.06 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENTZ, STEVEN E Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $87,037.64 Date 03/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, REAGAN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $87,037.35 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMANS, CECILIA P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,037.08 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, DELORES, MRS Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,036.70 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLESHAUSER, CAITLIN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,036.20 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLZAN, THOMAS R Employer name Orange County Amount $87,035.77 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, AKBAR Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,035.52 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, KRISTINA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $87,035.52 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, BRADLEY C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $87,035.52 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIEN, FRANK Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,035.52 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, MARTHA J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $87,035.20 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCARDI, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $87,034.76 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, STEPHEN S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $87,034.18 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, DEAN A Employer name Orange County Amount $87,034.07 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JOSHUA D Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $87,033.69 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SETTLES, SALVADOR, SR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,033.66 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGAYEV, IGOR Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $87,033.57 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABISZEWSKI, GRZEGORZ Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,033.45 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PAUL Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $87,033.03 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, NEIL A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $87,032.92 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNES, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $87,032.86 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMM, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $87,032.80 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALAZOLA, KRISTIAN E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $87,032.77 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNING, THOMAS P Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $87,032.66 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $87,032.66 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAU, JOSEPH B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,032.66 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGHATISE, OSAYOMWANBO M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $87,031.70 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, KEITH A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $87,031.61 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNA, EILEEN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $87,031.10 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,031.10 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System