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 SMART, WILLIAM L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,966.10 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHAD P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,966.10 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANG, CAROLYN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,966.10 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BENJAMIN A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $86,966.10 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDERER, ROBERT B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,966.10 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARO, FRED Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,966.10 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, PHUONG H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,966.10 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, THOMAS J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,966.10 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PETER S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,966.10 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGER, DOLORES J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,966.10 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, SUSANNE B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,966.10 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOHN R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $86,965.34 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKWUOHA, MILTON C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $86,965.23 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, SHIREE E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $86,964.76 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIVIERE, MICHELE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,964.65 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDY, ALLEN S Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $86,964.63 Date 05/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, BENJAMIN S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $86,964.61 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $86,964.28 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAN, JAMES M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $86,964.23 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, ROY E, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,963.04 Date 10/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDOS, ANTHONY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,962.77 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GLENDINE P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $86,962.48 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALTY, ELIZABETH H Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $86,962.48 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVEY, CARLA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,962.37 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYKER, GAIL M Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $86,962.18 Date 06/28/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, MICHAEL J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $86,961.22 Date 09/09/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBE, MARK C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,961.16 Date 01/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,960.90 Date 07/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMISMAN, JUDITH A. Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,960.90 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DEBORAH A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $86,960.90 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, DEBORAH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,960.90 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATONE, ANTHONY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,960.90 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACITANO, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,960.90 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, SHEILA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,960.90 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERGER, ROSANNE G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,960.90 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYBAUGH, LAURI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,960.90 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPETIELLO, STEPHEN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $86,960.82 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,960.07 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, SUSAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,959.86 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, PETER F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,959.22 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNING, JOHN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $86,959.12 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $86,958.79 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZEK, ALLEN Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $86,958.04 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIA, RANDALL T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,958.04 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIMER, JENNIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,957.78 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCH, GLEN A Employer name Education Department Amount $86,957.78 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNARINO, ROBERT M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $86,957.76 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBODEAU, MARIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,956.22 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBOUS, RICHARD J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,955.96 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HEATHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $86,955.70 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACO, PASQUALE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,955.59 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, JOHN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,954.96 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,954.91 Date 02/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, CHESTER K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,954.66 Date 02/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GEDA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,954.55 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBENE, VINCENZO G Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,954.47 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JAMES M Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,954.15 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINKO, MICHELE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,954.08 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, MARYBETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,953.99 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, LORRAINE A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $86,953.71 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,952.84 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, KENNETH W Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,952.84 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, JAMES N Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSEAU, JOSEPH W Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,952.84 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARR, BRYAN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,952.84 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRUZZO, ANDREW Employer name Department of State Amount $86,952.84 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JULIE M Employer name Department of State Amount $86,952.84 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,952.84 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, MARGARET A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,952.84 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGEOUGH-GAMACHE, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERT, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,952.84 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, DAVID L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,952.84 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICKENTON, DAVID L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,952.84 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, DAVID A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $86,952.84 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DAVID W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $86,952.84 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUKMAS, JEFFEREY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNACKI, MARK F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,952.84 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, NANCY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,952.84 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILCO, MICHAEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,952.84 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, NICHOLAS P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $86,952.84 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENCY, DAVID R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $86,952.84 Date 04/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ANDREW R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DENA M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $86,952.84 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERZOWSKI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $86,952.84 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, JOHNA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,952.84 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, DEREK J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JESSICA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,952.84 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, JOHN R, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, JEFFREY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCK, HARRY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOTTI, SAMUEL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JENNIFER P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, CHARLES E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 01/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, MICHAEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVENDOSKI, GEORGE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY, ANTHONY G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,952.84 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System