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 STRAZIK, THOMAS G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,952.84 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, TERESA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,952.84 Date 06/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONI, SHANE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $86,952.74 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, GLORIA C P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,952.10 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RONALD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,951.54 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, CHARLENE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,951.28 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARBARO, DAVID Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $86,950.08 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCCI, RONALD W Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $86,950.01 Date 09/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, HECTOR L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $86,949.36 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, KATHERINE J Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $86,946.86 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, KEITH J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,946.82 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, JOSEPH M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,946.66 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND-JONES, GAY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,946.60 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, BONNIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,946.34 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,946.34 Date 11/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, WILLIAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,946.34 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETS, DAVID R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,946.34 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, JACLYN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,945.73 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, CHARLES A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $86,945.59 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, EILEEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,945.36 Date 09/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRENDA L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $86,945.03 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $86,944.41 Date 08/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JACKIE A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $86,943.80 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATALINAS, KIM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,943.74 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,943.74 Date 11/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, JOHN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,943.74 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MAUREEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,943.48 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEWLEY, COLLEEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,943.48 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, CHUNHI Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $86,943.35 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTINO, RODNEY J Employer name Orange County Amount $86,943.22 Date 08/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BRENDA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,942.43 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURY, EDWARD A, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,941.80 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, LAURA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,941.45 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, MARILYN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,941.40 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JENNIFER J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,940.80 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINENDOLL, ERIC J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,939.58 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, RUDY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,939.58 Date 03/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, NICOLE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,939.58 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULEY-GREER, MARIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,938.98 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,938.54 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KATHY Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $86,938.36 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, WARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,938.28 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, EDWARD J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,938.09 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAH, TAIWO S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $86,938.02 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, THERESA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,937.76 Date 01/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VERONICA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $86,937.67 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFINO, EMILIA Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,937.59 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRYKOWSKI, EARNESTINE I Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,937.50 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPLE, JOHN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,937.50 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, THOMAS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,937.24 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAULA, PATRICK S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,937.17 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,936.20 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $86,936.00 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHER, MICHAEL S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $86,935.68 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, LISA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $86,934.93 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBBATHI, RAJINI K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,934.90 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKGRAF, BRETT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,934.69 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEST, ERIC M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $86,934.65 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LISA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,934.64 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, SUSAN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,934.64 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFENDERFER, STEPHEN P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $86,934.36 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEI, S-HUA Employer name Department of Law Amount $86,934.12 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, CHRISTINE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,934.12 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,934.12 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, FRANCESCA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,934.12 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, LAURA F Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $86,934.12 Date 03/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,934.12 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LORIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,934.12 Date 11/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, LUCAS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,934.12 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, TINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $86,934.12 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDANY, DANA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,934.12 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYELL, RODGER L, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,934.12 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEL, CRYSTAL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,934.12 Date 08/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTHONY F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,934.12 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTER, LOUIS C Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $86,934.12 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TIMOTHY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,934.12 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, JANE M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $86,934.06 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JOHNNY F, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,932.82 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, NEENA TOMY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $86,932.58 Date 08/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, FRANK A, IV Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $86,932.50 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYAKOV, NATALIYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,932.30 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDY, JOHN J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $86,931.87 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ELSIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $86,931.75 Date 01/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSON, JUDITH E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $86,931.52 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BETTY ANN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,931.52 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, COLLEEN C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,931.26 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JANET E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,931.18 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVISS, SUSAN H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,930.74 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, RUSSELL W Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $86,930.14 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPE, CHARLES T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,929.20 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, AMY L Employer name Education Department Amount $86,928.69 Date 06/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORETTI, LUKE H Employer name Town of Evans Amount $86,928.38 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DYER, CAMILLE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,928.21 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEA, CHARLES A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $86,927.71 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLESKY, SUSAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,927.62 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIKIAN, MARK M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,926.32 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, DONNA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,926.32 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, LAWRENCE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,926.32 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCINA, CARRIE S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,926.32 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, JAIME L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,926.32 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System