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 SIMONE, MARK A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,916.18 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KAREN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $86,916.18 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEYATUNGE, RANJI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,916.18 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, ROBERT J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,916.18 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ROBERT W Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $86,916.18 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULLO, ANGELO A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,916.18 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-LA POINT, KATHY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $86,916.18 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $86,916.03 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, HARRY F, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $86,915.92 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBOTTI, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $86,915.71 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DAVID H Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $86,915.51 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, MARLYN Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $86,915.36 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANOS, JAMES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $86,914.95 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TRACEY H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $86,914.15 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSER, WILLIAM M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $86,914.09 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, GREGORY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,913.47 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, JOANNE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,913.06 Date 12/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JANE Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,912.80 Date 02/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RAYMOND F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,912.13 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMI, NICHOLAS P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,911.99 Date 11/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENCHER, JANINE E Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $86,911.65 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,911.50 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZMEN, SUZANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,911.35 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHERINE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,911.24 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $86,911.24 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMEL, MICHELE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,911.24 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CARRIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,911.24 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULOP, GERARD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,911.24 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TERESA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,911.24 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, ROBERT A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,910.87 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, WILLIAM J Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $86,910.14 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KEVIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,909.82 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISCH, RACHAEL E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,909.77 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, LISA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $86,909.68 Date 11/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESON, AUDREY Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $86,909.68 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLLO, SHEILA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $86,909.16 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICHT, PAMELA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $86,909.11 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUST, KATHLEEN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $86,908.58 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, NELSON A Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,908.55 Date 05/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, JAYSON H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,907.08 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGODZINSKI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $86,906.23 Date 11/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIHM, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $86,906.04 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, MARK J, JR Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $86,905.60 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, SHARLIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,905.00 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC BLANE, EDWARD P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,904.88 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRSCHENHEITER, JOHN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $86,904.86 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MARK C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $86,904.74 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCABEE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,904.68 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, CARLOS A Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $86,904.27 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $86,904.21 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAA, PATRICK M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $86,904.01 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGANOVICH, ALEX Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,903.96 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIUS, TERRI A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,903.96 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIUR, EDWARD J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $86,903.96 Date 10/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, GEORGE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $86,903.76 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MARYBETH Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,902.92 Date 09/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,902.92 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVINO, JASON T Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,902.92 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSE, PETER T Employer name Department of State Amount $86,902.92 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONOVA-HEILER, NINA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOFF, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHAM, JESSICA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCINA, CAMILLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JENNIFER N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUILLARD, ANDRE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SACIA, COLIN B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JAMES D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENKOPF, JAMES R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, DANIELLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, EDWARD D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, HARLAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZINSKY, FRANCINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSIER, RYAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, NICOLE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNCIATO, MARK C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOUFFE, TERRY T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICONOLFI, ANNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRADA, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, BRADLEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARK D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABATSKY, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, ROBERT E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTI, RUDOLPH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,902.92 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPY, PAUL R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $86,902.92 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, THERESA L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $86,902.92 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $86,902.92 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, KRISTEE K Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $86,902.92 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VICTOR B Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $86,902.92 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, KEVIN E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,902.92 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, MICHAEL W Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PACE, LISA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,902.92 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIROOZAN, FARROKH Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,902.92 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MATTHEW R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,902.92 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BEVERLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,902.92 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VESQUE, BRIAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,902.92 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, WENDY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,902.92 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System