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 LIPSKI, ALEX Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $86,878.29 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LINDA A Employer name Department of State Amount $86,878.22 Date 09/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHARLENE A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $86,877.21 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, JEFFREY S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,876.97 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUDELL, VICKIE V Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $86,876.29 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCQUE, NANCY LEE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,875.88 Date 10/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,875.88 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRIAN P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $86,875.34 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, MARY G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $86,875.07 Date 05/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, SUSAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,874.84 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONIO, GERALD T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,874.84 Date 12/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESKE, STEPHEN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,874.84 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, ALFRED J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $86,874.84 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $86,874.84 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,874.84 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,874.84 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, CHERYL L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $86,874.84 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, JOHN R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $86,874.84 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, DINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,874.80 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, TERESA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,874.33 Date 11/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, FERNANDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,872.33 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $86,872.19 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBORIS, JANICE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,872.05 Date 03/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONKOR, NANA YAA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $86,871.67 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, TIMOTHY H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $86,871.20 Date 06/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, LUKE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,871.20 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, LINDA Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $86,870.94 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $86,870.86 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHZEHL, GARY R, II Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $86,870.77 Date 08/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUNNING, PAMELA D Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $86,870.41 Date 10/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDOCK, TIMOTHY A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $86,870.25 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMPINELLA, PATRICK P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $86,869.95 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES BOIS, ROBERT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,869.90 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHEIT, DAVID J, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,869.56 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATAMA, FRANCIS N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $86,869.42 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, STEVEN L Employer name Village of Plandome Amount $86,869.28 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, DOMENIC R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,868.79 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RASCHELLA, CHRISTINA Y Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $86,868.75 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL G Employer name City of Middletown Amount $86,868.41 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVICK, LYNN ANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,867.91 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ROSEMARY P Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $86,867.25 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERT W, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,866.63 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAZER, CAROLYN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,866.52 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCCI, BETTY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,866.52 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, WILLIAM B Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,866.52 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, FRANCIS P Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,866.52 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGERT, ERIC J Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,866.52 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHKOWSKI, MARY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $86,866.52 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Department of State Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCHOWSKY, GEORGE W Employer name Department of State Amount $86,866.52 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROECKLE, ROBERT A Employer name Department of State Amount $86,866.52 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CLARISSE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,866.52 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLEET, WILLIAM K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,866.52 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, NANETTE S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, THOMAS P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VALORIE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $86,866.52 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, SHARON A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,866.52 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMUL-KUKLA, CINDY I Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $86,866.52 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, SCOTT W Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANNI, DIEGO A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $86,866.52 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSI, LISA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMALLA, THOMAS E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUEI, CHUAN-YIH Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $86,866.52 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO-HIGGINS, LAURA M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $86,866.52 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLE, LEE M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $86,866.52 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, CATHERINE M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $86,866.52 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, SCOTT M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $86,866.52 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, JONATHAN W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEID, SCOTT Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODLIN, LAURA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTORIS, JOSEPH F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINKEVICH, NIKOLAI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, KATHLEEN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZCINSKI, SUZANNE T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOVER, GEORGE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,866.52 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ORCHID G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, THOMAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDSON, HENRY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PAUL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUME, BRYAN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ROBERT L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, MARK D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOW, MICHELLE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, R SAMUEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, JOY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHELLY B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/20/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, MARK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORIA, JASON P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKAL, MARK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JO ANNE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBOWSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, BRIAN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CLAUDIA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELHAUS, ROBERT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JENNIFER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, DOREEN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,866.52 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System