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 GEORGE, AJIBODE I.A. Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $86,728.99 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOHN R Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $86,727.19 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWINNICH, DONNA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $86,727.00 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, JEREMIAH B Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $86,726.91 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $86,726.72 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, LAWRENCE M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $86,725.75 Date 10/31/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, BRIAN G Employer name St Paul Blvd Fire Dist Amount $86,725.34 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, MYRTHO J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $86,724.88 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINSKI, JOHN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $86,724.55 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZILAS, STEPHEN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $86,724.02 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, JARED R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,723.75 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SHATAME M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $86,723.50 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOAZILE, MARIE DENISE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,722.74 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, JOSEPH W Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,722.66 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ETHAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,722.53 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, MATTHEW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,721.46 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMENECH, JOSE C, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $86,721.24 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATURINE, LATOYA D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,721.20 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, ZULEEMA F Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $86,720.84 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSON, BONNIE LEE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $86,720.82 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, THOMAS G Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $86,720.74 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, BEVERLY R Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,720.61 Date 03/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, STEPHEN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,720.45 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEPPO, THOMAS Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,720.04 Date 05/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALARIS, ANTONIOS A Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,719.92 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, WILLIAM J Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,719.91 Date 06/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEHUDAH, YERUSHAH Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $86,718.85 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, REGINA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,718.47 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALER, MITCHELL C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,718.30 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CELESTE N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $86,718.12 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, JAIMIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,717.80 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACKMAN, JUDITH W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $86,717.74 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, LEONARD J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,716.31 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, VICTORIA A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $86,715.89 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, MEI-SUN Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,714.63 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, DAWN K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,714.56 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BARBARA E Employer name Orange County Amount $86,714.38 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, JORDAN S Employer name Department of Law Amount $86,713.74 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USCATEGUI, GERALDO J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,713.70 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARCZYK, SUSAN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,713.67 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JOHN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,713.62 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ERIN R Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $86,713.25 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, WHITNEY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,713.16 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALTON, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $86,712.15 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENGUER, GARY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,712.12 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIAZZO, MARTY J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $86,712.09 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, KAITLIN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,711.73 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, NANCY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,711.59 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMADORE, ROSEMARY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,711.49 Date 10/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDZINSKI-MIANO, ELAINE M Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $86,711.35 Date 02/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARASUK, STEVEN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,710.95 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, SHANE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $86,710.93 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZYK, DEREK A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,710.79 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON-BYNUM, CRYSTAL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,710.72 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEICH, DARRILYN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $86,710.38 Date 01/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, JOHN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $86,710.34 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, KAREN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $86,710.26 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBE, CLARA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,710.19 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DOROTHY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,710.17 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, RANDY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $86,709.20 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, RICHARD Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $86,709.19 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLI, JENNIFER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,709.15 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, MAE K Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $86,709.00 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, EDEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,708.86 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENISON, JOSEPH E Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $86,708.48 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SCOTT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $86,706.79 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOCK, DENISE E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,706.63 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSER, JOSEPH J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,706.63 Date 12/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,706.27 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CAROL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,706.00 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ALEX A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,705.70 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUZZO, MICHAEL Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $86,703.68 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-FARRISH, ANGELA Employer name New Rochelle Muni Housing Auth Amount $86,703.20 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, GREGORY W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,702.10 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAJEWICZ, ERIC J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,701.58 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAROS VICTORIA, SUSAN M Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $86,701.44 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, CARMELA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,701.28 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, TRACY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,700.99 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMER, ROBERT T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,700.51 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTQUIST, ERIC R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,699.55 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, RAYMOND R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $86,699.39 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEUNE, JESSICA E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $86,698.56 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, ANTHONY J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $86,698.19 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMENDIA, ANGEL A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,698.13 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SEAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,697.82 Date 04/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DENNIS W Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $86,697.81 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, JOHN A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $86,697.41 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,697.23 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSON, TIMOTHY E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $86,696.81 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JESUS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,696.79 Date 11/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCATORE-MOLLER, KATHLEEN J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $86,696.41 Date 02/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, COLLEEN P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $86,695.65 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEKARSKI, CHERYL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,695.29 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINO, LISA H Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $86,694.82 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, REGINA S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,694.31 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBERT, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $86,693.92 Date 12/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEBUSKE, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $86,693.45 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, BRIAN V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,693.41 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,693.33 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSNER, NICHOLAS P Employer name Orange County Amount $86,693.12 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System