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 PARISH, MORRIS W, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $86,692.01 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDERHAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $86,691.85 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, GEORGE C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $86,691.81 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,691.04 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, KENNETH D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,691.00 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, HOLLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,690.76 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDNA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,690.51 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOHN K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,689.73 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, WILLIAM J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,689.26 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEVARGHESE, JOYCE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $86,689.19 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLERC, JANIS C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,688.68 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $86,687.92 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAUSI, JEREMY K Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $86,687.66 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, YIEM FONG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,687.64 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN PHILLIPO, LAURIE E Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $86,687.42 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTARULI, DENNIS J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $86,686.69 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JULIE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,686.37 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN CISE, STEVEN J Employer name Cortland County Amount $86,686.16 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONY, JHANCY Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,685.82 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KENNETH W Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,685.54 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORNE, JEREMY R Employer name City of Utica Amount $86,685.41 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROTTA, KATRINA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,684.44 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JEAN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,684.00 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFAL, JULIA L Employer name Education Department Amount $86,683.95 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAMONTE, JAMES V Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $86,683.75 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASENBURG, LEROY, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $86,683.42 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JULIE R Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $86,683.16 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, PETER J Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $86,681.96 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISSIO, NANCY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $86,680.16 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, ANTOINE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,679.12 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIAZON, FLORECITA L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $86,679.11 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFAELE, CHRISTINE T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $86,678.71 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLIWIEC, MAI M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,678.02 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MICHAEL W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,678.00 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-DALEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,677.48 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, ANN MARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,677.48 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, GLADYS Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,677.48 Date 12/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PATRICIA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,677.48 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,677.48 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENK, JANET Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $86,677.26 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, WESLEY G Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $86,676.93 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, NATHANIEL S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $86,676.89 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEY, NICOLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,676.60 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, OWEN W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,676.09 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGANIS, TASSO Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $86,675.70 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMAGE, THOMAS D Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $86,675.37 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENENBAUM, KATHERINE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,674.90 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, GABRIELA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,674.70 Date 11/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOTE, PAMELA A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $86,674.45 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURY-SAMSON, WENDY J Employer name Education Department Amount $86,674.12 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, SUSAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,674.10 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGHAL, MOHANIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,673.14 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, LAURANA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,672.88 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFHINES, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Village of Depew Amount $86,672.85 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARANO, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,672.58 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LAMONICA J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,672.43 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, FRANK L Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $86,672.38 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, JORGE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,672.18 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, JO ANN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $86,671.78 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESSLER, PATRICK J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,670.95 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTER, LAURA A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $86,670.80 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRBANAC, KRISTIN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $86,670.16 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,669.77 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, STEPHEN F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,669.71 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OAKES, SAMUEL G Employer name City of Lockport Amount $86,668.91 Date 02/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JOSE A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $86,668.91 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOAN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,668.80 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOSEPH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,668.80 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLONGO, KAREN L Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $86,668.29 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, JOHN P Employer name City of Utica Amount $86,667.47 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKLOS, MARK E Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $86,667.32 Date 07/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSON, SHAYVONNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,667.25 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, LINDA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,667.11 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DONALD A, JR Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $86,666.73 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $86,666.49 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBEY, DENNIS S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,666.37 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKO, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,666.28 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNSTEAD, TODD P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,665.96 Date 02/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHINELLI, PAUL T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,665.58 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, PAUL Employer name Town of Islip Amount $86,665.36 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RAYMOND W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,664.50 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAY, WILLIAM Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,663.76 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDLETON, ROBERT F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $86,663.68 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LISA V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,663.62 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIO, AMELIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,663.60 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ROY J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $86,663.60 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, MONA L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $86,662.44 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, CLARE P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $86,661.75 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLLS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $86,661.48 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DANIEL Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $86,661.09 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ALFRED T Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $86,660.26 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LUIS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,660.18 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOLUKOS, JAMES P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,660.18 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, ALISON A Employer name Department of State Amount $86,659.44 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, HEATHER M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,658.77 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANINGER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $86,658.69 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JACQUES, RICHARD E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,658.62 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNIOS, EMMANUEL A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $86,658.49 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,658.05 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, FRANCIS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,658.00 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System