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 CALO, BRIAN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDULLO, KATHERINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, JUNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 06/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN-COREY, ELLEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, ZATONE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUREY, SARAH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, WAYNE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, DEANNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYNBERG, RUBIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGUE, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANWICK, MARY ELLEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEEPE, EDWARD, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, THEODORE R III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, ANNE MARIE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, FRANCINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-WYSS, HELEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAER, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERMELSTEIN, YOSEF L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLZ-D'ANGELO, LAURENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRYAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONLEY-HEEPE, SHEVOY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, ANNE MARIE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-BAUGH, YVETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, LINDA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTYKA, DARIUSZ J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, JACK C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDEL, COLLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, ERICK W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, NADINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASE, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, SCOTT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRITSARE, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,500.80 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, JAIME J Employer name Yonkers Indust Devel Agcy Amount $86,499.98 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CECILIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,499.90 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, GEORGE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,499.90 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCHI, DENISE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,499.90 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARME, SCOTT C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $86,499.86 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALLEJO, WILFRIDO Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $86,499.64 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHAK, ROBERT G Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $86,498.86 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEGAL, DAVID R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,498.80 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNAM, VENU G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,498.62 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SKIMMING, JENEEN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $86,497.98 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTIANO, JOSEPH C Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $86,497.67 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SANDRA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,497.03 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, JESSICA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,496.01 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MICHAEL J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $86,495.36 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, BARRY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,495.05 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITCHNER, JOHN T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,494.88 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDY, KATHLEEN D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $86,493.48 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGI, SALVATORE C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,492.49 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, ELLEN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,492.29 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOGUE, PATRICK M Employer name Columbia County Amount $86,491.81 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, KILEEN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,491.70 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CHRISTINE T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,491.69 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, MARIANNE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $86,490.97 Date 08/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTT, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,490.63 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,490.60 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, BELMARIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,490.57 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, RICHARD A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,490.04 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, JOSE RUDY Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $86,489.54 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ANN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $86,489.41 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, JOSEPH R Employer name Oneida County Amount $86,489.35 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, MICHAEL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $86,489.26 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ORLETTA, ROBERT N Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $86,489.13 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGER, SUSAN G Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $86,488.95 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGLITORE, JOSEPH Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,487.01 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL-PERRY, SHALIMA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,487.01 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDER, JENNIFER B Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $86,486.77 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $86,486.74 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHENTNER, LAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,486.39 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, ROBERT W.F. Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,486.32 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINK, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,486.10 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBISIERO, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $86,484.99 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNINGHAM, JASON M Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $86,484.90 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FANNON, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $86,484.75 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, PETER A Employer name Putnam County Amount $86,484.55 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUTH, DOV M Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,484.53 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CARLOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,484.18 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWORYTA, SHIRLEY E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $86,483.25 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DRESAR, KENNETH J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,483.23 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, TRACEY E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $86,482.55 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURG, MARCIA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $86,482.55 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODINI, LEWIS T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $86,481.76 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,481.72 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,481.67 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLKES, KIRK D Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,481.55 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-JACKSON, DESIREE C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,481.48 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTA, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $86,480.85 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVELMANN, LLOYD P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $86,480.75 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BURTON W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $86,480.42 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JAMES W Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,479.85 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, ADAM C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,479.83 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, ROBERT M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,479.83 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SUSAN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,479.29 Date 11/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERA, VINCENT A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $86,479.21 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRECHT, HOPE R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $86,478.96 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, ELISABETH B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $86,478.92 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, HEIDI M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $86,477.76 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENZ, JOSEPH A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,477.48 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System