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 CAMPITIELLO, JAMES Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,477.48 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALONE, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,477.48 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GROSSO, JEANNE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,477.48 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITSCHKE, ERIC Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,477.48 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, MARILYN L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,477.48 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CARMEN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $86,477.48 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEN, KIM M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 11/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, YVETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, CAROL M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCARONE, JEANETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, DEBRA S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDLER, JO ANNE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, EDNA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,477.48 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBNAM, TRAVIS W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDI, LAURA J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, YOLANDA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, KEVIN J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, PATRICK G Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, MILAGROS Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEXNAYDER, ERNEST C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN-GOODWIN, LOHOMA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,477.48 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MUHAMMAD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,477.48 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,477.48 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,477.48 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TASHEKA V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,477.48 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, BRIAN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMERMAN, BRIAN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFIE-ALGHAWI, PARISCINA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY, RENEE E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ALEXZINE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CHERYL E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,477.48 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPAR, EDMOND P Employer name St Paul Blvd Fire Dist Amount $86,477.41 Date 12/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMBRUCH, JUDY B Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $86,477.05 Date 11/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, JENNIFER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,477.05 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHAEL V Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,476.65 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYERSDORF, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $86,476.10 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHES, LUCY V Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $86,476.03 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, NEPHATERIE E Employer name Orange County Amount $86,475.81 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, STEVEN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,474.95 Date 11/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESSEL, RACHEL C Employer name Putnam County Amount $86,474.48 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEITH E Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,474.14 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELLIOT H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,474.10 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, JODI LYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,474.10 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZZINIA, PAULA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,474.10 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIL, THERESA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $86,472.98 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYN, JOHN J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $86,472.55 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANTHONY Employer name Warren County Amount $86,472.55 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTE, DORRIE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,472.51 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, XIAO HONG Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,472.25 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GUY R Employer name Allegany County Amount $86,472.18 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE, EUGENE B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,471.92 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $86,471.80 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, JANET L Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $86,471.57 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERBOTH, PAUL C, JR Employer name City of Lockport Amount $86,471.38 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, JACOB A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $86,471.32 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGERL, JOSEPH T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $86,470.93 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, JARED Z Employer name Division of State Police Amount $86,470.79 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, CRAIG W Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,470.42 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, YVETTE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,469.90 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, CHRIS O Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $86,469.75 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCASPRO, AGOSTINO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,469.66 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MARCIA D Employer name Steuben County Amount $86,468.96 Date 08/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYK, JANICE M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,467.94 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTH, GLENN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,467.81 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARUCCI, JOSEPH A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,467.61 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $86,467.33 Date 09/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWALD, CATHLEEN E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,467.27 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAROME A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,466.97 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANO, EDWARD W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,466.62 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $86,466.14 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMES, JAY C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $86,465.86 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINO, RICK Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $86,465.35 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPADOPOULOS, NECTAR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,464.98 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRYON J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,464.77 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPEHART, JOHN O Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $86,464.65 Date 06/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, JASON T Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $86,463.52 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAORO, NANCY G Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $86,463.22 Date 03/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, SIDNEY B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,463.08 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, DANIEL L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $86,461.43 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIERNAN, KYLE T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $86,461.21 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINNING, SARAH Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $86,460.85 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, MATT R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $86,460.34 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, DANIEL R Employer name Niagara County Amount $86,459.78 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JULIO C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,459.62 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHADWICK Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,459.56 Date 07/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, KEVIN R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $86,459.01 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, ALAN G Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $86,458.91 Date 01/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRIS, JOHN D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $86,458.86 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORREVOETS, BENJAMIN A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $86,458.64 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GYSSEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,458.63 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDS-GUTHRIE, SUZETTE B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,456.45 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, DOUGLAS C Employer name City of Lockport Amount $86,455.89 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENNER, CHAD E Employer name St Paul Blvd Fire Dist Amount $86,455.78 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, FRANK E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $86,453.86 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LISA Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $86,453.73 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, DEAN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $86,453.36 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORIELLO, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,453.20 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, JACQUELINE P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,452.66 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBORAH S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $86,452.42 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System