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 CALVAN, TRACY M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $86,452.39 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, PAUL F Employer name City of Auburn Amount $86,452.08 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,451.57 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POCEOUS, MICHELE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,451.43 Date 03/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VERONICA J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $86,451.20 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, THOMAS J Employer name Orange County Amount $86,450.28 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTERWEICH, MARK W Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $86,449.99 Date 07/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, JULIUS J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $86,449.67 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVE, JOHN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,448.96 Date 12/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKRODT, LISA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,448.81 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,448.47 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACHELLI, PAUL J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $86,448.37 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, DOMINICK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $86,448.29 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SHARON M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $86,447.76 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDI, LAURA JEAN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $86,447.69 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DARLENE K Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $86,446.80 Date 09/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JENNIFER J Employer name Orange County Amount $86,445.66 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRA, BENJAMIN L Employer name City of Utica Amount $86,445.26 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TERRENCE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $86,445.07 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, M JENNIFER Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,445.03 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEISHA F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,444.39 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, LOURDES J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $86,443.86 Date 05/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, RICHARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,443.64 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH V Employer name Erie County Amount $86,443.15 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSS, ELADIO E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $86,442.96 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, THOMAS C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,442.83 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, DAVID S Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $86,441.10 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEROUX, LUCIEN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $86,440.50 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSINGER, CHARLES A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,440.00 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, ALBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $86,440.00 Date 06/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISNETT, KYLE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,439.70 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTING, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $86,439.61 Date 05/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREISEM, WALTER E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,439.33 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLO, BRIAN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $86,438.60 Date 10/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMANN MONAHAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,438.34 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTLAKE, MAUREEN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,438.26 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLE, GARY C, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $86,437.71 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORIA, RAYMOND, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $86,436.81 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPES, PAUL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $86,435.49 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MARK J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,435.19 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARLATELLI, KENNETH R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,435.14 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADD, TODD M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $86,434.56 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTLES, JAMES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,433.59 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DAVID R Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $86,433.51 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, SHARON A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,433.21 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETZNER, SEAN Q Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,433.00 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, ALAN P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $86,432.98 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCENA, DENNY S Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $86,432.84 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, PATRICIA A Employer name Orange County Amount $86,432.76 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, IRENE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,432.73 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PETER J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,431.99 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, RANDY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,430.98 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGER, JAMES Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $86,430.14 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, WILLIAM L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $86,429.42 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TSE, KWOK-PING E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,428.82 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, JOSEPH B Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $86,428.24 Date 05/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIARO, DEBRA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,427.46 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLEY, THOMAS P, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $86,426.32 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, WAYNE G Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,425.10 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, VICTOR J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,425.07 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Essex County Amount $86,424.42 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DOUGLAS E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,423.84 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIA, JAMES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,423.33 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFELUMO, MERCY K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,423.30 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KAREN A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $86,423.09 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, FREDRICK J, III Employer name Village of Walden Amount $86,422.74 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMSY, ROCHELLE R Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $86,422.21 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,422.05 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, WILLIAM R Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $86,421.51 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ROBERT S Employer name Warren County Amount $86,421.01 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADROZZI, BRIAN A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $86,420.80 Date 02/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, MARIO J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $86,420.11 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARSON, TZAR D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,419.91 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, DANIELLE M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $86,419.66 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, DANIEL P Employer name Broome County Amount $86,418.14 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YI, JINGWEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $86,417.74 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCAVAGE, JOAN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,416.78 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, ANDREA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,415.18 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLI-DELZIO, RAMONA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,414.84 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORMAN, MAUREEN A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $86,414.82 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDHORECKI, DOROTHY O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,414.78 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOSIAN, EDWARD Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,414.61 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WANDA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $86,414.36 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $86,413.81 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, GARY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $86,413.02 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOX, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $86,412.27 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANANTHULA, SWAPNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,412.04 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $86,410.67 Date 02/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LEON, HUGO Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $86,410.47 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUP, RANDAL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,410.29 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, KRISTEN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,410.22 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLICH PATTERSON, WENDY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,410.22 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNALLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $86,409.94 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CARMEN M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $86,409.68 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, AWILDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIONI, WALTER Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, MARCIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASELLA, DIANE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, BEVERLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOS, MARIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System