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 GOLDENBERG, MARC Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 06/11/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, WILLIAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ALICE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 11/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKHART, SANDRA S Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DEBRA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEAL, DELORES Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, CECILIA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, ROXANNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIFER, SOLOMON C, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRONE, STEVEN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, LAWRENCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DONALD F, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 01/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 07/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULACCO, THEODORA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARBARO, ROSE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,409.46 Date 06/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUVER, BRIAN R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,408.69 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, KECIA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,407.01 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, ANTONIO, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $86,406.56 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST FLEUR, ANTOINETTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,406.45 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, RANDALL L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $86,405.70 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, KEITH R Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $86,404.65 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BRIAN L Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $86,404.65 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ELENA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,403.82 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTY, LINDA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,403.07 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, ROBERT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,402.67 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY-CONBOY, KARYN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $86,402.37 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORELLI, JOSEPH D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $86,402.02 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZYK, LONNIE R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,401.72 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $86,401.25 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERUT, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $86,401.25 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, FREDERICO E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $86,401.25 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, NICHOLAS, III Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $86,400.46 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $86,400.46 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DEAN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,399.84 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILK, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,399.04 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, DAVID R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $86,398.96 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Clay Amount $86,398.42 Date 02/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $86,395.93 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEMAGNE, EDDY Y Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $86,395.09 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,394.62 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTE, MARIBETH C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,394.35 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BONIS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $86,394.27 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANU, LUCIAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $86,393.70 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DAINE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,393.58 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, PATRICK G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $86,392.48 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNGEY, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,392.42 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEL, DONALD B Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $86,392.19 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $86,391.75 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, KENNETH S Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $86,391.24 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLIN, TAMIKA M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $86,391.07 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DAVID A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,391.07 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, LEILANI Y Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,390.94 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRY, CURTIS J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $86,390.81 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, PATRICK H Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $86,390.80 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ELISSA B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,390.67 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, MICHAEL E, SR Employer name Erie County Amount $86,390.40 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDINE, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,390.24 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIOTTO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,389.80 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, KATHERINE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,389.47 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,389.37 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGOLETS, LEONID Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,388.50 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKBERG, KENNETH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,387.47 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TRICIA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $86,387.10 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLMAN, SEAN Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $86,386.64 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, JOHN M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $86,386.33 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THACKSTON, SANDRA M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $86,386.04 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, FRANCO Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $86,385.49 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NOAH I Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $86,385.41 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVITO, LAWRENCE A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $86,385.32 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Rome Amount $86,385.31 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, MARY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,385.07 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $86,385.02 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMONIER, ENRIQUE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,384.92 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $86,384.88 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROBERT Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $86,384.09 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTERSON, KAREN A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,383.80 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALKEY, ROLDON A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $86,383.67 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORWARD, SUSAN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,383.28 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDLON, KEVIN G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $86,382.45 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, PAUL H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $86,382.35 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENESAC, ANDREW F Employer name Cornell University Amount $86,382.00 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JOSHUA C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,381.27 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COYNE, DEBORAH A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,380.79 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SCOTT S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $86,380.04 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBRANDT, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $86,379.79 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JAMES J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,378.21 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GERALDINE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,378.09 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRENTE, ROBERT P Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $86,377.81 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAH-KENNEDY, KAREN Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $86,377.75 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATHAUS, STEVEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $86,376.93 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, FRANCESCA DANIELLE Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $86,376.77 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JENNIFER R Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $86,376.67 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST AUBURN, RAYMOND M Employer name Putnam County Amount $86,376.63 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, MICHAEL A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $86,375.90 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLANTE, DAVID A Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $86,375.87 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, SHERRIA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,375.43 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBENG, ADELINA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,375.26 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURIONE, CYNTHIA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,375.20 Date 06/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYONS, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,375.20 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System