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 RIVERA, PABLO, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,013.83 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPIAH, RICHARD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $86,013.18 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAST, JAMES P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $86,012.45 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ROSETTA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $86,011.75 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGER, DAVID P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $86,011.71 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDNEVA, TATIANA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,011.64 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTNER, FRANK A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $86,011.51 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CHARLES Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,011.46 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHEN R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $86,011.34 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBARTOLO, DAVID Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $86,010.67 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCA, DEBRA K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,010.36 Date 11/13/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, GABRIELE J Employer name City of Rye Amount $86,010.08 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CICERON, GESSY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $86,010.01 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, EDWARD Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $86,009.93 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENDITTIS, MONTE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,009.74 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPRE, RHETT C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $86,009.68 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, THOMAS S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $86,009.56 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARD, JESSICA J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,009.42 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, JOHN A, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $86,009.27 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCER, SALIH S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,009.04 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, JAMES M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,008.78 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELEWSKI, THOMAS A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,008.78 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLANTE, VICTORIA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,008.78 Date 06/15/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDY, DOUGLAS E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,008.78 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ROBIN L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $86,008.78 Date 11/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,008.00 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, JOHN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,007.84 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKNER, JEFFREY A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $86,007.74 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTJEN, ARTA R Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $86,007.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, TIFFANY T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $86,005.90 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMAZZA, MICHAEL X Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $86,005.17 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHARLES S, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $86,004.53 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, LISA A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $86,004.26 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSETT, TODD A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $86,004.19 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHONYO, JERRY L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $86,004.14 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINOVA, INNA A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $86,004.11 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, MARCIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,003.99 Date 09/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDAY, ROGER F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,003.10 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARIANNE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $86,002.86 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMITALE, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $86,001.96 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REID, PAMELA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,001.76 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, FREDERICK G Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $86,001.74 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, KEITH T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,001.43 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODZIEBA, JOHNNY B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $86,001.06 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYERE, MARIANNE T Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $86,000.98 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DIANA Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $86,000.98 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, JOHN F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $86,000.96 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, VIVIAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $86,000.96 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLESHER, DIANA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,000.80 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DOUGLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,000.80 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROSANNE T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $85,999.62 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, STEPHEN Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $85,999.61 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWES, JOHN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,998.85 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, PAMELA Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $85,998.14 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIUSEPPE, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $85,997.66 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCHICCHIO, WILLIAM Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $85,997.33 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $85,997.33 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, DANIEL E Employer name Broome County Amount $85,996.62 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERICK, DANIEL J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $85,996.31 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ANN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,996.27 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, LORRAINE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,995.64 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRUCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $85,995.52 Date 03/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANDO, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $85,995.16 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFAN, LAURIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,993.09 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, ROBERT A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $85,992.90 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, TIMOTHY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,992.66 Date 02/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACH, JEFFREY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $85,992.64 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCELLA, THOMAS CHARLES Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $85,992.57 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDIN, CHARLES S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $85,992.31 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGER, ROBERT J Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,991.69 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSARICQ, MARY F Employer name Education Department Amount $85,991.23 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZZO, MICHAEL Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $85,990.71 Date 12/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAUL J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $85,990.35 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELTON, JUDITH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,990.26 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ATTOMA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,988.91 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINTANILLA, ROBBIN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $85,988.75 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MARIE G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $85,988.74 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, ROBERT M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,988.23 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, DIANE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $85,987.88 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIL, RUSSELL E, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $85,987.56 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKDALE, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,986.95 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, DANIEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $85,986.33 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROCKI, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,986.05 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, JAIME L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,985.51 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, DAVID M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,985.28 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, RICHARD B Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $85,984.91 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAROD Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,984.79 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,984.64 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $85,984.57 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPAOLO, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,984.17 Date 02/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOHANNA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $85,983.99 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DAVID J Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,983.57 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, ROBERT Employer name Sullivan County Amount $85,983.55 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, THOMAS G Employer name Franklin County Amount $85,982.94 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, SHAUN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $85,982.66 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWE, BRENDAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,982.48 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, ALFRED J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,982.46 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, THERESA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,982.13 Date 04/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ILEANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,982.00 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMHALL, SHAWN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $85,981.43 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System