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 SMITH, STACIA V Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $85,861.79 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELL, MARLENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,861.64 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICKE, ALISON Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $85,861.51 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENAUT, STEPHANIE Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $85,861.50 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, REGINALD Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,861.44 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JAMES E, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $85,861.27 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, MARK W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,860.85 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABECHE, ESTHER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,860.70 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, STUART A Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $85,860.15 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, TRACEY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,860.07 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATORE, SALVATORE Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,859.65 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, PAMELA J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $85,859.63 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOLYSE, RUKMANI Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $85,859.45 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETLEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $85,859.41 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANOVIC, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $85,859.06 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, JEREMY D Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $85,858.98 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LU, QUN Employer name Albany County Amount $85,858.96 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TONA, ANTHONY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,858.50 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHEL, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,858.21 Date 12/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JULIET S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,857.92 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,857.28 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, EUGENE P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $85,856.93 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JEREMY M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $85,856.12 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ROBERT L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $85,856.12 Date 06/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, PATRICIA A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $85,856.12 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHIA, LEONARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,854.40 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, RAYMOND W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,853.62 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVIKA, AMBILY P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,853.52 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGIOLA, JAMES P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $85,853.51 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,853.24 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JERALD A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,853.15 Date 06/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURICCHIO, KAREN J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $85,853.10 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,852.37 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,852.00 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NOVLYN SHERENA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,850.93 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESO, KENNETH M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,850.76 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUNN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $85,850.09 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DINA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $85,849.92 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, RAY A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,849.88 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELISLE, SCOTT D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $85,849.28 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, GAIL M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,849.16 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFIELD, JOSHUA T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $85,848.74 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $85,848.63 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRATIANNI, ANTHONY T Employer name City of Albany Amount $85,848.52 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SCOTT P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,848.48 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RICHARD R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $85,848.46 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KYLE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $85,848.34 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIM, KENNETH J Employer name Department of Law Amount $85,847.94 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUELL, DANIEL E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,847.34 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SEVASIA D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,847.20 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, TOM M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,847.17 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIDGELL, AMY T Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $85,846.92 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIONGSON, GREGORIO P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,846.83 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $85,845.28 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, DOUGLAS P Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $85,845.27 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEWART E Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $85,845.14 Date 09/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $85,844.53 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLI, LISA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,844.28 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFENSON, JEFFREY G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $85,844.03 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNOTT, XIOMARA D Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $85,842.91 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIMAN, ROBIN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $85,842.90 Date 06/25/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, NANCY A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $85,842.89 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, COLIN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,842.82 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELEC, SHAUN P Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $85,841.91 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JAMES F Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $85,841.78 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, MADELINE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $85,841.73 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPKEY, NANCY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,841.09 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTESE, NANCY D Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $85,840.74 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-COOLEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,840.65 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISHLANIE, HEATHER A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,840.64 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ANDREA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,839.02 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, MARC D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $85,838.90 Date 01/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEND, ANDREW W Employer name Department of Law Amount $85,838.58 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, KATHY F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,838.23 Date 08/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, JANEL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,838.11 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BARBARA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,837.44 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, BARBARA Z Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,837.38 Date 06/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKOR, STEPHEN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,837.13 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,836.16 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEVEN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,836.14 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, CARL M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $85,835.41 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, DANIEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,835.21 Date 07/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCH, ROBERTA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,835.10 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, JOHN E Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $85,835.05 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALEY, JAMES F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,834.57 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, VALERIE Employer name Education Department Amount $85,833.95 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEMCKE, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,833.47 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, KENNETH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,832.88 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JULIE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $85,831.48 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BRIAN T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $85,831.09 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKLEO, VICKI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,831.04 Date 06/26/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKWAGO, JUSTINE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $85,829.28 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,828.60 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAND, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $85,828.28 Date 08/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINKOWSKI, DANIEL D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,828.16 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELELLA, VINCENT W Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,828.08 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARK, MATHEW L Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $85,828.02 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONK, THOMAS J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,828.02 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICE, ROSS J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $85,827.39 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SYLVESTER L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,827.11 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System