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 GRAY, ERIN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,756.50 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANI, JOHN R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $85,756.03 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, ROBERT M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $85,755.59 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELEGHAN, JANINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,755.48 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, JOSEPH Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,754.98 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPP, JAMES G Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,754.89 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, CROSSLEY P Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $85,754.61 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA-HABERMAN, SHARON M Employer name Niagara County Amount $85,754.31 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ALICIA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,753.48 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENHORST, WERNER S Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $85,752.96 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIVENGO, TOBY Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,752.38 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINGA, JEFFREY T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $85,751.68 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, LANCELOT E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $85,750.92 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIE, BARBARA M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $85,750.82 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLIAM, RUBY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $85,749.98 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,749.91 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMATO, MICHELE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,749.82 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOKS, DEREK F Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $85,749.58 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESQUERA, BARBARA G Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $85,748.98 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, RANDY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,748.79 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $85,748.63 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMOWICZ, ROBERT M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $85,748.53 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSE, KIM A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,748.03 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONWUJEKWE, ELO N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,748.00 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, SIOBHAN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $85,747.98 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, CATHERINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,747.56 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, DANIELLE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $85,746.96 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, RALPH W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,746.79 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, RONALD J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $85,746.57 Date 03/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON-ADER, LAURIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,746.20 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Monticello Joint Fire District Amount $85,745.93 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,745.84 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, ROBERT A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,744.83 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, THOMAS N Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,744.43 Date 08/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RUSSELL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,744.40 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JOANNE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $85,743.51 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFRIANY, MARIE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, LORNA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, TAMARA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROXANN D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIYESIMI, ABIMBOLA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBES, CAMILLE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, VALCIE V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT-CHARLES, SHIRLENE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,743.06 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ASHLEY C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,742.87 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GINA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,742.75 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NELSON Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $85,742.72 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA TORRE, CHERRY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,742.19 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIER, ANGIE J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,741.66 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSA, FRANCINE J Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $85,741.64 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, RANDALL J Employer name City of Troy Amount $85,741.02 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDD, TERESA C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,740.98 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $85,740.90 Date 04/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARE, COREY J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $85,739.82 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, THOMAS E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,739.03 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEC, JOSEPH V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,738.23 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $85,737.35 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACHREINER, MARK S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,736.96 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGER, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,736.73 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, DAWN E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $85,736.71 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, MARY C Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $85,736.40 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,736.13 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, PETER P, II Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $85,735.96 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERMAN, JOSHUA S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,735.52 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGVYNENKO, VITALIY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,734.72 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFRON, TODD S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,734.50 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHARLES F Employer name Orange County Amount $85,733.78 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, TIMOTHY F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,733.53 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YAKUBU, RACHIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,733.30 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CHRISTINE G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,732.66 Date 08/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, KARL C Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,732.31 Date 07/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALTZ, AMOS C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,731.16 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, WAYNE I Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $85,731.06 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIOTTI, JOAN K Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $85,730.97 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARROLL, KIM Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $85,729.94 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRARY, MARK A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $85,729.55 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEROLDI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $85,728.95 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACERO, TAUNYA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,728.92 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CASTRO, THOMAS A, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $85,728.62 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ANITA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,728.48 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DORIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,727.52 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEANT, TAMEKA S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $85,725.94 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, LEONORA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $85,725.93 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, CARON Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $85,725.45 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNET, GARY M Employer name City of Troy Amount $85,724.97 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, FRANK S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,724.21 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, ELVIN A Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $85,724.11 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TERRI L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $85,724.09 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISLEY, KELLEY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,724.09 Date 11/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, JOHN H, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,723.52 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESEK, MARTIN J, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $85,723.39 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $85,723.30 Date 07/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, ROBIN R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $85,722.71 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, SHAUN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,722.20 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, DOMENICO Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,721.88 Date 04/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, KELLY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,721.67 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGEL, SETH A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $85,721.57 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURICH, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $85,720.99 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-MARC, WILLIA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $85,720.81 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, ANN E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $85,720.81 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System