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 ROBLIN, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $85,156.95 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMARTER, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $85,156.92 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $85,156.80 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFORD, TERRANCE P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $85,156.53 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, GLADYS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,156.29 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, IRMA N Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $85,155.77 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORP, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $85,155.32 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POYSER, MARCIA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $85,154.65 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, RUTH E Employer name Steuben County Amount $85,154.55 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMLER, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,153.95 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRADLEY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,153.84 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KENNETH O Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $85,153.80 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, LESTER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,153.77 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DAVID J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $85,153.64 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROY A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $85,153.25 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWDON, KEVIN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,152.96 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,152.72 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISTON, BETH D Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,152.60 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGAL, PAUL W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,152.26 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, IAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,152.07 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTELUM, EMILY D Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $85,151.87 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZA, CHRISTINA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,151.01 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRIDSESKIN, JEANETTE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,150.66 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTT, HAROLD A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,148.42 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, MARILYN Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,148.09 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORATH, BRIAN E Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $85,148.06 Date 10/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CARA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $85,147.98 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, JANETTE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,147.20 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHIELS, KIMBERLY Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $85,146.56 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, GARY W Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $85,145.50 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, PAUL S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,145.01 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, GINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $85,144.29 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, TROY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $85,144.20 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ROBERTO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,143.86 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBISSETTE, STERLING M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,143.50 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, PATRICK J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $85,143.40 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAZZA, GEORGINA V Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $85,142.93 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPFAHL, RICHARD A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $85,142.62 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKIEWICZ, KEVIN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,142.49 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHALAN, SUSAN L Employer name Orange County Amount $85,141.56 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, ROBERT M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $85,141.47 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,141.36 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHARLES I Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,141.16 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DAVID S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,140.48 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREYER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $85,140.21 Date 03/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, MATTHEW S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,140.00 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, CRAIG E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,139.45 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, ANTHONY R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,138.35 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, JEFFREY E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $85,137.95 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, PETER J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $85,137.79 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,137.56 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTER, JAMES D Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $85,137.49 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $85,137.41 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINETION, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $85,136.83 Date 07/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALECKI, CARL G Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $85,136.37 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ERIC Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $85,136.20 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, KENNETH L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $85,136.05 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUTTY, RICKY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $85,135.96 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON ROSK, SUSAN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $85,135.19 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBAUER, ANGELA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $85,135.07 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KWAN, AMANDA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $85,135.06 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Warren County Amount $85,134.80 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, PATRICK Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $85,134.73 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,134.72 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, LOUIS T Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $85,134.53 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIATORE, FRANK Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $85,134.51 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TJOMSTOL, BONNIE S Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $85,134.47 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTE, TARA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $85,134.31 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, LEWIS, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $85,134.26 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, DAWN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,134.20 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, HOWARD D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,133.70 Date 10/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, EDWARD V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,133.33 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, THOMAS J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,131.49 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $85,130.51 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONAN, WILLIAM C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,130.48 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, DEIRDRE M Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $85,130.10 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, MICHAEL O Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,129.55 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELLS, RANDALL A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $85,129.44 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUISTA, DOMINICK A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $85,129.25 Date 02/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, JUDITH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,129.00 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUEN, STEVEN Y Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,128.73 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARGARET M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $85,128.39 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, MAY-WHEI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $85,128.21 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOAKYE, ABENA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,128.19 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, IRENE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,127.10 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, DELROY R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $85,127.05 Date 03/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUVEL, CHARLES J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $85,126.92 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEZARON-AITKEN, HILDE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $85,126.74 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, ROBERT W Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $85,126.55 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFRANCO, THERESA A Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $85,126.53 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANQUER, JAMES F Employer name Oneida County Amount $85,126.37 Date 06/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKE, SAMUEL C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $85,126.17 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MICHAEL R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $85,126.00 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, AVALON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,125.90 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARKO, TAMMY N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,125.89 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, JAMES A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $85,125.65 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, ROBERT G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,125.35 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLE, JOHN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,124.76 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, GRETCHEN E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $85,124.66 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZKA, CRAIG D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $85,124.64 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System