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 INGLEE, BRUCE W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $85,124.26 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, BRIAN Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $85,123.19 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMESON JORDAN, KAROLINA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $85,123.08 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER-LITTLE, DOROTHY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $85,122.29 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINEAR, SUSAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,121.50 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, STEPHEN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $85,121.38 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $85,121.36 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOA, SAMUEL O Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $85,121.25 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALY, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,120.67 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGLIANO, LOUIS J JR. Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $85,120.29 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIERLEIN, WILLIAM T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $85,119.95 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PAMELA F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $85,119.86 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, TODD W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $85,116.96 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $85,116.62 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGUANTA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,115.21 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOUX, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ulster County Amount $85,114.94 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENREE, JACOB J Employer name City of Utica Amount $85,114.85 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, GUS B Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $85,114.39 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNOE, BERTRAM A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,114.33 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKOSEWICH, CHARLES A Employer name City of Utica Amount $85,112.89 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIANGULA, KRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,112.50 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNICK, STANLEY P, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,111.85 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPALBO, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,110.99 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JOANNA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,110.99 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $85,110.98 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGEL, JASON R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,110.87 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JOHN P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $85,110.73 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, MICHAEL H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $85,110.55 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, DOUGLAS E Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $85,110.10 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANENKO, MARY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,109.89 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, CYNTHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,109.43 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JEFFREY T, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $85,108.98 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, ANDREW A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,108.95 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VORST, MARK E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $85,108.74 Date 04/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLOP, JOAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,108.69 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, DENISE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,108.60 Date 12/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,108.33 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, GEOVANNI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,107.88 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, ERIC E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $85,107.53 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $85,107.44 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, JUNE ELLEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,107.37 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ-CASTILLO, JOSE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,106.94 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DANIEL S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $85,106.76 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMSON, ALICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,106.52 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAFFORD, CAROL ANN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,105.53 Date 11/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JEANNE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,105.20 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, ELIZABETH F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $85,105.05 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, ERICA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,105.03 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, JOHN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $85,104.71 Date 10/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, BRUCE M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $85,104.20 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $85,104.08 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, GARETH S Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,103.64 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JOEY B Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,103.50 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, WILLIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,103.41 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JOHN H Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $85,103.37 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTLER, SUSAN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,103.34 Date 03/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, ANN MARIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $85,103.33 Date 01/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCABES, KELLY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,103.07 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINHARDT, DEREK L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $85,102.93 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE CAR, JEFFREY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $85,102.85 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLINSKI, PAUL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,102.28 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANSAL, SHALINI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,101.90 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LORRAINE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $85,101.23 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIS, VINCENT Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $85,100.85 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, CINDY Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,100.36 Date 05/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDZIK, STEVEN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,100.04 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNOLO, DOMINICK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $85,099.83 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJOHR, RANDAL P Employer name Camden CSD Amount $85,098.80 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DOREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,098.77 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, SAMANTHA L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $85,098.37 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALOYE, OZU Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,098.00 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, MATTHEW C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $85,097.85 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL-SAWAF, ASHRAF I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,097.45 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, PHILIP O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,097.31 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, DOUGLAS E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,097.17 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, FREDERICK D Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,097.00 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIA, NICHOLAS E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,096.80 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODUME, STAN O Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,096.42 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, PATRICIA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,095.91 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, PAUL J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $85,095.43 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDER, DALE M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $85,095.23 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANIGA, ANDREW J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $85,094.74 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLMAN, SCOTT C Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $85,094.46 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALLO, PAUL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,094.36 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKA, EWA M Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $85,094.29 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILLIPO, ROXANE M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $85,093.83 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARD, JASON W Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $85,093.72 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, PAUL KAI WAI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,093.40 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUREY, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,092.73 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOKARIS, GEORGE Employer name City of Albany Amount $85,092.67 Date 07/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CASSANDRA D Employer name Orange County Amount $85,092.31 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HEA, THOMAS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $85,092.06 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, CRAIG M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,091.64 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, WINSTON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,091.51 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVRAM, GILDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,091.13 Date 06/09/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMCHAK, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $85,091.03 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLIMKOWSKI, KATHLEEN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $85,090.58 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, AMOS, JR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $85,090.53 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTITUS, KAREN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,090.51 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARGE, DONALD G Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $85,089.95 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System