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 GURIN, MONICA E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,990.49 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, NICOLE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,990.49 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, ALBERTA E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $84,990.49 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEBOLD, JOHN P Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $84,990.37 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Malone Amount $84,989.90 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALTON, DEVINA C Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $84,989.86 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTON, KEVIN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $84,989.48 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANI G Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,989.48 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABI MENSAH, HAROLD Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,989.04 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZELL, JOHN L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $84,987.82 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIGLE, JEFFREY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,987.63 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ERROL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,986.98 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAZONA, CARLOS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $84,986.92 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, GARY V Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,986.71 Date 06/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNERLY, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $84,986.40 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADABO, CAROL K Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,986.38 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KENNETH L Employer name City of Albany Amount $84,985.98 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVILON, IMARTHE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,985.42 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBBLE, ANEESHA S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,985.17 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAK, THOMAS G Employer name City of Auburn Amount $84,985.10 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, RICHARD J Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $84,984.80 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, SHELLI L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $84,984.74 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBASEY, SALLAH U Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,984.49 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACFARLANE, LORI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,984.21 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, ALICE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,984.10 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINEAU, RAYMOND Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,984.10 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CANDACE N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $84,983.74 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, JAMES J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $84,983.67 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, GARY B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $84,983.05 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, LYNNE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $84,982.95 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREST, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $84,982.44 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, VIVIAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,982.40 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, ALEX Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,982.07 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGERT, MARK E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $84,982.00 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIARACINA, JOSEPH Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $84,981.90 Date 10/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLUM-CYRUS, JUANITA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,981.84 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JO ANNE F Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $84,981.74 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHELAN, PATRICK E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,981.26 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DARWIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,980.82 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, JACOB P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,980.76 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIECO, DAYNA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,980.54 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, REGINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,980.54 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES-DEVEY, ALISON A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,980.54 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PERDIETHA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,980.54 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, CATHERINE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,980.54 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEND, LISA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,980.54 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNER, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,980.11 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, SHERRY Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $84,979.84 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JASON J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $84,979.44 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, DARNEL Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $84,978.58 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, NICHOLAS R, IV Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $84,978.35 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGOSTINI, LORI V Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $84,977.94 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSE, DONALD Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $84,977.19 Date 05/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHBALD, CHERYL D Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,976.25 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADOLECCHIA, DOMINICK Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,975.91 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOTARFRANCESCO, ALEXANDER W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,975.86 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, JOSEPH P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,975.49 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, RODNEY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $84,975.25 Date 03/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, TARA A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $84,975.20 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, VIRGINIA J Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $84,975.14 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCEK, STEPHEN A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,975.00 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $84,974.73 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, MICHELLE S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $84,974.61 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, KIN-FUNG Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $84,974.61 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADDING, JACK L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $84,974.42 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, ELISE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $84,973.23 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOYCE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,973.21 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MARK B Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,973.18 Date 08/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANOFSKY, JACOB DANIEL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROTASS, LEON M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, DAVID I Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUKLA, DINESH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMAFRANCA, DANIEL L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSUF, A T M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOT-RAMA, LEOVINA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 10/27/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, FRANCISCO X Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $84,973.13 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTROWITZ, JOSHUA T Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $84,973.13 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHAM, MICHAEL P Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $84,973.13 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBUCKLE, MELISSA R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIYANNIDES, DEBORAH A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNEBAUM, MICHAEL F Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTENBAUM, CLARICE J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 01/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, JOHN C Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, LASZLO A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMACK, MARSHALL P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 12/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIER, FRANKLIN R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,973.13 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, REENA J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $84,973.13 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, CHAN-SOO Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $84,973.13 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBUCKLE, MELISSA R Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $84,973.13 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CONTE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,973.05 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, THOMAS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,973.00 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKHOURI-MC LEAN, MORGAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,972.61 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, SHARIE A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $84,972.26 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, PATRICK D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,972.24 Date 03/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEDLECKI, RONALD Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,971.89 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROBERT Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,971.25 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCO, THOMAS F Employer name Ulster County Amount $84,971.20 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KRISTIN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $84,971.07 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, JOSE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,970.90 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKAHASHI, ROSS Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $84,970.79 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System