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 KOLLAR, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $84,902.75 Date 11/18/1960 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANE E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $84,902.53 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, LEROY G, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,901.77 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KELLY-ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,901.61 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,901.55 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MERLIN A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $84,900.96 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, ELLEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,900.80 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUDITH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,900.75 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMLEY, KIM M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $84,900.12 Date 06/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, CARRIE JEANNE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $84,899.77 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SANTA, ROSEMARY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,899.67 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERAS, FRANCISCO Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $84,899.64 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORRANI, DANIEL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,899.61 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, DEBORAH J Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $84,899.61 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, JANELL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,899.42 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JILLIAN S.W. Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,899.26 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELIZABETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,899.10 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANDREA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,898.95 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, KYREESE L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $84,898.72 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUA-BERTRAND, DOREEN J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $84,898.72 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCELET, HILDA E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $84,898.69 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ALFRED I Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $84,898.62 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSCH, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $84,898.10 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEIM, TROY T Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $84,897.89 Date 11/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARTHA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,897.08 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, NEIL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,897.00 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAIDUM, AKEEM A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,895.24 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAWICKI, KELLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,895.10 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, GEORGE D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,894.57 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,894.46 Date 01/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITE, ANDREA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,894.45 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLU, ALPHONSO K Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,894.16 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIFTARI, ERVIS Employer name City of Albany Amount $84,894.14 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMAY, GARY L Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $84,892.77 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIGEMMA, GREGORY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,892.39 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TRACY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,891.83 Date 07/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ZUBAIDAH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,891.64 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCAMESE, NANCY M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $84,890.50 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, DIANE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,890.30 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGRASS, MICHAEL P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $84,889.94 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, ALYSON F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,889.81 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKLEY, JAMES A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $84,888.92 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABIR, HUMAYUN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $84,887.40 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREYRA, HOMERO A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $84,886.22 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ANTHONY E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,886.15 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSILLO, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,885.96 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICANI, LOUIS A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,885.79 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, RAFAEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,885.79 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACURA, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,885.64 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVO, JOHN P, JR Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $84,885.36 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, STEVEN W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,885.07 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, MONIQUE N Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $84,884.22 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGON, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $84,883.93 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, PETER Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $84,883.35 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JOSE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,882.34 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASAMOAH, EVA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,882.26 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $84,882.06 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTO, NICOLE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,882.03 Date 04/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JUAN Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $84,881.89 Date 12/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHAC, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $84,881.87 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISANO, RENEE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,881.73 Date 03/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGALORE, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,881.65 Date 10/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRO, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $84,881.40 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, JAMES J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $84,880.86 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MICHAEL S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,880.53 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TINA F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,880.38 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VELITA V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $84,878.53 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORER, JOEL R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,877.73 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDA, RENE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,877.27 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUEIRA, VICTOR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $84,877.19 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, KENNETH M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $84,877.14 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENCH, DONOVAN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $84,877.12 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DWIGHT D Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $84,876.86 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DUSTIN L, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,876.29 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARESCA, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $84,875.70 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULINSKI, ALAN B Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $84,875.37 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILOR, CHARLES B Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $84,874.61 Date 03/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVER, KENDRA N Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $84,874.32 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, EDITH L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,874.27 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, VALERIE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,874.21 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,872.31 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, DOUGLAS C Employer name Erwin Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $84,872.24 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONESSA, VICTOR A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,872.08 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, MONIQUE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,871.93 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICK J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,871.66 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULSKI, DEBORA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,871.50 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAZURLO, MICHAEL V Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $84,871.45 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERL, DALE Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $84,871.36 Date 05/04/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, WARREN E Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $84,871.36 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGERT, MARGARET C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,870.81 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETTO, JOSEPH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,870.60 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOCCO, MARK A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $84,869.31 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADLON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $84,869.29 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHON, JAMES K Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,868.85 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, FREDERICK J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,868.33 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPERT, CLARENCE K, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,868.23 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, TED A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $84,868.21 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LINDA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $84,868.11 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, LEE T Employer name Town of Chester Amount $84,867.72 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, TIMOTHY Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $84,867.14 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System