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 DI CAIRANO, VINCENT, JR Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $84,866.76 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVIELLO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $84,866.46 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIOLETTE, JANET D Employer name Fire Island UFSD Amount $84,866.28 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORITO, RICHARD P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,865.82 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-CLAUDE, ODE C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $84,865.82 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CAROLINE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, MARY ANN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MICHAEL Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICKEL, GREGORY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABCZYK, JOAN Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, PAULINA J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVIN, AUDREY R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDING-RAMJOHN, ERICA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWDER, CYNTHIA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEVI, ELLEN M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLONE, KAREN L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALVIN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $84,865.82 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE-O'KEEFFE, MARIBELL M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,865.82 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATZMAN, CRAIG D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODICE, CHARLES T Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,865.82 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, MANUEL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DARREN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTY, CECILLE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARROBLACKWOOD, MIRIAM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, MINERVA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DENIS T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, BRYAN K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, ZULMA I Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONG, ANNA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,865.82 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONCINI, LISA A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JUDY ANN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSING, ASHLEY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MARIANNE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, HEADY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, VICTORIA T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SHEILA E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODZELEWSKI, VERONICA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 06/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARO, WARREN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISKAREV, SERGEY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIN, CATHERINE J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MELBA E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,865.82 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLECK, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,865.82 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, AMEELA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,865.82 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CECILE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,865.82 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUONDAMATTEO, LAUREN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,865.82 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CHERIE S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,865.82 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, MARGARITA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,865.82 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, MARTHA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,865.82 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, ANDREW R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,865.82 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSER, KATHRYN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,865.15 Date 11/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINFRIED, MARYBETH B Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $84,864.45 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLA, NANCY S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $84,864.13 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, PETER, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,864.01 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, SANDRA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,863.93 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, PETER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,863.75 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,863.66 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, CAROL Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $84,863.17 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITTENDEN, JANET H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $84,862.96 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRKLIEWSKIJ, NICKOLAUS Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $84,862.11 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, PATRICIA Y Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,861.61 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, DARRELL Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $84,861.37 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITWORTH, AMY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,861.10 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANDREW Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $84,860.36 Date 07/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERSCHENK, JOANNE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $84,859.95 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESENY, HAROLD R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $84,859.13 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, SEAN P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $84,859.07 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER-DONNARUMA, CASSANDRA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,859.06 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, IVAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,859.06 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LESLIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,859.06 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINA, JARA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,859.06 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, LAUREN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,859.06 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, KATHLEEN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,859.06 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, JOY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,859.06 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARDE, LUKE T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,859.06 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDOWITZ, SHARI R Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,858.57 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DENNIS M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,858.29 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, JUDITH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,858.28 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAINTHILL, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,857.98 Date 06/04/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MATTHEW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,857.74 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, RAYMOND Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,857.07 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, JEFFREY P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $84,856.93 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOULAFIA, ERIC S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,856.80 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHARON K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,856.63 Date 05/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, STEPHANIE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,856.37 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHORESKEY, ELLIOTT Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $84,855.18 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ANDREW C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,854.90 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $84,854.21 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CAIN, MILLICENT Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,853.09 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, PATRICIA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $84,852.48 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, ROSELLEN A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $84,852.24 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PHYLLIS R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,851.29 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MATTHEW C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,851.26 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ROBERT J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,851.26 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, JILL M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $84,850.04 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, ERIC J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,849.27 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBURG, JAMES E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $84,849.27 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWAN, CAROL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,849.25 Date 09/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System