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 DAVID, JASON Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $84,848.14 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,847.64 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ERIC B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $84,847.45 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACAL, ANNABELLE RACELIS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,846.84 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHERYL L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,846.23 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDATTEL, MARY JANE G Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,846.08 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHARLES T Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $84,845.76 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $84,845.17 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, DONALD R, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $84,845.13 Date 06/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, PEDRO V Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $84,843.84 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARYBETH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,843.46 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIC, SHAWN M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $84,843.18 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $84,843.15 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, AMY H, MRS Employer name Orange County Amount $84,842.83 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, SHEERA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,842.66 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIZER, BERNARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,842.65 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $84,842.21 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MAEBELL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $84,841.31 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, DAMARIS O Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,840.65 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATELLO, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,839.46 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WINIFRED S Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $84,839.08 Date 09/04/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, RICHARD W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $84,838.75 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, SPENSER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,838.21 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIAVETTA, JOAN C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $84,837.74 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,836.97 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLICELLI, PAUL F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,836.05 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKIEWICZ, TOMASZ Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,835.14 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATON, MICHELLE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,834.97 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGAW, JEREMY Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $84,834.39 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAGEORGE, BASIL A Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $84,833.95 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGINS, JASON T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,833.18 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRIGNI, JOSEPH S Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $84,833.00 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABOR, ZSOFIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,832.62 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHR, JOHN S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $84,832.11 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLMIER, ALESSANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,832.09 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVENTURA, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,832.06 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, ANNA R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,831.75 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUD, LAURA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,831.55 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, WILLIAM C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOE Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, STANLEY J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANZMAN, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, ANTOINETTE M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, TODD Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.41 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKANS, PATRICIA S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.36 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIVOGL, CRAIG M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $84,831.36 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGNESI, JAMES F Employer name Erie County Amount $84,831.20 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLE, ALYSON J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $84,831.14 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONAGH, RONALD W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $84,829.94 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLYMONT, STEVE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,829.40 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOER, DIANE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $84,828.87 Date 04/24/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, TERRY J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $84,828.44 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,827.52 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, SUSAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,827.52 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA PARMA, TRACI M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,827.42 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBRICK, MIKEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,827.28 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, CHRISTY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,826.71 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, PATRICIA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $84,826.19 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPFER, THOMAS K Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,826.00 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, PAMELA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $84,825.92 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORSLAND, GAYLE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,825.83 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,823.83 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DONALD K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $84,822.94 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MELISSA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,822.50 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, LEO V Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,822.36 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, VIVIENNE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,821.84 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, ALBERT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,821.36 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDUINO, PHYLLIS J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $84,821.35 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDLE, THOMAS A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $84,820.73 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNTADO, MARY CLAIRE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $84,820.58 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $84,820.00 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, MARIA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $84,819.65 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, CHARLES A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $84,819.21 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,818.84 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAMELA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,818.21 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAYETTE, SCOTT E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,817.95 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, MATTHEW D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,817.50 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $84,817.20 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, COSIMO R Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $84,816.99 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, DAWN M Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $84,816.67 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDELL-LADEAUX, TRACIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,816.42 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROGER D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $84,815.58 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JOSEPH F, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,815.40 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYGAR, BRADLEY K Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $84,814.79 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZI, MADELINE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $84,813.82 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $84,813.80 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VECCHIONE, PHILIP J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $84,813.61 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLA, MARIA JULIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,812.50 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $84,812.44 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLTON, BRENDA C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $84,811.95 Date 12/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEGER, WILLIAM A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $84,811.91 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLER, BONNIE L H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,811.69 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, SILVERIO Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $84,811.49 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $84,811.39 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBO, DAVID P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,810.75 Date 11/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RALPH W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $84,810.44 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGERT, DANIEL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,808.83 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,808.41 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $84,808.30 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System