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 WHALEN, MICHAEL M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $84,609.53 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARPOU, EDWARD H Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $84,609.52 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EUGENE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,609.17 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORUSZEWSKI, KATHRYN A Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $84,608.41 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, JENNIFER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,608.36 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLERI, MARYANN P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,607.50 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, ARTHUR S Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $84,607.50 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, MARLENE P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,607.36 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, JENNIFER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,607.10 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DANIEL S Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $84,606.71 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALT, ROBERT A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $84,605.85 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, MARIAMMA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $84,604.85 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DARRYL LEE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $84,604.80 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, VALERIE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,604.47 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTRIERE, PASQUALE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,604.03 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, BARAAKA J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,603.73 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC INTYRE, MARY-BETH Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,603.69 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENBERG, ROBERT H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,603.32 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,603.03 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDURANO, BRANDON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,603.02 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKERT, EDWARD J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,602.74 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PATRICIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,602.32 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDO, MARCELLO Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,602.15 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, WAYNE C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $84,602.00 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALTIERI, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,601.73 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULOTTA, STEVE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,601.27 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JEANNINE C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,600.75 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDER, JAHANGIR H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $84,600.10 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUARBE-CASIANO, LORI L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,599.82 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT-LEDWIN, PAGE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,599.65 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOWSKY, EDWARD C Employer name Broome County Amount $84,599.59 Date 06/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KENNETH D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $84,599.14 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUIDO, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,598.39 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KUNE, JOHN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $84,597.47 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINNEY, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,597.22 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIWOT, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,597.03 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ-LACAY, JOSE ARTURO Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,596.75 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGUE, JOHN M. Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $84,596.44 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BRIAN T Employer name Medina CSD Amount $84,594.82 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NAKETA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $84,594.67 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLER, GENE L, JR Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $84,594.06 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, JOSEPH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,593.69 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADBERRY, KEVIN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $84,591.99 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, LAURA Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,591.78 Date 05/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIWAKOTI, SABITRA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,591.69 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEDKEN, TAMMY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $84,591.46 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASEY, THOMAS CHARLES Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,590.75 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,590.72 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRY, DANIELLE H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,590.57 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IERARDI, MICHAEL L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,590.50 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITT, JANIS A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $84,590.18 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, FERNANDO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,590.04 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,589.61 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, BRIAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $84,589.39 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KIMPO Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $84,589.19 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO RUSSO, STEPHEN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,588.95 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLERUD, KEVIN D N Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $84,588.68 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKEN, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Southold Amount $84,588.47 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEAL, ROGER H Employer name Oneida County Amount $84,587.70 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, IRENE JUNGNAM Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $84,586.98 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, GRACE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,586.88 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEL, KARL P Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $84,586.73 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINNIEY, VERLAINE D Employer name Erie County Amount $84,586.70 Date 04/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $84,585.95 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, SCOTT C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $84,585.63 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, KARLA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $84,584.29 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACH, BRIAN F Employer name Broome County Amount $84,583.77 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, GARY W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $84,583.60 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,583.36 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, JOAN M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $84,582.83 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, LUCIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $84,582.58 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRY, CHRISTINA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,582.06 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSWAY, JOHN L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $84,581.80 Date 09/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,581.62 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, PETER J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,580.51 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKRELI, TOM Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $84,580.36 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZIO, ARNOLD H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,579.30 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, SHARON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,577.85 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDENBENDER, GERARD J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARY T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPODANNO, THOMAS D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MARGARET E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, REGINA Y Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESCH, DOLORES A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVID, SCOTT J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, KERRY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, THOMAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, RUSSELL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANI, FLORENCE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, PATRICIA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, JASPER M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, EAMON J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUCKLES, DIANA L Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, PATRICK J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DIETRICH Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, STEPHEN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $84,577.48 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, PAULETTE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MICHELE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, EDWARD J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, ALBERTO Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System