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 SMITH, JOHN K Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,510.52 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, DOUGLAS E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,509.49 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIMARI, VINCENT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, ANNETTE Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASADO, JANELL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNJAWSKI, JOSELYN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFONE, SHARON A Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, EDNA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, JAIME L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-SPANO, DEIDRA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENS, SANDRA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,509.46 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ANN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,508.69 Date 08/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDROVSKAYA, GELENA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,508.32 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DANIEL J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,508.32 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JESSICA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,508.32 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TODD R Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,507.98 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSKEL, MARIA R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,505.97 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDIHY, DEBRA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,505.71 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, BETTY M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,505.00 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAISS, JANE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $84,504.96 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICKL, WILLIAM G Employer name Genesee County Amount $84,504.89 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, IDA B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $84,504.64 Date 07/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, DAVID D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $84,504.23 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGIANNI, GEORGETTE M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,503.74 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONICA, SALVATORE Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $84,503.52 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKLIN, BRUCE A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,503.47 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, KAREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,503.23 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JAMES P Employer name City of Batavia Amount $84,503.21 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,503.11 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, DANA J Employer name Orange County Amount $84,502.76 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLTENBORG, LOUIS B Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $84,502.42 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $84,502.36 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBITAILLE, ALLISON L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,501.99 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROTTI, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,501.89 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,501.84 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, GARY D Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $84,501.73 Date 01/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBANEZ, ARIEL A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $84,501.68 Date 11/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STEVEN R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $84,501.47 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $84,501.32 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVY, PATRICIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,500.34 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, HEEKYUNG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,500.00 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SCOTT Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $84,499.80 Date 11/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGAMASBAD, ALFRED G Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $84,499.76 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIJIOKA, SHIHOKO Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $84,499.76 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $84,499.58 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, STEPHANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,499.35 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESCA, ALEXANDRA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,499.07 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLI, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,497.95 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADISH, TODD D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,497.40 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $84,496.14 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORDACZ, COREY S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,496.02 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, REBECCA Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $84,495.84 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROT, MALEKA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,495.53 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, FRANCIS G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,495.37 Date 12/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, MARGIE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,495.35 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MONA M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $84,494.62 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BARBARA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $84,493.04 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, PAUL D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $84,492.95 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, JOSE A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $84,492.55 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISENER, NANCY L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,492.20 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARINELLO, JOHN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,492.20 Date 03/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $84,492.01 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ANDREW J Employer name City of Troy Amount $84,491.94 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCOYNE, DENNIS Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,490.47 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CHLOEY P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $84,490.35 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSZYNSKI, MARTIN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,490.07 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, JOHN C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $84,490.00 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, JOSEPH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,489.86 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANER, TODD A Employer name Orange County Amount $84,489.34 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDALA, ANITA M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $84,488.54 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $84,488.27 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACANFORA, RYAN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $84,487.76 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, KIMBERLY Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,487.75 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, ALFRED M Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,487.48 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELAK, STEVEN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,487.43 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ANGELO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,485.95 Date 04/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, TODD A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $84,485.11 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, RUSSELL F Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $84,484.76 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS R Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $84,484.56 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPRESSO, RICHARD Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,483.73 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLES, CRYSTAL L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $84,483.66 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETGRAVE, KATHLEEN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,483.42 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRYAN P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $84,483.34 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, PETER A, JR Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $84,482.70 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, SHARON D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $84,482.65 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHAWN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,482.62 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUCK, SHAWN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,482.37 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, ELLEN G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $84,481.98 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ALEJANDRA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,480.52 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, FERN J Employer name Delaware County Amount $84,480.00 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KELLY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,479.45 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PABON, PEDRO Employer name Department of Law Amount $84,479.34 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRENDA J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,479.16 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, ROBERT D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $84,478.81 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, NANCI M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,478.63 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, WILLIAM L Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,477.92 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JOMEL E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $84,477.40 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, FELIX P, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,477.39 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALT, CHARLIE A Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $84,477.37 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SANDRA R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,477.22 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System