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 GORISH, WAVERLY A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $84,100.25 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, REGINA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,100.13 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERDUTI, DANIEL C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $84,099.16 Date 08/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSAINT, JEFFREY W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $84,098.67 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHAROPOULOS, IDA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $84,097.66 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHANNON A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,097.35 Date 11/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBERG, PETER Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $84,097.31 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLTAK, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,097.24 Date 06/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WILLIAM E Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,097.03 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHARON J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,096.88 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,096.75 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVILLE, DENNIS Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $84,095.22 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHANNON L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,094.64 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, HILARIO J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $84,093.09 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HEATHER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,093.05 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, TRACY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,092.84 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, BRIAN C Employer name City of Albany Amount $84,092.71 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, SEAN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,091.89 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONELLO, JOSEPH J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $84,091.05 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBORAH Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $84,090.53 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, CHARLES O Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $84,090.00 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MARGARET G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,089.82 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILIMOVA, YELENA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,089.59 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERN, FREDERICK Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $84,089.19 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NYAHUMA, DAMANI H Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,089.17 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, LEONARD J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $84,089.07 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHMANSKI, WALTER Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,088.50 Date 05/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, GWEN H Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $84,088.50 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, ANNA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,088.47 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOFFOLI, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,088.00 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHAAR, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,088.00 Date 03/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DANIEL A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $84,087.56 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SCOTT C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $84,087.14 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCINO, CARA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,086.47 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTAMURO, JEREMY W Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $84,086.33 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $84,085.37 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MILLARD S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $84,084.98 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCI, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $84,084.13 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, VERA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,083.43 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLICH, PAUL J, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,083.23 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKL, ELISABETH E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $84,082.16 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, AUSTIN N Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $84,082.10 Date 08/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRERO, JENNY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,081.38 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMES, PAUL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,080.70 Date 01/18/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNICK, WILLIAM M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $84,080.69 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, BRIAN M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $84,080.50 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANEHL, DEBRA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $84,080.12 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, ERIC P Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $84,080.01 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, ELLEN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,079.74 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFARANO, STEPHEN D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,079.63 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, DESMOND D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,079.34 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILDAR, MOHINIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,079.33 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, DOUGLAS E Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $84,078.83 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $84,078.15 Date 01/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ALISON S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $84,078.14 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, TROY M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,077.96 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, PIETRO G Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $84,077.44 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ZAIRA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,076.43 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,076.32 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHNE, GABRIELLA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,075.96 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, KEVIN K Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $84,075.50 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOELTING, RUSSELL W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,074.09 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIOGUE, ARMIONE GRACE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $84,073.86 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, SHERLIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,073.75 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANI, APRIL AMBER Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $84,073.71 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYA, ALONZO F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,073.60 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,073.26 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALB, DEBORAH Employer name Levittown Fire District Amount $84,072.91 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABOL, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $84,072.07 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULAHAN, NANCY J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $84,072.00 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, MARIE A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $84,071.91 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTELLI, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,071.88 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SCOTT K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,071.67 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, PHILIP P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,071.29 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZIO, SANTO J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $84,071.20 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIR, TANIA T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,070.74 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, THOMAS J Employer name Clinton County Amount $84,070.39 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYLONIS, DAWN Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $84,070.12 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGAM, ARVIND K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $84,070.09 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTAKIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $84,070.09 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINO, ROSE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $84,070.00 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, DAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,069.58 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSH, ELISE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,069.56 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, NICHOLAS R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $84,067.58 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAL, PATRICIA M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $84,066.90 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, MARK A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $84,066.57 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPP, GEORGE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,066.45 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LAURI A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $84,066.18 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, LINDA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $84,065.72 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, KEITH A, SR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,065.18 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CATANYA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,065.03 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TYRONE Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,065.01 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, PAMELA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREW, TIMOTHY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKELMEYER, MARILYN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 02/17/1958 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERSEN, PAUL H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 04/05/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 04/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JULIO R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTKOWICZ, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,064.70 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System