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 WOOMER, JAMES J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $83,969.16 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, TERESA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $83,968.76 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFERIEDGE, DANA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,968.14 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SCOTT S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,968.05 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, GAYATHRI Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $83,967.77 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $83,967.60 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWOOD, KEVIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $83,967.45 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPP, DANIEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,967.31 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, TORREY K D Employer name Cornell University Amount $83,967.20 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $83,966.40 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, AMOS R, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,966.17 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, TAMMY LYNN Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $83,966.00 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEZEY, COREY C Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $83,965.90 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, DONNA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $83,964.88 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, MELISSA V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,964.71 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $83,964.28 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NICHOLAS S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $83,964.02 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, RAYMOND J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,963.89 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, CARL E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $83,963.82 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, ROBERT C Employer name Orange County Amount $83,963.66 Date 05/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, MARIA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $83,963.01 Date 03/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLEZ, MALUISA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $83,961.74 Date 09/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDVEDEV, ALEKSANDR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $83,961.67 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, LORI ANN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,960.15 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, PETER J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,958.95 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLNER, JOHN J Employer name Education Department Amount $83,958.68 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, MARILYN S Employer name Education Department Amount $83,958.68 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA-FARLEIGH, PATTI Employer name Education Department Amount $83,958.68 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMLIN, PETER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,957.94 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHI, PATRICIA H Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $83,956.83 Date 12/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENKOPF, ALYCE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $83,956.60 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Troy Amount $83,955.69 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCE, DONALD E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $83,955.40 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, LINDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $83,954.88 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICKI, LYNN K Employer name Erie County Amount $83,954.71 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLE, DEBORAH Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $83,954.24 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOREST, RICHARD J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $83,953.62 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAMPOLI, ANTHONY P Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $83,953.62 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, JIJU Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $83,953.30 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULBERTSON, TERRY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,952.18 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, DENISE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,951.66 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TUYLE, CHERYL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,951.43 Date 06/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTINO, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,951.01 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRUNO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,950.78 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANCHELLI, ELIZABETH Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,950.68 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ATHANASIUS A, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $83,950.26 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFIO, MAY HANNAH A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,949.98 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,949.73 Date 05/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD-HARVEY, TAMMY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $83,949.55 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, CHARLES W Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,949.24 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, BENJAMIN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,948.62 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADSITT, NICOLE Z Employer name Cayuga County Amount $83,948.58 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHENLAUB, DOUGLAS S Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $83,948.41 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, PAMELA J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $83,948.38 Date 03/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZE, EDWARD J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $83,948.19 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, PETER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,947.90 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JOSEPH H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,947.46 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLECKNER, JOEL A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $83,947.17 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, LISA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,946.80 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, RAY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $83,945.57 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $83,945.46 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAPELLO, KIM M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $83,944.46 Date 04/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, ANTONIO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,943.96 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAR, A ERIC Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,943.16 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KEVIN B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $83,942.73 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRICKSEN-GEORGHIOU, HEATHER Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $83,942.57 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIM, HAE SUN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,942.43 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, KYLE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,942.36 Date 08/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, PAUL Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $83,941.83 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBA, THOMAS J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,941.50 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $83,941.10 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AYERS, QUINNIKA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,940.92 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, SCOTT T Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,940.80 Date 10/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNVILLE, SANDRA B Employer name Education Department Amount $83,940.48 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Massena Amount $83,940.19 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEITRICH, VIVIAN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $83,939.69 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, KEVIN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $83,939.47 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREINI, DOREEN A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $83,939.23 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANULEVICH, OLGA A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $83,938.47 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSABIANCA, SALVATORE P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $83,938.43 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBNER, PETRINA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,938.28 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGNA, PAUL Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $83,937.50 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHRAMOVA, OLGA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $83,937.43 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLAN, SEAMUS C Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $83,937.12 Date 07/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARNUM, KELLY ANN T Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $83,937.11 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOLENSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,936.58 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYOE, TERESA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,936.58 Date 04/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEA, SHEILA J Employer name Education Department Amount $83,936.58 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, EDWARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,936.58 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, AMY B Employer name Erie County Amount $83,936.41 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, GIACOMA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $83,936.34 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, DEBORAH-ANN R Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $83,935.12 Date 10/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, MICHAEL W Employer name Erie County Amount $83,935.09 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, MARIE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,934.92 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EVELYN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,934.78 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBOLLERO, NANCY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,934.48 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANFARDINO, JOAN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,933.34 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCHER, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Oneida Amount $83,933.24 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, IDA A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $83,932.98 Date 12/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINI, CURRAN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,932.40 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System