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 CARNEY-KOUTOUAN, RINNAY C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $83,704.44 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,704.27 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KEVIN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $83,703.99 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNINO, LAUREEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $83,703.93 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYBURN, PAUL H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $83,703.52 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSLER, MARCI C Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $83,703.44 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIOS, ERICK E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,702.97 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSTEIN, KENNETH P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $83,702.97 Date 08/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, ALFRED J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $83,702.23 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBERT, ALLYSON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,702.22 Date 10/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAN J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $83,701.27 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, COLEMAN, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,700.40 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PEGGY Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,700.29 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSIAL, LEON A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,699.64 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMEN, KATHRYN A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $83,699.12 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMADUE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $83,699.12 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIONE, JOSEPH F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,698.57 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DAVID J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,697.75 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLERY, MEGAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,697.65 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETKE, DIANE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $83,697.50 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNIFF, CHARLES F, JR Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $83,697.47 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEREA R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,695.97 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CORRY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $83,694.96 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $83,694.80 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTYLAK, STEFAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,694.45 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, LISA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $83,694.23 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALENCKI, MATTHEW D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,694.12 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $83,693.71 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOCH, DANIEL J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $83,693.50 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRURY, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,693.22 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, SCOTT E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,693.18 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BICCUM, JAMES W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $83,693.10 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, DALILA G Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $83,692.87 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $83,692.73 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $83,691.99 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,691.65 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICH, ANDREA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $83,691.17 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDEON, GILBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,691.00 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAS, SEAN A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $83,690.71 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, CATHY L Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $83,690.21 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, HEATH H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $83,690.03 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOWSKI, JESSICA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,689.50 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CONSTANCE A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,689.27 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Newcomb CSD Amount $83,688.64 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JACQUELYN D Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $83,688.37 Date 08/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRELOW, MICHAEL E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $83,686.52 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, SUE Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $83,686.30 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLOTTI, ROBERT Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $83,685.67 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, ZACHARIE L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $83,685.56 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, ZAKEER A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $83,685.20 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, IAN C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $83,685.02 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, LORIE J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $83,684.30 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSPISIL, STEVEN H Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $83,683.90 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAREN, BARBARA E Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $83,683.68 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANCE, TRACEY J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $83,683.38 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,682.91 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $83,682.44 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOBARE, LAURIE A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $83,682.29 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLE, KRIS A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $83,681.20 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CONTAINA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,680.50 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEIS, DAVID R Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $83,680.38 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESIELSKI, JOHN R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $83,680.25 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIL, BRYAN P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $83,680.00 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENZWEIG, MARK E Employer name Albany County Amount $83,679.36 Date 02/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, GREGORY S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $83,679.19 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANES, SCOTT Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,679.09 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, ANTHONY W Employer name Putnam County Amount $83,678.26 Date 04/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, ANGELA D Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $83,677.66 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPLESSIS, ALIX E Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,677.62 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULSKI, ANNE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $83,677.38 Date 07/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTORS, ANDREW A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $83,676.90 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZ, BRIAN P Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $83,676.46 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DARBY, MICHAEL B Employer name Fulton County Amount $83,676.18 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURZIO, CARMINE E., JR Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $83,675.99 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNER, STEPHEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $83,675.80 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DENISE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,675.73 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANGENSTEIN, THOMAS A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $83,675.36 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ALEX L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $83,675.28 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $83,675.28 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MATTHEW F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $83,675.28 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONIS, MARK C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $83,675.28 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, MICHAEL J Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $83,675.09 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, WILLIAM H Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,674.80 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $83,674.59 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, PHILIPP M Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $83,674.56 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, LUTHER C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,674.30 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTKA, ERIC C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $83,674.21 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARA, LEANNE N Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $83,674.13 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUJAN, CARMELA U Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $83,673.87 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CHAD J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $83,673.31 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MELISSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $83,672.06 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGEUX, KATHERINE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,671.97 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $83,671.96 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, DIANE R Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $83,670.83 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESTON, NANCY Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $83,670.72 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDIE, KATHLEEN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,670.61 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, ROBERT A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $83,670.38 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SHANNON J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,670.04 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALA, LUCIA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $83,669.30 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DEBRA SUSAN Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $83,669.08 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System