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 PATEL, SANGITA P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $83,668.96 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, SCOTT L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $83,668.76 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSANELLI, COLLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,668.70 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $83,668.34 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKES, CRAYG M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,668.28 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKER, GEORGE D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $83,666.44 Date 01/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSHON, JUSTIN B Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,665.97 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $83,665.77 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITTEL, ELAYNE J Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $83,665.26 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBROUCK, BRIAN S Employer name City of Kingston Amount $83,665.13 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, MARIA B Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $83,665.09 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, LINVAL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,663.93 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RALPH P, III Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $83,663.64 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEODATO-RIOS, MILDRED Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,663.09 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, DONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $83,662.97 Date 07/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENS, VICTORIA R Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $83,662.71 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, JUSTIN T Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $83,662.51 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEMIOLO, STANLEY A, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $83,662.13 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBELO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $83,662.04 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $83,661.54 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, RICHARD E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,661.39 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, BRIAN J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $83,661.17 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYMONOWICZ, ROBERT J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $83,661.16 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, AMANDA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,659.88 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, BEVERLY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,659.67 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTILL, DANIEL J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $83,659.39 Date 04/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, JOHN F, IV Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $83,659.32 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENCZY, PHILIP J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $83,659.30 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGGS, KAMI T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,659.19 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADA, CESTMIR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $83,659.13 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, LORI M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,659.01 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARENO, EDUARDO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $83,658.97 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HNELOSUB, FRED P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $83,658.79 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SUSAN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $83,657.60 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, ELLEN K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $83,657.34 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, LEONARD P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $83,656.20 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAL, PAUL J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $83,655.57 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELACE, SHAWNEE A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $83,655.44 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CLARISSA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $83,654.98 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTES, CLAYTON A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,654.53 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE-CRUZ, EUNICE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $83,654.47 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, MILAGROS Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,653.72 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, SUSAN A Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $83,653.71 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAMELA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $83,653.67 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, LINDA L Employer name Essex County Amount $83,653.18 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZADON, ARLENE GAIL Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $83,653.06 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERCU, CASEY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,652.77 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,652.56 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHOLK, AMY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,651.72 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKTON, ANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,651.35 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, FLORINDA A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $83,650.95 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ALMA L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,650.81 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, DOUGLAS E Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,650.24 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RACHEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,650.00 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, ANNE M Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $83,649.96 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, PETER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,649.30 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRTI, BURT M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,648.56 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLOG, BONNIE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,648.51 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGARDIO, MATTHEW F Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,648.38 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHEIDER, CAROLINE Q Employer name Orange County Amount $83,648.24 Date 06/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, SANDRENE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $83,648.09 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLABAUGH, BRIAN C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $83,647.98 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, FRANK Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $83,647.91 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JAMES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,647.41 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CAROLYNE L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,647.38 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $83,646.29 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, GERALD H Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $83,645.76 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JASON S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,645.04 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZWONKAS, DEAN P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $83,644.44 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, JANSON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,644.39 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLENTZ, HEIDI R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $83,644.21 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSANO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $83,644.17 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHAEL L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,643.62 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ROBIN A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $83,643.52 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANMER, NANCY E Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $83,643.02 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES K, II Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $83,642.94 Date 09/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNVILLE, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $83,642.84 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, STEPHAN A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $83,642.54 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGENHARDT, NICHOLAS W Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $83,642.21 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, MARK A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,641.99 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RICHARD A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $83,641.48 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,641.13 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFARELLA, JOHN C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,640.89 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKSTROM, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $83,640.54 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FESETTE, DANIEL N Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $83,640.34 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISICK, STEVEN E Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,639.07 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWITZER, RICHARD L Employer name Erie County Amount $83,638.81 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Gates Amount $83,638.70 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RORICK, MICHAEL F Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $83,638.00 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JONATHAN J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $83,637.67 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, BROOKS A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $83,637.57 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRADLEY J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $83,636.09 Date 07/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, PHILLIP A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $83,635.36 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, YVES R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,635.00 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JADHAV, SAVITA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,634.35 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLER, JIRI Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $83,634.22 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACINO, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $83,633.75 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, MARCELO J Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $83,633.59 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, SCOTT L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $83,633.50 Date 05/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KEITH R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $83,633.41 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System