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 CASEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $83,296.48 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, MARIA E Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $83,296.16 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KELLY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,296.05 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CORETTA J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $83,295.97 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, NICHOLAS Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $83,295.35 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPANDREA, MARY E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $83,294.59 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $83,294.52 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, KEITH F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,294.47 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, CHAD T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $83,294.36 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, SHIRLEY P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $83,293.82 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDILLO, JAMES Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $83,293.61 Date 07/28/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, ENRICO Employer name Orange County Amount $83,292.67 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ROBIN C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $83,292.64 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,292.16 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, MARC E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $83,291.26 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERVY, ROGER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,290.82 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMMRICH, STEPHEN R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,290.70 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $83,289.48 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, JUDITH M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $83,289.16 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, MARY E COFFEY Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,289.16 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISENCHEK, CATHERINE J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,289.16 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, IRENE R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,289.16 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, SHERENE K Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $83,289.13 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMESON, CHERYL A Employer name Orange County Amount $83,289.02 Date 08/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-PLANTER, JAN-MARIE D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,288.56 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHBAUM, MICHAEL T Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $83,287.90 Date 02/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVARO, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,287.89 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAFANE, CAITLYN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,287.82 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, DANA J Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $83,286.54 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENECELA, SEGUNDO B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,286.35 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, THOMAS J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,285.54 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,285.50 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, KAREN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $83,285.38 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JAMES E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $83,285.21 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, EMMANUEL Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $83,283.63 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXON, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,282.78 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, GREGORY T Employer name Warren County Amount $83,281.45 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, DAVID C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $83,281.40 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, JASON T Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,281.19 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDI Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $83,280.95 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUGNO, JOHN J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $83,280.60 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $83,280.48 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, KENNETH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,279.81 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, ALEX M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,279.44 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAR, PAUL LEROY Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $83,278.49 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, ANTHONY V Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $83,278.48 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADENA, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,278.00 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUESTIS, DAVID K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $83,277.81 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $83,277.53 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, THOMAS E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,276.44 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASZAK, SCOTT J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,275.93 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,275.05 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTY, JAMES E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $83,275.00 Date 05/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEIM, PAUL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,274.90 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MIHAELA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $83,274.83 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,274.44 Date 04/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZGER, THOMAS Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $83,274.33 Date 10/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJU, SELVI Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $83,274.04 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JOHN D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,274.04 Date 08/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DUANE C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $83,273.18 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, SHAWN J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $83,273.00 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,272.38 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGET, ROBERT H Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,272.38 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCREDI, MICHAEL L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,272.38 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, GRACEMMA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $83,271.35 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBYLARZ, BRETT A Employer name Village of Owego Amount $83,270.95 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN-CHAMPION, DORA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,270.94 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, HOLLIE B Employer name City of Rome Amount $83,270.69 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINNE, LYNN Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,270.17 Date 06/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MOLLY S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $83,269.94 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNECI, ISABELLA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,269.82 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, RAVEN F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,269.03 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, GREGORY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,268.90 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEN-ALLEYNE, JOVONNA I Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $83,268.65 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, GREG J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $83,267.94 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $83,267.31 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $83,267.12 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LISA A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $83,266.98 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $83,266.54 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBURY, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $83,266.33 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEWIEROSKI, GREG Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $83,265.50 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERTH, JOEL R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,265.29 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TISCHNER, PETER L Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $83,265.16 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TAMMY L Employer name Orange County Amount $83,264.47 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTANER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $83,264.44 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILS, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $83,264.37 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIWINSKI, JAMES T Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $83,264.12 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONGSAVANH, KATHERINE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,264.04 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUBERT, LOUIS R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,263.54 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARGENT, CONSTANCE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $83,263.02 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZUCH, DOUGLAS D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $83,262.87 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, DAVID W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $83,261.58 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ROBERT W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $83,261.42 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, GREGORY R Employer name Orange County Amount $83,261.24 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BRITTANY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,261.04 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABINOVICZ, GIDEON Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $83,261.04 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, FREDERICK L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,259.34 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MAUREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,258.82 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, JESSICA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,258.75 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY-SMITH, LORI A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,258.51 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System