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 POWER, DAVID R Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,258.08 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCANTONIO, BERNARD Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $83,256.89 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, THOMAS P Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $83,256.28 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGHLAN, JAMES J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,255.15 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SION, ROBIN L Employer name Erie County Amount $83,254.93 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, RICHARD K Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $83,254.21 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMLER, SUZANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $83,254.10 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, FRANCIS Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $83,253.81 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, JAMES Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $83,253.33 Date 03/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKETT, BEATRICE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,253.23 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, CHERYL A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $83,252.99 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, CURTIS R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $83,252.98 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABAYIZA, THAMAR U Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,252.95 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, LISA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $83,252.83 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, AIDA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,252.82 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCICK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,252.52 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDIAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $83,252.18 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAULIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,252.12 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBENZON, FRANCES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,252.00 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHID RANA, ABAIDUL H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,251.35 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICAIRANO, DOUGLAS Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $83,250.59 Date 07/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, THOMAS M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $83,250.53 Date 01/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, LORI J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $83,249.96 Date 07/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, EUGENE W, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,249.72 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, WENDY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,249.59 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, JENNIFER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,249.00 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JONATHAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,248.88 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNER, TERRI L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $83,248.81 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBERT L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,248.69 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHEWICZ, DAVID A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $83,248.17 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RICHARD Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $83,248.02 Date 11/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, ROBERT J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $83,247.88 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, WILLIAM F Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $83,247.88 Date 01/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEAN MARIE C Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $83,247.49 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTENBERG, JESSE M Employer name Warren County Amount $83,246.74 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, GERARD W Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $83,245.94 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACAVONE, SCOTT A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,244.71 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, DARCY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,244.71 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOWITCH, SIGRID E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $83,244.64 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRIFF, REGINALD T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $83,244.42 Date 05/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, DANIEL F, II Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,243.77 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONOMO, KIMBERLY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $83,243.72 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, JEREMY L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $83,243.51 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABEL, THEODORE R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,243.25 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, JOHN Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $83,243.23 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORR, MARK J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,242.31 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABEKOST, LOUIS C Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $83,242.00 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ROLANDO D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $83,241.66 Date 11/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DENISE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $83,241.15 Date 10/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, DAVID J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,240.84 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, JOANNE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $83,240.71 Date 04/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, JOSEPH M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $83,240.48 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DAVID S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,240.36 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CINDY-LOU R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $83,240.05 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, NICHOLAS A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,239.22 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELAN, TARA T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,239.21 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, RICARDO Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $83,239.12 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASLEE, JESSICA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $83,238.85 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, SHAWN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $83,238.83 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHEL, TERESA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $83,238.76 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEOMANS, SCOTT A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,238.75 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, RUSSELL D Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $83,238.60 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, GERALD W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $83,238.50 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDIERO, KARA JEAN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,238.00 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYCOCK, DANIEL R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $83,237.58 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JAMES C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $83,236.84 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, FRANK E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $83,235.94 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFOLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,235.42 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LYDIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $83,235.14 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $83,233.99 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVOLINO, GINA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,233.79 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHRING, GREGORY P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $83,233.48 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $83,233.06 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSMANN, PAUL A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $83,232.75 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, JEREMY W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $83,232.34 Date 09/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSH, DANIEL S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,232.17 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, GEORGE E Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,231.55 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMBE, ROBERT A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $83,231.45 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MARY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $83,230.88 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADDEN, LORI A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $83,230.85 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, JAY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASBRENNER, KAREN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, CHRISTINE H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, YIN HAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZO, RICHARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYTHER, TERESA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIDE, STEPHEN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,230.70 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNARI, RONALD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,230.48 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SANDRA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $83,230.28 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $83,230.22 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAMBATI, MICHAEL J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $83,229.94 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER-WAWRZONEK, CAROL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,229.45 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KRISTIN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,229.31 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, DANIEL A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $83,229.11 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,229.05 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SALLY P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $83,228.89 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System