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 SANTRY, GREGORY A Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $83,126.35 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENSTOCK, BRYANT J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $83,126.33 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRALEY, DARRYL W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $83,126.26 Date 09/18/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIOK, KAZIMIERZ Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $83,126.08 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNEN-STANTON, TARA D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $83,126.00 Date 10/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEIHE, CYPRIAN I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $83,125.69 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, PATRICE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $83,125.66 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARIELLEN Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $83,125.51 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MOHINI J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $83,125.28 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTI, JAMES C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $83,125.10 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, STEPHEN W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,124.63 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,124.42 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JILL Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $83,124.04 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LUISA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,122.78 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINAHAN, JENNA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,122.14 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFEDER, ANDREW H Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,121.89 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, JAMES W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,121.25 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABER, CONNIE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,121.13 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, BALMORE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $83,120.51 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARK J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $83,120.12 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI-CONANT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $83,119.88 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, JASON M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,119.13 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, JUDY A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,119.13 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, TIMOTHY O Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,119.13 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNY, PATRICIA Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,119.13 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RYAN S Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,119.13 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY-REED, HOPE N Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,118.87 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MATTHEW G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $83,118.87 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, STEVEN J Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $83,117.78 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $83,117.53 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBOSCO, ROBERT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,117.33 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, JAMES K Employer name City of Elmira Amount $83,117.06 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LYDIA P Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $83,116.94 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $83,116.89 Date 06/02/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $83,116.77 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, ALWYN Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $83,116.77 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, RONDA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,116.46 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCONE, JAMES J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $83,116.26 Date 07/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGS, LISA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $83,115.68 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABEEB, MARK W Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $83,114.24 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, KEVIN E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $83,114.12 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDT, WILLIAM Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $83,114.07 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCE, JOELLE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,113.84 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, DEAN M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $83,113.73 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, SEAN P Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $83,113.38 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAUR, GAGANDEEP Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,113.28 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLANO, CINDY S Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,113.25 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINELLA, MARILOU C Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,112.73 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEBEDE, TERSIT Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,112.72 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERONDEL, JASON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,112.48 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, RICHARD A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,111.97 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELLI, JUNE A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $83,111.17 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $83,111.14 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHAEL D Employer name Albany County Amount $83,111.12 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUFLE, JOSEPH J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $83,109.79 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, LISA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,108.81 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CHARLES A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $83,108.79 Date 08/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $83,108.71 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODGOOD, THOMAS R Employer name Schuyler County Amount $83,108.47 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, BRUCE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $83,108.44 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, ANDREW M Employer name Allegany County Amount $83,108.13 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVELO, ELIZABETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $83,108.11 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANTUONO, LEO J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $83,108.00 Date 10/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIERCIO, ERNEST R Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $83,108.00 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, DEANNA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $83,107.56 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOINSKI, JAMES L Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $83,107.46 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARINGE, SHERRY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $83,106.90 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, TIMOTHY P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,105.22 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTLIE, PATRICK O Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $83,104.88 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JOHN J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $83,104.44 Date 04/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERREA, CORY M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $83,103.91 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERRAM, TSHIKA F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,103.66 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, LYNN S Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $83,101.97 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, GARY P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $83,101.96 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGAJ, MICHAEL P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,101.84 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, CHRISTA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $83,101.78 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHABAUGH, JOHN Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $83,101.35 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, LINDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $83,101.27 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIZAY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,101.15 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIES, JACOB J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $83,100.29 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,099.89 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, DONNA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $83,099.77 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEP, SAMUEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $83,099.64 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAVICK, PATRICK L Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $83,099.23 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERK, GILBERT T Employer name Wayne County Amount $83,099.16 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERION, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Genesee County Amount $83,098.91 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALDI, FRANK J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $83,098.91 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ADREINA T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,098.35 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,098.30 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUND, MARLENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,098.30 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASOLLA, FRANK Employer name Somers CSD Amount $83,098.26 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, DAVID A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,097.17 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRANCE, PEGGY A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $83,096.60 Date 12/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOUREUX, JOSEPH T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,096.29 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRE, LAURIE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,096.19 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDERSON, ALEXANDRA Y Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,095.83 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITCHER, KRISTIN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,095.82 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOSEPH J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,095.47 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, GREGORY S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,095.33 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, DAVID M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $83,094.22 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System