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 PIKE, STEPHEN F, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $82,996.95 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, VERONICA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,996.89 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, ROGER Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,996.56 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LORI ANNE Employer name Tioga County Amount $82,996.08 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, GREGORIO Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,996.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, KENNETH J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,995.96 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVINO, PATRICIA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $82,995.47 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINO, STEPHEN R Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $82,994.89 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LESLIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,994.40 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RICHARD D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $82,993.92 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS ZELLER, PAMELA J Employer name Putnam County Amount $82,993.17 Date 05/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, LUIS A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $82,992.63 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DENISE R Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $82,991.70 Date 11/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, RONALD A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $82,991.50 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKSBY, JOSEPH B Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $82,991.36 Date 10/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, ROBERT J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,991.23 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, KINSLEY H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,990.72 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, ABRAHAM K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $82,990.45 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, STEPHEN E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,990.43 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,990.22 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SAMMY L Employer name Broome County Amount $82,989.72 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL-KANE, MARY L Employer name Orangeburg Library District Amount $82,989.20 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARLTON Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $82,989.04 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDES, MARIA D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $82,988.32 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIAS, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,988.14 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, VIKTORIYA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,988.10 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUSZKIEWICZ, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,987.91 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-SIMPSON, MARGARET Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $82,987.30 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, WILLIAM P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,987.09 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, JOSEPH M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $82,986.81 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, LAURA Employer name Greene County Amount $82,986.75 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, KAREN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,986.49 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SHAUNTE D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,986.26 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, PATRICK Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $82,986.18 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAR, MARY E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,986.14 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHNER, IAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $82,985.64 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSBACH, JEFF A Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,985.33 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $82,984.87 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESEN, BERNADINE Employer name Cornell University Amount $82,984.04 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREST, ELLEN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,983.04 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, FLOYD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,982.93 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, AISHA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,982.64 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGLIADORI, FRANCESCA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,982.62 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONERT, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $82,982.04 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBILIA, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $82,981.57 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLERBY, JAMES E, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,981.48 Date 02/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, WILBERT L Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $82,981.35 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHT, LEE W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,981.14 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, HAROLD R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $82,980.91 Date 07/26/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERER, ANNE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $82,980.91 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEFICK, RAYMOND F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $82,980.91 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, PATRICIA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $82,980.91 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAUGH, TERRANCE N Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,980.17 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, ERLENE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,980.16 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, ROBERT S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $82,980.13 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO, ANTHONY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,979.98 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUROWIEC, STEPHANIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,979.65 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWORTH, EILEEN W Employer name Albany County Amount $82,979.21 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLATT, GERALD E Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $82,978.77 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, ANTHONY P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $82,978.49 Date 02/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, GARRY M, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,977.94 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCAVOY, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $82,977.55 Date 10/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZ, MAX G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,977.39 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKHEIT, LINDSAY T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,976.90 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $82,976.81 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, RICHARD Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $82,976.68 Date 11/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EMLYN L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $82,976.44 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, MARY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,976.12 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, MICHELLE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $82,975.77 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVICCHIOLI, JUSTIN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,975.75 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANERI, JOSEPH M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,975.46 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADOR, ALLISON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,975.33 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BEATRICE H Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $82,974.70 Date 05/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, MEL L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $82,974.56 Date 04/12/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWITOWSKI, PETER E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $82,974.56 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAGUE, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $82,974.56 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCATI, MICHELE Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $82,973.62 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOHN E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $82,973.60 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANBOISE, REAL F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $82,973.50 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEMISS, DAVID B Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $82,973.09 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PATRICK W Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,972.91 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMO, BRANDON W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,972.51 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIMM, ROBERT L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $82,972.38 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, JAMES J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $82,971.23 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHU, RABINDRA V L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,971.10 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, AMANDA B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,970.86 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, GERALD G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,970.83 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, JAMES W, JR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $82,970.63 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTUNG, BENJAMIN D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $82,970.51 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHNEY, DANIEL G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,969.36 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOBEN, SHAWN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $82,968.22 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $82,968.00 Date 06/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORDEN, JUSTIN M Employer name Orange County Amount $82,967.87 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSEK, WALTER A Employer name Erie County Amount $82,967.66 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILB, VALERIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,967.27 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELLARD, RAYNOLD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $82,966.71 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JEFFREY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,965.52 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRKO, THOMAS G Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $82,964.71 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SARAH B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $82,964.56 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BRIAN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,964.01 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System