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 KERR, SHAUN H Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,871.11 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, NIKKISHA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,870.94 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, PAUL A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,870.94 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KEITH R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $82,870.37 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, DEAN R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $82,870.28 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL-DELAMATER, LISA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $82,870.18 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, DANIEL R Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $82,870.09 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HAROLD G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,869.86 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, MICHAEL C Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,869.79 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RICHARD I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $82,869.41 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECORPS, MINERVA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,868.36 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROLER, ANDREW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $82,868.33 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLACKEN, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,867.90 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBIK, JOHN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $82,867.48 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, JOHN N Employer name Schenectady County Amount $82,866.64 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, JILL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,866.58 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SHARON L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,866.42 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, JOHN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,866.40 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROZIER, COLIN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $82,865.52 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACO, FREDERICK Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $82,865.46 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, CURTIS R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,864.79 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHBERGER, JASON M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,864.36 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, ANNIE C Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $82,864.16 Date 05/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLI, FREDDY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,863.97 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGABABIAN, DANIEL M Employer name Wantagh Fire District Amount $82,863.78 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEKAROFSKI, ANNE W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,863.51 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, AMY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,863.32 Date 12/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOIT, EDWARD G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,863.09 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, MARY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $82,863.09 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, DIANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,862.72 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, PAMELA R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $82,862.32 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN K Employer name City of Troy Amount $82,862.08 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUIZ, BRUCE B Employer name Leg Task Force Reapportionment Amount $82,862.00 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,860.93 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEO, SEAN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,860.69 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, SABRINA A, MS Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $82,860.57 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $82,859.72 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, CORINNE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,859.64 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, ROBIN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,858.99 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, JOHN J, II Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $82,858.57 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL-KNASICK, DARREN K Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $82,858.06 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, MARJORIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,857.82 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, RICHARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,856.39 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENHOUSE, DANIEL C Employer name Livingston County Amount $82,856.08 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, JAMES J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $82,855.86 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARD-WIERSCHEM, DEBORAH Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $82,854.64 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, KEVIN K Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $82,854.47 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU-CLARSON, SANDRA M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $82,854.37 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERIO, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $82,854.18 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN R Employer name Albany County Amount $82,854.16 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, DIANA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,853.59 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL-THOMAS, JAMIE F Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $82,853.39 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, STEPHEN D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $82,853.34 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CLINTON E Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $82,853.21 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDDARD, WAYNE K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,853.09 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOLLEY, GINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $82,852.66 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUF, BRENDA J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $82,852.33 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSANO, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,851.95 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, SHARON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,850.35 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, RICHARD A Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,850.33 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, JAMES H Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,850.33 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILANO, RONALD A Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,850.25 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRER, JOSEPH C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,850.19 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, PEI-FANG Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,850.12 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMAKALAYIL, THOMAS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,849.73 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLASCH, LINDA S Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $82,849.65 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, COLLEEN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $82,849.38 Date 05/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIO, MARIA C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $82,848.93 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,848.70 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RICHARD F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,848.51 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ANITA Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,848.16 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, RICHARD L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $82,847.99 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KORISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $82,847.83 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDO, DONNA MARIE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $82,847.68 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARIANNE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,847.41 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, KYM L Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,847.18 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KENNETH R, III Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $82,846.71 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MARVIN O Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $82,846.37 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ERIC Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $82,846.28 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KEVIN A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $82,846.03 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, HOWARD C, SR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $82,845.64 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNABLE, WILLIAM B Employer name Village of Albion Amount $82,844.97 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPIO, NILSON Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $82,844.75 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAICEK, SHARON M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $82,844.52 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, GEORGE S Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $82,844.09 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCKLER, VICKI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $82,844.02 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $82,843.75 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRELL, PHILLIP Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,843.31 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLEBERG, PAUL T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $82,843.29 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINERIO, FRANK A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $82,843.28 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEMBRALE, DEAN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $82,843.04 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, BRADLEY R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $82,842.79 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,842.19 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHICK, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,842.12 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHOUS, KENNETH R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $82,842.08 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIS-WILLIAMS, AMELIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,842.03 Date 06/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, JODIE R Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $82,841.18 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIC J Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,841.14 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPERNALL, MICHAEL C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,841.04 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, JEROME E Employer name Genesee County Amount $82,840.82 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System