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 STEWART, ZACHARY G Employer name City of Elmira Amount $82,840.65 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, MARLENE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $82,840.48 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVES, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $82,840.25 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGERE, JENNIFER A Employer name Albany County Amount $82,840.22 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMATER, DAVID Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $82,840.17 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, GEORGE G Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $82,839.80 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAN, GARY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,839.53 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, KEVIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,839.24 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMOUR, KELLY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,838.80 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARRO, CAROLYN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,838.66 Date 04/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIDGET Y Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $82,838.11 Date 06/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBONENI, EROMOSELE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $82,837.78 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVIVA, JOSEPH Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,837.67 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, JONATHAN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $82,836.76 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGOREK, JODY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $82,836.66 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MARK Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,836.53 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, LEE A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $82,836.17 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $82,835.34 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, LORI L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,835.04 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOANNA A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $82,833.66 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASYLYSHYN, ANDREI J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,833.51 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, JUDITH F Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $82,832.96 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISEL, WILLIAM J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,832.84 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, MARY E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,832.67 Date 10/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER-VICKERY, DANIELLE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,832.52 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, WILLIAM J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $82,832.01 Date 12/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMPT, MICHELLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,831.99 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNING, GEORGE P Employer name Ulster County Amount $82,831.89 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPHEW, CATHY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,831.65 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Education Department Amount $82,831.56 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ERIC W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,830.34 Date 02/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRDHARI, ANDREW A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,830.28 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWES, MICHELLE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $82,830.28 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLEM, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,830.04 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $82,829.91 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, DELLA I Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $82,829.80 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,829.17 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, PATRICIA L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $82,828.97 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, JOHN P, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $82,828.90 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, NANCY E Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $82,828.28 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN-DE LEON, KAREN R Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $82,827.80 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, DONALD A, III Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,827.32 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHEE-PEREIRA, ELIZABETH R Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $82,827.20 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, ROGER T Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $82,826.34 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BERNADETTE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,825.86 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, MAUREEN C Employer name Education Department Amount $82,825.86 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, JO ANN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,825.86 Date 12/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-PAPPAS, BARBARA Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $82,825.59 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DAVID M Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,825.39 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRRITTELLA, ELEANOR M Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,825.29 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPP, J MICHAEL Employer name Broome County Amount $82,825.10 Date 05/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHARME, EDMUND J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,823.85 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRED, ROBERTO Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $82,823.78 Date 06/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GARMO, TODD S Employer name Crandall Library Amount $82,822.56 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JAMES E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,822.53 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITKIN, JASON S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $82,821.96 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, TAMIKA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,821.91 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SHEENA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,821.84 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLARINO, JOHN J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $82,821.74 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, MARK R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $82,821.61 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, MARK A Employer name Orange County Amount $82,821.29 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSE, STEVEN W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $82,821.25 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYHALENKO, PETER G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,820.87 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMUTI, JESSICA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,820.24 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TRACEY L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $82,819.38 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNINO, PAUL J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $82,819.33 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, ANDREA M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,818.71 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, CHERYL D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,818.29 Date 10/02/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, JAMES V Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,817.93 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ALEJANDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,817.85 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIGLMEIER, JAMES J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $82,817.69 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALIA, DONALD M Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,817.57 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, ELIZABETH G Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,817.52 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIRON, ROY P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $82,816.11 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, DAWN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,814.97 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, MICHAEL V Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,814.55 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDROZA, DANNY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,814.52 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $82,813.95 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALACHOS, MARY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,813.14 Date 08/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHELLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,812.82 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JOSHUA H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $82,812.59 Date 07/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTORI, SEANA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,812.45 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUISON, ARNE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,811.54 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMIE S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $82,811.49 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKS, KEISHA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,811.26 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTORA, JOHN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,810.00 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGIE S Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $82,809.80 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOSKA, JAMES W Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $82,809.33 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERMAN, ILENE L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $82,807.59 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $82,807.50 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEIRO, RICHARD Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $82,807.19 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, FREDERICK J, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,806.78 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGENSTALLER, JOSEPH M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,806.59 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, OLGA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,806.38 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, CAROLYN C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,806.10 Date 02/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES F Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $82,806.08 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE-WILLIAMS, SHARON M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $82,804.75 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, DAVID R Employer name Orange County Amount $82,804.74 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, FRANCIS K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $82,804.61 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,804.54 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System