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 BARRETT, JOHN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,689.87 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPLAVY, MARYELLEN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,689.83 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORD, MARC W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,689.60 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, FERNANDO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $82,689.47 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARK DEREK Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $82,689.03 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PENNY E Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $82,688.59 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGREE, GOVEN Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $82,688.45 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUASTELLA, STACEY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,688.42 Date 09/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, ALBERT A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,688.08 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ROBERT A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $82,687.83 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTIAN Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $82,687.82 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ALAN E Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,687.71 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,687.54 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNARELLI, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $82,686.60 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,686.05 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKISSOM, STEVE P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,686.04 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSENBECK, GREGORY R Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $82,685.79 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, ERIC M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $82,684.93 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,684.39 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADMORE, DAMON K Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,684.39 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MOSES K Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,683.72 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, CRYSTAL R Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,683.60 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSEL, JAMES M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $82,683.54 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMAN, DONALD E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $82,683.43 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESUEUR, TAMIKA D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,683.43 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, PENNIE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $82,683.31 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, MEREDITH L Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $82,681.97 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NATTANMAI, GEETHA V Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,681.82 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUDT, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,681.82 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,681.82 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, MAURA A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $82,681.82 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIPES, FRANCIS R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $82,681.81 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, LE ROY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,681.71 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, LUCIENNE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $82,681.20 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHAD T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,681.13 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, ALICE I Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,680.95 Date 10/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BERNARD Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,680.04 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICUCELLO, SARAH L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,679.94 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, FRANCIS A, JR Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $82,679.73 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CAMILLE T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $82,679.72 Date 11/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLINCO, JEWEL MIRANDA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $82,679.27 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINO, JOHN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,679.19 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUT, STEVEN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,678.91 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WILLIE J, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,678.79 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, ROSEMARY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,678.72 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,678.63 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALKIS, ELLEN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $82,678.60 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, VALERIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,677.72 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, BASIL R, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,677.40 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, PHILIP A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,676.56 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,676.40 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTIERS, BARBARA E Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $82,675.87 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, JAVIER Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,675.81 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXBY, MICHAEL D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,675.80 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $82,675.38 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEST, PATRICK H Employer name City of Utica Amount $82,675.35 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEARRITY, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $82,674.57 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCKE, ALICE K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,674.38 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDFORD, SEAN D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $82,674.17 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGLER, WILLIAM T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,673.76 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGALSKI, JOSEPH Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $82,673.46 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, STEPHEN Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $82,672.85 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MICHAEL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $82,672.70 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, IRENE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,670.90 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANNEY, JAMES B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $82,669.86 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN-SCANLON, MARY E Employer name Ontario County Amount $82,669.49 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINA, NOEL G Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,669.08 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,669.08 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYSON, SANDRA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,669.07 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZORNU, DORIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,668.76 Date 08/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN C Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,668.32 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $82,667.99 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO-SOUKY, BRENDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $82,667.78 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, JASON D Employer name Village of Medina Amount $82,667.65 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, RICHARD M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $82,667.17 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GREGORY R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,666.61 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, PATRICIA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $82,666.60 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, STEVEN D Employer name Washington County Amount $82,666.49 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JAMES J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,665.79 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVOR, MARY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,665.71 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLO, NICOLE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $82,665.37 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURISMOND, LYNDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,665.18 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, DIEGO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,665.18 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KEVIN S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,664.96 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSON, JEFF Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,664.64 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, HOWARD F Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,664.42 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZA, TED, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,663.99 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINBERG, PAVEL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,663.88 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, ERIC P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,663.14 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOHN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,662.61 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LILLY, HAROLD E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,662.05 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, JOHN C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $82,661.72 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, BRENDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,661.63 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENNI, ROLAND D, III Employer name Village of Albion Amount $82,661.60 Date 12/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTE, DENISE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,661.45 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAMON Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $82,661.28 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCA, ANTHONY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $82,660.87 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, ELIZABETH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $82,660.86 Date 12/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINICK, GAYLE F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $82,660.82 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSH, LAURINE E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $82,660.69 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System