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 ALLISON, CLAUDIA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,441.36 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, ARIC K Employer name Village of Albion Amount $82,441.20 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, ALAN C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $82,440.92 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, WILLIAM D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $82,440.86 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, DAVID W Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $82,440.74 Date 02/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, THOMAS C, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $82,440.58 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, BRIAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,440.54 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALEAVEY, EILEEN M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $82,440.29 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, EUGENE L, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,440.10 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $82,439.66 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLCHYOK, SVETLANA Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $82,439.47 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, JOSEPH W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,438.94 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, SHARON Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $82,438.64 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, JOSEPH A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,438.59 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, SCOTT C Employer name Wayne County Amount $82,438.48 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, RICHARD S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $82,438.44 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, THERESA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $82,438.41 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, JAMES T Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $82,437.94 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $82,437.47 Date 12/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, RONALD L Employer name City of Elmira Amount $82,437.45 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPALVIERI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $82,437.31 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CONNIE M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $82,436.90 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ARTHUR J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $82,436.16 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNUSO, DAVID A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $82,435.97 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $82,435.68 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, WENDY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,435.52 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRE, MARK F Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $82,435.15 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSA, AMY L Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $82,435.09 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMINS, MICHAEL L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,434.86 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, SILVIA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $82,434.16 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALTO, OCTAVIO Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $82,433.63 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZERSON, ROBERT Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $82,433.50 Date 01/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANNA, MARIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,433.46 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DAVID C Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $82,432.79 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, ADOLFO A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $82,432.75 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, ABDELELA E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $82,432.27 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, RICHARD A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $82,431.83 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, DERRICK Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $82,431.52 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDRANO, ELISA Y Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $82,431.16 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRICKS, KELLY J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,430.90 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, GENEIVA Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,430.00 Date 07/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BRIAN Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $82,429.70 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIERI, RICHARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,429.00 Date 08/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,428.92 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, TINA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $82,428.68 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBLACKER, DANIEL P Employer name Woodmere Fire District Amount $82,428.20 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GEORGE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,427.24 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODRATTI, ROBERT P Employer name Columbia County Amount $82,427.10 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRIETUS, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,426.97 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRITT, GLENN T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $82,426.95 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAH, DAVID Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $82,426.91 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, PAUL J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $82,426.23 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS G Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $82,425.86 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHINE, JEFFREY R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,424.90 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, NANCY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,424.89 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, GAYLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,424.28 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHADO, KERRI E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,423.84 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISSIGER, FREDERICK W Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,423.76 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,423.62 Date 01/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KIM-RORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,423.28 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, DEREK P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,423.20 Date 09/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, GREGORY D Employer name Warren County Amount $82,422.24 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU-FONG, ALEXANDER F Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $82,421.82 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLMAN, WILLIAM M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,421.81 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, EDWARD P Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $82,421.44 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MALINA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $82,421.39 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKAFOR, ESTHER O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $82,420.95 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ERROL E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,420.95 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TROCCHIO, SALVATORE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,420.71 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UCHENDU, JUDE C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $82,419.85 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, ALAN E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $82,419.72 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $82,419.62 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELEY, DAVID J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,419.52 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, RUSSELL, JR Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $82,418.62 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGAY, ROBERT E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $82,418.31 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, JUDE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $82,418.17 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIDES, RONALD E Employer name Genesee County Amount $82,418.10 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, SILVER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,417.65 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, MARGARET E Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,417.48 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENNON, TERRY-ANN N Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,417.33 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILBY, KRISTOFFER R Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $82,416.42 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, THOMAS, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,416.18 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, LUIGI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,416.14 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, RANDALL L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,416.10 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZOWAY, JOSEPH L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,416.08 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROZ, RAYMOND M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,415.82 Date 11/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVESE, VIRGINIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,415.75 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, VERELLE J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $82,415.42 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, STEVEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,415.14 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZ, JAMES C Employer name Fire Island UFSD Amount $82,415.11 Date 01/23/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, GARY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $82,415.06 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $82,414.82 Date 02/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNADIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,414.77 Date 07/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,413.85 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, NERISSA MAE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,413.77 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, ROLSTON Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $82,413.44 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT, JAMES H Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,413.42 Date 06/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SVENSON, DEREK G Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $82,413.22 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHSAN, KAMRUL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $82,412.72 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, ALVIN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $82,412.72 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System