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 BISIO, SHERRY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,305.86 Date 11/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARUQ, A HALIM Employer name Erie County Amount $82,305.85 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPER, PATRICIA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,305.75 Date 07/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BRIAN A Employer name Halesite Fire District Amount $82,305.70 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, PHILIP A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $82,305.69 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGHA, UTTAM K Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $82,305.56 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, MATTHEW W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $82,305.29 Date 11/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, KEVIN A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,304.79 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, BRIAN P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,304.52 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DAISY E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $82,304.45 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, VERONICA E Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $82,303.98 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RICHARD T Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $82,303.63 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALWAN, SOLY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,303.59 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVES, INA T Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $82,303.38 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, KIMBERLY L Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $82,303.22 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAN, LINDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,302.67 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANTONIO Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $82,302.54 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARK A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,301.91 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTZ, ROBERT L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $82,301.65 Date 04/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, LUIS A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $82,301.59 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $82,301.40 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBENION, RHONDA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,300.65 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, EDWARD Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,299.92 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNIERRE, CELESTE R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,299.70 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSEK, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $82,299.60 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELCIME, LAURIE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $82,299.46 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHER, STUART J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $82,299.00 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MEGHAN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $82,298.84 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, JAMES V Employer name Columbia County Amount $82,298.57 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, DAVID B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,298.33 Date 12/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DONNA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,297.95 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, JONATHAN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $82,296.81 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHENY, HARRY T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $82,296.63 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TONY L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $82,296.47 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEY, SHANE M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,295.55 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZZARO, KRISTEN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,294.89 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, SCOTT A, SR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,294.84 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBAUER, THOMAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $82,294.42 Date 09/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PIA, ARMOND A Employer name Orange County Amount $82,293.81 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGISAN, EUNICE C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, GENEROSE L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UWADINOBI, UKACHI A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SARAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGON, MILAGROS R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, JANET V Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VIOLETA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KRISTINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,293.75 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEALLIE, BRIDGETTE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOME-ASANTEWA, YAA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JENNIFER B Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $82,293.75 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, YAMIN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $82,293.75 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEK, LAURA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $82,293.75 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANO, JOSEPHINE B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 08/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADNICK, PAUL Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAJAN, SHANTI Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSE, RONDA I Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $82,293.75 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARYAT, ALEY Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $82,293.75 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKRASEIVE, CHRISTINA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $82,293.75 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLER, STEPHANIE J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 11/15/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, CATHERINE J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SALLY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SUN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $82,293.75 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIBAL, LEDITA C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,293.75 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, DONNA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $82,293.75 Date 06/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ANNAMMA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $82,293.75 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BARBARA R Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $82,293.75 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTZ, ELLEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,293.74 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARANDIS, NICHOLAS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,293.03 Date 07/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVEN, COLLEEN E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $82,293.01 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAND, DAVID M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,292.90 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ALEASE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $82,292.73 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, JAMES R. Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $82,292.58 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, THOMAS B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,292.37 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KENNETH S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,292.02 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSOUCI, JILL S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $82,290.86 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ANNA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,290.65 Date 01/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DARYL S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,290.36 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, RONALD S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $82,289.35 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JOSEPH E Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $82,289.13 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNISZKIEWICZ, DANIELA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,288.60 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,288.58 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ANTOINE W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $82,288.52 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNHOLD, KELLY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,287.52 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, PATRICIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,287.09 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWING, DALE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $82,286.75 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, DAWN S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,286.63 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIOREK, STEVEN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,285.59 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURICK, WILLIAM M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $82,283.73 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, ROBERT J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,283.47 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAFAEL, JR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $82,283.01 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANACORE, JERRY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,282.83 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSTON, ALENA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,282.80 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALK, BURTON J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $82,282.49 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENCE, MICHAEL A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $82,281.52 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARKEY, JASMINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,279.85 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSON, TIMOTHY K Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $82,279.69 Date 07/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERCOLA, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,278.96 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, WENDELL A W Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $82,277.84 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSA, EDWARD M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $82,277.70 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System