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 HENDRICKS, EVE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $82,277.63 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, DANIEL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,277.58 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KADIN, HELEN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,277.00 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JIHOON Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,276.82 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,276.74 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTIGIANONI, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $82,276.11 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT-BRYNIARSKI, MARGARET Employer name Freeport Housing Authority Amount $82,275.48 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, DOMINICK, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,275.35 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIS, JOANN Employer name Erie County Amount $82,275.29 Date 11/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, ESTELLA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $82,275.07 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFT, RODNEY D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $82,274.98 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTAR, MARY C Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $82,274.94 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, ALVIN, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $82,273.61 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, GREGORY P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $82,273.59 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PERRY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $82,272.70 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, ELIZABETH M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,272.54 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHLER, GEORGE E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $82,272.05 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, INEZ Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $82,271.81 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGLIA, JOANNE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,271.69 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENENATI, VANESSA ANNE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,271.23 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUZZO, RAFFAELE Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $82,270.71 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOSKIN, NICOLE J Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $82,270.30 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONI, CRYSTAL L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $82,270.02 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, ANN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $82,269.81 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,269.21 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, LANIELLE D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $82,269.19 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, JAMES A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,269.18 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTER, SCOTT M Employer name Erie County Amount $82,269.02 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKRAK, VOLHA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,268.09 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, PAUL W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $82,267.75 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,267.52 Date 08/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTROM, KEITH R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $82,266.77 Date 11/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDZENGA, DANIEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $82,266.49 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTZER, JULIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $82,266.48 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,266.44 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERARDI, KYLE S Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $82,266.43 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, SCOTT A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,265.84 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICOURT, FRANTZ D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,265.20 Date 11/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUYEA, ROBERT M Employer name Erie County Amount $82,264.84 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEAN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $82,264.71 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTAR, KULWANT K Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $82,263.74 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, DERRICK I Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $82,263.71 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTELA, LINDA I Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,263.21 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTS, DAVID J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $82,263.01 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MELVIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,261.62 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, AARON D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $82,261.38 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LINDA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,261.34 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $82,260.83 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MITCHELL J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,260.22 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, RICHARD G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $82,260.02 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNKER, NATHAN L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,259.15 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHN, GEORGE T, JR Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $82,259.10 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOIA, STEPHEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,259.01 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDL, DOREEN Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,258.85 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPOLITO, PAUL A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,258.43 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $82,258.14 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, MARIANNE Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $82,257.48 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, JOHN J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $82,257.08 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT-GOLDY, JENNIFER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $82,257.03 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,256.26 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA BRUSCIANO, ANGELO A Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $82,255.89 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, AMY C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $82,255.28 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DESMOND R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $82,253.84 Date 12/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, MARK E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,253.53 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, HILLAUN S Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $82,253.12 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRINO, GIANNINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $82,253.04 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUX, JEREMY W Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,252.87 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, COLLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,252.80 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO-FILIPPI, LISA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $82,252.73 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTEE, GERALD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,252.25 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, BRIAN F Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,251.67 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOREFICE, PAUL W Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $82,251.58 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ANNE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,251.04 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $82,251.00 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALBO, JOHN M Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $82,250.65 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, MICHAEL M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $82,250.52 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JEFFREY J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $82,250.07 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UIHLEIN, ANDREA I Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $82,249.85 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVUOLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,249.73 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, YU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $82,249.62 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, FRANCISCO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,248.97 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,248.33 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUPPERLEE, LAWRENCE Z Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $82,246.47 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDLER, SHARON J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $82,246.02 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHAFFY, SHEILA D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $82,245.67 Date 07/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICASTRO, MARISA K Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,245.00 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, GREGG Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,245.00 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBILL, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,244.36 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAL, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,244.25 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, VINCENT Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $82,244.08 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHARD, KRISTENE Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $82,244.01 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, MARGARET M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $82,243.41 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, KEVIN J Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $82,243.22 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $82,242.54 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALLAIRD, MICHAEL T Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $82,242.16 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MWAURA, JAMES Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $82,241.93 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, FREDERICK G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $82,241.91 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, ANN E Employer name Orange County Amount $82,241.22 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANGLOW, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $82,240.56 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, VARIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $82,240.53 Date 12/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System