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 CARPINO, MARK J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $82,205.37 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIERECHOWICZ, PAUL E Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $82,204.95 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALLAY, DANIEL B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,204.71 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMODOVAR, LISA M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $82,203.19 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CYNTHIA R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $82,202.88 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEFER, ANGELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,202.02 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISANO, RALPH A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,201.73 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONAU, TAMMY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,201.66 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JAMAAL C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,201.62 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Roslyn Estates Amount $82,200.63 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, GEORGE A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $82,200.30 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINKAID, JOHN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,200.11 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, AUDREY P Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $82,199.91 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTAINE, JAMES D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $82,199.88 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIT, JIANHUI Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,199.82 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDECANTOS, DAVID V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,199.79 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, MARK L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $82,199.67 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, AMY R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $82,199.01 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKI, JAROD M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $82,198.99 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, IONE A Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $82,198.98 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DAVID J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,198.90 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACRITANI, PASQUALE A, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,198.55 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKBAR, MASHARIKI Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,198.35 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLAN, BRIAN M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $82,197.98 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GLENN E Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $82,197.80 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, HOWARD J Employer name Genesee County Amount $82,197.54 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARIA, NEBU Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,197.27 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUISI, DOUGLAS Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $82,197.06 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICHTOWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,196.77 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,196.35 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFORT, FUSNEL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $82,196.06 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLE-MOHAMMED, PATRICIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $82,195.98 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNER, WILLIAM T Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $82,195.64 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, LLOYD B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,195.52 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURBIN, MARGARET M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,195.46 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RAYMOND L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $82,194.72 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,194.47 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOMICO, KEITH M Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,194.38 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, BOBBY G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,193.81 Date 03/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, OLGA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,193.28 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASARI, VIJAYA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $82,191.85 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, DEBORAH P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,191.73 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTHREN, CHRISTINE B Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $82,191.49 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $82,191.45 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, PATRICIA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $82,191.05 Date 03/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, HILSY W Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $82,190.49 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WILLIAM J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $82,189.94 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GREGORY G Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $82,189.69 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNT, RICHARD T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $82,189.33 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, KARIUM H Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $82,189.22 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,189.15 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $82,189.11 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $82,189.02 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, THADDEUS J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,188.80 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, JACQUELYN J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $82,187.32 Date 09/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,187.32 Date 05/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, RICHARD Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $82,186.99 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, JOANNA C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $82,186.81 Date 11/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, ROXANNE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,186.79 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CLINTON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,186.40 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, JANICE K Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,185.82 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, GLORIA A Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $82,185.54 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, JAMES A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $82,185.08 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, LISA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,185.08 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, LAUREN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,184.96 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGNA, MARIA CARMINA C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $82,184.92 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KEITH A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,184.86 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, KIM E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $82,183.52 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, PAULINE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,183.40 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHOON, STEVEN W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $82,183.38 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHOMB, MARC A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $82,183.32 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AUGUST M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $82,183.16 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJNOS, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $82,183.03 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NERNEY, JOHN J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $82,182.86 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, KENNETH R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $82,182.83 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYEA, RONALD L, JR Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,182.82 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, CAIXIA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $82,182.53 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, CURTIS M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,180.21 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHBURG, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,179.00 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LES Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $82,178.96 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCI, JOSHUA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,178.68 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINSON, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,178.24 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $82,177.71 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLANI, JANET T Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $82,177.70 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIO, DIANE M Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $82,177.22 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KERRI-KAYE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $82,176.90 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPAZZO, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,176.76 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUINAN, JAMES E Employer name Broome County Amount $82,176.58 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, RICHARD J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $82,176.47 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,176.32 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MATTHEW A Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $82,175.99 Date 09/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISIDORE-LAMOUR, INGRID Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,175.97 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, ALANNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,175.60 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRECHT, GEORGE D, V Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $82,175.57 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CHARLES F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $82,175.04 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $82,174.95 Date 01/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, RENEE L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $82,174.56 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLACZ, DAVID T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $82,174.37 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, THOMAS F Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $82,174.10 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTE, LISA M Employer name City of Rome Amount $82,173.84 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System