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 DRIES, RONALD F Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $81,999.97 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, MATTHEW S Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $81,999.84 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILYOU, MARC J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $81,999.00 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JEANNETTE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $81,998.54 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $81,998.27 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JESUS O Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $81,998.27 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $81,997.62 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, GABRIEL A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $81,997.61 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KELLY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,997.57 Date 07/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARNUM, JEFFERY M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $81,996.87 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BRACCIO, MICHELE R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,996.75 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLD, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $81,996.45 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MASTERS, MICHAEL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $81,995.61 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,995.22 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOMONE, MIRCO Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $81,995.22 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MELISSA C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $81,994.40 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUM, RONALD E Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $81,993.72 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KAREN M Employer name Orange County Amount $81,993.24 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, ANDREW E Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $81,991.86 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,991.28 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,990.99 Date 07/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,990.35 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, PAUL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,989.96 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, ROBERT FJ Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $81,989.94 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, ALEXANDER Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,989.50 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, DOUGLAS A, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $81,989.16 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBERT, JOHN G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,988.77 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $81,988.34 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,988.00 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HENRY, JENNIFER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,988.00 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, ISMAEL, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $81,987.73 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, ERIN B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $81,987.64 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEANNE M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $81,987.25 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, JAMES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,987.18 Date 07/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGLER, BRIAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,986.64 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIMAKOPOULOS, PANAGIOTIS A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $81,986.19 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBURN, TODD L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,986.17 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKULIK, DONALD, JR Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $81,985.80 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, ROBERT M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $81,985.73 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBA, SELENA M Employer name City of Troy Amount $81,985.36 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MICHAEL D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,984.76 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICO, THOMAS W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $81,984.55 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRE, EDWARD Employer name Oyster Bay Water District Amount $81,984.45 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, LINDA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,984.24 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDZIULIS, JOHN Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $81,983.46 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLORY, JAMES M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,983.33 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, KAREN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $81,983.02 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JUANITA L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,982.03 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEYSMITH, SUZANNE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,981.84 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, THOMAS E Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $81,981.61 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZENSKY, CHARLES E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $81,980.72 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CHARLES A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $81,980.64 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREANEY, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,980.60 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMKINS, JAMES D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,980.08 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHARLES E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,979.97 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, MARIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,979.61 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, BRIAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $81,979.46 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHEY, JAMES Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,979.37 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCK, SHAUN P Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $81,978.72 Date 09/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NICOLE E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $81,978.67 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDD, ERROL M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $81,977.59 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $81,977.13 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JARVIS F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,976.19 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,975.92 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVIL-LEONARD, THERESA D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,975.70 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALDERISI-KOHLMEIER, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockland County Amount $81,975.59 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYD, TRENETTE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $81,973.70 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, DANIEL F Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $81,972.49 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, ANGELA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,971.81 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASON, SHERRY F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,971.69 Date 02/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFOKLIS, ANDREAS P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,971.28 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMONE-SUTERMEISTER, TARA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,971.21 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOS SANTOS, ANTHONY F, II Employer name Sullivan County Amount $81,971.14 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, MALISSA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,969.42 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERANZA, FRANK M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $81,969.15 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JOANNA A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $81,968.79 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KEVIN GW Employer name Department of Law Amount $81,968.77 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, PETER R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $81,967.55 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,967.42 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBERA, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,967.37 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DARYL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,967.23 Date 08/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCAGLINI, EDMOND J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,967.16 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYEK, MARGARET M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,966.74 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $81,966.72 Date 05/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SUMA K Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $81,966.06 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUFELD, JOHN R Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $81,965.03 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANNE MARIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $81,965.00 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIAMSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,964.53 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALMANOWITZ, MARY E Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $81,964.10 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERENDINO, KATHERINE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $81,964.08 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, CATHERINE P Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $81,964.00 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMALES, DEBRA A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $81,963.42 Date 08/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAMMY, GILLIAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,963.00 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, MAUREEN C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,962.92 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILKERT, MATTHEW J Employer name Wayne County Amount $81,962.27 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MELISSA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $81,961.89 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICHTOWSKI, THOMAS A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $81,961.65 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY-PRETE, PAMELA L Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $81,961.21 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, FRANCIS R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,959.88 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-FLEUR, EMMA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,959.77 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System