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 BURKE, YMA LETITA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,894.64 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, PHILIP JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $81,894.64 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSLOW, MARGARET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,894.60 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKFORD, STANLEY Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,894.49 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKERMONT, KELLY E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,894.08 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, STACY R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,894.06 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LISA Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,893.83 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, KRISTEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,893.76 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, GREG D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $81,893.69 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSTEN, PAUL C Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $81,893.02 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANETT M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $81,892.86 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,892.69 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRZON, ALISON Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $81,892.41 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, YESID A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $81,891.35 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUMBE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,891.02 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARIA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $81,891.01 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, QING Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $81,890.88 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MATTHEW A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $81,890.25 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, TRAVIS A Employer name Washington County Amount $81,890.25 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, KIERAN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,889.57 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CONOR P Employer name Department of Law Amount $81,889.37 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, KEVIN L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $81,888.79 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNABBE, MARY ANN Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $81,888.69 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SHAWN D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $81,888.61 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $81,888.58 Date 03/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, RONALD S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $81,887.76 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENUSONIS, KEVIN E Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $81,887.26 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, JOSEPH J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $81,887.21 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRESE, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,887.09 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARGARET F Employer name Wyoming County Amount $81,887.00 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPF, JOHN J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $81,886.61 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANC, TANIKA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $81,886.60 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, LORRAINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $81,886.34 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, ROBERT T Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,885.63 Date 07/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JENNIFER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,885.45 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, AMY L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $81,885.10 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, LORRI N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,885.01 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANADILLO, MEGAN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $81,884.83 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,884.69 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, HOWARD W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,884.36 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,884.18 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, BARBARA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,884.18 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, BRIAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,884.15 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICAN, WILLIAM V Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $81,884.15 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCE, SONIA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $81,884.14 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLISI, LISA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $81,884.14 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, MICHAEL A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $81,884.14 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEEM, ADNAN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,884.14 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MARTIN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,884.07 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRO, DAWN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $81,883.20 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, LUCAS B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $81,883.10 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLICK, IMTIAZ A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,883.02 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELCH, RICHARD A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $81,883.02 Date 01/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Utica Amount $81,881.78 Date 11/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROKOS, SUE Z Employer name Mohawk Valley Library System Amount $81,880.98 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSER, THOMAS F Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $81,880.46 Date 03/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGALSKI, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,879.94 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, ALTON C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $81,878.69 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYC, TODD J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $81,878.66 Date 01/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, GERALD J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $81,878.64 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTEY, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Batavia Amount $81,878.27 Date 02/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLER, KRISTY L Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $81,878.26 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,877.96 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, HAROLD C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,876.60 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECI, ROSALIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,876.34 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, XIUSHAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,876.34 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, SANDRA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,876.34 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,876.34 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNER, EDWARD J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $81,876.34 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAN, YUAN YUAN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $81,876.34 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LISA CR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $81,876.34 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDNER, SCOTT E Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $81,875.92 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRENDA V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,875.20 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $81,874.87 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, MICHAEL I Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $81,874.77 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, STEVEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,874.73 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAPNGIE, DIANA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $81,874.41 Date 03/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHURY, HUZAIFA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,874.36 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JAGER, HENRY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $81,873.89 Date 07/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, CARLO Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $81,873.72 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWERS, FRANK E, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,873.22 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIBBIN, PAUL D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $81,873.18 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYNEKA, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $81,873.13 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, SHANNEIKQUA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $81,872.34 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISNER-MACKEY, STACY M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $81,872.33 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,872.17 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, STEPHEN Employer name Ontario County Amount $81,871.39 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHE, CHARLES V Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,871.27 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $81,871.20 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKULSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $81,871.14 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIE, AMY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,871.12 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ROBERT M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $81,871.11 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORLEAN, EVANNE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $81,870.70 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, GRACY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $81,869.82 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOIDT, THOMAS A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $81,869.80 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKANE, LAURA L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $81,869.47 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS D Employer name Rockland County Amount $81,869.08 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACY, JASON R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,869.03 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, SEAN B Employer name Broome County Amount $81,868.79 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTA, JAGADEESH Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $81,868.70 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System