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 HANLEY, SCOTT K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,868.50 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIEZZA, MICHAEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $81,868.31 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, JOHN A Employer name Department of State Amount $81,868.20 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOS, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $81,867.88 Date 07/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $81,867.79 Date 07/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAZARICH, KEITH C Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $81,867.68 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, NATHAALIE N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,867.25 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADI, UBA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $81,867.01 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMPINELLA, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $81,866.29 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETERGINEOSO, ANDREW Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $81,866.17 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONALD A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $81,866.02 Date 08/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, VALENTINE L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $81,865.57 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CHRISTINE G Employer name Clinton County Amount $81,864.93 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMON, JOHN P Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,864.88 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIEWSKI-WOJCIK, KRYSTYNA Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $81,863.43 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINEMANN, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $81,863.17 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIRICO, KELLY M Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $81,862.85 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLAN, RACHAEL E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,862.78 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINS, JOSHUA W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,862.59 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANK, JOSEPH R, II Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $81,861.78 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILCHREST, SHANE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $81,861.77 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, HAZEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,861.19 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINTYRE, KATHY JO Employer name Washington County Amount $81,860.32 Date 06/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, ROGER D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,859.97 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENZA, GREGORY J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,859.86 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, RANDY A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $81,859.46 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JANE C Employer name Education Department Amount $81,858.61 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BRADFORD A Employer name Department of Law Amount $81,858.41 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KURT C Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,858.24 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEMELSHTEYN, VIKTORIYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,858.20 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTFELD, ELIZABETH Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $81,858.06 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZYNIEC, WALTER P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $81,857.69 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STEPHANIE R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,857.68 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZYNSKI, BRYAN J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $81,857.27 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, GARY Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $81,857.25 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, GABRIEL T Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $81,857.07 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CHARLES J Employer name Erie County Amount $81,856.05 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RAYNER P Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $81,856.04 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEALEY, DONALD J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $81,855.54 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, JEFFREY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $81,855.28 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZER, EUGENE G, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $81,854.60 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALISTER, FREDERICKA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $81,853.92 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGONEGRO- COAR, MARGARET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $81,853.91 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULISE, CLAUDIA Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $81,853.62 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, LENORA B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,853.28 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANIAK, FRANK R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,853.10 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, GLEN J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $81,852.97 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM F Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $81,852.95 Date 10/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, ANTONIO J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,852.87 Date 08/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $81,852.68 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHERYL L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $81,852.53 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, LAURIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $81,852.02 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KAREN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $81,851.98 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DERROL W Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $81,851.96 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MEAGAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,851.46 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KATHLEEN K Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $81,851.12 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, NICHOLAS B Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $81,851.07 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEALTY, TERENCE P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $81,850.60 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBEL, KEVIN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,850.52 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, JOAN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $81,850.12 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, ALICE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,850.07 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, DELROY Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $81,849.89 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PATRICIA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,849.75 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZ, STEPHEN J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $81,848.49 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JONATHAN W Employer name Orange County Amount $81,848.33 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, M APRIL Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $81,847.48 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNAGON, MARJORIE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,847.28 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLING, FRED J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,845.27 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULCZYNSKI, COLLIN P Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $81,844.84 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAUTZ, EARL W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $81,844.82 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, AMANDA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,844.79 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, BRIAN J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $81,844.76 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DIANE T Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $81,844.68 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELANIE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,844.62 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JAMES T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,844.24 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSDORF, MARGARET M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,844.14 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, DIANE L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $81,843.55 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOOP, SHAWN T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,843.17 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, DARCY Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $81,843.12 Date 09/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, HENRY L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,843.08 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRYAN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,842.87 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRADUA, JON A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,842.42 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHER, MARK R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $81,842.13 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, BRIAN R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $81,841.82 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ASHLEY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,841.68 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSTER, RICHARD A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $81,841.47 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACHTULEC, STEPHEN J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $81,841.43 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ADAM G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,841.37 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CHARLES J III Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $81,840.87 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, SCOTT A Employer name City of Cortland Amount $81,840.73 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEBASTIANO, DAVID P Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $81,840.36 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIE L Employer name Town of Chili Amount $81,840.30 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTENS, ADRIAN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,839.94 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LORRAINE A, MS Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $81,839.89 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, JEANINE E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $81,839.32 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, PAUL Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,839.24 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROBERT P Employer name Islip Fire District Amount $81,838.60 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, TRAVERS B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,838.11 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, DENNIS R Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $81,837.77 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVAIN, ROSELYN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,837.39 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System