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 MAC BRIDE, MATTHEW P Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,807.73 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER VOORT, RYAN W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $81,807.31 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ROBERT Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,807.27 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAROLIS, RONALD J Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $81,806.77 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLO, NINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,806.67 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, RICHARD J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $81,806.55 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DAVID V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,805.91 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, JEFFREY S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,805.75 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOVICH, JOSEPH D Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $81,805.64 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, MUFAKKIR H Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,805.30 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFGANG, MARK D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $81,805.02 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, MASON E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $81,804.79 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, DIANE M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $81,804.79 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MARIEANNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,804.40 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, MINI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,804.37 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENOSKY, W. SCOTT Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $81,804.09 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, OCTAVIA S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,804.06 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, KEVIN G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,804.06 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDRADE, ROYON A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $81,803.90 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MARIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,803.77 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINO, JONATHAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,802.83 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZAK, JOSEPH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,802.80 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, MA-EVANGELINE E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $81,802.32 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, MICHAEL D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,801.00 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NILS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $81,800.84 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVENA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,800.80 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $81,800.12 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JAMES R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $81,799.66 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $81,799.30 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, ERICA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $81,799.16 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ROBERT P Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $81,798.96 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ROSELYNE Y Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $81,798.80 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZARD, LUNISE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $81,798.30 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDIKE, STEPHEN L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $81,798.20 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATERN, RUSSELL O Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $81,797.87 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Albany County Amount $81,797.81 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEBEL, ESPERANZA G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,797.53 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $81,797.03 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANADY, BRIDGET Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $81,796.91 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $81,796.62 Date 05/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDORSKI, GREGORY F Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $81,796.61 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOMSKI, STEPHEN G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $81,796.52 Date 07/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JAMES G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $81,796.52 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULFFES, RICHARD A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,796.52 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LEIGH E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $81,796.32 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEY, PETER J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $81,795.80 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERO, TERRI L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,795.74 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBEL, ANTHONY F Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $81,795.66 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SAMANTHA P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $81,795.51 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, MARK Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $81,795.45 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $81,795.42 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTON, ASHLEY N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,795.33 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRADA, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $81,795.19 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, JEFFREY P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $81,795.14 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, CHRISTINA E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $81,794.89 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRZAL BRAUN, DEBORAH L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $81,794.54 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELO, TRAVIS T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $81,794.10 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARBARA E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $81,794.00 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, CHERYL S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $81,793.78 Date 07/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LINDSAY G Employer name Sea Breeze Water District Amount $81,793.77 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKOVICS, GENE Employer name Rockland County Amount $81,793.61 Date 07/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TEMEKA S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $81,793.51 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, DARYL L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $81,793.44 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, TRACEY A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $81,792.56 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIERS, KRISTIN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $81,792.56 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROSDOWICH, ROBERT R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $81,792.49 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RUBY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,792.34 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGWA, TERESA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,792.31 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLENBEC, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,791.97 Date 01/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, STEVEN S Employer name Village of Massena Amount $81,791.35 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, LOUIS, JR Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $81,790.43 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, WILLIAM F, II Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $81,789.99 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADWICK, ROSEMARY P Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $81,789.88 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, THERESA M Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $81,789.77 Date 08/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELICAN, MARY F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,789.75 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, SHAWN P Employer name Albany County Amount $81,789.49 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $81,788.88 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAETH, BRITTANY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,788.87 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,788.22 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIS, MARIE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,787.97 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARINGI, ANTHONY C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $81,787.96 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ERIC S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $81,787.78 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAFAEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $81,787.70 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $81,787.10 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALECCA, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $81,786.30 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUCET, JONATHAN C Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $81,786.12 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOKES, TAWANNA B Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $81,785.71 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, YAAKOV Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $81,784.54 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPEL, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $81,784.52 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MONG, JEREMY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,784.11 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, FLORENCE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,783.84 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,783.80 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JANEAN E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,783.78 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, WILLIAM M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $81,783.62 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCEDOLA, RANDOLPH Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $81,783.19 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSON, ANDREA L Employer name Education Department Amount $81,783.00 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Education Department Amount $81,783.00 Date 12/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, ROBERT, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,782.63 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROY, CHRISTINE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,782.31 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $81,781.64 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System