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 ELLERINGTON, KIMBERLY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $81,726.46 Date 11/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, KATHERINE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,726.40 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN, III Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $81,726.34 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZ, CLARK S Employer name Erie County Amount $81,726.07 Date 02/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUE, CRAIG J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,725.84 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROBERT M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $81,725.82 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLOY, MARY C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,725.51 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SHAWN I Employer name City of Auburn Amount $81,725.44 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COGHLAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $81,725.07 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, SUZANNE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,725.02 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERING, MARY ANN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $81,724.88 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES W Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $81,724.28 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRILL, JAHAD Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $81,724.20 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,724.17 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BOBBIE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $81,723.61 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, DAVID G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $81,723.47 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLEMBIESKI, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,723.35 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE O Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $81,723.16 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JARED Q Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $81,721.94 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, NICHOLAS C Employer name Town of Rye Amount $81,721.86 Date 03/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DORINE P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $81,721.78 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PETER J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $81,721.53 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORVILON, HOLES Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,721.47 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSAM-RENO, KAYE C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,721.01 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELEN, CHRISTINE N Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $81,720.76 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACHETTI, PAUL M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,720.73 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $81,720.67 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDERMAN, JOHN Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $81,719.96 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, DOMINICK R Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $81,719.25 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JUSTIN W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,718.44 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,718.12 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ERIC Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $81,717.18 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, NATALIE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $81,717.06 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, JILL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $81,716.93 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CALVIN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,716.29 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $81,716.18 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENBECK, DANIEL J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $81,716.00 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, GREGORY A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,715.35 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON-HANNER, DAWN A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $81,715.33 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLO, SABRINA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,714.94 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAL, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $81,714.64 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, IRIS A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,714.29 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, EUGENE F, III Employer name Oswego County Amount $81,713.75 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, MARIA DOLORES Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,713.38 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDIAK, JOHN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $81,712.61 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEDY-MAHONEY, SUSAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORS, RITA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACSI, ROSEMARIE H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHYNSKAS, KRISTOFFER C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, EDITH C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, EDWARD D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHER, JAN D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANCHELLI, TIMOTHY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, SEAN M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $81,712.02 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZARELLI, LORRAINE Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LESLIE C Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALETA, EDWARD J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $81,712.02 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, BIBI N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, BELINDA LEE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ANIBAL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILI, DANIEL R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, MARGARET M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, LENNOX R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATER, JAMES, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NICOLE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JUANITA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DEBORAH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEN, GERARD F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAFRONTE, ALBERT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISERO, ROSANNE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, ALICE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGREEVY, G JAMES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUZAN, RENAMAY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEHR, ANDREAS K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, TILITHA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREHAN, SARV M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JERI Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, CAROLYN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERPOOL, JAMAL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JANET Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRRMACHER, CHRIS Employer name NYC Judges Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JENNIFER C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUS-SAMAD, SAKINAH S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, LAWRENCE S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZYNSKI, LINDA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY-KINNANE, SUSAN E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEVAS, ROBERT M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, DENNISE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHAILOVICH, ALEXANDER Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, HENRY L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGAULT, ARIADNE D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,712.02 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, MARIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,712.02 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, DELORES Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,712.02 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ANDREA Y Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,712.02 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLL, ELSA I Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,712.02 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TANDRA D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,712.02 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System