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 NICHOLS, DON L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $81,272.57 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JAMES D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $81,272.43 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,272.42 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, JENNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,272.16 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ANDREA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,272.14 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCUITO, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $81,272.13 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, LYLE C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $81,272.07 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, GEORGE F Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $81,271.98 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, DERRICK Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $81,271.85 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILVENTO, DAVID R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,271.78 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORACCO, STEPHEN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $81,271.02 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, DALE A, JR Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $81,270.58 Date 02/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLMSBEE, HAROLD E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,270.44 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, DAVID G Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,270.34 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, KYLE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,270.09 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAR, LELAND E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,270.09 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPP, JAMES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,269.95 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $81,269.71 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPOR, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Amount $81,269.59 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, WAYNE F Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $81,269.49 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BRIAN H Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $81,268.91 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, AJA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,268.81 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFLEY, BRIAN K Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $81,268.73 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODALL, JOSEPH A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $81,268.65 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDINS, DANNY A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $81,268.63 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUPP, JOHN A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $81,268.56 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNA, THOMAS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $81,268.40 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURKOWSKI, CYNTHIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,267.82 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, FRANK G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $81,267.54 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, SUZANNE M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $81,267.38 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALAN I Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $81,267.24 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYBRAND, KAREN L Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $81,267.00 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LAURIE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,266.66 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVER, MATTHEW S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $81,266.61 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTUM, DANIEL T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $81,266.47 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELISON, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $81,266.38 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDELLA, GREGORY J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,266.23 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ALLEN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,266.11 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIJAS, AMY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,266.04 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANGELIQUE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $81,265.86 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, RANDY F Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,265.81 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, DANIEL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,265.42 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GU, YINGRU Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $81,265.29 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER, YOLANDA D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $81,265.18 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, BRIAN M Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $81,264.94 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,264.88 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MEGAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,264.21 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNITO, THOMAS Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $81,262.65 Date 10/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, JULIO C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,262.61 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, CORY A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $81,261.89 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, TIMOTHY R, II Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,261.86 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFTON, LISA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,261.80 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CHAD R Employer name Village of Bath Amount $81,261.49 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $81,261.41 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $81,260.60 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOHN T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,260.58 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COY, JENNIFER L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $81,260.57 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, DOMINICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,260.06 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, KEVIN J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $81,259.89 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, GEORGE M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $81,259.59 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMMER, DANIEL N Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $81,258.95 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLMAN, THOMAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $81,258.87 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLARK C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,258.83 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCTO, JERRY M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,258.80 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RICHARD L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $81,258.52 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, DEBORAH E Employer name Chemung County Amount $81,257.58 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, DONALD J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $81,257.02 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, DAWN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,256.96 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSZCZYC, PAUL Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,256.53 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $81,256.30 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ORAZIO, REGINA C Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $81,256.10 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, NORRELL J Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $81,255.85 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWES, AUDREY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,255.62 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCES, ENEIDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,255.18 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEITH A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $81,254.82 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUMACERO, ZDENEK Employer name Ontario County Amount $81,254.36 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILTON, ANN L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $81,253.93 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, WAYNE C, JR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,253.83 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNICE, BENJAMIN G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $81,253.70 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SUZANNE K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,253.54 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, GLENN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,253.34 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASCHEZEN, MICHAEL S Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $81,253.30 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JAMES T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $81,253.16 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, SHAUN K Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $81,253.14 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUBA, STANLEY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $81,253.11 Date 06/18/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRGA, MICHAEL J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $81,252.70 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKKOUL, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,252.39 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JAY Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $81,252.31 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIOLO, CHERYL L Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $81,251.96 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, JOSEPH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,251.95 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, PAMELA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $81,251.82 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, ANDREW P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $81,251.74 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDE, SCOTT A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,251.47 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, SCOTT M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,251.32 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLE, DEREK E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $81,251.00 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETEY, PHILIP G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,250.43 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, HECTOR J Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,250.19 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, COLLEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $81,250.14 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, LISA A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $81,250.12 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATOCHA, DONALD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,250.00 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System