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 GALBRAITH, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Amount $80,886.45 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDROVO, OSCAR I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,886.12 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, STEVEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,886.00 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY-JOHNSON, CARRIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,885.79 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BLARCUM, BARBARA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,885.74 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALECKI, KATHLEEN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,884.65 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ALBERT T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,883.81 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLIS, GEORGE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,883.68 Date 08/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, JAMES P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $80,883.66 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCIDENT, SONJA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $80,882.36 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SEAN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $80,882.27 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, FLOYD S, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $80,882.17 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, CATHERINE M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $80,882.05 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTYN, ANITA RUBIN Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $80,881.84 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETHAWAY, TRACY L Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $80,881.48 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JERVIS, EZLYN B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $80,880.86 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROWAK, DAVID P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,880.84 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, GEORGE P, III Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $80,880.70 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, DAVID A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $80,880.68 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, DONNA J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $80,879.16 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEL, LINDA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $80,879.12 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, RACHEL M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,877.65 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, ANDREW M Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $80,877.18 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, MICHAEL D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $80,877.17 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHLEEN T Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $80,876.71 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPADIMITRIOU, MONA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,876.08 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, RALPH C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $80,875.96 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDBERG, TIMOTHY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $80,875.12 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AUNDREA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,875.11 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,874.57 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLADY, ELIZABETH C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,874.54 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATONA, JUDENE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,874.02 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, PIERINO Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,873.60 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITHER, FREDRICK Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $80,873.47 Date 02/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, WILLIAM R Employer name Mastic Beach Fire District Amount $80,873.38 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CARA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $80,872.72 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLI, JOHN D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $80,872.69 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBINS, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $80,871.98 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERICH, JODY L Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $80,871.48 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIODATO, KRISTINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,871.46 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIARO, RALPH V Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $80,871.13 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSPISIL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $80,871.05 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ROBERT J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,870.85 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, VINCENT M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $80,870.16 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, GREGORY D Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $80,869.12 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, RUSSELL J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $80,868.98 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYJANKOWSKI, TIMOTHY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $80,868.89 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPUIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,868.62 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIEL P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,868.61 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $80,868.59 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,868.29 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KAREN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.98 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORMOZY, WALTER Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $80,867.96 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.95 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, NATALIA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.95 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LINDA G Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.93 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, J EMMETT, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.92 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROSKY, ANDREA Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.92 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ERICA Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.92 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYO, JACQUELINE J Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.91 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANA, CINDY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.91 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, SYLVIA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.91 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, TERESA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.90 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.90 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, EVELYN Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.90 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE-DESIR, LUCILE Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.89 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, STEVEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.89 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.88 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARON, PETER A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.88 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-GILLES, DANIEL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.88 Date 03/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORELLI, CORINNE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.88 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.88 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAVATI, COLLEEN SUSAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.87 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, LORI B Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.87 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, JENNIFER Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.87 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVES, SCOTT R Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.86 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.85 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNOCENT-CHERUBIN, YVES A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.85 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABIS, DIANE B Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.84 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELABIO, ERIN PATRICE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,867.80 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSNER, PRESCOTT E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,867.80 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, LYNNE Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,867.80 Date 01/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, MICHELE H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $80,867.56 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, JESSICA B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,867.29 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CRAIG M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $80,867.14 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, CARLTON D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,866.51 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILA, VICTORIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,866.14 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, AMY L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $80,866.14 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ISABEL M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $80,865.99 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $80,865.84 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHETT, DEBORAH A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $80,865.76 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQUENDO, UNGUEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,864.75 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, GARY Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $80,863.89 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBBLIN, GEORGE F Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $80,863.72 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $80,863.55 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GMEINER, JOHN P Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $80,863.33 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADEVA, SELENDRA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $80,863.19 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, LORI Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $80,863.13 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMMER, CRISTOPHER R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $80,863.11 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, RONALD W Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $80,862.96 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System