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 HOLT, PAUL N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $80,528.79 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOR, DONNA M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $80,528.33 Date 12/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LOIS H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $80,528.25 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, DAISY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $80,528.23 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, MATTHEW D Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $80,527.56 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $80,527.29 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN-CALDERON, ROSARIO Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $80,526.94 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,526.93 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLETTA, JOANNE C Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $80,526.71 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, JAMIE P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $80,526.48 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICE, JOSEPH R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $80,525.10 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODINEZ, LETICIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,524.89 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLENKER, ERIC P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $80,524.87 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOUNTAINE, ELVIS J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,524.83 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGER, MIREILLE MERIUS Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $80,524.43 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA, HEATHER A Employer name Niagara County Amount $80,524.39 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-GALLOWAY, AYANDA O Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,524.30 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, VINCENT J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,523.60 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, CHARLES W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $80,523.08 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATLAS, JOHN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,522.00 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARROW W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $80,521.86 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,521.80 Date 08/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, THOMAS J, II Employer name City of White Plains Amount $80,521.63 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARTHA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,521.28 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MARYANN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,521.28 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,521.24 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, DENNIS M Employer name Broome County Amount $80,521.09 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROULAKIS, FRANK P Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,521.09 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, MARISEL S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $80,520.98 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAILA, ANDRIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,520.96 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ALFRED J, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $80,520.64 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOLLIN, DAVID Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $80,520.55 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $80,520.33 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKE, SUSAN C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $80,519.71 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JAMES M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $80,519.53 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ROBERT L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $80,518.83 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTOR Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $80,518.72 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANNER, JODY P Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $80,518.53 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, WILLIAM G Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $80,518.39 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOP, MALICK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,518.36 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PATRICK M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $80,517.72 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, THOMAS W Employer name Niagara County Amount $80,517.53 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BETH K Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $80,517.00 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, JAKE A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,516.76 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, JUDITH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,516.13 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, BEVERLY E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,515.68 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARK, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,514.98 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBARA, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,514.79 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUKRO, THOMAS J Employer name North Merrick Fire District Amount $80,514.50 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVERT, JESUS E Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $80,514.05 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $80,514.01 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $80,512.85 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, MICHAEL D Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $80,512.59 Date 04/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EROMENOK, MATTHEW P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $80,512.23 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLADIMEJI, STEVE O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $80,512.12 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WESLEY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $80,512.04 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ROY Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $80,510.79 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRELA, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,510.63 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, WENDY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,510.04 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GARRY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $80,510.04 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZE, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $80,510.02 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFONE, CRAIG M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $80,509.54 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, ANNA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,509.25 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,509.10 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRI, NELLIE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,509.00 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODELEWSKI, LEONARD P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,508.25 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,508.25 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCH, RITA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $80,508.24 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, MARTA I Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $80,508.23 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARA, TYLER J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $80,507.73 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, LORI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $80,507.64 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHIN, PATRICK J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $80,507.34 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ANGELO S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $80,507.34 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BRUCE E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $80,507.14 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, DANIEL F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,506.62 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBRA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $80,506.40 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, THOMAS J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $80,506.20 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPPINO, FRANK A Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $80,505.97 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, BARBARA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $80,505.60 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPOWICZ, LINDA C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $80,505.57 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DIANE H Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $80,505.57 Date 08/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ANTHONY D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $80,505.48 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPHIRIN, JAMES J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $80,505.06 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONADO, CAMILO P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $80,504.97 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LYNN D Employer name Education Department Amount $80,504.84 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZAKSON, PAVEL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,504.80 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, DOREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,504.30 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THOMAS V Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $80,503.99 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGHAM-NESMITH, VEATRICE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,503.96 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINEWOOD, MARTIN L Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $80,503.42 Date 09/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALPERT, JAMES D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,502.76 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, NORWARD L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $80,502.36 Date 12/09/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOZDZIAK, DOROTHY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,502.13 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSON, NATHAN A Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $80,501.66 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, NICOLE D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $80,501.00 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, BESNARD Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $80,501.00 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCE, GERMA NIVE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $80,501.00 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DELORES C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $80,501.00 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, MYRON A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $80,501.00 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT-SIMMONS, STACY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $80,501.00 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System