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 BOVAIR, TODD E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $80,135.81 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LAWRENCE E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $80,135.55 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN, CASEY M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $80,135.00 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BREE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $80,134.26 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOS, JAMES M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,134.06 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BALSO, NICHOLAS P Employer name City of Albany Amount $80,133.92 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, JORGE Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,133.53 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, STEVEN G Employer name City of Albany Amount $80,133.38 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REZNAK, JASON J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $80,133.21 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SCOTT W Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $80,133.01 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, MARK C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $80,132.04 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, CAROLE M Employer name Village of New Hempstead Amount $80,132.02 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARINS, MARGARET F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,132.00 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAEZ, FRANKLYN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $80,131.43 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STEPHEN P Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $80,131.34 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORMANN, EUGENE E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,131.31 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, BRET M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,130.87 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNAWAY, MAURICE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $80,130.59 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCHETT, ADRIAN R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $80,130.53 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, BONNIE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,130.21 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PEW, TODD W Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $80,130.08 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAK, JASON S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $80,129.99 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITO, JANICE J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $80,129.75 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEKOW, MICHAEL E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $80,129.52 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ROCHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,128.97 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $80,128.75 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEDERMAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $80,128.36 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, GEORGE Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,127.59 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, HEATHER D Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $80,127.23 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDDEN, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $80,127.23 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKWIRE-WISSICK, MAUREEN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,127.23 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGARS, LINDA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $80,127.23 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCOLO, MICHELE R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $80,127.23 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNA, DONALD R Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $80,127.23 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, LISA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $80,127.00 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, TERRY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,125.71 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, DELRAYO, SR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,125.30 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKOFF, LISA A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $80,124.93 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,124.52 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYCE, KYLE J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $80,124.35 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN-EISLER, JANEEN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $80,124.35 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, JEFFREY D Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $80,123.33 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RANDALL G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $80,123.22 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, WILLIAM D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $80,122.70 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINA, JOSEPH C, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,122.64 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDO, DANA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,121.89 Date 06/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLER, KEVIN D Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $80,121.02 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIGLIANO, RUDY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,120.48 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTELL, LISA Employer name Wayne County Amount $80,120.36 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, STELLA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $80,119.23 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CARL F Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $80,119.07 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, LINDA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $80,118.93 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ERIN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,118.67 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYERS, DON R Employer name Cornell University Amount $80,118.00 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNEAU, YVONNE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $80,117.81 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENNIS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,117.78 Date 01/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMODY, PATRICIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $80,117.57 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,117.55 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARTY-EUGENE, JOELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,117.47 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, SUSAN F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,117.31 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHAD R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $80,117.15 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, ROSEANN C Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $80,116.63 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKSA, RICHARD Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $80,116.44 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKHAUS, KIM M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $80,116.07 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURESKI, TIM P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $80,116.05 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLODLO, NJABULO M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $80,115.60 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DWAYNE F Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $80,115.57 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, DONA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $80,115.46 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, BRIDGET E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,114.45 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ELOY J Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $80,113.35 Date 09/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURCY, MICHAEL J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $80,112.76 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, DEBORAH M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $80,112.60 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, CHELSEA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,112.44 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, TAMICA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,112.04 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAIG, LINDA W Employer name Lewis County Amount $80,111.91 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, SHAWN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $80,111.63 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, LAURIE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $80,111.39 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON ESCHEN, JAMES P Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $80,110.87 Date 03/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, DARLENE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,110.68 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, DANIEL I Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $80,110.23 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, YEVONNE R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $80,109.28 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOAN M Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $80,109.12 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOBBI, ASHLEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,108.86 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, KEVIN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $80,108.50 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDMAN, FRANK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $80,108.48 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTALOW, KEVIN J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $80,108.04 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEKER, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $80,107.87 Date 03/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MABEE, ALAN J, II Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $80,107.37 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIO, THOMAS J Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $80,107.20 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINO, THOMAS P Employer name Erie County Amount $80,107.12 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, JOHN S Employer name Erie County Amount $80,107.09 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKELHAUPT, ROBYN J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $80,106.62 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, WILLIAM W Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $80,106.00 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KENNETH L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,106.00 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, THOMAS S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $80,105.95 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADING-SMITH, KATHY Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $80,105.66 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUROS, NICHOLAS E Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $80,105.63 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDEN, MELANIE S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,105.58 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, JOHN T Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $80,105.06 Date 03/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESTERHAGEN, JOHN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,105.02 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System