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 BAKER, RICHARD J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $79,962.72 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, TEDDY F Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $79,962.67 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CHARLES H Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $79,962.56 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVELO, REBECCA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,962.49 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, CONSTANCE S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $79,961.80 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GILBERT Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $79,961.51 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIZAIRE, JULIO A, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,961.21 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, ROSANNE Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $79,960.61 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,960.52 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLERBE, DEVIN A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $79,960.47 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, MARY LOU B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,960.36 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $79,960.18 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUCKERN, EDWARD L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $79,959.97 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILGORIN, SONIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,959.49 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, KEVIN F Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $79,959.01 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANWICK, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $79,958.94 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARFAN, MANUEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,958.82 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, EILEEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $79,958.58 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SANDRA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $79,958.00 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, DAVID Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $79,957.07 Date 10/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTRIDGE, CHARLES M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $79,956.68 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, CHRISTINE L Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $79,956.24 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOLOUSKE, ANDREW A Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,956.16 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSYSZYN, ANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,956.12 Date 05/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,956.10 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERICO, LINDA E Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $79,955.63 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, HELEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,955.18 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXSON, ARCHIE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,955.18 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTKUS, GREGORY S Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $79,955.16 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, CAROL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,954.94 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGER, BHARAT B Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $79,954.68 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, NATHALIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,954.58 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, NICOLE K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,954.44 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, ALEXANDER Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $79,954.12 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSCHAU, MARIEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,953.70 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, JOHN S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $79,953.62 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKERTS, JAN C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,953.13 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $79,952.78 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, PATRICK D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,952.72 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MICHELE C Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $79,952.52 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHON, JEAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,952.34 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAYED, KAMAL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,952.08 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,951.48 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDASCIA, RICHARD R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $79,951.46 Date 11/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKOFIO-SOWAH, THEOPHILUS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,950.88 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEERANKI, SRIVIDYA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,950.86 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, DANIEL S Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $79,950.10 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, RUDOLPH Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $79,949.90 Date 01/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JEFFERY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $79,949.70 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHELT, KEVIN W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $79,949.62 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, PAUL F Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,949.19 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, SANDRA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $79,949.00 Date 09/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXBY, ALLEN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $79,948.92 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, DIANE K Employer name Orange County Amount $79,948.81 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, MARK J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $79,948.09 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, SHANTE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $79,947.49 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, HONMAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $79,947.21 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLOUETTE, GEFFREY Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $79,947.16 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, ELIZABETH Employer name City of Cortland Amount $79,946.12 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEELE, ANDREW J Employer name Mohawk Municipal Commission Amount $79,946.11 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ALLAN G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,946.02 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, MARK D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,946.02 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNETTS, PAUL D Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $79,946.02 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, JANET E Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $79,946.02 Date 12/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, RANDY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,946.02 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, ERIC R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,946.02 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, GAIL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,946.02 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, CHARLES H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,946.02 Date 12/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBACH, WENDY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,946.02 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, DAVID T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,946.02 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASZCZUK, BRYAN D Employer name Education Department Amount $79,946.02 Date 05/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZCINSKI, MARY E Employer name Education Department Amount $79,946.02 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, TIMOTHY J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $79,946.02 Date 02/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, DONNA L Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $79,946.02 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNAN, THOMAS J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $79,946.02 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, CONSTANCE B Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $79,946.02 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, KEVIN P Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $79,945.81 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDANA, NARCISO A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,945.44 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, MICHELLE Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $79,944.87 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DONALD F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $79,944.82 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KEITH C , JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $79,944.44 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRICHLOW, DEREK D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $79,943.93 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, KIMBERLY T Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $79,943.74 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIMAN, KIM S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $79,942.51 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, TAMEEKA H Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $79,942.07 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARINA, JAMES P Employer name Ulster County Amount $79,941.83 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, MICHELE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $79,941.61 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROBERT Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $79,941.28 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROIS, DANIEL C Employer name Orange County Amount $79,941.04 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCIO, BRENDA Employer name Greene County Amount $79,940.83 Date 06/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LUIS A Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $79,940.61 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ERIC A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,940.19 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWICH, AMY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,939.98 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, TIMOTHY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,939.73 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBURGH, HAROLD L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $79,939.57 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEGLEY, MELISSA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,939.52 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEYER, KEVIN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,939.46 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, AMANDA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,939.40 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, DONNA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,939.29 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIS, RUTH A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $79,939.10 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System