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 BANKS, SHANE R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $79,801.39 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, NATALIE F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $79,801.07 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZOTTE, DEBORAH A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $79,800.94 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, WILLIAM T Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $79,800.53 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, KATHLEEN H Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $79,800.13 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LINDA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,799.85 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, TRISTA L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $79,799.64 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, EUGENE F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,799.17 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, RICHARD H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,798.95 Date 05/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAYESKI, STEPHEN W Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $79,798.78 Date 12/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUVIN, SUZANNE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,798.47 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTMANN, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,798.00 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD-JONES, DAWN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,797.39 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, JAMES K, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $79,797.17 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, EDWARD R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $79,796.78 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, LYNNE Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $79,796.66 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, RICHARD S Employer name Wayne County Amount $79,796.04 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNOW, MICHELE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $79,795.47 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHUMCK, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,795.19 Date 12/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMER, JEREMY T Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $79,795.19 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, ANGELA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $79,795.18 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, CARMELA K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,794.78 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARBOY, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,794.62 Date 11/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, DANIEL P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $79,794.37 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, ALLISHA N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $79,794.29 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSEDAY, NAMSOOK Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $79,793.75 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GUERRE, JEANNETTE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $79,793.75 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENYIA, GODSON I Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,793.75 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, WESTLINE JEAN PIERRE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,793.75 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICKI, DAWN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,792.84 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, RICHARD Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,790.67 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PESCE, SUSAN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,790.32 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PETER J Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $79,790.13 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGEL, BRIAN P Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $79,790.00 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUVELLE, DONALD M, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,789.55 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, LAURIE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $79,789.14 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTALONE, DANIEL J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,788.75 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORQUIST, DONNA R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,788.37 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCHAK, LINDA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $79,786.72 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMALSKI, GREGORY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $79,786.50 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKA, RYAN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,786.19 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, THOMAS A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,786.05 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, WAYNE W Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,785.39 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ANITA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $79,785.11 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ROBERT B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,784.98 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTAN, CHARLES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,784.64 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTILLIER, ROBERT S, JR Employer name Town of Webster Amount $79,784.55 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, BRIAN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $79,784.44 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, ALMA L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,784.12 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DAVID C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $79,783.86 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JAMES J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,783.85 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SHENEKQUA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $79,783.54 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARYROSE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $79,783.37 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GARRY C Employer name Cortland County Amount $79,783.30 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, MAUREEN T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,783.08 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, IVONNE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $79,782.16 Date 04/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, RAMONA Employer name Education Department Amount $79,782.04 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, JAMES W Employer name Education Department Amount $79,782.04 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYN, MICHAEL Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $79,781.89 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELLA, SUZANNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $79,781.85 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, LISA J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $79,781.59 Date 09/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, MARCO G Employer name City of Albany Amount $79,781.41 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADTKE, CAROL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $79,781.34 Date 10/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, TERESA A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $79,781.00 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENESE, FRANK T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,780.90 Date 12/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DOUGLAS Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $79,780.86 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MATTHEW E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $79,780.50 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLORIO, MARY R Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $79,780.21 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, LAWRENCE P Employer name Ulster County Amount $79,780.01 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, MARIE LUCIE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $79,779.62 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, MENGRU HSU Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $79,779.46 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, KEITH A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $79,778.83 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,778.35 Date 01/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVES, RAYMOND A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $79,777.21 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,777.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIL, LAURA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,776.58 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ANDREW V Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $79,776.58 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKS, MELISSA S Employer name Orange County Amount $79,776.19 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, KYLE A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $79,775.83 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, MIKE S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $79,775.67 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILILLO, DOMINICK S Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $79,775.44 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNIELLO, VALENTINO L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $79,775.44 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPILLO, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $79,775.44 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINBOYEWA, CLEMENT O Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,775.32 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,775.06 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TODD Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $79,774.73 Date 07/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZASKA, DAVID D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $79,774.69 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, JOHN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,773.75 Date 01/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPERSTEIN, SHARON K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $79,773.46 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDES, ANN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $79,773.38 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ISRAEL, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,772.40 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, JONATHAN L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $79,772.22 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JACQUELINE E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $79,772.17 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, KEVIN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $79,771.79 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KELLY Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $79,771.54 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DONNA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $79,771.06 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $79,770.35 Date 01/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAO, HUEY-FEN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $79,769.98 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGELE, MARK A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $79,769.80 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYFARTH, JAMES A Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $79,769.37 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System