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 VAN SCHOYCK, JACK F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $79,260.38 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KEITH R Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $79,260.13 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, GABRIELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,259.12 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DEAN T Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $79,258.44 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOAL, SHAUN R Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $79,258.26 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAGINS, ELAINE T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $79,258.17 Date 05/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LOREN V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $79,257.64 Date 07/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JEREMIAH P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $79,257.37 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LAURIE J Employer name Orange County Amount $79,257.25 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, CARLOS H Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $79,257.20 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HEMEL, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $79,256.98 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATADE, ESTHER T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $79,256.63 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ELIZABETH Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,256.63 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,256.60 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ROCHELLE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,256.48 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERATORE, DEBORAH Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,256.48 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAINU, JASON R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $79,255.72 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLASZ, JAMES A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,255.70 Date 04/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JON M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,255.57 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICK, BONNIE S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $79,255.11 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMARDI, ANTHONY, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,254.91 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASYE, BRAD M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $79,254.43 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBIJK, ILJA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $79,254.33 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICARI, JEFF A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,253.99 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUGLIANDRO, PASQUALE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $79,253.94 Date 09/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, LISA A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $79,252.75 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, GALE C Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $79,252.67 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWTHORNE, GERARD Employer name Saratoga Springs Housing Auth Amount $79,252.49 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGTMEIER, CATHERINE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,252.24 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOR, DANIEL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,252.15 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRO, THERESA C Employer name Carle Place Water District Amount $79,252.03 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGOTTI, PAUL F, JR Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $79,251.39 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAIAZZO, JANET R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $79,251.28 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTER, NADEEM Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $79,251.14 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, INES Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,250.88 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DENISE V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,250.53 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JOSEPH P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,249.42 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNILLO, LUKE C Employer name Orange County Amount $79,249.21 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEKSYN, THEODORE I Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $79,249.11 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARSE, DAVID J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,249.08 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PRAD, THOMAS J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $79,248.91 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, WILLIAM G Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $79,248.47 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, USHA Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,248.44 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VARUGHESE K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $79,248.44 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, ROY E Employer name Seneca County Amount $79,248.42 Date 01/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DENISE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,248.00 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, CATHY B Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $79,247.47 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, AUDREY J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $79,247.37 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODAH, KENNETH G, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $79,247.37 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, MICHAEL J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $79,247.21 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, FRANK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $79,246.80 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGEL, JAMIE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $79,246.36 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHOU, XIAO YAN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $79,246.15 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERLA, MARRIANNE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,245.29 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVA, MARIA CECILIA J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,245.21 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLO, STEVEN V Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $79,245.06 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBROTHER, GAY A Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $79,243.62 Date 03/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTI, FRANK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,243.38 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KACZOR, JAMES F Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,243.31 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANT, VINCENT C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $79,243.23 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ERIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,243.14 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, KESHA N Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $79,243.02 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, WAYNE D, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $79,242.59 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDECKER, PHILIP J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $79,242.27 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, JULIE A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $79,242.24 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, DREW E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $79,241.92 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASAGASTI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Southold Amount $79,241.75 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER E Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $79,241.63 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, GARY W Employer name Town of Gates Amount $79,241.58 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRIAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $79,241.27 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, KELLY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,241.23 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, LEIKO L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,240.78 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JAMES S Employer name Village of Florida Amount $79,240.46 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, ALLISON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,240.39 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LUIS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,239.51 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORELLE, KAREN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,239.18 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEETS, VANESSA Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,239.18 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, SCOTT A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $79,239.13 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORIO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $79,238.66 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, SANDRA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $79,238.16 Date 12/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, THOMAS L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $79,238.04 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JACQUELINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $79,237.96 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, JILL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,237.86 Date 07/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, GREGORY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,237.58 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLETTA, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,237.58 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILI, SANTO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,237.58 Date 01/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDASH, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,237.58 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIA, SANDY M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,237.58 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUBIN, JARED M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $79,237.47 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $79,237.43 Date 01/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, GERALD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $79,237.38 Date 11/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MARY C Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $79,237.22 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, MICHELE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $79,236.69 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SONJA E Employer name Broome County Amount $79,236.51 Date 07/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, CHERIE A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $79,236.39 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, THEODORE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $79,236.03 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LORI J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $79,235.68 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, DANIEL C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $79,235.59 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROAKE, BRIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,235.56 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLMAR, CARMEL Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $79,235.48 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System