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 SHIM, BONGGU Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $78,823.18 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUYEOS, ERIN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,823.04 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATY, TRACY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $78,823.03 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $78,822.90 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, BRETT W Employer name City of Rye Amount $78,822.54 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACERES, NOEL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $78,822.39 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, RICHARD L Employer name City of Elmira Amount $78,822.17 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNY, MICHAEL R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,820.98 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZANELLA, JOHN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $78,820.66 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANNAMMA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $78,820.60 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BERNHARD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,820.52 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRAZO, MICHAEL S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,820.11 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $78,819.62 Date 06/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, MARCO T Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $78,819.57 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, RASHID D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $78,819.48 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DAVID M, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $78,819.35 Date 08/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CRUZ Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $78,818.80 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARGO Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,818.19 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNETT, JEROME A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $78,817.87 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, FRANK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,817.77 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHUJA, SUKHDEEP K Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $78,817.56 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, VANESSA Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,817.27 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Kensington Amount $78,817.24 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUMPF, CHRISTINE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,816.45 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCHLEWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $78,816.28 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALACI, JOHN Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENOT, MICHAEL Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, DAVID Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, KENNETH M Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACCA, STEVEN Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMOSH, MICHAEL Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENTI, FREDERICK G, III Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACIO, JOSEPH Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREK, JONATHAN A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,815.84 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, TODD J Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $78,815.77 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIRIANNI, DONALD J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $78,815.34 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, BRIDGETTE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,814.56 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $78,814.49 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARQUIS K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $78,813.65 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, CLAIRE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $78,813.60 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $78,813.07 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ERIC E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $78,812.87 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA-GRELLA, ESBELLE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,812.60 Date 05/11/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAKA, FRANKLIN O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJEAN, JUSTIN F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSELL, HEIDI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, BONNIE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTOOKA, LEIGH K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, FEDERICO L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUZA, DANIEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTENO, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,812.60 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANCOAST, STEVE W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $78,812.50 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DWIGHT E Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,812.46 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, BRIAN T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $78,812.43 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, MARGARET M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $78,812.39 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROSITO, MARIA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,812.31 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $78,812.26 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUKHARDINA, ANASTASSIA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $78,812.21 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, STEPHANIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $78,812.06 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YILDIZ, OSMAN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $78,811.92 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BONNIE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,811.63 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMA, ISMAEL Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $78,811.60 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNER, DARIEAN A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $78,810.97 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, ANDREW S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $78,810.52 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALM, NATHAN J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $78,810.42 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, MICHAEL Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $78,810.30 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIKRANIS, LUCAS D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $78,810.27 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, JOHN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,810.15 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, G DENIS Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $78,810.11 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN V Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $78,810.03 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTTILE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $78,809.57 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINO, JAMES P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,809.46 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PAUL M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $78,809.35 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,809.17 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, VINCENT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $78,808.70 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, JERRELL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,808.65 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, AMAURY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $78,808.58 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, SIMON E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $78,808.20 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MARYBETH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,807.69 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DAWN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $78,807.57 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAFKA, STEVEN D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $78,807.20 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EBONE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $78,807.02 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, STEVEN H Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $78,806.99 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BRADLEY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $78,806.35 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DANIEL M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $78,806.25 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUK, DANIEL J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $78,805.98 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, KIERAN J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $78,805.98 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS MERCED, ROMEDY Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,805.75 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWORECKI, JESSICA M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $78,805.65 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKHIGBONOAREMEN, CHRISTOPHER I Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,805.00 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ANDREA N Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $78,804.69 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK P Employer name Ontario County Amount $78,804.55 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, SHIRLEY L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $78,804.53 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAMB, KENNETH A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $78,804.01 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, BRENNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $78,803.51 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SHARON L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $78,803.41 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TING-ZAMBUTO, EU Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $78,803.21 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, DAVID A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $78,803.12 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSACHINER, PAUL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,802.44 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDELL, DEANNE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $78,802.44 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System