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 ADAMS, NEIL E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $78,591.97 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CLAUDIA I Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $78,591.86 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURINTON, DARRYL L Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $78,591.70 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURVILLE, DAVID L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $78,591.42 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, PATRICK V Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,591.40 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, DONNA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $78,591.15 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERKAS, ANGELA G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $78,591.14 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIA, SAM A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $78,590.96 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, THEODORE R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $78,590.74 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHERYL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $78,590.12 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, DOLLY A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $78,589.85 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, MILL Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $78,589.69 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, RONALD A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $78,589.54 Date 02/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANESE, JOANN V Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $78,589.19 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACHMAN, ESTHER A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,588.89 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSANTE, JEROME D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,588.42 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, MARCOS, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $78,587.92 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, MELANIE L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,587.92 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, RODNEY B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $78,587.75 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMPA, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $78,587.42 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEKMUR, ROY L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $78,587.11 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNER, ANN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $78,587.02 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, MATTHEW D Employer name Livingston County Amount $78,586.96 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASSO, JASON A Employer name Livingston County Amount $78,586.96 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKA-COKER, CLARIBELL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,586.16 Date 05/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, ANDREW R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $78,586.03 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TOMMIE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $78,585.40 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, JAMIESON S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $78,585.26 Date 03/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNINGER, PATRICIA E Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $78,585.23 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, STEPHEN Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $78,585.18 Date 11/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBEL, PAUL A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $78,584.36 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,584.06 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DANIEL S Employer name Ontario County Amount $78,583.02 Date 03/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, IRVING C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $78,582.81 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, STEVEN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $78,582.37 Date 03/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, BETHANY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,582.34 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEMAN, RAYMOND E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,581.87 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSE, MATTHEW J Employer name Education Department Amount $78,581.62 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARC E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $78,581.49 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, OSCAR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,581.37 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREADWELL, TIMOTHY B Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $78,580.83 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTERLY, TRACEY A Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $78,580.80 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,579.64 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEN, BONNIE S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $78,579.54 Date 02/24/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DERRICK Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $78,579.43 Date 07/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUDREY, ROBERT J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $78,579.30 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, KELLY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $78,579.28 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $78,578.75 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $78,577.81 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, KENNETH Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $78,577.57 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, AUSTIN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $78,577.47 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATO, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $78,576.76 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SALLY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $78,575.86 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DARRIN Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $78,575.67 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BERTHA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $78,575.40 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, JOHN R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $78,575.36 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, ROBERT J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $78,574.67 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, DAISY H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $78,574.20 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPIRA, STACY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $78,574.17 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCHIODI, KARIN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $78,574.00 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORERO, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $78,573.10 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, ALFRED E, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $78,572.94 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELODY S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $78,572.83 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DAVID J, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,572.80 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRENT R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,572.80 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATH, JOHN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $78,572.64 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSCHAICK, GEORGE H Employer name Bellport Fire District Amount $78,572.47 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANUS, MAUREEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,572.00 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCHYK, HEIDI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,571.90 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBER, JAMES M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $78,571.13 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, JESSIE L Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $78,571.03 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, KENNETH P Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $78,570.70 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVERICK, JOHN C Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $78,570.66 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMBER, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,570.64 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, LINDA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,570.28 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGER, FRANK L Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $78,569.56 Date 05/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, BERNELL A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $78,569.25 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LUZ Z Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $78,569.25 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEBRA J Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $78,568.93 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENAS, KAREN N Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $78,568.86 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOAN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,567.84 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, DAVID C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $78,567.45 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILARDO, ANDREW F Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,567.22 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JASON Employer name City of Norwich Amount $78,567.06 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, KARL G Employer name Hamilton County Amount $78,566.82 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, SCOTT A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $78,566.71 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ALICE M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $78,566.62 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, THOMAS H, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $78,566.07 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, ANITA V Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $78,565.67 Date 04/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFUENTES-TAPIA, DORCA E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $78,565.21 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, SALVATORE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,565.12 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFALONE, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $78,565.10 Date 07/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MICHELLE P Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $78,564.72 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLERS, CATHERINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,564.46 Date 08/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIOLA, ROBERT C Employer name Erie County Amount $78,564.41 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, JENNIFER A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,564.12 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $78,563.66 Date 01/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRECA, DAWN J Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $78,563.12 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, ANTOINETTE C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $78,563.06 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, AUDREY L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $78,562.71 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System