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 MC CAULEY, DANIEL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,534.26 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORSE, LYNN A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $78,534.10 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, ERIC L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $78,533.10 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, KIM Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $78,532.49 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLO, JOSEPH Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,532.48 Date 11/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, JOSHUA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,532.46 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRASZEK-POLOVICH, JANE E Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $78,531.94 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGACY, DENISE L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $78,531.53 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TIMOTHY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $78,531.25 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTATO, RICHARD A Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $78,531.08 Date 08/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHER, KEVIN T Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $78,531.00 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, BRUCE E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $78,530.76 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSWELL, ALAN R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $78,530.74 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESTIN, MARIE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $78,528.82 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUFO, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $78,528.74 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JENNIFER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $78,528.57 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, CATHERINE C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $78,528.18 Date 08/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVITS, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $78,528.14 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, MARTIN C Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $78,528.00 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEFFREY H Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $78,527.78 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYTKO, MYROSLAW Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $78,527.73 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, EARL R, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,527.71 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPANDREA, JAMES T Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $78,527.66 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, DONALD H, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $78,527.53 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEAN, MICHELE S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $78,526.49 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $78,526.31 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSOGNIA, PATRICK R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $78,526.30 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RIENZO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $78,526.22 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSILI, DENISE R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,525.83 Date 12/05/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JASON T Employer name Orange County Amount $78,525.09 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADY, CARL S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $78,524.40 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIARACINA, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $78,524.21 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHLEY, FREDERICK A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $78,524.13 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, CATHY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,523.12 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOWSKI, DENNIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,522.74 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUOD, JASON G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $78,522.42 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, KEVIN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $78,522.20 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, LINDA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $78,522.08 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-PARDO, MALIAKA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $78,521.93 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, KISHA J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $78,521.85 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSENHAUSEN, AMY P Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $78,521.60 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, DIANA DE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $78,521.58 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, CHARLES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,520.87 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNICK, STEVEN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $78,520.29 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, STEPHEN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,520.03 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VANDORN C Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $78,520.00 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $78,519.97 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, PAUL M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,519.92 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, MARY Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $78,519.46 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JOHN R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $78,519.34 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, TAMMY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $78,519.23 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTS, WILLIAM F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,519.22 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRIPPA, ANDREA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $78,519.22 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRUGGS, TAMMIE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $78,518.98 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASBERG, DARRYL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $78,518.88 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, STACY N Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,518.84 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATCHINSON, BRIAN T Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $78,518.66 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JOSEPH Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $78,518.18 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, RICHARD A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $78,517.37 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $78,516.94 Date 07/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MICHAEL P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $78,516.83 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $78,516.69 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KAREN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $78,516.17 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANGO, DENNIS Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,516.16 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, JOHN Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,516.16 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, CODY Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,516.16 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JOHN P Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,516.16 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, EDSON Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,516.16 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILAKOS, EVANGELOS Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $78,516.16 Date 11/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, LAURA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $78,515.97 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DARLENE M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $78,515.79 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,515.76 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGOBBO, MARIO G Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $78,515.59 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, MARYSE C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $78,515.51 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, PAMELA P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $78,514.79 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ADAM A Employer name City of Albany Amount $78,514.78 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHURIN, WIGENS Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $78,514.74 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREGLIA, JOHN E Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $78,514.72 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, SCOTT J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $78,514.42 Date 01/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE DONNELLY, KERRY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $78,514.29 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, GEORGE F, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $78,514.23 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFOLO, DOMINICK M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,514.12 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, ELENA M Employer name Bethpage Water District Amount $78,513.82 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAA, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,513.10 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNA, RICHARD A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $78,512.83 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, PATRICK Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $78,512.69 Date 04/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $78,511.57 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDEN, LAURA E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $78,511.25 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGE, MELANIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $78,511.01 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, PAULA T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $78,510.86 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSELSTEIN, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,510.69 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUGENT, KRISTIN A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $78,510.10 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICCIA, DARLENE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $78,508.99 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANO, ERIC Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $78,508.95 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIGLIANO, FRANK C Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $78,508.72 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMONDS, CORNELL S, JR Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $78,508.71 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORKLE, LATANYA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $78,508.63 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTENUCCI, ANTHONY V Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,508.63 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, FLOYD R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $78,507.99 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MAY E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $78,507.64 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System