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 MURA, DANIEL M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $78,272.64 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ISRAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,272.59 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROW, DONALD L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $78,272.52 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENCHOWAY, LAURA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $78,272.12 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPLER, THOMAS M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $78,271.82 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IABONI, ROSEMARY L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $78,271.81 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, REGINA M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $78,271.60 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, MARK J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $78,271.21 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CRAIG T Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,271.18 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RARICK, DAVID R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,270.22 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, SAJI M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,269.21 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, DANIEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $78,268.56 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROYSMAN, YURIY N Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $78,268.48 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $78,268.36 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, CATHERINE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $78,268.34 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DANIEL, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $78,267.74 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, HOWARD J, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $78,267.54 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAENZER, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,267.37 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, ROBERT G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $78,266.70 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $78,266.61 Date 11/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, JAMES M Employer name City of Olean Amount $78,266.48 Date 06/07/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEPIN, JANE Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $78,265.62 Date 09/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DOUGLAS R, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $78,265.45 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLCLOUGH, KYLE J Employer name City of Oneida Amount $78,265.19 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, GEORGE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,265.16 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBL, MARGARET G Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $78,265.09 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMO, JOSEPH Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $78,264.94 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $78,264.67 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, VERNON M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,264.16 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $78,264.03 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $78,263.83 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHWELL, LISA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $78,263.18 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, EDWARD W Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $78,263.03 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, LIJIA S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $78,262.91 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $78,262.90 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, PAUL C Employer name Ontario County Amount $78,262.83 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASOCK, SANDRA P Employer name Lewis County Amount $78,262.50 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGUT, MICHAEL T Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $78,262.48 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIP, ALLAN J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $78,261.87 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOUVEIA, GABRIEL G Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $78,261.75 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, NANCY L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $78,261.75 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLE, TODD M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $78,261.73 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGEL, JAMES F Employer name Albany County Amount $78,261.66 Date 10/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ERIN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,261.48 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, THOMAS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $78,261.17 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, ELAINE M Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $78,260.86 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CLINTON W, III Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $78,260.45 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDRAS, KIMBERLY E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $78,260.41 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUGHEL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,260.10 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, MARI E Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $78,260.02 Date 11/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULLO, CATHERINE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,259.93 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DANIEL H Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $78,259.90 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Jefferson Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $78,259.52 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JAMES J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $78,258.77 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVA, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $78,258.40 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKLE, ALAN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $78,258.37 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $78,258.16 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, JAMES M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $78,258.08 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUM, IRA P Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $78,257.72 Date 06/02/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, GEORGES M, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $78,257.37 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, STEPHEN T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $78,257.12 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Elmira Amount $78,256.95 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUGEN, CLAYTON N Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $78,256.90 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TIMOTHY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $78,256.52 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, LEIGH R Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $78,256.36 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, DENISE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,256.36 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, JAMES J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $78,256.36 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLEY, NOREEN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,256.36 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHAEGEN, TIM N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $78,256.36 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERIS, FRANK J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,256.36 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLINGS, LORNA E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $78,256.33 Date 07/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIA, LAWRENCE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,256.21 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MATTHEW T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $78,256.01 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOETH, JAMES T Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $78,255.81 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISEREAU, DARREN R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $78,255.77 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILEO, VITA L Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $78,255.36 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGLOWSKI, ROBERT G Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $78,254.93 Date 11/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTH, GARY R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $78,254.51 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPP, BARBARA E Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $78,254.48 Date 03/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAR, JOANN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $78,254.28 Date 08/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, JAMES M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,254.14 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICINBOTHEM, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $78,252.85 Date 12/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERIDDER, JOHN J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,252.81 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON-GOELOE, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $78,252.79 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARNED, LUKE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $78,252.21 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, THOMAS G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $78,252.19 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BRIAN Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $78,252.07 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIST, MICHAEL J Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $78,251.67 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KIM Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $78,251.39 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, MARY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $78,251.34 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, RICHARD O Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $78,250.97 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANALO, DENNIS R Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $78,250.54 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWENLAUE, LISA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $78,250.16 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, VINCENT Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $78,249.98 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, FRANCISCO R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,249.91 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGO, DAVID M Employer name Ontario County Amount $78,249.80 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, BRYAN R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $78,249.61 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ANDIE L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $78,249.51 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA BEAUHARNAIS, ROSE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $78,249.37 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, TRACY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $78,248.98 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System