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 GRANT, BONNIE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $77,979.77 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAPANZANO, DANIEL G Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $77,978.56 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOHN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,978.45 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTERGOOD, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,978.42 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORONOWICZ, SZYMON Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,978.33 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, TODD W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,977.90 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, ANN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,977.78 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $77,977.77 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAMES E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $77,977.73 Date 01/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSIFER, LARRY L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $77,977.71 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIO, ROWELL T Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $77,976.99 Date 04/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIME, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $77,976.41 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, KERRIN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,976.35 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KATHY A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $77,976.09 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, WILLIAM P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $77,976.06 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUX, DAWN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,975.82 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOITKOSKI, PAUL E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $77,975.51 Date 10/05/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIGAN, SEAN R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $77,975.47 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILS, DAVID R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,975.22 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGER, MERCY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,975.17 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, DAVID S Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $77,974.94 Date 11/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMETT, EUGENE J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $77,974.76 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, MICHAEL V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,974.52 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEICHERT, PAUL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,974.52 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERB, RAYMOND R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,974.34 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, GORDON A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $77,974.28 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CHYRIL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,974.00 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANATO, BARBARA E Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $77,973.60 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOSEPH E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $77,973.22 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, EDWARD W, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,972.44 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, JAMES P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $77,972.44 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUSTIN Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $77,971.84 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURIAN, SHINOJ J Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $77,971.66 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADSIT, SCOTT A Employer name City of Utica Amount $77,970.49 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASSERO, JOANNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,970.36 Date 08/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BARBARA S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,970.36 Date 05/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, JESSICA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,969.18 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, BARBARA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,968.99 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, MARIE A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,968.77 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIMA, MABATHO L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $77,968.18 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRING, JEANNIE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,967.53 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATYSHEVA, ALLA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,966.77 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, ROBIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,966.72 Date 09/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LIZABETH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $77,965.98 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, STEPHEN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,965.71 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, FERN J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $77,965.56 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, MARK H Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,965.38 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMES E Employer name Village of Florida Amount $77,963.93 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOCK, MARK L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $77,963.84 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, DONALD C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $77,963.84 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, GETHRIN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $77,963.41 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, DAVID W Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $77,962.80 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYABCHENKO, OLEKSANDR Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $77,962.05 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, LISA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $77,961.92 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANA, VINCENT Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,961.47 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,960.96 Date 01/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAMINSKAYA, IRINA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $77,960.86 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, FRANKLYN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,960.75 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, BRIAN K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,960.44 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELYCZKO, PAUL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $77,960.20 Date 10/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,959.75 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAS, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $77,959.29 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, RONNIE A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,959.16 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETTON-DUFFY, MARCIA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,958.98 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSBENDER, DONALD M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,958.80 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARIAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,958.67 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, SARA K Employer name City of Middletown Amount $77,958.22 Date 09/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAATZ, TOBY T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,958.01 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINLINGER, DIANE Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $77,957.81 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENLE, SHARON A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $77,957.55 Date 02/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARTNER, FRANK T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $77,957.51 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LINDA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,957.47 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $77,957.31 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMINDO, STEVEN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $77,957.13 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCY, THERESA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $77,956.07 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, SUE A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $77,956.03 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MELISSA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,955.90 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, CAROLINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,955.90 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLET, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,955.90 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, KRISTOPHER W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,955.78 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, JOSEPH K Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $77,955.54 Date 09/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCUREK, KATHRYN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $77,955.30 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCOY, ANGELA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,955.05 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, NYCIL Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,954.45 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RACHEL M, MS Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $77,954.27 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, JORDAN C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $77,953.80 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGROSA, DIANA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,953.55 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHNNY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,953.13 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, KAREN J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $77,952.93 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNAN, ANDREW Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,952.83 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, DAVID C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,952.48 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, MARGARET A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $77,952.24 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, JAMES E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,952.04 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TAMARA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,951.76 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIDD, KAREN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,951.61 Date 09/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEN, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $77,951.60 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHESON, MARYLOU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,951.38 Date 08/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEROS, BENJAMIN C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $77,951.23 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENER, JAMES M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $77,951.14 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, DREW M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,950.88 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System