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 ROBBINS, MARIANNE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $77,841.86 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURGENS, HELENE J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,841.69 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JASON M Employer name Warren County Amount $77,841.65 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, JAMES T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $77,841.51 Date 02/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, DARCY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $77,841.43 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, ALLISON R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,841.35 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENSTAT, JOY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,841.01 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILLING, SHAWN J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $77,840.99 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DENNIS E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,840.83 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNE-ANNEE, SABRINA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $77,840.62 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPRA, PARVESH C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, MARC P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, RICHARD L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, DEEPALI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMMO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULUK, ROBERT R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DAWN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPON, EMERITO D C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,840.62 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORST, NICHOLAS R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $77,840.62 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENGOWE, EZINNE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,840.62 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNE-ANNEE, CHRISTINA C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,840.62 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, BETH J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,840.30 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANIRI, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $77,838.83 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WANDA T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,838.64 Date 11/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,837.92 Date 12/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CONRADO F Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $77,837.69 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, MICHELLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,837.09 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $77,836.92 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELSEY, SHERRY A Employer name Ontario County Amount $77,836.80 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $77,836.57 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPPERT, JAMES A Employer name Department of State Amount $77,836.46 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOHN R Employer name City of Elmira Amount $77,836.42 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSSERT, ROGER Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,836.41 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, SHELLY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $77,836.20 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, RICHARD T Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $77,835.49 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURAN, RAVIN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,835.42 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, KENNETH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,835.14 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, BRADFORD S Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,835.12 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHRYN B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,834.74 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIAH-CARBONE, SIBY MARY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $77,834.34 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSS, ANNA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $77,833.27 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIPE, THOMAS S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,832.74 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $77,832.56 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAS, NICOLE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,832.45 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, TONICA D Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,832.20 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKECHNIE, MARK S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,832.14 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNE, ALLISON M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,831.93 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSOLO, EUGENE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $77,831.47 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GINELLE T Employer name Warren County Amount $77,831.32 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, SEAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $77,831.23 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, NICHOLAS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,830.41 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGER, JAMES C Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $77,829.70 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, DANIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,829.50 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKAVAGE, JOSEPH E Employer name Orange County Amount $77,829.42 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, RANDY T Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $77,829.36 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECKENSTEIN, MICHAEL D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $77,828.98 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $77,828.66 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $77,827.86 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOTTA, ROBERT C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,827.78 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $77,827.76 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANI, RICHARD N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $77,827.65 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, GERALD J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $77,827.50 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DAVID T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $77,825.86 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTA, DOMINIC C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,825.62 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTRAMSKAS, BETH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $77,825.50 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MELISSA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,825.41 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECARO, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $77,825.09 Date 10/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, SEAN P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,824.83 Date 08/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLENTINO, ED W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,824.52 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUFFO, MICHAEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,824.35 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELSANG, ERIC L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,824.26 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, LAURA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,823.93 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCH, CARLTON J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,823.83 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ERIC T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $77,823.82 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DAVID M Employer name Yates County Amount $77,823.23 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RELINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,823.00 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, KENNETH A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $77,822.34 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BRENDA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,822.16 Date 11/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOW, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,821.71 Date 05/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, MICHAEL A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $77,821.29 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OXFORD, KAI C Employer name City of Middletown Amount $77,821.19 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWNE, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,821.11 Date 04/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, PATRICIA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,820.96 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JASON R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,820.91 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERT B Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,820.87 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIQUET, FREDERICK T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,820.60 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPARI, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,820.18 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CAROL Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $77,820.06 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAURET, ARTHUR C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,819.30 Date 12/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AAB, DOUGLAS E Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $77,819.14 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN-MOORE, KARLECHIA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,818.97 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, PABLO V Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $77,818.72 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, WIGBERTO Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $77,818.67 Date 02/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TA'SHANNA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,818.42 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGONE, JERRY Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,818.33 Date 11/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIO, ERIC M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,818.05 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, MARK A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $77,817.62 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERLY, SCOTT E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $77,817.21 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, TAMBE-TYSHA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $77,815.72 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, ROBERT M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $77,815.69 Date 02/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System