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 SOHN, SEUNG S Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,663.30 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRAK, DARREN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,663.30 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANI, KAREN J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $77,663.30 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, VELMA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $77,663.30 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGAJ, LISA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,663.30 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTARI, NI MADE S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,663.30 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, BRIAN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,663.30 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESSLER, KATHRYN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,663.30 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,663.30 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINANSMITH, MICHAEL D Employer name Education Department Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, KARISA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $77,663.30 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, JASON Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $77,663.30 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENIA, EILEENE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $77,663.30 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNONE, KIMBERLY E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUS, KAZIMIERA M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $77,663.30 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELENEY, JUDITH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,663.30 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKLIN, SIMON A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, STEPHEN B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISAR, STEPHEN JOSEPH DOYLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLDT, ADAM V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BARBARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVENGER, STEVEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUA, YEHUI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSSON, T HENRIK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHER, JAMES F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, DAVID C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 12/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, ANDREW J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, JAIMIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSECRANS, BRYAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, DAVID S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPS, BRUCE D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,663.30 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSPAN, MELANIE B Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $77,663.30 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $77,663.30 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEEDIE, BETSY M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $77,663.30 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGHE, YI-YUN L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,663.30 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, COLLEEN P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, MARIE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,663.30 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPIANO, C ANTHONY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,663.30 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, THOMAS L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $77,662.36 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, DAVID L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,662.23 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUEHRS, GARY E Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $77,661.62 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, DENNIS A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,661.58 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLERAN, RICHARD J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,661.03 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VISCOSO, ROSALIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $77,660.70 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, MICHAEL S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,660.61 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOVACEKPRICE, LINDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,660.32 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMAN, LAURA B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,659.64 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI QUINZIO, GIORDANO T Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $77,659.39 Date 12/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, LATONIA D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $77,659.27 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, WENDY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $77,658.17 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNO, JULIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $77,657.92 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSIO, LYNN J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $77,657.56 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, TERESA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $77,657.01 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, THOMAS J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,656.98 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, AMY J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $77,656.74 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, ROSEMARIE F Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $77,656.74 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KELLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $77,656.74 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTEER, DENISE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $77,656.74 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, REBECCA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $77,656.74 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORENGO, JESMARIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,656.72 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $77,656.67 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLEE, ROBERT W Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $77,656.44 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHLER PEREZ, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,656.22 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, SARITA C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,656.19 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIN, DILIPKUMAR C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $77,656.02 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEB, ABUL F M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $77,656.02 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLTCHITSKI, SERGUEI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $77,656.02 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, HARRY N, JR Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $77,655.97 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONA, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $77,655.38 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATFIELD, NATHAN G Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $77,655.20 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JUDITH A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $77,654.97 Date 01/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEILTY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,654.54 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, ROBERT M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $77,654.37 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, JASON W Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $77,654.14 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JOSE N, II Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $77,654.00 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, EDNA I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,653.68 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGGOLI, MATTHEW R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,653.34 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, DERRICK A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,652.14 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, CAROL A Employer name Albany County Amount $77,651.78 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DAVID Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,651.75 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $77,650.89 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, MARIE E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,650.56 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, JUSTINE N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,649.98 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MILTON A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,649.52 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILEY, TERESA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,649.33 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, DAVID M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $77,648.48 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROCAK, HARRY A, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $77,648.32 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CASTRO, HARRY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,647.72 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYMONOWICZ, SANDRA M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $77,647.64 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, LAWRENCE K Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $77,647.51 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JAMES H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,647.51 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, MICHAEL C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $77,646.50 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, RACHEL A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $77,646.48 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $77,646.40 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANITA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $77,646.05 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIEL, VICTOR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $77,645.92 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $77,645.86 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System