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 COLTON, RAND P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,644.91 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERAS, JULIO, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,643.80 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTZMINGER, KYEILLA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,643.70 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, MIRIAM E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $77,643.55 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, BENJAMIN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,643.53 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOLECKI, MATTHEW W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,643.21 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, LAVERN A Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $77,643.06 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREISER, KELLY A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $77,642.96 Date 10/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORDMANN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rye Amount $77,642.88 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLE, EVANGELINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,641.72 Date 07/08/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, REBECCA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,641.14 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, ROBERT B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,640.72 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELBERG, CAROL Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $77,639.36 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, STEVEN D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,639.27 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, ENRIQUE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,639.00 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, KIM-MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,638.76 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANDRE S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $77,638.64 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRIE, ROBERT A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $77,638.43 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICARDI, JAMES, JR Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $77,637.88 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CHAD M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,637.82 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABE, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $77,637.42 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADAGHIANI-TABRIZI, AVIDEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,637.17 Date 03/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, COURTNEY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $77,637.04 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ARTHUR D, JR Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $77,636.88 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,636.87 Date 06/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMUTH, KRISTEN D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,636.24 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, DANIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,636.18 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, CHRIS A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,636.11 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLON, CHARLES T, JR Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $77,635.95 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMELZINGER, JOE D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,635.92 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY, EVERETT Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,635.89 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $77,635.81 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,635.75 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, CATHERINE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $77,635.32 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEFCIK, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,635.29 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLERIE, SCOTT F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $77,634.49 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATER, DAVID M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $77,634.03 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KEVIN T Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $77,633.90 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, CARLOS Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,633.84 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAR, DAVID W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $77,633.38 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIMONT, EDMUND W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $77,632.93 Date 12/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZMAN, ALEKSANDER Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,632.82 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABLER, JERALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $77,632.43 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPFER, MICHELLE L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,631.91 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, KRISTOPHER A Employer name Genesee County Amount $77,631.74 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGANO, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,631.47 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREU, JOSEPH J Employer name Livingston County Amount $77,631.17 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, CAROL M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $77,630.81 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARTIN A, JR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $77,630.27 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JEANNE T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,630.00 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKART, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,629.94 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,629.94 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITSAKOS, GERALDINE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,629.94 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYE, VEDETTE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,629.94 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, PATRICIA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,629.93 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTENUCCI, ANGELO, JR Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $77,629.89 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, VALERIE B Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $77,628.75 Date 01/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAMOURS, VALANCIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $77,628.60 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ELIZABETH J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,628.46 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RICHARD M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $77,627.50 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LORI Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $77,626.38 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDYN, BRIAN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $77,626.10 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, CATHERINE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,625.61 Date 07/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSINI, RICHARD T Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,625.54 Date 02/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRECKEL, ROBERT S Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $77,625.29 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, DENNIS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,625.27 Date 08/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNEY, KENNETH E Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,625.19 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ALFRED L Employer name Albany Convention Center Auth. Amount $77,625.08 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, SUSIE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $77,624.76 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, MARK P Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $77,624.67 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, CAROLE M Employer name Broome County Amount $77,624.53 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ADAM C Employer name Thorobred Breed Dev Fund Corp. Amount $77,624.31 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTA-HUBBARD, SHAWN M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $77,623.99 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, ALAN L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,623.61 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMORUYI, MICHAEL O Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $77,623.44 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, EDWARD A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,622.93 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $77,622.72 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, JOSEPH J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $77,622.41 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HEUSEN, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Cortland Amount $77,622.36 Date 02/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC EWAN, DAVID S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $77,621.96 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISKE, JAMES W Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,621.30 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, ALPHONSE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $77,621.08 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LISA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,620.59 Date 01/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHNER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $77,620.45 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,620.41 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,620.14 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWITCH, CHERYL M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,620.09 Date 08/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCAK, ALLISON M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,619.97 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHERRY L Employer name Town of Evans Amount $77,619.95 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHORNEY, RYAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,619.62 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JACQUETTA C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $77,619.59 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARPENTIER, MARK W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $77,619.48 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSON, LORI J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,619.39 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELER, GERARD J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $77,618.98 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSELL, EDWARD A, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $77,618.60 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEPPLER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $77,618.48 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JASON A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $77,618.28 Date 02/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, KRISTA S Employer name Orange County Amount $77,616.98 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, GEORGE D Employer name Orange County Amount $77,616.77 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLAPENNA, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $77,616.43 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System