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 AMBROSE, DAVID P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,589.22 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN D, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,589.00 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DIANE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,588.82 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, NANCY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,588.10 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAUTTI, GLENN T, JR Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $77,587.93 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTO, NICOLE L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $77,587.88 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, BRIAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,587.71 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDDINGS, BRUCE C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,586.97 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, STEVEN R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,586.96 Date 04/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, RICHARD D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $77,586.63 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, KELLY A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $77,586.30 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCINDOR, JEAN-PIERRE, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,586.27 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERT, BRIAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,586.12 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDS, BRIAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $77,586.02 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEK, JASON L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,585.70 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, JO A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $77,585.47 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOWSKY, ANTONINA GRACE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $77,585.47 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUCINAJ, DILA Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $77,584.79 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, PATRICK S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,584.52 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANETTI, JUDY L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $77,583.66 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, STEPHANIE L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,583.65 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, SANDI A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,583.61 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLION, JOSHUA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,583.41 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOITIA, MICHELLE L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $77,583.35 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKETT, RACHEL C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,583.29 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATO, DAVID R Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,583.28 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, DOROTHY A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $77,582.89 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $77,582.88 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROSS G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,581.82 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIALLANZA, FRANK C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,581.71 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLILLO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $77,581.52 Date 09/18/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHON, SHELLA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $77,581.28 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CYNTHIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,581.19 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANFORD, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $77,581.17 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOZIER, ASKIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,581.10 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERHOLM, KEVIN V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $77,581.02 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OGDEN, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,581.01 Date 12/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELI, JOHN V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,580.96 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSE, KAREN J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,580.21 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, BRYAN R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,579.38 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, DAVID S Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $77,579.35 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSILIEV, DMITRI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,579.32 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVANCO, NAOMI C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,578.79 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAR, HOLLY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $77,578.52 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIM M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $77,576.90 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERS, R DARRYL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,576.75 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORAWSKI, KAREN S Employer name Lewis County Amount $77,576.27 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARNEY, JUDITH K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,576.16 Date 11/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTENSEN, MARY L Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $77,575.98 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, LYNNE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,575.86 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, ROBERT M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $77,575.71 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKOWSKI, MARY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,575.42 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, KATHERINE V Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,575.33 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPP, SUSAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $77,575.16 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, KATHLEEN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,574.90 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARITY, PETER A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $77,574.62 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $77,574.29 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $77,573.52 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, ROBERT K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,573.12 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, RONALD W Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $77,572.84 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, NANCY Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,572.79 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, SHARVELLE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $77,572.28 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MILLE, DORY ANNE M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $77,572.08 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, SCOTT D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $77,571.43 Date 11/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NOVLETTE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $77,571.10 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARK J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,570.59 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, DANIEL L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,570.07 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICK, ROBERT SCOTT Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $77,570.04 Date 05/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THYKKOOTTATHIL JOY, ANCHALA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $77,569.38 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIAZZO, GLORIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EDWARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 01/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DIANE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBALVO, MINDY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 10/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-HILL, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROMACK, KATHLEEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGUORI, THOMAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,569.30 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHN, KIMBERLY A, MS Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $77,569.02 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVINO, CARMINE A Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $77,568.88 Date 03/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESGROTTES, REGINAL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,568.61 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTUOSO, FRANK J Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,568.17 Date 08/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASI, HECTOR A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,567.83 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNONE, SHANA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $77,567.68 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, VIRGINIA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $77,567.37 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, DONALD F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $77,566.83 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,566.27 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICART, DONN A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $77,566.17 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $77,565.98 Date 02/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DIANE E Employer name Orange County Amount $77,565.98 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, RAFAEL Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $77,565.54 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JOSEPH M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $77,565.43 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOPETU, BAMIDELE S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $77,565.43 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $77,565.26 Date 06/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, DAVID G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $77,564.92 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEVENIN, VICTORIA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $77,564.62 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEREMETA, MARK J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,564.12 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUTT, JAMES R Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $77,563.95 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENN, PATRICK Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $77,563.60 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ROBERT W Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,563.35 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISELHART, NEIL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $77,562.60 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System