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 KRAUZA, CASIMIR F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,489.61 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENCEK, DONALD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $77,489.33 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINEER, RAYMOND K Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $77,489.21 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPAWANA, DANIEL L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $77,488.40 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, TRICIA K Employer name City of Lockport Amount $77,488.09 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KAREN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,487.80 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, DANIELLE D Employer name Greene County Amount $77,487.71 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAY, LOUIS H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $77,487.19 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIGHETTI, LOUIS A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $77,487.10 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIG, KATHRYN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,487.01 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERFIELD, EDWARD C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $77,486.96 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, GREGORY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,486.48 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSO, STEPHEN F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,486.43 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFREY, LINDA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $77,486.36 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANITA, LUIGI A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $77,485.89 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, NATALIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $77,485.64 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,485.59 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SUSAN R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,485.36 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, WILLIAM Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,485.35 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, GLENN S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $77,485.29 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $77,485.29 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,485.11 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JESSICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,485.05 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, GISELLE R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,484.80 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, DEBORAH L Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,484.07 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES G Employer name Manhasset Park District Amount $77,483.80 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DANIEL K Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $77,483.57 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBER, JAMES M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,483.50 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSMA, MARIE G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,483.42 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESHAIES, PATRICK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,483.28 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVELDING, DONALD D, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,482.58 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPANI, BARTOLO A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,482.48 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVRIGATA, NICHOLAS F Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $77,482.34 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ALDRIC M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $77,481.80 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CATHERINE J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,481.63 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MASI, RICHARD Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $77,481.13 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAESSLER, CAROL S Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $77,481.07 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINT, MICHAELA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,480.57 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, KEISHA E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $77,479.71 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REY, CHARLES S, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,479.36 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDSON, MARILYN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,479.06 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAILLER, MEGAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,478.08 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRI, DUSTIN J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $77,477.99 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGENDORPH, CYNTHIA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,477.27 Date 08/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTHOY, JOHN P Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $77,477.16 Date 12/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARELLI, FRANK R, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,476.78 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOR, EDWARD K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,476.72 Date 08/15/1957 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMIRE, DANA P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,476.72 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIE J, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $77,476.59 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RAVEN E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $77,476.56 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, JAMES V Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,476.53 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, YESENIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,476.18 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, RAYMOND R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $77,476.07 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELANO, LYNNE Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $77,475.94 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, RICHARD Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,475.89 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WILLIAM H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $77,475.87 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, PATRICK W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $77,475.73 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTONATO, ROSANNE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $77,475.38 Date 12/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, GIOVANNI Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $77,475.35 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVALLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $77,474.80 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, LESLIE J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $77,474.37 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNA, MARIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,474.04 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSMAS, SOTERIOS S Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $77,474.00 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILMOTT, MAUREEN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $77,473.61 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI-A-PING, JAMIE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,473.06 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CRAIG W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,472.75 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKA, JAN M, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $77,472.59 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,472.55 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEESON, JUSTIN R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,472.53 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBO, ELISE K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,472.52 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ANGEL L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $77,471.97 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBER, MARY M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $77,471.75 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, LAWRENCE S Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $77,471.59 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUFFSMITH, PETER J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $77,471.26 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOBER, JAY C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,471.11 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, CLAIRE E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $77,470.40 Date 09/01/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARIN, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,470.28 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, CRAIG S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,470.24 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLEN, ASHLEY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,469.04 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENDLER, RODNEY T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,468.84 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, PETER W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,468.74 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDYK, JENINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,468.68 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, GUIRLENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,468.40 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, JAMES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,468.08 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JEFFREY G, JR Employer name City of Middletown Amount $77,467.81 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLS, SCOTT T Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $77,467.47 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMAROO, VARUN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $77,466.50 Date 04/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, NIKHIL V Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,466.29 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, TROY M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,466.14 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $77,465.61 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON HEIN, CHARLOTTE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $77,464.91 Date 12/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHOFF, RAYMOND G Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $77,464.62 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEN, JEFFREY M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $77,464.61 Date 12/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDINGER, ERIN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,464.20 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JASKOWIAK, MICHAEL N Employer name Erie County Amount $77,464.14 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMANN, WILLIAM R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $77,463.34 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSAS, EMILY J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $77,462.90 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JACQUELINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,462.75 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FRANK W Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $77,462.47 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, RANDY P Employer name City of Olean Amount $77,461.89 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System