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 PARENT, SCOT T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $77,461.61 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, EVELYN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,461.56 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERMOSO, ALEX Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,461.49 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINA, FRANK J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $77,461.38 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, PHILLIP Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $77,461.33 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERFER, CAROL M Employer name Columbia County Amount $77,461.06 Date 08/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,460.72 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, DAVID E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,460.65 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, ERWIN L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $77,460.14 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GERALD L, JR Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $77,460.02 Date 07/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZARACO, DANIEL J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,460.02 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,459.84 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, SAMUEL J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $77,459.11 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIR, AARON Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,459.01 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,458.31 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZEMINSKI, MATTHEW A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,458.24 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSEN, PETER Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $77,458.04 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENURE, NANCY A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $77,457.00 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, THOMAS E Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,456.50 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZA, RANDY B Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $77,456.43 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLAUMER, RUDOLPH E Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,456.37 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBEE, GARY M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $77,456.21 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPEE, THOMAS F Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $77,456.18 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTNER, JESSICA P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $77,456.15 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESSLER, BRIAN C Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $77,455.53 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DREW W Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,455.34 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRUCE D, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $77,454.81 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, ANDREW J, III Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,454.50 Date 05/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDSMAN, EVETTE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $77,454.26 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTIARACHCHI, MARIE H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,454.00 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, AARON L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $77,453.37 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HEADLEY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $77,453.22 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, CATHERINE A Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $77,453.14 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMPTON, DEBRA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $77,452.86 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,452.83 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KENNETH D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $77,452.43 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SHARON L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $77,452.35 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA-HILL, ISMENIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,452.16 Date 10/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, PHILLIP G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,451.51 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, KAREN Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,451.31 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANG, JAMILLE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,450.51 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, KATHRYN E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $77,450.35 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, MARGARET A Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $77,450.02 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEVA, MARI N Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,449.56 Date 07/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, ANGELO Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,449.56 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTI, MARK J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,449.56 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBE, CHERYL A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $77,449.54 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, RICHARD M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $77,448.73 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METELLUS, JASMINE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $77,447.94 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, MICHAEL YAO WEN Employer name Merrick Library Amount $77,447.88 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGEN, BARBARA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,447.81 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENEKA, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $77,447.76 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDONI, MATTHEW A Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $77,447.66 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDER, MARYANN Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $77,447.06 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, DOROTHY M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $77,446.96 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLO, AURELIO J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $77,446.82 Date 07/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CICIRIELLO, DAVID M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $77,446.33 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMACH, TIMOTHY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,445.93 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, PAUL E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $77,445.54 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSAW, MARGARET A Employer name Lewis County Amount $77,445.45 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, CHARLES L Employer name City of Middletown Amount $77,444.63 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBRO, RONALD K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $77,444.44 Date 05/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,444.43 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUU, THANH K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,444.43 Date 06/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOSTE, KIM MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $77,443.98 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONNIE, KIRSTEN C Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $77,443.93 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERBIN, ANDREA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $77,443.43 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST BROWN, LEIGHANN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,443.43 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKO, JOSEPH A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $77,443.35 Date 10/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, J ROGER Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $77,443.12 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, RUPERT L Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $77,442.83 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, FRANCESCO Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,442.77 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLAND, DENISE M Employer name Village of Thomaston Amount $77,442.41 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOTTE, ANTHONY T Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $77,442.03 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENADETTE, KEVIN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,441.84 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MARK A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $77,441.77 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,441.36 Date 09/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, FRANK M, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $77,440.12 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUERST, PETER E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,440.08 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KENNETH J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $77,439.85 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, NANCI E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,439.31 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFERSON Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $77,438.85 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JANET M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $77,438.57 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMER, MARY B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,437.93 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNA, JOHN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,437.93 Date 12/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $77,437.74 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUMA, JEAN P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,437.47 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, AMANDA B Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $77,437.08 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZURCO, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,436.88 Date 03/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICKI, PAUL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,436.73 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OITICE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $77,436.52 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, JOANNE M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $77,435.45 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZESE, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,434.95 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, MICHAEL K Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $77,434.80 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, MICHAEL G Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $77,433.96 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTUP, RICHARD M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,433.61 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIENDO, LINDA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,433.48 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, LAURA M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,432.73 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH T Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,432.73 Date 06/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, KENNETH S Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,432.73 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System