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 DEAN, DAVID C Employer name City of Troy Amount $77,286.43 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLWINKLE, CATHERINE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,286.20 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $77,286.13 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZ, TAMI Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $77,285.99 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, CHRISTINE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,285.23 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARSHA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,285.22 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHARON Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,285.16 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ELIZABETH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,285.12 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, NANCY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,285.12 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, KEITH E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,285.10 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEMETTE, GARY F Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $77,284.94 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, ANDREW L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $77,284.78 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JAMES I Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $77,284.61 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIL, JUSTIN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,284.54 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, JEFFERY B Employer name City of Cortland Amount $77,284.36 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAMORA, JOHN L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,284.35 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, KIM M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $77,283.86 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Troy Amount $77,283.53 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURA, EMINE A Employer name Ontario County Amount $77,282.38 Date 03/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LETA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,282.08 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, NICHOLE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $77,281.41 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFERTY, MARY E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $77,281.27 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVEREST, DENIS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,280.42 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENNEAU, KARL A, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,279.94 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIOMENI, GIOVANNI Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $77,279.18 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOK, KIMBERLY L Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,278.83 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, LISA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $77,278.62 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO, GINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,278.59 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $77,278.59 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOAN, COLT C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $77,278.37 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, DAVID E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,278.02 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, PAUL Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $77,277.78 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIDIO, JESSE T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,277.00 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZUB, STANLEY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,276.99 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, LINDA M Employer name Essex County Amount $77,276.84 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONEYWELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $77,276.45 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, LATOYA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,276.39 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, JOHN R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,276.05 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANDREW T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $77,275.97 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, BROOKE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $77,275.88 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CARL L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,275.61 Date 08/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, RAYMOND W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $77,275.44 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, LAVERNE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $77,275.32 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCCA, JAMES V Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $77,275.29 Date 12/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, WILLIAM Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,275.21 Date 03/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, PETER C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,275.00 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKNEY, LISA A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $77,274.43 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEDER, WILLIAM F Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $77,274.37 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFROTH, GINA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,274.17 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, GERALD M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,274.13 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, HAROLD R Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEPOJU, EMMANUEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, ANDREW B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 11/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNELL, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DUANE F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/07/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGER, BRIAN K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL YOUNSI, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGOE, DANIEL K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGH, STEVEN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, WILLIAM C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREKELER, PAUL G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDGRAF, MARK J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASALLE, R PAUL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTUK, MARGARET Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKO, STEVEN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANTEN, DAVID P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DARLENE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/17/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, JOHN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,273.40 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMARR, MARK G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, GILBERT R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $77,273.40 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIODATI, THOMAS D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVICCARO, ANGELO E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, PETER C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $77,273.40 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHINI, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOR, PAUL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHUP, WILLIAM R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHNIK, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, MARIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYDRA, DANIEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, JOEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, DAVID D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/27/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOWKA, ROBERT T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/23/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, DANIEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, KEITH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $77,273.40 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRUCE G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,273.40 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, ERNEST J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,273.40 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, WARREN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,273.40 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, TODD W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,273.40 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, DANIEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,273.40 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROST, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLITTIER, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRUANO, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGILOSI, ANN MARIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,273.40 Date 06/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System