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 GREY, SANDRA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $77,208.79 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JACQUELINE L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $77,208.38 Date 03/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABER, KAREN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,208.31 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALEY, DEBRA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,208.04 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, CHARLES Z Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,208.04 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZER, KELCEY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,208.04 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEUERWALD, AMY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,208.04 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, TOBIAS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,208.04 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNARD, BRUCE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,208.04 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,208.04 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,208.04 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HANNELORE F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,208.04 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ALEJANDRO G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,208.04 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKEY, ALYSSA W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $77,208.04 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, THOMAS M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,208.04 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMOULIS, GERASIMOS Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,208.04 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PATRICK E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,208.04 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TRISHIA P Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $77,208.04 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DONALD H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,208.04 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPIEC, NICOLE L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,208.04 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTE, LYNDA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,208.04 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,208.04 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBA, LAUREN E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,208.04 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZINGER, KATHERINE L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $77,208.02 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, JULIE ANN, MS Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,207.85 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, MICHAEL S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,207.10 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINO, MARIANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,206.21 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JOHN F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,206.16 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,206.09 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,206.09 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINKE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,206.09 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDEN, TRISHA LYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,206.05 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGAJ, DAWN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,206.03 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DANIEL T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $77,205.96 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIM L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,205.55 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URIARTE, JOHN A, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,205.40 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERER, DOUGLAS W Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,205.12 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFASO, ERICA R Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $77,205.09 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBNER, CINDI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,204.14 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENYAGUYEVA, TATYANA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $77,204.14 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, TIFFANY H Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $77,203.88 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARK V Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,203.85 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLENGEE, LOREEN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $77,203.71 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOMAR, RHONDA L Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $77,203.68 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASAITIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $77,203.46 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $77,203.41 Date 07/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTANIK, MAUREEN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,202.73 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGELL, KAREN Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,202.45 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WALTER J, JR Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $77,202.35 Date 09/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, WILLIAM K Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,202.01 Date 03/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, NATALEE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,201.85 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, HOWARD E, III Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $77,201.57 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, FRANK J Employer name Albany County Amount $77,201.51 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, YVETTE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,201.31 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, FRANK P Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $77,201.24 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDNA E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $77,201.22 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $77,201.16 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, JEFFREY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,200.79 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, TRACEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,200.56 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DIANA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $77,200.30 Date 11/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLA, LORETTA J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,200.16 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGIN WEICHBRODT, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,200.00 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, JOHN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,200.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOTTERON, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,200.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, CLAIRE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $77,199.88 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARMEN J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,198.94 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,198.89 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MICHAEL D Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $77,198.46 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $77,198.14 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID M, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $77,198.13 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, SHADAI M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $77,197.75 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, NICHOLAS Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $77,197.31 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IYER, CHITRA K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,196.84 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, NICOLE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,196.84 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,196.52 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,196.22 Date 05/12/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, DIANE Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $77,196.21 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $77,195.35 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACHINO, SAM N, III Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $77,194.62 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KRISTIN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,194.18 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARD, JOSHUA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,194.13 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORAL, CARL J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $77,194.00 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, JOAN P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,193.99 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRIAN F Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,193.49 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTNIEWSKI, DEAN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $77,193.42 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENG, JENNY Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $77,193.27 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, KENNETH J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,193.24 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JASON P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $77,193.17 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOBIN, NADIA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,193.08 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, TISHA A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $77,193.04 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADOVANI, RAYMOND Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,192.82 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, APRELL C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,192.71 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, ALEXANDER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,192.65 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLER, DOUGLAS K Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $77,192.23 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLIKOWSKI, PATTY JO Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,192.08 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JEFFREY M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $77,191.34 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBUTINA, DEBORAH S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,191.18 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONETTE, JAMES Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $77,190.65 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IONTA, STEVEN Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,190.46 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRUCE B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $77,190.21 Date 06/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System