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 LA BOMBARD, MATTHEW F Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $77,029.79 Date 01/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARISTY, LUIS F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $77,029.79 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTZ, KIMBERLY S Employer name Chemung County Amount $77,029.32 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, KIMBERLY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,029.31 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PHILIP Z Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,028.99 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARS, MARK K Employer name Town of Victor Amount $77,027.63 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $77,027.44 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TIMOTHY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,027.36 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SEAN M Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $77,027.15 Date 07/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, VALERIE D Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $77,027.04 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROZA, JEANNE Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $77,026.97 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $77,026.89 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, GERALD R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $77,026.83 Date 10/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDBAUER, KRISTINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $77,026.83 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPE, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,026.82 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRACLOUGH, BRIAN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,026.57 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, CRAIG A Employer name Chemung County Amount $77,026.45 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, FELIX A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $77,025.98 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, PATRICIA J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $77,025.40 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, IZETTA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $77,024.90 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDERMAN, DENISE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,024.78 Date 03/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,024.31 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, ALICE H Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,023.97 Date 01/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, JASON J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,022.98 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JAMES C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,022.91 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNOH, MARTINA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,022.76 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORAL, PETER Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $77,022.55 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, MANI M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,021.93 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICENTE, GEORGE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $77,020.51 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEHART, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $77,020.26 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, SUZIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,020.20 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, STEFANI CLAIRE, MS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,020.18 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MARK E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,020.03 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HEATHER Employer name Wyoming County Amount $77,020.02 Date 01/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, DAVID J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $77,019.80 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JAMES P Employer name Erie County Amount $77,019.59 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, CATHY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $77,019.40 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVEZ, LIZA I Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $77,019.31 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROW, KRIS T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,019.18 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLO, VICTOR F Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,018.62 Date 11/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, DOUGLAS O, JR Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $77,018.36 Date 04/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, JASON P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,018.25 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BERNARD L Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $77,017.71 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEKVOSS, MICHELE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $77,017.66 Date 01/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLEON, KIMBERLY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,017.56 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, KAREN L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $77,017.50 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $77,017.16 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNENWEIN, MICHAEL Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,017.09 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,016.91 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CARVER Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,016.83 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOUQUIN, DENNIS A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $77,016.33 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCKSON, JUDITH L Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $77,016.10 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-FALU, AIXA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,015.90 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, FRANCES O Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,015.90 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH, SULTAN Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $77,015.59 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, ROBERT M Employer name City of Utica Amount $77,015.12 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAIVA, MARIA L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $77,014.86 Date 03/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCIOTTI, GERARD J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $77,014.36 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JAMES T Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $77,014.34 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, SEAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,014.24 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONELL, GEORGE W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $77,014.05 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,013.82 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITY, MARIA C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $77,013.60 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,013.53 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIPPIN, ANU R Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $77,013.23 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGEON, DANIELLE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,013.19 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAGO, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $77,012.83 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHELLE M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $77,012.46 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNAM, SUSAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,012.40 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANO, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,012.33 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CHUNWAI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,012.00 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $77,011.44 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, STARR N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,011.41 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPERO, CARMEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,010.94 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,010.88 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,010.73 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, LOUIS M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $77,010.35 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISTOW, LLOYD R, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,010.19 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRELICK, KATRINA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $77,010.01 Date 08/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOHN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $77,009.68 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRIOUS, GEORGE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,008.41 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $77,008.32 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ERIC S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $77,007.99 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIM, JEFFREY A Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $77,007.72 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, MATTHEW J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $77,007.39 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, CYNTHIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,006.60 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMIERI, DOLORES Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $77,005.95 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBADENOYRA, EDUARDO N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,005.91 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, TAMMY B Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $77,005.80 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDWARD, ERROL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $77,005.64 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, VICTORIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $77,005.20 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, DARREN K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,005.16 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EVELYN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,005.03 Date 07/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, MONSERRATE Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,004.45 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAGNA, PAUL P Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $77,004.18 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, NEIL A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,003.94 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ARDELLA J Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $77,003.10 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,002.82 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUST, DEVIN A Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $77,002.56 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Utica Amount $77,002.33 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System