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 SMITH, CHARLES P Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,165.37 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PETER J Employer name Erie County Amount $76,165.34 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORATO, RICHARD J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $76,165.03 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, JAMIE L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $76,164.88 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $76,164.80 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ADDEZIO, JOSEPH C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $76,164.75 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, ERIC C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,164.60 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOTT, THOMAS E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,164.43 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAPODIS, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,164.37 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, CLAUDIA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $76,163.89 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,163.77 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESAIN, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $76,163.58 Date 08/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TYLER J Employer name Department of Law Amount $76,163.48 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, DAVID S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $76,163.33 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANAMBURGH, LINDA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,163.20 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, FAUNIER Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $76,163.15 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, JOEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $76,162.84 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOHOE, JAMES P Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $76,162.54 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JEFFREY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,162.24 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ANKEN, JACK C Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $76,161.74 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, NEAL O Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $76,161.49 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, PAULETTE Employer name Erie County Amount $76,161.34 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MILTON Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,161.10 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, KATELYN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,160.79 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZ, JOHN R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $76,160.78 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSILLO, JAY M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,160.43 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTZ, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $76,160.24 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, SHAWN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,160.19 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, CLARENCE E Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $76,160.14 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, NATARA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,160.13 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, JERRAD V Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $76,160.08 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, PHILIP J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $76,159.96 Date 07/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $76,159.81 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Erie County Amount $76,159.38 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOSEPH W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,159.32 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRIGHT, BELINDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,159.30 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, TREVOR A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $76,159.14 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, HARRY Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $76,158.64 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGANETTI, VINCENT M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $76,158.63 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, SCOTT A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,158.59 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, THOMAS J Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $76,158.42 Date 01/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPCZYK, SCOTT E Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $76,158.38 Date 10/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, BERNADETTE C Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $76,158.23 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RODNEY O Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,158.19 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, BENJAMIN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $76,158.10 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PHILLIP D Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $76,157.87 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, JAMIE J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $76,157.35 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RACHEL R Employer name Orange County Amount $76,156.70 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, BRYANT Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $76,156.62 Date 04/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCH, LINDA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,156.56 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $76,156.54 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, THOMAS L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $76,156.01 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, JEANNE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $76,155.82 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, JAMES M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,155.77 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, EDWARD P Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $76,155.65 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, DEBRA J Employer name Bath CSD Amount $76,155.04 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $76,154.57 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, ALEX R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $76,154.54 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLAMB, DARIUS D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $76,154.10 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSIO, JO ANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,154.00 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACORONTE, DAVID T Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $76,153.86 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, ROBERT J Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $76,153.80 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $76,153.39 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, CLEMENT Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $76,153.10 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, JOSE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,152.67 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRUSA, ALAN P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,152.60 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JEFFREY M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $76,152.49 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKO, FABIOLA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,152.22 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LORI A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,151.94 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMCZAK, REBECCA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,151.55 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DARYL Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $76,151.36 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, BRITT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,151.25 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWEY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,150.71 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NETT, MILES Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $76,150.54 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENE, CAROL A, MRS Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,150.51 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, STUART J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $76,149.78 Date 03/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, JEANNE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $76,149.74 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMUNALE, DONNA MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,149.65 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILL, KERMIT E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $76,149.57 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGLIN, MAUREEN E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $76,148.94 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $76,148.52 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, LINDA Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $76,148.49 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFUCCI, MARC T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,148.30 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGGOUB, MOHAMMED Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $76,148.15 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECCHIO, JOY-ANN Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $76,147.48 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEKAJ, TIMOTHY F, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $76,147.42 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DEMMA J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $76,147.36 Date 05/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEKTAS, TEMEL Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $76,147.35 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,147.02 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, KIM E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,146.99 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVATA, JOSEPH L, II Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,146.93 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, NANCY M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $76,146.84 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPIA, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,146.70 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SCOTT A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $76,146.46 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGEER, HASAN S Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $76,145.73 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, ANDREW D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $76,145.44 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JASON R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $76,144.69 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, JOHN L, JR Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $76,144.66 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, DAVID P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,144.64 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTKOWIAK, MICHELLE Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $76,144.63 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System