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 VON BIEBERSTEIN, GEOFFREY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $76,123.57 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRAZA, ALICIA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,123.44 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, DWIGHT R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,123.24 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $76,123.01 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTER, TAMMY W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,122.96 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPAOLA, PETER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,122.54 Date 01/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAMEL R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $76,122.43 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIN, BILLY C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $76,122.20 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLING, DONALD J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,122.12 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANTLEBURY, KIMLEEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,122.02 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEAN M Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $76,121.58 Date 01/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, SCOTT M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,121.48 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERZON, HILARY S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $76,121.34 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOUFIS, JOHN J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $76,121.15 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERSCH, TRISH A, MS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,121.13 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, WILLIAM T Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $76,120.99 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY-ASHE, PAULA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,120.99 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOLOWSKI, RYAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,120.98 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $76,120.69 Date 06/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIBL, ROBERT P Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $76,120.40 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZO, JUAN L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,120.32 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TAMMY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $76,120.14 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLON, JACQUELINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,120.11 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM-CHERRY, SONYA T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,117.91 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOHNNY W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,117.64 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, KELLY S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,117.39 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSWEILER, SONJA C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $76,117.30 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, MICHAEL T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $76,117.21 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EDWARD M Employer name Department of Law Amount $76,117.01 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, MEGAN H Employer name Essex County Amount $76,116.98 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, CHARLES R Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,116.72 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKER, JOSEPH A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $76,116.66 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, JOHNNY A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $76,116.63 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-WUTTKE, SUSANNE Y Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $76,116.60 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $76,116.32 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KPOBI, RICHARD O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $76,116.30 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, BETTY M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $76,116.03 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINTOSH, MARYLEE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $76,115.79 Date 03/22/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, CHERYL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $76,115.63 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUX, SOCORRO Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $76,114.34 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGALI, PETER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,114.18 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBERT J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $76,113.52 Date 07/20/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTER, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $76,113.44 Date 03/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISH, RENATA S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $76,112.51 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GARY E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $76,112.19 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBINGER, JUSTIN R Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $76,112.00 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS G Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $76,111.77 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, PAUL R Employer name Warren County Amount $76,111.60 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, PETER A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $76,111.19 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADHA, PARNEET K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $76,111.10 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADE, LUIS E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,111.06 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKERIA, DENNIS A, SR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $76,110.84 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNITTERT, MARY M E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $76,110.37 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $76,110.25 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, ROSA A Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $76,110.06 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECZ, DONNA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,109.99 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ELLEN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,109.80 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,109.54 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JAMES J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $76,109.40 Date 07/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROMEK, DAVID A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,109.32 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLADKY, FRANK Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $76,109.02 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, CHARLENE H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,109.02 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBECCHI, ANITA M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $76,109.02 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, GEORGINA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $76,109.02 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEJALDE, JOHN L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL-GOLDMAN, MARIE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, LUIS A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOAN, MONICA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GENERAL P, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURET, ELIEZER Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGUERCIA, DANIEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRERO, SORYS A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,109.02 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZI, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $76,109.02 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDE, ENCARNACION T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,109.02 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DORETHA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,109.02 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIA, JACQUELINE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,109.02 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, EVA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,109.02 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKUR, DIANA B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,109.02 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LISSETTE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,109.02 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHER, MARIANNE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,109.02 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LOUISA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,109.02 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIRELLO, CESAR A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,109.02 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIEL, CARMEN S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,109.02 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELINKOVIC, JASMINA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,109.02 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOTE, AUGUSTINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,109.02 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECO, MERCEDES A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,109.02 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, VICTOR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,109.02 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRANZO, PAULA L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,109.02 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MIRIAM L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,109.02 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, LATHAN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $76,109.02 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, PETER L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $76,109.02 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TIMOTHY S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $76,108.95 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUK, ANDREW C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $76,108.85 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDRICK, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $76,108.75 Date 09/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELIN L Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $76,108.71 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTENBURG, MICHAEL J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $76,108.68 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORRITI, ROSA MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,108.34 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, TIMOTHY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $76,108.10 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAR, RICHARD A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $76,107.95 Date 01/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, DARLENE L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $76,107.87 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System