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 WILLIAMS-KAIDOO, TERRY V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $75,821.58 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MACCLESTON E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $75,821.30 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDONIO, JOHN C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,821.27 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JASON A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $75,820.25 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNELLI, AUDENO J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $75,820.02 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, RALPH H, II Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,819.27 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARROW, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,819.22 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICI, JOHN B Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $75,819.04 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RAMON E, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,818.61 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJOLES, ROLLEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $75,818.37 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOTZER, LAURA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $75,818.10 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPLER, SANDRA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,817.98 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,817.63 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ROBERT H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,816.75 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMBO, J MICHAEL Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $75,816.54 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, DAVID G Employer name City of Albany Amount $75,815.63 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHARLES E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,815.56 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, TRAVIS R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $75,815.45 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, MARY ANN K Employer name Cortland County Amount $75,815.43 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, GLADYS M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,815.43 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOHANNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,815.25 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, SCOTT Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $75,815.23 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, JOHN M Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $75,814.78 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JOAN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $75,814.25 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, RICHARD K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $75,813.98 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, HERMAN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,813.61 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIE, NKISHA V Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,813.03 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, KAYE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,812.62 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARDMAN, JOHN Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,812.36 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, BRENTON T Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $75,812.07 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULERICE, JACQUELINE M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $75,812.00 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, OWEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,811.86 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, SHANE D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $75,811.84 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, SHAWN D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $75,811.39 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISMAN, CHANIE Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $75,811.21 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, JENNIFER Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,811.20 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, GERALD J Employer name Orange County Amount $75,811.03 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTI, THOMAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,810.86 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOUF, YOUNOUS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,810.63 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSTRIE, JOSEPH P Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $75,810.20 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN D Employer name Bohemia Fire District Amount $75,810.10 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATEK, ZENON J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,809.89 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLI, VERONICA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $75,809.86 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARMAN, LA SONYA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $75,809.21 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, CYNTHIA Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $75,809.04 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMOCHOWSKI, THOMAS C Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $75,808.97 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, RAYMOND P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,808.72 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNER, LACE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,808.72 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, HAZEL R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,808.72 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, MICHELLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,808.72 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JANET L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,808.72 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NEIL A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $75,808.72 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISIGNANO, RICHARD Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,808.72 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CODRINGTON Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,808.72 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, HECTOR L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,808.72 Date 10/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, MARY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,808.72 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITTO, CHRISTINE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,808.72 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, ANTHONY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,808.72 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEY, MARY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,808.72 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMFIELD, PETER E Employer name Wantagh Fire District Amount $75,808.65 Date 10/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, FRANK Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $75,808.25 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, KARLENE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $75,808.03 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIAKA, NDU Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $75,807.88 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, JANET Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,807.82 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENZNER, PAUL H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,807.80 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,807.80 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, TEERANDAI Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $75,807.78 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, RONALD W Employer name Town of Webb Amount $75,807.75 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CADEAU, MARIE G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $75,807.70 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, SYLVESTER K Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $75,807.40 Date 12/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURBELO, RUBEN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $75,807.38 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MEGAN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $75,806.90 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARITZA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $75,806.80 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDELL, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $75,806.56 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASH, MICHAEL A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $75,806.50 Date 12/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-RAMDENE, TOWANNA D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,806.27 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARLING, MARGARET L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $75,806.14 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, DAISHAWN R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,805.82 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKULICH, RHONDA J Employer name Broome County Amount $75,805.31 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, NICHOLAS Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $75,805.27 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSON, REGINALD L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $75,805.03 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $75,804.74 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYASKI, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name City of Olean Amount $75,804.53 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICE, WAYNE J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $75,803.98 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, GAIL S Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $75,803.86 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISER, TRACY-LYN Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $75,803.77 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $75,803.06 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSELSCHMIDT, MARK Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,802.81 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, THOMAS E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,802.69 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ERIC F Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,802.34 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CRYSTAL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,802.31 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOREN, KEVIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $75,802.26 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, VIVIANA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,802.26 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEBOIS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,801.55 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACNAUGHT, KAREN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,800.96 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPELLO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $75,800.32 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, ERIN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $75,799.78 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, FREDERICK Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $75,799.77 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, ARTHUR J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $75,799.75 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSEPH Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,799.23 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System