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 DOCTEUR, DENNIS C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,591.09 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, DONNA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $75,590.80 Date 10/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, TIMOTHY G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $75,590.54 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAKE, PAUL M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $75,590.07 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINTON, AMANDA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $75,588.58 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHORTER, PAUL D Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $75,588.38 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, JIM O Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $75,587.80 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, GEOFFREY P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $75,587.27 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANCOURT, KYLE L Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $75,587.08 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARAZZITO, NICHOLAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,587.08 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, BENITO Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $75,586.78 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHELLE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,586.53 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $75,586.49 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLUB, SLAVA V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,586.29 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARULLO, JASON S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,585.45 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PATRICK M Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,584.71 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CONCETTA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,584.59 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, KARLTON P, SR Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $75,584.50 Date 07/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROARK, GORDON A, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,584.37 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, WILLIAM A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $75,584.05 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, BRENDAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,583.65 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LORRAINE M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $75,583.41 Date 08/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, ALFREDA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $75,583.04 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JESSICA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $75,582.66 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MICHELLE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,582.52 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEI, JINGRU Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $75,582.13 Date 06/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, E NATHAN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $75,581.86 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILDER, ROBERT C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $75,580.92 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, LARRY A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $75,579.30 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABO, JOANNA Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $75,579.24 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MICHAEL R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $75,578.86 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, SUSAN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $75,578.84 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, STEVEN A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $75,578.77 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, DAVID A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,578.65 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTAN, DENISE L Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $75,578.63 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $75,578.44 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTENUTO, JOSEPH T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $75,578.44 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANONICO, ALBERT P Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $75,578.14 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, MICHELE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,577.97 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, RONALD S Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $75,577.50 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, MONICA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,577.20 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFORR, ROSEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,577.20 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATZNER, SUZANNE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,577.20 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONTOZON, JAMES M Employer name Albany County Amount $75,577.19 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBE, JEFFREY P Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $75,577.16 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTERDAM, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $75,576.53 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAWN M Employer name Village of Springville Amount $75,576.30 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, FAYE E Employer name Lewis County Amount $75,575.84 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ELAINE H Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,575.81 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHERA, STEPHEN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $75,575.77 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, CARLOS A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,575.48 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKESSY, JACOB A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,575.42 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBARDELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,575.10 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DEIDRE M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $75,574.87 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KIM F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $75,574.80 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, CARL W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $75,573.67 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOGUT, SARA R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,573.57 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOL, RUTH M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $75,573.09 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, RYAN J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $75,572.63 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MELINDA J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,572.25 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIPPESWAMI, PRAFULLA D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $75,572.19 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $75,572.11 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATLA, DOUGLAS J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $75,571.60 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTUS, ADRIENNE R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,571.40 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,571.30 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, RANDY N Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $75,571.26 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, LAURA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $75,571.19 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNT, PATRICIA E Employer name Putnam County Amount $75,570.97 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES A Employer name Putnam County Amount $75,570.96 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, KEITH R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $75,570.51 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, AUGUSTA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $75,570.18 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, PATRICIA Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $75,569.18 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGENHAGEN, REUBEN H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,569.08 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $75,568.87 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMANDO, AMANDA M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $75,568.53 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUEMANI, MARIANNE G Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $75,568.35 Date 09/18/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANNERY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $75,567.85 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYEA, STEVEN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $75,567.61 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, JAMES J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,566.58 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ROBERT W Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $75,566.53 Date 07/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $75,565.49 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JULIET N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $75,565.46 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEY, STEVEN D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,565.31 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $75,565.10 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, MARY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,564.89 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRT, FRANKLIN G Employer name Broome County Amount $75,564.20 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, ROBERT L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $75,563.41 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ERIC T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $75,563.18 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KEVIN A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,563.17 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, OLGA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,563.10 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNIOWSKI, LEANNA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,563.10 Date 03/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTZIG, KENNETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,563.10 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, LEONARD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,563.10 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARIANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,563.10 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSKIN, MARCIA Employer name Education Department Amount $75,562.94 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CYNTHIA L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $75,562.71 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, PATRICIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,562.53 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, ERMENEGILDO D Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $75,562.01 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BETHANY U Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,561.43 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIARO, ANGELO J Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $75,561.40 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System