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 FAKHOURY, LINDA D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,207.09 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS-MEDINA, PATRICIA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $75,207.00 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, LYNNE T Employer name Lewis County Amount $75,206.96 Date 06/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLTZ, KIMBERLY I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,206.95 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHR, TANYA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $75,206.92 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYLOR, KUDIRAT B Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,206.15 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, PETER R Employer name Orange County Amount $75,205.82 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAR, ABDUL-FATTAH I Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $75,205.48 Date 01/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEYES, AMY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,205.39 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBAL, MICHAEL T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $75,205.37 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLIBOIS-ESTRIPLET, ROSE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $75,204.38 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWACZ, WALTER J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,204.11 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, NANCY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $75,203.67 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, PHILIP M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $75,203.62 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZENIEWSKI, MELINDA S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $75,203.40 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCAFFERTY, MICHAEL P Employer name Broome County Amount $75,203.38 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GLEN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $75,203.33 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, VIKTORIA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,203.33 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, LAURA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $75,203.33 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, JANICE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $75,203.33 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $75,203.33 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, MARY BETH Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $75,203.33 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, SHARON R Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $75,203.33 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, SHARON M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $75,203.33 Date 11/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANOWSKI, ANNE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,203.33 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, ROBIN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,203.33 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIVES, SANDRA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $75,202.48 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, VALERIE J Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $75,202.47 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPIDI, MARCO Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $75,202.06 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOMSKI, JOHN A, JR Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $75,202.00 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, NORMA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,201.86 Date 06/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, BARBARA J Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $75,201.74 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DIRGHAM M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $75,201.70 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, ANNA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,201.52 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, WANDA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $75,201.47 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESILVA, LEONARD Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,200.95 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $75,200.48 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, BRIAN W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $75,199.95 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULRICE, JODY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $75,199.63 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $75,199.44 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, DIANE N Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $75,199.31 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NAME, PATRICK F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,199.22 Date 02/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIOT, LINDA O Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $75,199.20 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWASEY, JON T Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $75,199.04 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $75,198.20 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITUK, PHYLLIS E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,198.18 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PETER, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,198.18 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DEBORAH S Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,198.18 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, SUSAN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,197.98 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFER, LINDA J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $75,197.68 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALES, RICHARD Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $75,197.13 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $75,196.91 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUCK, GREGORY A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $75,196.91 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIL, HOSIE, JR Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $75,196.76 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SARAH C Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $75,196.52 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DIANA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $75,196.46 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEC, MARIUSZ Employer name New York Public Library Amount $75,196.32 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUZER-MAURO, PAULA E Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $75,196.23 Date 09/18/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, THOMAS J Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $75,195.81 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $75,195.43 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, CINDY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $75,195.36 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, JERMAINE E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,195.27 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, GWEN M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $75,195.12 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $75,195.06 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, SUSAN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $75,194.91 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCCOA, MATTHEW J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $75,194.82 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, SABRINA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $75,194.52 Date 06/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CAROLINE Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $75,194.26 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOUGHTON, TANYA F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,194.05 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HEEMSTEDE OBELT, VERONICA Employer name Putnam County Amount $75,193.77 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTILIANO, JERRY C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $75,193.62 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMOND, SHEILA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $75,193.37 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLE, WILLIAM F Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $75,193.32 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,193.20 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLETTNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,193.20 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CASSANDRA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $75,193.13 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, EILEEN M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $75,193.04 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FREDERICK J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,192.91 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JOSEPH E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,192.88 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, CHARLES C, JR Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $75,191.78 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, JOSHUA J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $75,191.75 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, KEITH A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,191.61 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $75,191.59 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETSCHAUER, GARY Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $75,191.53 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, JAMES B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,191.30 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, DARROLD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $75,190.87 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, ANGELA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $75,190.85 Date 01/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORITO, FREDERICK A Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $75,190.80 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUETZER, GARY W Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $75,190.71 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, PAULA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $75,190.69 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTINELLI, JEANMARIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,190.34 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDIN, ALLAN C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $75,190.03 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $75,189.73 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JAMES A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,188.78 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, THOMAS W Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $75,188.55 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RYAN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,188.31 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXSON, ALAN P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $75,188.24 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA-TURCIOS, EVA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $75,187.45 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE L, SR Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $75,186.70 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, DONNA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,186.62 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System