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 FORMICOLA, AMELIA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,186.55 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKA, JOHN S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $75,186.40 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JEFFREY B Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,186.31 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JEFFREY X Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $75,185.74 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMSTEAD, SHILOH E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,185.00 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVOCOOL, STEVEN D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $75,184.60 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTRELLA, LINDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS-NELSON, TAMEKA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENDANO, VICTOR Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, NORMA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEO, MARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CLAUDETTE Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWERS, ARO D Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CONSTANCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUCK, EDWARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOWSKI, JOHN Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVINSKY, LELIENNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, VALESKA Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUNOYE, SEGUN JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 08/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DAISY Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELOSI, THOMAS L Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICONE, GLENN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOPPALLIL, LATHA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LARENNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUBLIN, GREGORY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 07/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, ELAINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRENA-YBARRA, CONSTANCE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 08/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA-LEVY, LAURIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, THOMAS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.34 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,184.33 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, SCHERYL L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $75,183.65 Date 09/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TIMOTHY W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $75,183.49 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTORELLI, PAUL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $75,183.47 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYBERG, KAREN A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $75,182.38 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BARTOLO, JEANNIE Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $75,182.12 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, JOHN C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $75,182.10 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JASON E Employer name Cornell University Amount $75,181.92 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KAYLA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $75,181.42 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENICIELLO, MICHAEL D Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,181.13 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FONZO, THOMAS J Employer name Niagara County Amount $75,180.94 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORZYNSKI, AMBER L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $75,180.53 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JEFFREY D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $75,180.53 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, VIDALY Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,180.40 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MERCEDES Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,180.40 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LA WANNA F Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,180.40 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $75,180.07 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JESSE A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $75,180.06 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,179.85 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDO, ROSANNE M Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $75,179.70 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMAN, PATTY J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,179.69 Date 01/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANULI, PHILIP J Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,179.36 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $75,179.19 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, LARA E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,179.05 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $75,178.66 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, JOSEPH M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,177.63 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGRAW, JEREMY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $75,177.07 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETCHYN, AMY E Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $75,176.90 Date 12/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUEH, MARK D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $75,176.47 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRAN, BERNARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $75,176.05 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK T Employer name City of Utica Amount $75,175.96 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $75,175.88 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HIRAM Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $75,175.38 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADEO, DEOPAUL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $75,175.24 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARRANT, WILLIAM E Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $75,175.18 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, NATHAN J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $75,175.11 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERIC Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $75,174.58 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPA, EUGEN C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $75,174.25 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDRAGE, MILLICENT N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,173.98 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PABLO Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $75,172.77 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BRET R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $75,172.77 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINNAGEL, ERIC A Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,172.72 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, RICHARD W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $75,172.71 Date 09/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBBIE R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,172.58 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZIANO, ILYSE B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $75,172.39 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINOTTO, PASQUALE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $75,172.10 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, RYAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $75,170.47 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREIDLER, SIMONA CRISTINA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $75,170.47 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, ELIZABETH T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,170.25 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCONE, LINDA J Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $75,170.15 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, MICHAEL J, III Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $75,169.59 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALESKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $75,169.57 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDANO, MICHAEL A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $75,169.53 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, PAUL Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $75,169.12 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ELIZABETH Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,169.03 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSWORTH, CRAIG R Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $75,168.86 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, MICHAEL W Employer name Department of State Amount $75,168.85 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, KIMBERLY M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $75,168.79 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,168.57 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ANNE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,168.34 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLUIZZI, CHRIS S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $75,167.72 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORKIN, MIKHAIL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $75,167.46 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CRAIG Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $75,167.41 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ROBERT A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $75,166.83 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, SHOWKAT H Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,166.74 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINVILLE, ANTOINE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $75,166.72 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARK D, SR Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $75,166.67 Date 01/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANESH, JAISINGH Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,166.52 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSHUA J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,166.39 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, PATRICIA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $75,166.12 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYRER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $75,165.94 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System