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 WEBSTER, WILLIAM J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $74,447.57 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RONALD P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $74,447.31 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAPPA, PAUL Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $74,447.20 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, EMILY A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $74,447.19 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, LEONARDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,447.17 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTRELL, GARY F Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $74,446.60 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBIA, DONALD T Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $74,446.33 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINER, ZACHARY D Employer name City of Norwich Amount $74,446.18 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOUSE, GARY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $74,446.12 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, RICHARD P Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,446.11 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METRANDO, WAYNE F Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $74,446.02 Date 06/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JUSTIN C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $74,445.40 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWINSKI, JAMES Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,444.93 Date 02/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARBY, BRITT R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,444.34 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSTER, VICTORIA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,444.08 Date 03/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKAS, ANTHONY M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $74,443.83 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPFERBECK, JASON P Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $74,442.94 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENA, PATRICK A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $74,442.48 Date 02/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, TODD R Employer name Erie County Amount $74,442.11 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRIDGET Y Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $74,442.06 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILEO, SALVATORE, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $74,441.75 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAKOWSKI, LAUREN A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $74,441.69 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BONITA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.44 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRIGNI, JAMIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,441.38 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCHER, JULIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,441.34 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, REBECCA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $74,441.33 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, NANCY R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.22 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERO, KIM M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.22 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGOS, JENNIFER P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.17 Date 02/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMASCA, DIANA E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.17 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHELE L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.17 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, KATHI A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.17 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, DANIEL R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,441.17 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, DOMINICK Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $74,441.09 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, DONALD J, JR Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $74,440.93 Date 05/17/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, LISA S Employer name Broome County Amount $74,440.86 Date 04/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SENECA M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,440.85 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOCK, JOSEPH W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,440.66 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,440.41 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNIETTIS, NATALIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $74,439.93 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHELD, JOHN J W, III Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,439.93 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIEF, JAMES M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,439.93 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITWARU, SANDY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,439.93 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOIN, DANYAAL S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,439.93 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, GAGANDEEP Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $74,439.93 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $74,439.89 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, GRAYCE E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $74,439.44 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LYNEE F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,438.77 Date 11/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERALA, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $74,438.47 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCO, JANINE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,438.17 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BETHEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,438.00 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $74,437.86 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAREL, DANIEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,437.80 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGO, ANTONIO Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $74,437.71 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $74,437.64 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, DENISE M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,437.46 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHNIAK, RICHARD M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,437.14 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, DAVID W Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $74,437.02 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ISAIAS A Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $74,436.57 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITRI, LAWRENCE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,436.08 Date 12/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANERO, CHARLES M, JR Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $74,435.20 Date 02/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBAUM, STEVE D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,434.57 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNNO, EILEEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,434.48 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYKE, RAYMOND S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $74,434.32 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDELL, PEGGY S Employer name Town of Massena Amount $74,434.27 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY GRACE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,433.19 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, DARRIN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $74,432.99 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESHAK, BIBI S Employer name Court of Claims Amount $74,432.36 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILA, JOAN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, LOUISE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRETNY, ELAINE S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 03/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETSON, MAUREEN S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JACQUELINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEN, LINDA S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 02/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRER, DIANE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,432.36 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKI, JORDAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,432.29 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARY, NADINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,431.76 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAWAY, ANGELA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,431.63 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJARCZUK, PETER S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,431.28 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINSCHMIDT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $74,430.91 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, DANNY L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $74,430.28 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONNIE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,430.19 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWELL, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,430.01 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, WRAY W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,429.59 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLERY, DANA E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $74,429.49 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, FLORETTE Employer name Rockland County Amount $74,429.48 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLAN-GOLD, ELLEN R Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $74,429.35 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, SEAN M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $74,428.90 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, LAVONDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,428.84 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERGINE, ROBERT Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $74,428.56 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEY, PATRICK D Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $74,427.90 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, DEBRA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,427.34 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, SHARI L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,427.33 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, GILBERT J Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $74,427.20 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPE, WILLIAM Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $74,427.16 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MARGARET M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,426.64 Date 08/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PHILIP N, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,426.50 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, KEITH A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $74,426.46 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KARL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,426.05 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, DANIEL F Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $74,425.82 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System