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 HULME, RICHARD A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,379.61 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORHOUSE, JOHN W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,379.21 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, VERA L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,379.20 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOKS, RAUNO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $74,378.80 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSE G Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $74,378.68 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEPLE, GAIL V Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $74,378.68 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, AMY E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $74,378.40 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFA, RICHARD, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,378.15 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, RICHARD E Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $74,377.75 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAYER, JOSEPH Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $74,376.64 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, MICHAEL T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $74,376.53 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESKEW, KELLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $74,376.51 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEETS, MARIE E Employer name Orange County Amount $74,376.50 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNELL, DUSTIN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $74,375.70 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, JEFFREY W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $74,375.65 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOS, JAY E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $74,375.49 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTLAND, SHAUN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,375.39 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAQUIN, PIERRE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,375.16 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TODD J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $74,374.81 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITTLER, DONALD B Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $74,374.67 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, GORDON A Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $74,374.64 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL S, JR Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $74,373.92 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, THEODORE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,373.51 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTAS, ROBERT S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $74,373.07 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MAURO Z Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $74,373.06 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $74,373.00 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRETT W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,372.40 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDELL, LAURA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,372.05 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DARNELL A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $74,371.92 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGERT, ANDREW R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $74,371.32 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUADO, EDGARDO P Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,370.90 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JAMES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,370.49 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, DEAN F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,370.44 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, DONNA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $74,370.29 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, RAMRATTIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $74,369.66 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOWSKI, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,369.27 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, BRIAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,369.24 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDEA, THOMAS C Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,368.97 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERO, KIRSYS I Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $74,368.57 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, IGOR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $74,368.11 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, KEITH A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $74,367.86 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, GREGORY T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $74,367.83 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZHAPPILLY, JOY O Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,367.76 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUMAKIS, JAMES Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $74,367.56 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, NICOLE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $74,366.65 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALOIA, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $74,366.50 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XYTHALIS, DEMETRA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $74,365.99 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGIU, JONATHAN P Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $74,365.86 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHMAN, MARVIN T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $74,365.79 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTS, KYLE D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $74,365.62 Date 07/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWEN, GEORGE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $74,365.37 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, ANGEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,365.27 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFERY R Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $74,364.97 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, FRANCES Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $74,364.40 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, VANESSA V Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,364.22 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKMAN, PENELOPE M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $74,363.96 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, HENRY Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $74,363.80 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTON, JANOS Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $74,363.68 Date 08/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, SHELDON J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,363.58 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PAUL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,363.44 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, DALE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $74,362.93 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JANICE B Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,362.01 Date 02/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDO, CAROL L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,361.44 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLSHIRE, PAUL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $74,361.41 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DARRYL B Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $74,361.22 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KAREN J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $74,361.22 Date 08/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $74,361.22 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MAHIN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $74,361.22 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERKIN, ROGER G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $74,361.22 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, SIOBHAN B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $74,361.13 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUART, AMANDA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,360.99 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, CRISTINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,360.59 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ROLAND J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $74,360.46 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSI, PAULA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $74,360.40 Date 10/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, CHARLES M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,360.35 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIE, KRISTA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,359.95 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CARLOS H, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,359.95 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, LAURIE H Employer name Dutchess County Amount $74,359.91 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, KATHY R Employer name Education Department Amount $74,359.83 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $74,359.81 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, MIKAEL A Employer name Ulster County Amount $74,358.80 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPACCI, JOSEPH A Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $74,358.68 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $74,358.66 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, NICOLE D Employer name Orange County Amount $74,358.55 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAR, JEAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $74,357.80 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JEFFREY P Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $74,357.26 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALYA, SUSANNE B Employer name Putnam County Amount $74,356.96 Date 02/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, RYDER S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,356.43 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,356.40 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDELL, THOMAS D Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $74,356.29 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALOFF, BRITTANY M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $74,356.19 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIX-BRYAN, ALTHEA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $74,355.98 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESGE, SARAH V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $74,355.96 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELEE, STEPHEN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,355.80 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JOHN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,355.71 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETZER, DOUGLAS K, JR Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $74,355.70 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DONALD M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,355.69 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGIONE, VERA H Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $74,355.00 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, MARILYN M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $74,354.89 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $74,354.78 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System