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 GORI, ALICE M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $74,230.80 Date 11/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, NICHOLAS P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $74,230.76 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSINO, JOHN M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $74,230.69 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, KELLI A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $74,230.36 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONA, HEATHER A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $74,230.34 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DARREN C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $74,230.13 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPTAKIS, DIMITRIOS P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,230.00 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, ALFREDO Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $74,229.73 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUMMA, LAUREN E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $74,229.58 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFF, ANTHONY L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $74,229.47 Date 12/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, AEKYUNG Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,228.90 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CHRISTINA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,228.70 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIEWICZ, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $74,228.20 Date 11/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRELL, JASON D Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $74,228.13 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, LOUIS F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,227.90 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUE, DINA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $74,227.40 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, CLYDE J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,227.07 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, VICTOR M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $74,226.93 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCA, GERHARD A Employer name Erie County Amount $74,226.90 Date 01/10/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALAN B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,226.49 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $74,226.35 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,225.93 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKRELI, EDIT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $74,225.73 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGLEBY, MARY E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,225.32 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,225.16 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDILLE, JAMES L, JR Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $74,224.90 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOM, TRINA B Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $74,224.88 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVOLACCI, DOROTHY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,224.72 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, LILLIAN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,224.65 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, ROBIN R Employer name Education Department Amount $74,224.28 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITHE, SYLPHA Employer name Education Department Amount $74,224.28 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, WESLEY A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $74,224.10 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JESSICA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,224.00 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN O'LINDA, TRACY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,223.50 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KEITH M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,222.83 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, THOMAS JAMES Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $74,222.70 Date 12/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, ALLAN P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $74,222.69 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITTI, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,221.76 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DOUGLAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,221.68 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,221.16 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNLE, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,220.96 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRISENTHWAITE, JILL A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $74,220.90 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, SUSAN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,220.66 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ERIK J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $74,220.31 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CAROL L Employer name Niagara County Amount $74,219.92 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SCOTT K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,218.88 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, ERIC G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $74,218.42 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, VINCENT Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $74,218.36 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, PATRICK T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,218.15 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARK E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $74,218.02 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LOLA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $74,217.85 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJORS, BERNICE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,217.69 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPA, JOHN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,217.53 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOW, PRISCILLA J Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $74,217.50 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNOTTI, CRAIG R Employer name Wayne County Amount $74,217.19 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGIU, ANTHONY M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,216.53 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LANDON T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,216.48 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHELDON, KASEY K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,216.48 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, OMAR, JR Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $74,216.47 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO-YANDIK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,216.26 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, HEATHER J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,215.94 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, STACEY D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,215.52 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIGSEN, CAROLYN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,215.49 Date 02/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHARCZYK, MIHAELA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $74,215.42 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THOMAS G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,215.35 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TRACY L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $74,215.04 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, KATHLEEN R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,215.04 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARIA, PAUL J Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $74,215.00 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JOHN E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $74,214.80 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYDEN, JAMES E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $74,214.66 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, RANDY B Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $74,214.60 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $74,214.40 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRISI, PALMA Employer name Village of Pt Washington North Amount $74,213.96 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULAY, SHAWN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $74,213.91 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, TRACY A Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $74,213.86 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHOUSE, JUSTIN W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $74,213.73 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERDYKE, ERIC A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,213.36 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJARAM, SUDHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,213.36 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUGARS, TERRY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,213.36 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIFFINEY J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,213.25 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADWELL, THOMAS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $74,213.19 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, DEAN H Employer name Columbia County Amount $74,213.01 Date 10/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUHM, KRISTINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,212.84 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPON, MAZHARUL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,212.84 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDYAL, BISSONDIAL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $74,212.47 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECH, LEIGHTON I.N. Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $74,211.70 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLIS, MARILYN D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,211.54 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RICHARD K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,211.54 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CHRISTINA A Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $74,211.46 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, ROBERT M Employer name Erie County Amount $74,210.84 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, AIMEE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $74,210.61 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAU, ROSEANNA L Employer name Education Department Amount $74,210.50 Date 03/21/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, GLENN R Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $74,210.22 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, SHERMAN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $74,210.18 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONA, YAMIL O Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,210.17 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ABREU, NICOLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,210.17 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $74,209.84 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ELBA I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $74,209.68 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, LESLIE A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $74,209.57 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, HENRY G Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $74,209.40 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System