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 GAGNON, RAYMOND D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $74,105.74 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, DONIELLE K Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $74,105.57 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECKESSER, JAMES G, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,105.37 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, JOHN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,105.30 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, KATHLEEN B Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $74,105.01 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, JOSEPH W Employer name Niagara County Amount $74,104.83 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, ARTHUR J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $74,104.38 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, SARAH J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $74,104.12 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, SUSAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,103.75 Date 03/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILHOO, SHAMPERSAUD Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $74,102.70 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, STEPHEN G Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,102.15 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, NANCY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $74,102.06 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, SHANE A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $74,102.01 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTNIEWSKI, KEVIN Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,101.88 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONICA D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $74,101.86 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIRO, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $74,101.81 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTY, CHRISTINA L Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $74,101.72 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JASON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,101.69 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, JOYCE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,101.57 Date 03/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, MICHELE R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $74,101.38 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, CHRISTINE R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,100.69 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLERY, MICHAEL L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,100.50 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, JENNIFER L Employer name Education Department Amount $74,100.22 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DARREN T Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $74,100.00 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCARIA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,099.83 Date 02/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, SUSANA E Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $74,099.22 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLAIN, CHERINA M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $74,099.22 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOUD, NADIA Y Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $74,099.22 Date 01/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $74,099.22 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAP, MICHELLE B Employer name Education Department Amount $74,099.22 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISESELE, EMMANUEL A Employer name Education Department Amount $74,099.22 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NZEKWE, MARIA NNAEMEKA P Employer name Education Department Amount $74,099.22 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, KAREN M Employer name Education Department Amount $74,099.22 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, HELLENA Employer name Education Department Amount $74,099.22 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, PATRICIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $74,099.22 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNOWSKI, WILLIAM Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,098.64 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNA, LISA A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $74,098.37 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, BECHIR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,097.96 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, LUCAS J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,097.82 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, EUGENE C, III Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $74,097.68 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, JILL J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $74,097.68 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCCA, GREGORY Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $74,097.58 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, TODD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,097.03 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMOLITI, MICHAEL J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,096.66 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKEREL, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,096.57 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, NICHOLAS E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $74,096.52 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREIMER, CHARLES M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,096.47 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, STEPHEN D Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $74,096.36 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, TROY H Employer name Ontario County Amount $74,095.96 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGES, DANNY G Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $74,095.62 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUETZLE, ANTHONY W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $74,095.53 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-TRUDELL, KRISTIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,094.60 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHI, SHARON R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,094.46 Date 07/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MATHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,094.27 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISSNER, WILLIAM J Employer name Education Department Amount $74,093.76 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOSEPH P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $74,093.47 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARST, LYNN A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $74,093.29 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, OCTAVIA Q Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $74,093.21 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTA, NATHAN R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,092.91 Date 04/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RANDY M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,092.52 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMOL, BRIAN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $74,091.87 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHMER, JASON J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $74,091.76 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESE, KENNETH J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $74,091.00 Date 11/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, PAUL L Employer name Education Department Amount $74,090.12 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, CAROL K Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,089.93 Date 06/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFFT, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,089.69 Date 04/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, NEAL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,089.65 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, MARYANN L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $74,089.47 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNS, ADAM K Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,089.33 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNS, WILLIAM F Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $74,089.21 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, REBECCA F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,089.20 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $74,088.98 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, JACQUELINE K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $74,088.93 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, BRADLEY B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,088.81 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANSLER, JODI E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,088.79 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHARLES D, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,088.62 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBY, RORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,088.54 Date 05/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWASUTYN, DOUGLAS W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,088.52 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, JAMES Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $74,088.42 Date 05/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PENNA, CAROLYN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $74,088.25 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDERMAIER, KEVIN P Employer name Livingston County Amount $74,088.01 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WILLIAM O Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,087.82 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,087.78 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKABRY, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $74,087.48 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, JAIME Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $74,087.38 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, ANDREW Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $74,086.88 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTI, MARY B Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $74,086.69 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZEMCHAK, STEVEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,086.53 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARR, VICTOR G Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $74,086.49 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, CARLTON W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,086.42 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOST, ELLEN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $74,086.36 Date 02/20/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, ANDREA B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,085.96 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSA, ROBERT Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $74,085.95 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMETER, ERIC E Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,085.73 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ERIC W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $74,085.56 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, KELLY M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,085.46 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKSINSKI, MARK L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,085.27 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, DONALD W Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,085.23 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUNGAL, GEORGE V Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $74,084.93 Date 04/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATINO, TIFFANY M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $74,084.77 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System