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 LEVI, JONAH M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,028.59 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCI, DARCY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $74,028.36 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOELTZ, RICHARD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $74,027.92 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMIERI, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,027.88 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDELLO, THOMAS J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $74,027.47 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNATOWSKI, VIRGINIA L Employer name Town of Chili Amount $74,027.40 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, STEPHEN A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $74,027.39 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, DAVID R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $74,027.33 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TECCHIO, DAVID A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $74,026.48 Date 10/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNO, CARL V Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $74,026.38 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUBERG, ALFRED Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,026.13 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, WADE B Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $74,026.02 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, CARRIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,025.72 Date 11/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JASON D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,024.99 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANEK, MARK L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $74,023.77 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, EDWARD P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $74,023.66 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LEARY, SR Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $74,023.55 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, ANTHONY M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,023.53 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBOHN, THOMAS E Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,023.50 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IIJIMA-MACE, NOBUKO Employer name Education Department Amount $74,023.30 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTO, GABRIEL Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $74,023.10 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, FRANCIS M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $74,023.03 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZEJKO, LAURENA C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $74,023.01 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, PETER J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $74,022.95 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, ADAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,022.86 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, SHANNAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,022.69 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, BRIAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $74,022.65 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MD S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $74,022.56 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,022.52 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARELLANO, ARIEL S Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $74,022.16 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, SHEILA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,022.00 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, TANZEE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,022.00 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VERONICA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,022.00 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, MARK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,022.00 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,021.83 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIAS, EARL M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,021.75 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $74,021.36 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPOLA, PETER D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $74,021.18 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGNEAUX, SHAUNNA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,020.94 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JUSTIN M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $74,020.81 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, CASEY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,020.65 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, WILLIAM J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,020.64 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TRACY E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,020.57 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITCH, SHERIDAWN Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,020.52 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDER, RICHARD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $74,020.21 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $74,020.19 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPURSO, MICHELLE A Employer name Orleans County Amount $74,019.82 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MICHAEL C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,019.22 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GOLDA C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,018.46 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, THOMAS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,017.55 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, JOSEPH Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $74,017.54 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNFORD, MICHAEL P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $74,017.02 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIAM L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,016.58 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, JONATHAN R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $74,016.56 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN ARAM, JANET H Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $74,016.25 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOY, BRYAN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $74,016.08 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORD, DONALD W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $74,015.65 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINKAUF, KAREN D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,015.22 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGGEE, JESSICA N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $74,015.21 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIMMER, MARC E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $74,015.06 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, RODOLFO A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,014.65 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, THOMAS Employer name City of Albany Amount $74,014.43 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARR, MICHAEL C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,014.18 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, KEVIN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $74,013.45 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, RANDY W Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,013.20 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGLER, JOHN D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $74,012.84 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENAPACE, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,012.69 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, DAVID J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $74,012.44 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINT, MARY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $74,011.56 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, ERIC T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,011.34 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MELVIN T Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $74,011.26 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, JOHN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $74,011.11 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, SEAN T Employer name Saratoga County Amount $74,011.06 Date 02/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNIE, DONALD M, III Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $74,010.95 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JEFFREY C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,010.84 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, JEFFREY C Employer name Somers CSD Amount $74,010.55 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH Employer name Education Department Amount $74,010.04 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUTER, DONALD W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $74,009.66 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JULIO C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $74,009.50 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEREDIA, LORENZO M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,009.37 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMICH, FREDERICK E Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $74,008.63 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVLER, DANIEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,008.40 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, ARNOLD G Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,008.24 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHONG, MARY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,008.03 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBARINO, THOMAS J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $74,007.98 Date 02/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIPO, JASON M, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $74,007.89 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, WILLIAM G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,007.53 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JENNIFER L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,007.51 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, RICHARD B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $74,007.34 Date 04/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DEBORHA L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $74,007.31 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIEDRAITIS, JOHN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,007.08 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JAMES A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,006.70 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, ROBERT M Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $74,006.49 Date 02/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, DAVID B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,006.30 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, EDMUND A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $74,005.90 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, RYAN M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $74,005.78 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALEC, NICHOLE M Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $74,005.06 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGH, STEVEN J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $74,004.48 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, GERARD T, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $74,004.46 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, AMANDA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $74,004.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System