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 CARDILLO, DIANE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $73,150.93 Date 05/31/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, ADOLFO Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $73,150.48 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVAK, THOMAS M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $73,150.25 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $73,150.17 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,150.01 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA BASTIDE, KRISTINA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,150.00 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEMMER, BRIDGET Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,149.75 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,149.70 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLINI, COURTNEY S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,149.45 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HAROLD Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $73,149.36 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIK D Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $73,149.26 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, MICHELLE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,149.18 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, DANIEL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $73,149.08 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, BETH M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $73,149.05 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KENNETH J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,148.92 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLT, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $73,148.80 Date 04/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JEREMY S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $73,148.78 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, FRANCISCO A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $73,148.47 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINGTON, GARY W Employer name City of Rome Amount $73,148.08 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARZENEGGER, GREGORY C Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $73,146.97 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, JOHN F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $73,146.78 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIELLO, JOAN C Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $73,146.52 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, WENDY M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $73,146.39 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVIVA, SHANNON D Employer name City of Utica Amount $73,146.16 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONCILLA, KIMBERLY I Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $73,145.36 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLER, SUSAN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATES, DEBRA F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, PATRICIA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUITEMS, DEBRA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, EDNA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, KELLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 11/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, BRENDA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $73,145.36 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, KATHERINE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, LINDA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,145.36 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED-BUJAN, ZARINA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $73,145.32 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, DENISE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $73,144.70 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, MARTY J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $73,143.98 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILLI, RENEE Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $73,143.60 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLO, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $73,143.50 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TE BEAU, KRISTINE P Employer name Livingston County Amount $73,143.39 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPLANTE, JAMES H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,143.20 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ROBYN E Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $73,143.04 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,142.90 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANEY, DEBORAH Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $73,142.73 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROMELL D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $73,142.31 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, COREY P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $73,142.00 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUROPATWINSKI, DAVID J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,141.92 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LA SHAWN Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $73,141.55 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICON, TERESA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $73,141.46 Date 05/04/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, MICHAEL R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $73,141.35 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECKEL, PAULA J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $73,140.96 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Elmira Amount $73,140.96 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, SINEAD A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $73,140.42 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLERICK, SHANNON Employer name Bryant Library Amount $73,139.76 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORITO, ROBERT P Employer name Wayne County Amount $73,139.32 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, STEPHEN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $73,138.97 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRISKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $73,138.79 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOSEPH E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $73,138.68 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $73,138.57 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDA, MOHAMMAD FAIZUL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,138.47 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, NICHOLAS Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $73,138.24 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $73,138.21 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATUM, FRANK M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,138.00 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, NICOLE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,138.00 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBY, IDRIANE, SR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,137.72 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, MICHAEL W Employer name Seneca County Amount $73,137.69 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ANTOINETTE Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $73,137.67 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BRIDGET M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $73,137.65 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMA, DOUGLAS Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $73,137.11 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUL, CHRISTOPER L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $73,136.94 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LINDA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $73,136.86 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, ANDREW J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $73,136.83 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTINE Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $73,136.80 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK, STEPHEN E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $73,136.74 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOGANI, NAOMI R Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,136.71 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKS, ANTHONY Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $73,136.68 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUITH, MICHAEL D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $73,136.66 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALIA, MELISSA R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,136.54 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGO, HANS A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $73,136.34 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, HAZEL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $73,136.24 Date 11/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, BRIAN T Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $73,136.18 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, SHANE M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $73,136.06 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, RACHEL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,136.01 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FAVERO, KEITH M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $73,135.07 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, RONDA D W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $73,134.80 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLOVA, MILENA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $73,134.10 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERBONE, MATTHEW H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $73,134.01 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JEFFREY A Employer name Cortland County Amount $73,133.99 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, HERBERT R Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $73,133.95 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULLI, STEPHEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $73,133.79 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITALL, MOIRA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,133.42 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, MARIA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $73,133.41 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SARAH J, MS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,133.35 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERON, PAUL J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $73,132.54 Date 06/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCETT, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $73,132.32 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENERNEY, MARIAN C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $73,132.24 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHER, ANNETTE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $73,131.60 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VERONICA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $73,131.27 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZA, JOSEPH C, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,131.17 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULO, JASON P Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $73,129.78 Date 05/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System