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 KOCIENSKI, SCOTT R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $72,665.88 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCAGNINO, DENISE M Employer name Madison County Amount $72,665.48 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, PHILIP Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $72,665.28 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, CHRISTOPHER D, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $72,665.14 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULAHANNAN, INNOCENT K Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $72,664.78 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, DIANE E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $72,664.52 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAZIANI, AUGUST T Employer name Chemung County Amount $72,664.49 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ESTHER C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,663.69 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, KATIE Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $72,663.63 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MAHON, JACQUELYNE E Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $72,663.35 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POP, ALEXANDRU M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,663.33 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDY, ADAM J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $72,663.14 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Oneida County Amount $72,662.97 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $72,662.81 Date 01/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARMENTO, ROBERT Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $72,662.73 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCINIEGAS, HOWARD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $72,662.01 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERL, GREGORY R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $72,662.01 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, STEPHEN P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $72,661.82 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULAHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $72,661.40 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGENKAMP, JENNIFER Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $72,661.19 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, ROBERT B Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,660.92 Date 12/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIRIPHANTHONG, VIENGKHAM T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $72,660.71 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $72,660.43 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDULLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of White Plains Amount $72,660.38 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANN, KYLE A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $72,660.31 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLERNEE, RONALD T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $72,660.21 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, BRET Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $72,660.19 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, LORENZO Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $72,660.12 Date 05/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, GREGORY J Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $72,657.91 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYNOT, PHILIP A Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $72,657.74 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LORI A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $72,657.32 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, GREGORY JOHN Employer name Erie County Amount $72,657.19 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, LIAM M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $72,657.09 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHINGER, TODD W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $72,656.97 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ALYZIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,656.92 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, JENNIFER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $72,656.52 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTA, ADAM T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $72,656.29 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, SHAMILLIAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,655.58 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULQUEEN, DEBORAH J Employer name Orange County Amount $72,655.40 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDORCHUK, NATALIYA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,655.18 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JOANN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,655.14 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OARE, DONNA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $72,655.10 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTKA, GRZEGORZ Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,655.04 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DAVID P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $72,654.99 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONER, JONATHAN B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $72,654.86 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIN, FRANK M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $72,654.82 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, DONNA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $72,654.60 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBEL, STEPHANIE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $72,654.60 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIGHT, JOANNE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $72,654.60 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, DAVID P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $72,654.17 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, MARK T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $72,653.88 Date 08/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHRYN M, MS Employer name Orange County Amount $72,653.87 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, VERONICA S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $72,653.75 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, KEVIN R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $72,653.68 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, APRIL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,653.66 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, DONALD W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $72,652.98 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUCINIK, AMANDA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,652.71 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, JEAN Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $72,652.47 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MICHELLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $72,652.33 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES L, III Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $72,652.13 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, NICOLE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $72,652.06 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, RONALD G Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $72,651.55 Date 05/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBI, HADAS A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $72,650.91 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KEVIN M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $72,650.44 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALIGER, CAROLYN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $72,650.30 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, PIERCE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,649.87 Date 12/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TERRENCE W Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $72,649.79 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KRISTIN A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $72,649.76 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DELTON C Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,649.42 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, CRYSTAL R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $72,648.90 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $72,648.59 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RONALD C Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $72,648.46 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JOSE R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $72,648.31 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $72,648.22 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPER, NEIL D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $72,648.16 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, ELVY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,648.14 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWACKI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $72,647.85 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, CLARISSA J Employer name Cortland County Amount $72,647.62 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $72,647.23 Date 10/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBASZEWSKI, BELINDA S Employer name Victor CSD Amount $72,647.22 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, DANIELLE E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $72,647.16 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANDERA, PAUL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,646.95 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $72,646.68 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, DOUGLAS N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $72,646.58 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRIN, SUSAN L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $72,646.47 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONEO, MICHAEL A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $72,646.22 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, CAROL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,645.89 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELL, MARK S Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $72,645.70 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $72,645.62 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $72,644.20 Date 12/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECHENE, GRANT D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $72,644.16 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY-QUINLAN, MICHELLE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $72,643.21 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRELKELD, ROBERT S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $72,642.60 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, GRACINE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $72,642.51 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARIGIANIS, MAUREEN K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $72,642.50 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $72,641.79 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTOUGH, MARGARET M Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $72,641.61 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PAUL F Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $72,641.53 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, WAYNE W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $72,640.67 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANSELMENT, DONALD C Employer name Department of Law Amount $72,640.45 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System