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 VERSACE, DEBORA L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $71,422.42 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNETT, ALEXANDER W Employer name Westchester County Amount $71,422.42 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERARD P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $71,422.31 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, STEVEN J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $71,421.41 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $71,421.18 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAZZINI, CORY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,420.98 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANEDA, VICTOR G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,420.95 Date 09/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, GREGORY K Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $71,420.48 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, LOUIS R, II Employer name City of Cortland Amount $71,420.00 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABAYEV, INESSA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,420.00 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGINSKI, ANDREW M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,420.00 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NOELLE G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,420.00 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLE, DAWN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $71,419.94 Date 11/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIS, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,419.72 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, MAURICE W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $71,419.62 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JAMES V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $71,419.02 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, KEITH R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $71,418.96 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLENDA, GREGORY J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $71,418.94 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ERIC M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $71,418.88 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMNOCK, DIANE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,418.60 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLE, STACEY C Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $71,418.53 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTER, DEBRA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $71,418.50 Date 09/25/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CAMMON, GORDON J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,417.92 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVAN, SEAN P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $71,417.76 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DARRELL G Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $71,417.47 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPILOW, ROBYN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $71,417.47 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, URIEL L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $71,417.46 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $71,417.45 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $71,417.43 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOYBIS, LEV Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $71,417.37 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, EILEEN M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $71,417.22 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, SINCLAIR DAC Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $71,417.10 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLNIEWICZ, PATRICIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,416.92 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, MONICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,416.86 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUE, DAVID V Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $71,416.79 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID E Employer name Broome County Amount $71,416.77 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABROWSKI, DOUGLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $71,416.75 Date 05/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $71,416.43 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $71,416.28 Date 07/02/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TODD R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $71,415.60 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGO, WILLIAM M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $71,415.31 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBIN S Employer name Ulster County Amount $71,415.23 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, JUDITH D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $71,415.17 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTASZCZYK, JASON R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $71,415.16 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, STEPHEN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $71,414.54 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANK, OWEN C Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $71,414.33 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, DEAN E Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $71,414.26 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGACKI, TIMOTHY M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $71,414.20 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDA, ANDREW D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $71,414.07 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $71,413.96 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGNER, TERESA A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $71,413.21 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCEY, WILLIAM J Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $71,413.14 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, BEATA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $71,412.80 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, PETER A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $71,412.75 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, ANDREW M Employer name City of Rye Amount $71,412.65 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMADY, TIMOTHY Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $71,412.51 Date 01/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEWIG, JOHN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $71,412.30 Date 01/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, PAUL J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $71,411.91 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, LORI D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $71,411.04 Date 10/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKEL, PAUL J Employer name Chemung County Amount $71,411.01 Date 12/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHARLES J.JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,410.86 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $71,410.69 Date 10/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, FRANK M Employer name Erie County Amount $71,410.56 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIRN, ANDREA N Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $71,410.25 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOPMAN, AMY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $71,410.11 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DOREEN Employer name Education Department Amount $71,410.05 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TERESA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,409.54 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAVAN, JOHN P Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $71,409.51 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEBOLA, SODIQ K Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $71,409.10 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RACHAEL H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $71,408.60 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZINARO, MICHAEL R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $71,408.55 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DAVID LLOYD Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $71,408.44 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZEL, PAULA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $71,408.35 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, WADDELL Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $71,408.09 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, MARY F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $71,407.67 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, JENNIFER J Employer name Albany County Amount $71,407.38 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, JACOB W Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $71,407.18 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWSON, DINA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,407.14 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETERLE, JOSEPH R Employer name Chemung County Amount $71,407.06 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLWARD, TERENCE P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $71,407.05 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,406.42 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, PHILLIP J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $71,405.13 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, DONNA A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $71,405.11 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LUDOVINO Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $71,404.96 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGINS, BILLIE E, III Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,404.87 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DIANA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,404.74 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZANO, ABBY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $71,404.60 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $71,404.60 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JONATHAN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $71,404.55 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPILATO, GUILLERMO A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $71,404.24 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINCHBAUGH, JUDITH A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,404.22 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MATTHEW J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $71,403.83 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAPI, JILL E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $71,403.80 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRABHU, DNYANESH J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $71,403.57 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DON VITO, JOHN M, JR Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $71,402.98 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CYNTHIA E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $71,402.79 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, ULRICK O Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $71,402.65 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, RICHARD D Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $71,402.58 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, ANDREW J Employer name City of Albany Amount $71,402.56 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JOSELYNE C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $71,402.18 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System