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 VERA, MARIO, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $70,967.32 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, LINDA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $70,967.01 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANCIL, IRA, II Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,966.09 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Webster Amount $70,965.97 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, ANUAR J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $70,965.76 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, JUDITH L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,965.35 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNA, SALVATORE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,965.34 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICALESE, DOMINIC M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $70,965.09 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FICETO, MELISSA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $70,965.09 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE COMPTE, VICTORIA S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $70,964.99 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BERTRAM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,964.81 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFINA, JAMIE L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $70,964.76 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTI, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,964.65 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYNO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $70,964.44 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,964.43 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, RAYMOND V Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $70,964.19 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, DANIEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,963.00 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,963.00 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEN, FERRON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,963.00 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, REJI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $70,962.58 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEALEY, KAREN L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $70,962.52 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,962.49 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINAYA, MARIA A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $70,961.20 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, LESLIE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $70,961.03 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, MAHIMA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $70,960.73 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIGAULT, BIRTH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,960.71 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZOG, CHRISTEN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $70,960.32 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROLAND A, II Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,960.17 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, THOMAS J Employer name City of Troy Amount $70,959.95 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, AMY C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $70,959.81 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDO, JENNIFER A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $70,959.43 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWACZ, NIKKIA M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,959.15 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $70,957.96 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, SEAN P Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $70,957.88 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTHAM-RANDOLPH, SHARON C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,957.27 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LARRY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $70,957.12 Date 09/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUK, TREVOR T Employer name Cornell University Amount $70,956.96 Date 05/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, DEBRA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $70,956.91 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELLO, JON A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,956.26 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRETTE, RYAN C Employer name City of Auburn Amount $70,956.07 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KEVIN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $70,955.87 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, ADAM R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $70,955.50 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, DAVID A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,955.27 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, LORI J Employer name Columbia County Amount $70,955.23 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOYAHN, CATHY Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,954.98 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECOR, DAVID R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,954.65 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWARD, RICHARD L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $70,954.51 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERGO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $70,954.43 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, LISA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $70,954.26 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $70,954.22 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, WILLIAM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,954.18 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, BRIDGET A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $70,954.02 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGER, ERIN C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $70,953.80 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $70,953.73 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-NEELY, EBONY S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $70,953.40 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROZCO-SANCHEZ, CIRILO Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,953.40 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, JOEL H Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $70,953.21 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROS, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $70,952.94 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAUSCHER, RONALD J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,952.92 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREGO, AURELIO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,952.59 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIO, JO ANN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $70,952.17 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, JOY H Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $70,951.88 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, RICHARD S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $70,951.60 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERING, KEVIN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,951.50 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOHEY, BRIAN P Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $70,951.38 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ANITA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,951.25 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODALL, ANDREW J, SR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $70,950.89 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANIELLO, VITO J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $70,950.76 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAIRES, MARNI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $70,950.42 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, COREY R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $70,950.30 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROBERT Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $70,949.80 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, JESSICA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,949.74 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DARRYL J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $70,949.36 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $70,949.21 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREANY, DENISE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $70,948.82 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, STEVEN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,948.75 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JASON C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $70,948.56 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIA, REGINALD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,947.93 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACCOLA, PATRICK N Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $70,947.33 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GODOFREDO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,947.15 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, DAWN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $70,947.01 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, YUEMING Employer name Albany County Amount $70,946.97 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOHN L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,946.63 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DAVID J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $70,946.38 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT-SHERARD, DAWN T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $70,945.78 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LUKE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $70,945.64 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTENDORP, PATRICK A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,945.64 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAEEM, MUNEERA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,945.64 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTERO, EDUARDO J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $70,945.64 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKRELI, DRANA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $70,945.19 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, TEAL S Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $70,944.80 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, ANDREA M Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $70,944.70 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIFF, BIBI K Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $70,944.19 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINKAS, THOMAS S Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $70,944.08 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,943.83 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFUR, CHET A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $70,943.69 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHIMANI, JUAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $70,943.67 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KOWN, LEISA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $70,943.53 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEFFERS, JARED A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,943.47 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NELSON Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,943.39 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System