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 HARTER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,166.99 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, JANICE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,166.94 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUITEAU, HAROLD Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $68,166.46 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, KARI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,166.45 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEBEL, RICHARD R Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $68,165.85 Date 05/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBLER, MARYANNE Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $68,164.76 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLING, JO ANNE K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,164.75 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAVIA, INNOCENZO G Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $68,164.60 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, KATHERINE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $68,164.08 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JASON M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $68,163.36 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BRIAN A Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $68,163.08 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MARIA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $68,162.55 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, JOSEPH W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $68,162.41 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RICARDO Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $68,162.35 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECK-MILLER, ANN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $68,162.24 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARETTO, VICTOR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $68,161.50 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAD, MALLORY B Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $68,161.17 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIJAYAN, SATHISH Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $68,161.17 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, GINA Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $68,160.84 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIAL, ANDREW D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,160.67 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, EMANUEL R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $68,160.49 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, JENNIFER C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $68,159.04 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHANIM, DAVID J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,159.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERE, FRANK T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $68,158.44 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABYER, MARYANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,158.08 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUARDIA, RALPH, III Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $68,157.64 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, LEE G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $68,156.96 Date 02/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERO, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $68,156.93 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADRYNA, FRANCIS M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,156.40 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, JEREMY L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,155.88 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTT, DAVID W Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,155.86 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, RITA Employer name Town of Greece Amount $68,155.80 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $68,155.78 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURA J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,155.74 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JAMES W, III Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $68,155.59 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPA, JOHN P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $68,155.31 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN CHRISTOPHER Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,154.38 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DWAYNE T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,154.07 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, PEDRO Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $68,154.04 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, SHERRY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $68,154.03 Date 03/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, GERALDINE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,153.98 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOANNE T Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $68,153.81 Date 11/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHNSEN, ROBIN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $68,153.65 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, MARY JO Employer name Greene County Amount $68,152.22 Date 02/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CARRIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,152.05 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORETTE, DENISE Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $68,151.98 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCATO, GARY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $68,151.35 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALKOWSKI, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $68,151.23 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIELLO, PAUL F Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $68,151.12 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, WILLIAM F Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $68,151.09 Date 03/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAREND-GUERRIE, HEIDI A Employer name Ontario County Amount $68,150.97 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLANDO, KEVIN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $68,150.86 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KANE, ROBERT E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $68,150.81 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, PAUL A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $68,150.49 Date 08/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELELLO, JAMES J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $68,150.06 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, DEENA V Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $68,150.00 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISSARDIN, CAMILLE S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,149.94 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKUS, BENJAMIN W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $68,149.35 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACAMPORA, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $68,149.25 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICIA NIXDORF Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $68,149.20 Date 08/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, KENYETTA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $68,148.89 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $68,148.82 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, CURTIS Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $68,148.68 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARILINA Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $68,148.67 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,148.60 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOSEPH B, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,148.34 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, JAMES J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $68,147.68 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, WENDY L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $68,147.53 Date 04/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAYLOW, LASHAWN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,147.37 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, DANIELLE B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $68,147.09 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEGRETTI, MICHELE Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $68,147.08 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, MARIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,146.92 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $68,146.70 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLING, EDWARD C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,146.57 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $68,146.40 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, LISA B Employer name Albany County Amount $68,145.93 Date 05/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARROTTA, ANGELO Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $68,145.60 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDESA, JOY Z Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $68,145.13 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MELISSA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,145.01 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, TAWANA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,144.54 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, RONALD L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $68,144.21 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXNER, LOU ANNE Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $68,143.68 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, GUY T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $68,143.64 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,143.37 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRIAN R Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $68,143.11 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL-CAPERS, KIM Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,142.76 Date 09/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, MATTHEW P Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $68,142.73 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVITLIK, MICHAEL R Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $68,142.46 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMIE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $68,142.28 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSEY, DONALD G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,142.25 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, SUSAN M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $68,141.09 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, PATRICK J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $68,140.88 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $68,140.83 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENNIS L, JR Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $68,140.74 Date 08/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HABEEB, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,140.74 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, AMANDA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,140.34 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY-SMITH, MARINA J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,140.22 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, RICHARD A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $68,139.45 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, LEANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,139.33 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, CATHLEEN D Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $68,139.14 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System