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 YAVINSKY, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, ALVIN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARO, STEPHANIE L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, VALERIE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, MERYL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JERALD S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, TERESA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, ANDREW M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRGRIEVE, SCOTT Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, RHONDA E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISHER BENNETT, STACY D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, DAVID Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ELLEN R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGERTY, HELENE F Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, PATRICIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, ROBIN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUEWER, SUSAN T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBEL, GARY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSELL, MARTIN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACA, FELICE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TERENCE P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, WILLIAM J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, ANTHONY W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DANIELLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, ANDREA C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGER, ERICA L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/27/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEMAKER, THOMAS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARGARET C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICIGLIANO, FRANCIS D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, CONRAD D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, NORMAN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURIM, HOWARD E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DAVID P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASLOW, STEPHEN L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/23/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, BERNARD C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZYGIER, JOHN M, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/16/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGLAS, PHILIP Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKELING, C STEPHEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKIN, GEORGE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JAMES C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MATTHEW G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILIOU, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, KAREN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUERCIO, CAREN L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZITO, GAETAN B Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, TIMOTHY P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONAUGH, JAMES A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIA, DENISE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DAVID A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JAMES F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DERRICK J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, JOHN H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, JEFFREY A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/10/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, THERESA BRYANT Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILUTIS, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAN, JENNIFER Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KEVIN A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATENA, FELIX J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, JOSEPH F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOLAKIS, CATHERINE Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERTON, MARY RITA Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, PHILIP V Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLISS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, GERARD E Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY, ANTHONY Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, MICHAEL F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZEL, MARIANNE O Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CECILY L Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINES, SPERO Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JEROME J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKODA, EDWARD F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARGARET T Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DEBRA J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ERIC R Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTO, VICTORIA M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MICHELE P Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS P Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, RANDAL B Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, JOHN L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TULLIO, SHEILA A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOLFO, VINCENT M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MICHAEL L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCZYK, THOMAS P Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOHN B, JR Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, JAMES R Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANUSZCZAK, MICHAEL L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, MARTHA WALSH Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHOUT, JOAN S Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, THOMAS G Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSEWICZ, KIM H Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULROY, MARTHA E Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESSER, JOSEPH G Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, DOUGLAS A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLMANN, DANDREA LYNN Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKANE, JOAN E Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES E, JR Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RACHEL A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System