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 ARMONY, JOE L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $111,062.12 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, GREGORY L Employer name Department of State Amount $111,062.12 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of State Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGE, DAVID V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, SANDRA V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBB, WILLIAM C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, TERRENCE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBLUM, PAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NANCY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, CECILE W Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $111,062.12 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, EDWARD S Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $111,062.12 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, RICHARD E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $111,062.12 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE-HALL, REGINA V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $111,062.12 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DANIEL F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $111,062.12 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, THOMAS D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,062.12 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PAULA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, LISA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,062.12 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBHAN, THOMAS R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES W, III Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,062.12 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEVIN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,062.12 Date 12/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADIZZA, CLARA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMEN, KURT H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $111,062.12 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEN, ROH-YU Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $111,062.12 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, PHILIP L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, ANGEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGLI, ROHIT D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYFOR, ZENON G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHIRI, PRATIP K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHMET, MICHAEL H, II Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFT, NORBERT Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, KURT B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 07/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMORODION, TAS Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTOLESE, JOHN W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWATHIL, KURUVILLA Z Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, RANJIT Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DAVID C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTS, THOMAS E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINNI, ELLEN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, ROBERT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $111,062.12 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DOUGLAS V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $111,062.12 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELFUSO, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $111,062.12 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDMAN, CHARLES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, WESLEY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $111,062.12 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOSKI, MARK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $111,062.12 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFAMONTE, JOSEPH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENNEBACKE, NORMAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARO, CHARLES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,062.12 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMER, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $111,062.12 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBRO, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,062.12 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JUETT, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICALTON, ALAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,062.12 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTASEK, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $111,062.12 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH LANZARA, CAROL B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,062.12 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUZ, STEVEN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,062.12 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYACK, LAURA C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,062.12 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEASMAN, VINCENT P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $111,062.12 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRIES, CRAIG G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $111,062.12 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLEK, SHAWN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $111,059.95 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE ROY, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $111,059.54 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOLKOWSKI, JASON M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $111,058.96 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILKENNY, CHERYL E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $111,057.67 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, DIRK R Employer name Ulster County Amount $111,056.48 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODOVICE, CLAY J Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $111,054.69 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZZOLIN, SANDRA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,053.70 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, SEAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,051.76 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIS, STACEY M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $111,051.63 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, ANDREW F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,051.07 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COTTER, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $111,050.59 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKETOS, STEPHEN D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $111,050.37 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,048.29 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBECK, RAYMOND D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $111,048.27 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, DANIEL W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $111,047.31 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, STEVEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,046.84 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, CARMEN G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $111,045.04 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,041.49 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATURANO, DONALD A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $111,040.54 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JUDITH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $111,040.52 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARK, MICHAEL L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $111,038.20 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,036.50 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANCO, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,034.92 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHLE, MARTIN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $111,034.68 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOI, JAMES E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,032.56 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKOV, NELLYE V Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $111,032.42 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEUS, ALTAGRACIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $111,031.56 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNAS, THOMAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,031.14 Date 03/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, GLORIA Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $111,030.46 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, THOMAS A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $111,029.76 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SCOTT E Employer name Monroe County Amount $111,029.00 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,027.48 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONGHORIAN, ROYA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $111,026.84 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, KEVIN C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,025.87 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, BRADLEY M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $111,025.87 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KEITH B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,025.82 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System