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 TURNER, CHARLAINA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $108,218.52 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTO, OSCAR I Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,218.21 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRNSTEIN, J ERIC Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,217.08 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MIGUEL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,216.87 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, MAUDLYN E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $108,214.85 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINEME, CHRISTIANA I Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $108,213.88 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFIELD, DANIELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,213.18 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWILT, SHAWN D Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $108,212.87 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIEFERSTEIN, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,210.82 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESE, BRUCE C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,210.79 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZI, VINCENT J Employer name Orange County Amount $108,210.19 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBACE, JACK F Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,208.87 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, JOHN C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,208.37 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRILLO, OSCAR E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,208.36 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, DENNIS J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $108,207.90 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, VANESSA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $108,206.88 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDALL, JACQUELINE D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $108,204.55 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $108,204.36 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARTIN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,201.58 Date 12/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,201.14 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAJAN, JOYS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,200.70 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, TINA M Employer name Orange County Amount $108,200.64 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHSE, SHEILA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $108,199.29 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMP, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $108,199.22 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, STEPHEN F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $108,196.83 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, DEREK C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,195.80 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DENISE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,195.61 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TODD S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,193.34 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, BRYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,193.28 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, JAMES P Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $108,193.10 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEROKA, BOGDAN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $108,192.13 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOMEI, CHRIS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $108,191.58 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $108,187.14 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICIA S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $108,186.75 Date 10/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTASTICO, GODFREY O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,185.94 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOWSKI, DENNIS J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $108,185.45 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNHAUPT, THOMAS W Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $108,185.11 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZEZON, KRISTON A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,185.07 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARK A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $108,184.95 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIER, RODNEY L, III Employer name Orange County Amount $108,183.12 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, GRAZYNA Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $108,182.26 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMEDURE, STEPHEN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,182.25 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORENSTEIN, DEBRA B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $108,181.59 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, FRANK Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $108,181.51 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, SAJI Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,181.48 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULHOFF, JAMES H, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,178.44 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEZIO, DAVID G Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $108,177.22 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, ADAM M Employer name Village of Walden Amount $108,176.91 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, LINDSAY H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,176.75 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,176.62 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, BINDU Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $108,176.42 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, BIBIN JAIN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,176.14 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, SATVIR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,174.88 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNINGER, ANDREA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $108,174.03 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIOGLIONICO, DANIEL J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $108,173.52 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORECKI, DOROTHY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $108,173.01 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, MICHAEL H Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $108,171.95 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRUM, MARK S Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $108,171.07 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, PATRICIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $108,170.86 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,169.03 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $108,168.99 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, JEAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,168.82 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, DARYL R Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $108,167.96 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAMELA G Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $108,166.80 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASAN, RAJARAM S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,166.50 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DIANA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $108,166.42 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOR, CRAIG M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $108,163.55 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, JOHN B, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,163.35 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEWEY, PATRICK Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $108,163.31 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, THOMAS E Employer name Putnam County Amount $108,162.94 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HALLORAN, JEAN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,161.31 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUGUO, SYLVESTER U Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $108,160.62 Date 05/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJAN, SHINY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $108,159.94 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTH, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,159.59 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON VOIGT, DAVID C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $108,159.52 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARD, TIMOTHY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,159.10 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBERS, MICHELLE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,158.19 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENN, RICHARD A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $108,157.90 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, RUSSELL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,156.91 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FRANK E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,156.87 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ROBERT G Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,156.51 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUZZOLO, ALBERT L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $108,156.30 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRDLESTONE, BRYAN T Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $108,154.87 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $108,154.71 Date 10/19/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBOY, OFELIA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $108,153.93 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERVORT, LUCAS R Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $108,153.57 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUART, CYNTHIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,153.21 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREER, SAUNDRA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,151.55 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, THOMAS A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $108,151.09 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BARBARA J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $108,150.54 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $108,150.21 Date 01/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINE, ANGELA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,148.38 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARADISO, EILEEN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $108,146.80 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, RICHARD K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $108,146.77 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MARY Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $108,146.27 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REECE, CHERYL D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $108,145.04 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENA, DIANE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $108,145.03 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $108,144.06 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERMAN, STEWART T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,144.00 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RACQUEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,143.13 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System