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 MORALES, LUIS E Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,652.76 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JASON D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,651.43 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DENISE M Employer name Broome County Amount $107,651.41 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,648.32 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUDGE, VINCENT J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,647.85 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLE, ABIGAIL H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,647.21 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSLER, DAWNE E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $107,641.98 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, DANIEL C, JR Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $107,641.57 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALABANICK, MARY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,639.57 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, MARGARITA L Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $107,637.07 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, ANTHONY W Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $107,637.00 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUJAMOL P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $107,636.04 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEZIALE, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $107,635.64 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, HUGH G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $107,635.62 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOR, ALEXANDER D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $107,635.50 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRIOLA-MEGEE, JENNIFER Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $107,635.14 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, JOHN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,634.68 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELAWA, ROBERT D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,634.68 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, JAMES J, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,634.68 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, TIMOTHY P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,634.68 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, AMY KOREN Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,634.68 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGER, KEITH Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $107,634.68 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, ERICA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $107,634.68 Date 05/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSCOMB, SCOTT D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $107,634.68 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, DENNIS R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,634.11 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LATOYA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,634.02 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,633.39 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EHLINGER, JOSEPH S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,631.46 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESHEF, IRIS Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $107,630.71 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON-WALLACE, ROY W Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $107,630.44 Date 04/22/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, MICHAEL R Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $107,630.20 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, LEONARD W Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $107,629.03 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONS, GEORGE P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $107,628.56 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, KERRY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,628.27 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MARK R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $107,623.98 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ANDREW F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $107,623.49 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, ERIK S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $107,623.49 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, BRIAN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $107,623.49 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLINT-MATTHEW Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,620.60 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDLINGER, WHITNEY L Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $107,619.75 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JUSTIN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,619.17 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TREMEL, STEPHEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,619.00 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, FREDDY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $107,617.66 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $107,616.26 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDTIS, JOHN J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $107,613.56 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANE-LYONS, JOHANNY E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,611.79 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $107,611.71 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINOR, REGINALD Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,611.20 Date 01/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAGUNA, RAYMOND Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,610.44 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNGMANN, WILLIAM J Employer name Orange County Amount $107,609.42 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, JOSEPH, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,607.29 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SHAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,606.12 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMME, SAMUEL B Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $107,605.78 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBSON, EDWARD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,605.58 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DIANE P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $107,604.61 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,604.09 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $107,602.58 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARRA-FRANCIS, CHARMEIN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,601.87 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTERSEN, DENNIS P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,599.24 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, BRENDAN B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,599.06 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUCHCICKI, ARLENE M Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $107,598.97 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWEN, BRADLEY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,596.75 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTZKER, LAURIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,596.18 Date 11/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTENS, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,595.70 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, GARRETT B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,593.19 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLAVE, MICHELE G Employer name Albany County Amount $107,593.10 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MARGARET R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $107,591.21 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, NANCY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $107,591.08 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LINDA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $107,590.31 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEL, MICHAEL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,590.24 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DAVID J, JR Employer name Town of Gates Amount $107,589.12 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MRZYK, MARIUSZ Employer name New York Public Library Amount $107,587.83 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, HERMINIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,587.46 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUCK, STEPHEN P Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $107,586.59 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, PATRICK J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $107,585.19 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASS, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,585.16 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES P Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,583.80 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUART, GAIL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $107,582.81 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, JOSEPH D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $107,580.66 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLETTI, JOHN F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $107,580.31 Date 10/18/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, ROBERT G Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $107,580.26 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, RICHARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,580.16 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, BRYAN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $107,579.46 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,578.09 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, CYNTHIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,577.67 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENICK, ELAINE M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $107,575.06 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTS, BARRY C Employer name Wayne County Amount $107,574.48 Date 05/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, KERIANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,574.28 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDIN, ANN F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $107,573.95 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LOUGHLIN, THERESA E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,573.95 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKWESA, CHINWE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,573.94 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $107,573.73 Date 02/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTEGAS, ANTONIO B Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,573.38 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, WILLIAM P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $107,570.39 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, FREDERICK W Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $107,569.22 Date 01/31/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOLFO, JANET A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,568.77 Date 05/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCI, JESSICA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,568.38 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROGER L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $107,568.11 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CHERYL E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $107,567.92 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KEVIN T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $107,567.59 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System