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 JOHNSON, JASON R Employer name City of Beacon Amount $105,817.98 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARDEN, TANIKA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,815.81 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANI, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,815.41 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, BURTON M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,814.48 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENDORF, MICHAEL T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,814.34 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWRY, DONALD L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $105,814.15 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROTTA, ROBERTA L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $105,813.75 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABER, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $105,813.67 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTREMERA, MICHAEL R Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,813.63 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORCIARI, AL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $105,813.36 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALTON, SIMONE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $105,813.21 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, RONALD J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,812.35 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, ERIC M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $105,810.36 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKWEREKWU, GEORGE O Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $105,809.38 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, JOHN K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $105,808.71 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ORRELYN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,808.63 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURENOV, SERGEI N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $105,807.77 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ANGEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,807.74 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KENNETH D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $105,806.99 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DU FRANE, JAMES R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $105,806.92 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CAIRE, TORY L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $105,806.67 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEABERRY, WILLIAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,806.65 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAULKINS, DAWN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $105,805.79 Date 04/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDWAY, CRAIG R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,805.37 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDULLA, JOSEPH Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $105,804.56 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNORTELAND, RONALD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,803.83 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVANEC, SCOTT J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $105,803.80 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADLEY-DEAN, DEBRA B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $105,803.35 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTIA, LAURA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $105,803.03 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, PRAGNA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $105,802.96 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHEE, DAVID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,802.79 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, CELINDA M Employer name Broome County Amount $105,802.16 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALEZENTIS, THOMAS G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,801.64 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JENNIFER M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,801.42 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISNER, CAMERON G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,800.27 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JAMES R Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $105,799.98 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPLONSKOWSKI, JAMES M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $105,799.71 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISCUOLO, DOROTHY M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $105,799.37 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESNOYERS, MATT A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $105,798.33 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $105,796.29 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABU, UMU Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $105,796.02 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DEBBIE S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,795.23 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERBER, KENNETH W Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $105,794.09 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,792.40 Date 06/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCALE, KRISTIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,790.77 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JASON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,790.00 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIAK, MICHAEL W Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,789.44 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGYEL, GUY Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,788.72 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, JIANHUA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,787.15 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, ANTHONY V Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $105,786.93 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLSTORF, RONALD P Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $105,785.70 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGARTY, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,785.35 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARK D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $105,785.20 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, WILLIAM B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,784.89 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIERMEIER, SUSAN S Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $105,782.87 Date 12/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $105,782.33 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, SARAH A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $105,781.91 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, WILLIAM L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $105,780.94 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,780.92 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENDT, LORI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDELL, JOANNE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, PETER K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, SCOTT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAK, TRACY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKODITCH, DIANE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, CHRISTINE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,780.70 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, GABRIEL L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $105,780.64 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ED Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,780.12 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRIAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,778.56 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGUE, C. HARRIS Employer name Department of Law Amount $105,777.90 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JOAN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,777.68 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, PETER D Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $105,777.36 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $105,777.22 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLO, ARIEL T Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,776.08 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIS, JOSEPH L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $105,776.05 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDENBRANDT, GARY P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,776.05 Date 11/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, MATTHEW L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $105,774.83 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEEN, DEBRA A Employer name Orange County Amount $105,774.54 Date 03/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKIEWICZ, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,774.35 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, SEAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,774.30 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $105,770.47 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,769.07 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOUTELLE, BRANDON E Employer name Essex County Amount $105,769.02 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, IRENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $105,768.28 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILDNER, FREDERICK Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $105,767.81 Date 04/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, DEBORAH Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,767.79 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, LESTER T Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $105,767.79 Date 03/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIS, SUSAN B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,765.92 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIA, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $105,765.28 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KRISTINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,765.03 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DAVID M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $105,764.19 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLOZZO, PAUL Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $105,764.00 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, STANLEY Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $105,763.83 Date 11/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, VINCENT A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $105,763.29 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITING, GAIL D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $105,761.40 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINERO, AMELIA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,760.90 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMETH, CHRIS Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,759.70 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, DARRELL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,757.69 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,757.61 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, BRENDAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,757.47 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System