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 COBURN, JOHN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,426.02 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDUSHEK, LINDA D B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $104,425.96 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $104,425.95 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, DEISY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,425.30 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SEEMA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $104,424.38 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDORKINA, TATIANA IOANOONA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,424.20 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, JOSHUA D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,423.38 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHARLES J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $104,421.11 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTENS, KATHLEEN G Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $104,419.37 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JOSEPH E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $104,418.88 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY, JAMES M Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $104,417.80 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $104,417.48 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFFREY J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $104,417.42 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KENNETH Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $104,416.52 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONI, JAMES C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $104,416.04 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ERIC P Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $104,415.48 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GRACE E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $104,414.98 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNEN, JAMES J Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $104,412.84 Date 12/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARNOT, RALPH A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,412.33 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSO, RONALD E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,408.95 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, JOHN W Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $104,408.88 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $104,407.86 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,407.44 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERMONT, CORINNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,406.18 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, MARIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,406.04 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,404.45 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, JAMES B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,404.10 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDER, ADAM J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,403.71 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,403.65 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, HERBERTH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,402.62 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,402.62 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDECKER, DEBORAH S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $104,402.28 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, PHILLIP E Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,401.83 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, ELDIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,401.83 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, PAUL J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,400.84 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, TRINO A Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $104,400.80 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUPAL, JAMIE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,398.15 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STROUGH, TIMOTHY S Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $104,397.03 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $104,396.97 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLETA, GREGORY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,396.31 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEL, GEORGE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $104,394.49 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, JEREMIAH Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $104,394.26 Date 04/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYATKIN, VLADIMIR F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,393.10 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDI, JENNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,391.01 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KATHLEEN M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,389.94 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SCOTT A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $104,388.75 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $104,388.03 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, PETER V Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $104,387.79 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTO-MATTIE, REYNE Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $104,387.68 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $104,386.78 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MI KYUNG Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,386.71 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTIN, HENRIK N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,386.54 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESUS, STEVE P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,386.31 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINTON, JULIET G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,385.82 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZI, GIULIANA Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $104,385.32 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, SAM J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,384.28 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAI, DANIEL M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,383.96 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, EDWIN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $104,383.85 Date 04/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLES, HAVEN B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,383.74 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBLATT, ILANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,383.61 Date 03/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, SARAH E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,381.30 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRAKIS, LEA Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,381.03 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGANIAN, ERIC Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $104,380.97 Date 07/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIRTZEL, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,380.27 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSCAMP, MOIRA K Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $104,378.73 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, JAMES G Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,377.30 Date 11/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAN, KEVIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,376.02 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PATRICK R Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,376.02 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCOE, FRANCIS P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,375.76 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTIN, THOMAS R, II Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,375.76 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, GEORGE T, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $104,375.22 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBENSTEIN, STEVEN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,374.05 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, JEFFREY Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $104,373.56 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCIOLO, MICHAEL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,372.18 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKER, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,371.77 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASEBIKAN, VICTOR L Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,371.77 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLTE, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,370.21 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, IAN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,369.17 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARNEY, MICHAEL K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,368.78 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, COLIN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,368.48 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINALDI, MARY ELLEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $104,368.22 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, GERARD C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,367.49 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGG, DARYL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,366.00 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RILEY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $104,365.84 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, KATRINA L WHITE, MRS Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,365.34 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLING, DONNA M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $104,364.64 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATLER-JOHNSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,364.05 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMICHELLI, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,363.18 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCION, RENEE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,363.04 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, DANIEL B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,361.33 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, JOHN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $104,361.08 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURCIN, RONALD D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $104,359.61 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAREEB, NADIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $104,356.79 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZZARETT, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $104,355.06 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MLECZKOWSKI, LEONARD P Employer name NYC Judges Amount $104,352.75 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCORDINO, CARMINE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,352.68 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYKE, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,352.68 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, JOHN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $104,351.72 Date 06/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JOSEPH F, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,351.26 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINGO, LOWELL E, III Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $104,349.07 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System