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 GREENE, LINDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,785.51 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $103,782.35 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, LISSY J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,779.22 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMORI, EVERESTO M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,779.14 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, THOMAS A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $103,778.99 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SCOTT M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $103,777.44 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVEL, GARY M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $103,777.32 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMICINSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,776.95 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, RICHARD J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $103,775.75 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABLE, JAMES B Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $103,775.52 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIBBIN, RAYMOND Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $103,775.52 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, TRACEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,775.12 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLO, DONALD Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $103,774.31 Date 05/18/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICHINO, MARIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $103,774.31 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KARA E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $103,773.84 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROPO, JASON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,773.76 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHERINE P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,773.33 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DOV Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $103,773.07 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, ALAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,772.09 Date 12/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULBERGER, MICHAEL I Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $103,772.04 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ROBERT G Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $103,772.03 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SHARON G Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $103,772.03 Date 06/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, MICHELE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,772.03 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, DAVID F Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $103,772.03 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, CHARLES A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $103,772.03 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSS, LEONARD G Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $103,772.03 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, JEANETTE P Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $103,772.03 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDEN STEINEN, CARL J Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $103,772.03 Date 04/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAACKE, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $103,771.75 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIDDER, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,771.34 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, JOHN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $103,770.90 Date 12/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENNA, JOHN F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.78 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAVAUGH, OWEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.70 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, BRENT A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.70 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, PATRICK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.70 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GERALD W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.70 Date 05/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOHN C, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.70 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.70 Date 09/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, DAVID A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $103,769.69 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODERATH, GEOFFREY T Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, SEAN P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $103,769.69 Date 04/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, THOMAS H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, THERESA P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, PAMELA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, ALICE S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 12/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRIAN K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 12/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRASTO, CONRAD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, SANDRA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, BONNIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EACKER, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BRUCE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITOR, DONALD E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARY, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, SANAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, PHILLIP R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 02/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ROBERT V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPASKIE, JAMES Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACK, DIANA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANT, RANDI S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JOHN J, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, BRIAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAFERRO, ELLEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 10/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, GERALD ALLAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 04/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELI, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSENFORT, ERIK D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTZ, MARK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDLINGER, LINDA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDZINSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 10/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSON, BRADLEY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, CHARLES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAZICI, ALTAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 07/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ROBBY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, STEVEN L Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $103,769.69 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROSKI, MITCHELL J Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, LAURA A Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $103,769.69 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYZDEK, STEPHEN A Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURACKA-MAHER, WENDY Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, BRENDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,769.69 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPOLI, SHARON L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,769.69 Date 05/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSI, JILL M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,769.69 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, THOMAS C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,769.69 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, RALPH J Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, FREDERICK B Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, GERALD A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERI, DAVID A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 07/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAO, WINSTON Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROBERT F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, CAROL B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JENNIFER Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LISA PERLA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, DAVID M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVER, DAVID F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTMANN, EDWARD Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,769.69 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICHEL, ARTHUR G Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $103,769.69 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RICHARD J Employer name Education Department Amount $103,769.69 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALTO, NORA M Employer name Education Department Amount $103,769.69 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System