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 STENEKEN, ROBYN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,576.90 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, YVONNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,576.27 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, R DENNIS Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $103,572.44 Date 06/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, JEREMY K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $103,572.30 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREADIE, THERESA D Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $103,570.01 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TASHA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $103,569.84 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, JOHN C Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $103,569.20 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, BRIAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,568.49 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANNA, MARK E Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $103,568.04 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, VICTOR M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,567.65 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, KEVIN B, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,566.94 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,565.71 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEROME D Employer name Village of Depew Amount $103,565.60 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,563.09 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, CHRISTINA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $103,559.85 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENIER, ANNA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $103,557.10 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, MARY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $103,556.15 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, PHILIP D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $103,555.60 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARROLL, KAREN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,554.86 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADS, LORRAINE Employer name Hempstead Industrial Dev Agcy Amount $103,554.47 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, PAUL G Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $103,553.42 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOWSKI, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,553.07 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKELMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,552.83 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENNETH I Employer name Erie County Amount $103,552.77 Date 07/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, ANDRIA L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $103,550.60 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, ELBERT B Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $103,550.18 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAWA, WILBERT S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,549.08 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNDT, LAURA J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,548.36 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHTONEN, LAURA J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $103,547.95 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALICCHIA, CHRISTY A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $103,547.59 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, DANIEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,547.50 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVAN, THOMAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,547.48 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, JOHN D Employer name Village of Bath Amount $103,546.15 Date 09/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOTSAY, THOMAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,545.35 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODECKER, AMIE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,544.22 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, FAYE Employer name Putnam County Amount $103,544.10 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, ERICK P Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,543.17 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAMMATTEO, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $103,543.03 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHELE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,541.20 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANECZKO, JAMES M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,538.59 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEVIN W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $103,538.59 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAJANOVIC, SAFNEZA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $103,536.53 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLEN, DAVID A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,536.28 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, THERESA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $103,535.94 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PAUL R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,535.92 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLDI, SCOTT T Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $103,535.91 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIA, BEATRICE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,533.57 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIMAKOPOULOS, NICHOLAS Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,531.96 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOXEY, IAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,530.22 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCKOWIAK, DAVID T Employer name Erie County Amount $103,529.89 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, IAN A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $103,528.18 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, ROBERT B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $103,527.64 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAS, ROGER Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,527.32 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, ANDREIA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,527.20 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JOHN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,527.19 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORST, KATIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,526.30 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, DANIEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,525.30 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,524.82 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAPES, MITCHELL G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $103,524.42 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAK, JOHN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $103,523.87 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, NEIL S Employer name Cornell University Amount $103,523.66 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDBAUER, JAMES M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,522.11 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRUEBEL, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $103,521.61 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-MITCHELL, MARSHA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,521.55 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRIN, DREW R Employer name Monroe County Amount $103,520.56 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, LINDA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,520.37 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOPPER, BRUCE S Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $103,519.86 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $103,518.18 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUTURE, NICHOLAS J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $103,514.60 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERSTONE, JAMES A Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,513.93 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINING, KIMBERLY E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $103,513.52 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, JOYCE N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $103,513.03 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCCI, ENRICO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,512.80 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,510.59 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMMINELLA, KAREN A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $103,509.99 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTS, JAMES B Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,508.20 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PAUL M Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $103,507.68 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MARK F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $103,507.32 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCEDES, ANGELA Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,506.15 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, MARK K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,506.10 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $103,504.73 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,504.28 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVAUGH, ANDREW R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,503.75 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $103,503.07 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $103,500.62 Date 10/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, ANGEL L Employer name Orange County Amount $103,500.56 Date 04/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,500.02 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA GUERRE, GERMANIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,499.77 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEC, JOHN M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $103,498.67 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWNIE, ARTHUR C Employer name Erie County Amount $103,498.47 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,498.23 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONI, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $103,497.59 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KAREN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,497.26 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, LILLETH R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,496.90 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,496.23 Date 01/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERAN, JOHN A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,495.86 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CICERO, KEVIN P Employer name Niagara County Amount $103,495.71 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JAMES J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,495.16 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRIER, HEIDE K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,494.42 Date 06/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBITT, TRACEY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,493.22 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System