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 KRAUSE, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $98,657.68 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, CARLO T Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $98,657.13 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEBKE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $98,654.91 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BRAGGA, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,654.45 Date 09/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANAY, CHARLES Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,654.12 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, KEVIN P Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $98,653.82 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLOWITZ, MARK D Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $98,652.34 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, JAMES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,651.38 Date 01/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, CHRIS C Employer name Ulster County Amount $98,651.35 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLERMO, DANIEL Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $98,651.28 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTORINO, LISA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $98,650.22 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWNY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $98,649.87 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEE, SCOTT S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,648.46 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, ALFRED S, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $98,648.18 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LOUIS T, SR Employer name Ulster County Amount $98,647.82 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, DANIEL W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $98,646.80 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $98,645.88 Date 02/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVISON, LEONARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $98,645.20 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, BRUCE K Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $98,644.87 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPLESSY, JOSEPH V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,644.06 Date 08/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, PETER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,643.97 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,643.94 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, BRIAN J Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $98,642.06 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JAY W, SR Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $98,641.40 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDHI, RONAK L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,640.00 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUETTGER, MICHELE E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $98,639.66 Date 08/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSOCK, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $98,638.34 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASILE, JOSEPH J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,638.23 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD-WILCHER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,637.90 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL W Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $98,637.63 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEIGH, HEATHER D Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,637.18 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, STEVEN R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $98,636.56 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, DAVID S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $98,635.66 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELESTINO, PAULA B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $98,635.65 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELEY, SAMUEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,635.50 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $98,635.37 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CATHELLA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,634.07 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, VINCENT R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $98,633.84 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONWALD, KEITH H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,633.81 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCADA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $98,633.62 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIRONI, FRANK A, JR Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $98,633.07 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $98,632.97 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JOHN R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $98,631.55 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINAGE, FAITH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,631.20 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGERME, ANNE R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $98,630.52 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, MELANIE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $98,630.31 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMERMAN, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $98,628.29 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILBER, DAVID D Employer name Department of Health Amount $98,626.93 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, GREGORY W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $98,626.92 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGKINS, DAVID Employer name Office of General Services Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, DANIEL T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $98,626.92 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MU, RUIJIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $98,626.92 Date 03/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELUGBA, DARE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, LAWRENCE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, STEPHEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DALE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, GARY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNA, JAMES J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREZNER, HOWARD S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFOE, TODD M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOYD, KELLY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCANNON, PATRICK W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIALE, RICHARD R, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 10/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFFENBACH, TIMOTHY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGALA, MARK A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROBERT C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MARCIA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, LINCOLN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, VINCENT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, ROBERT H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 01/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, JOSEPH P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSWAMI, ARVINDPURI G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATHWOL, JOHN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZ, KEVIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYCK, BRIAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANGBARI, PRADEEP K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KENT D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSEPH G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, DANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 12/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, DANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, MAHMOUD I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHARROUBI, MICHELE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERSZ, DONNA F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORT, CONNIE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASDIN, SUSAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, DAVID R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RONNIE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZLOVS, SANDRA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, ROBERT L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPES, ANTHONY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JAMES M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCILLA, CARLOS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MICHAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHDI, SYED M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRZA, ASLAM M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,626.92 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System