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 GABAY, SHEILA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $148,276.87 Date 09/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CAROL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $148,276.87 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREATSOULAS, THEODORA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $148,276.87 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, JOAN M Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $148,275.92 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WANDA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $148,274.41 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLIES, MARK G Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $148,271.37 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MICHAEL R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $148,265.42 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBOROW, WILLIAM C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,258.73 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, JAMES W Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,254.39 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSADA, STEPHEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,253.84 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT A, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $148,253.41 Date 01/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGRALDI, MARGARET J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $148,251.58 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $148,250.23 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, DOUGLAS W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,248.90 Date 02/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KURT D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,242.55 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANKO, EILEEN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $148,234.05 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHEY, RALPH B Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,228.02 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, KATHERINE F Employer name Erie County Amount $148,224.98 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAN, THOMAS C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $148,224.44 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASLOW, KARINA B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $148,221.84 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, KIM S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $148,219.56 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURI, JOSEPH J Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $148,218.03 Date 06/09/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,214.60 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, EUGENE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,214.28 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARLEAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $148,212.82 Date 08/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $148,209.75 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, DONALD Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $148,207.68 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONEL, WILFREDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $148,203.11 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONALD, EDWIN B, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,202.19 Date 01/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, RICHARD K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $148,201.61 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHENKE, KENNETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,200.60 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOOKS, WILLIAM J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $148,195.82 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, BRIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,194.68 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, PATRICK D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,193.58 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, MARIE JENNIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $148,189.59 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JOSEPH T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $148,189.59 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALONE, ROBERT R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $148,188.99 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, CHARLES H Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $148,186.83 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, JAMES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,182.25 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLOVER, JEANETTE M Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $148,181.91 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GAIL YVETTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,174.00 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLOW, JAMES Employer name City of White Plains Amount $148,173.81 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $148,173.23 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LABATE, MARY BETH Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $148,172.85 Date 04/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, KATHLEEN B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $148,170.24 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAINO, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,150.44 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $148,148.52 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBUCCI, JENNIFER P Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $148,143.54 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, CHARLES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,141.06 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, DANIEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,140.73 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $148,130.50 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, GINO A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $148,130.50 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERLAND, CARMEL M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $148,129.81 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ALFRED J Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,127.39 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANNAH, THOMAS E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $148,127.07 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $148,125.03 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, FRANK J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $148,123.55 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAVARELLO, CATHLEEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $148,122.35 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN MC LAGAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,122.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, NANCY P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $148,119.39 Date 07/11/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYE, WILLIAM R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,114.10 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRISTOL-GABIN, SHERLY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $148,111.39 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROSELLI, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,103.81 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DANIELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,100.52 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ANDREW D Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $148,099.55 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRICKWOOD, DALE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $148,097.56 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, SEAN M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $148,097.36 Date 06/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, EDWIN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,094.63 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERGA, THOMAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,092.04 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDY O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,091.43 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGAN, HECTOR E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,085.29 Date 03/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELKE, MICHAEL A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $148,083.59 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, RICHARD W Employer name Department of Law Amount $148,078.62 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, JOHN J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,075.09 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURETTA, SALVATORE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,071.69 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANACA, PATRICE G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $148,066.74 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, MARY ELLEN Employer name Putnam County Amount $148,065.58 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, RYAN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $148,064.21 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, DAVID A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $148,063.16 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, RICHARD C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,063.14 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERZOG, MARY LYN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $148,063.11 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARIE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $148,058.51 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, MARIE L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $148,057.54 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,054.32 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISDORFER, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,053.34 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEDEL, WALTER M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $148,051.37 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOHN G Employer name Village of Newark Amount $148,051.03 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, DANIEL F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $148,048.66 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, JOHN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $148,048.29 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, CATHERINE M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JUL E Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 10/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVINGER, RICHARD Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIN, CHARLES R Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 07/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLAROFF, SUSAN R Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JAMES G Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, BARBARA E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORINSKY, JOEL I Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 08/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, BRUCE R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $148,047.62 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, WILLIAM A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $148,047.62 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, MYLES S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $148,047.62 Date 03/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System