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 ENG, GEORGE K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $148,047.62 Date 04/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, WANDA W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $148,047.62 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTIANO, JOSEPH A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $148,047.62 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIOLO, JOHN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $148,047.62 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, RONALD Employer name NYC Judges Amount $148,047.62 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, PATRICIA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $148,047.62 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFHER, IRA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $148,047.62 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISS, MARJORIE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $148,047.62 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, ALFRED C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $148,047.62 Date 01/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBEY, SUSAN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $148,047.62 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, VINCENT Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $148,047.62 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSTER, JEFFREY H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLIN, MARCIA J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, MARVIN K Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 06/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BARBARA G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, KEVIN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 11/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTONE, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, ROBERT E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 10/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ILAN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSNAK, NINA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 03/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKS, STUART Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $148,047.62 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBERFALL, SUSAN L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, RICHARD H Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, EILEEN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIL, KENNETH R Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, SHARON D Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $148,047.62 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENCZY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $148,047.29 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIXTON, GEORGE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,045.82 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGA, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $148,044.13 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWAS, AMY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,044.00 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUELI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $148,040.92 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRER, THOMAS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $148,040.09 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, SCOTT B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $148,037.93 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, HECTOR M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,037.18 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTALEK, AUGUSTUS D Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $148,034.66 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANJUA, SADIA I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,018.00 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,017.77 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNAS, THOMAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,011.85 Date 03/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, RONALD, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $148,011.40 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKROSH, FRANK A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $148,010.54 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAMBURRO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $148,009.84 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $148,004.72 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAUSS, RYAN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,995.15 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIDONA, GEORGE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $147,992.80 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MAUREEN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $147,990.69 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JOANNE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $147,989.32 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $147,987.92 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, SANDRA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,983.55 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASPIL, KARIM Employer name Westchester County Amount $147,976.13 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $147,965.73 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIDLER, CAROL S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $147,962.09 Date 03/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMEISTER, BRIAN O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,957.81 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSIAS, JEANNE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,952.68 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACCETTA, JOSEPH M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $147,951.28 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BENJAMIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,948.71 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSTAS, DOROTHEA A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBER, JEREMY S Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENKIN, MICHAEL A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECHSLER, FELICE D Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLATKOV, PERSIDA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUISTA, ANGELA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLI, JACQUELINE R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLGER GABRIEL, NANCY A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGOPOULOS, AURELIA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, MIRIAM L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, GLENN E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $147,947.62 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKENWALDER-MARGENOT, JOAN Employer name Court of Claims Amount $147,947.62 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTMAN, CAROL L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $147,947.62 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, CATHERINE J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $147,947.62 Date 03/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, AMY B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $147,947.62 Date 08/16/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ROBERT F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $147,947.62 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFRON, LINDA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $147,947.62 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATZ, BILHA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $147,947.62 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KERRY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $147,947.62 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREN, JOYCE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 02/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIS, NICHOLAS H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINDER, AARON I Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, ANNE MOLLOY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 06/12/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JOANNE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLI, FRANCIS M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, GARY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERN, ILENE P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, JOSEPH P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, JOAN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 04/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KURT S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, DEBBIE I Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 02/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, AGNES K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 04/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENSON, JOAN G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIOLO-VASSALLE, SALLY R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKALSEN, GLENN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, BRUCE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 07/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, DAVID C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KEVIN P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON EGLOFFSTEIN, ELYSE T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 11/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KATHLEEN S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $147,947.62 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, NINA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $147,947.62 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, ROBERT E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $147,947.62 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENZWEIG, LISA R Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $147,947.62 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System