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 DUNNE, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $141,594.59 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOYER, DALE D Employer name Cornell University Amount $141,593.04 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGER, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $141,591.60 Date 08/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, MERRILL J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 09/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKANSKY, VITALY Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOLDRICK, STEPHEN P Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL-LOUX, HEATHER A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMKIN, DIANE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UENO, TAKEMI Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENZA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JACQUELINE F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIXLER-FUCHS, FREDDA S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, ELIZABETH ANNE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSIN, NAN S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, COLETTE M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-RENERT, MATTHEW A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, JENNY Y Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTIGNANO, PASQUALE P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, PETER R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 08/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, TODD L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAN, LOURDES Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,590.54 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, EDWARD G Employer name Court of Claims Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINBERG, FELICIA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-MINERVA, EMILY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSS, FRANK J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUR, KATHRYN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, MARVA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTT, JENNIFER S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPITTI, LINDA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY-HUMPHREYS, SOLANGE N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, PATRICIA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, SUDEEP K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRADY, JANE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEUR, CRAIG Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNESKI, PAUL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JULIE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALME-LUNDY, DENISE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKEVICH, EDWARD W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRELLO, MARILYN L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELAR, JESSICA R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MEREDITH R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, FRANCIS A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOVIC, MARTIN L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARINA, MARY S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBERMAN, ANN W Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KAY-ANN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CHARLOTTE E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, SARAH DEAN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $141,590.54 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MARIA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETOW, MARY C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, BRIAN P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGREE, MICHAEL K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, ANDREA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, EIDER G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREZ, ALICIA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, PAMELA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ARLENE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, MARK M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC EWEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 12/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGALDI, ROSE ANN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENROE, MIRIAM K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, NICOLE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDNICK, MEIRA C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISHKIN, ELLEN C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTOLA, RENEE S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REGAN, FRANK T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, STACY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, CARA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRAUSKAS, JEANNE D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORDER, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPAPORT, JENNIFER R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ELENOR C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CATHERINE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOCHE, MARCIA P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZER, SHARON S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $141,590.54 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MARYCHRIS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $141,590.54 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONARINE, OMA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECHMANN, BRENDA V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPENHEIM, CAROLINE P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,590.54 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LORRAINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,590.54 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, LEONARD N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $141,590.54 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDERWITZER, LISA J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $141,590.54 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ERIC D Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $141,589.82 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTRO, VINCENT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,585.18 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCCHIOLA, THOMAS V Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,583.04 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JOHN T Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $141,568.91 Date 02/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCINO, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,568.08 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGOVERN, EILEEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $141,560.66 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELENA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $141,560.50 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, ERIC D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,560.41 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WUEST, JOSEPH R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $141,559.74 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, WILLIAM A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,558.16 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $141,555.65 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRMANI, YASMEEN A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $141,555.03 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDIGO, RICHARD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $141,545.70 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, MATTHEW J Employer name Rockland County Amount $141,542.09 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System