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 GAETA-MILELLA, DOREEN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,992.44 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, LAVERN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,992.00 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $122,990.37 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JEFFREY A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $122,988.77 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARASIEWICZ, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,986.63 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTE, STEVEN W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $122,986.33 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, BRIAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $122,986.03 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LUZ I Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $122,985.34 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, RICHARD E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $122,983.62 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULA, HENRY E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $122,982.36 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,982.20 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHUN, FRANK J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $122,981.37 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEBERRY, BARBARA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $122,980.77 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUTEL, JULIE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $122,974.28 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTOFERSON, NADINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $122,971.36 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, PETER A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $122,970.56 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $122,967.34 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ROBERT A, II Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $122,967.01 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MARK A Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $122,966.97 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAHLER, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $122,966.44 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,966.12 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRELLI, CHERYL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,962.47 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLI, PAMELA D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $122,961.87 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNOW, ROBERT C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $122,959.55 Date 09/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHROCK, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,959.14 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, GARY L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,956.27 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REXFORD, JAMES L Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $122,956.02 Date 01/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVITCHEFF, STEVEN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $122,954.82 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIRA, ROSE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $122,954.80 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SHARONDER M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $122,951.91 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-HATCHARD, MORGAN A Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $122,950.51 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRESTONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $122,948.18 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERKOWSKI, KEVIN C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $122,945.54 Date 01/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIORCIARI, ANNAMARIE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,945.26 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYERS, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,943.74 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACKUS, DEBORAH J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,943.26 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DONNA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,942.49 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWICKI, DINA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,942.49 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OELLRICH, ERIC C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,940.81 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, HARRY Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,939.09 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, MATTHEW P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $122,937.73 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTA, PAUL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,936.53 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATEL, HEENA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $122,935.51 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKOLNIK, ZHANNA Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $122,934.68 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $122,934.28 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONTANILLES, BENJAMIN E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $122,934.24 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ANGELA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,934.12 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABAWA, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,931.29 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,930.46 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,929.15 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANSING, JILL A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $122,928.52 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ROSANNE V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, ALLISON D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, GAIL E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELLIGOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLASH, ELENA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, STEPHEN P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JENNIFER Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ROBIN E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KRISTIN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, DELL M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESKENAZI, BARRY W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, HENRY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, NORA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEN, HYACINTH D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILO, TANYA RENEE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLI, THERESA J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ROBIN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CELENA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBERG, LAURIE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JOANNE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 12/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, SUE-LYNN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 06/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOMBO, VINCENT J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SATI L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, SHEILA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, LORNA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, DEBBIE J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTI, STELLA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABRY, SHONELL N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCORELLA, CATHERINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, JOAN V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TANYA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $122,925.84 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DORIA R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, STEVEN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, KAREN L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISER, AUDREY Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBAROW, ALAN H Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 08/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, LAURA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, GLORIA LYNN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MARY KATE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTKIN, KARYN S Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUEDDEKE, ROBIN B Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 05/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, THERESA Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $122,925.84 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, MARILYN M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $122,924.54 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDFORD, JOHN R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $122,924.41 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $122,923.98 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARTHA F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,920.41 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBORN, JOHN A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $122,919.25 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System