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 SEITZ, LINDA A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $115,560.22 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CLARK P Employer name Department of Law Amount $115,558.83 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTENBACH, TINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,557.59 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARILYN ANN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $115,557.51 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTER, DANIEL R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $115,555.96 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, TIMOTHY Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $115,555.89 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSIGNANT, AMY Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $115,553.58 Date 09/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHOTA, GARY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,550.81 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLES, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $115,550.04 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, SCOTT P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,548.70 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, KATHLEEN C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $115,547.85 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, PATRICIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $115,547.85 Date 01/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGOLI, GERALDA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $115,547.85 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFORT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $115,547.74 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MILTON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,543.84 Date 04/28/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, JUDITH Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,543.82 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, GREGORY J, JR Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $115,542.84 Date 02/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, JULIO C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,542.62 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, THEODORE Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,541.99 Date 07/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAI, JENNY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,541.94 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, TERESA I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,541.81 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RISTAU, JAMES G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,538.88 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIENER, ANDREW J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $115,536.60 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOYER, DAVID S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $115,535.69 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARCOP, THERESA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,533.58 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATON, PAULA MARIE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,533.22 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRONHOFER, VAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $115,531.71 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Utica Amount $115,531.52 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAJARA, GEORGE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,531.32 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELA SERNA, NENITA N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,530.94 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, JON J, II Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $115,529.82 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAUREN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,527.64 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPALA, VICTOR H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,527.62 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOYCE V Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,527.31 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TONI ANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,527.31 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADY, TIMOTHY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,527.24 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRICKMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,526.98 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFFNER, TROY W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $115,525.91 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KATHY L Employer name Town of Babylon Ind Dev Agcy Amount $115,525.77 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL KERRIGAN, DOROTHY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,524.83 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, TODD H Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $115,522.81 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBYLAR, MICHAEL Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $115,521.70 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SETH A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $115,520.03 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGO, GUILLERMO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $115,519.31 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLAN, ROBERT J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $115,518.76 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUECKER, GARRETT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,518.34 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURCI, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,518.00 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, WILLIAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,517.69 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUFF, TERESA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $115,517.39 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUE, JENNIFER M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $115,517.39 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLINT-MATTHEW Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,517.35 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, GALYN V Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $115,516.81 Date 10/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA Y Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $115,516.14 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRMANN, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $115,514.59 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEACH, PAMELA L Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $115,511.75 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, DENISE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $115,510.51 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ALPHANSO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $115,508.85 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, KIERAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,508.71 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, FRED, III Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $115,505.61 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRIAN O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $115,505.29 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSO, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $115,504.36 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERATO, KENNETH Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,502.81 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RONALD G, II Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $115,500.57 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISLEY, GERALD, II Employer name Dutchess County Amount $115,500.39 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,499.18 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRONIK, SCOTT R Employer name Erie County Amount $115,497.25 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIO, ANTHONY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,496.80 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, FREDERICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,496.80 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,496.80 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DEVIN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $115,494.62 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, RANDY O Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,491.17 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEAU, THERESA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $115,490.82 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATH, SEAN B Employer name Rockland County Amount $115,489.18 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, KEVIN F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,487.91 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $115,486.77 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, HOWARD L Employer name Orange County Amount $115,486.70 Date 06/02/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, TIMOTHY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,485.87 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYER-SPENCER, DONNA JANELE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $115,485.24 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, ROXANN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,483.28 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY H Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,483.05 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWER, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,482.57 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, THOMAS K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,479.78 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHN, THEYAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $115,477.50 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,476.95 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, THOMAS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,476.64 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUSHINS, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,475.59 Date 01/20/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, JAMES T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,473.88 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,473.10 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZECH, MARK E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $115,467.22 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, MAX D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $115,464.52 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, SUSAN M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $115,464.52 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKEL, PAUL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,464.07 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUGH, WAYNE P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $115,462.82 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARQUHARSON, JASMINE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $115,460.34 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUCKER, CAROL B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $115,459.32 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARI, MICHAEL K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,458.59 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, TODD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,455.60 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYMAN, AMY BETH Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $115,455.34 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JUAQUIN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $115,454.71 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPSTON, JULIE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,453.96 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System