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 CASCONE, ROBERT S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,332.30 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEASK, ROBERT S, JR Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,332.30 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUFFERN, BRUCE S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,332.30 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHAWN P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,332.30 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JEFFREY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,331.40 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $114,330.04 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, LOUISE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $114,329.60 Date 09/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MARJORIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $114,329.55 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECHTER, MARVIN L Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $114,328.34 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNER, MICHAEL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,327.06 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINELLI, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $114,325.05 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETH, SUDHIR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,324.00 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DANIEL D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $114,323.78 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACKOWIAK, JANUSZ Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $114,323.78 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLIN, SARAH L Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $114,323.78 Date 11/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, HOWARD B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $114,323.78 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BENEDICTO B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $114,323.78 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, JOHN F Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $114,323.78 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIE, SHAN Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $114,323.78 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PHILLIP Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $114,323.78 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YUNGYU L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $114,323.78 Date 08/06/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, BRYAN J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $114,323.78 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALBERT L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $114,323.78 Date 01/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, MARIA G Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $114,323.78 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, AUTUMN L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,322.37 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEHTA, UDAY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,322.00 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,321.70 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDFORD, ROBERT L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,319.67 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDEA, JAMES P, III Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $114,319.12 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, KA-KEI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,319.00 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCOMANDATO, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $114,318.39 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, ALAN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $114,316.66 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, PEDRO J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $114,315.37 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVENA, FREDERICK P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $114,314.43 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEAR, KRISTOFER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,314.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JOHNATHAN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $114,311.76 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOSHUA K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $114,310.40 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBURD, LAUREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,310.05 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JAMES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,307.67 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOKS, CHARLES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,305.60 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMKO, JEFFREY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,304.06 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, REGINA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,303.79 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOHN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,303.29 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINACCIO, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $114,301.53 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHELEMY, FREDLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $114,301.41 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, EDWARD G Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $114,300.46 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $114,297.12 Date 06/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANANTONIO-GADDY, MARA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $114,297.12 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, JOHN E, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $114,297.01 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESSLY, TIMOTHY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,296.90 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAMPP, ARLENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,296.00 Date 06/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYDEN, JOHN J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,296.00 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENNIS F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $114,295.70 Date 06/15/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEK, SUSAN L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $114,295.70 Date 08/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALHOFF, PATRICIA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $114,295.70 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KEVIN J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $114,295.70 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMELIO, DIANE M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $114,295.70 Date 12/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERO, JONATHAN M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $114,295.70 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, CHI K Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $114,295.70 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNOUGH, LORRAINE M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $114,295.70 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCO, DOROTHY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $114,295.58 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $114,292.29 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAR, MICHAEL S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $114,292.17 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, WENDY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,291.66 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALLI, STEVEN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $114,290.02 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WILLIAM C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $114,289.89 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $114,289.82 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, BARBARA A Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $114,289.36 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROHOSKY, DEBORAH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,286.12 Date 09/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIOLA, JOHN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $114,282.32 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, BARRY C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,281.28 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDER WOUDE, ALEXANDER B Employer name Town of Kent Amount $114,280.47 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCLEAR, JANINE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,276.41 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANTONI, JESSE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,275.75 Date 09/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, BARBARA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $114,274.78 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, WESLEY J, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $114,274.06 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIBOVE, JOSEPH P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $114,273.13 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGIN, MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,270.64 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI, CARL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,270.20 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, PHILIP Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $114,270.15 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, MICHAEL D., JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,268.27 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, AMY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $114,267.40 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHERYL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $114,266.92 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATNELL, BRIDGET Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,263.62 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, EDWARD L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,254.80 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELICIO, GENE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,254.48 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKY, BETTY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,253.90 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLDER, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $114,249.42 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOCK, ROBERT W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $114,249.01 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOUFALY, STEPHANIE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $114,248.67 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGATA, SETH H Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $114,244.72 Date 07/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, JUANITO S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,239.39 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MEDICA, DOMINICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,239.38 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,239.12 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, STEPHEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,238.24 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, HARRY J, III Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $114,237.40 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRATTON, MONTY G Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $114,236.67 Date 01/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLEY, TERESE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $114,235.76 Date 01/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CLAUDIA H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $114,235.40 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, GEORGE K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,235.26 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System