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 WHITAKER, DUANE K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,654.91 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, LISA R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $113,653.28 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, JOSEPH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,645.65 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, KEVIN S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $113,645.17 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, RICKY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,645.09 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAMPA-LAURIA, DONNA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $113,643.35 Date 07/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GERONIMO, NANCY Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,643.18 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,642.36 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,641.55 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, WING KIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,640.49 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKE, ALBERT B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,638.50 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEDES, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $113,636.96 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLER, J MICHAEL Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $113,636.85 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,636.56 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $113,635.71 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, JASON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,635.36 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANELLI, JACQUELINE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $113,635.14 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMPANO, ANTHONY F Employer name City of Utica Amount $113,634.32 Date 05/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CLIFFORD V, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,633.80 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JONATHAN W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $113,633.70 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TADDEO, KELLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $113,633.42 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSKA, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,633.29 Date 07/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASOLI, LISA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,632.22 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, SUSAN WEIGELE Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,628.88 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, SUSAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,628.88 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGLER, LISA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,628.02 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERETH, LESLIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,626.94 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANTOINETTE Employer name Orange County Amount $113,626.02 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, MARY M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $113,625.95 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JEREMY J Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $113,625.72 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,623.31 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, IVORY K Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $113,618.92 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACCOMANDO, TAMMY Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,616.48 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, PETER M Employer name Genesee County Amount $113,615.71 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, SHEILA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,614.01 Date 07/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DAVID B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,613.46 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROCA, JOHN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,613.37 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASI, ANGELA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,609.86 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDIN, DAVID M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,609.86 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTMAN, AMY BALDWIN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,609.86 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIPS, NORMAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $113,608.82 Date 01/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCHMENT, BASIL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,607.32 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, KELLY Y Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $113,605.59 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLEY, LYNDA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,600.90 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTNEY, ANNE MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,600.26 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMILLO, BRENDA N Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $113,598.76 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $113,598.10 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, PATRICIA L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $113,595.16 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVIA, MICHAEL H Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $113,595.04 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,594.72 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASH, DOUGLAS M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,592.90 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARADISO, EILEEN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $113,592.37 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALORICO, JOSEPH G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,592.23 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALOGERO, WILLIAM J Employer name Dutchess Co Resource Rec Agcy Amount $113,591.92 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBEY, RYAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,591.22 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, TIMOTHY C Employer name Putnam County Amount $113,591.19 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $113,591.16 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, DEBORAH E Employer name Cornell University Amount $113,591.04 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPUCCILLI, MICHAEL Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $113,590.42 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WADE, WILLIAM D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $113,588.54 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOPE, CONSTANCE B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $113,586.78 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SCOTT E Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $113,585.38 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GUY Employer name Department of Health Amount $113,584.38 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, KEITH M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $113,582.75 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,581.23 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, STEVEN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $113,580.33 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, PAUL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,578.65 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ELIZABETH G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $113,578.57 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, SHANE T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,578.13 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DANIEL H Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $113,577.43 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, WILLIAM L, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $113,576.41 Date 05/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, DAVID C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,573.04 Date 02/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, ESTHER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,572.97 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEESTER, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $113,572.87 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,572.61 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNE, WILLIAM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,571.87 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUB, ZACKARY D Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $113,570.27 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLIFFE, LAUREL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $113,568.68 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,568.21 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOREN, STEPHEN B Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $113,567.43 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, DANIEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $113,565.92 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $113,565.92 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGHLAN, AMY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, DANIELLE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAK, LYNN S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSKAS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GING, JUDY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MELINDA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, JANET M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, CYNTHIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,565.92 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,565.43 Date 08/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, SUSAN A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $113,565.35 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIE, JOSEPH E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $113,564.60 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EILEEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,564.25 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, SHANE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,563.76 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOCERINO, FRANK A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $113,563.05 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTADONNA, JAMES, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $113,562.80 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JASON D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,561.70 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REVERRI, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,551.97 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, MICHAEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,547.78 Date 11/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System