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 SABA, ISKANDAR S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $113,186.33 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARKAWY, SUSAN C Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $113,185.77 Date 11/21/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ERLA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $113,184.70 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARRONE, JOSEPH S Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,181.24 Date 07/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATARELLI, PATRICK Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,181.24 Date 08/02/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGOBBO, ANGELO Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,181.24 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGLER, NANCY Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,181.24 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTAROLA, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,181.24 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, SIZHEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,181.24 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGH, JONATHAN C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $113,181.13 Date 01/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCHINI, JOSEPH M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,179.87 Date 08/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLI, MARK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,179.87 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, STEPHEN J Employer name Albany County Amount $113,179.80 Date 07/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHN, HARRY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $113,178.70 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, RONALD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,176.69 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, KYLE P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,175.75 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITEK, YOLANDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,173.33 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTUCK, RANDY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $113,171.25 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $113,171.17 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, THOMAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,169.95 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, REINALDO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,166.35 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, TIMOTHY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,166.23 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOONE, CYNTHIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,164.70 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHESNE, RAYMOND H Employer name Town of Kent Amount $113,162.32 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, GLENN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,160.93 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GELORMO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,160.56 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIULLI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,159.81 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKMAN, BRUCE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,159.23 Date 06/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENARD-HORNE, JILL R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $113,158.87 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGNATELLO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,158.12 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECK, ANN ALLAYNE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $113,156.63 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLYWOOD, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,156.49 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLTON, PATRICK P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,156.48 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVER, ROBERT M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,156.48 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARNEFELD, JUDITH L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,156.48 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ALYSE L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,156.48 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, STEPHEN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,156.11 Date 12/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERAGA, KELVIN Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,156.04 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUPMAN, RICHARD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $113,156.01 Date 12/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, JOHN F Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,155.60 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOHR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $113,155.60 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, EDWARD G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $113,153.86 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, JAMES R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $113,153.14 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, CAROL A, DR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,152.33 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, RUTH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,150.90 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTON, DONALD L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $113,150.14 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,149.08 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENNIS S Employer name Oneida County Amount $113,149.02 Date 06/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, MONICA S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,148.38 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, THEODORE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $113,141.39 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, DOREEN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $113,141.39 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA, HOLLY E Employer name Niagara County Amount $113,141.39 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,141.38 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, BARBARA I Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $113,139.62 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, CHARLES H, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $113,139.36 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, EDWARD P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $113,138.20 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSS, DONALD C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $113,137.42 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATRINOS, DEBRA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $113,137.36 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLICINO, THOMAS, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $113,136.65 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JILLIAN C Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $113,136.22 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGREAVES, CHARLES J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $113,136.22 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNA, SALVATORE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,136.21 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, VIVIAN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $113,135.89 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, SHERYL A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $113,135.89 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, LAURIE T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $113,134.60 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, RICARDO J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,133.69 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, NEERAJ Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $113,132.06 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,129.52 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBEY, MICHAEL Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $113,126.31 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, LYSONIA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,125.31 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, ANNETTE J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $113,123.86 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIS, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $113,122.61 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, ADAM Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $113,120.94 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAL, VLADIMIR R Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,120.28 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS-CURRY, MAKEBA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,119.67 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOLIS, ALBERT F Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $113,119.14 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOHN C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $113,115.39 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABOCCHI, DIANE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,115.33 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TOD Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $113,114.90 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, SHARON A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $113,114.56 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMETRANO, ROBERTA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $113,113.34 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, BARRY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $113,113.34 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, PRISCILLA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $113,113.34 Date 12/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, PAMELA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,113.34 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLETON, CATHERINE R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,113.34 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ROSEANN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,113.34 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMIN, STEPHEN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $113,113.05 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MICHELE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $113,110.70 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, WILLIAM G Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $113,110.35 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONRAD, SHANE S Employer name Town of Webster Amount $113,110.18 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRITZ, KATHLEEN H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,109.16 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAYLOR, KELLY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,108.19 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MARY E Employer name Rockland County Amount $113,108.18 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHINI, GREGORY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,103.50 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES, SHELLEY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $113,103.33 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFITSCHER, GERARD J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,096.76 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $113,094.71 Date 01/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC MILLAN, LANCE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $113,094.13 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $113,092.82 Date 07/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARP, JUDITH ANNE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $113,092.35 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System