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 WEINER, ZENA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,790.43 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SEAMUS S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,784.88 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,783.33 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONARD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Education Department Amount $112,782.80 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, KELLY A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $112,782.03 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, MARGARET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,781.66 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, CHELE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,780.34 Date 11/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, RUBEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $112,779.41 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWEN, EUANE J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $112,779.30 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUYN, ALICIA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,778.35 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, LORI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,777.75 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUBERMAN, THOMAS, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $112,777.71 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, ROBERT V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,777.15 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREXLER, DAVID G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $112,774.48 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDANIEL, JACK E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $112,774.24 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $112,773.16 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ERICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,773.11 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCANNAPIECO, VINCENT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,772.00 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAVIN, SEAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,771.42 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARA, JOHN D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,770.06 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLFAHRT, SYLVIA K Employer name Ulster County Amount $112,769.59 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $112,768.14 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $112,768.02 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $112,767.01 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWNICZAK, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,761.88 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $112,759.15 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALK, MARTIN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,758.75 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBRAMER, GEORGE G Employer name City of Troy Amount $112,756.79 Date 10/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOSHBAUGH, CHAD M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $112,756.01 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTAGLIATA, FRANK E Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,755.25 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGOTTI, LOUIS M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $112,754.59 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAU, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,753.56 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DAGOBERTO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,748.32 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PATRICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,747.70 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, BARRY F Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $112,747.15 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,745.90 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, MARK A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,744.50 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KATZIN, SHERYL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $112,743.73 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EILEEN L Employer name Education Department Amount $112,743.28 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLRICH, STEPHEN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $112,743.25 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KIM A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,742.61 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALPHEN, SANDRA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,742.52 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JASON R Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $112,741.06 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBROUGH, GUY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,740.49 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $112,740.35 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEIDEL, JOHN M Employer name Orange County Amount $112,740.09 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASS, ANDREW Employer name Orange County Amount $112,740.08 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $112,740.06 Date 08/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMJUG, ROGER D Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $112,738.92 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARTIN L E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $112,738.06 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, DAVID D Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,737.56 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADKY, KENNETH Z Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $112,736.80 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODE, SUZANNE C Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $112,735.43 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $112,735.20 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, DEREK Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,732.92 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, THOMAS E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,732.21 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWE, STEPHEN W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $112,729.75 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, KEVIN B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,727.18 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLENSOHN, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,726.13 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHREPTYK, IGOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,723.95 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, CHRIS E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $112,723.48 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNSOMTOB, SAHNJAI Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $112,721.54 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLADO, HARRY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,721.37 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLAM, SCOTT I Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.63 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE-ROSS, PAULA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.63 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADY, THERESA Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.62 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDHEIM, MARJORIE S Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.62 Date 11/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPABIANCA, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.61 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LINDA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.60 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZACHEWICZ, SUSAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.58 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANAN, DIGNA Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,719.55 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAITTA, JAMES V Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $112,718.40 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON HENDERSON, KRISTIN A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $112,717.54 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JAMES J Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,717.18 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, WILLIAM F Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $112,716.12 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDION, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,716.03 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, EDWARD G Employer name City of Albany Amount $112,715.63 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, SANDRA J Employer name Department of State Amount $112,714.86 Date 01/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TEDD M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $112,714.29 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, NED E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $112,713.45 Date 05/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISOTTO, BENEDICT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,712.62 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GRETCHEN K Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $112,712.30 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, MARYANN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,709.75 Date 06/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, FRANK Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $112,707.91 Date 12/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RONALD W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $112,707.45 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKENHAM, JAMES J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,707.41 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHILKUNAS, ROBERT C Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $112,707.24 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEGEAL, ALAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,705.18 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, ANTHONY Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $112,703.50 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, TIMOTHY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,701.84 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOHN F Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $112,701.44 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTLEY, ERVIN D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $112,701.04 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, LARRY A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $112,700.24 Date 11/03/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDREANO, PETER J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $112,699.30 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,698.85 Date 06/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONI, ANTHONY P, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,698.83 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL E Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,698.83 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDERFUND, BRIAN K Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,698.82 Date 07/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WADE, WILLIAM S, MR Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,698.82 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NAHL, CAROLE Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,698.82 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System