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 SPINNER, GLEN R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $112,199.08 Date 01/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWAN, ROBERT V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $112,197.06 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURKE, LINDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,196.25 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JOYCE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,195.41 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCOTTE, DANIEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,195.41 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, CARLENE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,194.37 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JAMES Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $112,194.37 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, VICTOR E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,192.53 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WUOTINEN, JENNIFER Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $112,191.56 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, PAUL R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $112,191.41 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLETA, GREGORY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,190.51 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, GARY K, JR Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $112,190.25 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINES, ERIC G Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,189.01 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $112,187.51 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUKACS, THOMAS J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $112,187.09 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, PAUL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,186.31 Date 06/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, EVA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $112,186.08 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, KATHLEEN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,186.05 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,185.67 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, SEIVERIGHT W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $112,182.46 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ALLEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,182.11 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUTRI, ANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,181.16 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNS, RICHARD P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $112,180.58 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GWENDOLYN J Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $112,175.97 Date 06/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $112,174.74 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODD, CONSTANCE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,174.67 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANY, ADAM J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,173.78 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, JOHN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $112,172.68 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELCH, PATRICK W Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $112,171.18 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, KENNETH V Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $112,164.19 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHAN, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,163.41 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKERT, MATHEW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,163.26 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $112,162.69 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,162.53 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, TONI M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,161.78 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,158.71 Date 06/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, RYAN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,158.38 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARZOUMANIAN, MARY C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $112,158.11 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, MARIO C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,156.28 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DAVID W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,153.33 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENEKWECHI, NONSO E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $112,153.17 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILOR, JOSEPH F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,152.51 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, STEPHEN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $112,152.34 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, EDWARD W Employer name City of Albany Amount $112,149.44 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOBIESKI, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $112,149.41 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, ROSS C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,147.85 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, COSIMO V Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,146.44 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Erie County Amount $112,145.98 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-HABIB, SORAYA Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $112,145.49 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZRALL, CRAIG S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $112,144.15 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGINS, BENNIE L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,143.82 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $112,143.75 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, KEYES, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $112,143.31 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK, THOMAS B Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $112,143.06 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVIL, BURTLAND Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,142.89 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $112,142.18 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRELL, SANDRA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,141.64 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, JOHN H Employer name Putnam County Amount $112,138.41 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, BRYON T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,137.62 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAYEGH, JEAN J Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $112,137.52 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSOR, DEBBIE Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $112,136.75 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, STEVEN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,136.02 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, JASON G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,132.05 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $112,130.80 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, DHARMENDRA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,124.88 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENT, NICOLE M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $112,123.76 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SHARON Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $112,123.41 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, SUSAN MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,122.77 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRUNO, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,119.97 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONI, JOHN R Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $112,118.89 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, PAUL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,117.73 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, EDWARD F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $112,117.65 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIVIAN, DANIEL F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,117.26 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, LORI M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $112,116.73 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAS, ROBERTO J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,116.70 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBAGELATA, EDWARD C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $112,116.45 Date 05/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLERT, ERIC W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $112,115.68 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $112,115.64 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LEO J Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $112,115.40 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, DAVID Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,112.77 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CHRISTINE L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $112,111.78 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECZ, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $112,110.86 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOOF, STEVEN L Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $112,109.53 Date 11/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIBOR, MICHAEL T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $112,108.93 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, JAVIER M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $112,108.63 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DENNIS A Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,108.62 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREURS, SCOTT M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $112,106.00 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHRINGER, JAMIE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,105.92 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILIDANTRI, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,105.58 Date 02/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, CLAIRON D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $112,103.48 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, PAUL S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $112,102.91 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLE, CHARMAINE N Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,102.73 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVENTRY, CHARLES P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $112,102.49 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, EDWARD J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $112,102.49 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,102.33 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,101.73 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRECKENBERGER, MARIE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,101.50 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, YVONNE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $112,099.76 Date 05/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DIEGO Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $112,098.12 Date 07/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUTHEN, HARLEEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,093.88 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System