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 FIORE, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $111,914.93 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $111,914.93 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOURNIDAKIS, JAIME L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,914.10 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIRR, EDWARD J, III Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $111,914.01 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMAN, MARALYNE P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,910.76 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, EILEEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,908.01 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, LAURA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $111,907.64 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LYNNE M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $111,907.12 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBEY, LINDA A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $111,906.34 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ALISON R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $111,903.92 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ROBIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, LAWRENCE H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLA, LAWRENCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, NICOLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALDI, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, SHIRLEYANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, CARL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRULE, WALTER T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, PETER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAROVEC, WILLIAM E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,903.40 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $111,902.98 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABLER, JAMES A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,902.95 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MAURO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,902.03 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUOHY, DOLORES A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,901.76 Date 10/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHANDRU, CHARAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,901.75 Date 09/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, NANCY B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $111,901.62 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DANIEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,900.02 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, JUSTIN F Employer name Orange County Amount $111,898.56 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAM, CAROL E Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $111,898.28 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMSLIE, ROBERT S Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $111,897.54 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, KURT D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $111,896.38 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-MALDONADO, WANDA Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,895.62 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSEN, JOSEPH D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,893.93 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KERI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,893.10 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYKE, DAWN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,892.40 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, GERARD J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $111,890.50 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENTE, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $111,887.02 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GHIOZZI, DEAN M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $111,887.00 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARLEY, MARY M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $111,886.40 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, LINDA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,886.06 Date 12/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEGAN, LINDA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $111,885.89 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, THOMAS E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $111,885.47 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVIEZZO, THOMAS A P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,884.84 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RICHARD N JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $111,884.35 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNYON, KENNETH L, JR Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $111,884.24 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, RICHARD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,880.15 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESUS, STEVE P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,879.66 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRATT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $111,875.04 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARZOLA, ELIZABETH Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $111,874.38 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGIOVENE, STEVEN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,874.26 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMMASINO, CATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,870.92 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, FRANK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,870.89 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERDT, KENNETH G Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $111,870.19 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIMBO, NENITA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $111,870.04 Date 03/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINFRANK, RICHARD S Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $111,868.97 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOSEPH P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $111,867.52 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RONNIE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,866.26 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORECKI, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,865.49 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELYNIS, INDRE M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $111,865.33 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BRAMER, BRYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,865.16 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREADY, ROBERT J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $111,864.97 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENZER, EDWARD L, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $111,864.16 Date 04/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $111,864.15 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $111,862.69 Date 11/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, MARY BETH Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $111,862.25 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ULRIC A, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $111,862.12 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGIL, JACQUELINE A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $111,861.08 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIACCIO, JOHN C Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $111,856.25 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, EDWARD W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $111,855.63 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYH, VIRGINIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $111,855.49 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,854.99 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWENS, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Kent Amount $111,854.72 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATELA, MARTIN Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $111,854.39 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $111,851.99 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIFFEN, KATHLEEN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $111,849.90 Date 12/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD-DUMAS, PATRICIA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $111,849.31 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINK, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,848.82 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNORTELAND, RONALD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,848.59 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIARD-LABRADOR, CINDY Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,847.50 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, HELEN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,847.41 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, DIANA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,847.06 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, CAROL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $111,846.79 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, MITCHELL S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $111,845.43 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTNUT, CHASTITY Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,844.39 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JONATHAN P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $111,842.84 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILANO, DANIEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,842.30 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINANA, JULIAN R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $111,839.86 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DELMIRO, IV Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,839.41 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIPARI, ROBERTO A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,838.37 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, ROSAMUND E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,837.47 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KVIN, ILYA R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $111,836.09 Date 05/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGNELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,833.11 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGER, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $111,833.09 Date 03/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, FRANK A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $111,831.15 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, BRYAN P Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $111,829.30 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, NICHOLAS L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $111,827.69 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DONNA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $111,827.69 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHEY, SHARRON R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $111,827.69 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, KERWIN P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $111,827.69 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUIKSMA, JOHN P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $111,827.35 Date 02/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System