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 ALUND, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, JOAN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, DARLENE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, JEROME A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, LUCY A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, JENNIFER Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, DONALD D, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJCZEWSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN CAMPBELL, MARIE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBEAR, THERESA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, LISA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $111,658.67 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNCZUR, PAUL H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYDER, WILLIAM T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/15/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRICK, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHOLD, PATRICIA E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, FRANCIS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKA, ERIC A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ROBERT H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCTEUR, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINNEY, GARY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIN, ERNEST A, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOURY, KEITH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, THOMAS J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, LINDA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, THOMAS O Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINISSALE, THEODORE T Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, ROBERT M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGIANELIS, STEPHEN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHARLES L, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, EVERETT A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, PETER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, DEBORAH A Employer name Education Department Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MARGARET L Employer name Education Department Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, JEFFREY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, DAVID L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, ROSEMARY Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/06/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, KAREN MYERS Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, FELIX M, JR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, BRIAN Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, JOHN R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKMAN, STEPHEN K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIBELL, EILEEN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, KEVIN F Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PETER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, BRADFORD J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, WILLIAM J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ROBERT L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKENHAGEN, JAY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, JOHN H, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, JOHN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKER, GERARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESTWICK, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBLATT, MARTY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKO, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, SUSAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTOPP, MATTHEW T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNING, NEIL G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, MATTHEW S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEVER, SALLY I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTTMAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEAL, LINDA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKULA, THOMAS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYEUR, ARTHUR F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/07/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, KIM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVASTIO, JOHN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONDS, PAULA SUE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, RAYMOND Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, THOMAS W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GEORGE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, LYNN H Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSO, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, MARC D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, RICHARD D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIFER, CHARLES P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, KEITH J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,658.67 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, E.KEVIN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, WILLIAM A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNUKJIAN, ALAN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALUCKI, DONALD T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRITT, NANCY L Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, KENNETH S Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $111,658.67 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, M LYNN Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, KURT A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $111,658.67 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOHN W Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $111,658.67 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $111,658.67 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVIZZERO, ANNA E Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $111,658.67 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHESTER W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, LISA B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $111,658.67 Date 05/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, RONALD J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $111,658.67 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWSLEE, MARK W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $111,658.67 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BARR, MICHAEL J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $111,658.67 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System