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 HUELLE, JAMES M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $111,372.41 Date 12/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERUP, JENNIFER L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $111,372.41 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENSEL, STEPHEN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,371.75 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERS, KRISTA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $111,371.11 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBAUM, JENNIFER Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $111,370.59 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, WILLIE L Employer name City of Albany Amount $111,369.52 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUILFORD, DORIS J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $111,369.48 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,368.39 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITRO, LAUREN T Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $111,365.39 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, PAUL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,364.32 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIGNORELLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $111,362.27 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, CYNTHIA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $111,359.18 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKIEWICZ, STANLEY R, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,358.00 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBINSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,358.00 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTKUS, CHARLES A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,356.45 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOTITO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,355.06 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, NEIL I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,354.50 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, PAUL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,352.27 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JAMES G, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $111,352.13 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VRIES, BILL S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,349.48 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, STUART G Employer name Ulster County Amount $111,344.12 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELARDI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $111,343.79 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURO-WADE, THELIA I Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $111,343.44 Date 01/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENZIEN, JOHN A Employer name Mechanicville Housing Auth Amount $111,341.32 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, TANYA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $111,341.17 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANT, SHANE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,340.84 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DENNIS A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $111,339.00 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $111,338.66 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENESE, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,337.64 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $111,337.14 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIKSE, ANNA K Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $111,332.89 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNICELLO, ROBERT J Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,332.20 Date 06/26/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, RODNEY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,332.07 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANEN, ROBIN B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $111,330.40 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALADINO, LAUREN J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $111,330.21 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, WILLIAM S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,329.79 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,329.60 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEATHEM, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,329.19 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, SARA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,328.68 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $111,328.28 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARK L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $111,326.84 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTA, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $111,324.76 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERYLE D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,322.44 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CRAIG S Employer name City of Batavia Amount $111,321.83 Date 04/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $111,318.06 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,317.24 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THARP, BRIAN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $111,316.17 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARENA, JAMES, III Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $111,315.82 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, GARY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,314.86 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, LYNDA K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $111,312.87 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $111,312.19 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JOHN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $111,310.08 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DEBRA L Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $111,308.25 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORG, DEBORAH L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $111,308.17 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DWAYNE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,307.19 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, IAN J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $111,305.30 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPHAL, FREDERICK R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $111,303.36 Date 03/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBARRON, ROBERT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,302.87 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MICHELE L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,301.69 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KYLE J Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $111,300.85 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,300.72 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNATOVICH, MICHAEL W Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $111,299.65 Date 12/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, KENNETH A Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $111,299.28 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBAN, CHESTER Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $111,298.76 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSON, COURTNEY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,298.67 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOHALL, DAWNA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,298.53 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, CAROL D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $111,298.44 Date 10/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEKE, ERNEST P, III Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $111,298.43 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGOLIER, FREDERICK R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $111,298.37 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,296.47 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, EDWARD S Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,296.21 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DAVID J, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $111,296.09 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, CODY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,293.90 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $111,289.39 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, JOAN Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $111,288.60 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, BRIAN E Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $111,288.48 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, JHON W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,286.03 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, JENNIFER Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $111,285.65 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $111,283.74 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAUDA, ROBERTO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,283.70 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTO, MICHAEL D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $111,280.11 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, RONALD S Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $111,280.00 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIWDAS, RISHI R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $111,277.93 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $111,277.59 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELLA, DIANE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $111,276.34 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, LYNN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $111,273.82 Date 03/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DAVID M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,272.48 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CLIFFORD J Employer name City of Albany Amount $111,272.21 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, JOHN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,271.60 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, JEFFREY F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,271.06 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, MARCEL A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $111,269.76 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUDIKAITIS, SUSAN C Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $111,269.21 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILOS, ROGER G, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,265.95 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCIEN, JEAN JACQUES Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $111,265.33 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JAMES G, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $111,264.05 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, ROBERT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,260.75 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILILLO, ANTONIO Employer name Department of State Amount $111,258.79 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, HYE-SOOK Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $111,257.98 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOCONDO, JOHN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $111,257.97 Date 08/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMALIAN, MANUEL O Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $111,257.27 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System