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 HUGHES, JOSEPH P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $111,257.07 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, TARONE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,256.92 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,253.31 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASALE, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,252.16 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIESE, JUNE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $111,246.64 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $111,246.42 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSAM, LORRAINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,244.91 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LYDIA H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,244.49 Date 05/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, JOSEPH N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,244.49 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPASQUALE, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,242.48 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $111,242.13 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $111,241.87 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEES, KARMA J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $111,241.63 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKO, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $111,240.88 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, ROBERT A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $111,238.67 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, MICHELLE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,238.48 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DENISE M Employer name Broome County Amount $111,234.49 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASOFF, BARBARA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,232.20 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, ANGELA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,230.11 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIEMANN, JOHN P Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $111,229.21 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE-SORKIN, HEIDI S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $111,228.74 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER-SMOOT, HAROLYN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,224.70 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, EMILY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,224.17 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, CAROL M Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $111,223.20 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MARIVIC C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,222.71 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, NICOLE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,221.17 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULICHER, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $111,216.13 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUMERSELL, KELLIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,214.98 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, GERARD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,213.63 Date 05/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-HAMBLIN, CATALINA Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $111,209.72 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSON, MATTHEW J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,209.09 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGG, MARK S, SR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $111,208.02 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, KEITH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,207.91 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, TIMOTHY S Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $111,206.95 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, FRANCIS G, JR Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $111,205.15 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASHID, BAKEER B Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,204.98 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EDGAR Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $111,203.52 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECH, DAVID M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,202.92 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRYWY, BRIAN J Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $111,202.57 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UKASOANYA, CHIOMA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $111,202.16 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADELY, TODD P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,201.53 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALERA, CHARLES F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,199.33 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIBBETTS, JOHN R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $111,197.00 Date 02/02/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, FRANK N Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $111,195.15 Date 07/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, WALTER L, JR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,194.96 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELINDA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,193.89 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,193.79 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSETT, BETTY C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $111,193.30 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, MICHAEL F Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $111,192.28 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, SCOTT A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $111,191.30 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, JOAN M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $111,187.87 Date 05/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHADO, JAMI M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,187.63 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINIA, PETER V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,184.54 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNOLFSSON, BEVERELY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,184.54 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERDICK, JAMES E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $111,183.46 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIDT, PETER J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $111,182.64 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, JAMES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,182.56 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, DAVID W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $111,181.47 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEACH, NEIL T Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $111,179.61 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENSEN, WARREN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $111,179.09 Date 12/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,178.87 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELBACH, DONNA L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $111,175.97 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, MADELINE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,175.74 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROBA, ROBERT E Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,175.10 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, WILLIAM B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,174.62 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSADO, RAMON L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $111,174.45 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALASPINA, HELENE Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,170.84 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARWATER, PETER J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,169.32 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $111,168.24 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUER, SANDRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $111,167.92 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, HAI SIL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,167.59 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, LESLIE R, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,167.03 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHANI, GLORIA M A R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $111,165.14 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLESINGER, CHARLES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,163.58 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, GARY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,163.37 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDISCO, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Chester Amount $111,161.63 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAZELWOOD, HERBERT A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $111,161.24 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DONALD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,159.60 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BRENDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,158.64 Date 05/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTTARI, RICHARD V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,158.62 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNY, JAMES W Employer name Putnam County Amount $111,158.01 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, RUBEN, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,155.97 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $111,155.55 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAZZO, DAVID C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $111,155.20 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, ROCCO J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $111,154.16 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, NATHANIEL F Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $111,153.82 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, DENNIS C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,153.33 Date 03/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, FREDERICK M Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,152.88 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, RICHARD D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,152.41 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNBILL-VEGA, SUSAN H Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,150.48 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,150.00 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYZY, PIOTR Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $111,145.14 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THROCKMORTON, EDWARD F Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $111,141.83 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,141.45 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, PETER C Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,139.71 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, THOMAS G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,139.48 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOKSTAVER, KERRY C Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $111,139.08 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGGE, BARI L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $111,139.08 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NKOSI Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $111,137.96 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KENNETH, JR Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $111,135.06 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System