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 DARE, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,967.39 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREER, VIRGINIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $110,965.29 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ADAM H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $110,965.17 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI LELLO, VINCENT J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $110,964.29 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORESKY, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $110,963.70 Date 08/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBUNWO, JANET M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $110,963.48 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COELHO, MIGUEL P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $110,962.95 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, DAVID D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,962.32 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DAVID A, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $110,959.92 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHRING, GEORGE J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $110,958.52 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, AARON P Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $110,958.23 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, VANESSA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $110,958.13 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRITZ, DIANE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,957.88 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBOY, OFELIA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $110,957.10 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACIKGOZ, BERKIN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $110,956.35 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK O Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $110,956.28 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, JOSHUA P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,953.21 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MECHALKE, MARTIN F Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $110,952.56 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHOLS, CHRISTINA Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $110,951.48 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERWAY, ROGER A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $110,950.31 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOUJY, JANET M Employer name New City Library Amount $110,949.86 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDALL, JACQUELINE D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $110,947.70 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEODIS, ANNAMARIE J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $110,946.58 Date 10/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $110,944.74 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLOZZI, STACEY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $110,941.23 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIDLEY, MAURICE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $110,940.80 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, JORGE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $110,940.46 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSSI, MARY ANN Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $110,939.41 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANO, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $110,936.94 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, TODD R Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $110,936.55 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,935.90 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROFF, LAURIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,935.90 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $110,935.88 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCHER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $110,934.91 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, BRYAN S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $110,934.69 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGERER, BEVERLY D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $110,934.49 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARDT, MARK T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $110,933.75 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSKES, ALLEN J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $110,933.32 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, GREGORY P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $110,931.97 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFELD, BERNDT J, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $110,930.92 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SELMA F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,929.09 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $110,926.93 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNEY, RICHARD D Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $110,923.97 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, JOHN C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $110,923.57 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, RYAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,920.64 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDDY, MANETTE E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $110,918.86 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,916.00 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $110,914.16 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $110,913.79 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDY C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $110,913.01 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI, CATHY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,912.41 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $110,912.36 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, RONALD S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,909.99 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, THOMAS A Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $110,909.50 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINANE, SHAWN Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $110,908.50 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANGANU, CRISTIAN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $110,908.46 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ERIC C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,906.57 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, MIRA FLORES Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $110,904.96 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALO, VINCENT M Employer name Putnam County Amount $110,901.63 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, DAVID Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $110,900.67 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEICK, DENISE A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $110,900.28 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICIA L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $110,900.28 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $110,897.65 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, ANNE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $110,897.65 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREET, SHANNON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,894.97 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRAPICA, JOHN D Employer name Department of Law Amount $110,894.34 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERER, AARON D Employer name Department of Law Amount $110,894.34 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARDT, PAUL J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,894.34 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSINKING, JEROME Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,894.34 Date 01/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, PETER Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,894.34 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUROFF, GREG S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,894.34 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, ANN P Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,894.34 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, KEVIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,893.84 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARSONS, C THOMAS Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $110,893.81 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $110,893.08 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCHER, EMMANUEL Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,893.04 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JEAN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $110,893.04 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAZ, PAUL J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $110,892.42 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCK, FRANK C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $110,892.02 Date 06/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ALTHEA Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,891.30 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNKER, JOHN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,890.23 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, TIMOTHY P, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $110,889.29 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRANCE, GERALDINE P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $110,886.80 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, SUSAN M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $110,885.98 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKETT, JUSTIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,885.60 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUSARIA, MARIA CELESTIAL T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $110,885.18 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKEY, PAUL R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $110,884.00 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNINGER, ANDREA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $110,883.61 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN-MILLER, LAURIE B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $110,883.24 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECKI, DOROTHY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $110,881.99 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, NICHOLAS E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $110,880.09 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINIARSKI, NANCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,879.34 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, PATRICIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $110,876.59 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULANO, ANTHONY Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $110,876.51 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEE, DAVID R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $110,872.22 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CINNELLA, MICHELE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $110,871.20 Date 09/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RONALD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,870.20 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVADOR, ALAYNE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $110,869.44 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLIVER, MATTHEW N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $110,869.26 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, TONY J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $110,869.23 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System