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 ULMER, MARCELLO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $110,041.57 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTES, MARK A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $110,039.71 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZANO, KEVIN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,038.89 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASTORE, FRANK G Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $110,037.02 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $110,036.35 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, EXTON D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $110,035.82 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, MICHAEL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $110,034.62 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWOLEK, EDWARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,032.00 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, MARK A, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,030.55 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRIG, PATRICK T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,026.53 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPCZYNSKI, KENNETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,023.76 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCI, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $110,023.68 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENZA, MATTHEW L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $110,022.43 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADAMI, EDWARD V Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $110,022.39 Date 10/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHR, RICKY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $110,018.12 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,017.94 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEMIONE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $110,015.80 Date 07/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENEY, PATRICK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,011.67 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, FRANCIS C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $110,010.66 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDA, F DAVID Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $110,010.66 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, ASIF C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $110,010.66 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEFFREY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $110,010.66 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, HERBERT, JR Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $110,010.58 Date 04/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONIG, MORRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $110,008.13 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGEFORD, SEAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $110,006.14 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, BOJOURKA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,006.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNEEN, SUSAN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $110,005.73 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSOFF, ELLEN B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $110,005.70 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, SHLOMO Z Employer name Rockland County Amount $110,004.70 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGNASCO, VALERIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $110,002.50 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFER, FRANKLIN N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $110,001.82 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $110,001.82 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROF, PAUL J Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $110,000.80 Date 06/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSET, STEVEN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $110,000.03 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDMAN, KENNETH Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $110,000.02 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODY, THOMAS T Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $110,000.02 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, SUSAN M Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $110,000.02 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUVIN, CAROLINE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $110,000.02 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JASON C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $110,000.02 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURILLO, DAVID Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $110,000.02 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, NELSON Y Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $109,998.63 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCHAK, LINDA D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $109,997.13 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MARY Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $109,996.63 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ANGEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,996.06 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARY K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $109,993.84 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, BARBARA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $109,993.84 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, JOSEPH G Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $109,993.38 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADSITT, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $109,992.27 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOHN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $109,992.05 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, JOSEPH R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,990.13 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARGYROS, GEORGIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,987.47 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, DARREN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $109,984.35 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLO, JOSEPH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,981.56 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, SCOTT R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $109,979.84 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, ANNA E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,975.51 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JOHN F Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $109,974.60 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLICCHIO, RALPH, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,973.26 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,971.04 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFFE, SEAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,970.32 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIMAN, DAVID J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,970.01 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIE, RICHARD F Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $109,969.13 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLIES, JEFFREY A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $109,968.71 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOHN W, JR Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $109,965.11 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ADAM S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $109,964.86 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, EDWIN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $109,963.87 Date 05/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPINO, MICHELE D Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $109,960.45 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, PATRICK J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $109,958.96 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, STEVEN E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $109,957.81 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, IRIS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,956.87 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTCH, DANIEL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $109,956.66 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ANDREW J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $109,954.52 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMSTEAD, REBECCA J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $109,953.14 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPITT, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $109,953.14 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $109,953.01 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASANTI, JANINE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $109,947.94 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, DANIEL Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $109,945.16 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, SCOTT C Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $109,941.79 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, MEGHAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,941.74 Date 06/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSKOPF, ANDREW C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $109,940.24 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIMBY, FRANK W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $109,938.81 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,938.14 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWAN, ERIC B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,937.58 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TANYA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $109,936.60 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGEN, ELIAS Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $109,936.17 Date 01/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PAUL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $109,935.93 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC DERMENT, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $109,932.49 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAREN B Employer name Putnam County Amount $109,930.99 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, CHARLENE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,928.18 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFENBERGER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,928.18 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDALE, CHARLES W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,928.00 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJANO, LUIS A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $109,925.92 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, PAUL F Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $109,925.69 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPION, MARGARET Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,925.36 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SEAN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,924.96 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, JAMES J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,924.11 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIONI, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $109,922.53 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KATHLEEN J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $109,920.72 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BRIAN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $109,920.30 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, KENNETH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,918.16 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, PEARL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $109,913.29 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System