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 FLYNN, KATHIE Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $109,518.80 Date 01/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, BRIAN B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,518.72 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,518.40 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, KEVIN L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $109,518.24 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CLIFTON Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $109,518.06 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ANN E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $109,516.87 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, BEVERLY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $109,514.92 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARA, NANCY C Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $109,513.08 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIMPONG, ERIC Y Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $109,512.26 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUHAN, ROSE B Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,511.75 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, RONALD L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $109,511.48 Date 06/14/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KATHY C Employer name Education Department Amount $109,511.48 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, STEPHEN V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $109,510.57 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIANNAKOS, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $109,510.46 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENCH, DONALD M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $109,510.32 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, JERRY V Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $109,507.89 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ALAN D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $109,507.61 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,506.00 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, KRAIG R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $109,503.45 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, EDWARD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,501.81 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MARY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,501.36 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICPON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $109,501.25 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURYAK, JOHN J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $109,498.15 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDI, MATTHEW E Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $109,496.69 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILKA, WANDA R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $109,495.80 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECORA, JOSEPH D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $109,495.80 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, TED H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $109,495.80 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ROBERT Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $109,495.80 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIS, GARY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $109,495.80 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, VALERIE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $109,495.80 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINER, LISA R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $109,495.80 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LING T Employer name NYC Judges Amount $109,495.80 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, JEFFREY R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $109,495.80 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $109,494.40 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, ALAN T Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $109,494.29 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABELLO, CELINA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,493.88 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCO, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,493.88 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNUKJIAN, DEBRA A Employer name Education Department Amount $109,492.50 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTON, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $109,492.14 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAREMBA, DOMINICK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,491.56 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPTEY, FREDERICK C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,486.00 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIO-RIOS, RENEE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,484.51 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVEL, WILLIAM Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,484.49 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REJUAN, MYNUL Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $109,483.36 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, MARK S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $109,481.90 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICEK, PAULA L Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $109,481.73 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIERI, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,480.89 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHIN, ANTHONY G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $109,479.98 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARK A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,479.37 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, BENJAMIN K Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $109,476.38 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, HANNAH Y Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $109,476.38 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRARD, JAMES M, II Employer name Monticello Joint Fire District Amount $109,471.71 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTU, ELENA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $109,471.35 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHTA, MARIA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $109,470.40 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JONATHAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,467.25 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISH, LEONA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $109,466.96 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKOWSKI, KELLIE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $109,465.74 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, RYAN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,462.25 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THREATTE, LONNIE T Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $109,461.54 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, ZOJA PAVLOVSKIS Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $109,461.47 Date 09/06/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANEY, JAMES DAVID Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,461.05 Date 06/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Albertson Water District Amount $109,460.55 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, GRETCHEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $109,460.40 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURIM, HOWARD E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $109,460.38 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, ANDREW M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,457.50 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, MELODY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,456.87 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, KEVIN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,456.66 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURLANDER, IRENE E Employer name Orange County Amount $109,455.38 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $109,455.09 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAYALIL, SHEELA J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $109,454.67 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, CATHERINE E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $109,454.54 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-JACQUES, BETSEY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $109,454.54 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRACINO, KEVIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $109,454.03 Date 06/27/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, SHERENE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,450.70 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVIGNES, CURLEEN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,450.65 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMACHE, BRIAN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,450.10 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOHN, DONALD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,449.88 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $109,448.82 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMIT, ROMMEL M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,447.19 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ROGER V Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $109,445.00 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPPER, KEVIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $109,443.96 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSETTA, DAVID C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $109,443.82 Date 10/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCA, KENNETH A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $109,442.80 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNACCHIO, NINO J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $109,440.40 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, VINCENT R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $109,440.35 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANTON, CLARICE V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $109,438.87 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAEGDER, GERARD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $109,437.89 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, RODNEY J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $109,436.89 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, VALERIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $109,436.13 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JEFFREY W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $109,436.08 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONA, SANDRO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $109,433.83 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, FLORENCE R Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $109,430.07 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANISH, DAVID P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $109,429.09 Date 07/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARING, MATTHEW B Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $109,428.62 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YACCARINO, LEE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,428.59 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFELT, DANA C Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $109,428.42 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSE, ALISON Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $109,427.80 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMENT, RONALD M Employer name City of Rome Amount $109,426.95 Date 11/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERLIN, CYNDEE D Employer name Department of State Amount $109,426.63 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $109,426.55 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System