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 GORDON, KAYE A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $109,219.16 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOZIE, OGECHUKWU Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $109,219.10 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGUILLI, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $109,217.55 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, WAVNIE R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $109,215.34 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUD-MALCOLM, SHIRLEEN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $109,215.11 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, PETER Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $109,214.27 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, ELSA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,213.74 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATERA, SALVATORE Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $109,213.16 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DAVID L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $109,212.87 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERTIN, JONATHAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,212.11 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $109,211.95 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY S Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $109,210.56 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPKE, KENNETH J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $109,209.77 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JABRIL H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,209.68 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, HAROLD J Employer name Albany County Amount $109,208.90 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONALD F Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $109,208.09 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $109,207.09 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETTEN, WALTER Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,207.00 Date 11/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, JUDITH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $109,206.65 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPETER, JEFFREY A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $109,205.09 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GERALD S Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $109,204.30 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $109,202.44 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, ANDREA H Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $109,200.09 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, THOMAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,200.00 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCA, GERARD J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $109,199.91 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JAYNE M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $109,199.84 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,199.51 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURMAN, DIANE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $109,198.96 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $109,197.23 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXBURY, CATHERINE T Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $109,196.80 Date 10/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, PERRY L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,196.46 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYEISEN, CHRISTINE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $109,195.84 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORROCKS, JOANNE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $109,195.84 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRELL, MICHELLE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,195.06 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,194.00 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNER, GERARD P Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $109,192.23 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, SININA J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $109,191.34 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERELLA, ALAN O Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $109,191.10 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIARA, SALVATORE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $109,190.95 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, STEPHEN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $109,186.84 Date 05/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, ERIC M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $109,186.71 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, LINDA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $109,182.86 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KEVIN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,182.84 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, IVAN N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $109,182.58 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, MARIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,182.30 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, STEPHEN X Employer name Monroe County Amount $109,180.25 Date 07/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, DAVID M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $109,179.13 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIRSKY, MICHAEL K Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $109,178.94 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RONALD J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $109,177.91 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, SCOTT C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $109,177.42 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRK, MARGARET J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $109,177.09 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, SHANNON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,176.55 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, JAMES M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $109,176.04 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGCA, JULIET A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,175.74 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, SHARON D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $109,175.14 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, KAREN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $109,175.14 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, PETER W Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $109,174.07 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIRITO, JOANN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,174.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU GUSTE, YVES Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $109,173.36 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AMANDA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,171.00 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODOVICE, CLAY J Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $109,170.53 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLESIAS, JULIO S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $109,167.21 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, LORETTA R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $109,167.11 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, EVELYN A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $109,167.07 Date 08/22/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, NGHI BOI Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $109,167.07 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, NEIL W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $109,166.79 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTONIO R Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $109,166.41 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOSKA, ROBERT F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,166.29 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, EDWARD I Employer name Greene County Amount $109,165.82 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, RICHARD L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $109,165.69 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DOREEN M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $109,163.40 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, VIRGINIA S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $109,163.10 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SANDRA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $109,159.97 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEHLIN, MURIEL G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $109,158.44 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASETH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $109,155.75 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, VERONICA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $109,153.49 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZKOWSKI, ERIC G Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $109,153.00 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, EDWARD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $109,152.36 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLFAHRT, MICHAEL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $109,151.23 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, VINCENT A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,151.19 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINO-PAO, PATRICIA A Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $109,151.09 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIOLA, MARGARET M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $109,150.25 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADE, VINCENT E Employer name Town of Kent Amount $109,149.84 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $109,148.50 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,146.44 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, STEPHEN W Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $109,143.50 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, KRISTINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $109,139.51 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEEBERGER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $109,138.36 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $109,137.55 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRESTO, ROCCO S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $109,137.34 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABUSIN, ERIC F Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $109,136.38 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECABE, JANE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,136.25 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,136.17 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SCOTT M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $109,134.34 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, JAMES J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $109,133.80 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, NATALIE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,133.44 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, JOSEPH Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $109,131.57 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $109,131.38 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, JAMES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,125.49 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, DANIEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $109,125.17 Date 04/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System