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 WILDERMUTH, MICHAEL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $109,022.04 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,021.90 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, FRANK H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,021.70 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, FREDERICO G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $109,020.26 Date 04/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,016.24 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANTHONY R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,012.93 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, NATHANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,011.62 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRETTA, NEIL C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $109,009.54 Date 03/14/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, JASON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $109,009.48 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUSICE, RICHARD S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $109,007.55 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATKOSKY, BRANDON Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $109,006.13 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SUSAN Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $109,006.01 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $109,004.06 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWER, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,003.03 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHI, EDMOND C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $109,000.84 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLINO, JOSEPH S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $108,999.02 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUDIO, LOPE, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,998.68 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUTZENBERG, FRANK H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $108,997.12 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, FRANK S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $108,996.64 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHRWOLD, KELVIN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,996.01 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, JONATHAN A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $108,994.29 Date 02/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORCHON, RAYMONDE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,992.27 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, STEVEN C Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $108,992.10 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTERMAN, EDUARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,992.00 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPSEE, MICHAEL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,990.56 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETROCOLA, DENNIS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,990.00 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREK, JOHN J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $108,989.07 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CHRISTINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,988.62 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMY J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,986.84 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, EMILIE-ANNE S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $108,985.94 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CINDY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,985.39 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, CHARLENE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $108,985.33 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CHERYL E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $108,984.27 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BERNADETTE V M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,977.30 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONEISER, LAURA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,975.43 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNGERLEIDER, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $108,974.29 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTEAD, BRUCE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,972.85 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, MARIE YVA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $108,972.53 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER-OGLESBY, CECILIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $108,971.84 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZELUSNIAK, SUSAN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $108,971.63 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, BRUCE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,970.05 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RANDALL M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $108,969.41 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHINGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,969.14 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTKA, STEPHEN B Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $108,967.37 Date 06/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, MICHAEL I Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,966.75 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, HEATHER ANN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $108,965.97 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, RICHARD R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $108,965.56 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX-FRAZER, LYNDA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $108,964.74 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ELIZABETH C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $108,961.71 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, SHAWN B Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $108,961.04 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILGRAM, KATHERINE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $108,960.94 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, RAJU Employer name Greenburgh Housing Authority Amount $108,960.16 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRELFA, MICHAEL F Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $108,960.08 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUTTI, LAURO F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $108,959.90 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, MELISSA A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $108,959.61 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LYN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $108,959.46 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $108,952.30 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JOSE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $108,950.35 Date 09/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDNEY, LEONARD G Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $108,949.88 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, FRANCES E Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $108,946.24 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,946.10 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, WILLIAM B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $108,945.06 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, GEORGE E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $108,945.06 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $108,943.80 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISSNER, KEVIN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,943.58 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LAUREN FRANCES Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,942.95 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARK A Employer name Orange County Amount $108,942.01 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,941.92 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DANILO E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,940.69 Date 05/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, KERRY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $108,940.33 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, MARK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,940.00 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,939.70 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, PAUL T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $108,938.41 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $108,937.84 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERDUE, DEVRIN L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $108,937.71 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBICKI, ROBERT L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,935.49 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMIRSKI, MATTHEW Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $108,934.28 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, DONNA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $108,934.00 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHY, SHEILA MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,933.61 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYLOZYNSKI, WALDEMAR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,932.95 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBFINGER, ADAM T Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $108,930.22 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, ALEXANDER Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $108,930.05 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KENNETH L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $108,928.65 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMSBEE, AMY JO Employer name Columbia County Amount $108,927.62 Date 11/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, PETER J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $108,927.26 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ARMONDO Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $108,925.83 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, BEVERLY A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $108,924.00 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSAN, LYNN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $108,923.59 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUK, DIANE P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,922.49 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORECE-RUIZ, CORINA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $108,922.24 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,921.96 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, CHARLES Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,921.88 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDOCHI, JOHN F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $108,921.72 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, CONNIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,921.72 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, RICHARD C Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,921.72 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIFER, MARC Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,921.72 Date 07/22/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIVITIS, MARIE I Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,921.72 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORENSTEIN, ALLAN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $108,921.72 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBER, ISIDORE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $108,921.72 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ANGELINA D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $108,921.72 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System