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 CARLI, MARY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $108,762.92 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBERG, MALIKA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,759.55 Date 12/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIER, JOYCE K Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $108,759.40 Date 08/31/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFFLE, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,758.00 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JENNIFER B Employer name Education Department Amount $108,757.71 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLASKI, KENNETH R Employer name Albertson Water District Amount $108,756.36 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSNER, PAUL W Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $108,754.42 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOATES, SAMUEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,753.85 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DONALD E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,750.54 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, DEAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $108,750.27 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLBAN, ZOYA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,748.34 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, JAMES J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $108,748.23 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTACHE, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,748.15 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRENDAN J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,748.15 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, TYRONE J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,748.15 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, VINCENT J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,748.15 Date 12/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICINIC, PHILLIP Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,748.15 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, PATRICK Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,748.15 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DENISE, MRS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,742.56 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, MARK A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $108,740.96 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAI, EDWARD S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $108,740.58 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $108,740.21 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, PAUL M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $108,740.04 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ANTHONY P, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,739.51 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENNIS J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $108,738.68 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWOKA, JULIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $108,738.03 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, SAJAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $108,737.92 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO-RODRIGUEZ, ESMERALDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,737.90 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $108,737.08 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATRONICA, JANET Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $108,736.34 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANETIS, ANTHONY G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $108,735.98 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,735.75 Date 04/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHUMICKY, LISA J Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $108,735.66 Date 09/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACH, RHONDA Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $108,735.37 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUBERT NAVETTA, LYNN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,735.32 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, WAYNE M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $108,733.12 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEZIALE, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $108,732.36 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, HUGH G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $108,732.32 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANA, SORIN Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $108,730.36 Date 04/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KENNETH R Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $108,729.28 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,725.78 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, KAREN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $108,725.09 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL SAYED, NAZIH H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,720.81 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIENIA, CAESAR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,719.51 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Village of Massena Amount $108,719.47 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENSON, ALVIN O Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,718.11 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, THOMAS M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $108,717.84 Date 12/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORO, NORMA L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $108,717.69 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWOTNIK, BISHOP M Employer name Town of Rye Amount $108,716.36 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JASON P Employer name City of Beacon Amount $108,713.56 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHULL, MARK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,713.12 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOEN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $108,710.87 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENSHTERN, BORIS Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $108,710.64 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFED, MARK S Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $108,709.54 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALDO, PETER J Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $108,707.44 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, HECTOR M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,706.97 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, AMY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $108,706.95 Date 08/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, KRISTIN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $108,706.91 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, THOMAS A, SR Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $108,706.31 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, THOMAS M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,701.26 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, MATTHEW Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $108,700.80 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOMPORA, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,700.55 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, CYNTHIA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,700.03 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, THERESA Employer name Erie County Amount $108,699.15 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, NICHOLAS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,697.28 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOHLE, MARTIN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $108,696.22 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNACCA, JUDE S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $108,695.85 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAWRIGHT, SHAWN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,695.77 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAH-COOPER, SUSAN M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $108,694.82 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, KEITH J Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,693.94 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDELL, MARY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $108,693.24 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $108,692.86 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHIRLEY D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $108,691.53 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $108,691.18 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LISA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $108,689.69 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,689.55 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARIP, RAUL A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $108,688.84 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $108,688.41 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, ROBYN A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $108,688.11 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIN, DAVID I Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $108,684.10 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, APRIL P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $108,683.62 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENN, DIANE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $108,682.32 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSACK, DEBORAH C Employer name Ulster County Amount $108,681.06 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIENGER, STEPHEN Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $108,680.71 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, PHILIP A Employer name Niagara County Amount $108,680.63 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, BRIAN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,680.52 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANCOLA, MARK E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $108,680.35 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUME, ANGELA T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $108,680.19 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURLYCHEK, MEGAN C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $108,679.54 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMINS, DANIEL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $108,678.98 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRAKEPEDES, RUSSELL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,677.99 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, THOMAS K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $108,673.81 Date 07/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, LYNETTE B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $108,673.22 Date 10/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,672.41 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JOAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,671.36 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERS, MARK J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $108,669.52 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELYSER, ANDREW G Employer name Monroe County Amount $108,667.63 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, SIMONE S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $108,667.12 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, MICHAEL T Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $108,665.93 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, WILLIAM A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,665.84 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System