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 DANNIBLE, ANDREW K Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $108,665.50 Date 07/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILAMKURTY, LAKSHMI C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $108,664.08 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERBRUN, MARK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,661.71 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, JASON Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,660.43 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELTMAN, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $108,659.98 Date 11/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMICH, PATRICK K Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $108,659.84 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUDAHY, DAVID M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $108,658.98 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,658.54 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, DAVID Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $108,657.95 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, WILLIAM A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $108,652.53 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBELL, MARK R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $108,650.96 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZ, RONALD D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $108,650.87 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $108,650.71 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYTON, MARK R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $108,650.65 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, JOONG HEE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $108,649.67 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALYZADA, FARID S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $108,648.46 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIODO, CHRIS N. Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $108,648.30 Date 08/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATITUCCI, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,647.70 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, FRANK Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,647.35 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $108,646.98 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, ROBERT A, II Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,646.16 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DANIELLE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,646.13 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CRAIG Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,644.14 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, MATTHEW R Employer name West Hempstead Water District Amount $108,643.35 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SHAWN C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $108,637.83 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSU, TOLULOPE O Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,637.53 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARTIN L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $108,636.04 Date 01/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ADAM D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $108,635.95 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIAVILLO, VITO D Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $108,635.83 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOKKU, MALLIKARJUNA R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,635.16 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLORES, NORBERTO Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,635.16 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,635.16 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, OREL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,635.16 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRAHEM, SUZY W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $108,635.10 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEGER, GARY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,633.02 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, SCOTT D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $108,632.94 Date 04/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FEO, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,632.66 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MELANIE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,632.25 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROPHY, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $108,632.09 Date 01/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTON, DOUGLAS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $108,632.00 Date 02/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEBE, HANS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $108,632.00 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,631.93 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, RICHARD J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $108,631.53 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKALIGER, GAIL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,630.20 Date 08/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBLEY, WANDA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,630.07 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, ROBERT M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,628.00 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, DEAN W Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $108,627.27 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, JOHN P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,625.58 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLS, EDWARD H Employer name City of Rye Amount $108,625.21 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, CAROL H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,624.94 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $108,624.08 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $108,623.39 Date 10/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $108,621.52 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RALPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,620.73 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, MICHAEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,620.73 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, JOHN Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $108,620.73 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNO, CRISTINA B Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $108,618.87 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVASTANO, GAIL M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,617.69 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $108,614.30 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDONE, SCOTT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,613.24 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAROD, JOLANTA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $108,610.84 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $108,610.50 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AZZOPARDI, RICHARD A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $108,610.19 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PHILIP B H Employer name Department of State Amount $108,610.06 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITA, LYNNE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,607.20 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SEAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,604.13 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DEVIN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,603.94 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUONKER, THOMAS G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,603.56 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIM D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,603.56 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKMIRE, GARY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,603.56 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAURA C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,603.56 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZETTEK, CHARLES M, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,603.56 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, DENNIS W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,602.00 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ADAM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,601.12 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, JEANNIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,600.64 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICINSKI, JOSEPH W Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $108,600.51 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, MICHAEL A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $108,599.70 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, JONATHAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,597.37 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVS, YVES J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,592.95 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELLELLIS, MOLLY J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $108,592.89 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, CLARK W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $108,589.43 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, MARK J Employer name City of Utica Amount $108,588.50 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURPERO, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,588.07 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, NATHAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,586.08 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOVE, GUY W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,585.31 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASNIEWSKI, BERNARD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $108,583.87 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNELL, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $108,582.34 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,582.29 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, KERRY P Employer name City of Rye Amount $108,582.24 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, NELLY M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $108,581.81 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKSCHLAEDER, JOHN C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $108,580.88 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN, ALBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,579.81 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, ROBERT, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,579.58 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECUYER, TAMARA Y Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $108,578.86 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATTELLI, RICHARD J Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $108,578.65 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERLE, RICHARD K Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $108,578.60 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, KERRY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $108,576.71 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROKA, RANDY Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $108,575.97 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MICCO, MICHELE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $108,574.63 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUGEL, RAYMOND P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $108,574.26 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System