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 HESS, CHAD S Employer name Poland CSD Amount $107,633.07 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-WILLIAMS, PHYLLIS E Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,632.46 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, JOSEPH E, II Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,630.90 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, ANNE Z Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $107,629.37 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, THEYAMMA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $107,627.75 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLARD, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $107,626.64 Date 04/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVALLI, LIVIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,626.22 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CICERO, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $107,626.04 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GLEN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,625.25 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOOSBY, ALCINA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,624.39 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECUM, KIEL J W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $107,624.12 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIER, ALAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,623.88 Date 01/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYPRESS, DARLEEN L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $107,623.19 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JOHN R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $107,622.71 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, THOMAS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $107,622.13 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JEFFREY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHIKARA, STARLING J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANNEY, GEORGE W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUM, DEBBIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMURA, WLADYSLAW F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, THOMAS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,621.02 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECK, RONALD E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,621.02 Date 04/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, TOBY W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,620.09 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRAN, KAREN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHARIM, CAREN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORBAS, STEPHANIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 07/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MAKARIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBAUM, MICHELLE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, DANIELLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNACE, JOHN-PAUL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, WIENIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKANJIL, WINSTON Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, SHELLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMORATO, ANTONIETTA U Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 06/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, NOREEN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTINI, MELISSA-JEAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, HOLLY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,619.64 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, LOUIS P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $107,618.24 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,617.91 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIUBAN, JEREMY N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,617.65 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIN, ALICE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,616.42 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOKOWSKI, KAL Employer name Fairport Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $107,615.82 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, CORY E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $107,613.78 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, WILLARD L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,613.70 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, AUDREY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,612.98 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMARTH, GEORGE W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,610.88 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATESSINO, THOMAS C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,610.15 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATRICIA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $107,609.84 Date 07/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCA, ERWIN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,609.84 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROGER Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,609.84 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBI, CASIMIR E Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $107,609.84 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, BENJAMIN H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $107,609.32 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMES P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $107,609.32 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MICHELLE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,605.21 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOUROT, ADAM R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $107,605.21 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, JOHN W Employer name Albertson Water District Amount $107,604.00 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPKOVIC, NICHOLAS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,602.30 Date 12/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINO, BRANDON R Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $107,601.64 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUNUSOV, EDUARD D Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $107,601.57 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, HECTOR R, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $107,599.69 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, ROSITA P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,598.66 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHNHAUSER, JOAN S Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $107,597.02 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULLER, GREGG R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $107,596.73 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEVINGTON, SUSAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $107,596.17 Date 12/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, ANN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $107,595.80 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, JIMMIE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,593.20 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, JUNE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,593.20 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCTIERNAN, CHARLES P Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $107,591.09 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,589.97 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $107,587.27 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAUHAN, LUBNA Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,586.96 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,586.96 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, EDWARD Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $107,586.19 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MICHAEL H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,585.48 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LAREN, BRIAN K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,582.10 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORIELLO, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,580.75 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLONO, MILLICENT D Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $107,580.32 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORCIARI, AL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $107,579.54 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, ROBBY C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,578.58 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELVIN, MARY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,578.35 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, SEAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,576.53 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIOU, CHRIS C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,575.78 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, SERGE J M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,575.78 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBINI, ROBERT J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,575.78 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,575.17 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, WAYNE P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $107,572.21 Date 12/11/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETERVILLE, DESTINY N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,570.28 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHADWELL, AARON T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $107,568.96 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,567.58 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELNICK, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,567.23 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTZKER, LAURIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,566.54 Date 11/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAMIN, CECILIA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,566.19 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZON, RICHARD Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,565.73 Date 01/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCK, PENNY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,565.66 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, ROBERT G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,565.38 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,564.60 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, FRANCINE K Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,564.12 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System