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 BEYER, HILLARY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,563.82 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,563.82 Date 07/27/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBUAGU, NOBLE O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,563.82 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHET, CHARNI Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $107,561.10 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACELLI, BRIAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,560.71 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISSONETTE, TODD E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,560.64 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, COLLETE M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $107,560.38 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, MAURLENE P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $107,560.26 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, PATRICK M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $107,560.14 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, PAMELA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,559.92 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JONATHAN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $107,559.92 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, DONALD F Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $107,558.56 Date 05/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAFFORD, KEVIN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,557.89 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CHERYL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,556.84 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JONATHAN D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $107,556.27 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLUDZINSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $107,555.06 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERON, NATASHA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,553.90 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYDE, JEFFREY G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $107,553.60 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERS, BARRY W Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,551.94 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLIS, MINDY G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $107,551.21 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTISS, PAUL R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,550.82 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECTOL, BRYAN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,550.22 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANGEL, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $107,549.42 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, BRENDAN M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $107,545.33 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SONG, GANG Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $107,544.66 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLANSKI, MARK A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $107,544.62 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, STUART Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,544.47 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEICK, SUSAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,544.23 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRASELLA, JUSTIN W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,544.01 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCA, EILEEN F Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $107,542.82 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALERA, MICHAEL N Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,541.76 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVITSKY, BRIAN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,541.06 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUSO, MICHAEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,540.42 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, CAREN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $107,540.42 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUMARRA, JOHN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,539.49 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCETTE, PATRICIA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $107,539.25 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, CARYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,536.48 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, QAMRUL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,536.00 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, ANNETTE LORRAINE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $107,535.37 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNELL, JANE HEALY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,534.70 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, BORIS Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $107,534.11 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, MARK J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $107,533.81 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, ROBERT V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,533.14 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, TIMOTHY C Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $107,532.45 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, SAMUEL A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $107,531.40 Date 02/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, EILEEN G Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $107,531.10 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAKHAN, SAMSUDEEN K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,530.02 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENECE, MERLANGE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,530.02 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEBRA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $107,530.00 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLESAR, JOHN J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $107,529.98 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, EMIL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $107,529.83 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLO, KAREN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $107,529.78 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOHN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,529.24 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,529.24 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAD, MEDHAT Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,529.24 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBULI, HENRY M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $107,529.24 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFIN, CHRISTINE R Employer name Erie County Amount $107,529.18 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, JOHN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,528.67 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GREG A Employer name Orange County Amount $107,528.53 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LORETTA J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $107,526.56 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINERT, JEAN G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $107,525.34 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DENISE N Employer name Cornell University Amount $107,525.15 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CLYDE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,524.78 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,524.55 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MAUREEN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $107,522.10 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, JOSEPH M, III Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $107,520.19 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DAVID M Employer name Orange County Amount $107,520.18 Date 11/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITE-ROTTMANN, LISA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $107,518.06 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROWSKI, JOSEPH W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,517.29 Date 05/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SALILAMMA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,516.76 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, NEAL D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,516.76 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITFELLER, MARGARET H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $107,515.91 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LYNN M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $107,515.06 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CURTIS R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $107,513.48 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,511.58 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEXTER, STEVEN L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $107,511.23 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROOKER, SCOTT J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $107,510.57 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUIN, CHARLES L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,510.50 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORK, ERIK T Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $107,510.23 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATTI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $107,510.11 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELFA, SCOTT W Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,509.20 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBORD, JONATHAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,508.67 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIN, ANTONY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $107,507.34 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDLANDER, VALERIE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $107,504.28 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, RAMON J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,503.43 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, SUZETTE A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $107,502.89 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LINDA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,502.20 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBITZ, KAREN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,502.20 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, MILDRED Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,502.20 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL ROBERT Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,502.20 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOSEPH B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,501.94 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKELLO, JOAB Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,501.42 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENREICH, NATHAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $107,500.90 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JUDITH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,500.12 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESORBO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,500.12 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, DEBRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,500.12 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DENISE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $107,499.86 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZARELLA, DONALD D Employer name Village of Depew Amount $107,499.72 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORBETT, CONOR P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,499.67 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SGRO, MICHAEL K Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $107,499.49 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System