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 SANDHU, DENIZ Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DONALD A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $107,092.54 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGZA, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWISS, MICHAEL B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $107,092.54 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESRICK, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $107,092.54 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, DAVID H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $107,092.54 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, DIANE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $107,092.54 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, KEITH D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPOINTE, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, WENDELL RAMAT Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, HENRY, III Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERO, RONALD J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DAVID K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, OWEN P, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MERTON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, THOMAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAPE, ERNEST J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, PETER W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZELL, RICHARD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 05/21/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, THOMAS Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, THOMAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, ROBERT T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, THOMAS L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/13/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, SUSAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MO, SIU HONG Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, RANDALL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, SALLY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETSON, TIMOTHY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOUT, JOHN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSANTVOORD, PHILIP G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/19/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCH, CAROL A Employer name Education Department Amount $107,092.54 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERIC L Employer name Education Department Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Education Department Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEVEN R Employer name Education Department Amount $107,092.54 Date 09/10/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIK, DAVID Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, JAMES D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDET, JEAN C, JR Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $107,092.54 Date 12/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUCKI, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,092.54 Date 11/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIM, THOMAS A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,092.54 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, DAVID Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MARY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CHERYL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINTZ, JOHN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, PAUL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZEMBO, THOMAS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 05/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODELL, WILLIAM R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, PAMELA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 12/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNES, GERALD S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, DAVID R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 10/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCFARLAND, JOHN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, ALOK K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, LAWRENCE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPI, PHILIP Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,092.54 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERUBERTIS, VINCENT P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,092.54 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, SCOTT D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, REID E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, JAMES E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $107,092.54 Date 11/21/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, KAREN H Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JAMES P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $107,092.54 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O' BRIEN, SEAN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $107,092.54 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, CHARLES T, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONE, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $107,092.54 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRERETON, RONALD A V Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $107,092.40 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKEMAN, JOANNE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $107,091.08 Date 10/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWTIN, ROEBERYL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $107,088.82 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMRO, ROBERT J Employer name Ulster County Amount $107,088.63 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BILL J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $107,088.21 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, ROBERT Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,088.01 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $107,086.51 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONRAD, JOHN J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $107,085.26 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, THOMAS S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,084.99 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ROSE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $107,084.89 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, TED J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,083.77 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHALE, PAUL F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,081.78 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DEAN M Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $107,081.25 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EDWARD D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,081.03 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, DENNIS W Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $107,080.96 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOHN W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,080.74 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLATE, ALBERT F Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,080.36 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, HAROLD Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,080.18 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, ROBERT D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,078.60 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNER, JOHN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,077.38 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTEUS, WILLIAM A Employer name Putnam County Amount $107,077.25 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADUMEYE-ALSTON, JOYCE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $107,075.00 Date 08/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIOTTO, SUSAN A Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $107,074.14 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZO, NICOLA Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $107,073.75 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, RONALD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,072.00 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, LOUIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,072.00 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ELIZABETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,072.00 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERGREN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,072.00 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILEGGI, SHELBY H Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $107,070.33 Date 01/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HADLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $107,069.83 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,069.03 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, DAVID G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,067.19 Date 08/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIXTED, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,067.01 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System