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 MAC CHEYNE, ROBERT S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $107,066.87 Date 02/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRILLER, JOHN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $107,064.02 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADDEN, VINCENT R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,063.75 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ERIC O Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,062.00 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLERE, SEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $107,060.36 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER-RENNIE, SUSAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $107,059.57 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JAMES R Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $107,057.72 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBACCIA, MARYALICE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $107,056.21 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDREA, ROBERT A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,055.45 Date 09/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,054.00 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKEY, JAMES C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,050.11 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBY, EDMOND J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,049.25 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUCHS, MOSHE L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,049.06 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WETERING, RUSSELL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,047.96 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, ABDUL Z Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $107,047.78 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Albany Amount $107,045.11 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,044.83 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZEL, STAN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $107,044.09 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, GERALD R, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $107,042.44 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, ROBERT B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $107,039.65 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSSEIN, LINDA S Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $107,039.03 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOGUE, JOSEPH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $107,038.96 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ANTONIO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $107,038.95 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, YOHANCE O Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $107,038.62 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, ERIC Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $107,038.62 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANBORN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,036.42 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, STEPHEN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,035.39 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, PETER A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,035.19 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY-NEFF, SARA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,031.60 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JAMES Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $107,030.92 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, JOSEPH G Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $107,029.74 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATTORFF, MATTHEW E Employer name Riverhead Sewer District Amount $107,029.70 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,029.37 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONANNO, PAUL E Employer name Erie County Amount $107,028.06 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,027.53 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, BRIAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $107,027.29 Date 12/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHAWN W Employer name Erie County Amount $107,027.22 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, COLLEEN C Employer name Erie County Amount $107,026.98 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDEN, JAMES P Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,026.77 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, ROBERT C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,026.63 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAFARDINI, MICHAEL F Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,026.45 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, MARLENE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $107,024.07 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIERNAN, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,023.17 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, GERARDO T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,022.47 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Chemung County Amount $107,021.10 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYTAIAN, DAVID N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,016.00 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCUE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $107,015.54 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JESSE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,013.56 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DANIEL B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,012.89 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUHR, CHARLENE Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $107,012.59 Date 06/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKLITZ, HEIDE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $107,011.25 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, KATHERINE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,011.00 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROZZA, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,010.97 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SERVANDO J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,009.47 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RUBY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,009.43 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVESE, BRENDAN C Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $107,008.40 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAVERO, JAMES J Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,008.16 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCO, STEPHEN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,008.16 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, GARY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,007.74 Date 11/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, SEAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,007.57 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTESI, MICHAEL J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $107,007.43 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, KATHRYN E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $107,006.90 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ARISTOTLE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,004.58 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, THEUDIA A M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $107,003.23 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATNER, ALAN D Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $107,002.09 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGBAUM, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $107,001.84 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANG, DENNIS Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,000.14 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, SHARON Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $107,000.06 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, THOMAS Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $106,999.96 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAJES, CHERYL MARITES Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $106,998.12 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, IRENE K Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,997.91 Date 07/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRIO, JONATHAN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,997.82 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAKTSIRLIS, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,996.45 Date 12/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOGAN, DEBRA K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $106,994.29 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOHN A Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $106,992.89 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHAZA, COLLINS I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $106,991.99 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFFENBACH, MARK J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $106,991.49 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEMS, ROBERT L Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $106,991.17 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, MICHAEL F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,990.84 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER MEULEN, WAYNE J, JR Employer name Monticello Joint Fire District Amount $106,988.66 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, CARL E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,987.11 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENTON, RANDALL S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,983.70 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, PETER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,981.23 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, DENZEL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,980.68 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCUZZI, MARK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,980.57 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINATERI, ANTHONY F Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,979.28 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUNER, MICHAEL E Employer name Putnam County Amount $106,978.52 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUVENC, MARC Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,976.15 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTI, THOMAS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,974.54 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $106,974.10 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JEANNE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,972.07 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, ANN T Employer name Education Department Amount $106,971.78 Date 08/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $106,970.14 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ANTONIO M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,968.99 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $106,968.68 Date 09/11/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, GLENN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,968.59 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGG, JOHN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,967.90 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $106,967.21 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $106,965.98 Date 04/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, BIRDENA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $106,965.48 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System